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L'Express de Lyon

1 rue de Lyon, 75012 Paris, France
+33 1 43 43 21 32
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good50%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“craft beer” (6 reviews)
“on tap” (5 reviews)
“punk ipa” (2 reviews)
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French, Bar, European, Pub
1 rue de Lyon, 75012 Paris, France
Neighbourhood: Bercy / Nation
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1 - 10 of 156 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent bar! Great atmosphere and ambience. Great service and staff. Fifi, Alex, Roxanne, Riri, and Roro were amazing. Thanks for adding to my Paris experience!

Thank Joel V
Reviewed 2 April 2017 via mobile

Nice little bar situated opposite gare de Lyon station very friendly staff (staff member left on the photo lol) with a nice chilled out atmosphere

2  Thank mart6783
Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

I was looking for craft beers in Paris. Went to frog and princess yesterday, because it was close to my hotel. Super busy with normal young party people and quite bland beers. This is a serious beer bar. The signs did not look promising from...More

Thank Krister_12
Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

Researched craft beer locations prior to this trip, this place is rated well and is steps from our hotel. I am delighted I can find classic Belgian beers on my first trip to Paris. Current tap list matches pictures from previous posts. Good selection of...More

1  Thank EricClev
Reviewed 19 September 2016 via mobile

The best bar with craft beer in Paris! If you are looking for craft beer in Paris, you should definitely come and check out the beers they offer. And Romain, for the bar tender, is so cool!

Thank lusooo
Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

Serving a selection of beers from France Germany and Spain . Reasonable prices for Paris. Food looked good. Seating at pavement cafe and bar. Prices at bar are approx .50c cheaper. Friendly staff

Thank Karen90
Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

This was a wonderful stop. It is a cozy place with wonderful beer on tap. We love hoppy beer and they had plenty. Plus the bartender was knowledgable on his beer and was great with his recommendations. We brought our kids and he was kind...More

Thank SafeTrainer
Reviewed 5 August 2016 via mobile

I cannot say enough good things about this place. Craft beer in Paris has only become a reality within the last two years according to the owner. The food is excellent as well. But the biggest highlight is the staff, who give AAA+ service. Conveniently...More

2  Thank markkS6923DF
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Reviewed 14 July 2016 via mobile

Right outside the Gare de Lyon. Someone I met at Moustache Blanche (an awesome beer storr$ recommended it among others. We went on BAstille day lunch and it was almost empty (which is absolutely NOT the norm, according to the bar tender.) they have an...More

1  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 23 June 2016 via mobile

We were made to feel very welcome here from the outset. The range of beers is very good and we samples most of them over three visits

Thank Con_and_Julie
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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Scott and Mandy O
Is this bar Family Friendly? We will be travelling with our 18 year old and 12 year old in September.
4 February 2017|
Response from L'Express D | Property representative |
hello, This bar is for everyone, but can be busy and noisy in the evening, especially on thursday and friday. thanks
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what times open
25 August 2015|
Response from L'Express D | Property representative |
Sorry for late answer. We are open from 7.30am till 2.00 am
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what times open
25 August 2015|
Response from L'Express D | Property representative |
From 8am till 0:30 am 2am max.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$12 - US$18
French, Bar, European, Pub
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Bar Scene
Open Hours
08:30 - 00:30
07:30 - 02:00
07:30 - 02:00
07:30 - 02:00
07:30 - 02:00
07:30 - 02:00
08:30 - 00:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 rue de Lyon, 75012 Paris, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Ile-de-France  >  Paris>  > Bercy / Nation
  • Neighbourhood: Bercy / Nation
  • Phone Number: +33 1 43 43 21 32
  • E-mail
Parisian bar near the Gare de Lyon, which offers 15 beers on tap - including 7 craft beer - and an affordable cuisine and homemade.
The bar is run by two brothers, in a pleasant atmosphere. They are the fourth generation of the family in these walls.