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Le Cherche Midi

Saint Germain 22 rue du Cherche Midi, 75006 Paris, France
+33 1 45 48 27 44
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  • Excellent27%
  • Very good38%
  • Average17%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible9%
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“truffles” (12 reviews)
“ravioli” (11 reviews)
“parma ham” (5 reviews)
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Italian, Mediterranean, European
$$ - $$$
Saint Germain 22 rue du Cherche Midi, 75006 Paris, France
Neighbourhood: Saint-Germain-des-Pres
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had dinner there on Sunday night, May 7, 2017 to hopefully celebrate the Macron victory. We were rewarded at 8:00 pm with the good news, but that was the end of the celebration. The food at this restaurant is exceedingly mediocre. Our spinach soup...More

Thank Paramourfa
Reviewed 9 February 2017

We visited on a trip to Paris with a couple of locals who go there every week. There is a reason they keep coming back. Yes,the place is small with tables on top of each other but that is part of the charm. It is...More

Thank Sean M
Reviewed 19 January 2017

We come here every time we visit Paris. It's a cosy space with warm and efficient service. The food is good and sometimes it's great. The ham and burrata appetizer is astonishing good. The mains are a mixed bag. This time I had fish (maybe...More

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Reviewed 7 December 2016 via mobile

Lovely and lively Italian restaurant. Keep going back for the tagliatelle with truffle, which are really good. Today we shared a platter of parma ham, the truffle tagliatelle, rucola and parmigiano washed down with a carafe of house white wine. All very nice. Yes the...More

Thank Sylvia G
Reviewed 2 December 2016

We decided to try this restaurant after a few good reviews - and walking past visually it was everything you wanted in the heart of Paris. But now for the reality check - once through the door , the tables are very close together ,...More

Thank wink49
Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

A local Italian restaurant with good food but spoilt by a limited menu and very tight seating. It was impossible to have a private conversation. The vegetarian antipasto was bland but the main courses of veal and lamb chops were excellent. The pasta dishes were...More

Thank henry b
Reviewed 23 September 2016

I have been coming back here for many years and am never disappointed. This time I came for Sunday dinner and, as usual, this tiny gem of bistro was packed with regulars, as well as tourists. Everything we ordered was heavenly. Authentic Italian food, expertly...More

Thank whitesapphire
Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

One of my favorite italian restaurant in paris, in one of the nicest district in paris, the 6eme arrondissement; Always fresh products, well cooked, typical italian ciusine; the staff is very very nice, creating a good atmosphere, convivial; Perfect for a dinner in family, or...More

Reviewed 11 September 2016

Been going for 30 years...love the food the ambience it's a nice change to have some Italian when in Paris....

Thank Franckske
Reviewed 12 August 2016

I go there quite often to have a light Italian lunch, they do the best pasta around, which is apparently made on the premises. The light sauces that go with the pasta are sublime. Try also the fish dishes that are really delicious. The wine...More

Thank Nicholas G
In Saint-Germain-des-Prés, life is effortlessly chic
and all things are beautiful. The main boulevard is
dotted with famed terraced cafés, haut-couture shops,
ivy-covered railings and fine-dining restaurants.
Antique dealers and art galleries surround the fine
art school and small museums hide in unassuming
squares. The neighbourhood’s namesake church is the
oldest in Paris and is the backdrop for talented
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Open Hours
12:00 - 15:00
20:00 - 23:45
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Saint Germain 22 rue du Cherche Midi, 75006 Paris, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Ile-de-France  >  Paris>  > Saint-Germain-des-Pres
  • Neighbourhood: Saint-Germain-des-Pres
  • Phone Number: +33 1 45 48 27 44
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