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#241 of 14,161 Restaurants in Paris
Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Ile de la Cite / Ile Saint-Louis
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51 Rue Saint Louis, 75004 Paris, France
+33 1 43 54 78 62
12:00 - 22:30
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Boston MA
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108 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Sorza is a cute little Parisian spot. We had good wine and delicious apps (the soufflé is fantastic) Dinner was disappointing- I had the saltimbocca on recommendation from the waitress and it was bland and hard to eat.

1 Thank cmbassett
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

After initially finding Sorza and enjoying the best gnocchi of my life, I returned twice more over the next several nights and was not disappointed one iota! Service is genuinely friendly and the food is, well, it's one of the things I think of when I daydream of my next visit to Paris. Go!

Thank H K
Atlanta, Georgia
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45 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Sorza is a typically small Parisian restaurant--perhaps 10 tables in a brightly colored space. My wife and I enjoyed some truly wonderful, tender scallops, risotto, and cheese soufflé. All the dishes were great, and the price was reasonable.

1 Thank Kevin G
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95 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were visiting from Switzerland, so we know an expensive meal, and compared to other places in Paris, this place was pricey and tiny. The menu is limited, which is usually a plus for this type of places. We had the onion soup, which lacked seasoning and flavor, the onions were not caramelized, the soup lack any body. The soufflé... More 

1 Thank skhondker
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8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Made the kids walk a mile to get to here but was really disappointed. The food was super bland. Risotto was more like wet rice. Soufflé was egg with cheese. Quite expensive. The tiramisu was just cream. On the positive side the scallops was good and dorade was excellent but overall very disappointing. Has so much more potential.

1 Thank Khaled K
Chicago, IL
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59 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Unlike many restaurants on Île-de-St. Louis that stop serving lunch at 3pm, Sorza was a "find." Sorza serves all day. At 3 PM (15 h), we ordered two outstanding pasta dishes. Le plat du jour was a creamy penne gagonzola. The penne aubergine ricotta had small cubes of egg plant under several strips of fresh, thinly sliced parmesan. The vin... More 

1 Thank Tramble
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The food was great and the atmosphere was really nice and quiet. The lady that served us was very polite and helped us with the menu. I will definitely come again next time I'll be in Paris

1 Thank Chiara C
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3 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Good food good atmosphere good service not cheap bat i will come back soon again the ravioli and the rizoto very good

Thank Zvika K
San Francisco, California
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Stopped in for a late lunch of excellent, beautifully prepared Italian food. The restaurant is small as a button, with an elegant interior, an island of calm off the main street of the Île. Warm service, fond memories.

Thank dawnhawk1
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192 reviews
127 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 62 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

I like the place ... small and cozy The food is delicious and the atmosphere is fine .. They have colouring books for kids and they made for us a special food request too. I like bed it and I will eat again if I am in town The prices a pit high as the place is in very nice... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 22 - USD 54
Italian, French, Mediterranean, European, Delicatessen, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 51 Rue Saint Louis, 75004 Paris, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Ile-de-France  >  Paris>  > Ile de la Cite / Ile Saint-Louis
  • Neighbourhood: Ile de la Cite / Ile Saint-Louis
  • Phone Number: +33 1 43 54 78 62
Sorza is in the heart of Ile Saint Louis in Paris not far from Notre Dame. This Mediterranean restaurant is of extremely chic and of exquisite taste. Unlike many French restaurants, this restaurant never stops serving; lunch can stretch throughout the afternoon until it is time for that pre dinner drink. At the weekends brunch is also available. The restaurant plays music throughout the day changing the genre as the day moves on, jazz in the morning and afternoon and lounge music in the evening. The d��cor is contemporary and eye catching with black lacquered tables, red walls, candles in little crystal glasses and subtle lighting.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in Ile de la Cite / Ile Saint-Louis

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Ile de la Cite / Ile Saint-Louis
Two islands sit in the middle of the Seine at the very heart of Paris. The more majestic one, Ile de la Cité, sparkles with history. This is the birthplace of Paris, the home of the Gothic Sainte-Chapelle, and the site of the prison where Marie Antoinette was held before her execution. Tourists flock to see the iconic Notre Dame and the beautiful bridges that straddle the Seine. Ile Saint-Louis, the more provincial island, welcomes you with cozy traditional eateries, small boutiques, and what some people say is the best ice cream in the city. This is essential Paris from its very beginnings to its modern appeal.
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