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L'Inattendu

#2,624 of 14,149 Restaurants in Paris
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French, European, Gastropub
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99 rue Blomet, 75015 Paris, France
+33 1 55 76 93 12
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12:00 - 14:00
19:30 - 22:00
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Tue - Sat 12:00 - 14:00
19:30 - 22:00
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Nottingham, United Kingdom
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 February 2017 via mobile

We ate here Saturday night and booked a table late on which we thought was lucky. We were really looking forward to the meal. It as soon as we walked in there was an atmosphere of not feeling welcome. It took an age for the waiter to take our order and a table of 4 who sat down after us... More 

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Thank Arrison1981
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 February 2017

L'inattendu is a surprisingly (normal !) good restaurant in this relatively quiet street of the 15th district. In a quietly cozy decor, food is simply excellent end looks as good as it tastes. This is definitely the kind of restaurant where, from the waiters to the chef, you feel a shared ambition to propose a nicely revisited French cuisine at... More 

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Winnipeg
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400 reviews
264 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 164 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2016

We ate at this restaurant our first evening in Paris. Despite the jet lag we loved the food. All dishes tasted had the freshest ingredients. We started with Tempura shrimp and ceviche. The shrimp were breaded not in a tempura batter non the less we enjoyed both dishes. For our main courses we had grilled mackerel with spinach and calf... More 

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San Francisco, California
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83 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 January 2016

A good place in the 15th arrondisment next to the local 15th city hall. The lunch menu is very good at 25€ is a real bargain considering the quality of the cuisine. Two of us were very satisfied the third one complained somehow not about the food but her plate was not warmed.

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Thank ririo
Madrid, Spain
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69 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 48 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 December 2015

The lunch experience was good, the plates tasted good and were very nicely presented. Unfortunately, something of the food was in bad shape and I felt ill afterwards. Hence, I recommend to avoid the place.

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Thank Joaquin M
Paris, France
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162 reviews
113 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 61 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 November 2015

My wife and I ate here recently, and enjoyed an excellent meal. For starters, we both ordered the fois gras, and it was very good. For the main course, we both ordered the filet de bar (sea bass filet), which was fresh and cooked to perfection. Our white Burgundy wine, a 2011 Santenay, was silky smooth. For desert we went... More 

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Thank Ronald_Peter
Washington
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2015

We were in Paris for four nights and out of the recommended restaraunts, this was the best. Not a huge number of selections, but something for all. Food was great with a nice wine list. Off the beaten track,but worth it if you find yourself in the 15th.

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New York
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155 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2015

The restaurant is out of the tourist highways, somewhere deep in the 15th. The menu is sufficiently broad with a number of fish and meat options. each dish was very tasty and copious. This is not nouvelle cuisine, but rather traditional, good to the belly, french food. The price for a 3 meal course of this caliber is VERY low... More 

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Thank Blirola
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2015

If you're hoping for some traditional cuisine, then you'll be disappointed. The food served here, while good is probably more modern european/fusion IMHO. The owner was very knowledgable about the wines and made a good call. Dinner was nice and unhurried but it was midweek, so i cant say how the place would perform were it full. (I would rate... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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152 reviews
88 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2015

We were in Paris for my birthday and had looked on Trip Advisor for a good restaurant and had seen L'inattendu in Rue St paul was quite high up in the list, but we were unable to contact them via email to book and found there was another branch in the 15th arrondissement close to the Vaugirard Metro. We booked... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$34 - US$138
Cuisine
French, European, Gastropub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Tuesday
12:00 - 14:00
19:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 14:00
19:30 - 22:00
Thursday
12:00 - 14:00
19:30 - 22:00
Friday
12:00 - 14:00
19:30 - 22:00
Saturday
12:00 - 14:00
19:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 99 rue Blomet, 75015 Paris, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Ile-de-France  >  Paris
  • Phone Number: +33 1 55 76 93 12

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?