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The Hardware Societe

10 rue Lamarck, 75018 Paris, France
+33 1 42 51 69 03
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good25%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (69 reviews)
“pork belly” (14 reviews)
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Cafe, International, European, Australian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
10 rue Lamarck, 75018 Paris, France
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Reviewed yesterday

This gem is located right outside of the touristy area of Montmarte. There was a bit of a wait(30 min) but it was totally worth it. The staff was SUPER friendly and helpful. The baked eggs were an absolute dream! The coffee was delicious and...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Gina I
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Hipster international brunch place, literally next to Montmartre, delicious dishes and colorful plates. You feel the rush that you are expected to eat and leave. It is small and packed and you share tables. Less appropriate for a long romantic brunch.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank NikooD
Reviewed 1 week ago

Did not want to go to the touristy cafes in centre of Montmarte area - googled for best cafe, and found this one in the side street down some steps - BEST FIND EVER!! Run by Australians, with the best coffee and food - they...More

Date of visit: May 2018
Thank julianneh60
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

All the meals sound so simple in the menu, but the reality is far from the truth - it's lovely and wonderful and every nice word there is. I already miss this place. Order lobster benedicts or just eggs and you won't regret it. Mocha...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Elena_Zig
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

All the reviews are right. It’s excellent here. An Aussie cafe in Paris and what great hosts they are! Take the hike up to Sacré Couer first thing in the morning and stop here for breakfast. We did and it was such a great start...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank 590katyb
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

What a taste senasation for my palet, stopped in for breakfast before the crouds woke up, what a find! Lovely meal and tasteful decor, great staff. Get in early, its very busy!

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank vikj0n
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I had lunch at this cafe with a couple of friends and would highly recommend it to other travelers. The Hardware Societe definitely lives up to its reputation and it's easy to see why there are often long queues outside the door! We ordered the...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank 656gracer
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This place has excellent food and service. If you plan on coming expect a wait. They have people waiting across the street so if it is in-climate weather prepare accordingly. We waited around 45 minutes and it was around 3pm. I’ll say this... the food...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank BaylorGDub
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This french / australian cafe is not the most authentic Parisian eating experience but it certainly does great food. We had a delicious hearty but healthy breakfast. Really friendly staff, buzzy atmosphere & it's popular! There was a queue when we arrived 10/15 mins before...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Englishviajera
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had coffees and croissants and hot chocolate all very nice and tasty. Also you have free water. Totally recommend

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank 310vladp
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27 March 2018|
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Response from eric p | Reviewed this property |
No it is walk-in only! waiting time around 30-45 minutes on average day I would say. If you're lucky 15 or less!
28 February 2018|
Response from NickG1951 | Reviewed this property |
I don't know what's popular, but all three dishes we had were good.
11 February 2018|
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Response from hellodi | Property representative |
+€20 per person depending on no of drinks and courses. One course + 1 drink approx. €20
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
09:30 - 16:30
09:00 - 16:00
09:00 - 16:00
09:00 - 16:00
09:30 - 16:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10 rue Lamarck, 75018 Paris, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Ile-de-France  >  Paris>  > 18th Arr. - Buttes-Montmartre
  • Neighbourhood: 18th Arr. - Buttes-Montmartre
  • Phone Number: +33 1 42 51 69 03
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