Free Wi-Fi Hotspots in the 12th Arrondissement of Paris

Where to Connect In the Area

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Please note: This list is not necessarily exhaustive, and while it was accurate at the time this article was published, services may change at any time.

Comprising districts including the Gare de Lyon-Bercy area and the Bastille neighborhood, the 12th arrondissement is full of busy cafes and restaurants, making it fairly easy to find free wifi in this area. Also make sure to try to connect to the city's free wi-fi scheme in areas such as public parks and squares, as well as libraries.

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Cafes, Bars and Restaurants

  • Le Cafe de Pauline: 9 rue de l’Ambroisie, Métro Cour St Emilion
  • La Gazzetta: 29 rue de Cotte, Métro Ledru-Rollin
  • Cafe 202: 202, rue Faubourg Saint Antoine, Métro Faidherbe-Chaligny
  • La Valise: 36, boulevard Diderot, Métro Gare de Lyon
  • McDonald's Reuilly-Diderot: 116 boulevard Diderot, Métro Reuilly Diderot
  • McDonald's Ledru-Rollin: 80 rue Traversière, Métro Ledru-Rollin
  • O' Cantina Cafe: 161, avenue Daumesnil, Métro Dugommier
  • La Liberte: 196, rue du faubourg St Antoine, Métro Faiherbe Chaligny
  • Dalou: 30 place de la Nation, Metro Nation
  • L'Apprenti: 257 avenue Daumesnil, Metro Michel Bizot

Parks, Gardens and Squares (Paris Municipal Wi-Fi Service)

  • Square Saint Eloi: 12, rue Sainte Claire Deville, Metro Montgallet
  • Jardin de l'Arsenal: Boulevard de la Bastille, Metro Sully-Morland
  • Parc de Bercy: 1, cour Chamonard, Metro Bercy
  • Jardin de Reuilly: 1 rue Albinoni, Metro Montgallet
  • Promenade Plantee: Allée Vivaldi, Metro Gare de Lyon
  • Square Charles Peguy: 21 rue Rottembourg, Metro Michel Bizot

Public Libraries With Free Connections 

  • Bibliothèque Saint-Eloi: 23 rue du Colonel Rozanoff, Metro Reuilly-Diderot
  • Bibliotheque Diderot: 42 avenue Daumesnil, Metro Reuilly-Diderot

    Note: To access the Paris Municipal Wi-Fi server (free access), follow the instructions at this page.