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Hemingway Bar

15 Place Vendome, 75001 Paris, France
+33 1 43 16 30 30
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This small bar in the Ritz-Carlton is designed in Ernest Hemingway's style and features bartenders well-versed in Hemingway lore.
  • Excellent81%
  • Very good11%
  • Average3%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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“the ritz” (39 reviews)
“mini hot dogs” (2 reviews)
“vodka martini” (2 reviews)
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15 Place Vendome, 75001 Paris, France
Louvre / Palais-Royal
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+33 1 43 16 30 30
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Forget the bad reviews. Of course the cocktails cost more than a normal bar in Paris. This is the Hemingway Bar at the Ritz and a very special place which happens to be in its original condition. I love everything about it. We have been...More

Thank Michelle B
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

As a big fan of Hemingway and a yearly wannabee at the annual event in Key West, I seek out places Hemingway once visited. The bar at the Ritz was one of his favorite places for the few years he spent in Paris, and he...More

Thank elindoo
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We stayed at the Ritz for four days and the main bar was excellent. The Bar Hemingway was mediocre at best. I ordered a simple Old Fashioned and it was terrible. They made it again and it was average at best. Maybe they are not...More

Thank Riley888
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Ritz_Paris, Food and Beverage Director at Hemingway Bar, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Good afternoon, Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback. We are sorry that your experience at the Bar Hemingway did not meet your expectations and do regret we were not able to provide you with higher standard of service. Please accept our...More

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Reviewed 10 July 2018

dressing up for a Saturday night out in Paris is a highlight of our two trips there. my son, nephew, a buddy of mine, and myself, suited up for a night out on the town. dressed to the nines, as tight as you can get,...More

Thank jfranzoni
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Reviewed 6 July 2018

This place has a lot of great memories and drinking is taken to a different plateau. They are meticulous designing their drinks. Is about perfection and not about show. every mix is made at the bar and they are very careful about their delivery, perfect...More

Thank pogginotes
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Reviewed 3 July 2018 via mobile

I came here because I read about this bar at the Ritz Hotel many years ago in The Wall Street Journal and decided to put it on my bucket list. I am so glad that I did! Two years ago the Ritz was closed for...More

Thank gatorcindy
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Reviewed 14 June 2018

Special times - require a special bar - in Paris this is the one. Unique and amazing cocktails and presentation. Beautiful and intimate bar set in the incredible Ritz Hotel in Paris. We were there at 6:00 when it opens and our group of 8...More

1  Thank terrycarlson2018
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Reviewed 8 June 2018

Perfection. Bucket list. Divine. Can I live there? Mrs. Fitzgerald, your martini is ready. My only advice for the best experience is to make sure all the gentleman in your party are wearing tuxedos for your arrival.

Thank Robin W
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Reviewed 7 June 2018

Our party of six decided to make an attempt to have cocktails at Hemingway Bar during a recent trip to Paris. We were told to go early if we wanted to get a seat, so we went at 6:30 pm. They opened at 6:00, and...More

Thank SilkRoad404
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Reviewed 5 June 2018

Great experience at the Ritz Bar. Top notch service, elegance, class. Delicious champagne poured at your table from the bottle. The chips cashews & olives simply delicious. We loved our little visit to the bar which allowed us to feel a little extra special on...More

Thank angelface52786
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From the majestic Louvre to the regal Palais-Royal,
this neighbourhood oozes luxury. The grand arches
along Rue de Rivoli are shadowed by mosaics in front
of decorated vitrines and hotels. Place Vendôme is
lined with the world’s best jewelers and their
glittering window displays. Every other establishment
has someone to open the door for you or park your car.
You can spend hours gazing at its haute couture shops
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Scott A
17 June 2018|
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Response from Peter W | Reviewed this property |
No reservations, last time I went was a Sunday in February and it was busy but a few seats available so no queues. Best thing is to choose your day and time to not be on peak
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raevskyk
13 May 2018|
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Response from stefand387 | Reviewed this property |
I think if you behave its not a problem. I will be testing the age limit this year when I go with my grandsons.
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