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Le Cafe de la Nouvelle Mairie

#2,626 of 15,487 Restaurants in Paris
€€ - €€€French, European
Patheon 19 rue des Fosses Saint Jacques, 75005 Paris, France
+33 1 44 07 04 41
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good33%
  • Average12%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
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08:00 - 00:00 Hours
French, European
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Patheon 19 rue des Fosses Saint Jacques, 75005 Paris, France
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Reviewed 27 January 2017

Unfortunately we didn't find this cafe until our last day in Paris, actually it was recommended by a charming young gentleman in a nearby wine shop (who also recommended a delicious bottle of wine!). We enjoyed a delicious lunch from the blackboard menu (in French)...More

Date of visit: January 2017
1  Thank Jando2014
Reviewed 4 January 2017

Location is very nice in a quiet tree-lined street - a lay-by actually- behind the Pantheon, albeit next to a quite busy area of the V arrondissement. The atmosphere is relaxed and informal, customer service good for a busy parisian bistro, food nice, good choice...More

Date of visit: March 2016
1  Thank Laura C
Reviewed 26 December 2016

My second time here and I like it the same. Good food, terrific ambience and very friendly service. It's the quintessential French bistro without the tourists. Prices are fair. It's one of a few places I try to go to every time I'm in Paris.

Date of visit: December 2016
Thank Guy71
Reviewed 13 December 2016 via mobile

Great typical French place for lunch. Nicely cramped with lots of fabulous French people enjoying great French lunch. Few tourists. Passes all my tests. And fantastic value for money.

Date of visit: December 2016
Thank Odyssey608589
Reviewed 6 December 2016 via mobile

We discovered this delightful cafe in September and came back in October. The food, wine, and staff are all wonderfully classically, Paris. Our next trip is in February - we're making our reservations now!

Date of visit: October 2016
Thank AprilSav
Reviewed 7 November 2016

Nice atmosphere, good wine, reasonable food but the service could be (much) more courteous. Never mind, there are plenty of brasseries just around the corner.

Date of visit: November 2016
Thank bergotm
Reviewed 5 October 2016 via mobile

Last day in Paris and 1.30pm. All eateries full and a couple of places had run out of food. We stumbled across this restaurant which you could say "jagged it!". Waiter spoke English (with the requisite accent) and made an effort to find us a...More

Date of visit: October 2016
Thank RichardR4679
Reviewed 11 August 2016

Wonderful spot for afternoon glass of wine with pate. Friendly service, eclectic atmosphere, near the institutes so numerous academics, and other interesting fellow customers. Outstanding choices for wine, typically inexpensive. Highly recommended!

Date of visit: March 2016
Thank weyl-59
Reviewed 7 July 2016

Food is very good and not that expensive regarding to its quality. Waitress is nice, knows what she talks about regarding to wines. A bit noisy and crowded on the downside

Date of visit: July 2016
Thank vincenParis_France
Reviewed 5 June 2016

We've left before we even ordered. Very rude staff. There are plenty of great places near by, don't ruin your evening by coming here.

Date of visit: May 2016
Thank 399minam
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
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11 March 2017|
Response from AprilSav | Reviewed this property |
I was unable to reserve online, so I asked the staff at our hotel to make the reservation. Their phone number is listed on the FB page, so another option.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Bar Scene
Open Hours
08:00 - 00:00
08:00 - 00:00
08:00 - 00:00
08:00 - 00:00
08:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Patheon 19 rue des Fosses Saint Jacques, 75005 Paris, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Ile-de-France  >  Paris>  > Quartier Latin
  • Neighbourhood: Quartier Latin
  • Phone Number: +33 1 44 07 04 41
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