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Bateau le Calife

Amarre Port de Saints-Peres | Pont des Arts, 75006 Paris, France
+33 1 43 54 50 04
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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good19%
  • Average2%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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French, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Amarre Port de Saints-Peres | Pont des Arts, 75006 Paris, France
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

Lovely old wooden boat, much smaller and more intimate than the others! Had hoped to sit at the top to take photos, but sadly that section is reserved for groups larger than 2, so we were sat on the 2nd level, at the front of...More

Thank CarsonsMommy
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

I celebrated my 40th birthday in Paris all the way from Sydney Australia. And it was the best decision ever to have dinner on the Le Calife to celebrate my birthday. I felt pampered. Was made to feel so special by Gyatso who was responsible...More

2  Thank Nikky D
Reviewed 4 days ago

My parents and I came here with some friends to celebrate my mom's 60th birthday. As there are many boat tours on the Seine, I was a little concerned that this was going to be gimicky and touristy. I was glad to be proven wrong....More

1  Thank nbelsky
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I wished for the night to be perfect for my girlfriends 21st birthday and I couldn’t have been more lucky in finding this place! I was worried it might sound better than it was, but when we arrived the place was just how I had...More

5  Thank Alex B
Reviewed 4 February 2018

My husband booked an evening dinner cruise as a birthday surprise and we loved every minute of our time on board. From the moment we arrived staff were friendly, helpful and attentive. We chose to eat from the slightly cheaper menu and the food was...More

4  Thank Ladypiwah
Reviewed 20 January 2018 via mobile

My wife and I have taken this dinner cruise on the Siene river twice. Both occurrences were absolutely spectacular. The ship is immaculate, safe, clean and beautifully decorated. The crew on board the ship is friendly, professional, and bends over backwards to make you feel...More

7  Thank walltim123
Reviewed 15 January 2018

This was such a highlight of our trip. I organized it as a surprise and was a bit skeptical, you know river cruise food can be a let down. But oh my goodness was I surprised with amazing food, excellent service and unforgettable views. Everything...More

4  Thank VintagePrincess1973
Reviewed 11 January 2018

I only had a couple of days to arrange this trip to Paris, and to arrange it in secret as a surprise. When I telephoned Le Calife they were fully booked, but they bent over backwards to help me out. They created a table by...More

3  Thank jolee2017
Reviewed 11 January 2018

My girlfriend and I booked the Calife for our first night in Paris as a romantic way to celebrate her birthday, the start of our vacation and to see the city; what a smart move that was. The food was spectacular and authentically French, the...More

1  Thank runningsheep22
Reviewed 9 January 2018

Rriendly service and decent value. The food is decent but not great. Overall a lovely evening on the river. We've done this several times and it's always a hit.

1  Thank Steve F
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16 March 2018|
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Response from judithchrisal | Reviewed this property |
Not at all. It feels like a real restaurant. Quite a contrast to the big bateau mouches. Go for it.
22 February 2018|
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Response from teacher050 | Reviewed this property |
I would recommend the day cruise. The evening cruise seems better suited for adults.
16 February 2018|
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Response from MoPrice | Reviewed this property |
They speak perfect English so you’ll have no problem if you leave a message or call back. They are really helpful and friendly.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, View, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
7:45 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
7:45 PM - 11:00 PM
7:45 PM - 11:00 PM
7:45 PM - 11:00 PM
7:45 PM - 11:00 PM
7:45 PM - 11:00 PM
7:45 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Amarre Port de Saints-Peres | Pont des Arts, 75006 Paris, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Ile-de-France  >  Paris
  • Phone Number: +33 1 43 54 50 04
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