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Memere Paulette

5 rue Paul Lelong, 75002 Paris, France
+33 1 42 36 26 08
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good36%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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$$ - $$$
5 rue Paul Lelong, 75002 Paris, France
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Reviewed 13 February 2018

I was lucky to find this small but perfectly formed restaurant in the middle of Paris. They serve rustic but very well prepared food. Be careful however, the portions are ridiculously big. Three starters or even two would have sufficed for the four of us....More

Thank PMOC58
Reviewed 22 August 2017

What a great little restaurant. Cosy atmosphere, huge portions of great food and super host. A proper authentic Paris restaurant well off the normal tourist track. I return there as soon as I have the opportunity.

Thank Oana B
Reviewed 16 February 2017 via mobile

While staying at the Le Meridien in Paris, a hotel employee recommended this restaurant as authentic French cuisine. He was correct! The staff was very friendly and accommodating as was the owner. The food was delicious and the portions huge! The owner was so nice...More

Thank jimtastic1983
Reviewed 5 February 2017 via mobile

Went with a couple of friends. The food is delicious and is authentic French cuisine. Small and cosy you see most clients are locals, which is a good sign. Be aware that portions are huge (even starters) so ask before you order a ton of...More

1  Thank MMR556
Reviewed 12 October 2016

Four of us ate here, and the menu and food qualitywas above average. As others have remarked, the portions are huge, at least double normal sizes. This may seem an act of generosity by the management but we found it detracted from our enjoyment. An...More

Thank HFielding
Reviewed 30 September 2016

it is the place you have to go the service the food the ambiance you are not leaving the place hungry hunge portion you have prix fixe menu and it is plenty you must go and enjoy the crazy owner

1  Thank Claude7592
Reviewed 25 September 2016 via mobile

We went for lunch; i had the lamb with home made mashed potatoes, my husband took the chorizo. Everything was excellent ! Plates are very big so i recommend to order an entree and no appetizer. Service was excellent and the waiter is funny and...More

1  Thank cidjey
Reviewed 2 August 2016

Just went there w my gf for lunch bcuz we were walking randomly thru this street and we found thanks to tripadvisor this tiny cute place. From outside we did hesitate but when we got in, we liked the deco and the place in general....More

1  Thank andrezstar
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Reviewed 28 May 2016 via mobile

We researched several restaurants for our special dinner that night. The reviews for this restaurant had stood out and we decided to try it. The reviews were spot on. I started with a lovely salad while my wife ordered the foie gras. The helpings were...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 15 March 2016 via mobile

What a great find. Great atmosphere, huge portions of great food and super host. Made to feel very welcome. A proper authentic Paris restaurant well off the normal tourist track.

1  Thank Brian G
Opera / Bourse
The neighbourhood around Opéra and Bourse is a belle
époque paradise of grand boulevards, refined arcades,
and mass-market art-nouveau entertainment. Here,
modern day workers continue to take advantage of the
legacy that nobility and finance left in the 19th
century. Brightly-lit brasseries, theatres, and
cinemas sit side by side with French bistros
predominating in one area and Japanese restaurants in
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$15 - US$45
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks, After-hours
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Credit Cards, Private Dining
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
8:00 PM - 10:00 PM
8:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
8:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
8:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
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12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
8:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5 rue Paul Lelong, 75002 Paris, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Ile-de-France  >  Paris>  > Opéra / Bourse
  • Neighbourhood: Opéra / Bourse
  • Phone Number: +33 1 42 36 26 08
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