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Il Farniente

250 rue du Faubourg Saint Antoine, 75012 Paris, France
+33 1 43 73 99 28
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good20%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“tiramisu” (3 reviews)
“antipasti” (2 reviews)
“pasta” (7 reviews)
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Italian, Mediterranean, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
250 rue du Faubourg Saint Antoine, 75012 Paris, France
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Reviewed 27 May 2018 via mobile

This restaurant was opposite our hotel (le petit bastille) and our two little ones wanted pasta! This is the place to come for pasta. The pasta comes out in black oven pots and taste fantastic. Their portions are generous and very fresh. The children were...More

Thank NitLid
Reviewed 11 December 2017

We went there on a Friday evening with friends because they recommended the place and were not disapointed, the staff was super-friendly, the pastas and antipastis tasted great and the oprtions sizes were huge! Will definitely come back soon to try the other dishes!

Thank Hugo D
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

So we researched this restaurant and chose it due to great reviews that we read. We were a large group of 14. It took us a long time on the Metro but we had always trusted trip advisors suggestions. After walking through Metro (M) 1...More

3  Thank camilleveira
Reviewed 26 July 2017 via mobile

The restaurant is so good and beautiful that I thought that I was at home, it was so good that I will come agin and agin and again thank you for being

Thank Zivko R
Reviewed 12 July 2017 via mobile

I had the creamy ham pasta and it was awesome! the sauce was superb and unique! portion is huge and can serve for 2. tried the tiramisu and it was average only. overall a very nice and cosy restaurant with very helpful staff

1  Thank lingna s
Reviewed 24 May 2017

We visited with our family (3 adults and a kid). This was our first time to this restaurant. The hosts were very welcoming and suggested multiple vegetarian options. We ordered Pasta alla Baresana and Tortellini with basilic cream sauce. Both these dishes were freshly prepared...More

1  Thank chorda-tympani
Reviewed 22 May 2017

Having read previous tripadvisor reviews I’d arranged to meet a business partner for dinner at Il Far’niente so took the trouble of reserving a table then re-confirming a few days before the meal. So far so good. Imagine my dismay when upon arriving at the...More

1  Thank mickmusique
Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

Good local pasta-only restaurant. Friendly staff and good ambience. Not much other than pasta on main course menu. Portions are huge so unless ravenous I would share. Would be be better with a few other menu options and perhaps some salads for the non-starving. €29.50...More

Thank Hornseaontour
Reviewed 13 April 2017 via mobile

Absolutely delicious, original and authentic pasta dishes and generous portions! We went there on our last night in Paris and it was the perfect end to a beautiful trip. The French cuisine is very good, but if you feel like having great Italian food then...More

Thank Eberhard S
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Nice small restaurant with heart and soul, and above all tasty dishes and more than acceptable prices. Recommended!

Thank Igor S
Bercy / Nation
Nestled between the Seine, Bastille, and Père Lachaise
lies a peaceful side of town where wide avenues and
impressive buildings accompany green spaces and small
parks. Landscaped havens are plentiful, from the Bercy
Park to La Coulée Verte and most impressively the Bois
de Vincennes, which even contains a medieval castle on
its doorstep. For an escape from the masses head to
this calming neighbourhood where real Parisians make
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28 April 2017|
Response from Igor S | Reviewed this property |
Hi, As far as I remember, don't think so. Wbr
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$17 - US$35
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Kids, Business meetings
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
7:15 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
7:15 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
7:15 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
7:15 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
7:15 PM - 11:00 PM
7:15 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 250 rue du Faubourg Saint Antoine, 75012 Paris, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Ile-de-France  >  Paris>  > Bercy / Nation
  • Neighbourhood: Bercy / Nation
  • Phone Number: +33 1 43 73 99 28
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