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Le cou de la girafe

7 rue Paul Baudry, 75008 Paris, France
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good44%
  • Average23%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
28 Dec 2012
“Innovative menu”
13 Oct 2012
“Excellent dinner, every item was a good choice”
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French, European
$$ - $$$
7 rue Paul Baudry, 75008 Paris, France
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Reviewed 28 December 2012

Nice choices from an interesting menu at a central location convenient to most; dishes are well prepared and flavorful.

Thank Ralphing
Reviewed 14 October 2012 via mobile

Three of us arrived on a Thursday evening shortly after they opened at 19h. The restaurant was half- full and we were seated right away. The service was very good, we mostly spoke French (it doesn't take much to get by in a restaurant, especially...More

Thank KatieCole
Reviewed 28 September 2012

We rented an apt on Rue Artois, a block away from The Neck of the Girafe (Le Cou de Girafe), and we wandered in one night, not having a clue where to eat in the 8eme. Located on a corner, on a very quiet street,...More

Thank SCaron42
Reviewed 17 June 2012

If you want to dine as a local in Paris and experience a balance of the modern city rooted in a variety of French cuisine, this is the place. Make a reservation as is customary in Paris in general. Doors open at 7.30pm. Good wine...More

Thank ponderosapine
Reviewed 8 December 2011

Fantastic cuisine at very reasonable prices. The plates were a piece of art!. Very highly recommended for everyone who appreciates fine french cuisine at a nice atmosphere,

Thank SpirosKo
Reviewed 27 July 2011

I went to Cou this week with colleagues and found it to be mediocre at best. Food was very average (my beef was like shoe leather!) and service was also average. Frankly, given the choice I'd go elsewhere.

Thank SangPei
Reviewed 4 May 2011

I'll admit it - I read some of the other reviews to help me frame my thoughts, before I wrote mine...I've beento COU twice - once in September of last year, and again a few days ago. It looks really funky - from the moment...More

Thank scarlett_atom
Reviewed 16 April 2010

We had read previous reviews of the restaurant and were excited. Unfortunately we did not share the same sentiments after our dinner there. YOU MUST HAVE A RESERVATION - NO EXCEPTIONS. (Use your concierge desk to facilitate this.) When we arrived for the first sitting...More

1  Thank doctorjon
Reviewed 1 February 2010

My girlfriend and I visited this restaurant for my birthday in early January based on other reviews and we were not disappointed. The restaurant was full and it was a Monday night so you should really ring and book in advance or book online like...More

1  Thank simongb
Reviewed 18 January 2010

Staying at Hotel Le A and wanted to eat very close by. Great food, beef features heavily. The staff are pleasant and coped (and were patient!) with my French. Dinner for 2 was €100. Wine list was limited but OK. Only a few complaints which...More

1  Thank NoMooMumandDad
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Average prices
USD 47 - USD 156
Dinner, Lunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Outdoor Seating
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7 rue Paul Baudry, 75008 Paris, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Ile-de-France  >  Paris>  > Champs-Élysées
  • Neighbourhood: Champs-Élysées
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