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) #328 of 1,988 Restaurants in Bordeaux ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ French, Cafe, European
6 Place du Parlement, 33000, Bordeaux, France
+33 5 56 81 01 00
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  • Excellent21%
  • Very good44%
  • Average15%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (19 reviews)
“quiche” (11 reviews)
“salads” (10 reviews)
Open Now
08:30 - 20:30All hours
French, Cafe, European, Vegetarian Friendly
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
6 Place du Parlement, 33000, Bordeaux, France
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Reviews (551)
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We made a quick pit stop here for some desserts (apple crumble - lovely) and a coffee (the hot chocolate is also delicious). Nice spot for people watching in central Bordeaux.

Thank Kirsty D
A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Would never return to Karl. The service was impeccably slow even compared to French standard. The eggs arrived uncooked and the waiter forgot the drinks. There were 7 of us at a table. He was uninterested in seating us never mind serving us. Will never...More

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I had lunch in Karl a number of years ago while visiting Bordeaux from Paris (where I lived); I thought the place was fantastic! The food was good and the atmosphere was lovely. As such, when I visited Bordeaux this weekend with a crowd of...More

Thank LewisNI
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Bordeaux has limited options when it comes to finding a good breakfast spot so we were happy, after reading positive reviews on here, when we got some amazing baked eggs at Karl. Also one of the best green teas I've had in Europe so far....More

Thank Mark B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We visited Bordeaux and it seemed to get an French breakfast there actually are not many choices in the city center. We found Karl and indeed, you don't need much choice when you found the right thing. They have very good baguette, croissant, tarte. Try...More

Thank André B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We googled and visited restaurants for brunch to find a 'nice' place as we had friends flying in for a quick catch up before they went elsewhere. Karl's looked good. We booked for 11am, their flight was slightly delayed but we were seated by 11.15....More

Thank Christine W
Reviewed 19 May 2017 via mobile

Salads! They say you don't make friends with salad, but try one of theirs.. they're large, varied and you get to do the tossing! Service is friendly (even for us lowly English speakers) and the espresso better than elsewhere.

Thank Cain C
Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

First of all, there were no croissants left.. even though I came here for the breakfast. I was there before 12 AM and it also says that they serve breakfast until 3PM. Then, I took a breakfast menu with two drinks included. The orange juice...More

Thank Bellissima2
Reviewed 13 May 2017

We were three people having lunch. There is a huge selection of food available at lunchtimes. I had a tartine of pesto and griddled aubergine with salad - delicious. One of my friends chose a ham and cheese toasted sandwich with salad, and the other...More

Thank Helen K
Reviewed 12 April 2017

Delightful place for lunch. Light and airy atmosphere looking onto interesting square. Excellent soups, quiches, etc., including daily specials, and wonderful pastry desserts. Friendly and efficient service.

Thank Brian K
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
08:30 - 20:30
08:30 - 20:30
08:30 - 20:30
08:30 - 20:30
08:30 - 20:30
08:30 - 20:30
08:30 - 20:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6 Place du Parlement, 33000, Bordeaux, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Nouvelle-Aquitaine  >  Gironde  >  Bordeaux
  • Phone Number: +33 5 56 81 01 00
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