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) #12,686 of 14,572 Restaurants in Paris €€ - €€€ Steakhouse, French, European
17 Place de la Republique, 75003 Paris, France
+33 1 42 74 51 09
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  • Excellent11%
  • Very good35%
  • Average22%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible17%
14 Jan 2017
“Average restaurant, average experience”
11 Jan 2017
“Chain restaurant - average food”
Open Now
11:30 - 23:00All hours
Steakhouse, French, European, Grill
€€ - €€€
17 Place de la Republique, 75003 Paris, France
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Reviewed 10 June 2017 via mobile

Hippo has been a successful restaurant chain for many years. It deserves. Keeping the same concept of meat restaurant, maintaining good quality products, cozy decor, professional service, affordable prices. For my last visit at Hippo Republique I just had time to snack a few potato...More

Thank Christophe M
Reviewed 24 April 2017 via mobile

Tres bien! Wine, food, service. I spent a very good time. And could recommend you wine and grill. Bon appetite!

Thank Anatoliy K
Reviewed 14 January 2017

It was a very cold evening, we were tired after sightseeing all day, so decided to pop into cosy looking Hippopotamus. Restaurant was full of diners which is always a good sign. When we sat down we noticed cutlery missing, one glass was very dirty,...More

Thank Rosalia451
Reviewed 11 January 2017

We chose to do a set menu - reasonably priced at around 15 euros for two courses, and then chose a starter of escargot from outside the set menu. The escargot were tasty. The main and desert were relatively uninspiring but excellent value - particularly...More

Thank Charlotte D
Reviewed 20 September 2016 via mobile

This is a chain resto but it was delicious. We had different variations of "steak frites" and everything was well done. Service was very slow but overall I would return for another meal.

Thank Pamela A
Reviewed 3 May 2016 via mobile

We decide to have a lunch an popped into the Hippopotamus for a meal, reasonably priced and good service. To top it of the food was great too.

Thank Davidmrm
Reviewed 1 November 2015 via mobile

Ate here tonight. Both had entrecote steak came with baked potato and sour cream and sauce of your choice. Ordered side salad which in France is lettuce. Wine 24e a bottle cheapest so got 2 carafes of Merlot at 17 e much better value. Plenty...More

Thank Fozzerella
Reviewed 30 October 2015

There are many Hippopotamus restaurants in Paris or probably througout France. Name is unique but food is not so unique, just standard.

Thank masaofc
Reviewed 26 August 2015

They didn't seem to want to give us just drinks but they allowed it and they were all fine. Food looked a bit over priced and what was coming out of the kitchen not so great, that's why we only had drinks and then left...

Thank Derrick T
Reviewed 14 August 2015

The food was excellent, as always at Hippotamus. I've been going to other restaurants of this chain for a long time, but this was my first visit to this particular restaurant. And, unlike in other Hippopotamus, here I was disappointed. The waiter did a great...More

Thank AntonKunin
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 00:30
11:30 - 00:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 17 Place de la Republique, 75003 Paris, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Ile-de-France  >  Paris>  > Le Marais
  • Neighbourhood: Le Marais
  • Phone Number: +33 1 42 74 51 09
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