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Le Petit Pontoise

9 rue de Pontoise | 9 Rue de Pontoise, 75005 Paris, France
+33 1 43 29 25 20
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good31%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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CUISINES
French, European, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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LOCATION
9 rue de Pontoise | 9 Rue de Pontoise, 75005 Paris, France
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Reviewed 3 days ago

We stumbled across this great little restaurant during our trip to Paris and so glad we did! Fab food and atmosphere, you could tell they were passionate. Authentic French restaurant. The Snails and Pig Cheeks were to die for. The beef was lovely too. The...More

Thank 923globetrotter
Reviewed 6 days ago

The place is nice and keeps the same menu for years. They have recently added some new dishes due change of ownership. However the quality has gone down due lesse quality ingerdients, However still good and enjoyable

Thank BALDWIN2
Reviewed 1 week ago

A lovely little restaurant with first-rate food and courteous staff. I would not hesitate to come back here again.

Thank musicman3001
JonathanAlexandre, Propriétaire at Le Petit Pontoise, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Thank you very much for your kind words on Tripadvisor. We really appreciate it. And We will be more than happy to welcome you back at Le Petit Pontoise. A bientôt Jonathan & Alexandre Le Petit Pontoise

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Definitely recommend a visit . We had three courses and all were delicious. Menu in English if required. Wait staff were very helpful and our red wine was amazing.

Thank Joanne F
JonathanAlexandre, Propriétaire at Le Petit Pontoise, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Merci Beaucoup ! We would like to thank for your review. All the team is very glad to know you spent a great time with us. A bientôt Jonathan & Alexandre Le Petit Pontoise

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

On recommendation from freinds and did not dissapoint . Simply fantastic meal we all selected different meals and all were very very good. We will be back and will also recommend to everyone we knowMore

Thank Robert F
JonathanAlexandre, Propriétaire at Le Petit Pontoise, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Bonjour et merci beaucoup ! What a great review, thank you very much. This is why we love our job : to make people happy and if we succeed we are more than happy. Thank YOU for coming and we really hope to see you...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Le Petite Pontoise was recommended to us by a friend and we weren't disappointed. We enjoyed our dinner and the evening. The food was very good and the service helpful and welcoming. They were very helpful in explaining the different dishes. We enjoyed everything we...More

Thank yvr14
JonathanAlexandre, Propriétaire at Le Petit Pontoise, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Merci beaucoup ! This review is very nice and we are very happy that you spent a great night with us and that you enjoyed all your meal. Thank YOU. We will very happy and proud to see you again on your next visit at...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a very nice bistro very close to Notre Dame. Friendly staff and delicious food. We would definitely return!

Thank Johnfromhome
JonathanAlexandre, Propriétaire at Le Petit Pontoise, responded to this reviewResponded 6 days ago

Merci beaucoup. We really appreciate your comment and we also love to walk by Notre Dame after work : so beautiful ! Thanks for coming at Le Petit Pontoise and hope to welcome you soon A bientôt Jonathan & Alexandre Le Petit Pontoise

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A small restaurant with a varried menu, from which everyone can find something .Each one of the dishes was execellent. Good and attentive service.They speak English and care for the customers.Highly recommended

Thank gaby2121
JonathanAlexandre, Propriétaire at Le Petit Pontoise, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Merci beaucoup ! we would to thank you for this great review and are very glad to read you. Hope to see you soon at Le Petit POntoise. Jonathan & Alexandre Le Petit Pontoise

Reviewed 19 June 2017

We were renting an apartment on the Blvd. St-Germain, and this was a small,friendly and warm place to dine with well-prepared fare. After the first visit, we were recognized and treated as family.

Thank ElaineFrancophile
JonathanAlexandre, Propriétaire at Le Petit Pontoise, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Thank you very much for this great comment ! Glad you spent a good moment with us and for us it's an honor to have you coming back at Le Petit Pontoise. A bientôt Jonathan & Alexandre Le Petit Pontoise

Reviewed 17 June 2017 via mobile

I enjoyed the atmosphere but I wasn't blown away by the food. Shrimps for starters were nice and beautifully arranged. My entree was lamb - it was lacking taste and slightly under cooked. Waiter changed during the night many times and I never got the...More

Thank Linda A
JonathanAlexandre, Propriétaire at Le Petit Pontoise, responded to this reviewResponded 5 weeks ago

Bonjour, Thank you for spending a little time to share with us your experience. Our lamb comes from the Limousin in France which is one of the best area for lamb and a well know area for producers. The lamb is traditionnaly cooked "rosé" (pink...More

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jahzan
9 November 2015|
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Response from lepetitpontoise | Property representative |
Dear Jahan, One week before is enough to book a table at Le Petit Pontoise. It is always crowded on dinner. Hope to welcome you soon at Le Petit Pontoise Jonathan from Restaurant Le Petit Pontoise
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jessica c
27 March 2015|
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Response from CindersG | Reviewed this property |
If you go for dinner early enough - you can get a table like we did. It got much busier as the night went on so a reservation is a good idea.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 41 - USD 58
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations
Good for
Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 14:30
18:30 - 22:30
Monday
12:00 - 14:30
18:30 - 22:30
Tuesday
12:00 - 14:30
18:30 - 22:30
Wednesday
12:00 - 14:30
18:30 - 22:30
Thursday
12:00 - 14:30
18:30 - 22:30
Friday
12:00 - 14:30
18:30 - 22:30
Saturday
12:00 - 14:30
18:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9 rue de Pontoise | 9 Rue de Pontoise, 75005 Paris, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Ile-de-France  >  Paris>  > Odeon / Saint-Michel
  • Neighbourhood: Odeon / Saint-Michel
  • Phone Number: +33 1 43 29 25 20
  • E-mail
Description
Le Petit Pontoise is a genuine institution of the 5th district in Paris. It offers typical rich French cuisine in a "bistrot" atmosphere. The chef has been there for over 14 years preparing sophisticated dishes with fresh season products. He finds his inspiration in the most traditional French recipes. Located right next to the Seine river near the Boulevard Saint-Germain, this bistrot is always fully booked, you will meet people from around the world as well as regular Parisian clients which enjoy this typical French cuisine.
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