Best French restaurants in Paris

Check out the top French restaurants in Paris, reviewed and ranked by the city’s locals
1. Le Bouillon Chartier
1. Le Bouillon Chartier
host-0host-1host-2
258 local reviews
7 Rue du Faubourg Montmartre, Paris
Open · Closes 12:00 AM (midnight)
+33 1 47 70 86 29
RestaurantPoint of interestFood
Phi
Traditional French restaurant - very low prices and very high quality. Tips: you must be prepared to eat in a…
Samuel
Very typical old fashion French restaurant. Enjoyed by both parisians and tourists.
Thomas
A very cut and cheap French restaurant. It's a typical French bistro.
1. Le Bouillon Chartier
1. Le Bouillon Chartier
host-0host-1host-2
258 local reviews
7 Rue du Faubourg Montmartre, Paris
Open · Closes 12:00 AM (midnight)
+33 1 47 70 86 29
Phi
Phi
Traditional French restaurant - very low prices and very high quality. Tips: you must be prepared to eat in a very big place with people at…
Samuel
Samuel
Very typical old fashion French restaurant. Enjoyed by both parisians and tourists.
Thomas
Thomas
A very cut and cheap French restaurant. It's a typical French bistro.
2. Le Baratin
2. Le Baratin
host-0host-1host-2
88 local reviews
BarRestaurantPoint of interest
Francesca
Very good, very well known (maybe too well known) French restaurant. Reservation highly recommended, specially…
Raymond
"Classic with a twist", French restaurant good for lunch and dinner. Reservation are recommended!
Florence
Very good french restaurant with a perfect wine selection. A bit expensive. You must reserve.
2. Le Baratin
2. Le Baratin
host-0host-1host-2
88 local reviews
Francesca
Francesca
Very good, very well known (maybe too well known) French restaurant. Reservation highly recommended, specially for dinners. Lunch is cheaper…
Raymond
Raymond
"Classic with a twist", French restaurant good for lunch and dinner. Reservation are recommended!
Florence
Florence
Very good french restaurant with a perfect wine selection. A bit expensive. You must reserve.
3. Astier
3. Astier
host-0host-1host-2
61 local reviews
44 Rue Jean-Pierre Timbaud, Paris
Closed · Opens 7:00 PM
+33 1 43 57 16 35
RestaurantPoint of interestFood
Bruno
Traditional French restaurant recommended by Gault & Millau: Creamy risottos from Piémont, oils from…
Pierre
Très bon restaurant français traditionnel avec les prix qui vont avec / Very good traditional french…
Thibaut
Tranditionnal french restaurant. An institution! 40/60E pp
3. Astier
3. Astier
host-0host-1host-2
61 local reviews
44 Rue Jean-Pierre Timbaud, Paris
Closed · Opens 7:00 PM
+33 1 43 57 16 35
Bruno
Bruno
Traditional French restaurant recommended by Gault & Millau: Creamy risottos from Piémont, oils from Beaujolais, chocolates by Pierre…
Pierre
Pierre
Très bon restaurant français traditionnel avec les prix qui vont avec / Very good traditional french restaurant with according prices
Thibaut
Thibaut
Tranditionnal french restaurant. An institution! 40/60E pp
4. Chez Janou
4. Chez Janou
host-0host-1host-2
135 local reviews
2 Rue Roger Verlomme, Paris
Closed · Opens 7:00 PM
+33 1 42 72 28 41
RestaurantPoint of interestFood
Justin
Very popular french restaurant on a beautiful little hidden spot under olivetrees. Kitchen is maybe not the…
Charlotte
Lovely French restaurant. Really good food. Not cheap, but not too expensive. Make a reservation- 01 42 72 28…
Sarah
Great French restaurant - specialized in Provençal cuisine
4. Chez Janou
4. Chez Janou
host-0host-1host-2
135 local reviews
2 Rue Roger Verlomme, Paris
Closed · Opens 7:00 PM
+33 1 42 72 28 41
Justin
Justin
Very popular french restaurant on a beautiful little hidden spot under olivetrees. Kitchen is maybe not the reason why people go there, more…
Charlotte
Charlotte
Lovely French restaurant. Really good food. Not cheap, but not too expensive. Make a reservation- 01 42 72 28 41 chezjanou.com‏
Sarah
Sarah
Great French restaurant - specialized in Provençal cuisine
5. Café de l'Industrie
5. Café de l'Industrie
host-0host-1host-2
177 local reviews
16 Rue St Sabin, Paris
Open · Closes 2:00 AM
+33 1 47 00 13 53
RestaurantPoint of interestFood
Sophie
Very good french restaurant for a nice price. 10-25e for a meal + starter or dessert and drink Service is fast
Christine
French restaurant offering classis dishes in a warm patina atmosphere. Relatively cheap.
