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Brasserie de l'Isle Saint Louis

) #10,206 of 14,518 Restaurants in Paris ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ French, , European
55 quai de Bourbon, 75004 Paris, France
+33 1 43 54 02 59
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  • Excellent20%
  • Very good39%
  • Average14%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible16%
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“cassoulet” (48 reviews)
“onion tart” (8 reviews)
“steak frites” (5 reviews)
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55 quai de Bourbon, 75004 Paris, France
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1 - 10 of 237 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It is fine to stop for a drink or a meal and it is well located. The service was good when we went. The waiter was helpful with my son's request. I have the hamburger with a fried egg, my son the same without the...More

Thank Ang427
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Apparently one of the older brasseries in Paris, located at the western tip of Ile Saint Louis. Good location with open views close to the Seine and the pedestrianized Pont St.Louis. We stopped here for an afternoon drink, had a Mützig beer and a coke...More

Thank weberwest
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I rarely write comments but this time I had too! I'm french living in Paris but I will write in english because I know that most people who will enter this restaurant will be tourist. Please stay away from this place. I'm a professional chef...More

Thank Stef G
Reviewed 28 May 2017

After a wonderful, but hot and sultry day wandering the streets of Paris, we stopped here for a well deserved beer. After waiting 20 minutes for service whilst the waiters stood around looking cranky and avoiding eye-contact, we left. We bought beers at a fraction...More

Thank Philip J
Reviewed 15 May 2017

My wife and I ate here recently and enjoyed a dinner on the sidewalk overlooking the back of Notre Dame. The cheese plate was good as was the wine, and my wife loved her Sole, but I got the German sausage platter with sauerkraut and...More

Thank Steve J
Reviewed 20 April 2017

Unfortunately when we ask ice-cream, we expelled by waiters from the "La Brasserie de l'Isle Saint-Louis, 55 Quai de Bourbon." Administrator of the La Brasserie de l'Isle Saint-Louis should be punished immediately. They do not worthy of Paris.

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Reviewed 10 April 2017 via mobile

My family and I visited this restaurant for lunch. Easily the worst meal we ate in Paris. The menu is expensive for below average food. I paid over 20 euros for a "steak" which looked and tasted like the worst hamburger beef patty I've ever...More

3  Thank smit_joe
Reviewed 20 March 2017

This is a nice, sunny, sidewalk cafe near Notre Dame Cathedral. I had the omelet fromage. A grandfather and grandson were playing accordion at the end of the bridge. The world passed gracefully by. It was a nice experience.

Thank ATrav64
Reviewed 10 March 2017

I have been invited by Parisians in this typical brasserie, serving very nice food, cooked to perfection. As the owner said, everything comes fresh and from various producers. And this is understandable when you taste the various plates. The service is professional and friendly and...More

Thank Alexander K
Reviewed 5 March 2017

We stopped in for a very early dinner after a tour of Notre Dame. We speak no French, and the staff spoke almost no English, but they brought us an English menu and we got through with pointing and smiles. My husband ordered the plate...More

1  Thank hereswhatsgoing
Ile de la Cite / Ile Saint-Louis
Two islands sit in the middle of the Seine at the very
heart of Paris. The more majestic one, Ile de la Cité,
sparkles with history. This is the birthplace of
Paris, the home of the Gothic Sainte-Chapelle, and the
site of the prison where Marie Antoinette was held
before her execution. Tourists flock to see the iconic
Notre Dame and the beautiful bridges that straddle the
Seine. Ile Saint-Louis, the more provincial island,
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Saskia B
9 March 2017|
Response from brasserieisl | Property representative |
Hi Saskia, I remenber you very well . I am Still at thé brasserie . Philipp lives in Thaïlande and David Robinson lives in England since 2005 and I dont havé any News . Bic kisses from Paris Marc
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 20 - US$ 65
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Bar Scene
Open Hours
12:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 55 quai de Bourbon, 75004 Paris, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Ile-de-France  >  Paris>  > Ile de la Cite / Ile Saint-Louis
  • Neighbourhood: Ile de la Cite / Ile Saint-Louis
  • Phone Number: +33 1 43 54 02 59
The Brasserie was established in 1870 and has been serving continuously since. It has become a Paris tradition, for Parisians and other friends from all over the world. The decor has been kept and the traditional french food is authentic and home made with only fresh products. Located in the most romantic and beautiful area, on the small island by Notre Dame right in the heart of the old Paris. The Brasserie will welcome you in a warm and cosy Parisian atmosphere in winter, while in summer you will enjoy a drink or a meal as well as the island's famous Berthillon ice cream on the terrace with its magnificent view of Paris. We serve from noon to 11pm (close on Wednesdays) and we do not take reservations so come whenever you want. We hope that you will enjoy our restaurant and we hope to see you soon.
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