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L'Escarmouche

) #4,648 of 14,446 Restaurants in Paris €€ - €€€ French, European
40 rue de la Montagne Ste Genevieve, 75005 Paris, France
+33 1 46 33 30 46
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good30%
  • Average8%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible0%
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CUISINES
French, European
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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LOCATION
40 rue de la Montagne Ste Genevieve, 75005 Paris, France
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1 - 10 of 49 reviews

Reviewed 2 December 2016 via mobile

Just read other reviews and glad to see there are good ones as the night we went was awful. Perhaps staff called in sick leaving staff numbers down? Our meals were served so late, my friends fish was cold, another friends dessert had a long...More

Thank Lissf1976
Reviewed 3 October 2016

Located in the heart of the old Latin quarter of the City this is a wonderful place if you want a real Parisian night. You are seated in an old cellar, great atmosphere and a real Parisian Menu. Musical entertainment (guitar and accordion players/singers) sets...More

3  Thank Big_Jeff_Leo
Reviewed 2 October 2016

Any tourist in Paris would welcome trying traditional French cuisine. L'Escarmouche is a delightful little place, quite a long semi-uphill walk getting there but you will not regret it. First, the ambience alone is perfect: the walls, the lighting, the table settings. Second, there was...More

1  Thank travelogue823
Reviewed 13 August 2016 via mobile

This cute little place offers some really authentic French foods. We had a lovely time eating snails and frog legs. The mains however could use more decorations. Good flavours overall. And the music band is a highlight.

1  Thank Gink Y
Reviewed 1 August 2016

I went as a member of a Coach Party on a weekend in France. This is the second time I have been to this restaurant, and I was not disappointed! The food was "Par Excellence" with a great Menu with several Starter, Mains ,Sweets choices,...More

1  Thank Christopher B B
Reviewed 27 July 2016 via mobile

We were there as part of a group and we all had a fantastic evening. The four course meal was delicious, but it was more than just the food. The atmosphere of the cellar room was perfect and beautiful; the waiters were personable and helpful....More

1  Thank Emilie K
Reviewed 18 July 2016

This was an optional extra, the farewell dinner. What a fabulous night, great food, great entertainment, free flowing wine and beer, always helps. Superb location and venue, if you get a chance this is well worth a visit.

Thank Davedinosaur
Reviewed 2 July 2016

We visited this restaurant with an English tour group. It was a great evening with friendly staff, a limited menu, but characteristically French. There was a choice of 5 starters, 5 mains & 5 desserts and unlimited wine.. Musicians sang and played the guitar and...More

Thank H4094IMjanetb
Reviewed 24 June 2016

L'Escarmouche is a great place to dine. The restaurant staff was warm and welcoming. The underground dining area had an invitingly warm and cozy ambience, and as we were seated, the wait staff went to work and were soon taking our orders. Soon after the...More

Thank Jewnee
Reviewed 2 June 2016

Not only the place was mind-blowing as if you enter the underground pub scene in Inglourious Basterds (2009), the entertainment was exceptionally entertaining. I have not laughed so much for so long that I literally cried while still laughing. One older gentleman with a guitar...More

Thank Juliana H
Nearby
Quartier Latin
The Latin Quarter bursts with intellectual life,
architectural splendour and ongoing merriment. The
small streets are filled with classical buildings,
student bars and lively eateries while the squares are
dominated by historic monuments. The area is defined
by the 800-year-old Sorbonne University, where Latin
once prevailed, and is famous for the Pantheon which
celebrates the great men and women of France. During
...More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 02:00
Monday
11:00 - 02:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 02:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 02:00
Thursday
11:00 - 02:00
Friday
11:00 - 02:00
Saturday
11:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 40 rue de la Montagne Ste Genevieve, 75005 Paris, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Ile-de-France  >  Paris>  > Quartier Latin
  • Neighbourhood: Quartier Latin
  • Phone Number: +33 1 46 33 30 46
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