Restaurants

A meal in a restaurant in Paris for just a few euros? Find out where this is possible with our selection of cheap restaurants.

Goûtu, Paris © DR

A meal in a restaurant in Paris for just a few euros? Find out where this is possible with our selection of cheap restaurants.

What you get: quality cooking and a cheap menu, and good ingredients to please your palate and your wallet!

Right in the heart of up-scale districts, Goütu is a new concept in fast food, which offers a wide range of sandwiches from 1 euro!

For a light meal, for your figure (and your budget), Rafaël by Ilana has salads that you can put together yourself for only 8 euros.

Supernature, Paris © DR

And for inexpensive organic food, go to the canteen Super Nature near to the grands boulevards.

For French specialities, here are two fab no-fuss restaurants. The Cour du faubourg, just a few steps from the Bastille, is one of the cheapest restaurants in Paris.The cooking is simple and copious and the prices unbeatable: open lunchtime only, this (social reinsertion) restaurant has a menu at €9.50.

And opposite the Centre Pompidou, the Bistrot de Beaubourg serves traditional dishes at competitive prices.

Kunitoraya, Paris © DR

If you have a taste for something different, you’ll find cuisine with exotic flavours at affordable prices. For the best in Asian cooking at inexpensive prices, head over to the Chinese district in the 13th arrondissement.

A change of scenery is guaranteed at Tricotin and Pho Banh Cuon 14, two really friendly canteens.

Less well-known, but just as delicious, Korean cooking is worth going out of your way for. A great place to sample it is Bibimbap, by the Jardin des Plantes.

And for fans of Japanese cooking, there are dozens of canteens in and around rue Saint-Anne, such as Higuma, Kunitoraya or Yasube. In these lively places, you can eat lamens, ramens, or even sushi, from 2 euros.

Restaurant du Monde Carrousel du Louvre - cuisine française

And now, a change of decor with Bec Fin, which has couscous, paella and other oriental specialities on the menu.

Do you enjoy Italian cooking? For a quick lunch, go to Pizza rustica or Nooï which serves numerous types of delicious pizza and pasta dishes.

As for the Italian restaurant Il Goto, it offers a menu which is great value for money.

Finally, if you can’t make your mind up what you would like to eat, the Restaurants du monde at the Carrousel du Louvre have 10 Comptoirs Cuisine du Monde (world cooking eateries): Spain, Morocco, Turkey … The choice is yours.

 

Also see Where to eat in Paris?

Restaurants du Monde au Carrousel du Louvre Adhérent

Restaurant original for its venue or entertainment | In a museum or monument
99 rue de Rivoli - Carrousel du Louvre, Paris, 75001

'Restaurants du Monde' is a truly unique experience! Here, in an exceptionally design and innovative setting of 2,000m2, discover......

Nooï

Fast food
15 rue Danielle Casanova, Paris, 75001

Pasta to take away or eat in. Quick service. You choose everything: pasta cooked on site, sauces (a dozen on the menu), cheese......

Pizza Rustica

Fast food
24 rue Saint-André-des-Arts, Paris, 75006

Pizza Rustica was created in 2007 by Italian gourmet chefs who wanted to bring the traditional rectangular pizza slice,......

Bibimbap

Traditional French cuisine
32 boulevard de l'Hôpital, Paris, 75005

Bibimbap is a typical Korean restaurant situated only around 200 m from the Museum of National History, in the 5th......

Au Bistrot Beaubourg

Bistro
25 rue Quincampoix, Paris, 75003

For twenty years, this place has set the standard for bars in the Halles district. The Bistrot Beaubourg has the endless charm of......

Goûtu

Fast food
51 rue Le Peletier, Paris, 75009

A sandwich for €1. The Goûtu offers fresh, delicious, made-to-order sandwiches for the modest price of €1. Other more elaborated......

Higuma

Traditional French cuisine
32 bis rue Sainte-Anne, Paris, 75001

_You only have to look at the queue outside to see how popular this modest establishment in rue Sainte-Anne is. No sashimi here,......

Il Goto

Traditional French cuisine
212 bis rue de Charenton, Paris, 75012

Il Goto is a little slice of Italy in the 12th arrondissement of Paris. Run by a couple of Italians passionate about food, this......

Kunitoraya

Traditional French cuisine
5 rue Villedo, Paris, 75001

Japanese soups Atmosphere: A pleasant Japanese ‘canteen’ with quick service and delicious food. As with all the......

Le Bec Fin

Traditional French cuisine
Chez Said - 15 rue du faubourg Saint-Martin, Paris, 75010

At Bec Fin, generous portions of couscous are served at very modest prices. Choose from Berber couscous, roasted couscous,......

Pho Banh Cuon 14

Traditional French cuisine
129 avenue de Choisy, Paris, 75013

Specialists in Tonkinese soup! The Pho Banh Cuon 14 is one of the only places to serve this soup made from rice noodles and beef.......

Supernature

Fast food
12 rue Trévise, Paris, 75009

This organic canteen has a refined style and the service couldn't be more attentive. Most of the pictures on the walls feature......

Tricotin

Fast food
15 avenue de Choisy, Paris, 75013

Welcome to the most famous Chinese canteen in the Chinese district! Don't be put off by the queue, the fast turn-around or the......

Yasube

Traditional French cuisine
9 rue Sainte-Anne, Paris, 75001

The rue Saint-Anne has a reputation for good Japanese restaurants. The Yasube is no exception and offers traditional cuisine in a......