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Banana Cafe

#362 of 469 Nightlife in Paris
Open Now: 18:00 - 05:30
Open today: 18:00 - 05:30
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Fun for aperitif

We made this our regular apero place whilst in Paris- the staff were welcoming and the drinks well... read more

Reviewed 13 August 2018
francesbb
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Perth, Australia
via mobile
Overpriced and rude aggressive staff

We popped in here on a high after a fantastic few days in Paris. The place itself was a bit... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
jamesb19812015
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Brighton and Hove, United Kingdom
via mobile
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  • Average12%
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13 Aug 2018
“Fun for aperitif ”
1 week ago
“Overpriced and rude aggressive staff”
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One of the most popular nightspots with the Parisian gay crowd.
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13 rue de la Ferronnerie, 75001 Paris, France
Les Halles
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We popped in here on a high after a fantastic few days in Paris. The place itself was a bit grubby, but decided to go in seeing we were in the area and read some ok reviews. The bar staff were fake and pretended that...More

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed 13 August 2018 via mobile

We made this our regular apero place whilst in Paris- the staff were welcoming and the drinks well priced.

Date of experience: April 2018
Thank francesbb
Reviewed 3 August 2018

First time for us in Paris, and we really had fun that night ! we were just passing by the street when we felt that people were really enjoying so we went in, we did not regret this last minute night-out ! Stuff was incredibly...More

Date of experience: July 2018
1  Thank aussietimi
Reviewed 18 January 2018

It was celebrating night and we drank worth for over 100 EUROS. Instead of getting any complementary drinks, the woman in the service was really rude and moreover they almost made us pay for a cocktail we didn't even take. Positively, and firstly we thought...More

Date of experience: January 2018
Thank Che M
Reviewed 5 July 2017 via mobile

I asked why I had to pay a cover charge on a Wednesday night and the bouncer *literally* pushed me out - saying in French that theu dont want me. it was incredible!!!!

Date of experience: July 2017
Thank oseric
Reviewed 2 July 2017

Rating less than terrible. Bad experience. The drinks are not better than what you can do cheaper at home and they have a very racist barman.

Date of experience: July 2017
1  Thank CatalinaTC
Reviewed 30 June 2017 via mobile

Terrible rude staff. Don't do it. We got here 15 mins before the end of happy hour and we're charged full price.

Date of experience: June 2017
1  Thank ChristopherWilliamE
Reviewed 17 June 2017 via mobile

Fantastic night in banana The place to be ! Very fun ! My friends invite me there and it was just incredible !!! Crazy !!!

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Angel's D
Reviewed 4 March 2017 via mobile

€20 entry plus free drink of your choice. Tiny upstairs bar. Choice was very limited. Bar man was pathetic, acted as if he had a busy bar to attend when we asked for just two drinks. We would have understood the attitude if the place...More

Date of experience: March 2017
2  Thank Ben W
Reviewed 4 February 2017 via mobile

We arrived and were told we couldn't sit in a booth as it was for a bigger group. This seemed ridiculous in a bar with only 6 customers. The staff and drinks were average. Not pleased to see the bar tender use his hands to...More

Date of experience: February 2017
1  Thank LKL24
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Historically the central iron-clad market of Paris,
Les Halles has evolved architecturally since then but
the pulsating energy has stayed the same. Now it
houses the main shopping mall, which nestles
underground surrounded by fast-food take-aways and
international restaurants coupled with beautiful
churches and the old commodity exchange. Parallel to
it are the high-street stores of Rue de Rivoli and
...More
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