These are lively places where you can enjoy a hearty meal with
great traditional style French food focusing on specialities from the South and South West
of France, but you can also just go there for a drink as well, even without ordering any
Another venue known as the Chez Papa Restaurant and Jazz club, situated on Rue St Benoit
in the 6th Arrondissement of Paris, is a great place
for a meal whilst enjoying live music from jazz bands, or just popping there for an
evening out with friends and great music.
These restaurants in Paris are not as fancy
as top restaurants, yet have a very welcoming,
lively and friendly atmosphere where you can see pictures on the walls from Papa, the
founder, and the meals served are decent sized portions, which is quite a novelty in
Some of the delights on offer can include duck with leeks, cassoulet, the Chez Papa salad
which includes cheese, fried potatoes, ham and duck, but they are also vegetarian
friendly, as many of the meals can be arranged without meat for people.
Restaurant Guide Key Points
Chez Papa is open every day of the week for both lunch and dinner and does not close until
early hours of the morning.
Suitable for all the family and no particular dress code.
The cost of a meal is very reasonable and probably one of the cheapest you will find in
Paris. Especially when you consider the size of the dishes served and the quality of
the French cuisine, these have become an instant hit in Paris! You can get a lunch
for around 10 and a dinner for around 20 upwards, but some options start as
low as 7.
They do not take reservations and it is highly recommended to arrive at the beginning of
lunch or dinner, as they get so busy you could end up waiting a couple of hours to get a
Addresses & Contact Details:
29 Rue de l'arcade
Telephone: 1 42 65 43 68
6 Rue Gassendi
Telephone: 1 43 22 41 19
206 Rue Lafayette
Telephone: 1 42 09 53 87
101 Rue de la Croix-Nivert
Telephone: 1 48 28 31 88
3 Rue St Benoit
Telephone: 1 42 86 99 63