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Rue Cler

Rue Cler (Ecole Militaire metro) near Eiffel Tower, Paris, France
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Perfect for our first time in Paris

The area is vibrant with many shops and great restaurants. Our favorite places to eat were Amorino... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
Damaris H
Rue Cler

This is a outdoor market with a variety of food and a few small eating places not far from the... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Boston, Massachusetts
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This lively cobblestone street effectively preserves the ambience of Paris of old and is home to countless small shops.
  • Excellent55%
  • Very good30%
  • Average10%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“cheese shops” (21 reviews)
“rick steves” (23 reviews)
“flower shops” (15 reviews)
Rue Cler (Ecole Militaire metro) near Eiffel Tower, Paris, France
Tour Eiffel / Invalides
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The area is vibrant with many shops and great restaurants. Our favorite places to eat were Amorino for gelato and Le Petit Cler for dinner. My daughter and I felt safe walking in the evenings (after 11 PM) returning from visiting the Eiffel Tower or...More

Thank Damaris H
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is a outdoor market with a variety of food and a few small eating places not far from the Eiffel Tower. Check it out when in Paris.

1  Thank kappy26
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

this place is so beautiful. it is not a big market. it is a street where you can walk and see the cheese store, the pastry store, flowers shop, lots of cafes, etc. places to eat outside, just to walk , relax and enjoy those...More

Thank martine028
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The area around Rue Cler is Awesome & I would highly recommend that you stay in this area - it's a great jumping off spot to hit many of the main attractions. I would also recommend you read "Culture Shock Paris". We rented an apartment...More

Thank Terry S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is a fantastic neighborhood with a lot of flair. It has been more discovered since my last travel to the country but still very unique. Make a point to walk slowly and taste the offerings from local vendors.

Thank karrie S
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Rick Steves really loves this area. It's within walking distance of the Eifel tower. When I was there, Christmas lights were up, spelling out Rue de Cler. For a neighborhood it has all you need: news stand, fruit shop, bakery, banks, beauty shop. Except one...More

Thank Aprilfoolizzy
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Not more than a couple blocks long. I followed the Rick Steves' guide, and it was helpful in gaining an appreciation for what was around. Though, don't go as early in the morning as he advised. I went early- between 8 and 9 am on...More

Thank Mike R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My brother, sister, and I, all in our 60's stayed in a triple room in mid June. This location is fantastic! Two metro stations just a few blocks away, walk to the Eiffel Tower, the seine, and many more. Cafe's are at your disposal, and...More

Thank maggiejoe10
Reviewed 19 June 2017

I was very excited to visit Rue Cler on my recent trip to Paris. I was there 8 years ago and absolutely fell in love with rue Cler. This trip though, not so much. A lot of the small shops that I looked forward to...More

1  Thank Kim A
Reviewed 8 June 2017

A nice street market in Paris. Well worth the walk and the stroll. Multiple vendors, food stands, and restaurants. I think it worth checking out!

Thank catchyginger
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
Nearby Restaurants
Restaurant Mariette
1,180 reviews
.11 km away
Le Petit Cler
836 reviews
.09 km away
Bistrot Belhara
280 reviews
.07 km away
675 reviews
.01 km away
Nearby Attractions
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8 December 2016|
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Response from CPaM68 | Reviewed this property |
We stayed in an apartment in Saint Germain (which is a great area to stay in) so I don't know anything about the apartments you are asking about. Rue Cler is in the 7th Arrondissement / Eiffel Tower.
Harrison F
29 August 2016|
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Response from WellTraveledChicago | Reviewed this property |
None of the pastry shops on Rue Cler are remarkable, but Sadaharu Aoki, a world renowned pastry chef, has taken over a pastry shop not far from Rue Cler where Rue St Dominique meets Rue Malar. (For countless years, this was... More
20 February 2016|
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Response from WellTraveledChicago | Reviewed this property |
Plain baguettes are by law made with certain basic ingredients and eggs and nuts are not included. That said, make a list, in French, of the foods your child is allergic to. Get a proper French translation of the words for... More