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Cafe Sud

) #655 of 14,450 Restaurants in Paris ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ French, European, Vegetarian Friendly
12 rue de Castellane, 75008 Paris, France
+33 1 42 65 90 52
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good38%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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French, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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12 rue de Castellane, 75008 Paris, France
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Reviews (244)
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1 - 10 of 102 reviews

Reviewed 4 days ago

This is my third or fourth time eating in Cafe Sud in that many years, but first time I was there for lunch. Food was fantastic and the meal was the best we had this week even considering dinner we had at one of Michelin...More

Thank Lina J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Food is fantastic! Jazz music unbelievably good. Owner was present. He was charming and very friendly to all the guests. No better way to start my visit in Paris!!

Thank gladz00
Reviewed 11 May 2017 via mobile

It was the only place in the neighbourhood where we could have some rest after a concert. Nice people they are! For they fed us with handmade sandwiches and some sophisticated sweets despite the fact that the kitchen had been already closed. Not a cheap...More

Thank Aleksei B
Jean Luc y, Gérant at Cafe Sud, responded to this reviewResponded 18 May 2017
Google Translation

Bonjour Mr Aleksei Nous vous remercions pour votre avis élogieux mais il semble que vous vous soyez trompé d'établissement. Café...More

Reviewed 22 April 2017

We happened upon this restaurant on a Friday when they have a jazz quartet playing live. The food was delicious and the atmosphere was great. It was good value for money.

Thank tdn1974
Reviewed 29 March 2017 via mobile

I had the goat cheese as a starter and the tuna as a main, the food was perfectly balanced, very tasty and delicate. I would definately recommend this restaurant.

Thank LenaMariann
Reviewed 17 March 2017

We worked up an appetite walking to, from and around the Rodin Museum, and just dropped in this place as we were off to the next spot. Several of us had steak and fries; the steak was not a quality cut of meat; full of...More

Thank CaliTexan22
Reviewed 16 March 2017

Good service. I usually end up paying about 40 euro. wine extra. some nights they have a small jazz band, a little too loud when you sit in certain areas. clean, good service.

Thank sierrakh
Reviewed 4 March 2017

Great service, small and cosy place, with low lighting. They have a big menu to choose from, we had both the fish and the lamb chops, both were very tasty. The menu is both English and French, they have a nice wine list as well....More

1  Thank kmiqdadi
Reviewed 10 February 2017 via mobile

Food was superb n absolutely delicious. We had the white asparagus, scallops, duck leg confit, lamb rack n choc fondant. Every dish looked so pretty. We went there to celebrate our anniversary of our chance meeting in Paris 4 years ago. Another lovely memory added...More

Thank Divinus2
Reviewed 6 February 2017

One of the best meals we had on our vacation. Had the scallops and a couple of fillet dishes, everything tasted great. Service was good. Recommended.

Thank wlopez09
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We are returning to Paris again this August and would look forward to another wonderful meal at Cafe Sud. When will you be closed for holidays so we can plan around that? We missed you last year. Merci!
16 March 2017|
Response from Jean Luc y | Property representative |
Hello Thank you for choosing cafesud restaurant we 'll be closed between 13th to 18th august Best regards Cafesud Manager
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Jean T
Is there a dress code?
30 December 2016|
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Response from bryan a | Reviewed this property |
Matts answer is correct, French Bistro relaxed and casual Bryan
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 37 - US$ 223
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12 rue de Castellane, 75008 Paris, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Ile-de-France  >  Paris
  • Phone Number: +33 1 42 65 90 52
  • E-mail
Your culinary journey starts while seating at your table in a refined and intimate atmosphere. The décor elegantly features soothing colours punctuated by shelves and antique books, which provide added character to the venue. Chef, previously working at the Vivarois, shares his culinary expertise through innovative, tasteful and light combinations- for a gastronomic rewarding experience You will indulge with an inventive and contemporary cuisine consisting of a selection of classic dishes subtly updated through spicy accents. Wine lovers will enjoy intense fragrances and tastes featured in the generous wine list.
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