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Le Pre aux Clercs

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Saint-Germain-des-Pres
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30 rue Bonaparte, 75006 Paris, France
+33 1 43 54 41 73
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06:30 - 02:00
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Sun 08:00 - 02:00
Mon - Sat 06:30 - 02:00
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Aptos, CA
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89 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Popular bistro offering pleasant but undistinguished food. Relatively good chicken and fries. Service leaves something to be desired. Best to have a glass of wine, and leave it at that.

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Thank Edev
Oslo, Norway
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15 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The service on this place is terrible.. it did'nt take long to order.. but 20 minute wait for a coffee, and then the coffee was all foam and warm water.. When we finished it took at least 10 minutes before we could pay... sorry, but we are not coming back to this place!

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Thank Teo H
Istanbul, Turkey
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32 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2016

I usually eat alone when I travel for business and this might not be a very nice experience sometimes. My first experience with Le Pre aux Clercs was very good. The service was fine, the food was good, the wifi was also good. That is why I went there for a second time. They recognized me from the other night... More 

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Thank Fraise_11
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 November 2016

...And what a great way to start! We happened upon this lovely little restaurant within blocks of our hotel. Great food, wine, ambiance and a comfortable start to our stay in Paris!

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Thank Wendywallingford
Paris
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34 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

2 blocks from the Seine river on one side and 2 blocks from St Germain-des-prés church on the other, this restaurant serves a very nice selection of traditional french food. No surprises except good ones. Prices slightly above average, but you get for your money nice ccoking in a nice restaurant.

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Thank Pboulos
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

We Will definitely come back. Loved the french style, the french type of food and all!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! The street is sweet, the ambiance good. Highly recommended.

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Thank Cindy L
London, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016

Really nice Food, and prices as expected. Service could have been better, it was ok, but I feel that because of the many passing tourists in this area, it was pretty laidback. A pint of Beer - 11 Euros. Steep, but then this is Paris I guess. Cheese was good. Nice atmosphere.

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Thank ELBonn
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13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2016

So there we were walking along left bank looking for places to eat and that street filled with restaurants and packed full of people when we found this place, kitty corner from LaDuree. It wasn't too busy so we grabbed a seat before sun down. This is your decent Parisian Cafe/Bistro with decent menu, good service and definitely the ambiance.... More 

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Thank J C
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016

Location: at the heart of St Germain des Pres, one block from the church. Food: my wife and I ate here for lunch and dinner several times during our stay in Paris. The menu + the daily specials offer a wide range of choices and the friendly waiters have no problem in explaining dishes in very good English. Good quality... More 

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Brooklyn, New York
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71 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016

This was one of those, "Hey, let's try this place" restaurants and I am so happy! The food was great, the service was wonderful, the setting was perfect...I can't say enough about this restaurant. I went there twice on this trip. I tried the duck and the chicken and they were perfect. The desserts were out of this world. Please... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
French, European
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Breakfast, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 02:00
Monday
06:30 - 02:00
Tuesday
06:30 - 02:00
Wednesday
06:30 - 02:00
Thursday
06:30 - 02:00
Friday
06:30 - 02:00
Saturday
06:30 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 30 rue Bonaparte, 75006 Paris, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Ile-de-France  >  Paris>  > Saint-Germain-des-Pres
  • Neighbourhood: Saint-Germain-des-Pres
  • Phone Number: +33 1 43 54 41 73

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Staying in Saint-Germain-des-Pres

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Saint-Germain-des-Pres
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 musicians every weekend. The Luxembourg Gardens house the national senate, splendid lawns and flourishing flower beds. Famous faces and bourgeois Parisians frequent Saint Germain accompanied by the students of Rue Saint Guillaume and Rue des Saints-Pères. This is a neighbourhood where afternoon people-watching from a café or playing cards in a brasserie are a key part of the daily fabric.
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