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Le Coude Fou

12 rue du Bourg Tibourg, 75004 Paris, France
+33 1 42 77 15 16
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  • Excellent24%
  • Very good46%
  • Average17%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“duck burger” (5 reviews)
“pasta” (3 reviews)
“bread” (2 reviews)
Closes in 18 min
7:00 PM - 11:30 PM Hours
French, European
$$ - $$$
12 rue du Bourg Tibourg, 75004 Paris, France
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Reviewed 21 January 2018 via mobile

Nice looking and well laid out little restaurant. We booked ahead as there were a lot of us. Menu seemed to cater for a wide range of tastes. Was looking forward to try some tasty French dishes. Couldn’t have strayed further away from this. Variety...More

Thank Ross G
Reviewed 16 October 2017

I went there on Saturday for a drink. Very French and set right in the middle of the Marais. The beer is excellent but sadly they only offer half pints. The planche was excellent. The barman was extremely friendly and fun. I highly recommend this...More

Thank englandaway2016
Reviewed 26 August 2017

Really cute place with good drinks! We enjoyed the atmosphere and staff! This is in a good location in the Marais. Check it out!

Thank SuzettePea
Reviewed 21 August 2017

We were a group of eight people and we were glad that we could get a table without reservation in advance but Le Coude Fou was a disappointment. The food was boring, nothing extra at all, looked simple on the plates, no surprises what so...More

Thank Peter O
Reviewed 23 May 2017

We ate her a few times and also had drinks at the bar. We felt very welcomed and we really enjoyed the food. The service was friendly and we liked that it seemed so many locals were also there which really added to the atmosphere.

Thank Brucelinda
Reviewed 2 May 2017 via mobile

I came here on my first night in Paris with my cousin who had been here before. I honestly just expected standard Parisian cuisine but it was much more high end. There is a lot of red meat on French menus and so I could...More

Thank Belle-Noel
Reviewed 21 April 2017

This restaurant came recommended by some friends and it definitely delivered. The atmosphere was cozy and traditional and the restaurant is well located in the Marais neighborhood. The menu was varied and the food was simple and delicious. We would definitely recommend this restaurant.

Thank emjetter
Reviewed 30 March 2017 via mobile

My choice was the slow cooked lamb stew. As dish arrived on the table I was greeted by a complex set of aromas. The dish lived up to its initial greeting! Complex flavours and great ingredients. All helped by friendly staff and a lovely location.

Thank bramblesici
Reviewed 2 January 2017

The bar was lined with characters straight out of a Samuel Beckett play. Very friendly and accommodating staff who were very helpful with their recommendations. Good mix of clientele.

Thank Spencerooney
Reviewed 12 December 2016 via mobile

Food was on poor side of average and overpriced Peculiar policy on selling wine by the glass until noticed a bottle of Rioja on board for€42 - seemed to serve different bottles of wine to other customers Carrots were Luke warm and creamed potatoes had...More

Thank lindaW955XA
Le Marais
The Marais is a winding maze of multi-faceted streets
that beg to be explored. It bursts with small
boutiques, historic buildings, cozy traditional
restaurants, and hidden parks. Around each corner,
you'll come across little gems of architecture
spanning the centuries, from understated medieval
towers to classical libraries and 17th century
splendour. This neighbourhood unites a rich mix of
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Bar Scene, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 2:45 PM
7:00 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:45 PM
7:00 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:45 PM
7:00 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:45 PM
7:00 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:45 PM
7:00 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:45 PM
7:00 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:45 PM
7:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12 rue du Bourg Tibourg, 75004 Paris, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Ile-de-France  >  Paris>  > Le Marais
  • Neighbourhood: Le Marais
  • Phone Number: +33 1 42 77 15 16
A delightful place. Nice French food, great french historic wine bar atmosphere. Seems to be family owned. Plats about 18euros.
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