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Josephine Chez Dumonet

117 rue du Cherche Midi | 6th Arr, 75006 Paris, France
+33 1 45 48 52 40
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  • Excellent60%
  • Very good23%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“beef bourguignon” (146 reviews)
“souffle” (62 reviews)
“foie gras” (69 reviews)
Open Now
7:30 pm - 10:30 pmAll hours
French, European
117 rue du Cherche Midi | 6th Arr, 75006 Paris, France
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Portions are enormous e.g. Cote de Boeuf for one is well over a kg of superb succulent beef easily enough for 2/3 people ! And on enquiing of it’s origin we were told ‘Irish’ can only say as an Irishman have never tasted it anywhere...More

Thank 977mike
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Jean Christian the owner is the most charming man and his staff is terrific! You should go just for that except the food is fabulous classic French bistro cooking and you will want to eat it all. The place is cheery and bright and full...More

Thank Desiree F
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A reservation is necessary and the window table for two is charming. This was our second time eating here. We love the traditional menu and quality of the food. We enjoyed the beef bourguignon and duck. The amaretto souffle is an exceptional dessert. The service...More

Thank tmoore6382
Reviewed 6 December 2017

We had delicious food here, especially the beef bourguignon and the grilled fish. This is a classic small French bistro serving traditional French cooking done exceptionally well.

Thank jnwall
Reviewed 24 November 2017

First the good things - The food is perfect. Every dish was just amazing. But, I would not recommend this place as the service is so bad and snobish. The plaece is not clean - I had pasta leftovers under my chair, there were flies...More

Thank Ori O
Reviewed 18 November 2017

A great dinner thanks to a recommendation from a french gourmet friend, excellent food at reasonable price and very important one of the good restaurants open in August!

Thank nieto2015
Reviewed 10 November 2017

Overall, for 4 of us dining at Josephine Chez Dumonet was a very pleasing experience. Our differing dishes were consistently excellent and portions were generous. Pricing cannot be called "cheap", so diners should be prepared to pay for the experience (that's what credit cards are...More

2  Thank vs2
Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

I ordered prawn for the appetiser and for the main I ordered the beef bourguignon since I have heard so much about it and to end the meal everybody recommended the grand mariner soufflé. First the prawn, It's wrap in wonton wrapper and friend with...More

Thank Yvonne W
Reviewed 1 November 2017

My friend and I dined at Josephine Chez Dumonet restaurant on October 5, 2017. I had called from the USA to make reservations about one month earlier as recommended by a top dining website. During the planning phase of our trip I initially wanted to...More

1  Thank pingvuiini
Reviewed 27 October 2017 via mobile

Top of the line French bistro with 5 star recommendation. Closed on Saturday and Sunday so be aware. Made reservations for a Friday and secured a table for 8. Everything we ordered was just perfect from the Steak tartare that I had to the beef...More

Thank frank m
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Mervi A
15 December 2017|
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Response from nieto2015 | Reviewed this property |
As I live in Brazil I can´t help with a proper answer
18 September 2017|
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Response from julesnscooter | Reviewed this property |
No menu online. No reservations online. Had our Hotel Concierge make ours. You will need a reservation .
20 August 2017|
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Response from Lili1012 | Reviewed this property |
Most DEFINITELY make a reservation! I'm ALWAYS pretty dressed up when I go to dinner in Paris and this IS a nice restaurant but you'll see every sort of dress now which, personally, doesn't speak well for Americans IMHO. My... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Business meetings, Local cuisine, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
12:30 pm - 2:30 pm
7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 117 rue du Cherche Midi | 6th Arr, 75006 Paris, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Ile-de-France  >  Paris>  > Saint-Germain-des-Pres
  • Neighbourhood: Saint-Germain-des-Pres
  • Phone Number: +33 1 45 48 52 40
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