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L'Express de Lyon

#659 of 14,091 Restaurants in Paris
Certificate of Excellence
Bercy / Nation
French, Bar, Pub, European
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1 rue de Lyon, 75012 Paris, France
+33 1 43 43 21 32
07:30 - 02:00
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Mon - Fri 07:30 - 02:00
Sat - Sun 08:30 - 00:30
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 October 2016 via mobile

Researched craft beer locations prior to this trip, this place is rated well and is steps from our hotel. I am delighted I can find classic Belgian beers on my first trip to Paris. Current tap list matches pictures from previous posts. Good selection of beer on tap and in bottles - Triple Karmeleit on tap, Trappistes Rochefort 6, 8,... More 

Thank EricClev
Paris, France
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 September 2016 via mobile

The best bar with craft beer in Paris! If you are looking for craft beer in Paris, you should definitely come and check out the beers they offer. And Romain, for the bar tender, is so cool!

Thank lusooo
Salisbury, England
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370 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016 via mobile

Serving a selection of beers from France Germany and Spain . Reasonable prices for Paris. Food looked good. Seating at pavement cafe and bar. Prices at bar are approx .50c cheaper. Friendly staff

Thank Karen90
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9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 September 2016 via mobile

This was a wonderful stop. It is a cozy place with wonderful beer on tap. We love hoppy beer and they had plenty. Plus the bartender was knowledgable on his beer and was great with his recommendations. We brought our kids and he was kind enough to let us bring in two pizzas so they had food (since they weren't... More 

Thank SafeTrainer
Bloomington, Indiana
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 August 2016 via mobile

I cannot say enough good things about this place. Craft beer in Paris has only become a reality within the last two years according to the owner. The food is excellent as well. But the biggest highlight is the staff, who give AAA+ service. Conveniently located next to the Gare De Lyon train station, it became our go-to place, even... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 July 2016 via mobile

Right outside the Gare de Lyon. Someone I met at Moustache Blanche (an awesome beer storr$ recommended it among others. We went on BAstille day lunch and it was almost empty (which is absolutely NOT the norm, according to the bar tender.) they have an enormous rotating selection of local and imported bottled and tap beers. I asked for a... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 June 2016 via mobile

We were made to feel very welcome here from the outset. The range of beers is very good and we samples most of them over three visits

Thank Con_and_Julie
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 June 2016

Stumbled across this place and was very surprised to find a range of craft ales. These including brews from Brewdog, Thornbridge and Tiny Rebel. It was great fun explaining how to pronounce Cwtch and what it meant. There is a mixed crowd in the bar which gave it a very relaxed atmosphere The staff were very friendly. One word of... More 

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Leeds, England, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 June 2016 via mobile

Wanted somewhere to watch the match. This delivered. Wide choice of beers. Only bad thing, food wasn't on all day.

Thank Andrew S
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 May 2016 via mobile

The beer chart is simply amazing and it is constantly updated. Best beers in Paris. But the food is also really nice, boeuf & cheeseburguer amongst my favorites...

1 Thank Pedro M

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$12 - US$17
French, Bar, Pub, European
Lunch, Dinner, Drinks, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Bar Scene, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
08:30 - 00:30
07:30 - 02:00
07:30 - 02:00
07:30 - 02:00
07:30 - 02:00
07:30 - 02:00
08:30 - 00:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 rue de Lyon, 75012 Paris, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Ile-de-France  >  Paris>  > Bercy / Nation
  • Neighbourhood: Bercy / Nation
  • Phone Number: +33 1 43 43 21 32
Parisian bar near the Gare de Lyon, which offers 15 beers on tap - including 7 craft beer - and an affordable cuisine and homemade.
The bar is run by two brothers, in a pleasant atmosphere. They are the fourth generation of the family in these walls.

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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 their homes.
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