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Cafe Central

) #2,431 of 14,519 Restaurants in Paris ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ French, Cafe, European
40 rue Cler, 75007 Paris, France
+33 1 47 05 00 53
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good41%
  • Average14%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible11%
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“burger” (43 reviews)
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French, Cafe, European, Vegetarian Friendly
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40 rue Cler, 75007 Paris, France
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

We had a bit of time to kill before our train and chose this cafe at random, expecting mediocre food. It was a very pleasant surprise! My salmon, lettuce, and tomato sandwich was outstanding, and the fries were excellent.

Thank Megan L
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Really wasn't expecting the incredible experience - walked from hotel and 6 of us enjoyed an amazing meal with wonderful service- I'd say order anything - from the croque madam to the the chicken paillard and all the deserts. Truly a great meal and wonderful...More

Thank Neil C
Reviewed 1 week ago

The food is very good. Restaurant location is great, specially if you sit outside on this pedestrian street, just to watch people walking by. The service could be better. Waiters do not seem to care. My bill was incorrect.!

Thank vilar30
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were directed to Rue Cler by our guide and given a different restaurant recommendation. She said anything close to the Eiffel Tower will be touristy but Rue Cler at least gets you a decent distance away. She was right. There were definitely some tourists...More

Thank MDTraveler72
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This is a lively cafe with bustling service and a varied menu. We stayed 6 nights at a hotel in the 7th and had dinner here three times. The third time was to return for the salmon burger we had the first time which was...More

Thank Scootoir
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Yes, this is a French restaurant; however, they got a great spaghetti Bolognese. Check out the picture. It's super delicious. On a hot summer evening a carafe of rose wine cold and refreshing was perfect. The French bread is fresh, and they cut I love...More

Thank PilotMichael
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Was close to our hotel on a street lined with cafes. But the food and service were so good that we ate here several times (and we usually try not to repeat restaurants!). Their escargot were great and we also loved their hamburgers, much better...More

Thank In4itt
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The prices were were the only thing that impressed me. Extremely overpriced - a tourist trap in definition. Pizza: undercooked and soggy in the middle, tuna: overcooked, steak: really poor quality. Get this, each shot of vodka in my wife's vodka coke was 12 euros...More

Thank cdrmoore
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

On our first day in Paris we went to this restaurant for lunch. It was a very hot day so we sat outside. I ordered a salad with warm goat cheese The mixed greens were so nice and the dressing like only in France you...More

Thank Jackie F
Reviewed 11 June 2017

We ate here twice during our recent trip to Paris. The staff was friendly and the food was very good albeit a bit pricey. On our first visit I had a Club BLT which was loaded with bacon, and the fries were so good! On...More

Thank Ray S
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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27 September 2015|
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Response from Svante B | Reviewed this property |
20-28 Euro for all main dishes. No childs menu. Hope this was helpful. S. Bostad
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Child-friendly
Open Hours
07:00 - 02:00
07:00 - 02:00
07:00 - 02:00
07:00 - 02:00
07:00 - 02:00
07:00 - 02:00
07:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 40 rue Cler, 75007 Paris, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Ile-de-France  >  Paris>  > Tour Eiffel / Invalides
  • Neighbourhood: Tour Eiffel / Invalides
  • Phone Number: +33 1 47 05 00 53
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