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Cafe de Flore

Closed Now: 07:30 - 01:30
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  • Average19%
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“onion soup”(16 reviews)
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This historic café captures the ambience of Paris of old all the way down to its cramped quarters.
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Hours Today: 07:30 - 01:30
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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172 boulevard Saint Germain, 75006 Paris, France
6th Arr. - Luxembourg
+33 1 45 48 55 26
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Cafe de Flora was one of the best known cafes in Paris and the food and drink quality was totally worth the title. The staffs were hard working and great, the atmosphere (which I visited in Christmas) was extremely good and a cup of espresso...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Sour_Lazy_Niki
Reviewed 5 days ago

The cafe had a great vibe, you can literally sit there for hours and just people watch and chat with strangers. The staff were lovely and their coffee was amazing. Their desserts were not the best, but I did not try everything.

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Nancy E
Reviewed 6 days ago

When in Paris this is the Cafe to visit and have a delightful lunch on a nice warm sunny afternoon. The service was friendly and the food was good. We enjoyed relaxing after walking all around Paris.

Date of experience: August 2018
Thank Harmonk88
Reviewed 6 days ago

The cafe de Flore is a buzz, and definitely a place where locals like to meet. It is very very crowded and touristy as well ,Which doesn't make it very comfortable. The food is more expensive than most places and pretty mediocre. But you go...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank Frederika881
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This came recommended, and we visited for breakfast - didn’t live up to expectations, food wasn’t that great, service was pretty poor - all round disappointing.

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank Diggyd123
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

This was the first place we came to. What a great find. We loved it. Service was great and the fact it was across the road from our hotel was a bonus. A must try

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank foodismyaffair
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I had lunch at Café de Flore on our anniversary trip. We ate upstairs because there was a wait for seating outside and downstairs. Service was good, but it was our most expensive lunch on our trip. I had onion soup, which...More

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank want2Bontheroad
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great option for breakfast because it opens at 7:30! Nice atmosphere, waiters are very friendly! It still has the essense of old Paris! Drawback: coffee is super expensive!

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank cathp894
Reviewed 15 December 2018 via mobile

This restaurant is a meeting place for philosophers and writers. Pricey but worth it if you want to experience ‘old Paris.’

Date of experience: December 2018
1  Thank pbrumlik
Reviewed 25 November 2018 via mobile

Came in for breakfast. Beside the hot chocolate that cost 8.9 euro. Everything was not to my taste (!!!!). Too expensive. The lady at the toilet wanted money for us to use it.

Date of experience: November 2018
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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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6 October 2016|
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Response from joannemarie2 | Reviewed this property |
I'm sure they're open during that week, and possibly Christmas Day
Tracey D
13 March 2015|
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Response from Aura B | Reviewed this property |
I doubt they take reservations as its manic there!