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Chai 33

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33 Cour Saint Emilion, 75012 Paris, France
+33 1 53 44 01 01
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9:30 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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Lorient, France
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170 reviews
66 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

I don't usually write about bad restaurants, but this was so pretentious, over-priced and poor that I feel obliged to denounce. Colleagues dragged me there as it was near their hotel. There is an option menu, which I took, but then found the choice was limited to either one fish or one meat dish. I went for fish as factory... More 

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Stockport, United Kingdom
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13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

In the village of Bercy it was nice to find at least one French restaurants as many other types are on offer. The service and food was very good well presented and very well cooked.Service was as you would expect, very pleasant and attentive.A very pleasant night out with my wife and the nicest meal by far we had whilst... More 

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Paris, France
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39 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 22, 2016

we made a reservation to be sure to get a table ; easy to do on line ; dinner is the main restaurant side. you can visit the chai and select your bottle of wine. interesting list for the person who are good testers and like wine and specific wine. just a comment the service has been long at the... More 

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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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18 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 8, 2016 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

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Shropshire
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21 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 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.

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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 

Kabul
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79 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 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 

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Hervey Bay, Australia
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159 reviews
83 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 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 

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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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47 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.

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Toluca, Mexico
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75 reviews
61 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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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$17 - $117
Cuisine
French, European
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Families with children, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
9:30 am - 2:00 am
Monday
8:00 am - 2:00 am
Tuesday
8:00 am - 2:00 am
Wednesday
8:00 am - 2:00 am
Thursday
8:00 am - 2:00 am
Friday
8:00 am - 2:00 am
Saturday
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 1 53 44 01 01
Description
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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Neighborhood Profile
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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