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Le Cafe de L'Odeon

#7,515 of 14,157 Restaurants in Paris
$$ - $$$
Neighbourhood:
Saint-Germain-des-Pres
Bar, Cafe, French, Pub
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Place du Theatre de l'Odeon, 75006 Paris, France
+33 1 44 85 41 30
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11:00 - 01:00
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Mon - Sat 11:00 - 01:00
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Dundee, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 August 2016

Lovely place to sit and watch the world go by in the evening with a tasty drink. Good efficient service by polite staff.

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Thank Elizabeth T
Dusseldorf, Germany
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269 reviews
88 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 99 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 July 2016 via mobile

We came along this place while walking from Notre Dame to the Luxembourg Gardens and stopped for lunch. We had a mixed cheese and ham platter and bruschetta with tomato and mozzarella and enjoyed it very much. Service was a bit too laid back.

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Thank Tobias2402
Paris, France
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191 reviews
102 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 89 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 May 2016 via mobile

I usually comme to this place to have a snack or a drink on sunny days. This is one of the only "terrasse" in Paris where the sun is there all day. I wouldn't recommend it for lunch as they don't have much choice for food. I came last year around 3pm and they have many snacks a la carte... More 

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Thank Steyfani
Viroflay, France
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93 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 March 2016

Conveniently located at the crossroads between bd St Germain rue de la comedie . Lots of space inside (3 floors). Possible just to have a meal or just a cup of coffee

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1 Thank carla N
Bourne, England, United Kingdom
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73 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 January 2016

Don't be put off by its terrific position. It doesn't cost an arm or a leg and in fact it really is quite reasonably priced for a very French meal. I loved the omelette and chips and Becky devoured a steak. And the best thing? It is as if this busy, buzzy place invented the art of people watching. Try... More 

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1 Thank JaeDeWyldeMinshall
Arlington, Virginia
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 August 2015

Awsome! Evening dining, glass of wine and conversation. Beautiful and steps away from best luxury hotels in Paris Latin quarter.

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Thank Warren G
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 August 2015 via mobile

The Cafe L'Odeon is located caddy corner to the Luxemburg Gardens and take reservations starting at 7 p.m. the tables are spaced apart in a more 'american' fashion and for a nice date night, the prices were at a moderate level. All the food I got here was amazing. The atmosphere was subtle and great for conversation. I plan on... More 

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1 Thank Andrea M
Calgary, Canada
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31 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 August 2015 via mobile

Service was excellent, sitting in the square was nice, portions were American sized but out of the 11 of us at our table everyone was either disappointed or unimpressed by the food quality. Someone else mentioned cafeteria food and that is accurate.. I wish I'd read the reviews before agreeing dine at this cafe. Considering the price I do not... More 

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San Francisco, California, United States
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33 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 July 2015

Nice place for late evening dinner al fresco do visit the restroom to see a bit of the beauty of the building

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Thank Robert B
Stratford-upon-Avon, United Kingdom
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33 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 July 2015

A colleague and I met up here after a long day travelling for work, and thought we'd move on to a restaurant, but we liked it so much we stayed for food. Great sharing platter and lovely wine. Outside tables in this lovely 'place' made the most of a great evening. Staff are great - informal and really friendly service... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Bar, Cafe, French, Pub
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Monday
11:00 - 01:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 01:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 01:00
Thursday
11:00 - 01:00
Friday
11:00 - 01:00
Saturday
11:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Place du Theatre de l'Odeon, 75006 Paris, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Ile-de-France  >  Paris>  > Saint-Germain-des-Pres
  • Neighbourhood: Saint-Germain-des-Pres
  • Phone Number: +33 1 44 85 41 30

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in Saint-Germain-des-Pres

Neighbourhood Profile
Saint-Germain-des-Pres
In Saint-Germain-des-Prés, life is effortlessly chic and all things are beautiful. The main boulevard is dotted with famed terraced cafés, haut-couture shops, ivy-covered railings and fine-dining restaurants. Antique dealers and art galleries surround the fine art school and small museums hide in unassuming squares. The neighbourhood’s namesake church is the oldest in Paris and is the backdrop for talented musicians every weekend. The Luxembourg Gardens house the national senate, splendid lawns and flourishing flower beds. Famous faces and bourgeois Parisians frequent Saint Germain accompanied by the students of Rue Saint Guillaume and Rue des Saints-Pères. This is a neighbourhood where afternoon people-watching from a café or playing cards in a brasserie are a key part of the daily fabric.
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