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Chez Germaine

30 rue Pierre Leroux, 75007 Paris, France
+33 9 80 84 38 12
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good30%
  • Average10%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“clafoutis” (3 reviews)
“rice” (6 reviews)
“risotto” (5 reviews)
Open Now
7:00 PM - 10:00 PM Hours
French, European, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
30 rue Pierre Leroux, 75007 Paris, France
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Reviewed 11 March 2018

Had a really nice dinner here recently. Walked in without a reservation a little before 8pm and found the place empty and had my choice of table. The owner/manager, whose name I unfortunately didn't catch was friendly, chatty, and spoke excellent English. I had the...More

Thank evilpoodle
Reviewed 10 January 2018

After reading the good reviews of Chez Germaine regarding good food AND reasonable prices, I visited the place with my wife and daughter with high expectations. Unfortunately, the this was not borne out by the experience. To start off the reception was pleasant enough. ....More

Thank Mahavir P
Reviewed 6 December 2017

We found Chez Germaine while strolling a few blocks from our hotel. Warm welcome (we did not make a reservation) accompanied by well prepared yet unpretentious cooking. Moderately sized menu covered most preferences. Gambas (prawns) over rice with red pepper coulais wonderful. Prawn heads still...More

Thank markbN1062UT
Reviewed 26 November 2017 via mobile

The restaurant is very nice and cozy (good for a cold Parisian night!). The menu is typical French, I had a very good risotto and my friend took the prawns with rice. The dessert, a chocolate cake with warm "heart" and ice cream, was very...More

Thank Vanillafranci
Reviewed 14 September 2017 via mobile

This is a quaint restaurant with amazing food. We were served by the owner Frederick who is a young man going places. He was so knowledgeable & helpful - not your typical Frenchie. The duck, tartare & chicken were delicious. Suggest you go here first...More

1  Thank Bill W
Reviewed 12 July 2017

We were staying near Chez Germaine on a family vacation. We asked the concierge to recommend a close by restaurant for dinner. It was around the corner, tucked away - easy to miss if you are not looking for it. But a wonderful surprise. Frederick,...More

2  Thank ScottA2700
Reviewed 25 June 2017

Our first night in Paris we wanted to eat near our AirBnB flat and found this wonderful spot just around the corner. Great food, great atmosphere and Fred, the owner, was charming. The Escargot was divine!

1  Thank Lynn Marie F
Reviewed 31 May 2017 via mobile

After reading rave reviews about this restaurant we went on Tuesday night with high expectations but in the end we were disappointed. The staff were fabulous, friendly and efficient however the food was mostly disappointing. The marmite de veau was the saving grace and was...More

2  Thank Doug L
Reviewed 26 May 2017

My son and I went to Chez Germaine while in Paris and enjoyed it very much. We found it on the Internet while looking for restaurants near our hotel. What we discovered was a small, attractively decorated bistro on a quiet street with a creative...More

1  Thank Ted M
Reviewed 25 May 2017

The restaurant was close to our hotel and our first trip was made on the strength of the comments on TripAdvisor. Our second and third visits were made because we loved the food, adored the host and the atmosphere. We were made to feel welcome...More

2  Thank Robfoolery
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24 August 2017|
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Response from 1962rumy | Reviewed this property |
Hi, I am sorry, I do not know the price for a lunch because I had a dinner there, but think it should be around EUR 20.00 + Wish you a great stay in Paris! Rumy
25 January 2017|
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Response from Fred P | Property representative |
Hello Madam Thank you for your interest in our restaurant You can book a table any time on the 0980843812 from tuesday lunch to saturday dinner (12h0014h30 19h0022h00) We do speak english! Best regards Fred
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12 August 2016|
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Response from Fred P | Property representative |
We are closed sunday 14th and 15th of August unfortunately. We will be happy to see you from tuesday to saturday night!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$22 - US$43
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:55 AM - 2:30 PM
7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:55 AM - 2:00 PM
7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:55 AM - 2:00 PM
7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:55 AM - 2:00 PM
7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:55 AM - 2:00 PM
7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
11:55 AM - 2:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 30 rue Pierre Leroux, 75007 Paris, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Ile-de-France  >  Paris>  > Tour Eiffel / Invalides
  • Neighbourhood: Tour Eiffel / Invalides
  • Phone Number: +33 9 80 84 38 12
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