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Bistrot Vivienne

4 rue des Petits Champs, 75002 Paris, France
+33 1 49 27 00 50
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  • Excellent31%
  • Very good48%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible4%
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4 rue des Petits Champs, 75002 Paris, France
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Our hotel recommended this restaurant and it was just what we wanted our first evening in Paris. Great food - I had the smoked salmon with beans and blini and my husband had the veal with mashed potatos. Both of us were very happy with...More

Thank Pillerilla
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We walked past and it looked nice and comfy so we gave it a go, the waitress was very friendly and helpful spoke english once realised our french was limited. It was a winters night and there was an open fire, the whole design was...More

Thank Bruce C
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We stopped here for a coffee on a Saturday morning when hardly anywhere else in Galerie Vivienne was open. The waiter was very offhand and acted like we were an inconvenience.

Thank Anne F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Yeap. This is the real thing. When you enter the Bistrot Vivienne, you just go back in time. A classy, original, Parisian bistrot, a wonderful atmosphere get you some 100 years back. We had champagne and sweets there. Everything was exceptional. The staff were polite...More

Thank Andreas A
Reviewed 8 January 2018 via mobile

We enjoyed my birthday lunch here. We both liked our selections - shrimp for me and scallops for my husband. Service was also very good. The restaurant is located at the entrance to the Galleria.

Thank Diane K
Reviewed 6 January 2018 via mobile

I love gallérie Vivienne and i always to visit it once I am there but it was my first time eating here! Food is very good and impressively decorated! That was our best parisien bistrot lunch! Deeply recommend it!

Thank Giannisioannou72
Reviewed 1 January 2018 via mobile

I have to say we enjoyed a superb family dinner here on New Years Eve. We loved the Parisian ambiance of the restaurant. The staff were very attentive. The scotch beef was cooked to perfection and the cod with lentils was tender and tasty. The...More

Thank Kate H
Reviewed 31 December 2017 via mobile

We found this place on the classic recommended bistro’s in Paris divided by the most recommended by zone and this was in the 2nd arrondissement area. It is named after the famous shopping passage next to it that is famous for its beauty and the...More

Thank Clevlander
Reviewed 28 December 2017 via mobile

Charming decor, food and service was very average....lease favorite restaurant of the week. Would not recommend.

1  Thank Bob H
Reviewed 20 December 2017

The place is nice, very French, and quiet and the food was really good. Service was fine as well. We enjoyed our dinner.

1  Thank Seasondtraveller
Opera / Bourse
The neighbourhood around Opéra and Bourse is a belle
époque paradise of grand boulevards, refined arcades,
and mass-market art-nouveau entertainment. Here,
modern day workers continue to take advantage of the
legacy that nobility and finance left in the 19th
century. Brightly-lit brasseries, theatres, and
cinemas sit side by side with French bistros
predominating in one area and Japanese restaurants in
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Local cuisine
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 12:00 AM
8:00 AM - 12:00 AM
8:00 AM - 12:00 AM
8:00 AM - 12:00 AM
8:00 AM - 12:00 AM
8:00 AM - 12:00 AM
8:00 AM - 12:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4 rue des Petits Champs, 75002 Paris, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Ile-de-France  >  Paris>  > Opéra / Bourse
  • Neighbourhood: Opéra / Bourse
  • Phone Number: +33 1 49 27 00 50
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