Le Timbre by Barbra Austin

Le Timbre

A loyal neighborhood clientele keeps the twenty-or-so seats filled at this tiny bistro, run by English chef-owner Chris Wright.

Practical information

Address: 3 rue Ste. Beuve, 75006
Nearest transport: Vavin (4)
Hours: Closed Sunday and Monday
Reservations: Book a few days in advance
Telephone: 01 45 49 10 40
Average price for lunch: 20-34€
Average price for dinner: 20-34€
Style of cuisine: Classic French
Special attributes: prix-fixe, market-based cooking

Reviews of interest

David Lebovitz (2010) “Every time I eat at Le Timbre, I wonder why I don’t eat at this petit restaurant more often.”

Barbra Austin via Girls’ Guide to Paris (2010) “A meal at the tiny le Timbre should leave bistro lovers with a big smile.”

François Simon (2008) “Un endroit minuscule, vingt couverts, un chef en vitrine…Séduit ? et oui !”

TimeOut “Chris Wright’s restaurant, open kitchen included, might be the size of the average student garret, but this Mancunian aims high…”




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