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La Bonne Excuse

48 rue de Verneuil, 75007 Paris, France
+33 1 42 61 50 21
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  • Excellent80%
  • Very good14%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“foie gras” (27 reviews)
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French, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
48 rue de Verneuil, 75007 Paris, France
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

In Paris for a few days and decided to give this place a try due the good reviews it has received. However, on arrival, it became quite evident that basic manners were very much lacking and not at all the professional run restaurant we were...More

Thank lindamck
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I am still dreaming about the food I had at La Bonne Excuse - it was absolutely delicious! The lady who served us was charming, interesting and helpful. La Bonne Excuse is a real find - a gem! I will definitely return here when I...More

1  Thank Clare S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had a lovely dinner in this restaurant and the highlight was definitely the starter I had: Jerusalem artichoke cream with seared scallops". So delicious! Overall, the food was consistently excellent and the price was very reasonable. On a negative side, the atmosphere in the restaurant...More

1  Thank dmodolo
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My boyfriend and I were looking for a place to have a nice dinner, and found about this restaurant, so we decided to go. We were not disappointed at all! The food was so good. The home made foie-gras, with a touch of Porto... Just...More

Thank Yanina M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Myself and my wife ate here last Friday at 8pm. The booking process was smooth via email despite my limited French! The welcome and level of service was extremely friendly and reassuring as were the helpful specials suggestions. With regard to the food we had...More

Thank Anthony P
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We dined at La Bonne Excuse in November, 2017. We found this restaurant through TripAdvisor, and booked our reservation online. We were greeted warmly by the hostess, and seated in the rear banquette. We were on the early side of their service, and the place...More

Thank Lori G
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

La Bonne Excuse is a boutique restaurant in the 7th Art South of the Quai d'Orsay. The quality of the food was incredible with a very broad range to choose from.... Sea Bass, Lamb, Veal & Pork. Scallops, Langoustines were both delightful as entrees. The...More

Thank David C
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

I found la bonne excuse on TripAdvisor. Based on recommendation of other reviewers, I decided to make a reservation thru email. They were very communicative and reservation was made easily. The restaurant is cozy with a nice modern decor in an old historic building that...More

2  Thank Mehrdad M
Reviewed 15 January 2018

I have been in love with french cuisine.I have to tell you all that the chef here has done a great job. I will come back here for sure.

Thank kristenjeankl
Reviewed 31 December 2017 via mobile

I highly recommend this restaurant. The menu is small but the food delicious. I had a langoustine starter which was nice enough but it was the mains and pudding which really stood out. We both had a cod fish for our main course which was...More

1  Thank MJL74_12
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They are only open for dinner
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
7:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 48 rue de Verneuil, 75007 Paris, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Ile-de-France  >  Paris>  > Tour Eiffel / Invalides
  • Neighbourhood: Tour Eiffel / Invalides
  • Phone Number: +33 1 42 61 50 21
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