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La Fontaine de Mars

Tour Eiffel 129 rue Saint Dominique, 75007 Paris, France
+33 1 47 05 46 44
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good30%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“duck” (83 reviews)
“sole meuniere” (13 reviews)
Open Now
7:30 p.m. - 11:00 p.m. Hours
French, European, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
Tour Eiffel 129 rue Saint Dominique, 75007 Paris, France
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We turned up without a reservation on a Sunday at 2pm. The Maitre D greeted us warmly and showed us to our table. The oysters were superb, the oeufs madiran a delicious speciality. The staff were fabulous. Would not hesitate to go back and the...More

Thank Alliwilt
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We went to La Fontaine de Mars on our final day in Paris and was our favourite meal of the trip! The dauphinoise are to die for and highly recommend the house red - great value for money. Our waitress also spoke perfect English, was...More

Thank Perk89
Reviewed 1 week ago

A nice place very Parisian and American. Few years ago President Obama had diner in that restaurant, since then the restaurant became very very popular. You always need a reservation. Don't eat upstair, too hot and a little bit sad

Thank EricMarc88
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We walked in with minimal hope to get a table but luckily got the last one on the second floor by the window, a perfect place. It was a quite tiny place and you have to squeeze yourself into a small seat and tables, and...More

Thank Viet T
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Fontaine de Mars is an excellent place for classic French cuisine and you don't have to be Barack Obama (who ate here) to receive or appreciate the attention from the wonderful Christiane and her first class team. I go every time I go to Paris...More

2  Thank TheBigant
Reviewed 9 February 2018 via mobile

We had a family’s diner at this restaurant and everything was very good. It is an authentic traditional French restaurant starting from the decoration, the choice of food and the way of serving clients. The ambience is very warm, the decoration is not pretentious at...More

1  Thank RJA65
Reviewed 9 February 2018 via mobile

Fontaine de mars is an excellent french restaurant ! The service is very professional and friendly, from your arrival at the restaurant until your departure, there is always someone waiting to help you . Food is perfect! We share a charcuterie platter, the ham was...More

Thank Naraygi
Reviewed 4 February 2018 via mobile

Beautiful restaurant with a wonderful service from the team. Food was excellent. Location very quaint with a traditional feel. Atmosphere was Cosy which seemed to be a local dining place. Would recommend!

Thank Chloe S
Reviewed 29 January 2018

I highly recommend coming here, one of the best dishes i've ever had. Make reservations before your visit to ensure you get a seat. Some of the staff don't speak very good English so i suggest you brush up on your French. Besides that Staff...More

2  Thank Lilia6987
Reviewed 23 January 2018

La Fountaine des Mars is located not far from the Eiffel Tower, but it is far from a tourist trap. The food is authentic French, leaning towards that of Southwestern France. I had the roasted baby lamb along with a selection of oysters. They have...More

Thank TXBobE
Tour Eiffel / Invalides
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of Paris is guaranteed to impress. Golden towers and
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precision, stretching avenues, and luscious lawns. The
area boasts the Musée D’Orsay, the tomb of Napoleon,
the National Parliament and UNESCO, as well as
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29 December 2017|
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Response from WellTraveledChicago | Reviewed this property |
You need to contact the restaurant directly. It's a great place to celebrate!
23 September 2017|
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Response from Kari H | Reviewed this property |
Christmas in Paris! Sounds magical. I would contact the restaurant or the hotel you are staying at to make sure of holiday hours and availability.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
7:15 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
7:30 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
7:30 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
7:30 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
7:30 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
7:30 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 3:00 p.m.
7:30 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Tour Eiffel 129 rue Saint Dominique, 75007 Paris, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Ile-de-France  >  Paris>  > Tour Eiffel / Invalides
  • Neighbourhood: Tour Eiffel / Invalides
  • Phone Number: +33 1 47 05 46 44
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