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Les Fables de La Fontaine

131 rue Saint Dominique, 75007 Paris, France
+33 1 44 18 37 55
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good29%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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“crispy egg” (11 reviews)
“seafood” (31 reviews)
“sea bass” (13 reviews)
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131 rue Saint Dominique, 75007 Paris, France
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The dishes and specially the fish are wonderful. A little disappointed with the desserts, was expecting better expect the Souffle which is wonderful.

Thank Stephane V
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had a diner and took only fish dishes and all guests were satisfied. Plates are very original and chosen with taste. It is regrettable that there are no tablecloth but table standard sets are not bad too. Dessert was good too, millefeuille is originally...More

Thank azatto
Reviewed 14 December 2017

Service is very professional. Basic standing. Excellent food. Moderated prices, so that it could a casual every day restaurant.

Thank Tansa
Reviewed 11 November 2017 via mobile

One of the best fish I’ve ever eaten. Really good served with variety of vegetables and balsemic sauce. Fresh fish with perfect cooking. Sadly couldn’t eat a dessert after the meal but we’re really satisfied with the meal we had. Would recommend everyone.

Thank tunahan b
Reviewed 29 October 2017 via mobile

Great location in a true foodie neighborhood in the shadow of The Eiffel Tower. Easy parking and close to Metro. Had the famous egg yolk appetizer followed by one of the best fish stews that l ever had. My friend had the duck which was...More

Thank ciaoallan
Reviewed 28 September 2017 via mobile

Definitely not worth a Michelin star. Had a totally wobbly table that spilled our champagne. Service was so-so. Had to pour our water by ourselves, we were not once asked if we liked the food, or if we wanted more wine when our glasses were...More

Thank Marie P
Reviewed 16 September 2017

We were looking forward to this restaurant, but were dissapointed. We choose to sit outside for dinner, and had good service. However, the dishes were a little dissapointing to taste, and given the price, not really good value. I've eaten better food for cheaper in...More

2  Thank tobyis
Reviewed 9 September 2017 via mobile

This is a casual fine dining, one star Michelin restaurant, with a open-air tables. But not to be mistaken as the food was good and very creatively cooked and plated, hence deserved the one star rating. The waiters and waitresses were very friendly, efficient and...More

Thank meaningremission
Reviewed 22 August 2017

We had not made a reservation but were delighted when we were informed a table was available in this small but sophisticated restaurant. Our waiter could not have been more helpful and efficient, even recommending the chief's choice. The mains were impressive, with one of...More

Thank Rifet P
Reviewed 14 August 2017

We had a reservation for 4. We arrived, and the staff attempted to seat us at the bar -- they had not bothered to clean up the table. Then it was determined that there was no lunch menu. We were served very pretty plates of...More

2  Thank Timothy H
Tour Eiffel / Invalides
With the Eiffel Tower at its core, the Invalides area
of Paris is guaranteed to impress. Golden towers and
Baron Haussmann's urban vision meet military
precision, stretching avenues, and luscious lawns. The
area boasts the Musée D’Orsay, the tomb of Napoleon,
the National Parliament and UNESCO, as well as
luxurious, exclusive residences. In fine restaurants
and at the weekend markets, families, diplomats, and
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
7:30 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
7:30 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
7:30 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
7:30 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
7:30 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
7:30 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
7:30 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 131 rue Saint Dominique, 75007 Paris, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Ile-de-France  >  Paris>  > Tour Eiffel / Invalides
  • Neighbourhood: Tour Eiffel / Invalides
  • Phone Number: +33 1 44 18 37 55
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Fables of La Fontaine took the time to embellish. To welcome the new kitchen of Julia, the room wants to be more spacious and light, thanks to its increased capacity and windows to admire the fountain of Mars from its table. On the walls are stone walls contrast with the industrial lines of windows. The decoration is in tune with the times with a solid oak furniture, handmade, art of the table uncluttered and very light tones inspired naturalness. David Bottreau to head the restaurant for ten years told the kitchen Julia SEDEFJIAN, formerly second restaurant, went head today. Together they reflected on a new kitchen, which is the new life given to the restaurant: gourmet cuisine tinged with a bistronomic generosity. They dust off the gourmet kitchen, and make accessible star, with only watchword quality and creativity. The kitchen retains its identity by selecting marine classics of the marine world, but also delicious and unknown products to the general public. The noble products such as sole, lobster, caviar are available now in suggestion, according to arrivals. Seasonal products are showcased, guaranteeing freshness preserved, and starred cuisine is reflected in specific executions, controlled, in order to rediscover and exhaling in the flavors
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