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Les Fous de l'Ile

#293 of 14,021 Restaurants in Paris
Certificate of Excellence
££ - £££
Neighbourhood:
Ile de la Cite / Ile Saint-Louis
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33 rue des 2 Ponts, 75004 Paris, France
+33 1 43 25 76 67
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10:00 - 01:00
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Adámas, Kikladhes, Greece
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30 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

This restaurant have only 3 kind of menu, you can choose plate and tipe of menu. We didn't expect the food will be so good, We see many people every day in the evening, so, we decided to try. Its was very very good, we just sorry, that we didn't come in this restaurant before. Perfect potato salad, beef with... More 

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Thank Torinka77
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28 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Had a delicious dinner here with the family after it had been recommended by our air BnB host. We had the chicken with mushroom sauce that we mopped up with crunchy bread, frois gras, beef au fou, pork ribs and more. Everything was delicious, staff super friendly and spoke English. They have an English menu as well but no kids... More 

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Mechelen, Belgium
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54 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very nice little restaurant, full of pictures of chickens. The food was excellent and at a very reasonable price. I only can recommend the place. Nice space at the back of the restaurant. The menu is the choice between some appetisers and some main cours plus cheese and desserts. The waiters are friendly and very fast.

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84 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We came here when we were in Paris 3 years ago and it was the first place we went to on our return. Great food, lovely staff. Not touristy - feels like a locals place. Will be returning before we head home to NZ. Recommend.

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Thank Caro8880
emilie B, Propriétaire at Les Fous de l'Ile, responded to this review

Hello, Thank you very much for your warm message, bringing us even more motivation to carry on this way. Best regards Follow us on facebook Emilie More 

Louveciennes, France
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16 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 December 2016

We really enjoyed the friendly and warm welcome together with authentic meals comming from selected local producers. Selection of wines is wide enough and they even have bio white wines.

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emilie B, Propriétaire at Les Fous de l'Ile, responded to this review

Hello, Thank you very much for your warm message, bringing us even more motivation to carry on this way. Best regards Follow us on facebook Emilie More 

Victoria, British Columbia
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26 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 145 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 November 2016

We were staying at a hotel around the corner and were looking for a simple dinner out. Tripadvisor gave it a decent rating and we were in no mood to go searching so we dropped in and luckily got the last table. We were delightfully surprised to find the food much better than expected. In addition we had some of... More 

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emilie B, Propriétaire at Les Fous de l'Ile, responded to this review

Hello, Thank you very much for your warm message, bringing us even more motivation to carry on this way. Best regards Follow us on facebook Emilie More 

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11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 November 2016

I visited this centrally located restaurant twice, and I was surprised to have had two completely different experiences. The first time we went, the service was extremely efficient, attentive. Our orders were taken very quickly and the time between each course was timed perfectly. The plates brought to us were made to taste ans look like perfection - and our... More 

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emilie B, Propriétaire at Les Fous de l'Ile, responded to this review

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Chicago, Illinois
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 November 2016

We happened upon Les Fous de L'ile after an afternoon exploring L'Ile St. Louis. It surprised us with its whimsical rooster motif and the menu promised an extraordinary meal. The restaurant did not disappoint at all. A reservation was wise as the place filled up quickly after 7:00. The staff friendly and while they spoke great English, they kindly spoke... More 

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emilie B, Propriétaire at Les Fous de l'Ile, responded to this review

Hello, Thank you very much for your warm message, bringing us even more motivation to carry on this way. Best regards Follow us on facebook Emilie More 

whitehouse station, NJ
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20 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 November 2016

Good food, welcoming atmosphere, local flavor. A small, quirky restaurant with food that does not intimidate, but pleases the palate. Wandered in and they squeezed us into a table for 2 - the restaurant was full. Warm and welcoming.

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emilie B, Propriétaire at Les Fous de l'Ile, responded to this review

Hello, Thank you very much for your warm message, bringing us even more motivation to carry on this way. Best regards Follow us on facebook Emilie More 

Valley Village, CA
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 November 2016

Not only a fun atmosphere, but really good food, and friendly, informal service. This was one of our neighborhood restaurants, as we stayed in a flat just down the block. We called it "the Crazy Chicken" because of all the chicken decorations all over the place.

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emilie B, Propriétaire at Les Fous de l'Ile, responded to this review

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$18 - US$30
Cuisine
French, European
Meals
Breakfast, Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 01:00
Monday
10:00 - 01:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 01:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 01:00
Thursday
10:00 - 01:00
Friday
10:00 - 01:00
Saturday
10:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 33 rue des 2 Ponts, 75004 Paris, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Ile-de-France  >  Paris>  > Ile de la Cite / Ile Saint-Louis
  • Neighbourhood: Ile de la Cite / Ile Saint-Louis
  • Phone Number: +33 1 43 25 76 67
Description
On the " Ile Saint Louis" situated between on the "Ile de la cité" and the "Notre-Dame", our team will have the pleasure to welcome you every days of the year of 10:00 am for breakfast, at midnight in continuous service for the lunch and to have dinner. Without forget the Brunch from Sunday from 12:00 am till 4:00 pm. You will discover it an atypical atmosphere around the chicken décoration and a warm atmosphere. We work every day to satisfy at best your taste buds. For it Anais our Chef, works the raw products, fresh, home-made products and seasons. Our dynamic team and professional will advise(recommend) you on our wines that they are house or of another region and will know you realized by crazy cocktails. Do not hesitate to consult our web site, Facebook page or simply our mobile application to be directly able to make your reservations, discover our theme evenings, our events and consult our menus. The more we are Crazy (Fous), the better it is then come to many at the Fous de l'île.

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Staying in Ile de la Cite / Ile Saint-Louis

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Ile de la Cite / Ile Saint-Louis
Two islands sit in the middle of the Seine at the very heart of Paris. The more majestic one, Ile de la Cité, sparkles with history. This is the birthplace of Paris, the home of the Gothic Sainte-Chapelle, and the site of the prison where Marie Antoinette was held before her execution. Tourists flock to see the iconic Notre Dame and the beautiful bridges that straddle the Seine. Ile Saint-Louis, the more provincial island, welcomes you with cozy traditional eateries, small boutiques, and what some people say is the best ice cream in the city. This is essential Paris from its very beginnings to its modern appeal.
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