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Academie de la biere

#150 of 14,640 Restaurants in Paris}
$$ - $$$French, ,
88 boulevard de Port Royal, 75005 Paris, France
+33 1 43 54 66 65
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good26%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“moules frites” (12 reviews)
“fries” (24 reviews)
“belgium beer” (4 reviews)
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French, Belgian, Bar, European, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
88 boulevard de Port Royal, 75005 Paris, France
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1 - 10 of 106 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I were in need of a place for a late lunch and I remembered this restaurant from my TA research. It was well worth the 25-minute bus ride from the Alexander III bridge. We got an order of moules mariniere and frites....More

Thank Hamlet478
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What can I say if you love craft beer and are in Paris this IS the place! In fact it maybe the only place.

Thank Jsfox65
Reviewed 23 August 2017

The mussels are great. Fresh and nice. Plus, there's a good number of preparations to choose from. Great beer list.

Thank TroubadourBCN
Reviewed 31 July 2017

I'm sorry to read that people have had poor experiences here. We have been eating here for ten years and have always had good experiences. We were worried this year that a change of staff might have had an effect, but all was well. We...More

Thank Eriketo
Reviewed 6 July 2017 via mobile

The service was very slow The food was not good. It's called académie of the beer but no explanation about the beers and their provenance. I regret not walking out.

Thank Martine S
Reviewed 4 July 2017

There are so many excellent places one can go to in Paris, hell, just on the same block as this one. Avoid it like the plague.

Thank Tom J
Reviewed 3 July 2017

Instead of serving tables, two waiters were smoking outside and effectively ignoring clients... We had to ask for the bill 3 times the bill never came... We should have just left but due to decency went to the bar and paid. Also, our waitress acted...More

1  Thank Veronica_ML
Reviewed 1 July 2017 via mobile

Good food, very friendly staff and good prices. The mussels were great with different options of sauce. We tried three different sauces all were good. The French fries were good as well. My family enjoyed eating at this restaurant. It is always busy. However service...More

Thank Ashraf H
Reviewed 27 June 2017 via mobile

My wife and I stopped by trying to get a taste of Belgium during our stay in Paris. We weren't disappointed. Giant amazing two page beer list (we stuck with wine which was also quite good). Service was fast, friendly, and relaxed - really quite...More

Thank Jeaw1980
Reviewed 20 June 2017 via mobile

I have been there while traveling for work reasons, and this is a nice place to be if you find yourself in this area. The staff is nice, english speaking too. The place is also nice, I can say cosy as from the title. Kitchen...More

Thank Nicco_HH
The namesake tower of Montparnasse dominates over the
landscape but the fun part is the throbbing life that
goes on below it. Bright lights, busy cinemas,
brasseries and diners encompass hidden museums and
parks to entertain the masses. Long avenues lead away
from the tower to take you to unsuspecting places and
historical monuments and treasures. In between lie
adorable ivy-covered houses with beams and small
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 9 - USD 19
French, Belgian, Bar, European, Pub, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar Scene, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:30 am - 2:00 am
11:30 am - 2:00 am
11:30 am - 2:00 am
11:30 am - 2:00 am
11:30 am - 2:00 am
11:30 am - 3:00 am
11:30 am - 3:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 88 boulevard de Port Royal, 75005 Paris, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Ile-de-France  >  Paris>  > Montparnasse
  • Neighbourhood: Montparnasse
  • Phone Number: +33 1 43 54 66 65
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