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Carette

#21 of 355 Dessert in Paris
#379 of 14,561 Places to Eat in Paris
Certificate of Excellence
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Trocadero
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4 Pl Trocadero Et du 11 Novembre | 25 Place des Vosges, 75116 Paris, France
+33 1 48 87 94 07
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07:00 - 00:00
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Mon - Fri 07:00 - 00:00
Sat - Sun 07:30 - 00:00
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London, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW via mobile

We had a party of 9 and had just come from the Eiffel Tower where we had spent the afternoon. The kids were tired and hungry and the parents in dire need of espresso and a nibble. So, we all headed to this famous bistro for a quick sip and a bite as we still had the Arc de Triomphe... More 

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Thank mtjllc
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11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW via mobile

Love this place! Real paradise for sweet lovers. You can choose to come here to meet a friend for a drink or breakfast and tea-time is also highly recommended to enjoy here! Always full of people, have to be very patient to gain the place on terrasse, but almost always small place available inside.

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Thank Anna P
Greece
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98 reviews
78 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Very nice cafe, with amazing macarons. I also tried their eclair au chocolat which is also very nice. Would definetely visit it again next time in Paris.

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Thank GiannisDr
Oakland, California
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424 reviews
272 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our friends have long raved about this place where they come for morning coffee and pastries every day. I can now understand. Super-popular. Charming professional service. Extraordinarily good pastries.

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Thank Thomas V
Mexico City, Mexico
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13 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Though the location is extraordinary and has a beautiful original design, the food was delicious and the service outstanding to what we are use to have in Paris. Enjoy the crepes with vanilla (natural vanilla) ice cream!!

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Thank Danielazulgtb
Dublin, Ireland
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21 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I have a teacher in his 80s who lived in Paris in the 1950s. He told me about visiting Carette, run by the formidable Madam Carette, who sat behind her little counter at the back, watching and ruling over her staff. Nothing escaped her! The cafe was immaculate, Service excellent and high quality. Amazing coffee hot chocolate and cakes. I... More 

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Thank Johnscottireland
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122 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

This cafe has a good coffee and pastry. The breakfast has enough varieties to choose from but portions are large :)

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Thank Ghooma
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14 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016

What a rip off. Rude waitress, coffee cold. Overcharged, 1 coffee, 1 small wine and an eclair to share 25euros ??? Better places to spend your money

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Thank Splinters G
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

Best pastries! Gorgeous! Anytime...day or night. Food is excellent from club sandwich to omlettes to sweets! And, service was very nice and efficient.

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Thank James W
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74 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

Located on "Place du Tracodero", facing Eiffel Tower from right bank: it's the perfect place to start a busy day with a breakfast or a brunch! My happiness was for: 1/ "pain au chocolat" perfectly moist and crunchy at the same time. 2/ Orange juice is freshly squeezed and expected. My deception was for: 1/ Coffee clearly made for US... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
French, Cafe, European
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, View, Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
07:30 - 00:00
Monday
07:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 00:00
Thursday
07:00 - 00:00
Friday
07:00 - 00:00
Saturday
07:30 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4 Pl Trocadero Et du 11 Novembre | 25 Place des Vosges, 75116 Paris, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Ile-de-France  >  Paris>  > Trocadero
  • Neighbourhood: Trocadero
  • Phone Number: +33 1 48 87 94 07

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in Trocadero

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Trocadero
This is the neighbourhood of grand and impressive Haussmann-designed apartments and buildings. National museums overlook the Eiffel Tower and embassies fill the avenues and streets. Locals head to the butcher, florist, or bakery on their daily rounds amidst luxury and splendour, all with a view over Paris and its most famous tower. Snuggled in between the grand buildings are small art galleries and homes of historical significance. With a rich legacy from 19th century politics, art, and architecture, you can’t help but be reminded of the belle époque, the Universal Exhibitions and the nobility that have frequented and shaped these streets.
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