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Le Petit Prince de Paris

#368 of 13,474 Restaurants in Paris
Certificate of Excellence
$$$
Neighborhood:
Quartier Latin
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12 rue de Lanneau | 12,rue de Lanneau, 75005 Paris, France
33143547726
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7:00 pm - 11:45 pm
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Mon - Thu 7:00 pm - 11:45 pm
Fri - Sun 7:00 pm - 12:30 am
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Buzzards Bay, Massachusetts
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13 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A gem of a place that I had been made aware by a friend. No plan to go there but when I'd done extensive walkin in the Panthéon, Sorbonne, Grand Mosque of Paris, and stumbling upon a Roman amphitheater I found myself realizing I was near this place. GPS on phone led my walk. Famished I entered a small, cozy,... More 

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38 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Quirky little restaurant with cosy atmosphere and great food. Salmon Caparccio was excellent, as was pork cheeks. Service was also great. Would happily return.

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Setubal, Portugal
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

This experience was fantastic! From the meal, to the drinks and the music... Everything was exceptional. Thank you! Will go back for sure.

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Berkeley, California
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76 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were directed to this quaint restaurant by a friend who taught at the Sorbonne. She stated that it has delicious food and extremely friendly wait staff. It is all true. So much so that we ate there twice during our week in Paris. We were greeted and seated at our reservation time (2030 hrs), all 4 of us has... More 

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Turin, Italy
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57 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I'd refrain from defining this as a quintessential parisian restaurant. The interior is somehow oddly put together, close to pretentious is some aspects but with some cheap touches, which contribute to creating a dissonant image. For example: incredibly ornate red chalices and paper towel. A clash of cultures, almost. The service was quite lacking as well, since we only got... More 

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San Francisco, California
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29 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a delightful restaurant charming decor, lovely serving staff, and very delicious and interesting food. Highly recommend, we would go back when next in Paris

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melanieka, Propriétaire at Le Petit Prince de Paris, responded to this review

Thank you for your so nice message. We are very sensitive tthat our restaurant you've enjoyed and that you are receptive to what we seek to share with our guests. We hope to see you soon and share a glass of champagne together on behalf of the French-American friendship. Reza et toute l'équipe du Petit Prince de Paris More 

Houston, Texas
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20 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had a wonderful, relaxed meal here. The service was excellent and the prices were very reasonable for the prix fixe dinner. Would recommend to anyone looking for a low key, neighborhood restaurant in the Latin Quartier not over run with tourists.

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Melbourne, Australia
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26 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

An absolute delight . Amazing food well priced ( check you their set menu option - entree and main 24€. Wonderful friendly service ( especially fumbling my way through with French ) . Best . Amazing .

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Thank Kerry W
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17 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2016

We had a 3 course dinner here. Everything was FABULOUS!!!!! Salmon and arugula starter....sooooo fantastic. Beef and gratin-type potatoes for our entree. Wait staff was patient and attentive. My daughter (age 11) ate everything. One of our best meals in Paris! Charming location too.

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Ottawa, Canada
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7 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2016

Fabulous food, traditional atmosphere, a bit of a quirky place, not cheap but so much better than what you would get at a tourist trap in say the latin quarter for the same cost.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$20 - $45
Cuisine
French, European
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Special occasions, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 pm - 12:30 am
Monday
7:00 pm - 11:45 pm
Tuesday
7:00 pm - 11:45 pm
Wednesday
7:00 pm - 11:45 pm
Thursday
7:00 pm - 11:45 pm
Friday
7:00 pm - 12:30 am
Saturday
7:00 pm - 12:30 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12 rue de Lanneau | 12,rue de Lanneau, 75005 Paris, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Ile-de-France  >  Paris>  > Quartier Latin
  • Neighborhood: Quartier Latin
  • Phone Number: 33143547726
Description
Located in the historic "Quartier Latin", close to the Pantheon and the location of the ancient Gallo-Roman baths, "Le Petit Prince de Paris" was an old tavern in 1450 Transformed into mansion, it will become in 1976 the signature restaurant of all Paris. Since then, Le Petit Prince de Paris did not fail in its reputation for firm favorite and has the motto gourmet edited by Bernard Saw "There is no love more sincere than that of good food." This traditional Parisian restaurant open every evening from 19 pm until midnight 30 invites you to discover in a cosi and warm decor, fine and family card ready to seduce the palate of all, a great value for money. Its menu, prepared using only fresh products, offering a subtle blend of traditional French cuisine and the flavors of the world. Privatized every noon of the week and the weekend for receptions from 40 people, Le Petit Prince de Paris rivals creativity to make your event an exceptional moment! Here is an invitation to discover or rediscover this address to the typical style of old Paris and the warm authenticity.

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Staying in Quartier Latin

Neighborhood Profile
Quartier Latin
The Latin Quarter bursts with intellectual life, architectural splendor and ongoing merriment. The small streets are filled with classical buildings, student bars and lively eateries while the squares are dominated by historic monuments. The area is defined by the 800-year-old Sorbonne University, where Latin once prevailed, and is famous for the Pantheon which celebrates the great men and women of France. During the day students rush from classes to the library and intellectuals people watch from the terraced cafés. As night time falls the surrounding establishments fill up and the merriment really begins. The liveliest parts are around Rue Mouffetard, lined with crêperies and international street food eateries, and Place de la Contrescarpe characterised by terraced brasseries, this neighborhood provides real nourishment for the mind, belly, and soul.
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