Alexis
Best French restaurant in the area. Pretty much my favorite restaurant in Paris!
5. Café de l'Industrie
5. Café de l'Industrie
host-0host-1host-2
177 local reviews
16 Rue St Sabin, Paris
Open · Closes 2:00 AM
+33 1 47 00 13 53
Sophie
Sophie
Very good french restaurant for a nice price. 10-25e for a meal + starter or dessert and drink Service is fast
Christine
Christine
French restaurant offering classis dishes in a warm patina atmosphere. Relatively cheap.
Alexis
Alexis
Best French restaurant in the area. Pretty much my favorite restaurant in Paris!
6. Frenchie
6. Frenchie
host-0host-1host-2
92 local reviews
RestaurantPoint of interestFood
Guillaume
Very nice french restaurant ! ( excellent food and wine )
Sebastiano
One of the best French restaurants at the right price
Pierre
Very good french restaurant, unique in Paris
6. Frenchie
6. Frenchie
host-0host-1host-2
92 local reviews
Guillaume
Guillaume
Very nice french restaurant ! ( excellent food and wine )
Sebastiano
Sebastiano
One of the best French restaurants at the right price
Pierre
Pierre
Very good french restaurant, unique in Paris
7. Le Pantruche
7. Le Pantruche
host-0host-1host-2
102 local reviews
3 Rue Victor Massé, Paris
Closed · Opens 7:30 PM
+33 1 48 78 55 60
RestaurantPoint of interestFood
Stéphanie
Très bon restaurant français. Menu à 36€. Réservation conseillée! Very good French restaurant. You should…
Host In Paris
Excellent restaurant français, très sympatique. Pensez à réserver Great french restaurant - do not forget to…
Stephen
An amazing french restaurant, with fabulous food. You'll need to book early.
7. Le Pantruche
7. Le Pantruche
host-0host-1host-2
102 local reviews
3 Rue Victor Massé, Paris
Closed · Opens 7:30 PM
+33 1 48 78 55 60
Stéphanie
Stéphanie
Très bon restaurant français. Menu à 36€. Réservation conseillée! Very good French restaurant. You should make a reservation!
Host In Paris
Host In Paris
Excellent restaurant français, très sympatique. Pensez à réserver Great french restaurant - do not forget to book in advance.
Stephen
Stephen
An amazing french restaurant, with fabulous food. You'll need to book early.
8. Chez l'Ami Louis
8. Chez l'Ami Louis
host-0host-1host-2
34 local reviews
32 Rue du Vertbois, Paris
Closed · Opens 7:30 PM
+33 1 48 87 77 48
RestaurantPoint of interestFood
Benoit
Well known typical French restaurant There are Other nice restaurants in the same street
Carole
Very famous French restaurant, quite expensive
Roddy
Typical French restaurant (the best foie gras)
8. Chez l'Ami Louis
8. Chez l'Ami Louis
host-0host-1host-2
34 local reviews
32 Rue du Vertbois, Paris
Closed · Opens 7:30 PM
+33 1 48 87 77 48
Benoit
Benoit
Well known typical French restaurant There are Other nice restaurants in the same street
Carole
Carole
Very famous French restaurant, quite expensive
Roddy
Roddy
Typical French restaurant (the best foie gras)
9. Le Café des Musées
9. Le Café des Musées
host-0host-1host-2
42 local reviews
49 Rue de Turenne, Paris
Open · Closes 10:30 PM
+33 1 42 72 96 17
CafeBarRestaurant
Pierre
Excellent cosy french restaurant with unusually nice service. French classical cuisine, finely prepared…
Kathleen
Great French restaurant - authentic in every sense with expert wait staff and good atmosphere. 01 42 72 96 17
Sophie
An excellent french restaurant, you'll find the classic entrecôtes, andouillette and french fries of course
9. Le Café des Musées
9. Le Café des Musées
host-0host-1host-2
42 local reviews
49 Rue de Turenne, Paris
Open · Closes 10:30 PM
+33 1 42 72 96 17
Pierre
Pierre
Excellent cosy french restaurant with unusually nice service. French classical cuisine, finely prepared. Speaks english.
