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Hippopotamus

#12,091 of 14,722 Restaurants in Paris}
$$ - $$$American, Steakhouse,
68 boulevard du Montparnasse, 75014 Paris, France
+33 1 43 20 37 04
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  • Excellent11%
  • Very good33%
  • Average30%
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Travellers talk about
“burgers” (13 reviews)
“chateaubriand” (3 reviews)
“french fries” (3 reviews)
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CUISINES
American, Steakhouse, Grill
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
68 boulevard du Montparnasse, 75014 Paris, France
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

The hamburger was tasty although the dressing I ordered which was the moutarde was of flat taste like it contained very little moutarde in it. Service was efficient and ambiance was good.More

Thank Gaby-Khoriaty
Hippopotamus_FR, Manager at Hippopotamus, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday
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Cher Gaby-Khoriaty, Quel plaisir de lire votre commentaire, merci beaucoup pour vos encouragements ! Nous attendons avec impatience votre prochaine...More

Reviewed 3 days ago

Very good service by the young gentleman that served us, we had two sirloin steaks, and cooked the way we asked, excellent value for money spent.More

Thank 64raymond
Hippopotamus_FR, Manager at Hippopotamus, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday
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Cher 64raymond, Merci beaucoup pour votre avis qui nous fait chaud au coeur ! Au plaisir de vous accueillir à...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

At Hippopotamus you get what you order but it can take its time. In the mean time you can observe a very uncoordinated staff competing in some case about the customers, forgetting some tables for long periods, but finally getting there! The food was all...More

Thank Oystein F
Hippopotamus_FR, Manager at Hippopotamus, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago
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Cher Oystein, Merci pour votre avis, nous prenons bonne note de vos remarques et mettons tout en œuvre pour encore...More

Reviewed 12 October 2017 via mobile

This restaurant has it all. Friendly staff, tasty food and the best service. Staff assisted us with navigating the french menu in English as well as assisting my wife in selecting gluten free food. The amount of food filled my teenage boys with ease and...More

Thank mshezza
Hippopotamus_FR, Manager at Hippopotamus, responded to this reviewResponded 14 October 2017
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Cher mshezza, Merci beaucoup pour votre avis qui nous fait chaud au coeur ! Au plaisir de vous accueillir à...More

Reviewed 24 September 2017

we recommended hypo burger or beef with barbecue sauce.creme brulee with bourbon vanilla is my choice as dessert.the waiters were very goodMore

Thank mehmetyildi
Hippopotamus_FR, Manager at Hippopotamus, responded to this reviewResponded 26 September 2017
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Cher mehmetyildi, Merci beaucoup pour votre avis qui nous fait chaud au coeur ! Au plaisir de vous accueillir à...More

Reviewed 21 August 2017

My husband and I both ordered the sirloin steak medium to well done. It came out rare. I couldn't cut my steak let alone chew it for the gristle and fat. It came wirh an old, limp slimy lettuce salad that was way past its...More

Thank Colanita1979
Hippopotamus_FR, Manager at Hippopotamus, responded to this reviewResponded 23 August 2017
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Cher Colanita1979, Nous regrettons que vous n’ayez pas trouvé ce plat à votre goût. Sachez pourtant que tous nos produits...More

Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

Having decided to eat here with my family, I felt confident having been to one in Lille before and found everything enjoyable if not inspiring, but given the style of place I felt confident. The service was very disjointed, and with a lack of any...More

Thank David D
Hippopotamus_FR, Manager at Hippopotamus, responded to this reviewResponded 14 August 2017
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Cher David, Merci pour votre message. Je suis désolé que la cuisson de votre viande n'ait pas été respectée, d’autant...More

Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

Lovely delicious Beef steaks went there with my wife & my Dear high school mate who actually used to live in Paris we love their steaks they have a variety of steaks of course they ask u how u want it cooked(rare, medium rare, medium...More

Thank JWalace79
Hippopotamus_FR, Manager at Hippopotamus, responded to this reviewResponded 31 July 2017
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Cher JWalace79, Merci beaucoup pour votre avis qui nous fait chaud au coeur ! Au plaisir de vous accueillir à...More

Reviewed 9 July 2017 via mobile

We visited the Restaurant for the first Time. It was a recommendation of a friend and we decided to try it! We came late (21:30h) on a saturday but got a table for 4 person very quick. After studying the menue (you can have an...More

Thank Uli S
Hippopotamus_FR, Manager at Hippopotamus, responded to this reviewResponded 11 July 2017

Cher Uli, Thank you very much for your opinion that make us warm in the heart. Pleased to welcome you later. Best regard Ludovic, Directeur Hippopotamus Paris Montparnasse 14e

Reviewed 7 July 2017 via mobile

Went to hippopotamus not expecting much but was pleasantly surprised of the amazing service the owner let us in early and gave us the best burgers and steaks in France, when we came back later he bought our second round of drinks for us.More

Thank Ezra S
Hippopotamus_FR, Manager at Hippopotamus, responded to this reviewResponded 11 July 2017
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Cher Ezra, Merci beaucoup pour votre avis qui nous fait chaud au coeur ! Au plaisir de vous accueillir à...More

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Montparnasse
The namesake tower of Montparnasse dominates over the
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parks to entertain the masses. Long avenues lead away
from the tower to take you to unsuspecting places and
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 1:00 am
Monday
11:00 am - 1:00 am
Tuesday
11:00 am - 1:00 am
Wednesday
11:00 am - 1:00 am
Thursday
11:00 am - 1:00 am
Friday
11:00 am - 3:00 am
Saturday
11:00 am - 3:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 68 boulevard du Montparnasse, 75014 Paris, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Ile-de-France  >  Paris>  > Montparnasse
  • Neighbourhood: Montparnasse
  • Phone Number: +33 1 43 20 37 04
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