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15 Eastern Beach Rd, Geelong, Victoria 3220, Australia
+61 3 5229 3110
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12:00 - 01:00
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Sun - Sat 12:00 - 01:00
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Melbourne, Australia
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12 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Le Parisien is certainly worth a visit if you are in Geelong. The menu is good and likely to have something for most people to choose. We visited twice in one week. The first time it was a 5 star experience, but the second visit was only a 3! My husband found 2 bits of plastic in his dessert and... More 

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Thank bjewel6
Geelong, Australia
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74 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Iit feels like this restaurant has been in Geelong for 100 years and it may once have been the height of fine dining. But not anymore I fear. Admittedly I went for a set menu as part of a Christmas function. The dishes were unobjectionable but mostly lacking in sophistication. The desserts definitely had the feel of something that had... More 

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Thank Bret597
Geelong, Australia
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Disappointed....this is well known as one of the very best restaurants in Geelong, so I expected it to have a bit of an edge. Our table was is a nice position looking over the bay (beautiful evening). The service was OK, the meal was OK .....and thats about all I could say for it. The owner Jean Paul was there,... More 

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Melbourne, Australia
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58 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We met up with friends on Monday lunch time . We had a good table overlooking the water ( only two others we occupied ) Food was French inspired and ok . Presentation was nice but I dont think it was particularly good value for money. The waitress could have been better especially given it was virtually empty. Oh, yes... More 

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Thank SGM475
Geelong, Australia
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12 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had a great French meal at this well placed restaurant with a lovely view of the bay. However some staff failed to be attentive with the empty plates, and others appear to ask questions without sincerity. Asking for additional bread was frowned upon, not like the French restaurants we visited in France. A bit pricey for French fare, however... More 

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Thank Richard K
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30 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited Le Parisien whilst on holiday. The food was excellent. We had a lovely view of the bay whilst we ate. Save space for the dessert, the Chocolate soufflé was outstanding.

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Thank Simon K
Melbourne, Australia
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 December 2016

We were looking forward to a special night, which ended up very disappointing. Absolutely terrible service from the floor staff, we waited for over 30 minutes for a glass of water when we arrived, which was a sign of what was to come. Waiters are just not polished or trained properly. The doors to the balcony were opened, only to... More 

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Thank Lisa D
Tuam, Ireland
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2016 via mobile

Bright my dad who was visiting from Ireland here. Nothing is too much, pleasant staff, delicious food and beautiful view over the bay.

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60 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 December 2016 via mobile

The French onion soup is always great. Well looked after by wait staff and owner. View is great. A Geelong fixture on the waterfront. You will not be disappointed. Fish meats well matched with wines from Australia NZ and Europe.

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Thank Droumleigh
Victoria
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69 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

Using a gift voucher from my in-laws, my hubby and I booked for dinner at Le Parisien. What a treat! Our waitress, Kate, asked our names and used them all evening. She was relaxed and engaging and very helpful. She made sure that we were happy with everything. The food was superb. Maybe a little more pricey than we are... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
French, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Business meetings, View
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 01:00
Monday
12:00 - 01:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 01:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 01:00
Thursday
12:00 - 01:00
Friday
12:00 - 01:00
Saturday
12:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 15 Eastern Beach Rd, Geelong, Victoria 3220, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Victoria  >  Geelong
  • Phone Number: +61 3 5229 3110

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?