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Le Grand Colbert

#568 of 13,814 Restaurants in Paris
Certificate of Excellence
$$$$
Neighbourhood:
Opera / Bourse
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2 rue Vivienne, 75002 Paris, France
+33 1 42 86 87 88
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12:00 - 01:00
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Sun - Tue 12:00 - 00:00
Wed - Sat 12:00 - 01:00
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Bolton, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

This is a beautiful restaurant with a fabulous atmosphere and warm, welcoming staff. I have visited this restaurant on both occasions that I have had the good fortune to visit Paris; once on my honeymoon with my husband and also on Saturday just gone for my daughters 30th Birthday. On both trips the staff have made us feel special and... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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14 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

At the end of a very long day in Paris, we settled in (9 of us) for an early dinner - 1830 at this bistro made even more famous by Jack Nicholson and Diane Keaton in "Something's Gotta Give." We arrived and were immediately greeted and seated by a smiling and engaging maitre' D. Were were given a beautiful table... More 

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Thank mtjllc
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW via mobile

Just spent a long weekend in Paris and had pre booked this restaurant. Everything from starter, French Onion Soup, main Steak and desert, Creme Brûlée, were just perfect. Service was attentive and friendly and we will be returning to this beautifully French restaurant.

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Chicago, Illinois
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3 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 days ago NEW

My girlfiend and I spent 3 wonderful nights at Le Grand Colbert. We were walking distance to the Cathedral of Notre Dame and some wonderful restruarants. The service was outstanding. Definitely would come back and stay. Glenn

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Florida, USA
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13 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The restaurant is wonderful - and that is where it stops. The server we had was rude. The menu stated a price but because it was a holiday they raised the prices but did not advertise the price increase. The food was just so-so. There are many other wonderful restaurants to choose from - this is a tourist trap for... More 

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Metro DC
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37 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We wanted to try a few things and the seafood tower of power along with the oyster appetizer was too much of a good thing for two of us. Lobster, crab, snails, clams, mussels, langastinos, mini shrimp - it was all there.

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Seattle, Washington
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15 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I am so surprised by the great reviews. Apparently our experience was not typical, but we would have had a better night at McDonalds. The service was absolutely terrible. So inattentive. So unhelpful. We couldn't leave fast enough. Go anywhere else.

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Chicago,IL
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100 reviews
73 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were two couples meeting for dinner- my wife as usual was running late and it was a hike from the Metro station and she was wearing heels so our friends waited a good 30 minutes for us to arrive. Luckily the Matre'D was an unusually friendly chap and had sat them down at a table and served them some... More 

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Antwerp, Belgium
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16 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Le Grand Colbert is located in a very calm street, behind the Royal Palace. The interior is nice, typically French. The staff is mostly friendly. The food was delicious: very nice and tender red meat, and fresh and tasty fish. Do keep in mind that the restaurant is quite expensive.

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Puerto Varas, Chile
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22 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It was a beautiful, magic, charmed and delicious restaurant. We eated differents planes with a couple of friends and all are ver y good. The people of the restaurant are all the time near watching over you, it wasn't a food, it was an experience.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
French, European, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 00:00
Monday
12:00 - 00:00
Tuesday
12:00 - 00:00
Wednesday
12:00 - 01:00
Thursday
12:00 - 01:00
Friday
12:00 - 01:00
Saturday
12:00 - 01:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2 rue Vivienne, 75002 Paris, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Ile-de-France  >  Paris>  > Opera / Bourse
  • Neighbourhood: Opera / Bourse
  • Phone Number: +33 1 42 86 87 88

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in Opera / Bourse

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Opera / Bourse
The neighbourhood around Opéra and Bourse is a belle époque paradise of grand boulevards, refined arcades, and mass-market art-nouveau entertainment. Here, modern day workers continue to take advantage of the legacy that nobility and finance left in the 19th century. Brightly-lit brasseries, theatres, and cinemas sit side by side with French bistros predominating in one area and Japanese restaurants in another. The area is most famous for the Palais Garnier opera house and glamorous department stores.
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