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“Perfect little bistro after long day traveling!”
Review of La Ferronnerie

La Ferronnerie
Ranked #4,079 of 17,892 Restaurants in Paris
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Dining options: Reservations
Neighborhood: Saint-Germain-des-Pres
Reviewed May 29, 2013

Ate here our first night in Paris and it was one of our very best meals of our whole trip! Delightful owner and server who traded english with our french. A quiet night for them meant doting service for us and a thoroughly pleasurable reintroduction to real french food and hospitality. Not to be missed! Menu was local foods, freshly prepared and appeared to be changing daily...we based our further restaurant selections in France on this night's experience - no more than fifteen tables & chalkboard menu a must !

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Reviewed April 22, 2013

Excellent service, fresh simple food with the best ingredients, and very reasonable prices. We were in the mood for a quick (meaning an hour) meal that wasn't heavy and was close to our apartment. We shared the mâché and beetroot salad, a bottle of Sancerre and had both the carpaccio and the cured salmon plate. It was lovely! Friendly service, very comfortable, very low key. Off the beaten path.

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Reviewed March 27, 2013

I agree with most of the visitors: This is a hell of a "bistrot de quartier", a place mostly for locals who, upon arrival, greet the people in one or more tables. Aside from the good and well cared food, the soul of the house was Hugues, the incomparable owner. Today, because of a wrong number phone call, I learned that the house was sold, but nothing is going to change. I hope so. Well, my las visit was in january and Hugues was there. I am eager to visit the house in my next visit to Paris, wishing the best for the future of this lovely place.

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Reviewed January 23, 2013

From starters averaging 9 euros, the range of selections is one that appeals to many tastes. From fresh haricots verts to poivron to Lyonnaise saucisson, lovely small salads: mache betterave, rucola with large slices of parmesan, etc... at just the right size for a starter. It comes quickly but without pushing.

Main plates range from chicken in vinegar, beef, kidneys, fish and foie. Prices ranging from 18 to 22 euros. Perfect, simple preparation, superb ingredients. Each main comes with potatoes similar to dauphinoise, smothered in cream and a perfect (rich) accompaniment.

The restaurant is small (reservations highly recommended) and tastefully simple. Just the place to come for great food, good prices in a relaxed ambiance. The owner is charming, lovely and welcoming. A quintessentially French food evening. Nothing stuffy, absent of "attitude". Just good food and gracious staff.

Desserts again meet varied tastes, if there is room left. Wine fairly priced. Fast (but not too fast) service with lovely, charming French politesse. They have my vote and I can't wait to return.

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Reviewed October 30, 2012

We found la ferronerie on recommendation by our hotels (Lutetia) conscierge..across the street from the prestigious Sciences Po annex building,it is a small but very good "home away from home" run by an unforgettable Patron ..a short menu which changes daily offers excellent meat and fish dishes,short but good wine list on the wall,everything reflects true spirit of Left bank..practically everybody is a "habitue"..no tourist fare..a true gem!!!!!!!!!

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