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Backstage cafe

#5,502 of 15,115 Restaurants in Paris
₹₹ - ₹₹₹French, , European
31 B rue de la Gaite, 75014 Paris, France
+33 1 43 20 68 59
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  • Excellent19%
  • Very good49%
  • Average17%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible8%
30 Apr 2017
“Fine before theater ”
30 Mar 2017
“Warm and welcoming..”
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French, Bar, European, Pub, Contemporary
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31 B rue de la Gaite, 75014 Paris, France
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Reviewed 30 April 2017 via mobile

The place is located just in face of the "Teatre de la Gaite" and everything is organize to get you good food and drinks within short times thanks to well organized and nice staff. The place is nicely decorated and the large windows on te...More

Thank S O
Reviewed 30 March 2017

Lovely place, lovely food! Staff is professional and very friendly! A great and warm island in a cold and always beautiful Paris!

Thank Elifreee
Reviewed 18 May 2016

three of us went here for lunch! very good food at Paris prices! I had salmon, my partner had a burger, my sister-in-law had pasta. Very good service.

Thank travelingfool33
Reviewed 29 April 2016

We walked nearby this resturant when it started to rain so we just walked in. It was a great surprise! The steak I had was perfect and my freind had a tender chicken breast. The service was perfect. All together a wonderful dinner and moderately...More

Thank adans1
Reviewed 10 December 2015

i had great burger with foie gras salad and french fries, recomended. nice athmosphere. quiet. staff was very friendly.

Thank Jindřich C
Reviewed 25 November 2015

Friendly and efficient service and a reliable French menu, perfectly prepared and served. The cod was delicious.

Thank Shortbreads
Reviewed 6 August 2015

We went to this place for dinner as a group of 9, because it was really close to the hotel, and it looked nice from the street. The food was truly delicious - try the Foie Gras, Tuna Steak, Smoked Salmon Salad, anything really. Pricing...More

Thank Teodor B
Reviewed 23 January 2015

Great place, as 2 English people we wern't brave enough to try the many french places around the area but then found this which looked good enough to be able to hellp our limited french. A great choice as the waiter spoke superb English he...More

1  Thank John D
Reviewed 18 May 2014

Went there to have a drink and ordered two cocktails for 10 € each. A small beer comes at 8 €. Cocktails were not great at all. Service was "OK", not great. Can't comment on the food but I would not return for drinks only.

Thank tkwetina
Reviewed 17 May 2013

It was busy and we waited a little, but it was sooooo worth it!. My steak was yummy and priced well. Very trendy restaurant and it seems that a lot business people come here to eat. Never got treated differently or anything.

1  Thank dallylta2
The namesake tower of Montparnasse dominates over the
landscape but the fun part is the throbbing life that
goes on below it. Bright lights, busy cinemas,
brasseries and diners encompass hidden museums and
parks to entertain the masses. Long avenues lead away
from the tower to take you to unsuspecting places and
historical monuments and treasures. In between lie
adorable ivy-covered houses with beams and small
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 14 - US$ 47
French, Bar, European, Pub, Contemporary
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 2:00 AM
10:00 AM - 2:00 AM
10:00 AM - 2:00 AM
10:00 AM - 2:00 AM
10:00 AM - 2:00 AM
10:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 31 B rue de la Gaite, 75014 Paris, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Ile-de-France  >  Paris>  > Montparnasse
  • Neighbourhood: Montparnasse
  • Phone Number: +33 1 43 20 68 59
Opened since 2002 at the heart of the district Montparnasse, Backstage Cafe became the major restaurant of gaite street , the Mecca of the theatrical culture. In an atmosphere cosy with a magnificent lounge decoration, and an immense glazed facade which can open on a terrace, you can taste a good revisited traditional cooking with fresh products. Backstage Cafe is the good address for a lunch (lunch set menu 16€) or a quality dinner with a selection of owners' wines or simply to taste some cocktails with friends.
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