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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, European
PRICE
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17 rue de Beaujolais | 17 Rue De Beaujolais, 75001 Paris, France
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

What a honor to be able to attend a restaurant with such history. I was speechless when I realized the chef owner greeted us at the door. Impeccable service and détail for each service and tolérance when we asked questions about tastes, sauces and accompanying...More

Thank Peggy C
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Every trip to France, this is my MUST go place. Superb French food, white glove service, beautiful atmosphere. Nothing less is expected from the Le Grand Vefour team and the master chef Guy Martin. Merci à tous.More

Thank Faraz D
Christian D, Gérant at Le Grand Vefour, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear Farraz D, Thank you very much for sharing your thoughts on our TripAdvisor page about your recent visit to our restaurant. I'm happy you had an exceptional time thanks to the talent and creativity of the Chef, thank you for your compliments. It is...More

Reviewed April 30, 2018

This was my first visit after 25 years and expectations were high. The rooms were exactly as I remembered with delightful paintings and lovely light for lunch, and the staff was delightful and welcoming. Our table, where Zola sat, was perfect and we enjoyed smoked...More

Thank Marion T
Christian D, Directeur de Salle at Le Grand Vefour, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you very much for sharing your thoughts on our TripAdvisor page about your recent visit to our restaurant. I amhappy that you had a great time among us, thank you for your compliments, as well as for your remarks that allow us to improve....More

Reviewed April 24, 2018 via mobile

THE FOOD - I will start by saying that while we are not foodies I thought the food was uniformly EXCELLENT . Indeed my only problem with the food was there was too much of it. The lunch menu is describe as four courses but...More

6  Thank jsthouston
Christian D, Directeur de Salle at Le Grand Vefour, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Dear jsthouston, Thank you very much for sharing your thoughts on our TripAdvisor page about your recent visit to our restaurant. I'm happy you had an exceptional time thanks to the talent and creativity of the Chef, thank you for your compliments. It is also...More

Reviewed March 22, 2018

Its a very beautiful restaurant and one thats been on my bucket list for over 30 years so you can imagine how much i was looking forward to lunch here. Initially i felt the service slow and hesitant with what appeared to be to many...More

Thank allorasprings
Reviewed March 3, 2018

I have had two lunches as treats here and settled each time for the set menu and loved both. Expect to leave very full. Intimate beautiful interior and pleasant staff- it's very french, so note to meat eaters - your order will be served extremely...More

Thank gocatio
Reviewed January 6, 2018

The first time I dined at Le Grand Vefour was in 1990, with a group of six -- one Parisian, and five Americans new to the experience of Michelin-star dining in Paris. They treated us like royalty, as though we had been there a dozen...More

8  Thank Clackman
Reviewed January 3, 2018

one of the oldest in Paris with beautiful painted ceilings and natural light from the gardens of the Palais Royal

Thank D7464XFgermanopratin
Reviewed January 2, 2018

Pricey but awfully good - we would like them to have explained more composition of the food they were serving. I'd say we had rather newbie servers, i think , who needed instruction - one dumped her tray into next tables lamp, breaking it -...More

Thank Leslie G
Reviewed December 23, 2017

This is not a trendy or "foodie" destination, thank god. It's the most old school french dining experience in Paris, with red velvet seating, gold leaf everywhere, a cheese cart, and waiters in tuxedos. It's expensive, but if you want a very special occasion, this...More

Thank BillGibson1
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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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Sharon P
November 9, 2016|
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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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February 5, 2015|
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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
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$133 - US$293
Cuisine
Meals
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, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Monday
12:30 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
8:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Tuesday
12:30 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
8:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Wednesday
12:30 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
8:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Thursday
12:30 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
8:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Friday
12:30 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
8:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
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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Description
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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