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Cafe de Flore

172 boulevard Saint Germain, 75006 Paris, France
+33 1 45 48 55 26
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This historic café captures the ambience of Paris of old all the way down to its cramped quarters.
  • Excellent29%
  • Very good35%
  • Average18%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible11%
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Hours Today: 7:30 am - 1:30 am
Suggested Duration: 2-3 hours
172 boulevard Saint Germain, 75006 Paris, France
+33 1 45 48 55 26
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Beautiful place and dhe service was very good. You can taste the french dishes but a little overpriced.

Thank Bledar P
Reviewed 1 week ago

My mom and I stumbled upon Cafe Flore last week and stopped for breakfast - it was delicious! The service was also wonderful, I highly recommend!

Thank Cindy W
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This has it all- great location, historical significance and good food. Great hot chocolate and coffee. We stopped in on our way to the Musee D'Orsay on a weekday morning and got to see nieghobrhood Parisians strarting their day. Very good, professioanl service.

Thank chepopo
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

You will either “ get” this place or not. Been coming here for years and it wouldn’t be the same without the rude waiters, the outrageous prices ( breakfast is good value though), the authentic interior, the people watching, amazing location.Paris wouldn’t be Paris without...More

Thank Colin H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I went there recently with my wife after reading on various Paris forums regarding this cafe. My honest review can be summed us as follows: Great location and beautiful vibrant cafe Long wait Average food nothing too good and not bad either Bad bad bad...More

Thank sidak s
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The prices are rigged. I was charged three euros extra for a glass of wine on the ground that this was "new year's day"! I was there on new year's eve (not new year's day) and nothing was mentionned on the wine page about the...More

Thank Denis L
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The worst club sandwich I've ever had. Cheap ingredients, sliced chicken from a packet for €22 each plus tip afterwards for unfriendly and very very slow service. Had to ask for the bill there times. Go somewhere else this place is nothing special.

Thank Ed_McEdinburgh
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Like it’s counterpart ‘Deux Magots’ a few steps away however on this occasion it was here where most of the action was so we settled in comfortably for some quite pleasant post dinner liquid libation.

Thank 977mike
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We have randomly chose this place for breakfast on xmas day since all other places were closed. We didnt know that this place is so popular. I am still trying to understand what someone can like about this restaraunt and why people are queuing to...More

2  Thank Iryna G
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Over priced, crowded with seemingly rude staff. There are much nicer and more welcoming places in the area than this.

1  Thank Matt P
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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Namjoo L
7 October 2016|
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Response from joannemarie2 | Reviewed this property |
I'm sure they're open during that week, and possibly Christmas Day
Tracey D
13 March 2015|
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Response from Aura B | Reviewed this property |
I doubt they take reservations as its manic there!