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#21 of 325 Dessert in Paris
#475 of 14,928 Places to Eat in Paris
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4 Pl Trocadero Et du 11 Novembre | 25 Place des Vosges, 75116 Paris, France
+33 1 48 87 94 07
07:30 - 00:00
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Sat - Sun 07:30 - 00:00
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14 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

You know how you always want to find the "real local" place? It's not this. But it's close. And it's close to where you're going next, so no need to get off the beaten track. It's a great choice: sun, people, traffic, crowded, rosé, fresh, tasty salads.

Thank Juho J
Los Angeles, California
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

CARETTE Macaron is probably the best in Paris. We tried all their flavors and my favorite is the salted caramel and strawberry. Since our hotel was few steps away from this restaurant, we tried almost all their breakfast menu and hot chocolate. And after having a sip of their famous hot chocolate drink- especially on a cold rainy winter season,... More 

Thank DARNA2016
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15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My friend and I happened to stop here by chance and I'm sooooo glad we did. I am still dreaming about their warm vanilla milk.... it was the best drink I've ever had in my LIFE. Their desserts were delicious also. The next time I'm in Paris, this will be my first stop!!

Thank saelavie012
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14 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Coffee and Eclaire are good, but really expensive. Sitting outside in the sun, enjoying the view makes it almost worthwile.

Thank Rene R
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
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280 reviews
143 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 111 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

We stopped in here for a quick dessert and coffee. I thought my husband was going to die of happiness between the macaroons and eclairs. The coffee was great too. It was perfect before visiting the Eiffel Tower.

Thank CrystalAnn56
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9 reviews
Reviewed 14 February 2017

I was neutral to "hot chocolate" but tasting is something Else, they have the best hot chocolate ever, don't miss it. as for the staff, the majority is rude.

Thank Joz A
New York City, New York
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87 reviews
62 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 January 2017

I absolutely love Carette. I'd give anything for one of their delicious eclairs. The place is crowded but I would not trade this for anything else. We came for lunch and the food was pretty good. Perfect for after enjoying the Eiffel Tower.

Thank janet Y
Turin, Italy
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92 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
Reviewed 25 January 2017 via mobile

I transited in Paris during a business trip, I decided to go having breakfast in a place close to the Eiffel Tower. Carette was my decision due to the care of the details of that place. I had a very nice breakfast crepe and café. The crepe was really good and the café acceptable for France. I can suggest that... More 

Thank TheodorATW
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14 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 January 2017

A nice mix of locals and tourists, great for coffee and desserts but a very welcoming place for any time of the day really. Great service and elegant surroundings.

Thank Guido L
Montreal, Canada
2 reviews
Reviewed 18 January 2017 via mobile

Have a table on the terrace and enjoy every moment. Feel like a Parisienne. Incredible pastries, great coffee. Service and ambience have never failed me. Usually it's my first stop every time I'm in Paris. Don't miss their macaroons( Rose and raspberry) and chocolat chaud.

Thank Momo2020

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
French, Cafe, European, Vegetarian Friendly
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic, View, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
07:30 - 00:00
07:00 - 00:00
07:00 - 00:00
07:00 - 00:00
07:00 - 00:00
07:00 - 00:00
07:30 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4 Pl Trocadero Et du 11 Novembre | 25 Place des Vosges, 75116 Paris, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Ile-de-France  >  Paris>  > Trocadero
  • Neighbourhood: Trocadero
  • Phone Number: +33 1 48 87 94 07

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This is the neighbourhood of grand and impressive Haussmann-designed apartments and buildings. National museums overlook the Eiffel Tower and embassies fill the avenues and streets. Locals head to the butcher, florist, or bakery on their daily rounds amidst luxury and splendour, all with a view over Paris and its most famous tower. Snuggled in between the grand buildings are small art galleries and homes of historical significance. With a rich legacy from 19th century politics, art, and architecture, you can’t help but be reminded of the belle époque, the Universal Exhibitions and the nobility that have frequented and shaped these streets.
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