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L'Express de Lyon

#600 of 14,338 Restaurants in Paris
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Neighbourhood:
Bercy / Nation
French, Bar, European, Pub
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1 rue de Lyon, 75012 Paris, France
+33 1 43 43 21 32
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07:30 - 02:00
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Mon - Fri 07:30 - 02:00
Sat - Sun 08:30 - 00:30
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent bar! Great atmosphere and ambience. Great service and staff. Fifi, Alex, Roxanne, Riri, and Roro were amazing. Thanks for adding to my Paris experience!

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Thank Joel V
Oldbury, United Kingdom
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71 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 103 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

Nice little bar situated opposite gare de Lyon station very friendly staff (staff member left on the photo lol) with a nice chilled out atmosphere

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2 Thank mart6783
Luxembourg City, Luxembourg
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6 reviews
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Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

I was looking for craft beers in Paris. Went to frog and princess yesterday, because it was close to my hotel. Super busy with normal young party people and quite bland beers. This is a serious beer bar. The signs did not look promising from the outside, but inside the carte had a lot of good stuff at excellent prices.... More 

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Thank Krister_12
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

Researched craft beer locations prior to this trip, this place is rated well and is steps from our hotel. I am delighted I can find classic Belgian beers on my first trip to Paris. Current tap list matches pictures from previous posts. Good selection of beer on tap and in bottles - Triple Karmeleit on tap, Trappistes Rochefort 6, 8,... More 

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1 Thank EricClev
Paris, France
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3 reviews
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Reviewed 20 September 2016 via mobile

The best bar with craft beer in Paris! If you are looking for craft beer in Paris, you should definitely come and check out the beers they offer. And Romain, for the bar tender, is so cool!

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Thank lusooo
Salisbury, England
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384 reviews
223 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 129 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

Serving a selection of beers from France Germany and Spain . Reasonable prices for Paris. Food looked good. Seating at pavement cafe and bar. Prices at bar are approx .50c cheaper. Friendly staff

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Thank Karen90
USA
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23 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

This was a wonderful stop. It is a cozy place with wonderful beer on tap. We love hoppy beer and they had plenty. Plus the bartender was knowledgable on his beer and was great with his recommendations. We brought our kids and he was kind enough to let us bring in two pizzas so they had food (since they weren't... More 

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Thank SafeTrainer
Bloomington, Indiana
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12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 5 August 2016 via mobile

I cannot say enough good things about this place. Craft beer in Paris has only become a reality within the last two years according to the owner. The food is excellent as well. But the biggest highlight is the staff, who give AAA+ service. Conveniently located next to the Gare De Lyon train station, it became our go-to place, even... More 

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Reviewed 14 July 2016 via mobile

Right outside the Gare de Lyon. Someone I met at Moustache Blanche (an awesome beer storr$ recommended it among others. We went on BAstille day lunch and it was almost empty (which is absolutely NOT the norm, according to the bar tender.) they have an enormous rotating selection of local and imported bottled and tap beers. I asked for a... More 

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1 Thank A TripAdvisor Member
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233 reviews
141 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 23 June 2016 via mobile

We were made to feel very welcome here from the outset. The range of beers is very good and we samples most of them over three visits

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$12 - US$18
Cuisine
French, Bar, European, Pub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
08:30 - 00:30
Monday
07:30 - 02:00
Tuesday
07:30 - 02:00
Wednesday
07:30 - 02:00
Thursday
07:30 - 02:00
Friday
07:30 - 02:00
Saturday
08:30 - 00:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 rue de Lyon, 75012 Paris, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Ile-de-France  >  Paris>  > Bercy / Nation
  • Neighbourhood: Bercy / Nation
  • Phone Number: +33 1 43 43 21 32
Description
Parisian bar near the Gare de Lyon, which offers 15 beers on tap - including 7 craft beer - and an affordable cuisine and homemade.
The bar is run by two brothers, in a pleasant atmosphere. They are the fourth generation of the family in these walls.

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Bercy / Nation
Nestled between the Seine, Bastille, and Père Lachaise lies a peaceful side of town where wide avenues and impressive buildings accompany green spaces and small parks. Landscaped havens are plentiful, from the Bercy Park to La Coulée Verte and most impressively the Bois de Vincennes, which even contains a medieval castle on its doorstep. For an escape from the masses head to this calming neighbourhood where real Parisians make their homes.
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