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Academie de la biere

#810 of 15,461 Restaurants in Paris
$$ - $$$French, ,
88 boulevard de Port Royal, 75005 Paris, France
+33 1 43 54 66 65
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good26%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
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“moules frites” (13 reviews)
“fries” (33 reviews)
“steak” (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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Reviewed 16 November 2017

It's a small bar/restaurant but the beer options are fantastic IPA's, stouts, porters, blondes, reds.... they have some of them! The draft selection is short but well picked.

Thank robertthomas10
Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

Good points. Beer is good. Food was ok, not special, just ok! Bad point. SERVICE Service was shockingly slow. Half an hour to be served a beer. The worst waiter, from an attitude point of view I’ve ever come across in all of my visits...More

Thank Rat_Tabs
Reviewed 5 November 2017

A very good beer pub near Port Royal. Small indoor place and larger outdoor seating, all picnic table-like. Excellent selection of beer- a great mix between French craft brews, Belgian classics and UK and US style ales. All of the food I tried have been...More

Thank JrMushroom
Reviewed 1 October 2017

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 20 September 2017

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
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 18
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, Television, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Bar Scene
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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