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Cafe de Flore

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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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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 3 days ago

No need to be hungry to go to Café de Flore! It's always a great pleasure to be nicely greeted by the English speaking staff and enjoy the truly parisian atmosphere.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank Madeleine L
Reviewed 1 week ago

The only reason I give this place 4 stars and not 5, is because of the prices. But you have to consider that the prices are like this because the place has such a history. Although we paid 35e for two deserts and two coffees,...More

Date of experience: March 2019
Thank _fierafauve
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Probably unless you really bump into a celebrity you will not notice anything super special about the place - Paris can boast similar cafés in large numbers. However the neighborhood, the history of the place and its popularity make it a worthwhile visit. To get...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank BSopo
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What should have been a lovely breakfast, was ruined by the horrible service and rude waiters. We ordered boiled eggs, which the waiter grabbed off another persons table. As he did so, one fell on the ground. He proceeded to pick it up and put...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Alexemckay92
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Very good location .U can see a wonderful view of Paris by sitting and drinking your bottle of wine.Very good staff.It was very expensive because for two glasses of wine, one salad and one toast we paid 60 euros.

Date of experience: May 2018
Thank Travelerallover1
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is one of the famous cafes in Saint Germain with a lot of history. We were lucky as it was beautiful weather and we had a chance to sit outside on the terrace. Service is very friendly (also English speaking) and the atmosphere is...More

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Christel8
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I have wanted to visit the famous Cafe de Flore for years, and finally got the chance to on a beautiful summer's day, which meant we were able to sit out on the terrace. I was expecting it to be a bit hyped up, but...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank vb333
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

So beautiful and surreal! The atmosphere is incredible, the decor is historic and the flower arrangement is wonderful! Only superlatives for the staff! I come back every time with great pleasure! A heartfelt thank you!

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank ekaterinal599
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The place its a bit overpriced but the food taste delicious our server was very nice, the croissants its a must.

Date of experience: February 2019
Thank Anamarygil
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We came for lunch on a saturday when it is so many people walking around in this area. We got rather quick a table inside and could order almost directly. The waiters worked very hard in this restaurant but it went very smooth. We had...More

Date of experience: February 2019
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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!