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“Nice food a little pricy - but ended with a bad stomach”
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Price range: US$18 - US$46
Cuisines: French
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Good for: Romantic, Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Dining options: Dinner, After-hours, Outdoor Seating, Reservations
Description: The Place restaurant in Roissy, near Charles-de-Gaulle airport in the hotel area, is a smart, trendy spot, dedicated to your well-being. The colourful, modern decor features white leather seating, wenge parquet, cool table settings and everything possible to create a stress-free atmosphere, where luminotherapy have been cunningly employed to promote your relaxation.The menu includes snails, 400 gr roasted beef, duck fillet, lamb shank, fresh sea bass, creme brulee.... The international wine list certainly assists in the anti-stress programme, as does the excellent service and warm welcome of Nathalie and his team.
Reviewed July 14, 2014

On business I decided to walk across to the local village, it was a holiday so there were only limited option.
I chose The Place as the menu although a bit pricy seemed varied and I liked the idea of their risotto.
I ordered chicken risotto 22.90 euro and a draft Heineken 8.90.
The risotto was a bit to salty but still tasted ok.
Service was good with the waiter speaking English was attentive and service was prompt.
The only down side was a few hours later when my stomach started to rumble and you can guess the rest. I can only assume something was off, could be the draft beer.
Shame.

1  Thank Stephen H
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Reviewed July 13, 2014

If you're staying at CDG and have a car, this is a good place to dine. The restaurant offers excellent French cuisine at a reasonable price. The atmosphere is rather loud with bizarrely colored room decorations. The clientele is decidedly French which is a big plus.

The restaurant is easy to find and parking is adequate and free.

TIP: The escargot are divine as it the Foie Gras Burger.

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Thank dmittleman
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Reviewed June 28, 2014

With preferred restaurants closed (Saturday 28 June) we opted for The Place. In the event, a poor choice.

First impressions were good but disappointment quickly set in on presentation of the menu and wine list. A la carte only, no house wine. Upper echelon prices unfortunately not matched by the food. Snails good as was the cod with pan-fried vegetables but my wife's duck was simply unacceptable for a quality restaurant, poor quality (frozen?) and overcooked (pink requested) served simply on a bed of mashed potatoes.

One English-speaking waiter did his best to provide an acceptable level of service but the young waitress who served us was out of her depth. Water was ordered but never delivered (fortunately not charged).

Two modest courses, a Pernod (€7.50) and a bottle of a middling Côtes de Bourge, €102.10 total. And for the first time in memory I left just that. Enough said.

PS - The gist of the above was passed in person to the manager.

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1  Thank Oldhand1931
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Reviewed June 19, 2014

Well when you expect a huge variety to choose from this is the wrong place.
But when you’re looking for a real good food with friendly service you should continue reading.

As stated you will have about 5-8 starters, 5-8 main courses and 5 desserts to choose from.

There is a saying don’t try doing everything focus on the things you can and do them outstanding…well they are doing so. Food is really god service as well.
Price is a bit above the average in Paris but surly worth it.

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Thank 625marct
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Reviewed June 15, 2014 via mobile

So, i came to have a dinner since theu a soccer game on TV. Cheapest main dish was burger for 20 eur. I asked no ketchup, i got it with ketchup 3 mins later and waiter saying, i am sorry. They didnt change it. Burger itself i could see lines from meat mincing inside. Noone mixed it properly?! Pretty tasteless. 0,5l of tap Heinken was 9 eur.

2  Thank AlenM136
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