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La Cueva del Diablo

#1,598 of 13,814 Restaurants in Paris
Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Neighbourhood:
Quartier Latin
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13 rue du Cardinal Lemoine, 75005 Paris, France
+33 1 43 26 37 01
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19:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 15:30
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Mon - Sat 19:00 - 00:00
Thu - Sat 12:00 - 15:30
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Paris, France
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69 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016

This restaurant is the place to have diner at if you love meat. I've rarely eaten better grilled meat that was as tasty. You must check this place out ! Even the wine and the sides were amazing. The service is okay and polite. I highly recommend.

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Thank Claire J
Paris, France
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164 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 August 2016

We went there with a group of friends to enjoy an evening together, and to try out another restaurant from our bucket list. We have chosen this one as it has had some very good reviews and honestly, they were not lying! This place is amazing! I have tried several steak places in Paris, but this one has definitely made... More 

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Thank Robert C
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 June 2016 via mobile

Definitely fantastic steak, great service and nice atmosphere. Quick service and friendly. If you are meat lover this is the place to be.

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Thank N F
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 April 2016 via mobile

Just a great spot with great authentic Argentinian cuisine. Amazing steak and sauces. Very friendly, clean, and sexy!

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Thank Jamie M
Vancouver, Canada
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16 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 March 2016

After walking about, experiencing restaurant overload we came across la Cueva. We were very happy we wandered by - excellent service, great steaks. The pureed sweet potatoes were fantastic. Also nice to find a good selection of Argentinian wines at very good prices.

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Thank pmelhus
Paris, France
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21 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 January 2016 via mobile

This was my second visit after a very good first try and then several years of walking by, wanting to make a reservation. The quality and preparation of the entrecote was outstanding, five stars. Also, the roasted corn puree was excellent. However, the avocado salad was ice cold and drowned in dessing. Same with the dessert (minus the dressing) -... More 

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Jacksonville, North Carolina
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14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 January 2016 via mobile

We found this restaurant on trip advisor and decided to check it out. We went on a Tuesday night and it wasn't crowded and that made us very happy. The decor and food were very good. We had to send our meats back to be cooked a little more but when it cam back it was perfect! Very cheap wine... More 

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Armagh, United Kingdom
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2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2015

Fantastic food, lovely atmosphere, nice wine and good service. Yo will not go wrong with this restaurant.

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Paris, France
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 May 2015

Myself and my wife have been coming to the restaurant since it opened, having been going to it's sister restaurant El Palenque for years prior to that. Remarkably consistent in the quality of food served it has been our pleasure to share this gem with family, friends and colleagues. Although disappointing that the 'bife anchos' has been removed from the... More 

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hmb50
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28 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 August 2014

It's a small restaurant with good food. It's a spanish influenced restaurant. If you'd like some good steak, this is probably a good choice for you.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$32 - US$58
Cuisine
Argentinian, South American, Steakhouse, Latin, Central American
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Monday
19:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
19:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
19:00 - 00:00
Thursday
19:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 15:30
Friday
19:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 15:30
Saturday
19:00 - 00:00
12:00 - 15:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 13 rue du Cardinal Lemoine, 75005 Paris, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Ile-de-France  >  Paris>  > Quartier Latin
  • Neighbourhood: Quartier Latin
  • Phone Number: +33 1 43 26 37 01

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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 Quartier Latin

Neighbourhood Profile
Quartier Latin
The Latin Quarter bursts with intellectual life, architectural splendour and ongoing merriment. The small streets are filled with classical buildings, student bars and lively eateries while the squares are dominated by historic monuments. The area is defined by the 800-year-old Sorbonne University, where Latin once prevailed, and is famous for the Pantheon which celebrates the great men and women of France. During the day students rush from classes to the library and intellectuals people watch from the terraced cafés. As night time falls the surrounding establishments fill up and the merriment really begins. The liveliest parts are around Rue Mouffetard, lined with crêperies and international street food eateries, and Place de la Contrescarpe characterised by terraced brasseries, this neighbourhood provides real nourishment for the mind, belly, and soul.
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