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Le Bistrot de la Place

) #4,384 of 14,523 Restaurants in Paris $$ - $$$ French
2 Place du Marche Sainte Catherine, 75004 Paris, France
+33 1 42 78 21 32
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  • Excellent15%
  • Very good47%
  • Average17%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible10%
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“beef plate” (2 reviews)
“foie” (2 reviews)
“tarts” (2 reviews)
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2 Place du Marche Sainte Catherine, 75004 Paris, France
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Reviewed 6 June 2017

We stopped for Lunch after it was recommended by a Paris native. We were not disappointed. I had the beef plate, tender with a delightful sauce. She had the chicken, also delicious.

Thank Troutbum52
Reviewed 24 April 2017 via mobile

This was a lucky find for an early dinner after a long walk around Paris. The specials board tempted us in and despite a much wider range on offer we ended up ordering 3 courses which proved to be excellent. For starters, baked Camembert and...More

Thank ivorb68
Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

Wow I had the best chicken I've had in my life. It was the roast chicken, the juice/gravy was so tasty. I would highly recommend eating here! The owner is so cute and sweet.

1  Thank Saachi C
Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

The food was nice, although it took 45 min to be served. The waiters expected everyone to speak French fluently and ignored any attempt to speak some words of French or english. My friend attempted to have a bite of a sweet bough in the...More

Thank Nicola M
Thomas o, Gérant at Le Bistrot de la Place, responded to this reviewResponded 13 March 2017

Sir, In order to respond to your comment in a proper fashion. I'd first like to say that it would have been difficult to have a dialogue and take your order in an other language that english knowing that you didn't speak french. I would...More

Reviewed 7 January 2017

On a return visit to Paris in May 2016 our first lunch stop was here, and we were not disappointed. The Boeuf Bourgignon was a memorable treat as was the ambiance of the location.

Thank Sam F
Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

I stopped here randomly just bc I was hungry. I ordered from today's specials list: turnip soup, cod and vegetables. Everything was very tasty, fresh and served fast. Place was very busy with locals. The waiters were friendly and all spoke English. The tables were...More

Thank sacramentan
Reviewed 8 July 2016

We found this place while hunting for a patio eating experience after shopping in the Marais. It was a Friday night the first time (we went twice) so quite busy. Charles who greeted us said they were full, when we offered to wait he was...More

1  Thank Benjamin S
Reviewed 24 May 2016

Very good food, attentive servers, with a lovely terrace, Au Bistrot de la Place is just a block North of the rue de Rivoli. It faces a square on which 4 or 5 other bistros also seek diners and offer similar fare. My dinner was...More

Thank CountyGent
Reviewed 2 March 2016 via mobile

Fantastic service! Very Nice food and Lovely terrace. Perfecto for Lunch while shopping at le marais! The mini squids and the foie were my delicious choice.

Thank Azarraluqui
Reviewed 9 February 2016

This was the second restaurant we tried on Place Ste-Catherine. I do love this little square. We had the carte du jour which included a squash soup to start. It was good though a little watery. For our mains we split a lasagna and beef...More

Thank cookie_breton
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
US$17 - US$92
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Television
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Open Hours
09:00 - 01:00
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 Place du Marche Sainte Catherine, 75004 Paris, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Ile-de-France  >  Paris>  > Le Marais
  • Neighbourhood: Le Marais
  • Phone Number: +33 1 42 78 21 32
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