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Chez Jenny

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Le Marais
French, European, Gastropub
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39 boulevard du Temple, 75003 Paris, France
+33 1 44 54 39 00
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12:00 - 01:00
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Sun - Sat 12:00 - 01:00
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Cleethorpes, United Kingdom
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16 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Service was excellent, accommodating us despite the fact we hadn't booked and were between lunch and dinner. Menu choice is classic French, you can book upstairs rooms for meetings / groups / parties etc. The Moules frites were perfectly cooked with very few wasted mussels and generous portions. illes flottantes like fluffy clouds. Seemed a genuinely friendly place with classic... More 

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Braga, Portugal
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53 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very nice restaurant for me it was a nice surprise. A very nice french atmosphere with great flavours and nice french cousine. Very beautiful restaurant also noce staff.

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Thank pedrooliveira805
New York City, New York
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21 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The restaurant is quite large and preserves all the charm of the thirties (it opened in 1932!). We visited on a Friday night and it was practically full. The tables are very close to each other, so it is quite easy to engage in conversation with your neighbors. Jenny offers a "formule": entrée + plat, ou plat + dessert, at... More 

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Thank Violeta1860
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55 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Wonderful period dining room that was pretty full on a Thursday lunchtime. Great shellfish to start and flavoursome French onion soup. The mixed fish casserole was hearty and filing. Visited this place 20 years ago and it's still great

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Thank colin s
Frankfurt, Germany
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92 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

You can have some nice French delicatessen and many special French kitchen things, I have been several times there. I can't say is top but is nice to go there...

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Maryland
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2 reviews
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

We ended up at Chez Jenny on Christmas Eve because when we were calling around for reservations it was the only place that had a table for us. As it turns out, on our walk there we saw that there were plenty of places open to eat. No matter, we had a nice dinner there. No complaints. The server was... More 

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Nairobi, Nairobi, Kenya
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33 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2016

Loved everything about this place. From the enthusiastic greeting we received upon entering, to the decor and, most importantly, the food. The quiche starter was one of the best I have ever eaten. My wife's sea bass was perfectly cooked with a spectacular beurre blanc. The Chez Jenny choucroute for one was enough to feed a small army, but delicious... More 

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
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14 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 December 2016 via mobile

On a busy, rainy November evening, this landmark restaurant was bustling. Still, they took a reservation for one, and diligently attended to me when I arrived to seat me as quickly as they could. And quite comfortably I would add, arranged on a banquette between other groups of 2 and 3, there was plenty of room, and the small table... More 

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Paris, France
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500 reviews
232 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 177 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 December 2016 via mobile

Large restaurant which can cater for groups. They serve classic brasserie food: choucroute and seafood. Quality is OK but not spectacular, service can get a bit slow if it is very crowded. Convenient upstairs for large groups.

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Paris
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53 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 47 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 November 2016 via mobile

We booked this restaurant for 2 pax. When we arrived, we waited for 5 min standing without anyone paying attention to our presence. A grunting waiter arrived and he barely said "hello"... I told him that we booked with "TheFork" and he asked us to wait. While waiting, a waiter had an argument with another customer in the queue. We... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
French, European, Gastropub
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 01:00
Monday
12:00 - 01:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 01:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 01:00
Thursday
12:00 - 01:00
Friday
12:00 - 01:00
Saturday
12:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 39 boulevard du Temple, 75003 Paris, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Ile-de-France  >  Paris>  > Le Marais
  • Neighbourhood: Le Marais
  • Phone Number: +33 1 44 54 39 00
Description
This 1930s-style brasserie, symbol of the Place de la Republique, has honoured Alsace and its gastronomic specialities for the past 80 years, serving sauerkraut prepared according to a host of recipes, as well as other delicious regional specialities, including flammenkuche tarts, apple strudel, Vosges meringue and kougof cake. Charles Spindler designed its famous marquetry, which contributes to its being one of the most beautiful brasseries in Paris--This 1930s-style brasserie, symbol of the Place de la Republique, has honoured Alsace and its gastronomic specialities for the past 80 years, serving sauerkraut prepared according to a host of recipes, as well as other delicious regional specialities, including flammenkuche tarts, apple strudel, Vosges meringue and kougof cake. Charles Spindler designed its famous marquetry, which contributes to its being one of the most beautiful brasseries in Paris

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Le Marais
The Marais is a winding maze of multi-faceted streets that beg to be explored. It bursts with small boutiques, historic buildings, cozy traditional restaurants, and hidden parks. Around each corner, you'll come across little gems of architecture spanning the centuries, from understated medieval towers to classical libraries and 17th century splendour. This neighbourhood unites a rich mix of people of all ages, but it's best known for the gay scene mostly in the south and the Jewish community around Rue des Rosiers.
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