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11th Arrondissement

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This is a mix of the central districts (more fancy one) and the 18-19 ones that aren't that fancy... read more

Reviewed 26 June 2018
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We stayed along the Rue de Charonne. Loads of choice for restaurants at reasonable prices. Lots of... read more

Reviewed 14 June 2018
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Situated on the Right Bank of the River Seine, the 11th is one of the most densely populated urban districts not just of Paris but of any European city.
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Reviewed 25 August 2018

Several neighborhoods in the 11th are full of bars and restaurants with terraces attracting the hipsters who spend hours sitting drinking a smoking. Come and feel the vibe. Also explore the old alleys where the artisans used to have live/work spaces, now full of cool...More

Date of experience: May 2018
3  Thank Thomas V
Reviewed 26 June 2018 via mobile

This is a mix of the central districts (more fancy one) and the 18-19 ones that aren't that fancy. Not that much to do since is more a residential area

Date of experience: June 2018
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Reviewed 14 June 2018

We stayed along the Rue de Charonne. Loads of choice for restaurants at reasonable prices. Lots of shopping nearby too. Does get noisy at night though, earplugs are advisable. Be careful where you eat and drink on the Place de Bastille though, we had a...More

Date of experience: June 2018
9  Thank daledesborough
Reviewed 26 April 2018 via mobile

The 11th Arrondissement or district is the most densely populated in Paris and is situated on the right bank of the river Seine.

Date of experience: April 2018
1  Thank rayrest
Reviewed 27 March 2018

The area near the Bastille monument is full of opportunities to experience the ‘real side’ of Paris. The Richard-Lenoir Marché on Wednesdays and Saturdays is a signature attraction, where you can graze on local treats at very reasonable prices while ‘people-watching’ the locals and the...More

Date of experience: September 2017
3  Thank Robert H
Reviewed 1 January 2018

We stayed in a flat on the second floor for 2 weeks over the Christmas and New Years weeks. This was a great location close to transit, pubs, bistros, food markets, pastry shops, wine stores, and fresh food markets. A real neighborhood feel with locals....More

Date of experience: December 2017
4  Thank Les S
Reviewed 15 October 2017

We stayed in the edgy 11th arrondissement during a visit to Paris in September 2017. It was a great experience, in part because we stayed in an apartment rather than in a hotel; in part because of the great location (between Place de la Bastille...More

Date of experience: September 2017
10  Thank Canadianstraveling
Reviewed 1 April 2017

I've rented apartments in this area twice and dearly loved staying here. Full of lively streets, a great street market on Blvd. Richard Lenoir, lots of cafes and restaurants, full of young people. Come and see where the Parisians hang out. Still very close in...More

Date of experience: November 2016
5  Thank Thomas V
Reviewed 16 February 2017 via mobile

The first thing I noticed was the rides up the Eiffel Tower were great value for money. Teenagers were discounted up to the age of 24. Rides were offered at a lower price to the second floor of the tower and it was a little...More

Date of experience: February 2017
2  Thank patriciaaS3620TA
Reviewed 7 July 2016

I only stumbled upon the 11th arrondissement as my hotel was there. But the area is fine for a stroll and shows how normal Parisians live. I was very near Place Leon Blum with metro, supermarket, bars, restaurants, etc. I discovered the Saint Ambroise church...More

Date of experience: July 2016
7  Thank FTMDave
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There is shopping everywhere in Paris, the 11th arrondissement has shopping but all larger shopping areas are only 1 or 2 train stops away. Great small restaurants in this area as well. All types of cuisines and casual... More