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Calm and quiet

I visited it with a colleague while waiting for a train. We had to wait 10 minutes to have a seat... read more

Reviewed 12 December 2017
Francesco M
Naples, Italy
Exquisitely average

Others have explained: you are going to receive little attention; the order will arrive slowly... read more

Reviewed 25 January 2014
Jenny F
Paradou, France
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  • Excellent5%
  • Very good31%
  • Average39%
  • Poor10%
  • Terrible15%
12 Dec 2017
“Calm and quiet”
4 May 2018
“Cozy; Overpriced”
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Train Bleu Restaurant | Gare de Lyon, Paris, France
Bercy / Nation
+33 1 43 43 09 06
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Reviewed 5 May 2018

This "bar" is off to the left of the entrance to the dazzling Belle Epoque Train Bleu dining room in the Gare de Lyon. I find it to offer a wonderful respite from the station's hectic activity below. Big Ben proved to be the perfect...More

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Reviewed 12 December 2017

I visited it with a colleague while waiting for a train. We had to wait 10 minutes to have a seat, we choose an espresso forte (€ 6) and a grapefruit juive (€ 8,50) Nice pricey ambient

Thank Francesco M
Reviewed 11 March 2017

I see in the reviews a broad spread of ratings for The BB Bar. It should be pointed out that the Bar and Le Train Bleu Restaurant are one in the same -- kitchens, staff, entrance/exit -- just different sections. The Big Ben Bar takes...More

2  Thank vincent13520
Reviewed 9 September 2015 via mobile

I cannot express how bad this place is. The food is poor and service is beyond poor. The ambience is ok but I also enjoyed being on the street outside so that means nothing

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Reviewed 25 January 2014

Others have explained: you are going to receive little attention; the order will arrive slowly; and you will pay much, much more than you should [even in Paris]. However, you are in the train station [where you have arrived or are about to depart, and...More

2  Thank Jenny F
Reviewed 10 April 2012

Came here with my parents on their last morning in town before carrying on to Gare du Nord to see them off - wanted a nice place to have a coffee in Paris, and for the interior I really can't think of anywhere better, the...More

3  Thank IzzBert
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Bercy / Nation
Nestled between the Seine, Bastille, and Père Lachaise
lies a peaceful side of town where wide avenues and
impressive buildings accompany green spaces and small
parks. Landscaped havens are plentiful, from the Bercy
Park to La Coulée Verte and most impressively the Bois
de Vincennes, which even contains a medieval castle on
its doorstep. For an escape from the masses head to
this calming neighbourhood where real Parisians make
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