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La Meduse

177 quai de Valmy, 75010 Paris, France
+33 6 11 41 28 53
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  • Excellent81%
  • Very good14%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“octopus” (6 reviews)
“razor clams” (3 reviews)
“rack of lamb” (2 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
French, Seafood, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
177 quai de Valmy, 75010 Paris, France
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1 - 10 of 47 reviews

Reviewed July 14, 2018 via mobile

This restaurant in Paris at this address no longer exists. An Indonesian restaurant named Djawa is in its place. Serves generous servings of Indonesian Dishes such as Nasi Goreng, Beef Rendang.

3  Thank fionamackenzie12
Reviewed May 26, 2018 via mobile

We had travelled through Europe by train and backpacks for 12 days The last stop was Paris before getting the Eurostar to Blighty. Feeling weary we looked for a restaurant that was casual and good food. Boy did we find it in La Medusa. Warm...More

Thank Girtie
Reviewed May 2, 2018

We were hungry and just happened upon this restaurant. I had a veal dish with potatoes. It was fantastic. Also had pineapple desert that was good too. This restaurant is small so I would make a reservation if possible even though we did not have...More

Thank James L
Reviewed April 27, 2018 via mobile

You come into a down to earth neighborhood restaurant with local customers and wonderful hosts. And then ...... you get Michelin star quality food! Chef Hugo and his team are preparing extraordinary food in a tiny kitchen and every course was special. We will definitely...More

Thank dy162016
Reviewed April 19, 2018

For these past two weeks in Paris, we have tried many restaurants, including some ones where we repeated. We went once to La Meduse finally. And the food was truly outstanding for a mid-range Parisian bistro. (The area is a an interesting area, which some...More

Thank Ray820
Reviewed April 13, 2018 via mobile

After consulting TripAdvisor I decided to give La Meduse a try. Very friendly & accommodating small restaurant with a limited menu that changes daily. Everything is freshly prepared & well presented. The service is very good...you will not be disappointed. They deserve their good reputation...More

Thank Mauimarla
Reviewed April 3, 2018

We were 9 fiiends asking for a table in last minute and the answer was: "no worries we'll find you a table after the 2nd service" which was a miracle knowing that the place is quite small but it shows how lovely the staff was...More

Thank 17tutur
Reviewed March 3, 2018

The restaurant, due to excellent Trip Advisor reviews, was very crowded. It is a cosy joint, very friendly personnels. Menu is small and well prepared... reviews overrated. Overall good but not spectacular.

Thank vkl888
Reviewed February 25, 2018 via mobile

During our trip to Paris we got curious about the number 1 of Tripadvisor. We made a reservation a month before to make sure we should get a spot. Once we entered the restaurant, the smell of fresh fish was welcoming us. It is a...More

Thank aniekminon
Reviewed February 14, 2018 via mobile

Great experience. It’s a small place, so make a reservation, and don’t plan on showing up early for a drink, because the place may not be open. Once you do get a drink though... We both had cocktails and they were both delicious. I had...More

Thank Rebecca J
Canal Saint-Martin
The tree-lined Canal Saint-Martin is the focal point
of one of the most romantic and hip areas of Paris.
Watch boats travel along the canal while lovers and
friends take in the atmosphere from the banks or the
bridges. Evenings see hoards fill the embankments to
drink wine and enjoy good company. The colder days
lead people to hipster bars, cozy restaurants, and
concert spaces. Those who are more adventurous may
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March 31, 2018|
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Response from Hien P | Reviewed this property |
No it does not. It’s very casual.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 177 quai de Valmy, 75010 Paris, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Ile-de-France  >  Paris>  > Canal Saint-Martin
  • Neighbourhood: Canal Saint-Martin
  • Phone Number: +33 6 11 41 28 53
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