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) #10,999 of 14,585 Restaurants in Paris $$ - $$$ American, Steakhouse,
68 boulevard du Montparnasse, 75014 Paris, France
+33 1 43 20 37 04
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  • Excellent12%
  • Very good33%
  • Average30%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible11%
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American, Steakhouse, Grill
$$ - $$$
68 boulevard du Montparnasse, 75014 Paris, France
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Having decided to eat here with my family, I felt confident having been to one in Lille before and found everything enjoyable if not inspiring, but given the style of place I felt confident. The service was very disjointed, and with a lack of any...More

Thank David D
Hippopotamus_FR, Manager at Hippopotamus, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago
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Cher David, Merci pour votre message. Je suis désolé que la cuisson de votre viande n'ait pas été respectée, d’autant...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Lovely delicious Beef steaks went there with my wife & my Dear high school mate who actually used to live in Paris we love their steaks they have a variety of steaks of course they ask u how u want it cooked(rare, medium rare, medium...More

Thank JWalace79
Hippopotamus_FR, Manager at Hippopotamus, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago
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Cher JWalace79, Merci beaucoup pour votre avis qui nous fait chaud au coeur ! Au plaisir de vous accueillir à...More

Reviewed July 9, 2017 via mobile

We visited the Restaurant for the first Time. It was a recommendation of a friend and we decided to try it! We came late (21:30h) on a saturday but got a table for 4 person very quick. After studying the menue (you can have an...More

Thank Uli S
Hippopotamus_FR, Manager at Hippopotamus, responded to this reviewResponded July 11, 2017

Cher Uli, Thank you very much for your opinion that make us warm in the heart. Pleased to welcome you later. Best regard Ludovic, Directeur Hippopotamus Paris Montparnasse 14e

Reviewed July 7, 2017 via mobile

Went to hippopotamus not expecting much but was pleasantly surprised of the amazing service the owner let us in early and gave us the best burgers and steaks in France, when we came back later he bought our second round of drinks for us.More

Thank Ezra S
Hippopotamus_FR, Manager at Hippopotamus, responded to this reviewResponded July 11, 2017
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Cher Ezra, Merci beaucoup pour votre avis qui nous fait chaud au coeur ! Au plaisir de vous accueillir à...More

Reviewed May 30, 2017

Having had an excellent experience at a Hippopotamus restaurant at La Defence we were by Montparnasse and decided to eat here! What a difference! I chose a Caesar salad which was so different from the one we had eaten before I wouldn't have known it...More

Thank C B
Reviewed April 7, 2017 via mobile

Standard fast casual fare. Not sophisticated but surely appetite pleasing. The tempura style veggies were good. Chicken breast with fries were fine. Enjoy

Thank CanFamily1371
Reviewed March 22, 2017 via mobile

We decided to try this place since it was close to our hotel. It took a long time for a waitress to come to our table. It then took longer to actually get drinks. Th kids meal came before the wine did. Our waitress didn't...More

Thank Arkansastraveler74
Reviewed March 3, 2017 via mobile

Nice, cozy place. The service was fantastic and our waiter received a big tip from us. However, we did not like the food. At all. Both of us had the hamburger with bacon strips. The meat was dry and the burger was flavourless. Maybe burger's...More

Thank Eliran C
Reviewed February 26, 2017 via mobile

My stirloin steak was like chewing gum, and my sister's burger very tastless. Also over priced. Cannot recommend.

Thank Kiia H
Reviewed February 5, 2017

Nice steak with nice atmosphere. Hippopotamus is a nice restaurant family. They accommodate little children with drawing books to keep them busy in their baby chair. It was amazing how i didnt hear any baby crying even though the place was packed with children. The...More

Thank Nietha23
The namesake tower of Montparnasse dominates over the
landscape but the fun part is the throbbing life that
goes on below it. Bright lights, busy cinemas,
brasseries and diners encompass hidden museums and
parks to entertain the masses. Long avenues lead away
from the tower to take you to unsuspecting places and
historical monuments and treasures. In between lie
adorable ivy-covered houses with beams and small
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Large groups
Open Hours
11:00 am - 1:00 am
11:00 am - 1:00 am
11:00 am - 1:00 am
11:00 am - 1:00 am
11:00 am - 1:00 am
11:00 am - 3:00 am
11:00 am - 3:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 68 boulevard du Montparnasse, 75014 Paris, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Ile-de-France  >  Paris>  > Montparnasse
  • Neighborhood: Montparnasse
  • Phone Number: +33 1 43 20 37 04
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