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A la Biche au Bois

45 avenue Ledru Rollin, 75012 Paris, France
+33 1 43 43 34 38
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good32%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“coq au vin” (67 reviews)
“cheese board” (22 reviews)
“cheeseboard” (12 reviews)
French, European
$$ - $$$
45 avenue Ledru Rollin, 75012 Paris, France
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Reviewed yesterday

This place is superb, proper food cooked very well! Everything is wonderful, the cheese is out of this world. Make sure you book and expect to be close to your fellow diners but it adds to the experience.

Thank gtillier
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Straight down le rue de Lyon from the Gare on the left , about a ten minute walk is A la Biche , early evening about 7 you may not need a reservation . There is a decent traditional French menu , reasonable choice of...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I had an amazing experience at A la Biche au Bois. I came late an and recommended it to others while traveling in Paris. There was a mixture of French locals, Russian speakers, Asian businessmen and others in the small space when I arrived. The...More

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BICHE2014, Propriétaire at A la Biche au Bois, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hello thank you very much for your writing up to see you another time in A la biche au bois. Best regards Celine

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went for the set menu - starter, main, cheese course and dessert for only €33 which is amazing value and didn't disappoint at all. I had the duck terrine to start which was ok but I was more impressed with the giant jar of cornichons...More

1  Thank Vobro
Reviewed 8 July 2018

My wife and I ate dinner here at 7pm when the restaurant opens. The other patrons at 7 were Americans also. The French locals didn't start arriving until after 8pm.Our waitress spoke good English as did the other folks waiting on our table so language...More

Thank bill b
Reviewed 6 July 2018

We walked in and it smelled like my grandma's pot roast, so I knew it would be delicious. It's reasonably priced for the amount of food/courses you get. It was very crowded as it seems to be quite popular given the good reviews, which is...More

Thank Gillian A
Reviewed 5 July 2018 via mobile

Based on reviews I was expecting an exceptional experience. What I got instead was unremarkable. Service was wanting—it was very difficult to summon a waiter. The food itself was just okay. The tartare tasted nothing more than raw chop meat, the coq au vin was...More

1  Thank Karen L
Reviewed 30 June 2018

We travelled half an hour by taxi to keep our booking at this place; Bertrand and staff gave us the warm welcome they give to all customers. The food and wine was delicious and by Paris standards not overly expensive. Near Gare de Lyon and...More

Thank tonyr596
Reviewed 30 June 2018 via mobile

A la Biche is top notch in every way. They earn their stellar reputation every time I have visited. The staff is fantastic- kind and welcoming and humorous. The food is beyond anything else I have found in Paris. They are famous for Coq au...More

Thank Jdorsa24
Reviewed 28 June 2018 via mobile

Despite our late arrival (9.45pm) we were warmly greeted at this very popular bistro. Our waitress was lovely and very accommodating with our lack of French. The food was amazing - we had the set menu €33 of entire, main, cheese course, dessert. All food...More

Thank JBA2013
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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10 September 2017|
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Response from Kalisis6 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, i'm not aware of any I made a reservation with the phone number i found on tripadvisor
11 August 2017|
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Response from Daniela B | Reviewed this property |
Hi Fred. Yes they remain open in August (I have been there myself), but they are closed on SUNDAYS and MONDAYS. Otherwise, it's lunch from 12:00 to 14:30 (or even a bit later) and diner from 19:00 till 22:30-45 (especially... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$3 - US$5
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
7:00 PM - 10:45 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
7:00 PM - 10:45 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
7:00 PM - 10:45 PM
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
7:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 45 avenue Ledru Rollin, 75012 Paris, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Ile-de-France  >  Paris>  > Bercy / Nation
  • Neighbourhood: Bercy / Nation
  • Phone Number: +33 1 43 43 34 38
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