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Chez Omar

47 rue de Bretagne, 75003 Paris, France
+33 1 42 72 36 26
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  • Excellent22%
  • Very good44%
  • Average17%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“merguez” (18 reviews)
“couscous” (147 reviews)
“chicken” (23 reviews)
Open Now
19:00 - 23:30All hours
Moroccan, Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Tunisian
$$ - $$$
47 rue de Bretagne, 75003 Paris, France
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1 - 10 of 196 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

After many years I wanted to go back to Chez Omar, a real institution in the gastronomic Parisian scene. This is an anomalous Moroccan restaurant. Here you will not find the famous salads or tajines, but rather some pretty international dishes along with Moroccan couscous...More

Thank mgiornet
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We had a perfect very big avocado with vinegrette and with shrimps - fantastic. We commented the excellent olives and immediately got a plate of extra olives (no charge). The grilled lamb was just fantastic, perfectly grilled and fantastic meat. An the oriental pastries with...More

Thank latr57
Reviewed 11 April 2017

like most Persian restaurants, seating it tight. Food was good. The pastry platter is a must try. They bring all sort of Moroccan pastries in a very large platter and you get to choose the one you like. Wine selection was so so as compared...More

Thank Walia_Multani
Reviewed 31 March 2017 via mobile

Great place to have a decent couscous in Paris in a fun environment. Service is quick and efficient. Always crowded.

Thank roaminggourmetthx
Reviewed 24 March 2017 via mobile

The portions in this restaurant are amazingly big and the quality of the food is really great compared with the standard that we got in London. My fiancé had a cous cous that she couldn't even finish it as it was very large, but it...More

Thank SouthLeon
Reviewed 14 March 2017

I dined here during fashion week so the climate was very full and chaotic but the owner took care of us from beginning to end in a splendid way. The food ranges from French to Moroccan cous cous good and classic in its genre. Very...More

Thank manike83
Reviewed 28 February 2017 via mobile

It is one of the most famous restaurants in Paris for having a decent couscous... people normally complain because: no credit cards are accepted; it's crowded; the service is not outstanding ... however, such complains fail to acknowledge that the price is fair (not to...More

1  Thank Giu_cn
Reviewed 23 February 2017 via mobile

You just cant beat the atmosphere at this local and tourist favorite. I recommend the couscous, but stay away from the regular meat dishes. I tried the steak au poivre and it was not good for many reasons. The traditiknal couscous in the busy bistro-like...More

1  Thank TheodoreLs
Reviewed 7 January 2017 via mobile

Singularly one of the most offensive and uncomfortable dining experiences I have ever had. We came early and we're seated smoothly. But then a large party came and was seated next to us and the waiter started to hustle us to leave halfway through our...More

3  Thank Jonathan A
Reviewed 3 December 2016

Friends told us about this Moroccan restaurant and we finally had the chance to try it! Everything was excellent, the cous-cous so delicious, the lamb, the chicken, all very genuine and fresh. After 9 is packed so reserve! Nice old French atmosphere, very good service.

1  Thank micol2016
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$22 - US$28
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
19:00 - 23:30
19:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 14:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 47 rue de Bretagne, 75003 Paris, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Ile-de-France  >  Paris>  > Le Marais
  • Neighbourhood: Le Marais
  • Phone Number: +33 1 42 72 36 26
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