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Loulou Friendly Diner

#809 of 15,031 Restaurants in Paris
££ - £££French, Cafe,
90 boulevard Saint Germain, 75005 Paris, France
+33 1 46 34 86 64
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good37%
  • Average8%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (19 reviews)
“burger” (84 reviews)
“avocado toast” (16 reviews)
Open Now
08:00 - 22:30 Hours
CUISINES
French, Cafe, Diner, Australian, American, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
££ - £££
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
90 boulevard Saint Germain, 75005 Paris, France
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Top 3 Reasons to Eat Here
Sponsored by: Loulou Friendly Diner
1. Tasty breakfast
"I loved this place"
GlobalVilla9er
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2. Art-coffee
"The coffee was really great and the food was delicious,"
ostone7911
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3. Gluten Free!
"Best gluten free burger and chips I have ever had"
rebecca h
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121 - 130 of 323 reviews

Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

This cafe looks lovely, with lots of smoothies and breakfast options on offer. However, service was slow and the food, when it arrived, was so-so and didn't live up to expectations.More

Thank Sarsywarsy
Edouard M, Directeur général at Loulou Friendly Diner, responded to this reviewResponded 12 May 2017

Thank you for taking the time out to write a comment Sarsywarsy. We are glad to hear that you liked our options, but are sorry to hear that they did not live up to your expectations. We now offer fresh cold pressed vegetable and fruit...More

Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

Sadly I have to say that loulou has lost its sparkle. The food is okay, but the service is too slow now. On a not so busy Sunday service the staff seemed more occupied by their own conversations. Six of us visited and were forgotten...More

Thank Fuz1701
Edouard M, Directeur général at Loulou Friendly Diner, responded to this reviewResponded 12 May 2017

Thank you for taking the time to write a comment. We are sorry to hear about your experience at our restaurant. We pride ourselves in having a friendly service so are very disappointed to hear that it was not the case this time. We will...More

Reviewed 9 April 2017

Stopped for a simple breakfast of flat white coffee and pain perdu brioche. Literally across the street from the Cluny Museum which was perfect for me. Slightly pricey but I enjoyed it nonetheless the less!More

Thank jtmh89
Edouard M, Directeur général at Loulou Friendly Diner, responded to this reviewResponded 12 May 2017

Thank you for taking the time to write a comment. We are glad to hear that you enjoyed our coffee as we take a lot of pride in serving good quality coffee. We like to change our coffee beans every so often so next to...More

Reviewed 29 March 2017

We were walking along St. Germain late in the evening and stopped at this little restaurant. We had a duck burger with frits, the wife loved it and I had the fish and chips which were great. Then to top if off we had banana...More

Thank eur0peantraveller10
Edouard M, Directeur général at Loulou Friendly Diner, responded to this reviewResponded 12 May 2017

Thank you for your comment ! We always try to make our guests happy and are very happy when we do ! We will be sure to communicate your nice comment to our staff - our waiters and chefs. We have a few new upgrades...More

Reviewed 25 March 2017

We visited here for a quick breakfast but the service was slow. When the bill arrived I had a €20 note in my hand, not expecting it to come to more than that. We paid €26 for coffee, juice and a croissant. €5 for a...More

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Edouard M, Directeur général at Loulou Friendly Diner, responded to this reviewResponded 28 March 2017

Hello, You were lucky to try a coffee of specialty, which cover only 2% of the world production. More over this coffee is extracted with a lot of care and knowledge by our Barista team and calibrated every morning with all due care. You had...More

Reviewed 15 March 2017 via mobile

We wandered in at lunch time and had an Amazing steak and chips lunch. Great service. Highly recommend this place. Good red wine to add to the experience

Thank WP S
Edouard M, Directeur général at Loulou Friendly Diner, responded to this reviewResponded 19 March 2017

Thank you for your comment. We love to hear that you enjoyed our restaurant. We hope to see you back again in the future, From all of us at Loulou

Reviewed 11 March 2017 via mobile

Despite nice location and tasty treats, the quality of service is awful. Takes over 30 min to get the beer!More

Thank Tatiana P
Edouard M, Directeur général at Loulou Friendly Diner, responded to this reviewResponded 19 March 2017

Dear Tatiana, We are very sorry to hear about your experience. We try to have very good service so we are sad to hear that it was not the case for you. We appreciate your feedback and will be sure to notify all of the...More

Reviewed 10 March 2017 via mobile

We popped in this nice looking cafe at lunch time and were greeted by, what seemed like, a charming young bearded gent who asked how many our table was for. My GF said two and we were seated inside after being asked if we would...More

Thank KJay C
Edouard M, Directeur général at Loulou Friendly Diner, responded to this reviewResponded 20 March 2017

I am truly sorry that you felt this way about our restaurant and that you felt unwelcome. The thing about the bill being given at the same time as your drinks is a restaurant prerogative which is being applied to every customer, however it should...More

Reviewed 8 March 2017

We went here several days when we stayed in Paris. For breakfast and lunch. So good food, nicely decorated place (New York style) with pleasant colours. Staff is polite and serviceminded. Good coffe, good juices etc. I absolutely reccomend this place, we will be back...More

Thank Ulrikke R
Edouard M, Directeur général at Loulou Friendly Diner, responded to this reviewResponded 19 March 2017

Thank you very much for your comment! It`s so nice to hear that you enjoyed coming to our restaurant !! We hope to see you back at Loulou the next time you are in Paris, from all of us at Loulou

Reviewed 1 March 2017 via mobile

What a cute little place! Staff is super friendly, the breakfast is lovely- I recommend the pain perdu brioche.

Thank Mayke O
Edouard M, Directeur général at Loulou Friendly Diner, responded to this reviewResponded 19 March 2017

Thank you for your lovely comment! We will be sure to let our staff and the kitchen know that you enjoyed your experience here. best, Team Loulou

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surrounding the fountain at Saint-Michel provide
eateries from around the world. Lively bars are just
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brasserie is on every corner. The setting for this
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Yes there is breakfast and it's delightful
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$17 - US$24
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Drinks, After-hours
Restaurant features
Highchairs Available, Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 22:30
Monday
08:00 - 22:30
Tuesday
08:00 - 22:30
Wednesday
08:00 - 22:30
Thursday
08:00 - 22:30
Friday
08:00 - 22:30
Saturday
09:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 90 boulevard Saint Germain, 75005 Paris, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Ile-de-France  >  Paris>  > Odéon / Saint-Michel
  • Neighbourhood: Odéon / Saint-Michel
  • Phone Number: +33 1 46 34 86 64
  • E-mail
Description
Located in the 5th arrondissement of Paris, this is the ideal place for international friends to gather and meet! Not only is the Loulou' all about making meaningful friendships from all over the world, but it is also a great restaurant based in the middle of Boulevard St Germain, that serves both Australian dishes and Parisian brasserie's specials like nowhere else in Paris! Indulge yourself by nestling into one of our comfortable leather sofas on a bright terrace. Discover our hidden bar and its lovely decoration. Speak about your trip with our friendly staff... Enjoy a nice selection of tasty burgers and Club sandwiches, a mouth-watering brunch with organic eggs, an unique fresh cup of coffee or fresh organic cold pressed juices. Also, Loulou' propose you free-gluten dishes and beverages ...
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