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Cafe de l'Alma

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Neighbourhood:
Tour Eiffel / Invalides
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5 avenue Rapp, Paris, France
+33 1 45 51 56 74
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08:00 - 00:00
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Mon - Fri 07:00 - 00:00
Sat - Sun 08:00 - 00:00
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Houston, Texas
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

My mother, 16 year old daughter, and I recently rented an apartment next to this restaurant and absolutely loved everything we ate and drank here! The service was excellent, the manager was incredibly professional and friendly, and we always felt welcome. Highly recommend.

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Thank norskmandy
Paris
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12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I come here quite often mostly for either for business or with friends. The restaurant is conveniently located and has valet parking. The staff is polite, friendly and discreet. The food is typical French fare (my favourite is brandade de morue), good quality although the portions might be small for those with a big appetite. I like to sit upstairs... More 

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Thank Leachan8
Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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16 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I stayed over the road in the Hotel Le Derby Alma and arrived around 9 at the hotel and my colleague and I walked over to this Café for a late dinner. I had the calves liver which was cooked perfectly and accompanied by some beautifully smooth buttery mashed potato and a nice sauce. My colleague had fish which he... More 

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Thank RayH365
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

When i wanted to pay for the overpriced Coffee the bartender laughed at me when i took out my Visa card, then he called over the host to laugh at me too. Felt very little, and they wouldnt offer an explanation. Wouldn't recommend this arrogant service to my worst enemy.

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Thank Jeppe R
Sydney
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51 reviews
36 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We often pass by this restaurant at the end of along day when we are tired and haven't thought about what we will do for dinner. We poke our noses in the door and we always get a really lovely greeting and somehow a table is found for us. The food is delicious and we leave feeling refreshed.

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Thank RoseraySydney
Los Angeles, California
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49 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 December 2016

Very accommodating staff. Menu has plenty of options. There are daily specials (today was beef cheeks and a Nutella pear tart). THe steak frites was tasty. The fries must be fried in beef fat. Yum The desserts were good. And they serve Berthillon ice cream! Good but not great.

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Thank BeckyWinchester
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016 via mobile

We stopped by at 9pm for dinner, I speak French well, but they refused to answer in French, I we ended up speaking French and English the entire time !!! I ordered a bottle of wine and the waiter let me taste it, but poured wine for my wife before I approved the wine, and ignored my protest. They cleared... More 

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San Diego, California
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016

An elegant and trendy brasserie with exceptional service. Not typical in that they seem familiar with the concept of sharing plates and even have menu items suggested for sharing. The artichoke cream soup was delicious as was the salmon and the sinfully rich mashed potatoes. Our server was professional and attentive and we felt welcome and at home.

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Thank Janet75007
Perth, Australia
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38 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 October 2016

had a brilliant breakfast and lunch here. Do not like that dogs can be inside and up on the bench seat beside people. Want the dog with you sit out side please

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Thank PAMELA I
Ely, United Kingdom
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556 reviews
308 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 185 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

How on gods green earth can fizzy water cost as much as wine? Please enlighten me? Should have had wine, God knows how much that was! Overpriced and pretentious.

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Thank Superally2007

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$30 - US$37
Cuisine
French, European
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
08:00 - 00:00
Monday
07:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 00:00
Thursday
07:00 - 00:00
Friday
07:00 - 00:00
Saturday
08:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 5 avenue Rapp, Paris, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Ile-de-France  >  Paris>  > Tour Eiffel / Invalides
  • Neighbourhood: Tour Eiffel / Invalides
  • Phone Number: +33 1 45 51 56 74

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

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Tour Eiffel / Invalides
With the Eiffel Tower at its core, the Invalides area of Paris is guaranteed to impress. Golden towers and Baron Haussmann's urban vision meet military precision, stretching avenues, and luscious lawns. The area boasts the Musée D’Orsay, the tomb of Napoleon, the National Parliament and UNESCO, as well as luxurious, exclusive residences. In fine restaurants and at the weekend markets, families, diplomats, and politicians brush shoulders with the tourists who come to see this postcard-perfect area for themselves.
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