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Le Picotin

) #253 of 14,523 Restaurants in Paris €€ - €€€ French, European, Vegetarian Friendly
35 rue Sibuet, 75012 Paris, France
+33 1 46 28 99 00
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good32%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“cheesecake” (12 reviews)
“beef” (12 reviews)
“speculoos” (3 reviews)
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French, European, Vegetarian Friendly
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35 rue Sibuet, 75012 Paris, France
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Reviewed 6 June 2017

It's just 20 meters from our B&B.Our host strongly recommend it.You'd better reserve in advance.The restaurant is very small.But you feel comfortable there.Lovely & elegant.The food is great.Try the Starter "Sauage" & Beef(1 KG).The homemade cheese cake is also amazing.Must a going if you are...More

Thank yabadabado98
Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

perfect option for a nice parisian bistrot lunch ambiance !!! nice staff, food is tasty, homefeeling place and price very honest! We will be back for trying the diner menu!

Thank Paul T
Reviewed 27 March 2017

The waiters are very nice and also explain the menu with English in details, so you will not be confused about the menu. Also, it's good to also the wine together.

Thank ProFamilytraveller
Reviewed 4 December 2016 via mobile

Every time we come back to Paris go in this nice little restaurant. The service is excellent. The ambiance is great. And the quality of the meals is also a real good experience. My special advice for the desert: Take the cheesecake with speculoos. It...More

Thank Jan-Frerk S
Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

I really enjoyed the experience at a busy lunch service. Small restaurant, very friendly and caring waiter. The food was delicious and prices were moderate.

Thank Olivier F
Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

I called at 6pm on the night to book a table for me and my girlfriend, I was relieved that the person that answered could speak English (I know I should know French if I'm in France but I just don't), very nice on the...More

1  Thank Liam R
Reviewed 11 October 2016 via mobile

I don't think I can fault this place; the food is great without an overwhelming menu (always a good sign), it seemed to be packed with locals (always a good sign), the waiters even helped me out with my poor French (don't believe what they...More

Thank David B
lepicotin, Responsable de salle at Le Picotin, responded to this reviewResponded 13 October 2016

Hi David, Thanks a lot for your kind review about our restaurant. Your satisfaction is our satisfaction. All strangers people, tourists or not, are welcome on LE PICOTIN. We hope to see you again !

Reviewed 26 August 2016

This place is extremely good, very friendly and the food was excellent. Fantastic dessert and they are very attentive and accommodating to food allergies. I would definitely recommend without any hesitation. Enjoy your dinner, we did.

Thank Geoff B
Reviewed 11 July 2016 via mobile

A small restaurant located just a minute or two from picpus metro station, it offers great food served by friendly and attentive staff. Advanced reservation is recommended, especially for dinner. Highly recommended!

Thank Dongxing S
Reviewed 9 July 2016

My server said they cut their finger while cutting my bread. This led me to question that my bread was treated hygienically, especially something questionable (perhaps blood) on the napkin inside the bread basket. The food I had was good, including the speculoos cheesecake. I...More

Thank swmorgan
Bercy / Nation
Nestled between the Seine, Bastille, and Père Lachaise
lies a peaceful side of town where wide avenues and
impressive buildings accompany green spaces and small
parks. Landscaped havens are plentiful, from the Bercy
Park to La Coulée Verte and most impressively the Bois
de Vincennes, which even contains a medieval castle on
its doorstep. For an escape from the masses head to
this calming neighbourhood where real Parisians make
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$16 - US$35
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 14:30
19:30 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:30
19:30 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:30
19:30 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:30
19:30 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:30
19:30 - 22:30
19:30 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 35 rue Sibuet, 75012 Paris, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Ile-de-France  >  Paris>  > Bercy / Nation
  • Neighbourhood: Bercy / Nation
  • Phone Number: +33 1 46 28 99 00
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