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#3,764 of 6,978 French in Paris
#6,599 of 15,460 Restaurants in Paris
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PRICE RANGE
$15 - $22
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French, Bar, European
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Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night, Drinks

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Les Halles
0.2 miles from Centre Pompidou
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Reviewed November 11, 2019 via mobile

What a wonderful restaurant for any meal. Great wait staff, friendly and leisurely. There is a quaint upstairs area to spread out. There is a house cat that meanders all around...very sweet.

Date of visit: November 2019
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Reviewed November 8, 2019

We ate at this restaurant several times as it is across from Westfield Mall and our hotel Agrora. Food is reasonable and good. They also have internet.

Date of visit: October 2019
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Reviewed October 24, 2019

On the edge of a busy square with seating outside, with heaters - handy for a late October meal and drink... This place is really busy and pretty large outside - it is even bigger inside and there aren't too many waiting staff, so you...might expect slow service...not the case at all, the service if excellent and friendly and you don't feel rushed either. For the part of town the food and drink is relatively reasonably priced and my Croque Madame was absolutely lovely - washed down with a couple of french beers and a glass of 'vin rouge'! The square is busy, but if you like people watching and a bistro frontage facing outwards then head here!More

Date of visit: October 2019
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Reviewed October 14, 2019

Came here for lunch and ordered the burgers and they were really delicious, sone of the best burgers we’ve ever had. The cheesecake of the day was also amazing, again one of the best cheesecakes we’ve ever had. The waiter was friendly and attentive from...the start. He laughed with us as we attempted to speak French, we are not the best at the language but know enough of the basics to get us through. Would come here again as we had a great experience.More

Date of visit: October 2019
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Reviewed August 24, 2019 via mobile

We have been to many cafes in Paris and kept coming back to this place because the service was amazing. Louis had the best personality. He was friendly, prompt and so fun. You must visit this place and ask for Louis. At one point Louis...had to clean and Kevin took over and he was great too. Our favorite place!!!More

Date of visit: August 2019
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Reviewed May 12, 2019

Lovely brunch of eggs over easy, bacon, orange juice, coffee/hot chocolate, baguettes, croissants. Everything fresh, served promptly and hot. Really a delightful, and very affordable brunch for four people. Service was just ok, but very friendly. Great location in Les Halles, easy access to multiple...Metro lines. Shouting distance of Centre Pompidou. Would definitely recommend.More

Date of visit: May 2019
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Reviewed May 2, 2019

Top Location. Really friendly staff. Know the place since more than 25 years and all stay cool indeed with also some really fresh products ( listen to the waiters suggestions..) and always all the really lovely atmosphere. What a place. Faithfully,Olli,your friend of Riad Dar...Najat in Marrakech.More

Date of visit: May 2019
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Reviewed October 31, 2018 via mobile

While visiting family in France, we decided to take a day trip in the city of Paris. So on our way to Rue de Rivoli for some shopping, we stopped by Au Père Tranquille. It has a pleasant atmosphere, and we all had the croque...madame which was very good. It was a tad bit pricey considering we just wanted a quick bite to eat, and the service was average, but it was really the perfect amount for lunch and the location was great. I think it would be a good place to meet up with a friend.More

Date of visit: October 2018
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Reviewed October 10, 2018

A delightful evening sitting outside and enjoying lovely September weather. Our server was fun and personable and the food was filling and delicious. The evening's bonus item was the sightless busker entertaining the clientele with his karaoke machine. What a voice! (He received a good...tip, as well.)More

Date of visit: September 2018
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Reviewed September 20, 2018

This place is located near the Forum les Halles (big shopping mall). They have outdoor sitting and to my surprise they more tables inside. It is always busy...indicatin that they have good food. I love the breakfast, the bread and everything.

Date of visit: September 2018
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Historically the central iron-clad market of Paris,
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