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Chai 33

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Bercy / Nation
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33 Cour Saint Emilion, 75012 Paris, France
+33 (0)1 5344-0101
8:00 am - 2:00 am
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Mon - Fri 8:00 am - 2:00 am
Sat - Sun 9:30 am - 2:00 am
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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Waited 30 minutes for a bottled drink, and 20 for the bill! Staff were very un attentive, no sense of urgency and at tines ignorant. May be better when eating but our experience was poor

Thank Jessica B
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21 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 14, 2016

Disinterested waiter but not a problem as only stopped for a drink. Seemed to be very interested if people were ordering food. Not the best but not the worst either.

Thank ShropshireDaffodil
Aurore B, Responsable relations clients at Chai 33, responded to this review

Thank you very much for your review. We are interested of all kinds of customer from a coffe to more ... as we are open from 8 o clock in the morning, until 2 o clock in the (late) evening. Hope you will come back to visit us soon. Best regards. Chai 33 team. More 

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80 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 30, 2016

I had dinner at this lovely restaurant a few night ago. Lovely place and various places from outside - to down-stairs between the barrels of the wine! There is also a bar for those who just wants a drink inside. The menu is in French - but upon request, an English menu is available. The wine-list is great - but... More 

Thank Felix13Fell
Hervey Bay, Australia
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153 reviews
82 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 15, 2016

I had not dined at Chai 33 in years. Being back in Paris meant I could finally get to enjoy an nice meal in this (previously) great place. But, how disappointing it was. On arrival, it appeared that the place had gone from previously smart to now being just another tourist shack. Quite crowded with all sorts of people not... More 

Thank Sam P
Cairo, Egypt
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16 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 20, 2016

We were a group of 4. Fancy crowded place where you see at once people come to socialize and don't care about eating. Waited 55 min. for our orders, after having rejected 3-4 times dishes destined to other tables! I wonder how is this place is organized : empty-handed waiters are running all the place around acting busy... They also... More 

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Singapore, Singapore
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45 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 24, 2016 via mobile

Unique place to have nice dinner. Good and inexpensive wine selection. Decent fusion food with a bit of Thai and Japanese influence. I have to admit that the ambience was the highlight, more than the food. Nearby restaurants were also packed when we were there. It was clearly a hangout place for locals.

Thank Pui P
Toluca, Mexico
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74 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 9, 2016 via mobile

An excellent restaurant in Paris. This area used to be the place wine was brought in Paris from all the wine producers in France. The last alley that survived this area is "cour Saint Emilion." All the restaurants and stores are built in the old caves that used to keep this wine. Chai33 is an excellent restaurant, where you can... More 

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Hoosick Falls, NY
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75 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 7, 2016 via mobile

Four of us . half an hour to get water and order. Food then arrived rather quickly. Sausage was barely warm. Salads looked OK. Forgot to bring coffee which was included. Overpriced, understaffed.

Thank HoosickFalls
Brussels, Belgium
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25 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 3, 2016

As most places at Bercy Village, this restuarant is a kind of tourist trap. Huge, average or zven poor quaility food. At Chai 33 the service is poor. I waited one hour for a very simple starter. Prices are also French. No good quality for the price you pay, but also not much of an alternative at Paris Bercy Village.... More 

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7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed March 18, 2016

On the plus side: they found us a table on a Friday evening at peak hour. Then, everything went wrong. The waiter took our drinks order after 10 minutes. Two drinks ordered, one made its way to the table, part of it was directly spilt on the table. The second one completely failed to appear. We waited 25 minutes, the... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$18 - $121
French, European
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Special occasions, Families with children
Open Hours
9:30 am - 2:00 am
8:00 am - 2:00 am
8:00 am - 2:00 am
8:00 am - 2:00 am
8:00 am - 2:00 am
8:00 am - 2:00 am
9:30 am - 2:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 33 Cour Saint Emilion, 75012 Paris, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Ile-de-France  >  Paris>  > Bercy / Nation
  • Neighborhood: Bercy / Nation
  • Phone Number: +33 (0)1 5344-0101
The restaurant Chai 33 in Paris is near the Bercy Park. It is a warm and welcoming place which specialise in wine tasting. You can choose to dine in the lower part of the restaurant - the Petit Chai, surrounded by barrels of wine. They serve the speciality dishes from the main restaurant here, along with basic meals with a drink included from 11 Euros. Wine lovers can choose from a vast and reasonable priced selection to be tasted with your meal or to be bought to take home at wholesale prices. Huge shelves are filled with colour coded bottles of wine, so choice is definitely not an issue! On the upper floor you'll find the Rose Bar, a cosy area that can be rented out for private parties with great views of the Park.

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Bercy / Nation
Nestled between the Seine, Bastille, and Père Lachaise lies a peaceful side of town where wide avenues and impressive buildings accompany green spaces and small parks. Landscaped havens are plentiful, from the Bercy Park to La Coulée Verte and most impressively the Bois de Vincennes, which even contains a medieval castle on its doorstep. For an escape from the masses head to this calming neighborhood where real Parisians make their homes.
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