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le cafe du marche

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Tour Eiffel / Invalides
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38 rue Cler, 75007 Paris, France
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07:00 - 01:00
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Sun - Sat 07:00 - 01:00
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Beavercreek, Ohio
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35 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 38 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I have been ordering "steak frites" in Paris for four decades. We trekked 20 minutes to this place on a Rick Steves' recommendation... I ordered "steak frites" and got a hamburger patty. The frites only appeared after another request. And the waitress, who spoke a language not known to modern civilization, sent various hierarchy from the kitchen to resolve the... More 

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Cheshunt, United Kingdom
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457 reviews
273 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 169 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We hadn't been to Paris for a while and we'd missed this place. It has a typical French feel to it which you don't get anywhere else. Close together tables, excellent food and service and a no rush atmosphere. Just relax, enjoy the food and ambiance and just chill the night away. Already missing it.

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Scottsdale, Arizona
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9 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Good food, drinks & people watching after a long day of sightseeing. Around the corner from our hotel & a five minute walk to metro & Eiffel Tower.

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Thank Ann D
Maplewood, New Jersey
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10 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It appears to be a typical french cafe with decent food and wine and adequate service. The prices were very reasonable (much better than the cafe across the street!) There were many very good dishes for vegetarians, which was helpful.

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Melbourne, Australia
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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

My daughter and I had a lovely dinner here. The waiters/waitresses were lovely and understanding of our limited (or nil) French speaking ability. They were welcoming and helpful and the food was delicious and very reasonably priced. We had a meal each, and a glass of wine and it only cost approx €35. Will be definately be going back! Highly... More 

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Thank Jeng1975
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13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016

We walked over to this place 4 times while in Paris for a week, each time it was better. The people were friendly and food was awesome.

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Thank mrpwjc
London, United Kingdom
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65 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016

This is one for your photo album, street café with dark intimate interior and bustling street tables..perfect for an extended, relaxed and informal evening with plenty of locals

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Virginia Beach, Virginia
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252 reviews
87 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 136 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 October 2016

One of the most beautiful streets is rue Cler off the base of the Champs de Mars (Eiffel Tower) with its colorful flower, fruit, cheese, bread, bakery, wine shops and cafes. Cafe du Marche is one of our favorites and one we had to revisit from a previous trip. The cafe offers the best seating outside to people watch. The... More 

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Girona
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67 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

Arrive here after 7 p.m. on most days of the week and you'll be fighting to get a table and "squoze in" only if you are lucky. Food about average, prices cheap, service amusing and fellow diners a floorshow of their own. Good fun.

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Thank OFSO25
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8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016

We stopped here for a meal after visiting Le Musee d'Orsay and strolling down Rue Cler. Three of us had Confit du Canard, and it was absolutely delicious, And such a reasonable price! We were eating an early dinner and were surrounded by young Parisiens socializing and sharing drinks after work, We watched others strolling by, perhaps picking up something... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
French, Bar, Cafe, European, Pub
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Kids, Bar Scene, Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 01:00
Monday
07:00 - 01:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 01:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 01:00
Thursday
07:00 - 01:00
Friday
07:00 - 01:00
Saturday
07:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 38 rue Cler, 75007 Paris, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Ile-de-France  >  Paris>  > Tour Eiffel / Invalides
  • Neighbourhood: Tour Eiffel / Invalides

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

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Tour Eiffel / Invalides
With the Eiffel Tower at its core, the Invalides area of Paris is guaranteed to impress. Golden towers and Baron Haussmann's urban vision meet military precision, stretching avenues, and luscious lawns. The area boasts the Musée D’Orsay, the tomb of Napoleon, the National Parliament and UNESCO, as well as luxurious, exclusive residences. In fine restaurants and at the weekend markets, families, diplomats, and politicians brush shoulders with the tourists who come to see this postcard-perfect area for themselves.
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