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Cafe Varenne

) #389 of 14,283 Restaurants in Paris ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ French, Cafe, European
36 rue de Varenne, 75007 Paris, France
+33 1 45 48 62 72
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good36%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“potatoes” (11 reviews)
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French, Cafe, European, Vegetarian Friendly
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36 rue de Varenne, 75007 Paris, France
Neighbourhood: Tour Eiffel / Invalides
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Reviews (361)
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

It was located next to our hotel so we decided to venture in it one early morning The cafe offers the regular breakfast selection but i thought it was a bit too expensive for what we got in terms of selection/quantity/taste Good spot if you...More

Thank crazybou
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We sat out on the patio on a sunny April day. Very friendly server who tolerated our poor French and was very attentive. I had the cod special and my friend had the duck special. Both were excellent as was the fruit tart we split...More

Thank buckeyechic312
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Paris is filled with fine neighborhood restaurants. One can go into virtually any brasserie on any block and have a satisfactory meal or better. One of the better ones is Cafe Varenne. We ate there in early April and went back two nights later we...More

Thank PuffTrog
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The second we arrived we were made to feel at home. The meals are generous and flavoursome. We were able to enjoy a lovely meal alongside many locals.

Thank nessyd
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

After a long overnight flight, hotel room not quite ready, a short walk took us here for a light snack and much needed coffee. Service and food was very good, location was excellent.

1  Thank Riskm
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

It's very rare that I rate a place a five. But I had a great tartare with home made fries and tasty wine. Add very fast and good service and I cannot rate this restaurant any differently. If I'm ever around again I'll for sure...More

Thank Feffeluring
Reviewed 14 April 2017

A perfect place for families to eat in Paris. Classic Parisian style. The food was very good and prices were fair. We recommend the skirt steak with shallot sauce and the warm goat cheese salad. My youngest son enjoyed the ravioli and French fries. The...More

Thank Jevenpaz
Reviewed 12 April 2017

We found this little gem on a walk around the area we were staying in. The staff was friendly and welcoming from the moment we walked in. The wine was great and the food was even better. We were offered menus in English which was...More

Thank kewlgolfer
Reviewed 4 April 2017 via mobile

Excellent service that provided both French and English menus for our convenience. We sampled the escargot and French onion soup appetizers; both delicious! Our daughter especially enjoyed the soup presentation with toast and cheese added at the table so the toast was not soggy. We...More

Thank KentuckyDerbyGirl270
Reviewed 29 March 2017 via mobile

From the minute we entered Sylvan, the owner, made us feel like family. We had dined here before and they remembered us. Kevin our waiter was excellent and the food so delicious! I had the lentil salad with poached egg. Yum. My partner had the...More

Thank Millpers123
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
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Bonny P
How is breakfast?
5 April 2017|
Response from Sally S | Reviewed this property |
We did not eat breakfast there. I'm not sure it's open for breakfast. At Hotel Pont Royal the breakfast is wonderful!
Rhoda S
Do you allow dogs on the outdoor pato?
4 June 2016|
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Response from Leftbanker | Reviewed this property |
I have seen dogs there but it is not really a patio. It is more a row of small table and seats each side. Rue de Bac is a busy place and your dog would have to be well behaved to avoid being trod on by pedestrians!
how can we make a reservation for january
31 December 2014|
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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, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly
Open Hours
07:30 - 22:30
07:30 - 22:30
07:30 - 22:30
07:30 - 22:30
07:30 - 22:30
09:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 36 rue de Varenne, 75007 Paris, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Ile-de-France  >  Paris>  > Tour Eiffel / Invalides
  • Neighbourhood: Tour Eiffel / Invalides
  • Phone Number: +33 1 45 48 62 72
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