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“Our favourite restaurant”
4 of 5 bubbles Review of Petit Paris

Petit Paris
Ranked #22 of 1,406 Restaurants in Nottingham
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $14 - $39
Cuisines: French, European
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Restaurant details
Good for: Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Business meetings, Families with children, Romantic, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Late Night, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Accepts Visa, Full Bar, Highchairs Available, Private Dining, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff
Description: Situated in the heart of Nottingham City Centre, Petit Paris is the perfect daytime or evening venue for good food, good wine and good company. A friendly and informal atmosphere compliments the authentic French cuisine. It is also within close walking distance of the Theatre Royal, Royal Concert Centre, Corner House Cinema and Trinity Square Car Park.We look forward to seeing you very soon!Restaurant Caters for:-A La Carte Dining - Lunch & Evening, Business Lunches, Home Cooked Food, House Wines & Licensed BarTraditional Food:-There is a daily specials board which compliments the fantastic variety of French and Italian dishes available. Including Pasta, Fish and the French Classics - Brioche, Coq Au Vin, Filet Mignon, Fruits De Mer and Moules Marineres. Mouth watering hand crafted desserts such as Creme Brulee, Tart Tatin, Caramel & Pear Bararois are a must! To view our latest menu - click here
Highcliffe, United Kingdom
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127 reviews
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“Our favourite restaurant”
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 10, 2013

We've been eating at Petit Paris for many years and I can't recall either a bad meal or indifferent service.

The three course 'lunch/pre-theatre' menu is excellent value at £13.95 with a wide choice of standards and daily specials. Unusually, it is possible to upgrade to virtually any dish on the full menu for a very reasonable supplement.

Despite the name, Petit Paris is not very (Paris) French - it is more Franco-Italian (with shades of Provence). Reliable standards include mussels, minute steak frites, fish of the day, lasagne and tagliatelle. Starters often include really nice terrines. Sweets are like works-of-art..

It's very busy at lunchtime but it's a happy buzz and no matter how busy they are we always get the right dish, promptly and correctly cooked. It's best to book for both lunch and pre-theatre.

  • Visited April 2013
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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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“Great food, great atmosphere”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed May 3, 2013

For many years I booked Petit Paris for our Christmas staff party. It was always a great occasion. The staff were always attentive, the food excellent, even for Christmas Parties (sometimes venues get it all wrong for larger parties). I recently went here for a meal with my husband and two friends, and was delighted to find everything was still as good as ever. It was a busy evening, but the service was excellent, and the food delicious. Drinks reasonably priced for a restaurant. Also there was a "buzz" about the place which made for an enjoyable evening too. Definitely recommend this restaurant.

  • Visited April 2013
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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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“Reunion venue”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 26, 2013

Our school reunion has met here for at least 10 years. Food always value for money, excellent specials, very helpful and friendly staff

Visited December 2012
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uk
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“Delicious”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 21, 2013 via mobile

I have eaten here twice recently at lunch time. The second time we had to wait for a table but it is well worth the wait. The menu has a good variety of dishes and the food is delicious. I wouldn't normally go for a dessert but couldn't resist the profiteroles filled with pistachio ice cream - absolutely gorgeous!

Visited April 2013
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Nottingham, England, United Kingdom
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“Lovely!”
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed April 20, 2013

Lovely food, good service which wasn't intrusive - we hate being interrupted mid-mouthful/conversation by someone asking if everything is ok. At Petit Paris they leave you to enjoy the food and the company you are with.

  • Visited April 2013
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