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IL Russo

6 rue Cesar Franck, 75015 Paris, France
+33 1 45 67 31 08
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  • Excellent62%
  • Very good26%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
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“antipasti” (4 reviews)
“lasagna” (2 reviews)
“italian food” (3 reviews)
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Italian, European, Vegetarian Friendly
££ - £££
6 rue Cesar Franck, 75015 Paris, France
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My cousin lives around the corner from IL Russo and it's one of her favourite places to eat. As we were staying with her it also became a favourite of ours. Eric is such a character and loves to serve you his authentic Italian dishes....More

1  Thank DebRed_10
Reviewed 16 May 2017 via mobile

We visited because of the location's connection to the movie Inception. It is a small family run operation. Our server spoke little English, but she was very accommodating and worked hard to make sure we had an enjoyable dining experience. They do not have paper...More

1  Thank Marvin T
Reviewed 7 February 2017

This small bistro is near the area of metro Segur. It is small, most of the tables are for two or four. Food is very good, menu is very simple. The place is charming and the people who serve are great. I loved the fact...More

1  Thank mtangulo
Reviewed 1 September 2016

This is one of those places you just happen upon. On our way home one day we walked by and struck up a conversation with the waitress. She helped us located some pasta we were looking to purchase for a dinner. She insisted that we...More

Thank Pericles R
Reviewed 22 June 2016

Il Russo is truly a local favorite, and for good reason. The proprietor is the real deal, an Italian man who serves a limited, ever-changing menu comprised of only the freshest, most high quality ingredients. Eating here is more like being invited into his kitchen...More

1  Thank EleanorS612
Reviewed 7 March 2016

Delicious home made food, lovely people, very happy ambiance. I would highly recommend this wonderful place.

Thank Nadou L
Reviewed 24 February 2016 via mobile

You just need to go and experience it yourself. Eric, his crew and the regular patrons create an amazing atmosphere with an eclectic menu and 2 bottle wine list. It may have been featured in Inception (the exploding cafe in the folding street) but their...More

Thank RicJClark
Reviewed 28 January 2016 via mobile

Had a birthday celebration dinner at Il Russo with friends on their recommendation. Wow, what a terrific place! Very limited menu based on the owner/chef's whim. Italian cuisine. Great venue, great host and great food. Really worth a visit.

Thank Roman K
Reviewed 24 July 2015 via mobile

Fab Italian food and friendly service. That is why we come back. Eric, Niamh (irish ;-) and Clement are lovely and so fun!

3  Thank FrenchEddie
Reviewed 16 July 2015

This place is fantastic. Great food and the staff are so welcoming. It is owned by a father and son with another lady helping them. We ended up going back there 3 times during our stay of just over a week. They only have a...More

2  Thank Steve A
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Open Hours
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6 rue Cesar Franck, 75015 Paris, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Ile-de-France  >  Paris
  • Phone Number: +33 1 45 67 31 08
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