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le trumilou

) #721 of 14,519 Restaurants in Paris $$ - $$$ French, European
84 quai de l Hotel de Ville, 75004 Paris, France
+33 1 42 77 63 98
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good47%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“prunes” (20 reviews)
“duck” (43 reviews)
“canard” (11 reviews)
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$$ - $$$
84 quai de l Hotel de Ville, 75004 Paris, France
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Best duckling cooked in prunes. Great experience right on the river. Been going there for years. Never disappoints.

Thank Ed B
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Visiting Paris and a local friend, he booked at the Le trumilou as he knows my favourite meal is duck. The duck with prunes is the best duck I have ever tasted. It is cooked to perfection, the skin is dark and crispy. The prune...More

Thank Melinda D
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

This restaurant is in a lovely area right next to the river, perfect for a walk before or after your meal. We sat outside on the patio. Started with a stunning escargot plate and then split a salad and the duck in prune sauce. Loved...More

Thank Pokermouse
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This delightful Parisian restaurant is on the opposite quai from most of the tourists wanting to visit Notre Dame. Sitting outside, you have a lovely view of the cathedral. Better even than the view is the food -- beautifully prepared, and not as expensive as...More

Thank RosalieMaggio
Reviewed 11 June 2017

After a long day of exploring Paris, were looking for a bistro near our hotel in La Marais, fortunately Le Trumilou was just a few blocks away. It was a bit later in the evening on a weeknight, so enjoyed a very relaxed experience. I...More

Thank ValerieAdventures
Reviewed 11 June 2017

We always return to Le Trumilou when we are in Paris. After almost 20 years of being the same, the menu has slightly changed. Our favorite plat--Steak au Poivre--is still available but one of our favorite entrees--Frisee aux Lardons--is not. It really doesn't matter as...More

Thank mcreese
Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

This bistro has been in business for years and it shows! It's a perfect place for a relaxing lunch near the Hotel de Ville and not far from Notre Dame. It's on the Right Bank directly on the street that runs along the Seine. They...More

Thank marilynkatherine
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

Myself and fiancé stopped here for a relaxed lunch with a carafe of red wine and to sit with a view of the Notredame towers and spire peaking over the rooftops across the river from their outside tables. We arrived before serving food had started...More

Thank Richard C
Reviewed 21 May 2017

Excellant,Delicious and so yummy!!! My duck in prune sauce was delightful! Hubby loved his lamb!! And dessert!!! OMG best chocolate cake!!!! Our server was very nice!! He translated for us! And was patient!!

Thank Kaleamconner
Reviewed 16 May 2017 via mobile

My 20 year old guide book suggested this as a favourite with students and those on a low budget. There were not many students but the food was good and not too expensive. It is just over the Seine from the Latin Quarter and is...More

Thank William P
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Response from susan r | Reviewed this property |
That question came up by another guest and I do recall the waitress responding that they do accomodate gluten free requests.
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Restaurant Details

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Average prices
USD 42
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Open Hours
12:00 - 15:00
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 84 quai de l Hotel de Ville, 75004 Paris, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Ile-de-France  >  Paris>  > Le Marais
  • Neighbourhood: Le Marais
  • Phone Number: +33 1 42 77 63 98
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