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Chez Marcel

#77 of 13,683 Restaurants in Paris
Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
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7 rue Stanislas, 75006 Paris, France
01 45 48 29 94
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
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Mon - Fri 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great food, great service. Be sure to have a reservation as it is a small intimate place but worth planning ahead for.

Thank Robert G
Vernon, Canada
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had dinner here for our last night in Paris and although our meal wasn't great we would definately return. As previously noted it is a small but cosy restaurant with a lovely atmosphere and great staff. Our appetizers were both nice but when our entrees came, not so much. We had both ordered the steak and the owner didn't... More 

Thank Smpza
Toronto, Canada
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27 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Amazing french food... the host is extremely polite and takes time to explain the dishes ... every dish we tried was excellent 😊😊

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 17, 2016 via mobile

A small place - be prepared to enjoy close company of fellow restaurant goers (the place was almost full when we got there(. landlord and waitresses extremely nice; food was very good (but portions not very big). The green beans entree was excellent, and so was the fish of the day, and the desert.

Thank elp4i
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 13, 2016

This was right opposite our hotel so we thought we'd try it. The meat eaters in the family thought it was great but it didn't have a great choice for non meat eaters or cater particularly well for a food intolerance. Nice buzzy atmosphere though.

Thank bluejules2020
Munfordville, Kentucky
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95 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 11, 2016 via mobile

We had reservations on the recommendation of our son. The owner welcomed us with a handshake and a huge smile. It is on a quiet street with tables outside and inside. The food was delicious and the wine too. Prices are reasonable. We truly enjoyed the experience. If you do not speak French don't worry you will be fine.

Thank chellys
London, United Kingdom
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97 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 9, 2016

its been a couple of years but I made it back, its quirky, its small, its great. Just going to the toilet is an experience. The owner was there this time so I got to go in the hidden cellar and wonder about its history. The food was just great. The wine choice was good and the prune aperatife after... More 

Thank John D
Vancouver, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 7, 2016

A truly memorable Parisian bistro-style experience. Great food, great ambience snd great service. Would not hesitate to go back!

Thank Pierre S
Paris, France
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3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 5, 2016 via mobile

We've eaten in a lot of top restaurants around the world and this ranks very high on the list. Every part of the experience was perfect. Merci

Thank jfrucce
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 24, 2016 via mobile

Amazing place small and cosy. Wonderfully fresh authentic French food at its best. Great service and wonderful ambiance and worth booking.

Thank J0ey21

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$5 - $25
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special occasions, Romantic, Local cuisine, Families with children
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
7:30 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7 rue Stanislas, 75006 Paris, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Ile-de-France  >  Paris>  > Saint-Germain-des-Pres
  • Neighborhood: Saint-Germain-des-Pres
  • Phone Number: 01 45 48 29 94

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in Saint-Germain-des-Pres

Neighborhood Profile
In Saint-Germain-des-Prés, life is effortlessly chic and all things are beautiful. The main boulevard is dotted with famed terraced cafés, haut-couture shops, ivy-covered railings and fine-dining restaurants. Antique dealers and art galleries surround the fine art school and small museums hide in unassuming squares. The neighborhood’s namesake church is the oldest in Paris and is the backdrop for talented musicians every weekend. The Luxembourg Gardens house the national senate, splendid lawns and flourishing flower beds. Famous faces and bourgeois Parisians frequent Saint Germain accompanied by the students of Rue Saint Guillaume and Rue des Saints-Pères. This is a neighborhood where afternoon people-watching from a café or playing cards in a brasserie are a key part of the daily fabric.
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