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84 rue de Varenne, 75007 Paris, France
+33 1 45 51 47 33
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good13%
  • Average9%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible5%
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French, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
84 rue de Varenne, 75007 Paris, France
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have been twice at L'Arpege and the experience has been impeccable. It is a dance of flavors and beautiful presentation. The service just flows while you are at the restuarant. Vegetables become the "star of the night" in the many ways and forms that...More

2  Thank pogginotes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We took the menu découverte and enjoyed the 15 to 17 dishes mostly vegetable based. The preparation is extremely sophisticated and the flavours exceptional. We were just bothered by a crazy woman who acted foolishly and of course left without paying. We would have hoped...More

Thank Renaud S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We have eaten in all of the Michelin 3 star restaurants in Paris and many 2 and 1 star restaurants and this last visit to L'Arpege was terrible, firstly the place is cramped, tables on top of other tables, in a top restaurant you expect...More

3  Thank mark m
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We just came out of l'arpege where we went with my wife and really had a terrible experience First the venue itself is grey, badly lit and tables are quite close The service was very formal and uptight with unfortunately no explanation on the dishes...More

Thank jeremiemoritz
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Where to start? We met the chef on the street as we were about to enter who enthusiastically greeted us as we exchanged Joyeux Noel...We were promptly seated for our 1:30 reservation and settled in for an afternoon of sublime culinary indulgence...presentations were artful; aromas...More

Thank Anne C
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

My partner (who is a chef) and I decided to go to this place during a birthday celebration week end. We already knew a lot about the chef and the restaurant and our expectations were higher than the moon. Most of the times when the...More

Thank Giulaiaiai
Reviewed 11 December 2017 via mobile

We had high expectations for this 3* legendary place and ordered a vegetarian menu, which the chef is famous for. Out of 7 courses, 3 were great, 2 kind of worked, 1 so-so but passable, and 1 pretty bad. The setting, plates and food arrangements...More

1  Thank Elk1328
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Reviewed 30 November 2017 via mobile

If u expect a fine dining stuck up place dont go there. But if u need perfection of flavours in a very attentive service and a fantastic underground seating then u have to go. To top it up. Alain Passard himself will come to your...More

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Reviewed 26 November 2017

highly recommend this restaurant, phenomenal service, outstanding food and wine, the most passionate and personable chef in all of France. MUST do.

Thank Kimberly l
Reviewed 25 November 2017

Imagine yourself sitting down experiencing an explosion of art around you; some of it is obvious, others more subtle. You start off with the Rodin Sculpture Garden located directly across from the restaurant and then you head in. The lighting, the table setting, the little...More

1  Thank ejchowder
Tour Eiffel / Invalides
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Baron Haussmann's urban vision meet military
precision, stretching avenues, and luscious lawns. The
area boasts the Musée D’Orsay, the tomb of Napoleon,
the National Parliament and UNESCO, as well as
luxurious, exclusive residences. In fine restaurants
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12 January 2018|
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Response from MarianaPavanRibeiro | Reviewed this property |
It is not a problem if you can have your kids sited at the table the whole time because the space between tables are not big and the restaurant does not have that family environment.
Emma W
2 October 2017|
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Response from Plisch | Reviewed this property |
380€ for the menu Terre et Mer 320€ for vegetables only menu
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Response from rockwiththedoc | Reviewed this property |
We booked through the concierge about 2 months in advance.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$150 - US$498
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:30
19:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 84 rue de Varenne, 75007 Paris, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Ile-de-France  >  Paris>  > Tour Eiffel / Invalides
  • Neighbourhood: Tour Eiffel / Invalides
  • Phone Number: +33 1 45 51 47 33
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