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African Lounge

#9,547 of 15,177 Restaurants in Paris
€€ - €€€African
20 B rue Jean Giraudoux, 75116 Paris, France
+33 1 47 20 58 14
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  • Excellent22%
  • Very good40%
  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible20%
3 Aug 2017
“Great African Food”
28 Jan 2018
“Decent food, tiny dining room, pathetic service! A rip-off, to be avoided”
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20 B rue Jean Giraudoux, 75116 Paris, France
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Reviewed 28 January 2018

My wife and I wanted to eat African food that evening, we were recommended to go and try the African Lounge. We had booked, which was a good idea as the (tiny) restaurant is quickly full. The food was OK. Nothing smashing but very decent....More

1  Thank Didier M
Reviewed 4 August 2017

The restaurant is clean though very small. The food was great but a bit pricy. The service from the staff was great.

Thank Caspian C
Reviewed 27 April 2017

Place is small but lively friendly atmosphere. Food is very good. We had baked sole with fried banana

Thank smith1049
Reviewed 22 April 2017

My hotel hqd recommended Speakeasy because I wanted live music I was told by staff I did not fit the criteria at Speakeasy I tried the African lounge it was a friendly atmosphere and great food and wine I enjoyed it ver much

Thank Arli S
Reviewed 23 February 2017 via mobile

I usually do not eat african outside of Africa but this one is worth the deviation! Great food served in no time. Not sure if it is the usual timing but it was really appreciated for a late dinner on a wednesday night.

Reviewed 8 October 2015

Well-appointed African restaurants where you actually want to sit down and enjoy a meal aren't always easy to find, but the African Lounge is one of those spots! Located a few blocks from the Champs-Elysés, the restaurant is small but very cozy and the portions...More

Thank Belinda M
Reviewed 20 August 2013

There are very few good african restaurants in Paris. Hidden rue Jean Giraudoux (16th), a quiet sloping street near Place de l'Etoile, African Lounge is among the best. We were a large group and came for lunch in July. We had booked and agreed on...More

Thank Christophe M
Reviewed 17 September 2012

This was hands down the best african meal I have ever had in Paris! I have been going now about 10 times with family and friends and the service has always been excellent and attentive, the food is absolutely amazing especially the yassa, the tieboudien,...More

Thank MKulcsar77
Reviewed 21 January 2012

Nice food Nice service Good food experience and accept the suggest!

Thank chycco77
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Open Hours
12:00 - 00:30
12:00 - 00:30
12:00 - 00:30
12:00 - 00:30
12:00 - 00:30
12:00 - 00:30
12:00 - 00:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 20 B rue Jean Giraudoux, 75116 Paris, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Ile-de-France  >  Paris>  > Champs-Élysées
  • Neighbourhood: Champs-Élysées
  • Phone Number: +33 1 47 20 58 14
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