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La Fregate

#764 of 14,151 Restaurants in Paris
Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Neighbourhood:
Tour Eiffel / Invalides
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1 rue du Bac, 75007 Paris, France
+33 1 42 61 23 77
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The Woodlands, Texas
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174 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 388 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very convenient for folks visiting the Musee D”Orsay, on the left bank, across the Seine. Try to get a seat by the window for great people watching. Wondering around the sixth arrondissement, looking for a bite to eat for lunch and get out of the cold, we stumbled into La Fregate. Happy we did. Décor is classic Parisian style and... More 

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Wallasey
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99 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Quick lunch with my daughter whilst wandering around Paris. Lovely good, atmosphere, drinks and service. 65€ inc tip for lunch wasn't cheap but was lovely and Kir Royal was very nice! (2 salads, a Nutella crepe dessert, Kir Royal, Perrier, Diet Coke & coffee). Sitting outside in the summer would be lovely x

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Guelph, ON
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119 reviews
53 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We were in Paris for a week, and did not pre-book any restaurants. Just used Yelp and other websites/apps to find places when we were hungry. This was our favourite - excellent appetizers, meal and desserts. Amazing French Onion Soup and Creme Brulee. Reasonably priced as well.

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New York, New York
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105 reviews
79 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2017

Situated on the Left Bank, a mere block away from the Musee d'Orsay, La Fregate is perfectly situated for museum-goers. I wish it had been Spring, because I would have loved to have dined al fresco. Nevertheless, there were seats outdoors for those willing to brave the cold (I wish they did this in NYC). A standard dish of salmon... More 

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Knaresborough, England, United Kingdom
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50 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 February 2017 via mobile

What a great restaurant this is. Don't be put off what appears to be a more formal dining environment; they also had a great range of sandwiches and light lunches in traditionally French surroundings. Best Croque Monsieur I had in Paris and the cheapest.

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Wallasey, England, United Kingdom
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9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 January 2017

Great Oyster menu, really fresh, we had a table by the window right opposite the Louvre, I had Oysters with a glass of Pouilly Fume, followed by Crepes. Waiter was helpful and friendly, great service. Would definitely go back next time in Paris

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Cleveland, Ohio
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 January 2017 via mobile

After being outside shopping for hours on a beautiful sunny but cold January Day in Paris we were cold and hungry. Onion soup, frites and coffee at La Fregate warmed us up nicely. The service was excellent and prices moderate. I'd like to try it again for dinner sometime.

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Southern Wales, United Kingdom
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28 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 January 2017 via mobile

This was a walk-in visit on a Saturday afternoon. The decor is classic Parisian and the service is first class friendly French etiquette. We had two excellent mains before sharing a fruit pie desert and enjoying the excellent coffee on offer. Very reasonably priced for central Paris and very enjoyable.

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Kalamazoo, Michigan, United States
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 January 2017 via mobile

Delicious light lunch after visiting the Louve. We had 2 bowls French onion soup which was very good & chicken Caesar salad. The baguette was very good. 2 hot teas & 1 glass of Bordeaux & it was 45 euros. Our server Laurent was very friendly.

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Chapel Hill, North Carolina
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 January 2017

I booked this restaurant for New Year's Day because of the positive reviews on Tripadvisor. What a disappointment. I was looking forward to a steak and frites dinner but they were out of steak. They were also out of the chestnut soup that was on the menu. The food we did order took a long time to arrive and was... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$32 - US$54
Cuisine
French, European
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Child-friendly, View, Bar Scene, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 00:00
Monday
07:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 00:00
Thursday
07:00 - 00:00
Friday
07:00 - 00:00
Saturday
07:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 rue du Bac, 75007 Paris, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Ile-de-France  >  Paris>  > Tour Eiffel / Invalides
  • Neighbourhood: Tour Eiffel / Invalides
  • Phone Number: +33 1 42 61 23 77

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Tour Eiffel / Invalides
With the Eiffel Tower at its core, the Invalides area of Paris is guaranteed to impress. Golden towers and Baron Haussmann's urban vision meet military 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 luxurious, exclusive residences. In fine restaurants and at the weekend markets, families, diplomats, and politicians brush shoulders with the tourists who come to see this postcard-perfect area for themselves.
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