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The Highlander

#4,753 of 14,218 Restaurants in Paris
££ - £££
Neighbourhood:
Saint-Germain-des-Pres
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8 rue de Nevers, 75006 Paris, France
+33 7 61 74 47 89
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15:00 - 05:00
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Mon - Fri 15:00 - 05:00
Sat - Sun 12:00 - 05:00
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Paris, France
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5 reviews
Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

I've been here a good few times as I live and work nearby. Erin, Sable and Declan are so so friendly and always make time to have a chat with customers. Beers and food are top quality and they always show the important matches. Great atmosphere. Great music. Definitely recommend.

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Thank Iona H
Seremban District, Malaysia
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48 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had a stout similar to Guinness but definitely better. Good crowd. Good football coverage in English. Simple snacks. Good selection of whiskey. Had a good time watching Juventus trash Barcelona .

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Thank Raj S
Baltimore, Maryland
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30 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Stumbled upon this place after a dinner on our first day in the city. The pub had an awesome hole in the wall feel with good drink prices. The bartender was awesome and told us about some places we should eat and go visit. If you're in Paris and want a good place to chill and throw back some drinks,... More 

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Thank Kyle M
Spijkenisse, The Netherlands
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103 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 February 2017 via mobile

We visited the pub after been to France vs Scotland. We were expecting some rugby fans but unfortunately they were doing a quiz which took very long. We had a drink and moved on.

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Thank Danny P
Glasgow, United Kingdom
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287 reviews
156 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 123 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

Great little pub located at Pont Neuf Bridge. The bar has many screens showing live sport. One night we were in there was a live band on and there was a nice relaxed atmosphere. Innis & Gunn on tap and a good selection of drinks available. Have had many an enjoyable night here!

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Thank Adam_Caroline
2 reviews
Reviewed 6 February 2017 via mobile

Brilliant wee pub. Actually the first Scottish bar abroad I've been to where there's Scottish people. Pub quiz was class. A home away from home. Manager was a good lad that gave a free shot! Definitely go for an Innes & Gunn. No Tennents sadly haha

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Thank Max W
Cheshire
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104 reviews
71 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 52 helpful votes
Reviewed 31 January 2017

Very cost pub in a place you would never expect it. Quite friendly and a nice change from all the cafes. Not cheap (as you would expect in the area it is in) but worth a visit if you fancy a change.

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Thank Thehbk
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 December 2016 via mobile

I went first for a random meetup Christmas party which turned into a wild fun karaoke night with Great jelloshots made by Sable dressed as Ms Claus and came back the next night for a pub quiz and then football viewing. Opened till 5am every night!

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Thank BestCph P
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29 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 December 2016 via mobile

On the hunt for a good irish bar we stumbled upon the Highlander and said sure why not! And was one of my better ideas. Was a great place to enjoy a few drinks, cosy atmosphere and friendly staff. The christmas tunes helped also but later there was live music which was good. If in Paris...make sure to pop in... More 

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Thank David P
Wales
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131 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 112 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 July 2016

Hidden away, what a gtreat little pub. Scottish through and through and all the better for it. Good ale, air conditing and TV Sport are all to be found here.

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Thank Bobs-big-vacation

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$3 - US$4
Cuisine
Pub, Bar
Meals
Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Highchairs Available
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 05:00
Monday
15:00 - 05:00
Tuesday
15:00 - 05:00
Wednesday
15:00 - 05:00
Thursday
15:00 - 05:00
Friday
15:00 - 05:00
Saturday
12:00 - 05:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8 rue de Nevers, 75006 Paris, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Ile-de-France  >  Paris>  > Saint-Germain-des-Pres
  • Neighbourhood: Saint-Germain-des-Pres
  • Phone Number: +33 7 61 74 47 89
Description
The Highlander – a corner of Scotland in the heart of Paris
Perfectly located on the left bank in the centre of Paris just opposite the Pont Neuf bridge. With 2 Bars on 2 floors, each with it’s own unique atmosphere. Upstairs, the typical Scottish pub ambiance with 80 whiskies and classic Scottish ales and stouts. Downstairs, live music and available for reservations. Check out our very popular Open Mic every Wednesday, International Students Party every Thursday, Friday Music Live and our Pub Quiz every Sunday and Monday. Always a friendly smile to welcome you !

Live sport:
4 screens upstairs
2 big screens downstairs ​
All English channels, Sky Sports, BTSport, Canal+, and BeinSport are available to follow all of the national, european, and international competitions and support your favourite team. We broadcast as much as three different games each night.

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Staying in Saint-Germain-des-Pres

Neighbourhood Profile
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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