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Le Tournesol

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65 B avenue Gambetta, 92400 Courbevoie, La Defense, France
+33 1 47 89 07 40
12:00 - 14:30
19:30 - 22:00
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Mon - Fri 12:00 - 14:30
19:30 - 22:00
Sat 19:00 - 22:30
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Alex, Oklahoma
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 February 2017 via mobile

Visited this restaurant based on the brilliant recommendation from Laurent at the Hilton Hotel La Defense. The staff here is extremely helpful and all their suggestions were spot on. The poached egg in chorizo starter, black pork with fig compote and pistachio soufflé (pretty sure if it wasn't in the dish it would float away) was all excellent as we're... More 

Thank nopenotoday
Oklahoma City, Oklahoma
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46 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 February 2017 via mobile

This restaurant was recommended by the Hilton...and it was amazing. From the wine list to the Fole Fras!

Thank Mitch L
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3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 December 2016

On arrival the menu is not big which a good sign. Sablés parmesan as "amuse bouche" were great and the 39€ menu was excellent. Appreciable service and never far away. The wine wow the wine... perfect even for the cheapest white Loire one. Looking for a "bonne table" near La Défence then you should consider this pretty restaurant.

Thank Damien R
Frankfurt, Hessen, Germany
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59 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 November 2016

From the outside easily to overlook. Inside nice atmosphere, enthusiastic staff. They offer a menu (starter, entree, Dessert) for just 45 EUR of very high quality. We loved the food and had a great evening there.

Thank Marit I
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13 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 September 2016 via mobile

The food is good. Waiters friendly but not over friendly. You have a good cart and fast service. Expensive beer. Nice to sit outside. Next to the street but that is not disturbing.

Thank Walter L
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17 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 April 2016 via mobile

Everything is dressed in white including the Chef himself. You know a good restaurant when the Chef come's to your table and asks what you think. You get what you pay for. From the outside it looks like anywhere else, but go inside and after your first mouthful, your immersed in French cuisine with all the tastes intertwined. The wine... More 

Thank Neil H
Vancouver, Canada
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70 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 April 2016 via mobile

La Défense seems to lack restaurants and a bunch of the ones I found opened much later. Luckily we found Le Tournesol, which opened at 7 for dinner. We didn't have a reservation but they managed to seat us. The look of the restaurant was more modern, very nice and bright. Service was impeccable, they kept checking on us without... More 

Thank Jeannine A
Greater London, United Kingdom
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12 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 March 2016

The food was delicious, nice decor, friendly staff. They even have a children's menu. Will definitely go back to this restaurant, specially in this city where there is not a lot of good of restaurants, this one is from far the best one!

Thank Jansany
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109 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 March 2016 via mobile

I was invited by a colleague who really has an amazing gastronomy advantage over most people I know. I thoroughly enjoyed the Bone Marrow starter (how very French!) and the Veal with Veal Sweat bread. The wine which Loire Valley went very well with the Veal.

1 Thank Keivan Z
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24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 March 2016 via mobile

I had the pleasure to chose this place by reviewing the feedback on Trip advisor and I can confirm at 100% the quality and the selection of great food. I had the Fried prawns and then the Salmon and everything was simply sooo good! I really recommend this place. Great surprise.

1 Thank Alessandro G

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
French, European
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 - 14:30
19:30 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:30
19:30 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:30
19:30 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:30
19:30 - 22:00
12:00 - 14:30
19:30 - 22:00
19:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 65 B avenue Gambetta, 92400 Courbevoie, La Defense, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Ile-de-France  >  Hauts-de-Seine  >  La Defense  >  Courbevoie
  • Phone Number: +33 1 47 89 07 40

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?