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Cafe Lateral

#2,934 of 14,744 Restaurants in Paris}
€€ - €€€French, Cafe, European
4 avenue Mac Mahon, 75017 Paris, France
+33 1 43 80 20 96
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good44%
  • Average16%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible7%
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French, Cafe, European, Vegetarian Friendly
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4 avenue Mac Mahon, 75017 Paris, France
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

After being recommended here for an evening meal, disappointment is the work that springs to mind. We were seated promptly and offered drinks (glass of wine, beer and water). Beer and wine arrived, water followed some 15minutes later having asked several times as a bottle...More

Thank llolred
william s, Gérant at Cafe Lateral, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Dear Mister, We are taking good concideration of your experience with us. Let me at once apologize for this mistake. We are glad you have chosen us, and hope we can one day make it up to you. Our error makes the point of a...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

The food was excellent. Not necessarily the best view of the Arc de Triomphe, but the food made up for everything.

Thank Aída M
william s, Gérant at Cafe Lateral, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Hi, Thanks for the positive comment. Bests regards

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The first thing that strikes you about the Cafe Lateral is its memorable LOGO. It looks like a sliced side view of a wooden flower box with a drainage hole at the bottom. There are plenty of flowers around! However this logo is composed of...More

Thank davidharrylarder
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Prior to beginning an all day tourist excursion with a popular Parisian tour company (Black Paris Tours) we met for a mid morning breakfast at this fine Paris streetside bistro which is located within walking distance of the world renowned Arc D' Triumph edifice. My...More

Thank Troy W
william s, Gérant at Cafe Lateral, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi, First thank you for your positive comments !! We want you to know that evrything has been maded with fresh products and all staff is highly motivated. We are looking forward to see you again, for a breakfast or anymore. Best regards

Reviewed 15 October 2017 via mobile

The Cafe Lateral is ideally located for a meeting since it is so close to the Etoile Metro/RER station. Food is neither great nor bad - solid French cuisine but lacking its refinement. Efficient and friendly waiters.

Thank Laedine
Reviewed 13 October 2017

Went for lunch. Try to avoid getting there from 12:30 to 2 PM, since is totally packed...ended up in a table with another couple (french style). Said that, service is very corteous and efficient. Meals are very good. Place is ideally if you are visiting...More

Thank FAM1955
william s, Gérant at Cafe Lateral, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi, First we want to thank you for your very positive coments based on what we continue to improve our service !! Indeed the restaurant is full between 12:00 and 2 pm, the business lunches represents a large part of the activity. Your advice is...More

Reviewed 6 October 2017

I had salmon as a starter for € 13.80 and a cheeseburger as main dish for € 18.80. Mohito costs € 15. Not worth getting here being on a Lateral avenue of Champs Elyseés...

Thank Francesco M
Reviewed 21 September 2017 via mobile

Located within sight of the Arc de Triomphe, Cafe Lateral offers al fresco and indoor dining. I visited with my wife and we were seated in the charming dining area inside. The food, which was typically French, was good but lacked presentation. The dessert was...More

Thank waynex74
Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

I travel to Paris often for business. I come to this restaurant as it's close to the hotel I stay at. I had the crock madame today. I have to say the best part of my lunch was the wine I selected. The sandwich was...More

1  Thank Robert H
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

excellent service , reasonably priced for Paris .. nice food good value for money. Can recommend the french onion soup and fresh baguette.. a lovely little lunch

Thank Meggy G
william s, Gérant at Cafe Lateral, responded to this reviewResponded 7 September 2017

Hi Meggy I want to thank you about your recomendation. It 's really pleasant to read. Bests regards

This area is characterized by its namesake avenue
which extends northwest from the Louvre to the modern
business district, punctuated by the iconic Arc de
Triomphe. Grand embassies stand among impressive
offices and presidential palaces; architecture from
19th century Universal Exhibitions, homes, art
galleries, and 19th century streets designed by Baron
Haussmann flank haute-couture boutiques. This
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28 January 2017|
Response from Emma G | Reviewed this property |
sorry for the late response. yes, there's a stop near champs elysees, its just 2 blocks away.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$18 - US$53
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Parking Available, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene, Groups
Open Hours
07:00 - 02:00
07:00 - 02:00
07:00 - 02:00
07:00 - 02:00
07:00 - 02:00
07:00 - 02:00
07:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4 avenue Mac Mahon, 75017 Paris, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Ile-de-France  >  Paris>  > Champs-Elysees
  • Neighbourhood: Champs-Elysees
  • Phone Number: +33 1 43 80 20 96
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