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Hippopotamus - CLOSED

Terminal 2 CDG Airport, 95700 Roissy-en-France, France
+33 1 74 37 78 17
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  • Excellent2%
  • Very good8%
  • Average12%
  • Poor23%
  • Terrible55%
Sep 16, 2015
“Management needs to get involved here”
Sep 15, 2015
“A good opportunity to have a quick lunch or dinner while waiting for a flight”
Restaurant Hours Closed
French, American, Steakhouse
$$ - $$$
Terminal 2 CDG Airport, 95700 Roissy-en-France, France
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Reviewed September 16, 2015

We had lunch here while waiting for a flight to Milan. My wife and I spit a bacon cheeseburger and it was excellent……..but that’s about all the good I can say. Service was extremely slow as the staff seemed more interested in talking to each...More

Thank elindoo
Reviewed September 15, 2015

Beef is excellent here and prepared as you wish. Various kind of beef pieces are available. Unfortunately french fries are industrial and not home made... Price are rather moderate but not cheap, for an airport.

Thank David C
Reviewed June 24, 2015

Went here to have a meal before our flight home. Had already visited one of this chains restaurants in Paris which we had liked so opted to try the one at the airport. How disappointed we were this second time of going. We stood behind...More

2  Thank William T
Reviewed June 24, 2015 via mobile

Ordered faux filet. Hardly able to find meat when fat was taken away and meat was hard. Not able to seat near window... Places stayed empty waiting for special guests that never arrived. Go to courtepaille in Roissy for good meat and service.

Thank Gbrusaferro
Reviewed June 9, 2015

Ok, this is not your gastro restaurant but it really achieves its goals: well priced meat dishes for which you don't have to wait forever (it's an airport after all). The service was really friendly too and considering the number of grumpy travellers, this is...More

Thank Ludo-Owen
Reviewed April 17, 2015 via mobile

Rubbish, unfriendly service ... overpriced!! So NOT French service or quality of food. This is not to be recommended.

1  Thank Ian B
Reviewed April 9, 2015

Despite the French claims of culinary excellence, their Capital's airport is a desperately bad place to try and find decent food. I knew about Hippopotamus, therefore my expectations were low. Unfortunately I was disappointed! The staff were Ok if not outstanding. The Afligem beer was...More

1  Thank Radiohead319
Reviewed March 17, 2015

We stopped off for some dinner before our flight. This restaurant is located near terminal 2B (for Easyjet) and has views of the aircraft on the apron outside which is a nice touch. There were plenty of seats available and we were pointed towards our...More

2  Thank Jiggles
Reviewed March 1, 2015

we ate here because we loved the look of the menu,the atmosphere & had some time to kill before our flight home. French is not our first language,however I can "get by" with my small knowledge. We were seated by a lady & quickly given...More

Thank Hannarrbana
Reviewed February 26, 2015 via mobile

Wish I had of checked the reviews before we ate here! Was seated all of 15 minutes and saw 2 mice the waiter seemed to be aware of it and not care??!! This should be closed down

2  Thank Roseline R
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Restaurant Details

Good for
Large groups
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
11:30 AM - 9:30 PM
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Terminal 2 CDG Airport, 95700 Roissy-en-France, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Ile-de-France  >  Val-d'Oise  >  Roissy-en-France
  • Phone Number: +33 1 74 37 78 17
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