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#5,201 of 14,648 Restaurants in Paris}
$$ - $$$Steakhouse,
286 rue de Vaugirard, 75015 Paris, France
+33 1 56 56 13 00
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  • Excellent14%
  • Very good35%
  • Average24%
  • Poor15%
  • Terrible12%
Travellers talk about
“steak” (100 reviews)
“burgers” (21 reviews)
“creme brulee” (8 reviews)
Open Now
12:00 PM - 11:30 PMAll hours
Steakhouse, Grill
$$ - $$$
286 rue de Vaugirard, 75015 Paris, France
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1 - 10 of 335 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

I don't know how to review this chain now because the two restaurants we visited don't seem to appear on the list of Hippopotamus restaurants even though they are physically there. (So apologies to the Rue de Vaugirard location, we did not dine there but...More

Thank jarathome
Reviewed 7 September 2017 via mobile

Food was good for fast food. We had an assortment from the menu and the service was good. I would recommend for families and those who want a friendly atmosphere.More

1  Thank Robmcginley
Hippopotamus_FR, Manager at Hippopotamus, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago
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Cher monsieur , Merci beaucoup pour vos compliments sur notre restaurant ! A très bientôt lors d'un prochain passage à...More

Reviewed 4 September 2017 via mobile

Restaurant was empty and nevertheless it took ages to be seen. Food order came completely wrong. Side and main dishes all mixed up. Ordered the best wine in the house and came at the end of the meal and believe it or not ... glasses...More

Thank uktiago
Hippopotamus_FR, Manager at Hippopotamus, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago
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Cher uktiago, Merci d'avoir pris le temps de nous faire part de votre expérience chez Hippopotamus. Je suis navré d'apprendre...More

Reviewed 27 August 2017 via mobile

This restaurant is very clean and the service is perfect, they care about the clients. Food is very delicious and especially the burger and fries. I noticed that 2 years ago the portion of the fries were too much but now they decreased the portion....More

1  Thank advisor17france
Reviewed 20 August 2017

In Paris, the quality of the food in tourist-frequented areas varies from spot to spot, so it's safer to stick to some chain where one can rely upon the inner standards. This strategy always worked for us in recent 6 years in Paris - we've...More

Thank Artem_FF
Hippopotamus_FR, Manager at Hippopotamus, responded to this reviewResponded 23 August 2017
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Bonjour, Je vous remercie d’avoir pris le temps d'écrire cet avis. Nous n’avons pas été à la hauteur de vos...More

Reviewed 17 August 2017

This was an early dinner, on our last day in Paris. We picked the place while walking in the area, checking out terraces and menus. No booking required and the meal was truly amazing, in good French tradition, next to a glass of wine. I...More

Thank Vladimiramirela
Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

Rafik our waiter was fantastic, hospitable and guided us through the menu. Nice drinks and beer menu, and steak is their thing. We entered past midnight, and place was open and alive, clean, and very good food. Had the snails and bone marrow for starters,...More

Thank issa81 .
Reviewed 26 July 2017

This rather quirky restaurant had an excellent menu. We tried the steak which was tender and tasty and the local beer. A good place to have a lunch break after tramping the streets of ParisMore

Thank SourcererS
Hippopotamus_FR, Manager at Hippopotamus, responded to this reviewResponded 9 August 2017
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Bonjour, Quel plaisir de lire votre commentaire, merci beaucoup pour vos encouragements ! Nous attendons avec impatience votre prochaine visite...More

Reviewed 25 July 2017

Had lunch here twice, with my wife and daughter. Its a standard Hippopotamus restaurant, good for young kids, the service was good, and food was ok, no complaints.

Thank Rmwanga
Reviewed 22 July 2017 via mobile

We asked to be seated outside, and without looking at us the waiter said "No, it's closed". While discussing between us whether we should go somewhere else or not (because the restaurant feels like a school cafeteria and we didn't feel welcomed) another waiter came...More

Thank Maria G
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2 May 2017|
Response from Ioan D | Reviewed this property |
I think it's a misunderstanding. Please ask directly the restaurant.
8 November 2016|
Response from fcb69 | Reviewed this property |
Actually I only can tell you, than Hippopotamus is a resaturant chain with several subsidiaries throughout Paris. Regrettably I do not know the Name of the owner or owner Company.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Steakhouse, Grill
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 11:30 PM
12:00 PM - 11:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 286 rue de Vaugirard, 75015 Paris, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Ile-de-France  >  Paris
  • Phone Number: +33 1 56 56 13 00
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