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Le Depart Saint-Michel

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Odeon / Saint-Michel
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1 Place Saint Michel, 75005 Paris, France
+33 1 43 54 24 55
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00:00 - 23:59
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Sun - Sat 00:00 - 23:59
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13 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed yesterday NEW via mobile

Well positioned cafe, though very expensive, not much space available outside, and the service is not exactly friendly. Would rather classify it as a tourist trap, not much more.

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Thank Theo-Mitsakos
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29 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped in here while waiting to meet up with our tour to Versailles. They have 3 breakfast packages that are reasonably priced, and the food is great. I had the English Breakfast which included a two-egg omelet, and my wife had the French Breakfast which featured a crepe. We both had croissants and hot chocolate. This cafe is located... More 

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Thank Barry P
Norwich
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4 reviews
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Expensive bad service rude waiter and less than mediocre patisseries and hot chocolate. Give it a miss

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Thank Pinklipstickgirl
London, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The above subject says it all really. Food also very average if not poor for the money! €4.60 for a beer if you go to the bar or €11 if the waiter

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Thank Beefmarky
Buenos Aires, Argentina
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37 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

Nice place situated near Notre Dame. The food had a good taste but it was cold in the middle, that is something that should not happen. Something is not working right at that kitchen

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Thank Facundo_DJ
London, United Kingdom
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205 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 285 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

I stopped here for a late lunch one day. It's ago great location for people watching. I had a typical French meal of steak au pouvoir which came with fries and a baguette. All was very good. Desserts around me also looked good but I was too full. The prices are reasonable for Paris standards.

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Thank ClemsonWendi
Belgrade, Serbia
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12 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 13 April 2017 via mobile

We were on dinner in this restaurant our first night in Paris. Food was very tasty, fast service, nice location.

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Thank dzejdzejbg
Horsham, England, United Kingdom
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31 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 April 2017

Staff were polite and professional despite the frenetic rate of customer usage. The croque madame was excellent as were the sancerre and the vin rouge de maison. The waited cited my order back to me in reverse order, quite a good memory I thought.

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Thank Derek M
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129 reviews
99 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 April 2017 via mobile

This was a good location for a late brunch. The breakfast deal was on a par with the standard going rate. The croque madame was decent enough but the hot chocolate was the winner. Service was reasonable as well. Not the finest establishment but had interesting decor and more than enough good points for a quick bite!

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Thank Perm611
Kingston upon Thames, United Kingdom
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191 reviews
167 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 April 2017 via mobile

Good location for watching the punters going by and decent croque monsieur including vegetarian ones.

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Thank Isabelle M

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
French, Cafe, European, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
View, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Bar Scene
Open Hours
Sunday
00:00 - 23:59
Monday
00:00 - 23:59
Tuesday
00:00 - 23:59
Wednesday
00:00 - 23:59
Thursday
00:00 - 23:59
Friday
00:00 - 23:59
Saturday
00:00 - 23:59
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Place Saint Michel, 75005 Paris, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Ile-de-France  >  Paris>  > Odeon / Saint-Michel
  • Neighbourhood: Odeon / Saint-Michel
  • Phone Number: +33 1 43 54 24 55

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

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Odeon / Saint-Michel
As the bustling center of entertainment for the residents of the Rive Gauche, the activity at Odéon never stops. Boulevards are lined with traditional cafes, restaurants, and boutique cinemas. The streets surrounding the fountain at Saint-Michel provide eateries from around the world. Lively bars are just next door and the prototypical terraced French brasserie is on every corner. The setting for this area is second to none; the Haussmann-style boulevards are contrasted by monumental architecture and overshadowed by the iconic Notre Dame, all within a moment’s walk from the Seine. This neighbourhood's world-famous bookshops, cafés, and streets will not fail to impress you.
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