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Cafe Moderne

19 rue Keller, 75011 Paris, France
+33 1 47 00 53 62
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Overview
  • Excellent52%
  • Very good36%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“meatballs” (13 reviews)
“tartare” (7 reviews)
“cupcakes” (2 reviews)
Open Now
All hours
CUISINES
French, European, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
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Value
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LOCATION
19 rue Keller, 75011 Paris, France
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1 - 10 of 39 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great ambient, nice music, good food (fantastic tuna tartar) and the best cocktails ever! We were a big group celebrating my wife's birthday and Thierry, the owner, was a very nice host. The bartenders were fun and suggest many good drink. One with Mezcal that...More

Thank Ludovic T
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Absolute superb cocktails you get in Café Moderne! Got the Best Moscow Mule with Ketel One Vodka ever! Thereby the food is fine and the atmosphere is lively and friendly as owner Mido and his crew are. Don't leave Paris without visiting this cafe!

Thank EricO1965
Reviewed 13 July 2017

I have heard about the place several times, and I was quite curious to discover the place. the best bartender in the world work there.....so I went for a cocktail. The lady behind the bar was not the best bartender in the world, but certainly...More

Thank marc h
Reviewed 26 April 2017 via mobile

Very good burgers and meatballs - their specialty! Homemade fries and a choice of sauces are great. Different informal decor adds a special twist to this place.

Thank frenchseventy5
Reviewed 4 August 2016

Perhaps this isn't such a hidden gem after seeing other reviews here but Cafe Moderne is a gem tucked away down a little side street in the 11th arr. area. We had high hopes after a quick Google search and the restaurant surpassed them; the...More

Thank Amber F
Reviewed 3 August 2016

Our family of four had a nice dinner here. The server was great fun, as was the menu. A word of warning though, we made our dinner reservation using the Tripadvisor website but the restaurant never got it; we were lucky that they were able...More

Thank oai
Reviewed 9 March 2016 via mobile

I'd read the fantastic reviews on TripAdvisor before our visit, so as this was fairly close to our apartment in Bastille we decided to give it a try. It was Friday night and I knew it would get busy so we arrived as they were...More

Thank 969AJW1969
Reviewed 13 February 2016

Go for the cocktails which are ridiculously good! Co-founder Mido was ranked 1st at national level and 3rd world-wide in 2014. I went with a girlfriend I've not seen in years and we enjoyed a small selection of honest French cuisine with seriously good drinks....More

Thank 941citytraveller2016
Reviewed 8 February 2016

We went to Cafe Moderne for a celebratory lunch with a group of about 20 people and it was absolutely amazing. The food was homemade and simply delicious (the best meatballs I've ever had, as simple as that! I didn't think I could be amazed...More

2  Thank victoria372
Reviewed 5 December 2015 via mobile

My husband and I ate lunch here. Both ordered meatballs. I had modern meatballs with tomato sauce and vegetables, my husband had oriental meatballs with tagliatelle. It was a perfect choice as the food was fresh, service was fast, ambience was cosy and I also...More

Thank 2012Ingaga
Nearby
Bastille / Oberkampf
Bastille and Oberkampf are lively parts of town made
for entertainment. During the day rows of unassuming
bars welcome customers for a bite or a drink, but it’s
at night this area really comes to life. Students and
young professionals fill the busy bars around Bastille
and Oberkampf. At Place de la Bastille, crowds flock
to the Opéra Bastille in the evening and groups wait
for coveted tickets during the day. Towards
...More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$8 - US$30
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 15:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 00:00
Thursday
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 00:00
Friday
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 00:00
Saturday
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 19 rue Keller, 75011 Paris, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Ile-de-France  >  Paris>  > Bastille / Oberkampf
  • Neighbourhood: Bastille / Oberkampf
  • Phone Number: +33 1 47 00 53 62
  • E-mail
Description
Le Cafe Moderne, apres avoir ete une institution du couscous a Paris, laisse place aujourd'hui a une nouvelle cuisine et remet les boulettes au gout du jour.Au Menu: Tartare, Burger et Boulette: du fait maison, comme a la maison, le tout dans une ambiance conviviale, dans un bistrot Parisien qui n'a rien perdu de son authenticite.//////// The Cafe Moderne, who used to be the institution of the couscous in Paris, leaves place today to a new kitchen and puts back the meatballs in our plates!Le Menu : Tartars, Burgers and Meatballs, a homemade cuisine that taste like home, in a French Bistrot that kept it's authenticity.
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