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Le Cafe de Lyon

27 rue de Lyon, 75012 Paris, France
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  • Excellent15%
  • Very good20%
  • Average29%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible23%
6 Sep 2017
“Great for breakfast and near the station.”
27 Dec 2016
“degueulasse disgusting fuyez run away”
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Bar, European, French, Cafe
27 rue de Lyon, 75012 Paris, France
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Reviewed 7 September 2017

A traditional corner Café where you can get fresh croissants, good coffee and eggs as well for a very reasonable price early in the morning. Half the price of hotel breakfasts.......

Thank 887bagpuss
Reviewed 27 December 2016

Food and coffee horrible from a to z; unedible, I have not touched it. I was worried for my health. Needs a visit from the hygiene inspectors.

Thank DJProfessor
Reviewed 2 September 2016 via mobile

We were 5 and we all loved the food. Good prices, good food and great service. Simple place with good people watching. You won't regret it.

Thank Cristina C
Reviewed 2 September 2016 via mobile

I really enjoyed my meal and I have absolutely nothing to complain. I've ordered due de poison and I really loved it ! Beside that the prices are way lower than the other places . I assume it's a family business and the owners were...More

Thank Diana L
Reviewed 2 September 2016 via mobile

Very good food, good prices and fast servind. Oldschool my family says. Lovely place. A place i would return to if i will travel to Paris again.

Thank Maria C
Reviewed 30 August 2016

Wonderful restaurant next to Moulin Rouge offering marvellous and traditional french dishes. Zabojad enjoyed its visit to Café de Lyon while working in Paris a full set of and breathe of France with anice service.Happy Sharing Happy Inside

Thank frederic s
Reviewed 25 May 2016 via mobile

Having been to quite a few Paris bars, eateries, I would rate this just below average. Basic pub food, with average service. My lasagna looked and tasted like a sara lee microwave job. The hamburger was ok. Very cheap quality wine glassware for the very...More

Thank Marc D
Reviewed 1 May 2016 via mobile

On my first morning in Paris and staying near Gare de Lyon I stumbled across this little cafe while in dire need of a coffee. Many of the surrounding cafe's did not feel approachable with banks of smokers along their fronts so ducked into this...More

Thank Sunshine1613
Reviewed 21 April 2016

The food is fine and the service is good. Basic French café with good food. Not a lot of charm, but reasonable prices.

Thank Sandra D
Reviewed 6 September 2015

Good location on Rue De Lyon about two blocks from the train station. I has a nice dinner of lamb shank with garlic potatoes. Service was nice and was an overall good experience

Thank Biztravr
Bercy / Nation
Nestled between the Seine, Bastille, and Père Lachaise
lies a peaceful side of town where wide avenues and
impressive buildings accompany green spaces and small
parks. Landscaped havens are plentiful, from the Bercy
Park to La Coulée Verte and most impressively the Bois
de Vincennes, which even contains a medieval castle on
its doorstep. For an escape from the masses head to
this calming neighbourhood where real Parisians make
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Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Outdoor Seating
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  • Address: 27 rue de Lyon, 75012 Paris, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Ile-de-France  >  Paris>  > Bercy / Nation
  • Neighbourhood: Bercy / Nation
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