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Leon de Bruxelles

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Opera / Bourse
French, Belgian, Seafood, European
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30 boulevard des Italiens, 75009 Paris, France
+33 1 42 46 36 15
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11:45 - 00:00
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Sun - Thu 11:45 - 00:00
Fri - Sat 11:45 - 01:00
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Singapore, Singapore
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25 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago 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 😋

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Thank Cylindergal
Paris, France
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130 reviews
90 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 88 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago 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 

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Thank globalthierry
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62 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago 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.

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Thank Timmy T
Valdagno, Italy
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25 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago 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 

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Thank Chiara T
Gold Coast
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133 reviews
72 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 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

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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!

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Thank Beverly K
Nottinghamshire, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
7 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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Thank 369Robbi
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36 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 August 2016

Get the mussels cooked any way you like and a beer. Avoid the greasy fish and chips. Service is decent.

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Thank Mellobelle
Sheffield, UK
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 August 2016

I ordered the mussels which were okay ( I was trying something new...) but my family ordered the fish and chips which were not worth it! For 14 euros it was a small battered piece of fish with a fair size portion of fries and a glass of flat coke...I also noticed too late that the waitress did not give... More 

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Thank ColzGold
Providence, Rhode Island
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 August 2016

We had a quick stop here (not sure exactly which location we went to in Paris, but it was near Port Maillot) and it was a very nice meal. As New Englanders, we have high expectations for shellfish and this place did not disappoint. It's a great meal that is affordable, casual, and tasty!.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$21 - US$23
Cuisine
French, Belgian, Seafood, European
Meals
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
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
11:45 - 00:00
Monday
11:45 - 00:00
Tuesday
11:45 - 00:00
Wednesday
11:45 - 00:00
Thursday
11:45 - 00:00
Friday
11:45 - 01:00
Saturday
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

Neighbourhood Profile
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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