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La Caleche

) #4,580 of 14,431 Restaurants in Paris ££ - £££ French, European
8 rue de Lille, 75007 Paris, France
+33 1 42 60 24 76
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good36%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible7%
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French, European
££ - £££
8 rue de Lille, 75007 Paris, France
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Wife and I happened across this bistro between The Louvre and Norte Dame. It was one the best meals we had while in Paris. The owner went out of his way to describe the 3 course lunch and wine pairing which was in a word...More

1  Thank Falcons86
Reviewed 11 May 2017

We just happened on this tiny (6 tables) restaurant and how fortunate we were! The menu is simple but with wonderful choices. I had Salmon tartare and my friend a beef in Brown sauce. our starter was a dish with mushrooms sauteed to perfection. Desert...More

Thank Nana_JP
Reviewed 7 October 2016

My son and I went for an evening bike ride in search of ice cream for his birthday dessert. It was already 9:45pm, and it was by chance that we wandered into La Caleche and was very warmly greeted by its owner and assured that...More

Thank Megan B
Reviewed 16 July 2016 via mobile

Stumbled across this place as a happy accident after a lovely early evening wander around the 6th arrondissement of Paris...Straightforward menu to choose from - very delicious and fresh food! Perfect way to soak up some real Parisian atmosphere on a small quiet side street...More

Thank zarajw
Reviewed 29 June 2016 via mobile

If you want an authentic, good place for French food this is definitely the place to go. One of Parisians most loved insider tips.

Thank Francesca S
Reviewed 23 May 2016 via mobile

We stumbled upon this tiny gem on our walk home from a day of touring the city. Philip could not have welcomed us more warmly as we settled in with spirits before our meal. Other diners included local couples and a family with a young...More

1  Thank Kathleen K
Reviewed 12 April 2016

My last night in Paris (March 18, 2016) was spent having a wonderful dinner at this bistro located down the block from my hotel (Hotel d'Orsay). The owner was so gracious and kind, explaining the beautiful menu and making excellent recommendations. The food was amazing,...More

Thank Denise K
Reviewed 15 February 2016

We came across this restaurant for lunch last week while staying at a hotel in an adjacent street. Having done so, we returned for dinner the two following nights. The hospitable owner was very pleasant and happy to deal with two tourists who wished to...More

Thank Paul B
Reviewed 7 October 2015 via mobile

We were on our first night in Paris. Wandering in a jet lagged daze. Unaware of the way French eateries are separated by what they serve Restaurants serve full meals, brasseries and cafes sort of a la carte . So we wandered into la Caleche...More

Thank jlmwm
Reviewed 14 July 2015

We chanced upon this restaurant on a sweltering day in Paris on 11.7.2015. Sitting down outside having done a mini grand tour from early morning we initially asked for mineral water with some trepidation because it seemed so insufficient a request at lunch time. The...More

Thank joethelad
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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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$32 - US$40
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Reservations, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 15:30
19:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:30
19:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:30
19:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:30
19:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:30
19:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:30
19:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8 rue de Lille, 75007 Paris, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Ile-de-France  >  Paris>  > Saint-Germain-des-Pres
  • Neighbourhood: Saint-Germain-des-Pres
  • Phone Number: +33 1 42 60 24 76
  • E-mail
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