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La Pause Libanaise

8 rue de l Isly, 75008 Paris, France
+33 1 42 93 16 62
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good29%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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12:00 - 16:30All hours
Lebanese, Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
8 rue de l Isly, 75008 Paris, France
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Small restaurant, packed at lunchtime. Super efficient staff, extremely friendly. Delicious food, served quickly. Tasty desserts and mint tea. Highly recommended!

1  Thank Steven O
Reviewed 7 January 2018 via mobile

We found this restaurant on tripadvisor as we wanted a cheap but nice lunch. The restaurant is small, and there was a queue of people waiting for a table. Being smart we found a bar across the road and had a drink in there until...More

3  Thank Londoncitytravelling
Reviewed 12 December 2017

We had to wait for a while before getting seated, but the waiting was worth it! We decided to trust the owner and opted for a selection of "mezze". It was a good choice: the selection was rich, and the food extremely tasty and with...More

Thank andt3
Reviewed 10 December 2017 via mobile

I'm often in the same neighbourhood of this spot, and i always wanted to try it. Although we had some problems od misunderstanding and the people working there were really rude to us, i have to say that the food is great. Quite cheap and...More

Thank stoppax
Reviewed 1 December 2017 via mobile

Really cozy place and really good food. Only problem is the cold coming from the door in winter, it opens and closes too many times.

Thank Paglete
Reviewed 15 November 2017 via mobile

We were there for a quick lunch, arrived at 1150 today and managed to avoid the lunch crowd. We got a table for the four of us and ordered at 1155 the mixed shawarma (it is called something different in French) but you will figure...More

Thank Yules001
Reviewed 10 November 2017 via mobile

This place is busy so prepare to wait for your table. However the food is absolutely delicious and the service we received was so warm and wonderful. Highly recommended!!!

Thank justinehsu
Reviewed 3 November 2017 via mobile

The food of this little place is great! But it’s always packed and just one man show. This means that takes a while to get food. Anyway it’s good

Thank Filippo P
Reviewed 27 October 2017

On a recent trip to Paris we stumbled upon this small Lebanese restaurant and I'm glad that we did. My wife and I both love Lebanese food and this place did not disappoint. They have lunch platters for around 10€ which will fill you up...More

Thank GrandpadeluxePlus
Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

I really enjoyed this little unpretentious Lebanese restaurant. They served the best falafel I have ever tasted. Book in advance as it's very popular.

Thank Cph_Traveller2
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Bana K
29 June 2017|
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Response from Alberto T | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they have it.
anand k
13 May 2017|
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Response from Paul_H_42_uk | Reviewed this property |
We spent 47 Euros but 13 of that was a half of wine. Both of us ate vegetarian dishes. it would be limited for a vegan, but possible, I think.
7 January 2017|
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Response from Paul_H_42_uk | Reviewed this property |
They do take bookings because they turned people away because a booked group was due while we were there. We had walked up but it's quite small, so that's a risk.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 - 16:30
18:30 - 22:00
12:00 - 16:30
18:30 - 22:00
12:00 - 16:30
18:30 - 22:00
12:00 - 16:30
18:30 - 22:00
12:00 - 16:30
18:30 - 22:00
12:00 - 16:30
18:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8 rue de l Isly, 75008 Paris, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Ile-de-France  >  Paris
  • Phone Number: +33 1 42 93 16 62
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