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La Cafeotheque

#1,154 of 14,929 Places to Eat in Paris
Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Neighbourhood:
Le Marais
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52 rue de l Hotel de Ville, 75004 Paris, France
+33 1 53 01 83 84
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10:00 - 19:30
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Mon - Fri 08:30 - 19:30
Sat - Sun 10:00 - 19:30
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Coventry, United Kingdom
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26 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

We called in here at the end of our five day trip to Paris for a relaxing cup of coffee just before taking our taxi to the Gare du Nord to catch our train. The Cappuccino was made to perfection with Ethiopian coffee beans, and cost just 5€. It had a very smooth creamy taste, and was a far cry... More 

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Thank David B
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband loves coffee and so we decided to make our afternoon stop here. So glad we did. We ordered one cappuccino with their Guatemalan blend and one espresso with their Peruvian blend. Amazing. Their gluten free cakes were also delicious and the staff very welcoming. Nice ambiance and a great place to work or just enjoy a book with... More 

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Thank A TripAdvisor Member
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Best coffee I've tried in Paris. Plus the atmosphere is simply magical - coffee beans aroma all around and amazing cozy furniture!

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Thank Klamerin M
1 review
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Love!!!! I don't leave reviews often, but this places is absolutely amazing. The staff is extremely friendly and welcoming. Coffee is delicious and so are the empanadas. Beef was my favorite. You can buy coffee to go, too!

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Thank Jessica G
Geneva, Switzerland
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83 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 March 2017 via mobile

Went there on Sunday around 3 PM, got seated right away but shortly after we saw loads of people actually queuing to get in. Service was a bit slow due to the high traffic of customers I guess, but we saw waiters literally running back and forth, it is a busy place. They have LOADS of types of coffee there,... More 

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Thank Jannat S
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21 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 March 2017

If you are a coffee connoisseur or if you are just someone who enjoys the taste of coffee, you’ve got to try it! The place is not particularly fancy though it has that typical atmosphere of the French capital city. But the coffee will blow your mind (literally if you are sensitive to caffeine). They have a wide collection from... More 

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Thank Bong29
Toronto
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239 reviews
156 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 106 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

If you're looking for REAL coffee, this is the spot. Up there with other world class institutions such as Cape Town's Truth Coffee and Berlin's Father Carpenter, this place takes coffee very seriously and it's reflected in every cup. The location itself has a neat vibe, with a few different rooms with living room and dining room-like ambiance. Staff are... More 

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1 Thank DJKham
Perth, Australia
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77 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 February 2017

Visited a couple of times in Jan/Feb and enjoyed the coffee. Not enough sweets available and service is too slow.

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1 Thank Auscanuk
Oslo, Norway
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75 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 February 2017 via mobile

Very special coffee shop in Paris. You can buy freshly grinded coffee of many different sorts. As well as have a good cup of coffee with a nice treat. We have ordered a brownie and a lemon tart with our coffees, both very tasty. The place has a great interior, especially the "tropical room" full of plants with a window... More 

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1 Thank Lina L
Zlin, Czech Republic
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6 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 9 February 2017

The café's interior was pleasantly busy and eclectic. The staff seemed to us a bit confused, but nice. Maybe cafe specializes exclusively in coffee, otherwise I can not explain the poor quality of the hot chocolate. It was hot milk with a little cocoa. Warmed us, but very disappointed. If it were presented as cocoa so be it, but as... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$3 - US$21
Cuisine
Cafe
Meals
Breakfast
Restaurant features
Takeout, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 19:30
Monday
08:30 - 19:30
Tuesday
08:30 - 19:30
Wednesday
08:30 - 19:30
Thursday
08:30 - 19:30
Friday
08:30 - 19:30
Saturday
10:00 - 19:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 52 rue de l Hotel de Ville, 75004 Paris, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Ile-de-France  >  Paris>  > Le Marais
  • Neighbourhood: Le Marais
  • Phone Number: +33 1 53 01 83 84
Description
Coffee Shop, Roasting, Specialty Coffees from around the world, single origin. You also can eat a small meal, and delicious home-made cakes.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

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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 people of all ages, but it's best known for the gay scene mostly in the south and the Jewish community around Rue des Rosiers.
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