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Canteen bus - CLOSED

81 rue d Alesia, 75014 Paris, France
+33 1 43 21 99 68
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good58%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
14 Mar 2016
“Great food (huge) , lovely atmosphere.”
3 Oct 2015
“Huge Portions, Friendly Staff”
Restaurant Hours Closed
French, European, Italian
££ - £££
81 rue d Alesia, 75014 Paris, France
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Reviewed 14 March 2016

Cute little restaurant, lovely service and huge delicious portions. It's a bit outside of central Paris, but well worth a visit.

Thank Heather H
Reviewed 3 October 2015 via mobile

You won't leave this place hungry! Menu is mostly made of giant salads, burgers and pastas. Place was packed with locals on a friday night. We paid 45 euros for a large meal for 2 (2 fat burgers with quality meat and 2 large beers)....More

Thank CarlosJ87
Reviewed 8 February 2015

huge portions, but too little taste. could ate just half, salad was old and had only cutted iceberg in it. dissapointed

Reviewed 28 December 2014

This restaurant offers a wide range of salads, not the small salad as entree or appetizer, but a huge salad served in a big rectangular plate measuring about 9"x15" aproximately !!! All of them come with a veggie base of greens and topped according to...More

Thank Luis C
Reviewed 15 November 2014 via mobile

This small place is out of the tourist areas, near the Metro Alesia. Huge portions of good Italian food at decent prices. We were there on a Thursday evening and the place filled quickly.

Thank Christopher K
Reviewed 13 October 2014

I ate in this restaurant a couple of times. The first time I got a steak, the second pasta. Despite the fact the the plates are huge, both time I found it difficult to finish everything up because in the end the meal was not...More

Thank p n
Reviewed 31 August 2014

It was our first night in Paris - a rainy Sunday evening, and I was traveling alone with a nervous child. Our nerves were quickly allayed in Canteen Bus. We were greeted by a friendly host and the welcoming buzz of conversation. The other diners...More

Thank HonoriaPlum
Reviewed 24 March 2014

The interior is kitchy and it's cheap, so I was pretty skeptical about the quality of the food. But the food was delicious--i had le pommes des terre au saumon fume, my friend had le croque monsieur, and another had le tortellini. The portions are...More

1  Thank Stephanie A
Reviewed 24 September 2013

The portions were huge and price was reasonable but not very tasty.... Walls are covered with photos of actors, there's the witch of the west flying in the corner. The spiral stairway to the restroom is fairly narrow and steep.

Thank WandererSun
Reviewed 3 September 2013

A nice restaurant ! you should try it ! nice plac with a good service ! very delicous. I recommand it for everyone

Thank Maroo_king
The namesake tower of Montparnasse dominates over the
landscape but the fun part is the throbbing life that
goes on below it. Bright lights, busy cinemas,
brasseries and diners encompass hidden museums and
parks to entertain the masses. Long avenues lead away
from the tower to take you to unsuspecting places and
historical monuments and treasures. In between lie
adorable ivy-covered houses with beams and small
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  • Address: 81 rue d Alesia, 75014 Paris, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Ile-de-France  >  Paris>  > Montparnasse
  • Neighbourhood: Montparnasse
  • Phone Number: +33 1 43 21 99 68
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