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84 rue de Varenne, 75007 Paris, France
+33 1 45 51 47 33
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good13%
  • Average9%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible5%
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French, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
84 rue de Varenne, 75007 Paris, France
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Reviewed 4 days ago

If you want to experience the top level of dining for French cuisine and you are happy to pay for it then this is one of the top restaurants in Paris, but come with an open mind, and remember that the chef has been aiming...More

Thank calexc2017
Reviewed 1 week ago

We had both the vegetarian and the one with some variations. The vegetarian menu was a true revelation. Some of the food nearly made us cry. One of the best restaurants in the world without a doubt.

Thank Aleksey I
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Visited the place with my wife. The last visit done was about 4 years ago when the place was primarily farm to table. This time the menu was expanded but it is still as good as we remembered. Choose the Ala Cart menu with black...More

Thank hktransplant
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Alain Passard deserves all the credit for being & staying on top over the past decades. Thus a « kid apprentice » when Bocuse showed the way, he magnifies « la cuisine du terroir français » as we French like it. Modern but not too contemporary, tasty by not...More

Thank Salomon S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It is the year anniversary of when I dined at L'Arpège for my birthday. I must repost an updated version of my review in order to remind guests that this establishment does not deserve their stars nor warrant their euros! The chef needs to check...More

2  Thank Zanotti-A-broad
Reviewed 5 January 2018

I have been twice at L'Arpege and the experience has been impeccable. It is a dance of flavors and beautiful presentation. The service just flows while you are at the restuarant. Vegetables become the "star of the night" in the many ways and forms that...More

2  Thank pogginotes
Reviewed 3 January 2018 via mobile

We took the menu découverte and enjoyed the 15 to 17 dishes mostly vegetable based. The preparation is extremely sophisticated and the flavours exceptional. We were just bothered by a crazy woman who acted foolishly and of course left without paying. We would have hoped...More

Thank Renaud S
Reviewed 31 December 2017

We have eaten in all of the Michelin 3 star restaurants in Paris and many 2 and 1 star restaurants and this last visit to L'Arpege was terrible, firstly the place is cramped, tables on top of other tables, in a top restaurant you expect...More

4  Thank mark m
Reviewed 28 December 2017 via mobile

We just came out of l'arpege where we went with my wife and really had a terrible experience First the venue itself is grey, badly lit and tables are quite close The service was very formal and uptight with unfortunately no explanation on the dishes...More

Thank jeremiemoritz
Reviewed 26 December 2017 via mobile

Where to start? We met the chef on the street as we were about to enter who enthusiastically greeted us as we exchanged Joyeux Noel...We were promptly seated for our 1:30 reservation and settled in for an afternoon of sublime culinary indulgence...presentations were artful; aromas...More

1  Thank Anne C
Tour Eiffel / Invalides
With the Eiffel Tower at its core, the Invalides area
of Paris is guaranteed to impress. Golden towers and
Baron Haussmann's urban vision meet military
precision, stretching avenues, and luscious lawns. The
area boasts the Musée D’Orsay, the tomb of Napoleon,
the National Parliament and UNESCO, as well as
luxurious, exclusive residences. In fine restaurants
and at the weekend markets, families, diplomats, and
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12 January 2018|
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Response from MarianaPavanRibeiro | Reviewed this property |
It is not a problem if you can have your kids sited at the table the whole time because the space between tables are not big and the restaurant does not have that family environment.
Emma W
2 October 2017|
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Response from Plisch | Reviewed this property |
380€ for the menu Terre et Mer 320€ for vegetables only menu
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Response from rockwiththedoc | Reviewed this property |
We booked through the concierge about 2 months in advance.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$150 - US$498
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
7:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
7:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
7:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
7:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
7:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 84 rue de Varenne, 75007 Paris, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Ile-de-France  >  Paris>  > Tour Eiffel / Invalides
  • Neighbourhood: Tour Eiffel / Invalides
  • Phone Number: +33 1 45 51 47 33
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