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The Paris Cafe

) #656 of 9,243 Restaurants in New York City $$ - $$$ American, ,
119 South St, New York City, NY 10038-2014
+1 212-240-9797
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Overview
  • Excellent52%
  • Very good39%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (12 reviews)
“paris burger” (8 reviews)
Open Now
All hours
CUISINES
American, Bar, Pub, Brew Pub, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
119 South St, New York City, NY 10038-2014
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1 - 10 of 252 reviews

Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This place was recommended by a tour guide. It is a small older establishment. We were a little reluctant, but went in and ordered fish & chips and hamburger and fries. The service was good and after we tasted our food we wanted to order...More

Thank _poolerc
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Absolutely the most RUDE employee I've ever experienced. And, he's the bartender!! Isn't a bartender supposed to be friendly?? So rude! So much so that we canceled our order and left on the spot. If you want to be treated like a piece of crap,...More

Thank rayne1269
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

After a four year gap from the last NYC visit the Paris Cafe delivered again! The Paris Cafe is one of New York City's oldest pubs and has been around since 1873. The bar is tucked off the main tourist trail and offers friendly service...More

1  Thank Nick and Angel S
Reviewed 29 April 2017 via mobile

Excellent brunch. Cute bartender. All good. See some of New York's history in the photos and maps displayed in the dining room. Would absolutely come back!

Thank Trudyatkins
Reviewed 16 April 2017 via mobile

This is a great spot! My friends had the soup, veggie burger, pasta, wrap and crab cakes. No complaints!!! Worth the price. The manager even came to greet us and talk about the history of the restaurant. Definitely must come back next time i'm in...More

1  Thank palopa2014
Reviewed 15 April 2017 via mobile

Had a lovely meal at The Paris Cafe. Had fish and chips- a very generous portion which was cooked really well. Also had some lovely cocktails. Would recommend this restaurant if you are in the area. A really nice vibe and really close to a...More

Thank Becky A
Reviewed 10 April 2017

Needed a late night bite and very few places in the city, let alone the seaport area were open. The Paris Café is open to 4am. We got in about 11 and could still get some lighter bites, that were all really good, along with...More

Thank Dan V
Reviewed 4 April 2017

I used to go to the Paris Cafe quite a bit when traveling on business, but had not been there in a while. The service and attitude of the bartenders has declined horribly. This used to be a friendly place, with good service, but I...More

Thank Robert G
Reviewed 31 March 2017

I come here for lunch every so often and sit at the bar.....the bartender who is usually there is a hoot!!! Their roasted chicken is to die for so if you come here, make sure you give it a try!

Thank lee7323
Reviewed 25 February 2017 via mobile

We had just picked up theatre tickets at the Seaport TKTS booth and were looking for a lunch stop. We noticed a street sign advertising this place. After getting a bit lost finding South Street we did find the cafe with the help of some...More

1  Thank RMHBJH
Nearby
Financial District
At the southernmost tip of Manhattan, the Financial
District is where New York City began as a center of
commerce. Today, the historic streets and beautiful
setting are complemented by museums, countless
skyscrapers, and the heart of the Financial District,
home to Wall Street and the New York Stock Exchange.
Catch the Staten Island Ferry for an unbeatable view
of the skyline and Statue of Liberty, or sail to Ellis
...More
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Questions & AnswersAsk a question
jerry776
Do I need a reservation for a party of 2 for a weekday lunch?
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No, do not think so
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$12 - US$30
Cuisine
American, Bar, Pub, Brew Pub, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 23:00
Monday
11:00 - 02:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 02:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 02:00
Thursday
11:00 - 02:00
Friday
11:00 - 02:00
Saturday
11:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 119 South St, New York City, NY 10038-2014
  • Location: United States  >  New York (NY)  >  New York City>  > Financial District
  • Neighbourhood: Financial District
  • Phone Number: +1 212-240-9797
  • E-mail
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