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Bistrot des Pingouins - CLOSED

79 rue Daguerre, 75014 Paris, France
+33 1 43 21 92 29
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good50%
  • Average12%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible0%
27 Jul 2014
“good prices, average food”
14 Jul 2014
“I like this bistrot, visited there many times”
Restaurant Hours Closed
French, European
79 rue Daguerre, 75014 Paris, France
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1 - 10 of 19 reviews

Reviewed 27 July 2014

the prix fix is undoubtably good value at E20 but the food was quite average. started with gazpacho which was the highlight as there was a heat wave outside. my pork was a few slabs of ham and felt more like sustenance than dining. can't...More

Thank Daren R
Reviewed 14 July 2014

I would not rate it as great food but for a casual lunch or dinner it is very good. Try the variety in the fixed price menu and you will find there some good dishes. The service is helpful and attentive. I recommend it. Go...More

Thank MxM2012
Reviewed 10 June 2014 via mobile

I visited this bistro on my last night in Paris based on the recommendations on TripAdvisor and the fact that it was 2 doors up from my hotel. Despite the warnings re bookings - I went about 9pm on a Monday night and it was...More

Thank Alexis C
Reviewed 4 May 2014 via mobile

After much research we visited this Bistrot last night with friends that live in the area. The food was classically French and the evening 3 course prix fixe menu was excellent value at €20 per head, with a good selection of dishes. Compared to other...More

Thank HelenC967
Reviewed 23 August 2013

I went to Bistrot des Pinguons yesterday for lunch, an hour after my arrival in Paris for a solo trip. I had two courses for 14.50 plus 4.50 for a small glass of wine. You can choose from the lunch menu or the daily special....More

2  Thank Onelifeliveit
Reviewed 9 June 2013

My wife and I accidentally run at this place while walking in neighborhood of our hotel, and because we were looking for some nice bistro with french cuisine, we decide to give it a chance. And we were very lucky. Food and service were excellent....More

1  Thank Dejan D
Reviewed 25 May 2013 via mobile

Superfood! They suggested a good wine. We loved it. I just missed some vegetables with the "cuisse de canard". And the "crème brullee" was delicious!

1  Thank Carolien V
Reviewed 2 December 2012

Had the opportunity to try Le bistro des Pingouins during my last visit to Paris. This is a much talked about restaurant at my place of business. It seems like everyone knows its name and it's reputation even if they have never actually been there...More

1  Thank Hunt201
Reviewed 30 November 2012

B. des P. was the nearest place to my hotel during a recent visit to Paris. It is located on the fringe of an area crammed with eating and drinking spots. I found the reasonably quiet and unfussy atmosphere perfect for someone dining solo --...More

1  Thank johnny_simpatico
Reviewed 20 November 2012

We had the starter, main course and dessert menu and really enjoyed it. The menu offered a good selection and the food did not disappoint, great flavour and presentation.

1  Thank FionacIreland
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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Restaurant Details

Open Hours
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
7:00 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
7:00 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
7:00 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
7:00 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
7:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 79 rue Daguerre, 75014 Paris, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Ile-de-France  >  Paris>  > Montparnasse
  • Neighbourhood: Montparnasse
  • Phone Number: +33 1 43 21 92 29
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