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Scala

#1,480 of 13,813 Restaurants in Paris
Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Neighbourhood:
Opera / Bourse
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11 boulevard de Bonne Nouvelle, 75002 Paris, France
+33 1 42 36 01 30
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96 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A nice place to savor Italian dishes. The products are fresh, the plates well presented and they offer of good selection of Italian wines. The people were attentive but sometime the staff seemed overwhelmed and the server forget small details in his service. Nevertheless, the manager was always there to bring the level back to what needed to be expected...

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 September 2016 via mobile

We've visited scala a few times over the past couple of years and it is always nice. It's a small and busy restaurant which is also nice for lunch. The food and service are good and prices very reasonable. I would recommand this place if you are looking for some simple but nice italian food in Paris.

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Thank A TripAdvisor Member
London, England
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59 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2016

Had a really lovely meal here. Staff were very welcoming, the pasta tasted really fresh and plenty of it. Our fussy son loved his food and was kept entertained by the staff generally messing about with him. Highly recomended.

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Thank Matt P
London, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 June 2016

I had a superb night at the Scala. The pasta was great and comparable of what you have in Italy. Tried Pizza and was fantastic. I recommend to everybody want to eat Italian in Paris.

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Busselton
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17 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 June 2016 via mobile

We came back a second time because it was so good. They served some of the best Italian food we have ever eaten and were treated like friends from the minute we stepped inside. Thank you to the Scala team but a special thank you to Rita for making our visit so special.

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Thank Wendy M
Paris, France
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 December 2015

This is really excellent place,i was recommended by some my friends and they were really right about this place.We tried wine,pizza,salad and desert and it was really great,also the waiter Senad who was really professional.I recommend this place.

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Thank ggg577
Aix-les-Bains, France
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175 reviews
84 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 November 2015

We have been with friends and the personnel was very professional and kind. True Italian menu more on fish. we got tagliatelle with 'palourdes' very nice. Quality is good and I recommend this restaurant. The wines/spirits need to improve but management just start since two weeks so they have still to receive from suppliers.

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 132 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 June 2015 via mobile

How this place ever got 5 stars here beats me and you definitely don't want to spend your wedding anniversary here. If you're in the area take exit 5 from Bonne Nouvelle metro and you will find the restaurant at the top of the stairs. It's fine for lunch even if there is no decent lunch time menu, just one... More 

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Trondheim, Norway, Europe
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 July 2014 via mobile

Me and my son had pasta. He had bolognaise, i had a seafood pasta. Exellent food, big plates, and prices was good! Service was good, but their english needs some practice.

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 February 2014 via mobile

Top Top Top Nithing else Best place in this area !!! Pasta pizza de Francesca Xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Italian, Mediterranean, European
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 11 boulevard de Bonne Nouvelle, 75002 Paris, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Ile-de-France  >  Paris>  > Opera / Bourse
  • Neighbourhood: Opera / Bourse
  • Phone Number: +33 1 42 36 01 30

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

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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 another. The area is most famous for the Palais Garnier opera house and glamorous department stores.
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