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Le First

234 Rue de Rivoli, 75001 Paris, France
+33 1 44 77 10 40
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Overview
  • Excellent34%
  • Very good45%
  • Average14%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible2%
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“lobster” (2 reviews)
“croissants” (3 reviews)
“curry” (2 reviews)
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CUISINES
French, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$$$
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
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LOCATION
234 Rue de Rivoli, 75001 Paris, France
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

My wife and I decided to treat ourselves to a great French restaurant. The setup is very nice. We sat outside in the courtyard. My steak was definitely the worst piece of meat I have ever eaten. It was like eating a piece of rubber....More

Thank PaulConlon
Reviewed 8 May 2017 via mobile

We would not normally book a restaurant in a hotel but this was very close to where we were staying and it had decent reviews. We had a fantastic meal, great wine and lovely restaurant. We ate from the springtime set menu which was delicious...More

Thank wattsyoung
Nicolas M, Gérant at Le First, responded to this reviewResponded 19 May 2017

Dear Guest, We thank you very much for your review. We are pleased to read that you enjoyed your diner with us. We look forward to seeing you once again soon.

Reviewed 22 April 2017

I came here with my sister last week and was so looking forward to having a great french meal at an elegant restaurant as we had loved the quality of the bistros during the day. I ordered the Angus steak and could not cut it...More

Thank nickbranch2016
Nicolas M, Gérant at Le First, responded to this reviewResponded 28 April 2017

Dear Madam, Dear Sir, thank you for taking the time to leave your feedback. Let us apologise for your food experience as it is one that doesn't reflect our usual standards. We hope you will give us a chance to redeem ourselves so hopefully we...More

Reviewed 27 March 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed a quiet dinner in this elegant, well appointed dining room. Service was courteous and pleasant. We enjoyed traditional French cuisine, including rabbit pate, veal stew, mushroom soup and anglerfish in lemon. A cheese plate finished things off. This was accompanied by an excellent...More

Thank Richard W
Nicolas M, Gérant at Le First, responded to this reviewResponded 7 April 2017

Dear Sir, we thank you very much for taking the time to write this review. We are very pleased to read that our cuisine has been to your taste. It would be a pleasure to welcome you one more time during your next stay in...More

Reviewed 23 March 2017

We were staying at the Westin and came here for dinner one of the nights. I ordered the steak and foie gras. The meal was very good, but I really loved the atmosphere of the place. It was very comfy and posh. Great romantic dining...More

Thank BoysWhoTravel
Nicolas M, Gérant at Le First, responded to this reviewResponded 7 April 2017

Dear Madam, Dear Sir we thank you for your pleasant review. We are very pleased to read that you enjoyed your diner with us and hope to see you again very soon.

Reviewed 5 February 2017

Only had breakfast at Le First, and the buffet was good and pretty much the same thing for the several mornings we were there. You can get a window seat with a view of Jardin des Tuileries across the street, but in January it was...More

1  Thank Don P
Nicolas M, Gérant at Le First, responded to this reviewResponded 16 February 2017

Dear Guest, we thank you for your review. It is a pleasure to read that you enjoyed our breakfast buffet. Do not hesitate to come and discover our restaurant le First for lunch or dinner during your next stay at the Westin Paris-Vendôme.

Reviewed 31 January 2017 via mobile

To be fair, this place is not bad, but as a 4/5 stars place it should be more delicious, tasty and attractive. The place is elegant for sure and the stuff so friendly. The presentation was beautiful but the food was not so delicious as...More

Thank Charbel S
Nicolas M, Gérant at Le First, responded to this reviewResponded 16 February 2017

Dear Sir, thank you for taking the time to write a review. We would like to apologize for your experience and hope you will give us another chance that we can right a wrong. Do not hesitate to come and visit us during your next...More

Reviewed 6 January 2017

Great buffet and great selection a la carte. I loved it!!! Great service and great atmosphere. Really a must try!

Thank Frankie M
Nicolas M, Gérant at Le First, responded to this reviewResponded 19 January 2017

Dear Madam, we are very pleased to read that you enjoyed the time you spend with us at le First restaurant. It would be a pleasure to welcome you again soon.

Reviewed 2 January 2017

We have eaten many times at le First at the Westin. The breakfast buffet was outstanding and offered a wide range of foods for everyone's pallet. We decided to have Christmas dinner at this restaurant. It was one of the best meals we have ever...More

Thank bpageski
Nicolas M, Gérant at Le First, responded to this reviewResponded 5 January 2017

Dear Guest, we are glad to read that you have enjoyed the time you spend with us in Le First restaurant. We hope to see you very soon.

Reviewed 29 December 2016

Was expecting a great dinner, the food quality was worse than bad, the waiter felt the service was great even if the food took over an hour and the fish was to tough to eat...May be just a bad night for the kitchen....More

Thank Liliang
Nicolas M, Gérant at Le First, responded to this reviewResponded 5 January 2017

Dear guest, thank you for taking the time to share your experience.We apologise for the delay, as it is not our usual standard and for the quality of food that was not as high as you were expected. We hope you will give us another...More

Nearby
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
...More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$34 - US$67
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Private Dining, Valet Parking
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:00
Monday
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:00
Thursday
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:00
Friday
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:00
Saturday
12:00 - 15:00
19:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 234 Rue de Rivoli, 75001 Paris, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Ile-de-France  >  Paris>  > Louvre / Palais-Royal
  • Neighbourhood: Louvre / Palais-Royal
  • Phone Number: +33 1 44 77 10 40
  • E-mail
Description
Facing the Tuileries Gardens, le First, restaurant boudoir paris invites you to taste an authentic and inventive cuisine, in an elegant setting designed by Jacques Garcia. The chef, David Real, also offers new meals every day to reinvent its two lunch menus permanently. From October to June, le First propose you it's famous brunch every sundays from 12.15am to 3pm. We will be pleased to let you discover our "Sprunch" offer, including a care in our spa and the brunch.
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