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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, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
21 quai de Montebello, 75005 Paris, France
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Reviewed today via mobile

Cafe Panis is catered for tourists. The menu is in English and waiters understand English. If you visit France, a lot of the places don’t really like tourists especially if you don’t speak French. I had some rude experiences at other restaurants because do this...More

Thank FunnyBunny018
Reviewed yesterday

We were a party of 10 including a 6 year old, and a mix of English and Americans. We were made really welcome and the service throughout was delightful and friendly,, with special attention being paid to the youngster. We had a leisurely dinner lasting...More

Thank JeevesCostadelSol
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

I was expecting it to be very expensive being so close to Notre Dame but it wasn't. Service was excellent and the location is A1. Great place for a beer and people watching.

Thank Paul_n_Cris
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had an outside table on the corner, with a great view of Notre Dame. The waiter suggested two dishes - the beef stew ("which they are known for") and the special of the day which was lemon chicken. Both we EXCELLENT. We had a...More

Thank Maine-ahh
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If you wish to have French cuisine in local area then it is good choice. The food is cooked well. Great service. Must try duck confit. The cracking sound of creme bruelle was perfect. The staff was helpful and speaks good English. Ready to make...More

Thank sidpahwa
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Great food, great view, great all round service. One of those places find to actually be quite surprising in regards to taste and cost. Portions are big so if you want to enjoy desert then leave out the starters. Iced coffee and iced tea were...More

Thank Chris O
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went to the Cafe Panis for lunch because it is just across the street from Notre Dame. We ended up having one of the best meals we have had in Paris in years. I had the veal roast with linguine, which was one of...More

Thank plainsrefugee
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Service was very fast, Tartar dish was just a delicious and not expensive. All our wishes ware politely considered. Definitely recommended!

Thank PromanU
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The food here is amazing and the place is very nice. Although the service was a little slow, the food was worth waiting.

Thank Alexandra D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Not their fault, but being the closest thing to Notre Dame, this cafe is full to bursting. The wait staff is harried, and they had already run out of croissants by mid-morning.

Thank Heidi A
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

Rating summary
  • 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
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, View, Kids, Local cuisine
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>  > Odéon / Saint-Michel
  • Neighbourhood: Odéon / Saint-Michel
  • Phone Number: +33 1 43 54 19 71
  • E-mail
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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