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Au Vieux Colombier

65 rue de Rennes, 75006 Paris, France
+33 1 45 48 53 81
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  • Excellent42%
  • Very good38%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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“cheeseburger” (5 reviews)
“duck confit” (7 reviews)
“fries” (7 reviews)
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French, European
$$ - $$$
65 rue de Rennes, 75006 Paris, France
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Reviewed April 2, 2016

Stopped in for dinner, cold and hungry. Found friendly service and great food. My kid had a croque monsieur and fries, which were excellent, and I had curry chicken salad, also very good. We shared a crème brûlée for dessert, which they put a candle...More

1  Thank lparsmanc
Reviewed March 9, 2016

We stumbled upon this place while wandering St Germain. We only had drinks, and the price of a bottle of wine is quite steep - but if you like a nice wine with a nice atmosphere - you will love this place. The service was...More

1  Thank cwagsg
Reviewed March 9, 2016

Good food, pleasant, young staff, and charming mix of old French style cafe and hip modern bistro. Perfect spot for a French bistrot lunch - don't miss their plats du jour. Very busy at lunch time, you might have to wait a few minutes if...More

Thank 214jac
Reviewed January 13, 2016

We'd been there for lunch last year & tried it for dinner tonight. We didn't have a reservation & it wasn't a problem. Friendly service, good atmosphere, pleasant decor and the food was excellent. We both had duck confit and it was superb, juicy, succulent,...More

Thank Servandoni421
Reviewed December 23, 2015 via mobile

the original cooking way. the traditional taste. good to try. cost euro 39 for two one duck one chicken both are good just next to metro saint sulpice, not rennes

Thank immmilk
Reviewed December 16, 2015 via mobile

My friends and I all had a set of duck confit each. It was highly recommended by a variety show in Taiwan. I am not a fan of duck, but as it was highly recommended, I decided to try it. The meat was really tender,...More

1  Thank lirene
Reviewed November 13, 2015

We ate here many times due to the friendly and courteous staff plus the great food. They do speak English but we preferred to converse in Parisian French. There is a great deal of difference between the two. The American version is hard for them...More

1  Thank ewilliams966
Reviewed October 25, 2015 via mobile

We had onion soup and cheeseburger. The soup was really good. Service was really good as well. Nice atmosphere with people watching scene. Good for lunch.

1  Thank Patra T
Reviewed October 10, 2015

I've been here a few times and always revived by this straight forward local café. Yesterday it was an omelet, salad and frites for lunch with a little white wine. It's a small warren of café tables and mirrors, with great views onto the streets,...More

1  Thank ecf1
Reviewed September 13, 2015 via mobile

We just stumbled upon this nice Bistro by chance as we were on our way to Saint Germain for dinner. What a great find. A very small cute Bistro is real Parisian style. Food was great, staff were very pleasant and spoke English. We enjoyed...More

1  Thank GK_10_1972
In Saint-Germain-des-Prés, life is effortlessly chic
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
$15 - $29
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Bar scene, Families with children, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 7:00 PM
8:00 AM - 12:00 AM
8:00 AM - 12:00 AM
8:00 AM - 12:00 AM
8:00 AM - 12:00 AM
8:00 AM - 12:00 AM
9:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 65 rue de Rennes, 75006 Paris, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Ile-de-France  >  Paris>  > Saint-Germain-des-Pres
  • Neighborhood: Saint-Germain-des-Pres
  • Phone Number: +33 1 45 48 53 81
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