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Chez Lena et Mimile

#3,694 of 14,616 Restaurants in Paris}
₹₹ - ₹₹₹French, European
Mouffetard 32 rue Tournefort, 75005 Paris, France
+33 1 47 07 72 47
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  • Excellent26%
  • Very good38%
  • Average17%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible7%
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Mouffetard 32 rue Tournefort, 75005 Paris, France
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Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

Walking down the street near by we were attracted by a lovely terrasse just above a small park. The restaurant was busy but we got a table. Great food, nice service. The choice or dishes and wine was great. Very casual traditional french food with...More

Thank E F
Reviewed 3 June 2017

My cousin who lives in Paris took us to this place as I asked for a nice restaurant away from the crowds and noise. The service was excellent, the food was good and the view is the best part. The first time we have ever...More

Thank Maverick186
Reviewed 5 April 2017

Not sure why this restaurant seems so controversial and reviews all over the map. We walked in without a reservation for a late lunch. Terrace was not in use because rain threatened. We got the last table inside......actually a very pleasant little booth with sun...More

Thank msaioli
Reviewed 31 March 2017

Invited here by friends for Sunday lunch, we saw the mixed TA reviews and wondered what we would find! However, we got lucky with the late March weather and dined on their south-facing terrace in the spring sunshine. No ‘view’ but very pleasant with very...More

Thank ilaj99
Reviewed 13 October 2016

Run as fast as you can away from this restaurant! The first time I left because they're so rude I couldn't believe it! The only rude people in Paris I met. I lived around the corner and then tried it again! Yuck the food was...More

1  Thank Diana M
Reviewed 14 August 2016

This restaurant is just off the Rue Mouffetard and has a set up with a small square in front of it and its patio located essentially a floor above street level. It has a nice wine list and its food is a solid selection of...More

Thank SAGadbois
Reviewed 9 August 2016

Despite having reserved a table and had confirmation and a reminder of our booking, the restaurant had no trace of it. They found us a table but with no apology or good grace. The service was appalling. When we eventually managed to get a carafe...More

1  Thank Louise W
Reviewed 29 June 2016 via mobile

What a lovely surprise in Paris, a great location with a lovely view A set menu including a bottle of wine for very good value. The food was amazing. I do not speak a lot of French so it was interesting to see what came...More

Thank Duckamilton
Reviewed 19 April 2016

After the first four days of a nine day visit to Paris revisiting old favorite restaurants, we began trying new ones. Today was another find but with two provisos. It was Chez Lena et Mimile. It is a Basque restaurant but while the wine selction...More

Thank Pjk
Reviewed 2 September 2015

Service here was brusque and not friendly, despite speaking French. Food was mixed: excellent foie gras but a disappointing combination of mushroom soup and bland 68 degree egg on toast. House bread was not fresh which is a shame in an area of Paris stuffed...More

Thank Domirwin
Quartier Latin
The Latin Quarter bursts with intellectual life,
architectural splendour and ongoing merriment. The
small streets are filled with classical buildings,
student bars and lively eateries while the squares are
dominated by historic monuments. The area is defined
by the 800-year-old Sorbonne University, where Latin
once prevailed, and is famous for the Pantheon which
celebrates the great men and women of France. During
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 14:00
19:00 - 22:30
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Mouffetard 32 rue Tournefort, 75005 Paris, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Ile-de-France  >  Paris>  > Quartier Latin
  • Neighbourhood: Quartier Latin
  • Phone Number: +33 1 47 07 72 47
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