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Au General Lafayette
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Ranked #4,467 of 18,591 Restaurants in Paris
Price range: US$ 10 - US$ 35
Cuisines: French
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Good for: Local cuisine
Dining options: Breakfast, After-hours, Dinner, Lunch, Outdoor Seating, Reservations
Neighbourhood: Opéra / Bourse
Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

Visited with a group of 15-20 people. Food was served quite quickly for that amount of people without prebooking the food. 4/5

The fish was quite good but the rice was dry. As if it’s been waiting to be served for quite a while.
3/5

Service was very good and our waitor was working her but of to serve us. 5/5


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Aurélie C, Responsable relations publiques at Au General Lafayette, responded to this reviewResponded 10 December 2017

Thank you for your advice and sorry for the rice. We take your advice and we will be perfect next time :-). Best regards.

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Reviewed 11 October 2017

Good place for quick business lunch and lovely drinks. This cafe is based in the heart of the Paris, Rue la Lafayette. I'm always coming back there and I can highly recommend!

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Aurélie C, Responsable relations publiques at Au General Lafayette, responded to this reviewResponded 10 December 2017

Thank you very much dear IgaCartier! We hope to see you soon again ! Best regards

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Reviewed 10 September 2017 via mobile

We stumbled upon this restaurant having missed the breakfast slot we entered and were offered the lunch menu. Croque Monsieur was so tasty, lovely side salad really complimented the rich cheese. My husband got the burger and with every bite he murmured about how tasty it was. Loved the decor, lady serving us was polite, prompt and friendly. If you're in this beautiful part of Paris it's worth a visit.

Thank Clare L
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Reviewed 28 August 2017 via mobile

We visited on a warm Monday night, the brasserie had a few tables occupied but we got to choose a table we liked.

We both had the fillet of beef with pepper sauce which were cooked perfectly and accompanied with delicious garlic potatoes. For dessert we shared the tart citron and creme brulee which were lovely.

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Reviewed 12 August 2017 via mobile

I visited here late Sunday Evening, around 9pm July 2, there were 3 small tables in already eating, a typical French brasserie style. No one on the floor, we wondered through and found a member of staff making up tables and asked for a table of 2, he sat us immediately next to a couple seated at the window.
We were so hungry and eager to order, however this was a huge problem as my friend sitting opposite me at the table was now literally touching shoulders with the man in the window!
We asked for another table, he pointed to one in the middle walkway..... Not acceptable as this is where customers enter and anticipated waiters would be brushing past.
So we asked nicely if we could budge up one to the next table that he had just set, the waiter snapped " it's for four persons" he was rude and disinterested as he snapped another white table cloth out to continue setting up tables.
We were so appalled by such behaviour, we decided to leave and spend our money in another venue with pleasant staff that know how to function in a restaurant.
Maybe we were treated bad because we are English!
There is absolutely zero customer service in here, with a very dull and I inviting atmosphere, so I would advise you to save your hard earned money and find a better bistro that deserves your custom.

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