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Les Philosophes

28 rue Vieille du Temple, 75004 Paris, France
+33 1 48 87 49 64
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  • Excellent36%
  • Very good45%
  • Average12%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“onion soup” (72 reviews)
“tarte tatin” (14 reviews)
Closes in 26 min
French, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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28 rue Vieille du Temple, 75004 Paris, France
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

My wife and I spent two weeks in Paris recently. We had read about this restaurant but had never eaten there during previous trips, so we tried it once. If is a crowded place with lots of energy and the service is fast paced. The...More

Thank Bob B
Reviewed 3 days ago

The restaurant serves very tasty French cuisine at reasonable prices, the waitress spoke high-level English, I liked the onion soup which was in a classic French style like onion soup should be and I ordered a duck leg which was really delicious. I highly recommend...More

Thank Ami6515
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Classic French restaurant. I enjoyed the monk fish. Also tasted the cod in curry sauce which was very nice. Service was excellent.

Thank MVP1980
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This may not be the place you go for a dinner. But for lunch it's a great place with superb food and service. Try their Onionsoup.

Thank tottelisa
Reviewed 1 week ago

Very decent priced food, and the food was very good. Both the meats and vegetarian options. Busy, small restaurant so the noise level is a bit high, but that comes with the experience. We had the place recommended by local friends, which added to the...More

Thank Magnus G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I’ve been going to Les Philosophes quite often over the years. Every single time I come I get the same experience - whether when it comes to the quality of the food, its presentation or the service. You can’t go wrong with their stake tartare...More

Thank Tieres
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The environment was the driver for this place. We stopped by without a reservation and they were very accommodating by squeezing us in between an already packed house. The service at all tables was not spectacular, but that was likely due to how busy it...More

Thank Adam P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We stayed at the Caron de Beaumarchais hotel-- a very short stroll from Les Philosophes and could never get in there for dinner but we did have two breakfasts there. The waiters are friendly and fun and the scrambled eggs are delicious. The hot chocolate...More

Thank fromNewJersey
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is typically French, efficient, good ingredients, not frozen from the food suppliers. we thought the food was delicious, we were not rushed and we did not wait. Onion Soup particularly good. Also fish specials. Great location in the Marais

Thank suttercreek
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Sitting at the terrace looking people coming and going makes the experience even better. A vrai brasserie française has all the typical plates at a fair price. Try the tarte tartin!

Thank MartaS2010
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12 June 2016|
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Response from Restorateurlibre | Property representative |
Monroe, Better leave your booking on their web side, they reply quickly. All the best
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21 August 2015|
Response from Moville047 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, . As a non smoker I have no idea. Anywhere in the street I should think.
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Response from Gary0126 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, got this too late. But they're right. Make a reservation. But they get crowded and you might wait anyway!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 2:00 AM
9:00 AM - 2:00 AM
9:00 AM - 2:00 AM
9:00 AM - 2:00 AM
9:00 AM - 2:00 AM
9:00 AM - 2:00 AM
9:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 28 rue Vieille du Temple, 75004 Paris, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Ile-de-France  >  Paris>  > Le Marais
  • Neighbourhood: Le Marais
  • Phone Number: +33 1 48 87 49 64
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