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Bistro Ernest

21 rue de Seine, 75006 Paris, France
+33 1 56 24 47 47
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good26%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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French, European, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
21 rue de Seine, 75006 Paris, France
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We had been told about Bistro Ernest from a friend who lives in Paris. It is the ideal place to converage and eat healthy and heartily with those of you in your party that are meat eaters and those that are not. My husband and...More

Thank Lindy M
Reviewed July 5, 2018

This is a small restaurant with only a few tables. The menu is on a chalkboard, so I believe it is what the chef has fresh or feels like cooking that day, which is fine by me. The night we went there a guitarist/singer was...More

1  Thank T-RexFromTheVille
Reviewed January 4, 2018 via mobile

Our hotel recommended this small Bistro on our last evening in Paris. It is a warm and cozy place with delicious food and a great vibe. The owner was so pleasant and sat down and chatted with us about all sorts of things while we...More

Thank ahk45
Reviewed December 17, 2017

Our lunch recently at Bistro Ernest exceeded our expectations. This lovely place was very close to our apartment during our recent stay in Paris. It's a charming restaurant and a local feel as we seemed like the only tourists in the restaurant. My wife and...More

1  Thank TKeys13
Reviewed October 13, 2017

Not even sure where to start but here we go...........We arrived very late Thursday night for a Bistro (22:30) looking for a local place to get food. We were warmly welcomed and sat immediately. The location is small (seats maybe 20) but comfortable. It was...More

Thank Craig H
Reviewed October 10, 2017

Absolutely appalling meal - frozen lasagne from a microwave and grossly over-priced plonky wine. A miserable meal for two costing over 65 Euros. Has the atmosphere of a down and dirty bar, and there's nothing wrong with it for a quick beer. But don't waste...More

1  Thank wincentiveman
Reviewed July 30, 2017

We went to Bistro Ernest on our last night in Paris to get vegetarian food as a change of pace. The place is very small and informal. The owner is a vegetarian himself, though there were meat and fish dishes on the menu. The food...More

1  Thank Elliott G
Reviewed July 26, 2017 via mobile

Delicious food and had some live music while we were eating. Definitely not touristy, good authentic French food and very local vibe about it

Thank Jason S
Reviewed July 6, 2017 via mobile

This is a lovely little restaurant, the owner speaks English and is always friendly and attentive. The dishes are all very tasty, either the french dishes, meat or vegetarian options. Drinks are also a must since the owner can recommend good wines or some rhum!...More

Thank Hebe P
Reviewed May 4, 2017

its more and more difficult to meet real small bistro en Paris but the lucky one could still explore some option in the Latin barrio where you could find some small cafes and a few bistro like the one name "Bistro Ernest" a tiny place...More

Thank Jean Pierre B
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and all things are beautiful. The main boulevard is
dotted with famed terraced cafés, haut-couture shops,
ivy-covered railings and fine-dining restaurants.
Antique dealers and art galleries surround the fine
art school and small museums hide in unassuming
squares. The neighborhood’s namesake church is the
oldest in Paris and is the backdrop for talented
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$14 - $21
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Special occasions
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 6:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 21 rue de Seine, 75006 Paris, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Ile-de-France  >  Paris>  > Saint-Germain-des-Pres
  • Neighborhood: Saint-Germain-des-Pres
  • Phone Number: +33 1 56 24 47 47
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