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La Criee la Villette

) #3,364 of 14,432 Restaurants in Paris €€ - €€€ Seafood, French
68 quai de la Seine, 75019 Paris, France
+33 1 40 34 20 00
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  • Excellent20%
  • Very good43%
  • Average19%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible9%
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“seafood” (13 reviews)
“sardines” (2 reviews)
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Seafood, French
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68 quai de la Seine, 75019 Paris, France
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Reviewed 3 days ago

I rang to book. Wanted to sit outside overlooking the water and guess what - they don't take outside bookings! So as it was a Saturday we arrived just after the restaurant opened at noon. And we did ourselves a favour! By 12.30 it was...More

Thank piers2017
Reviewed 4 days ago

We ate at this restaurant several times during a stay in Paris, since it was just outside our hotel. The food was excellent, economically priced, and beautifully served. The staff were patient with our French and most spoke English. The menu was in both French...More

Thank Rebecca H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The location of this restaurant would take some beating as it is right alongside the canal and waterway of this very appealing district. Being able to sit outside on the deck in the early evening was most enjoyable and to have very good service from...More

Thank jc222
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Food was excellent and reasonably priced. The menu is extensive and you could see the fish and shell fish being chosen from the ice and sent to the kitchen. I had the sautéed squid and octopus with chorizo. Excellent. My wife had the Dorade which...More

Thank RochesterDoug
Lucie S, Responsable relations clients at La Criee la Villette, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you very much ! We hope see you back soon :)

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Very good choice of fresh seafood, with great seafood platters and affordable wine, efficient and friendly service, on the historic bassin de la Villette, with its relaxing views, boating activities and lively young crowds.

Thank JacLui
Reviewed 15 May 2017

After a visit to La Criee, I am switching my allegiance as per moules&frites when in Paris. The food is very good with a large choice of options, kids´ menus are a very good deal and the outdoor deck over the canal is a very...More

Thank Martinzz
Reviewed 5 May 2017

1) The food: The oyster, fish & shrimp that I had La Criee la Villette were excellent!!! 2) The service: 5 stars!!! The waiters & staff are very polite and friendly. 3) The dining environment & atmosphere Seating in a table near the window, looking...More

Thank Andrew Z
Lucie S, Responsable relations clients at La Criee la Villette, responded to this reviewResponded 10 May 2017

Hello Andrew, Thank you so much for your comment. We hope to see you soon at La Criée :) Have a nice day

Reviewed 12 April 2017

I love this restaurant as you can sit outside, alongside the Canal, and eat extremely good sea food and then after the meal you can stroll alongside The Canal, play boules, and generally enjoy oneself! The Staff can be a bit on the "short tempered"...More

Thank piers2017
Reviewed 19 February 2017

Little bit cramped but overall very nice restaurant accented on sea food dishes (bit strange for central Paris) with kind but non-English speaking staff. Both dishes and wines were splendid though. Close to Stalingrad metro station with nice view on Bassin de la Villette channel.

Thank Ondra Z
Reviewed 19 December 2016

We gave 3/5 for this restaurant because of the extremely unpleasant woman who greeted us and then refused to help us. As guests of the hotel we expected better. We had arrived that day and were tired after a long day and did not want...More

Thank cordyroy
Lucie S, Responsable relations clients at La Criee la Villette, responded to this reviewResponded 23 December 2016

Hello, Thank you for your comment, it helps us to progress. Have a good day

La Villette
This futuristic landscape has come to define the
northeast of Paris. The Saint-Denis canal is framed
with luscious lawns and metallic buildings over a
wide-open space. Home to Europe's largest science
museum, this area rewards daytime and nighttime
explorations; there are three concert spaces, plus
cinemas and bars, and even open-air cinema in the
summer. The surrounding homes are a sharp contrast to
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
18:45 - 22:30
11:45 - 15:00
18:45 - 22:30
11:45 - 14:30
18:45 - 22:30
11:45 - 14:30
18:45 - 22:30
11:45 - 14:30
18:45 - 22:30
11:45 - 14:30
11:45 - 14:30
18:45 - 23:00
18:45 - 23:00
11:45 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 68 quai de la Seine, 75019 Paris, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Ile-de-France  >  Paris>  > La Villette
  • Neighbourhood: La Villette
  • Phone Number: +33 1 40 34 20 00
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