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    80, quai de Jemmapes
    75010 Paris
    Métro : République or Goncourt
    Free admission or by donation.

    from 11.00 am to 02.00 am, even on public holidays,
    with a few exceptions.
    The concept-store is open from 11 am to 7 pm.

    +33 1 44 88 24 48

    Click here for more information.


    Since centuries, as far as the concept of commercial trade exists, merchants in transit put ingreat places with their caravan where each share a moment of rest, discuss and trade or sale a share of their goods before getting back on the road. Those places are called the caravanserais.
    Defender and diffuser of civilisation from here and abroad, Le Comptoir Général rearranged its store activities and invites you to discover its selection of rare objects in an intanglement of goods sets alike those improvised marketplace we can still see in the middle east.
    In addition to permanant african chip shop Le Marché Noir and recycled goods Le Centre des Objets Perdus, visitors would dive into the 1001 treasures detected on the commercial roads from all around the world arranged in four main catégories.

    The precious objects: True treasures of savoir-faire and ingenuity, traded with those sidewalk vendors of exotic lands. Some of these pieces have a cultural and aesthetic priceless value. Valuable antiquities, jewelery, scepter,… Those rarities under coasters will delight the seasoned collectors as well as exceptional objects lovers.

    The Toys chest. The already wide collection of toys of Le Comptoir General has been expanded. Educative games, selection of vintage pieces,… you will have the possibility to get enough to smartly amuse youngsters. Moreover a wide selection of figurine of the emblematic brand Papo will make it possible to reassemble a big part of the world wildlife in their own bedroom.

    The alimentary stall: Glazed marmites, wok stove, steaming baskets, instruments to cut, peel, slice, carve,… Le Comptoir Général had to make a real proposition around the art of table. You will find mostly all what you need to make the iconic african, asian or oceanian recepies to succeed your dishes and bring some sun in your kitchen.

    The indispensables of the traveler: The journey is an other topic we wanted to bring through two ways. ashtrays from Tunisia, postcard from Finland, pictures of the great wall of China, the first is a selection of souvenirs of trips other people have made instead of you. The second booth related to travel gather all we need to take the road from backbags, snags, compass to luggage etiquettes. And for those who appreciate journeys without the thrill of the movement you wil also have access to a wide collection of world wie stamps and accessories from the movie Indiana Jones. All you need to live your adventures without leaving your couch.

    The vegetal dispensary : Last but not least, as vegetation is an important matter of Le Comptoir Generalan array of vegetal products, potted plantes, flowers, terrariums selected by our botanist, but also cosmetic plant made products will be available.
  • Programme
    Mois de : December
    • 15/06/2016 21h - 2h

      CUCURUCHO DJ set

      D'origine espagnole mais avec un coeur africain DJ Cucurucho est le co-fondateur de Groovalizacion Radio, une plateforme internationale dédiée à la diffusion des musiques périphériques présent dans plus de 20 pays. Ce véritable groove-trotter a mixé dans des clubs et festivals en France, Espagne, Portugal, Allemagne, Suède, UK, Belgique, Pays-Bas, Italie, Mali, Argentine ou Turquie entre autres. Depuis 2007 il a partagé la scene avec artistes comment Salif Keita, Seu Jorge, Bomba Estereo, Chicha Libre, Balkan Beat Box, Systema Solar, La Yegros, Gypsies of Rajasthan, Deladap !, Shantel, Uproot Andy, Makala, Captain Cumbia, iZem, Cheif Boima, Funky Bompa, Hugo Mendez entre autres.".

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    • 16/06/2016 21h - 2h

      MICHEL-D DJ set

      Michel D is a Paris-based DJ and producer who's been helping people shake their ass for over ten years. He was central to the infamous Cliché parties that shook East London between 2006 and 2010, and was one half of the much-loved Electro-Pop duo Studio Montaigne Now focused on doing his own thing, his eclectic sets take in Disco, House, Techno, and Pop with a singular purpose: MOVEMENT.

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    • 17/06/2016 21h - 2h

      BEN-J DJ set

      Ben-J is one of two members, with Jacky, of French rap group Neg' Marrons. He will be behind the turntables to show you his musical universe (Hip-Hop, Dancehall ....).

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    • 18/06/2016 21h - 2h


      The Groove Gifter is a capverdian Dj who always displays his eclectic musical universe : afro-house, african music and a special selection of capverdian music. A sharp selection to keep you on your feet all night long.

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  • Privatization / Event
    In the shadow of Le Comptoir Général, a wide range of talents works every day to create the magical atmosphere of the temple: decorators, guides, musicians, DJs, photographers, barmaids, magicians, sorcerers, landscape architects, illustrators, dancers...
        Our team with rare and valuable talents is at your disposal to design and implement any type of event.
    Le Comptoir Général is made of 4 areas : Le Snack Local (restaurant), La Salle de Bal (bar, lounges, privatization), la Salle de Classe (bar, privatization) and WALT offices (team buildings, privatization)
    Le Comptoir Général is also a restaurant, where the cuisine is inspired by street food from all around the world: that is the magic of the Snack Local. Open daily at mealtimes.Bookings available only for lunch and Sunday brunch:
    Our private lounge areas are available for booking for groups of 6 to 30 people, Wednesday to Saturday from 6 pm. Relax, eat, laugh and drink with your mind free as booking automatically includes a drinks and catering formula. For more information and booking requests:
    Le Comptoir Général provides the following for privatization:
    - Walt Room : A team building space for up to 50 people (60m2)
    - Class Room : A seminar space for up to 120 people (150m2)
    - The whole place : a seminar space and dancing party for up to 230 people (350m2).For any privatization request:
    Le Comptoir Général is open to your events ideas. If you wish to join the adventure,  contact us at :
    We will also consider your specific requests concerning interviews and shootings, as they are subject to conditions and approval.