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Review of Black dog

Black dog
Ranked #372 of 18,348 Restaurants in Paris
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $16 - $116
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Dining options: Late Night, Reservations
Neighborhood: Les Halles
Reviewed February 9, 2013

I have been dying ti try this place for so long,and "wow" it did not disappoint ,all I can say is GO. We where a table of 8,the waitress was super nice,very friendly and as some of our table did not speak French,she spoke perfect English with them. I had the corn and cheese empanadas ,a very spicy chilli and the most amazing chocolate empanadas. Most of the table had steak and no one complained,they said it was "faultless". Do not be put off by the outside or the alternative crowd, you will not be disappointed ..

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Thank poppetfoofoo
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Reviewed January 8, 2013 via mobile

A bar/restaurant of 2 sides.
When you first see this place it just looks like a grungy metal bar. Loads outside dressed in the obligatory black (not slagging them, I usually wear the same!) smoking and looking dour (that's goths for you). Get inside and it's more of the same! However the bar staff were friendly to us non-French talkers, and the clientele were all pleasant enough. There was also the occasional non-black wearer in there ;)
At the back of the bat there is a little restaurant. A first for me in a metal/goth bar. We had a really decent waitress, friendly and attentive. And the main thing was...the food was excellent. We both had steaks and both said one of the best steaks we'd ever had. Remember in France they tend to cook it a little less than elsewhere, so we asked for medium and got medium rare by UK standards. We usually go medium rare, so perfect!

In summary, great little bar for metalheads but don't be out off if you're not into that scene because the food is excellent.
Oh, and happy hour seems to be til 8 not 9 as stated elsewhere (it'd been changed on a chalkboard at the bar)
Wish my local rock bar was more like this, as the burger van outside it just won't feel the same now.

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4  Thank swordfish1969
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Reviewed November 17, 2012

The Bar is cool, there is real Heavy Metal music, not only something like rock.
During Happy Hour they have very good prices.
The Restaurant is small and nice, the music is in the background, and the steaks are awesome.
We come back for sure at our next stay in Paris

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Thank sandra76Schweiz
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Reviewed October 1, 2012

We were in a pub nearby and it was raining - hard! A quick search on the iPhone and this steak restaurant was very close by, so we ran there...
Fist impressions are not always right, and it was so with this restaurant. This is essentially a Heavy Metal bar, but it just happens to have a fantastic steak restaurant in the back.
As another reviewer mentioned, you should put your prejudices aside and go in. You will get a treat, and you will really enjoy it!
The service was great and the steak was better. Perfectly cooked with not an ounce of fatty waste. I went for one of the 'smaller' 400g steaks - The Metalhead. You can have a whole 1kg one if you want!
Really excellent. Totally recommended.

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Thank stevebrigden
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Reviewed February 11, 2012

This is definitely an interesting place; at the back of a heavy metal is a place of sumptuous steaks and even more amazing deserts. you should definitely come here if you like steak. The meat is mouth watering and soooo tender, really really really good. For me it just got better at the dessert selection, the "black Orgasm" is just that, it is chocolate ice cream in a batter deep fried and tastes just fantastic- not really a dessert you will like to share, that good.

There are 2 sittings, at 8pm and 10pm, probably an idea to book ahead as it isn't huge, about 40 places maybe. It is not always you get great food to the sound track of heavy metal on the bar but it works.... The bar itself is rather friendly as well, an odd mixture of those dining and those there for the pub and music but it works! I'm definitely going back and going to recommend it to all my friends.

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Thank Brian M
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