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L'Avant-Gout

#2,490 of 15,177 Restaurants in Paris
₱₱ - ₱₱₱French, European
Butte aux Cailles 26 rue Bobillot, 75013 Paris, France
+33 1 53 80 24 00
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  • Excellent33%
  • Very good40%
  • Average13%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible5%
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Open Now
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM Hours
CUISINES
French, European
PRICE
₱₱ - ₱₱₱
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LOCATION
Butte aux Cailles 26 rue Bobillot, 75013 Paris, France
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Just down the street from the shopping center at the Place D'Italie is a small restaurant that has a strong local following yet serves the tourists and expats with the same care. The menu and wine list match this description - small but with care....More

Thank tako65
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Not counting last year, when we didn’t come to Paris, we have eaten at L’Avant Gout, once or twice per year for ten years. In terms of excellence, know what to expect. I should have been warned by the change in menu and the absence...More

Thank GuelphBiggar
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Delicious food, Well priced wine list and friendly service made for a lovely dinner. The decor could do with a freshen up but it is a lovely neighbourhood restaurant.

Thank vapourtrail-london
Reviewed 3 February 2018 via mobile

The food here is fresh, high quality and the dishes are thought-out and beautifully played. I just the feeling the waitress was really annoyed with my mother in law. When my mother in law got her starter and told the waitress it wasn't correct. Then...More

Thank Amy M
Reviewed 6 October 2017

Super delicious with creativity, and Reasonable Price. Definitely, I should visit here again or every time when I visit Paris. I love this restaurant!

Thank taizaw
Reviewed 15 September 2017 via mobile

Food: creative, cross-over - interesting! They could have gone a little further in the spices though. Service: nice, friendly enough with professional distance The premises: not so cozy, but clean and light.

Thank Karl-David H
Reviewed 16 August 2017

Some people eating "fine food" in Paris has to be expensive, but the weekday 16€ two course lunch menu which includes a glass of wine and coffee is hard to beat. On this visit, the menu included a surprisingly flavorful gazpacho de pastèque au Xérès,...More

Thank Linda K
Reviewed 15 May 2017 via mobile

We went with friends who like us are from the USA. They have eaten here each of their seven visits to PARIS and were glad to share it with us. The lunch package for the day was amazingly delicious and a work of art, complete...More

Thank Jeanne N
Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

A few steps from Place d'Italie on a quiet street. This small and charming restaurant is worth a detour and won't break the bank. Seated quickly and with a smile, we opted for the set lunch menu, a steal at 38 Euros. The atmosphere was...More

Thank starliner1649
Reviewed 21 January 2017

A Parisian friend took me here for my birthday. We had an absolutely delightful time. The atmosphere was relaxed, the service very pleasant and the food perfectly prepared and presented. Although it wasn't cheap, given the quality of the meal, I thought it was very...More

Thank LRFoodFan
Nearby
Place d'Italie / Quartier Asiatique
Far off the beaten path, this part of Paris is a
forgotten gem worth exploring. Avenue d’Ivry houses
Europe's largest Chinatown with great Asian
supermarkets and shops, and a thrilling atmosphere
around Chinese New Year. Place d’Italie impresses
onlookers as soon as they set their eyes on it. Not
far, around La Butte aux Cailles, the streets suddenly
imitate provincial France and you’ll feel like you’ve
...More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Families with children, Romantic, Business meetings
Open Hours
Tuesday
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
7:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
7:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
7:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Friday
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
7:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
12:00 PM - 2:00 PM
7:30 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Butte aux Cailles 26 rue Bobillot, 75013 Paris, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Ile-de-France  >  Paris>  > Place d'Italie / Quartier Asiatique
  • Neighborhood: Place d'Italie / Quartier Asiatique
  • Phone Number: +33 1 53 80 24 00
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