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La Fontaine de Mars

Tour Eiffel 129 rue Saint Dominique, 75007 Paris, France
+33 1 47 05 46 44
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good29%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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7:30 PM - 11:00 PM Hours
French, European, Vegetarian Friendly
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Tour Eiffel 129 rue Saint Dominique, 75007 Paris, France
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A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Invited by a freind because président Obama dined here. Professional service, warm ambience, friendly waiters perfect steaks great desserts overall excellent experience.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We happened to be walking around the neighborhood searching for a restaurant for a late dinner when we stumbled across this place. When we consulted our tripadvisor guide, the first thing that came up was the fact that the Obamas dined here which suggested that...More

Thank timnano
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were back! For the third, we visited La Fontaine du Mars. OUTSTANDING! It has a limited, but interesting menu. I always try the specials -- especially the seafood. The wine list is beyond description. The service is incredible. I must confess that we made...More

Thank smitty237
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I used to go to La Fontaine de Mars quite a bit, but I haven’t been a regular for about 15 years. In between times I’ve been sending people along, saying that the food is great, the service is lovely, and, yes, that’s where presidents...More

1  Thank DenmarkAir
Reviewed 11 March 2018 via mobile

We turned up without a reservation on a Sunday at 2pm. The Maitre D greeted us warmly and showed us to our table. The oysters were superb, the oeufs madiran a delicious speciality. The staff were fabulous. Would not hesitate to go back and the...More

Thank Alliwilt
Reviewed 11 March 2018 via mobile

We went to La Fontaine de Mars on our final day in Paris and was our favourite meal of the trip! The dauphinoise are to die for and highly recommend the house red - great value for money. Our waitress also spoke perfect English, was...More

Thank Perk89
Reviewed 9 March 2018

A nice place very Parisian and American. Few years ago President Obama had diner in that restaurant, since then the restaurant became very very popular. You always need a reservation. Don't eat upstair, too hot and a little bit sad

Thank EricMarc88
Reviewed 27 February 2018

We walked in with minimal hope to get a table but luckily got the last one on the second floor by the window, a perfect place. It was a quite tiny place and you have to squeeze yourself into a small seat and tables, and...More

Thank Viet T
Reviewed 10 February 2018

Fontaine de Mars is an excellent place for classic French cuisine and you don't have to be Barack Obama (who ate here) to receive or appreciate the attention from the wonderful Christiane and her first class team. I go every time I go to Paris...More

2  Thank TheBigant
Reviewed 10 February 2018 via mobile

We had a family’s diner at this restaurant and everything was very good. It is an authentic traditional French restaurant starting from the decoration, the choice of food and the way of serving clients. The ambience is very warm, the decoration is not pretentious at...More

1  Thank RJA65
Tour Eiffel / Invalides
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area boasts the Musée D’Orsay, the tomb of Napoleon,
the National Parliament and UNESCO, as well as
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ben s
20 April 2018|
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Response from CountryDude3 | Reviewed this property |
Yes, I would highly recommend reserving a table ahead of time!
17 March 2018|
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Response from Lots66 | Reviewed this property |
Not really but there are a few bars along the Rue St Dominique
30 December 2017|
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Response from WellTraveledChicago | Reviewed this property |
You need to contact the restaurant directly. It's a great place to celebrate!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
7:15 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
7:30 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
7:30 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
7:30 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
7:30 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
7:30 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
7:30 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Tour Eiffel 129 rue Saint Dominique, 75007 Paris, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Ile-de-France  >  Paris>  > Tour Eiffel / Invalides
  • Neighbourhood: Tour Eiffel / Invalides
  • Phone Number: +33 1 47 05 46 44
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