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Cafe Central

40 rue Cler, 75007 Paris, France
+33 1 47 05 00 53
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  • Excellent25%
  • Very good41%
  • Average14%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible11%
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“scallop risotto” (10 reviews)
“burger” (43 reviews)
“eggs benedict” (11 reviews)
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French, Cafe, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
40 rue Cler, 75007 Paris, France
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Busy (always busy!) restaurant on Rue Cler. It is popular with tourists but since it's pretty much in the centre of Rue Cler, the people watching is excellent. I think it's one of the best restaurants on the street. You must try the slow-cooked lamb....More

Thank vulpecula
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Good place to drink some wine with friends, but nothing special, there were many better places in Paris. This place is not very good for having a conversation, as it is very loud.

Thank Elvina M
Reviewed 4 May 2018 via mobile

Although I know French are not great for service and or cocktails it is disappointing to see that a simple Negroni cant be made properly, crushed Ice and soda are not supposed to be there, if at least the crushed ice was truly crushed it...More

Thank Bachko
Reviewed 7 April 2018 via mobile

This restaurant was right across the street from our hotel. The staff was courteous and the food was very good and reasonably priced. My husband enjoyed the duck confit and I had a chicken Caesar salad.

Thank Lynn H
Reviewed 19 March 2018

We stopped here for lunch while exploring Rue Cler and were happy with our choice. The Maitre'D was exceptionally hard working and so was the waitstaff. The food was very good too, particularly the Burger which was quite large. We chose to sit outside, which...More

Thank mbaumgartl
Reviewed 18 March 2018 via mobile

Used to be a regular since the place is right down my house... until the time i found a piece of glass in my steak tartare, after eating half of it! The manager didnt even bother to say sorry, he told me “we have no...More

Thank christelle a
Reviewed 8 March 2018

We spent our last night in Paris at Cafe Central for a late dinner. We were a party of 7 including 2 kids and did not want to sit outside where they allow smoking. The waiter and a gentleman who appeared to be the manager...More

Thank keroppiNyc
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

Great food!! Perfect! You must try!! We visited 2 times, and will come back tomorrow too, No mistake

Thank Yana G
Reviewed 2 March 2018

We chose this restaurant while browsing Rue Cler. It looked appealing, but that is their only good quality. There were locals having lunch also, but I think they are served "real" food. The service was fine but the food was overpriced and awful. We had...More

Thank Double64Double
Reviewed 4 February 2018 via mobile

57 plus tip for sandwich, Omelette and 4 coffees. While there was nothing wrong with the service or the food this was way overpriced for what it was.

Thank J M
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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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27 September 2015|
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Response from Svante B | Reviewed this property |
20-28 Euro for all main dishes. No childs menu. Hope this was helpful. S. Bostad
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 2:00 AM
7:00 AM - 2:00 AM
7:00 AM - 2:00 AM
7:00 AM - 2:00 AM
7:00 AM - 2:00 AM
7:00 AM - 2:00 AM
7:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 40 rue Cler, 75007 Paris, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Ile-de-France  >  Paris>  > Tour Eiffel / Invalides
  • Neighbourhood: Tour Eiffel / Invalides
  • Phone Number: +33 1 47 05 00 53
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