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Le Colimacon

#375 of 14,161 Restaurants in Paris
Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Neighbourhood:
Le Marais
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44 rue Vieille du Temple, 75004 Paris, France
+33 6 27 18 08 07
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19:00 - 23:00
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Sun 12:30 - 15:30
Sun - Sat 19:00 - 23:00
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Birmingham, United Kingdom
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54 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Briefly, visited in January 2017 for a celebration meal. One of our favourite restaurants everywhere. The atmosphere was warm and romantic. The service was a bit overstretched and there seemed to be an over-emphasis on beef on the menu but, otherwise very very highly recommended for a special meal.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Friendly service. Tasty revisited French classics with quality ingredients. Excellent steak. Original way of presenting their top class wine list. Try the snails!

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Didier J, Propriétaire at Le Colimacon, responded to this review

hello thank you very much for visiting us. it was a pleasure to have you. Best regards More 

Alabama
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291 reviews
174 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 93 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 January 2017 via mobile

This quaint little restaurant was our favorite culinary stop during our trip to Paris. The chalkboard menu and the cozy tables made for a wonderful experience. The escargot in puff pastry was perfection. The scallops were tender and full of flavor. The French toast with ice cream was the best way to end our trip. I am so glad we... More 

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Cambridge, Massachusetts
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8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 December 2016

On our last night in Paris, we ate at this local restaurant that is adorable inside and out. The service was lovely - both servers were very kind and helpful in interpreting some the handwritten menu. We started with the escargots, served in small pastry puffs that resemble a shell. For our main courses we had steak, perfectly cooked medium... More 

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Paris, France
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21 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 26 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 December 2016

We live around the corner and hadn't been back to this place in several years. We wandered in at the last minute as our usual hangouts were full. The first thing to say is that the crowd here is virtually exclusively made up of out of towners and tourists. I can understand why -- it's expensive, and the food is... More 

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Montreal, Canada
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12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2016

Always the same professional and kind service.Food is always good with great quality ingredient and preparation.Nice plate,GREAT value.

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London, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 November 2016

Me and my boyfriend had an amazing evening here last winter - very warm with cosy decor and a fabulous menu. If you're a wine lover then this is a great place to visit as they have a really great selection with knowledgeable waiters to help you choose. Also get the bread and butter pudding - hands down the best... More 

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UK
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237 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 November 2016

Le Colimacon is a small intimate restaurant in the Marais region of Paris. My wife and I both said that this was the best meal we had in Paris. I decided on the partridge wrapped in bacon, and my wife had duck, and we shared a cheese board of fantastic cheeses to finish. The food was superbly presented and tasted... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016

Very comfortable ambience, with an interesting and varied selection of starters and mains. I had the Cassoulet Champignon, which was a rich, creamy mushroom loaded with mushrooms , and the Tataki Sesame Crusted Tuna, which came with a wonderful rice accompaniment and some basic mixed veggies. Both were delicious, and with 1 glass of wine, came to 45 Euros. 2... More 

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Nantucket, Massachusetts
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

We were hungrily wandering around the Marais last night when we saw a group of people dining in a cozy room. No sign out front that I could see but it was obviously a small restaurant. I decided to see if we could get a table, although the place was packed. I entered and asked the proprietor if we five... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 43 - USD 65
Cuisine
French, European
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Local cuisine, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
12:30 - 15:30
19:00 - 23:00
Monday
19:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
19:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
19:00 - 23:00
Thursday
19:00 - 23:00
Friday
19:00 - 23:00
Saturday
19:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 44 rue Vieille du Temple, 75004 Paris, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Ile-de-France  >  Paris>  > Le Marais
  • Neighbourhood: Le Marais
  • Phone Number: +33 6 27 18 08 07
Description
In the heart of the Marais District in the historical area the Colimaçon is a typical french and Parisian restaurant. Traditional french cuisine is serving in a nice and cosy atmosphere only 40 seats with air conditioning.

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Le Marais
The Marais is a winding maze of multi-faceted streets that beg to be explored. It bursts with small boutiques, historic buildings, cozy traditional restaurants, and hidden parks. Around each corner, you'll come across little gems of architecture spanning the centuries, from understated medieval towers to classical libraries and 17th century splendour. This neighbourhood unites a rich mix of people of all ages, but it's best known for the gay scene mostly in the south and the Jewish community around Rue des Rosiers.
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