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La Place

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Place d'Italie / Quartier Asiatique
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194 avenue de Choisy, 75013 Paris, France
+33 1 42 16 85 27
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07:00 - 02:00
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Westhoughton, United Kingdom
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52 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 March 2017 via mobile

Visited here with work colleagues r dinner. A lovely spot close to the river which I'm sure will be packed in Summer. Th four of us had a lovely meal, prawns, steak, etc., with an excellent accompanying wine. La Place has a nice modern interior and god atmosphere, obviously frequented by locals as well which is always a good sign.... More 

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Thank BJHurst
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210 reviews
132 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 94 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 March 2017

Café La Place is a friendly place for having a drink and a snack. Prices are as always in Paris a bit high, a beer (demi) and a fruit cocktail set me back 11€, but it's pretty standard for the neighborhood. Only caveat is that the terrace is a gas chamber in the winter as all the smokers sit there... More 

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Thank Thomas B
Cape Town
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8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

We had a magnificent meal and the staff was incredibly friendly. the steak was exceptional. We can highly recommend this classic French cafe.

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Thank Christiaan V
2 reviews
Reviewed 20 December 2016 via mobile

Service was good, waiter spoke English but steak was super tough. My jaw was sore from chewing but the cocktail I had (cosmopolitan) was nice.

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Thank Fiona M
Canada
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153 reviews
144 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 August 2016

The Confit Canard (homemade preserved duck with Sarlat-style potatoes) arrived first. It was a lovely dish where the Sarlat-style potatoes sat under the duck leg. I was actually incredibly impressed with the quality and tenderness of this duck meat! It was absolutely perfectly seasoned and cooked. The meat was so tender and I savoured every single bite of it! This... More 

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Thank stenoodie
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16 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 March 2016 via mobile

Lovely little cafe/brasserie situated on Place d'italie. Choice of 4 set breakfast options. Basic hot drink and croissant for about €4 or add bread/jam & freshly squeezed orange juice to this for another €3.50. One of my party opted for the french take on the English breakfast which included scrambled eggs and a couple of rashers of bacon accompanied by... More 

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Thank Sarah W
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73 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 January 2016 via mobile

What better way to get used to a new city then to endulge yourself in the pace of the local community. 'La place' offers this kind of acclimatization. Grab a coffee, grab a newspaper and sit outside on the streets. Smell the city. Try the charcuterie!

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Thank Jim S
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 15 August 2015 via mobile

Great meal, nice 'place', low price and very admirable service! Good wine, de meat from the duc melts in your mouth! Mix of african, asian, french, .... People.

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Bristol, United Kingdom
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65 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 July 2015 via mobile

This was right by our nearby hotel (ibis Cambronne) and we came here multiple times. The dinner was delicious, and great value. We also came for breakfast and for €8 you could get orange juice, a hot drink and a croissant, which we thoroughly enjoyed! This place had a great atmosphere and you could spend hours watching people walk by!... More 

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Thank Jess H
Vancouver, Canada
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97 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 94 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 July 2015

breakfast for a few euros included jam, small slice of baguette, a buttery melt in your mouth croissant, and a drink (you must try straight espresso). The espressos are strong but you will become accustomed to them and miss them when you go back to a starbucks. you cannot get an espresso back home like you do in italy and... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 15 - USD 22
Cuisine
French, European, Cafe
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 02:00
Monday
07:00 - 02:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 02:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 02:00
Thursday
07:00 - 02:00
Friday
07:00 - 02:00
Saturday
07:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 194 avenue de Choisy, 75013 Paris, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Ile-de-France  >  Paris>  > Place d'Italie / Quartier Asiatique
  • Neighbourhood: Place d'Italie / Quartier Asiatique
  • Phone Number: +33 1 42 16 85 27

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

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Place d'Italie / Quartier Asiatique
Far off the beaten path, this part of Paris is a forgotten gem worth exploring. Avenue d’Ivry houses Europe's largest Chinatown with great Asian supermarkets and shops, and a thrilling atmosphere around Chinese New Year. Place d’Italie impresses onlookers as soon as they set their eyes on it. Not far, around La Butte aux Cailles, the streets suddenly imitate provincial France and you’ll feel like you’ve been transported. The beauty of these streets lies in their surprises around every twist and turn.
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