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Brasserie de la Paix

#32 of 1,278 Restaurants in Lille
Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
French, Seafood, European, Gastropub
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25 Place Rihour, Lille, France
+33 3 20 54 70 41
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 23:00
Closed now
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Mon - Sat 12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 23:00
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Boston, Massachusetts
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77 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Dropped into this venue for a business dinner with a group of 7. As a mainly American group we arrived when the place was relatively empty however it did fill up as the night extended. Food is typical for the region and the service was also typical for the region, not overly friendly but certainly functional. Expect to pay between... More 

Thank scotsroadwarrior
Leiden, The Netherlands
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60 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

A typical French brasserie. Have eaten here a few times now and never been disappointed. It is always full so a reservation is recommended.

Thank Steve H
United Kingdom
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278 reviews
214 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 190 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 January 2017 via mobile

Wonderful traditional French style brasserie, complete with typical surly waiter!! However, food is good value and the restaurant interior is superb. Don't book and ensure you get a table on the ground floor and don't forget to look at the fish bar just outside the front door.

Thank MichelinTom
didier d, Directeur général at Brasserie de la Paix, responded to this review

Dear MichelinTom, We're glad you've enjoyed your time and the french specialities. I hope to welcome soon. Kind regards, More 

New York City, New York
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25 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2016

I have eaten her twice and enjoyed both times. Last time we had the cold seafood platter, which is a must have. I especially liked the seafood local to only Northern France.

Thank JWYZ
didier d, Directeur général at Brasserie de la Paix, responded to this review

Dear JWYZ, I thank you for chosing our restaurant. I'm glad you've enjoyed your time and our sea food platter. Kind regards, D. DELASSUS More 

Aldeburgh, United Kingdom
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82 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 December 2016

4 of us have just come back from having the ser meal 18 Euros for two courses ( could have had desert for 3 courses at €22) 1 bottle of Picpoul, 1 bottle of Brouilly several carrafe d'eau total €118 Mixture of oysters, soup etc to start, onglet/frites tarttiflette main course. Staff frinedly, superb ground level dining room. Perfect except... More 

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Southend-on-Sea, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 December 2016

Tucked in the corner of one of the main squares, you could miss this wonderful art nouveau restaurant. Food, service and atmosphere were excellent. A good fixed price menu including oysters, or just enjoy the seafood platters.

Thank PamD1946
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34 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 84 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 December 2016 via mobile

We came to Lille for a one night city break to see the Xmas market and on a whim choose to eat our dinner here from some helpful trip advisor research. Considering it was a Monday night the restaurant was extremely busy. We turned up at 8.30pm and it was almost full. We saw them turn parties away! There was... More 

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Brentwood, United Kingdom
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 December 2016 via mobile

Great last night of our weekend Christmas break. Food and service were excellent as was the wine and we thought it was good value so we will definitely visit again if or when we return. Seafood platers are definitely worth a try and the deserts are excellent.

Thank Tennisbanch
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 December 2016 via mobile

A couples meal in the perfect art-nouveau restaurant. Very close to the Lille Christmas market, this is an experience. Nice fish and game menu, plenty of fine wines and champagnes. Busy and boisterous but brilliant fun. Possibly pricey but I thought for the meal we had it was worth it.

Thank Donald O
Chesham, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 December 2016

We found this restaurant hidden in a corner and were surprised to see it full at lunch time. After a wait of 5 minutes we were shown to a table by a very courteous waiter and we ordered from the set menu. An excellent meal, great service, and all at an affordable price. I thoroughly recommend.

Thank Philip R

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$23 - US$48
French, Seafood, European, Gastropub
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Private Dining
Good for
Child-friendly, Groups, Romantic, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 25 Place Rihour, Lille, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Hauts-de-France  >  Nord  >  Lille
  • Phone Number: +33 3 20 54 70 41
If a "goldfish" adorns the pediment and the map of the Peace is that here it is the king of your dishes, without forgetting the magnificent seafood platters.
The menu is "reworked" all weeks depending on the product and seasons for you to constantly discover preparations enchant.

From the terrace, the stall shellfish season inspires you the taste buds.

Previous entry, the eye feasts in a frame Art Deco inspired by the great Parisian brasseries: etched mirrors, ceramics and woodwork Desvres elm carefully worked in the spirit of the Roaring Twenties.

On the first floor is surrounded by a gallery of portraits, sitting comfortably in large leather armchairs, you can organize a seminar, a working lunch or an intimate evening with friends.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?