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La Bonne Cecile

#148 of 13,829 Restaurants in Paris
Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
République
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24 rue Notre Dame de Nazareth, 75003 Paris, France
+33 1 42 72 08 92
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Sydney, Australia
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60 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016 via mobile

We really enjoyed La Bonne in this vibrant part of Paris. The staff are delightful and very happy to explain the menu in English. The food was brilliant, 3 courses were all great. Ceviche was great but the duck and beetroot salad was a standout. My main course of duck and raspberry was also brilliant.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

The duck and fish pie was amazing!! Top 3 dishes I have ever had!! The French bulldog was the best company. Lovely service and lovely area!!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

We took the menu of the day and everything was so good. Should book in advance to make sure, it was full. I'll come back !

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New York City, New York
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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2016 via mobile

The service and food exceeded expectations. We typically would not choose the price fixe option, but that was the way to go. Nice atmosphere and setting.

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twinsburg, ohio
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27 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

La Bonne Cecile was recommended by the staff at the hotel. It was a five minute walk but recommended because it was very good. It was quant the staff was exceptional and the food was very good. I can't say excellent because I ordered the beef, my fault the beef is not like we are used to but everything else... More 

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Sherman, Connecticut
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52 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 September 2016

We were looking for a good meal while staying in Paris. Since our hotel was in the area of Republique we looked around. If you stay on the main street it's nothing but fast food. Head two blocks off the main street and you'll find fantastic food. We arrived at Bonne Cecile and were immediately seated. I had a view... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2016 via mobile

We ate here based on the recommendation of our hotel concierge and were so pleased we did. Our meals were excellent and reasonably priced. We ordered a bottle of Bordeaux - also very nice and reasonably priced. The owner, Benoit was charming and accomodating and Gaspar added a nice touch!

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Long Beach, California
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

Okay really loved dinner had the beef that came with this great gravy sauce so good! Only suggestion I have is would have absolutely LOVED this place if my beef came with mashed potatoes for that gravy sauce instead of fries. Otherwise honestly a great place and I highly recommend it!!

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Bremen, Germany
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

We were looking for a place to dine and I couldn't find back the one I've spotted the night before so we coincidently ended up in La Bonne Cecile. Very frenchy place we thought and the food was yummy. Staff/owner speaks very good English, I think there was an English menu too. Would go back any time.

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Cardiff, United Kingdom
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102 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 94 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 September 2016

I booked this restaurant after finding my first choice was closed during our stay. The place is quite small but has a great atmosphere and the staff are all very helpful and friendly. We decided on the set menu and the food was so good and very reasonable. We had salmon and guacamole for starter and it was really good,... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$15 - US$51
Cuisine
French, European
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 24 rue Notre Dame de Nazareth, 75003 Paris, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Ile-de-France  >  Paris>  > République
  • Neighbourhood: République
  • Phone Number: +33 1 42 72 08 92
Description
a Bonne Cécile is a bistro chic, located in the central area of Republic. The restaurant serves a traditional French cuisine with a Corsican touch. Only one menu for lunch and dinner « a la carte », homemade with fresh food. With its 48 seats + terrace, la Bonne Cécile offers a cozy atmosphere for a simple but refined food.

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