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Le Petit Chatelet

39 rue de la Bucherie, 75005 Paris, France
+33 1 46 33 53 40
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good31%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“escargot” (88 reviews)
“lamb skewers” (18 reviews)
“steak” (94 reviews)
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French, European, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
39 rue de la Bucherie, 75005 Paris, France
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

On a rainy night, we enjoyed a wonderful dinner! Welcomed warmly, with the fireplace grilling meat, a chalkboard menu with explanations in English, Le Petit Chatelet proved to be a wonderful spot for dinner. We called mid day for reservations, which was smart, as the...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It’s a cozy place where you have to book or wait for your table, but trust me it deserves every single minute, I’m a frequent traveler food lover and this restaurant gave me on of the best experiences ever, the food was amazingly delicious, the...More

Thank anis c
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This is a marvelous restaurant right next door to the Shakespeare Bookstore with a great view of Notre Dame Cathedral. Staff is very attentive and the food is wonderful. They have an escargot pastry puff appetizer that is delightful; and their chocolate mousse dessert is...More

Thank Barbara M
Reviewed 5 December 2017 via mobile

Nice and cosy atmosphere...pleasant and attentive service...good food...nice wines...not cheap...but value for money...

Thank Paul T
Reviewed 4 December 2017

This is an update to my review from a few years ago where I rated this restaurant 5 stars. Dined here again after coming back to Paris. Last time I was here the food was amazing but the service was poor. Unfortunately, this time the...More

Thank Anon Y
Reviewed 1 December 2017 via mobile

A Great French experience... not the usual snobbery. This was a trip for my daughter's 21st birthday. We stayed close to Notre Dame area and selected this from Trip Advisor. We were not disappointed. The restaurant is a lovey sized authentic building. The staff were...More

Thank Steve M
Reviewed 30 November 2017 via mobile

Great taste of Paris in the heart of tourist area. Menu changes daily, but you have to try the grilled lamb and the escargot puff pastry.

Thank Bill H
Reviewed 24 November 2017

Simple but chic, We were placed at the first floor . Very good service, very polite waitress. The food was excellent . The steaks au point, tender and delicious. The wine smooth and perfumed. Everything was perfect.

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Reviewed 17 November 2017 via mobile

I have gone to this Restaurant 2/4 times I have visited Paris. If you are looking for a delicious meal that will not disappoint near the Notre Dame / Shakespeare & Company, this is the place! Recommend the Seabass & the Lamb

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Reviewed 17 November 2017

We ate here three times during our three days in Paris. We ate here the last time we were in Paris. We will eat here again when we return. Bertrand and his wife are genial hosts and attentive to their customers. Beef filet, beef cheeks,...More

Thank Arizonapopi1
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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
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15 May 2017|
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Response from Opus69 | Reviewed this property |
They have additional seating other than the small room at the entry. We did not have reservations but we're still seated. We ate there three times. Their steaks were quite good but more likely grass fed and not as tender as... More
30 March 2017|
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Response from shemin61 | Reviewed this property |
Its walking distance from near Notre Dame. Not sure about website. Did not search on it. Do call and make reservations. Small cosy place, no locals. Mainly tourists patron this place. Refer to my review.
8 March 2017|
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Response from Adam_Borek | Reviewed this property |
hi, just call them. They speak English
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, View, Child-friendly
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 39 rue de la Bucherie, 75005 Paris, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Ile-de-France  >  Paris>  > Odeon / Saint-Michel
  • Neighbourhood: Odeon / Saint-Michel
  • Phone Number: +33 1 46 33 53 40
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