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Le Relais Louis XIII

#794 of 14,091 Restaurants in Paris
Certificate of Excellence
$$$$
Neighbourhood:
Odeon / Saint-Michel
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8 rue des Grands Augustins, 75006 Paris, France
+33 1 43 26 75 96
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12:15 - 14:30
19:30 - 22:30
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Tue - Sat 12:15 - 14:30
19:30 - 22:30
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Tysons Corner VA
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207 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 131 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

My wife and I are avid travelers but have eaten at a Michelin starred restaurant only once or twice. Actually we do not much like formal dining, but when I read online about the history of this place, coupled with what appeared to be very reasonable prices for a Two-Star joint, we decided to spring for a Friday lunch. I'm... More 

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Illinois
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The food was beautifully presented, superb service, everything that might have been expected was provided. Nothing to fault.

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Thank Woolsthorpe
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 December 2016 via mobile

Small, perfect, luxurious dining. Great, ancient atmosphere. Ravioli loaded with foie gras and lobster worked perfectly. Signature game pie was exquisite. Service personally attentive and friendly.

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Helsinki, Finland
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25 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 December 2016

One of the best restaurant visits in Paris. We do visit Paris like 4-5 times per year and this restaurant was for us a great new experience. The focus was on food and in it's ingredients which means super quality and fresh performance, including seasonal dishes. Also extremely well appreciating the French cuisine at it's best. The service met really... More 

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Thank J_Geronimo
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 December 2016

The dinner menu was calm. It's like classical music, not trendy pop. 2014 Francois Villard Saint-Joseph Poivre et Sol, Rhone was paired with dinner.

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Thank Dongwoo K
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15 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 November 2016 via mobile

We were there yesterday and spent a nice lunch time. Since non of us speaks French, waiter explain their lunch options with English. We ordered 5 course daily menu, without knowing what exactly including in this lunch set. And we get lovely truffle butter puff as welcome dish, then warming cream soup and egg soufflé as our starters. Main course... More 

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Brisbane, Australia
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63 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 November 2016

Magnificent restaurant. We had the 9 course degustation. The problem was only eight courses were served! The service is exceptional - attentive and friendly from beginning to end... and as another reviewer has commented, not at all pretentious. The food is French through and through... but with a subtle modern twist. The raviolo with lobster and foie gras was amazing.... More 

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Paris, France
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 November 2016

We reserved this restaurant where we go once a year since its opening in 1996. First the welcome from the Hostess and staff is very warm, they are all so friendly and professional but we have a soft spot for the hostess at the door. It is not snob or pretentious. It is very friendly and classy. The quality of... More 

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Albany
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016

Excellent Food but the price was totally excessive but typical of the prices in Paris during our visit

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Houston, Texas
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 232 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016

I picked this restaurant after looking at the Michelin starred restaurants. Charming atmosphere, very traditional. Seemed to be a lot of regulars. Service was great - the waiter was delightful and the chef was watching everything like a hawk. My husband has celiac disease and needs a gluten-free meal. Sometimes that means we can't have the Degustation Menu, but no... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
French, European
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Tuesday
12:15 - 14:30
19:30 - 22:30
Wednesday
12:15 - 14:30
19:30 - 22:30
Thursday
12:15 - 14:30
19:30 - 22:30
Friday
12:15 - 14:30
19:30 - 22:30
Saturday
12:15 - 14:30
19:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8 rue des Grands Augustins, 75006 Paris, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Ile-de-France  >  Paris>  > Odeon / Saint-Michel
  • Neighbourhood: Odeon / Saint-Michel
  • Phone Number: +33 1 43 26 75 96

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

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Neighbourhood Profile
Odeon / Saint-Michel
As the bustling center of entertainment for the residents of the Rive Gauche, the activity at Odéon never stops. Boulevards are lined with traditional cafes, restaurants, and boutique cinemas. The streets surrounding the fountain at Saint-Michel provide eateries from around the world. Lively bars are just next door and the prototypical terraced French brasserie is on every corner. The setting for this area is second to none; the Haussmann-style boulevards are contrasted by monumental architecture and overshadowed by the iconic Notre Dame, all within a moment’s walk from the Seine. This neighbourhood's world-famous bookshops, cafés, and streets will not fail to impress you.
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