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Le Bistrot de Paris

33 rue de Lille, 75007 Paris, France
+33 1 42 61 16 83
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good35%
  • Average10%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible5%
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Open Now
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM Hours
French, European, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
33 rue de Lille, 75007 Paris, France
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Just along from the musee d'orsay and by the river this is a typical French bistro serving excellent food, great wine and excellent service. A popular restaurant so probably best to book. I went on a Wednesday evening and it was almost full. I had...More

Thank STRIDER2180
Reviewed 7 March 2018

Very good, hotel recommened it. Waiters were very helpful with selections of food and wine from the menu.

Thank pisces2sea
Reviewed 12 February 2018

Unfortunately this is not the restaurant it was. I believe the chef has changed with the wine list. The ingredient quality is not as nice and the new chef needs a few lessons , but it is still a nice place to have a drink...More

2  Thank NoOrdinaryMartha
Reviewed 19 January 2018

Immaculate attention to guests and food preparation and ingredients. They recommended and were absolutely right, their millefeuille is outstanding, they prepare it fresh daily in limited quantities, the best we have ever had. The lentils with shallots in vinagarette was absolutely outstanding. The appearance is...More

Thank phyllisg696
Reviewed 19 January 2018 via mobile

Fantastic French restaurant with authentic French food and service. Service is amazing and staff are charismatic and wonderful. The scallops were amazing also the crime brûlée. Wine list and selection perfect.

Thank davidevil
Reviewed 19 January 2018

We had a great meal our first night in a Paris. The restaurant was in a lovely location on the left bank right over the bridge from where we stayed in the First. Food was delicious, traditional and comforting. The service was very attentive, warm...More

Thank Sam B
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Reviewed 23 November 2017 via mobile

A friend said I must try this restaurant and she was right. My only hesitation was my inability to speak French other than salutations and thank you. No worry a waiter came to our rescue and served us with courteous kindness. I took his recommendation...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 29 October 2017

The best roast chicken and mashed potatoes ever. Beautiful room, beautiful service. We loved it all.

1  Thank HappyTraveler320
Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

This restaurant is a total rip off. Our food was barely edible and totally overpriced. €27 for a stringy chicken leg and mashed potato. There was no menu despite it saying so on the website so only a la carte orders. The veg and sauté...More

Thank PennyL2811
Dominique P, Gérant at Le Bistrot de Paris, responded to this reviewResponded 14 November 2017

Dear Penny we read your comment carefully we are very sorry about your poor experience at Le Bistrot de Paris. We do hope you will come back in a better day looking forwards to seeing you again Dominique

Reviewed 23 September 2017 via mobile

Best rognons de veau ever!! and a patron formidable. Wine matched it perfectly and atmosphere jolly!

Thank Justvisting261
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
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 33 rue de Lille, 75007 Paris, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Ile-de-France  >  Paris>  > Saint-Germain-des-Prés
  • Neighbourhood: Saint-Germain-des-Prés
  • Phone Number: +33 1 42 61 16 83
  • E-mail
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