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Le Mesturet

77 rue de Richelieu, 75002 Paris, France
+33 1 42 97 40 68
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good42%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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French, European, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
77 rue de Richelieu, 75002 Paris, France
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I have eaten at this restaurant every time I have been in Paris. Very good food, ownership and employees. The last time I was there I left my coat with my billfold, credit cards, id, and all, hanging on the rack. We left the next...More

Thank edshada
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Good tasty food, the apple tarte tatin was delicious. Friendly and welcoming team with cosy, warm atmosphere.

Thank Kate C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

I went there for lunch on a Friday with my daughter, it was really the rush hour and despite the rush, the service was kind and full of attention. They have a nice menu for 26€ where you can either have a starter and a...More

Thank Sophie1504
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We stopped in the bar for drinks a couple of days beforehand and decided to come back for dinner. A very good decision! I highly recommend the lamb pastilla. Our waitress was really friendly and helpful, despite it being a busy Friday.

Thank Laurbeetle
Reviewed 3 October 2017 via mobile

Been there annually for the past 3 years. Helpful, friendly staff and outrageous profiterols. Veal stew is excellent and poulette special was terrific. A nice touch of the country in Paris.

Thank edshada
Reviewed 1 October 2017 via mobile

This is a nice bistro with good traditional food in a typical café setting. Great choice of wines by the glass, and in carafe. Waiting staff is attentive and efficient. Just a few steps from the Opera house and other touristy places... refreshing and genuine.

Reviewed 25 September 2017 via mobile

This was our last dinner in Paris after a 2 week visit. We ate at many recommended places from French natives and using the trip advisor app. This was a disappointment by far. I could honestly say if this was your first French restaurant it...More

Thank Jamie T
Reviewed 17 September 2017

My wife and I made reservations here on our first night in Paris since it was within walking distance of our hotel. Overall it was a good experience. The waitress was knowledgeable and very helpful. The food was good, not mind blowingly memorable though. It...More

Thank brandonazevedo1
Reviewed 7 September 2017

Staying in the Montemarte neighborhood in Paris, looking for a reasonable place to eat at a reasonable price, without standing in line for an hour. We walked into this restaurant without reservations. Very busy place, waitresses really moving. They had a table for two. No...More

Thank michael S
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

Food was good. Main took a bit long but that would be the only complain. Portions are quite big. The tonka bean crème brûlée was the highlight for me, very original flavor!

Thank Géraldine P
Opera / Bourse
The neighbourhood around Opéra and Bourse is a belle
époque paradise of grand boulevards, refined arcades,
and mass-market art-nouveau entertainment. Here,
modern day workers continue to take advantage of the
legacy that nobility and finance left in the 19th
century. Brightly-lit brasseries, theatres, and
cinemas sit side by side with French bistros
predominating in one area and Japanese restaurants in
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
USD 18 - USD 34
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Groups
Open Hours
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
7:30 am - 11:00 pm
7:30 am - 11:00 pm
7:30 am - 11:00 pm
7:30 am - 11:00 pm
7:30 am - 11:00 pm
9:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 77 rue de Richelieu, 75002 Paris, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Ile-de-France  >  Paris>  > Opera / Bourse
  • Neighbourhood: Opera / Bourse
  • Phone Number: +33 1 42 97 40 68
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Le Mesturet is a classic Parisian bistro located in the heart of Paris between the Grand Boulevards and the Louvre Museum.Passionate about what they do, Alain Fontaine, the owner, and his chef, Pascal Brot, are the creative forces behind Le Mesturet’s traditional French cuisine. With the help of their energetic dining room and the kitchen teams they have created an exceptional restaurant where you can enjoy lunch and dinner.You will love our typical French dishes, home-made desserts, wine menu filled with discoveries and bistro atmosphere.We have two air-conditioned dining areas available for large groups, anniversaries and other events: there is our main dining room, decorated in a cosy “old Paris” style, which seats 86 as well as an additional dining room that seats 30. Welcome !
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