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“Cosy restaurant, great and friendly service”
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Le Petit Cafe
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Ranked #5,025 of 18,020 Restaurants in Paris
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: US$19 - US$26
Cuisines: French
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Dining options: After-hours, Breakfast, Outdoor Seating, Reservations
Neighbourhood: Quartier Latin
Reviewed 29 July 2013

My husband loved his burger and my salad was excellent. Our waitress was very friendly despite the place being full. The wine is rather expensive but the quality is there so worth paying for. I love how quiet the terrace is, very cosy and on the lovely square in front of the Ecole Polytechnique. I will definitely go back.

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Thank AnnBee2006
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Reviewed 14 July 2013 via mobile

I had a great experience and highly recommend this cafe. However if you don't understand and adore the French/Parisian culture please don't ruin this place for the locals. DO come prepared to converse in French, and DON'T expect them to talk to you in English. DO be prepared to relax and enjoy, DON'T be in a hurry, or expect them to hurry to you!
I had the duck confit and it was incredible. Never had it so good in USA. All others my party had great meals also. Dorado in Saffron sauce, and steak. Un pichet du Bordeaux was €9,50, et tres bonne.
As an added bonus it is located around the corner from the Pantheon, and if you've watched Midnight in Paris you may recognize the steps....

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Thank Anne L
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Reviewed 30 June 2013 via mobile

Chicken and vegetables were delicious. Waitress was so pleasant and attentive. She was working so hard to please everyone. She spoke English happily. Great experience in Paris. I would go back again and again. Great atmosphere along with great prices. Our best dining experience in Paris.

Thank Martasta
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Reviewed 23 June 2013

The location, service and prices of this cafe are enough to give it 3 stars but I'm not sure why people are giving it ratings beyond that. The foie gras was good enough but the salmon pasta was like eating canned salmon & the carpaccio (while tender) had really no taste. The wine was reasonably priced and the expresso was decent.

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Thank Liz_Stelz
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Reviewed 14 May 2013

Went here on our trip to Paris after stumbling across it whilst exploring the Latin Quarter. It was the menu that initially drew us in for lunch and we were not disappointed. The prix-fixe menu was tasty and great value and the coffee was superb. My partner had a sandwich with a dressed side-salad which looked amazing too. The staff were really friendly, not pushy at all and the place was relaxed with a mixture of students and locals. It was a great spot to watch passers by and certainly a popular choice for the smokers of Paris!

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Thank Olivia O
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