Kathleen
Kathleen
Great French restaurant - authentic in every sense with expert wait staff and good atmosphere. 01 42 72 96 17
Sophie
Sophie
An excellent french restaurant, you'll find the classic entrecôtes, andouillette and french fries of course
10. Le Petit Vingtième
10. Le Petit Vingtième
host-0host-1host-2
33 local reviews
381 Rue des Pyrénées, Paris
Closed · Opens 7:30 PM
+33 1 43 49 34 50
RestaurantPoint of interestFood
Kathleen
Passed this French restaurant on the bus today & it looks great, positive reviews. Organic, seasonal…
Gaëlle
Très bon restaurant bistronomique, pour gourmets. Very good French restaurant, for food lovers.
Garance
Très bon restaurant français (une étoile au guide Michelin) - Nice french restaurant
10. Le Petit Vingtième
10. Le Petit Vingtième
host-0host-1host-2
33 local reviews
381 Rue des Pyrénées, Paris
Closed · Opens 7:30 PM
+33 1 43 49 34 50
Kathleen
Kathleen
Passed this French restaurant on the bus today & it looks great, positive reviews. Organic, seasonal ingredients with a good wine list which…
Gaëlle
Gaëlle
Très bon restaurant bistronomique, pour gourmets. Very good French restaurant, for food lovers.
Garance
Garance
Très bon restaurant français (une étoile au guide Michelin) - Nice french restaurant
11. Les Routiers
11. Les Routiers
host-0host-1host-2
43 local reviews
50bis Rue Marx Dormoy, Paris
Closed · Opens 7:00 PM
+33 1 46 07 93 80
BarRestaurantPoint of interest
Quentin
Crazy old school french restaurant, hard to find these days. Traditionnal french cuisine, Foie gras, meat,…
Damien
A must see of the neighbourhood, typical french restaurant, only fresh products and classical meals. Be…
Jean-Francois
Amazing french restaurant, not to be missed. It's a bit expensive but worth every penny of it.
11. Les Routiers
11. Les Routiers
host-0host-1host-2
43 local reviews
50bis Rue Marx Dormoy, Paris
Closed · Opens 7:00 PM
+33 1 46 07 93 80
Quentin
Quentin
Crazy old school french restaurant, hard to find these days. Traditionnal french cuisine, Foie gras, meat, fish, even snails ! Good wines…
Damien
Damien
A must see of the neighbourhood, typical french restaurant, only fresh products and classical meals. Be carefull, meals are huge !
Jean-Francois
Jean-Francois
Amazing french restaurant, not to be missed. It's a bit expensive but worth every penny of it.
12. L'Estaminet
12. L'Estaminet
host-0host-1host-2
49 local reviews
116 Rue Oberkampf, Paris
Open · Closes 2:00 AM
+33 1 43 57 34 29
RestaurantBarPoint of interest
Tiffanie & Charles
Typical french restaurant not too expensive. Bistrot style, perfect if you like tiny places with a warm…
Pierre
Bon restaurant français avec un très bon rapport qualité / prix. Good french restaurant with a good value for…
Albin
Very nice french restaurant - good prices
12. L'Estaminet
12. L'Estaminet
host-0host-1host-2
49 local reviews
116 Rue Oberkampf, Paris
Open · Closes 2:00 AM
+33 1 43 57 34 29
Tiffanie & Charles
Tiffanie & Charles
Typical french restaurant not too expensive. Bistrot style, perfect if you like tiny places with a warm atmosphere Always busy but you…
Pierre
Pierre
Bon restaurant français avec un très bon rapport qualité / prix. Good french restaurant with a good value for the price.
Albin
Albin
Very nice french restaurant - good prices