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Le Grand Vefour

17 rue de Beaujolais | 17 rue de beaujolais, 75001 Paris, France
+33 1 42 96 56 27
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good16%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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French, Vegetarian Friendly
17 rue de Beaujolais | 17 rue de beaujolais, 75001 Paris, France
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

If you are looking for great fine food in a historic dining room, please look no further. Location of the restaurant is prime and Chef Guy Martin one of the greatest Chef in the world. Do not miss the foie gras ravioles with truffles, and...More

1  Thank Julienhk
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It was a special dinner for me in this glorious 18th century, decorative arts style restaurant, and has been on my list to go to for many years. I booked it weeks ago and then I became nervous about going as reviews I read just...More

Thank TonyaLJ
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The food would normally rate this a three star, but giving it's very high price tag there's no excuse for poor service and eighty degree temperatures inside the restaurant. I'm not sure if the heat was making the servers miserable enough to forget their jobs,...More

Thank David D
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This beautiful historic restaurant did not disappoint. We had a classic 3 hour gastronomic experience to remember. Wonderful wines, courses that never seem to end with stunning main dishes. I tried the lobster which was superb. Wait staff are very gracious and friendly, it's just...More

Thank Ray L
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I am told by french friends that "Ruineux" means "exceedingly expensive", well Le Grand Vefour gives you both (Champagne Ruinart and a bill that can be described as "ruineux" !), perhaps this is also because the restaurant belongs to ... Champagne Ruinart, part of the...More

Thank Gurumet
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Le Grand Vefour is a beautiful restaurant with a impressive history in the heart of Paris' Palais Royal complex. It used to have three Michelin stars, now reduced to two. The dining rooms are crowded with far too little space between the tables. There are...More

4  Thank Gunnar N
Reviewed 21 May 2017

Food was good, not perfect though. Service started out great and attentive and then deteriorated. We sat for nearly an hour waiting for the check. 2 people over 700 euros. Disappointed.

2  Thank emgtraveller
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

It is an luxurious, majestic restaurant. We ordered the fixed menu for lunch- it is 115€ for person. The meal include starter, main dish and dessert. In addition, We got numerous appetizers with the meal and cheese plate. Everything was special, unique and delicious!!!! The...More

Thank Dana B
Reviewed 14 April 2017 via mobile

The restaurant itself is a fantasticly decorated room in the Palais Royale and has an interesting history as the former Cafe where some of the French Revolution was planned. However it is trading on its past and is now show over substance. The staff are...More

3  Thank IBrisbane
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

* Had lunch with friends. * Closed through August. * Reservation is must. * Food is feast. * Very old historical restaurant. * Decoration ana paintings are worth to see. * Each plate has a different decoration. * Desert menu and taste excellent. * Prices...More

Thank fsgucum
Louvre / Palais-Royal
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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Sharon P
Do you only have dinner time slot of 2 hours. How bang weejs are you booked out for a Friday night ? Regards Sharon.
9 November 2016|
Response from Christian D | Property representative |
Dear Mrs Sharon, Following to your e-mail, the service for dinner is starting at 8:00 PM but you can come later, until 9:45 PM. Then, you can take your time to enjoy the famous cuisine of the chef! For other information... More
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Can you take a lunch reservation via email for June 29, 2016?
15 June 2016|
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Response from thomassH2929UA | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I did not see this. you need to contact the restaurant directly.
Jan W
Do men need a coat and tie at lunch?
5 February 2015|
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Response from Christian D | Property representative |
Dear Mr Jan, A lunch, tie is not mandatory, as well as jacket. For dinner jacket is desirable but not required. Waiting for the pleasure to welcome you, Best Regards, Christian David Restaurant Le Grand Véfour
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$129 - US$283
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
12:30 - 14:00
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 17 rue de Beaujolais | 17 rue de beaujolais, 75001 Paris, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Ile-de-France  >  Paris>  > Louvre / Palais-Royal
  • Neighbourhood: Louvre / Palais-Royal
  • Phone Number: +33 1 42 96 56 27
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this historic restaurant overlooking the gardens of the Palais Royal. It is the oldest restaurant in Paris, frequented in the past not just by Napoleon and jJosephine but also by Victor Hugo and Colette. The flavours of the world come together in airy créations like Breton lobster asparagus and¨Parmesan cheese. Panfried Turbot and artichokes white pineapple-sage infused oil.Manjari chocolate cube, red berries black tea sherbet and fresh mint.
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