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Le Cox

15 rue des Archives, 75004 Paris, France
4272 0800
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Always busy

I've read a few other reviews about the staff being rude - i'm British so dont always get the... read more

Reviewed 16 August 2017
Manchester, United Kingdom
So rude!

Never had such a bad treating in Paris. They didn't allow us 'cause we were women. Security pushed... read more

Reviewed 15 August 2017
Camilla D
via mobile
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This popular gay bar is often crowded and noisy.
  • Excellent26%
  • Very good19%
  • Average16%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible32%
16 Aug 2017
“Always busy”
14 Aug 2017
“So rude!”
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Hours Today: 5:30 PM - 2:00 AM
15 rue des Archives, 75004 Paris, France
Le Marais
4272 0800
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Reviewed 16 August 2017

I've read a few other reviews about the staff being rude - i'm British so dont always get the nicest welcome but I have to say the bar staff were very friendly. Served by a tall bearded chap who appeared to be the boss -...More

1  Thank LadyMooMcr
Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

Never had such a bad treating in Paris. They didn't allow us 'cause we were women. Security pushed me and was rude.

2  Thank Camilla D
Reviewed 15 May 2017

So we were there in the late afternoon for a couple of drinks before dinner. Loved the decor, which according to their Facebook page changes theme every now and then. In terms of crowd, you're looking at a bearded, median aged crowd... similar to what...More

1  Thank Cain C
Reviewed 14 May 2017

Arrived after midnight on Saturday, everyone was outside while the inside was empty. Bartender was not all that friendly. Nothing was happening.

1  Thank AbsolutWallStreet
Reviewed 4 April 2017 via mobile

Just walked into Le Cox in Le Marais to dance and have a drink; was told to go around the corner to a lesbian bar. "No, we want to dance here." An aggressive man continued to tell us we weren't welcome, telling us "only men...More

4  Thank JessicaDear
Reviewed 21 November 2016

I come here once a year, I love this place. It very friendly staff and nice red building. You can sit on the bar stool or stand inside or outside. I be back next year thanks,

Thank rajesh4cat
Reviewed 1 August 2016

All of the other gay bars in the area were so fun and very welcoming of me and my partner. That being said, we arrived at Le Cox and were immediately told to leave because we weren't men. I guess if you can afford to...More

3  Thank Emily D
Reviewed 6 July 2016 via mobile

i just came there to take a beer and had a really good time for two hours or so. i'm kind of a shy guy and not very talkative. all of a sudden people came up to me and we had really good conversations and...More

2  Thank marcopeltola907
Reviewed 2 March 2016

Such a buzz inside and outside this bar. Great DJs, and the bar staff are up there with the fastest servers in the world! I was in awe watching them work. A very friendly atmosphere, and I'll definitely be going back when I next visit...More

1  Thank BobbyDhani
Reviewed 15 December 2015

Very unpleasant doormen and bartenders. There are better bars to visit in le Marais without the attitude. I hated it, without doubt the worst bar in the area, luckily there are much better bars nearby.

1  Thank Freddie W
Le Marais
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restaurants, and hidden parks. Around each corner,
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spanning the centuries, from understated medieval
towers to classical libraries and 17th century
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