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Leon de Bruxelles

€€ - €€€
Opera / Bourse
French, Belgian, Seafood, European
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30 boulevard des Italiens, 75009 Paris, France
+33 1 42 46 36 15
11:45 - 01:00
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Sun - Thu 11:45 - 00:00
Fri - Sat 11:45 - 01:00
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Sydney, Australia
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93 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

Good place for dinner, so you can take the time to enjoy the mussels. I've eaten at Leon's in Bruxelles and this Paris branch is just as good. Service is friendly and prices are good value as servings are ample.

Thank Sydney-sider_ML
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

amora ketchup, old and aged forks and knifes and not very tasty food... service was ok but they need to take a look to their menu

Thank Tural M
Sunnyvale, California
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41 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Good place to have lunch. During lunch hours they have lunch specials (combination) which includes one main dish, a beverage and desserts. We went here twice during our Paris visit both of them for lunch.. Place is very busy even during the holiday season. We always came here right during the opening hours and so did not have much trouble... More 

Thank Boowicked
Singapore, Singapore
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34 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

It was easy to find the restaurant as it was near the metro stations. The service was good and the food was even better. It was one of the best meals we had in Paris. Delicious 😋

Thank Cylindergal
Paris, France
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141 reviews
97 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 88 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 November 2016 via mobile

An insult to Brussels which is part of the name and to Paris where it is located. Stopped there at 10.00pm after my meetings ended. Was politely and promptly given a table - but no warmth or sincerity in the greetings. Waiter finally came to take the order. The tartar steak - unprepared was meat marbled with fat. Ground in... More 

Thank globalthierry
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62 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016 via mobile

The meal was ok. The portion was quite big and perfect for mussels lovers. But if you want something fresh you should go to Australia instead.

Thank Timmy T
Vicenza, Italy
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51 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 November 2016 via mobile

If you come there, you must eat the mussels! The restaurant belongs to a chain, they are all nearly identical! I have been in the one on the Champs Élysées: the local and the menu are exactly the same. I have been there on November, with my fiancé, in a rainy Sunday evening, we did not reserved but in a... More 

Thank Chiara T
Gold Coast
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138 reviews
77 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 October 2016 via mobile

Mussels seemed to be the best things to order as the mussel menu is large and appeared that most people were ordering them. We had prawns cooked in a skillet, very tasty and salmon which was a touch over cooked. Service very quick and drinks reasonably priced. Good value

Thank DivaGoldCoast
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10 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 August 2016

For 14 euros, one can get a pot full of delicious steamed mussels, fries , bread and a glass of beer. The service was wonderful and is situated in a good location. C'etrait tres bon!

Thank Beverly K
Nottinghamshire, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

OMG this was our favourite place to eat, it was cooked well. And on the first occasion the service was impeccable - the second time not so good. But the food made up for it..our waited seemed rather annoyed that we wanted to share a mussel dish and not have one each., we were travelling that day and didn't want... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$21 - US$24
French, Belgian, Seafood, European
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Cheap Eats, Groups, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:45 - 00:00
11:45 - 00:00
11:45 - 00:00
11:45 - 00:00
11:45 - 00:00
11:45 - 01:00
11:45 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 30 boulevard des Italiens, 75009 Paris, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Ile-de-France  >  Paris>  > Opera / Bourse
  • Neighbourhood: Opera / Bourse
  • Phone Number: +33 1 42 46 36 15

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Staying in Opera / Bourse

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Opera / Bourse
The neighbourhood around Opéra and Bourse is a belle époque paradise of grand boulevards, refined arcades, and mass-market art-nouveau entertainment. Here, modern day workers continue to take advantage of the legacy that nobility and finance left in the 19th century. Brightly-lit brasseries, theatres, and cinemas sit side by side with French bistros predominating in one area and Japanese restaurants in another. The area is most famous for the Palais Garnier opera house and glamorous department stores.
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