We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
Want the lowest hotel prices? You're in the right place. We check 200+ sites for you.

Le Mechoui du Prince

$$ - $$$
Odeon / Saint-Michel
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
34 rue Monsieur le Prince, 75006 Paris, France
+33 1 40 51 88 48
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:00
Closed now
See all hours
Sun - Sat 12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:00
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

203 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
  • More
Showing 61: English reviews
London, United Kingdom
Level Contributor
62 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This Moroccan restaurant is situated on a long side street, in the rive gauche district of Paris. I literally stumbled across it, whilst crossing the road, and having not eaten a tagine for some years was curious to see what kind of experience this could be. The restaurant is large and spacious, consisting of two adjoining dining rooms, dimly lit,... More 

Thank baroquenroll
1 review
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Good if you eat me, less so if you don't. My wife had a meat dish which she loved. I had the vegetarian tagine which was rather tasteless. Ambiance, service, and wine were lovely.

Thank Phillip U
Level Contributor
3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2017 via mobile

What a nice couscous, like my mum use to do !! We got chicken pastilla as starters, 2 couscous du prince with PLENTY of meat and a tasty delicious vegetable sauce, a dessert for 2, 2 cocktail and a bottle of rose from morocco. Good value for money.. oh and the service was great..

Thank Michael C
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 January 2017

I have only tasted moroccan food this good in Morocco or those dishes cooked by Moroccan friends! The food was lovely, lots of taste and generous portions. we ordered starters, chicken pastilla and harira soup. We had the lamb tagine, and chicken couscous for starters. The lamb tagine arrive as a large cut of lamb that had been beautifully cooked,... More 

Thank FKadri746
Highland Park, Illinois
Level Contributor
26 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

This restaurant had a good atmosphere, with friendly waiters, but the one thing that I took a star off for, was the small portions and it didn't really look as it was described on the menu. Otherwise it was fine.

Thank Max L
Level Contributor
55 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 December 2016 via mobile

There are several parts to a couscous course as served at Le Mechoui du Prince. First there is a large bowl of veggies - carrots, celery, turnips, onions in a delicious broth with Moroccan spices. Not "spicy" but very favorable. Then there is the bowl of couscous. Then the warm chick peas and sweet raisins. And a small dish of... More 

Thank Ralphlevy
Hong Kong, China
Level Contributor
251 reviews
179 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 89 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 November 2016 via mobile

The restaurant is in the popular Odeon area and easy to reach. The decor is traditionally Maghreb and could benefit from a little more modern spin. The food is rather good with a vast choice of tajines and couscous, all quite traditional too. We had a very decent Algerian wine and the wine list has also Moroccan and French choices.

Thank Marco R
Netanya, Israel
Level Contributor
40 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 November 2016

great restaurant just across the street of the hotel we stayed at. we had couscous with lamb and mergez and it was very very good. service was fast and price was fair

Thank Nurit M
Level Contributor
32 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

Great customer service! Razi was helpful in explaining the types dishes. Portions are huge and a single dish can easily be shared with two person. Atmosphere is very relax and cosy. The tea pouring is very impressive! Would definitely recommend for those who would like to experience a little bit Morocco in the city of Paris.

Thank Diana A
Miami Beach, Florida
Level Contributor
81 reviews
63 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

I really liked the food , the atmosphere and the service! We had lamb couscous and vegetarian tagine both outstanding. Good wine list, very honest price, definitely a place to go!

Thank totina

Travellers who viewed Le Mechoui du Prince also viewed

Paris, Ile-de-France
Paris, Ile-de-France
Paris, Ile-de-France
Paris, Ile-de-France

Been to Le Mechoui du Prince? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$20 - US$42
African, Moroccan, Mediterranean, Halal
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Highchairs Available
Good for
Groups, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 34 rue Monsieur le Prince, 75006 Paris, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Ile-de-France  >  Paris>  > Odeon / Saint-Michel
  • Neighbourhood: Odeon / Saint-Michel
  • Phone Number: +33 1 40 51 88 48

Questions & Answers

Here's what previous visitors have asked, with answers from representatives of Le Mechoui du Prince and other visitors
1 question
Ask a question
Questions? Get answers from Le Mechoui du Prince staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in Odeon / Saint-Michel

Neighbourhood Profile
Odeon / Saint-Michel
As the bustling center of entertainment for the residents of the Rive Gauche, the activity at Odéon never stops. Boulevards are lined with traditional cafes, restaurants, and boutique cinemas. The streets surrounding the fountain at Saint-Michel provide eateries from around the world. Lively bars are just next door and the prototypical terraced French brasserie is on every corner. The setting for this area is second to none; the Haussmann-style boulevards are contrasted by monumental architecture and overshadowed by the iconic Notre Dame, all within a moment’s walk from the Seine. This neighbourhood's world-famous bookshops, cafés, and streets will not fail to impress you.
Explore this neighbourhood