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Cuisine de bar

8 rue du Cherche Midi, 75006 Paris, France
+33 1 45 48 45 69
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good43%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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“lunch” (23 reviews)
“tartine” (35 reviews)
“bread” (16 reviews)
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French, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
8 rue du Cherche Midi, 75006 Paris, France
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Reviewed 10 December 2017 via mobile

This(photo) costs €10. A joke?!?! Orange juice .... trop banal! Too small. Coffee is not good at all.... better to order some tea. And the worst part is the service. Old man doesn’t know what service means, I guess. Désagréable! He can ruin your stays...More

Thank ParisFantome
Reviewed 7 December 2017

So glad we tried this new Poilane concept that they should branch out all over the city and more. A small but diversified menu with something for everyone. Tartines (open face sandwiches) that start with the amazing Poilane bread slices and then all kind of...More

Thank Pascal L
Reviewed 26 September 2017

After shopping on Rue du Cherche-Midi, this was the perfect spot for a light lunch. For 14 Euros, we had a tartine (ham and cheese) on their wonderful Poilane bread, the soup of the day, and a glass of wine. A salad may be substituted...More

Thank DDDGirl
Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

I was looking forward to coming here after I read the reviews. The restaurant is called Comptoir and serves all kinds of toast and jam. Service was good nice and quiet but €25 for toast jam and tea was a lot to pay.

1  Thank sidmackem
Reviewed 14 February 2017

This is a worthwhile place for lunch, next door to and owned by Poilane Bakery, featuring open face sandwiches (tartines) on Poilane Bread at reasonable prices. It is also in a wonderful area to browse the shops.

1  Thank rovinglawyer
Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

We went for breakfast on this visit. I think it is a bit better for lunch but breakfast is very good and we had the place to ourselves. Service was good, as well.

Thank dwaNtheATL
Reviewed 30 November 2016

We rarely eat at our hotel when in Paris unless it is included.We like the morning walk, and alternatives. Bakery Paul is always good and inexpensive however Cuisine De Bar offers bread from Poulaine with homemade preserves and even soup for breakfast.Pastries such as the...More

2  Thank purfsurf
Reviewed 29 October 2016

We've been here several times in past years and always enjoyed the experience: the sandwiches, which are made with delicious Poilane bread (they own the place and the bakery is right next door) or their soups were always wonderful. Not so this time. The sandwiches...More

Thank Paris-Cemeteries
Reviewed 30 September 2016 via mobile

Nice small breakfast cafe. Patry abd coffee and the stereotype Parisian brekfast cafe. Single server but so quaint and nice a perfect setting

Thank Tim S
Reviewed 20 September 2016

We stopped by this tartine shop in August after seeing it featured on "The Barefoot Contessa," and it being August, and it being France, the restaurant was closed with no notice on their website. We came back two weeks later, on a Sunday in September,...More

Thank James F
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29 May 2017|
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Response from dwaNtheATL | Reviewed this property |
Yes. They serve light breakfast and lunch. I don't drink coffee and my husband only drinks espresso but it is not uncommon to see a cafe creme in a bowl.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Waitstaff
Open Hours
8:30 AM - 7:00 PM
8:30 AM - 7:00 PM
8:30 AM - 7:00 PM
8:30 AM - 7:00 PM
8:30 AM - 7:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8 rue du Cherche Midi, 75006 Paris, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Ile-de-France  >  Paris>  > Saint-Germain-des-Prés
  • Neighbourhood: Saint-Germain-des-Prés
  • Phone Number: +33 1 45 48 45 69
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