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Cafe Panis

21 quai de Montebello, 75005 Paris, France
+33 1 43 54 19 71
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  • Excellent30%
  • Very good45%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible7%
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French, Cafe, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
21 quai de Montebello, 75005 Paris, France
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We were very hungry and looking for brunch after visiting the Notre Dame. We stumbled across Cafe Panis and feared it'd be the typical tourist trap but were pleasantly surprised! Their price fix meny for brunch at 13 euros was a great option, and included...More

Thank BobTraveler10
Reviewed 1 week ago

I have visited this restaurant every time I've been in the city. Each time we have had impeccable service, and the food had been wonderful. I love that they speak english! Also fantastic walking distance to the Cathedral and close enough to catch the beautiful...More

Thank Beth F
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We were in Paris for four days and ate here twice. We usually try avoid cafés in the major tourist areas but decided to stop in for a glass of wine on evening #2. Wine led to bread which led to dinner and dessert. Returned...More

Thank elsh
Reviewed 1 week ago

We decided to grab a quick lunch before heading over to tour Notre Dame. We were a little worried about stopping at what looked to be a tourist trap. However, our food was very good (we both had omelettes with a small side salad and...More

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had just finished a walking tour, and our guide suggested a few restaurants that were nearby. The last one was Cafe Panis- she said it was good, it was very close ( across the street from Notre Dame), and we were hungry! We had...More

Thank MaryJane03
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Impressions: Gluten free options available but the menu is not adaptable for gluten free, atmosphere is classic café/bistro with indoor and outdoor dining, friendly and attentive enough service but brisk at times, English speaking staff, large menu with all the cliché classics which were good,...More

Thank JRAJ444
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

What place! On the second night in Paris, my friends and I were wondering the streets and found this incredible place directly across from Notre Dame and decided to give it a try. Not only were we sitting directly across the street with the most...More

Thank James A
Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

Stopped by for an afternoon snack and a glass of wine. Friendly service, the escargot well prepared and a nice by the glass wine list. Convenient to Norte Dame and St Chapelle.

Thank BourdeauxBoy
Reviewed 11 October 2017 via mobile

We were in Paris with a low budjet but we wanted a real meal and go away from fast food. We stoped by Café Panis with the advice of one local lady. Great advice! The food was really nice at an "ok" price (+/- 14€...More

Thank Paula M
Reviewed 10 October 2017 via mobile

Very unfriendly. Food was nothing special. One of the waiters kept coughing all over the tables and never covered his mouth. Definitely won’t go back.

Thank David-Vickie
Odeon / Saint-Michel
As the bustling center of entertainment for the
residents of the Rive Gauche, the activity at Odéon
never stops. Boulevards are lined with traditional
cafes, restaurants, and boutique cinemas. The streets
surrounding the fountain at Saint-Michel provide
eateries from around the world. Lively bars are just
next door and the prototypical terraced French
brasserie is on every corner. The setting for this
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, View, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
8:00 AM - 1:00 AM
7:00 AM - 1:00 AM
7:00 AM - 1:00 AM
7:00 AM - 1:00 AM
7:00 AM - 1:00 AM
7:00 AM - 1:00 AM
8:00 AM - 1:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 21 quai de Montebello, 75005 Paris, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Ile-de-France  >  Paris>  > Odeon / Saint-Michel
  • Neighbourhood: Odeon / Saint-Michel
  • Phone Number: +33 1 43 54 19 71
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One of the prettiest views of Notre Dame, home of the Nutella tiramisu, Cafe Panis is a place open from 7AM to 1AM.
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