We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.

Maxim's

#849 of 14,158 Restaurants in Paris
Certificate of Excellence
€€€€
Neighbourhood:
Champs-Elysees
Map
Satellite
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Neighbourhoods
Neighbourhoods
Get directions
3 rue Royale, 75008 Paris, France
+33 1 42 65 27 94
Website
Today
19:00 - 23:00
Closed now
See all hours
Hours:
Tue - Sat 19:00 - 23:00
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

381 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
Language
  • More
Showing 195: English reviews
Level Contributor
15 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed yesterday NEW

Start with 'Escargot, Wine, Caesar Salad with their Bleu Cheese dressing, Chateau Briand' medium rare, finishe with frozen citrus palate pleaser... Go home and dream that you can do it all again..Save a little extra but it's worth it, a Fantastic place...

Helpful?
Thank Michael K
Greenville, Indiana
Level Contributor
23 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 February 2017

This is one of those iconic Parisian restaurants that you have to experience once. I'm glad I did: the atmosphere and the service was exceptional throughout. But for the price, there are many restaurants with finer food. Not sure that I'd return.

Helpful?
Thank AaronPf
Washington DC, District of Columbia
Level Contributor
10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 January 2017

I very highly recommend this famous restaurant for an exceptional dinner. The service was perfect and all the dishes were excellent.

Helpful?
Thank Jason B
Calabasas, California
Level Contributor
26 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 January 2017

Food was decent, pretty decor with interesting/antique decor. The owner, Pierre Cardin, was there when we dined there, which felt like a treat. Food was above average, but you don't expect much from a tourist destination. A pleasant experience, but have no inclination to return.

Helpful?
Thank stearns2016
Level Contributor
67 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 December 2016 via mobile

My husband and I chose Maxim's for our only dinner in Paris on a short overnight hop to Paris from London. I was not disappointed ! Minimal language barrier for my gluten free inquiries and I'm happy to say no problems occurred ! Slightly wishful they could accommodate some gf sauces but the quality of the meal was excellent. The... More 

Helpful?
1 Thank Celticcutie
New York City, New York
Level Contributor
75 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

Beautiful chocolate boutiques all over Paris , great artisanal Parisian chocolates at affordable prices and great gift presentations . Finish ur shopping here !!

Helpful?
Thank GAGAN S
Copenhagen, Denmark
Level Contributor
11 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 November 2016

This was a great experience - back in time - fine deluxe classic food - just great. You will feel very special eating at Maxim's

Helpful?
1 Thank AnnetteSparre
Johor Bahru, Malaysia
Level Contributor
56 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2016

Top quality atmosphere, kind-hearted and friendly staff coupled with superb food, wine and relatively easy to make a reservation.

Helpful?
2 Thank Sam H
Hong Kong, China
Level Contributor
36 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016

I went there with two friends as we wanted to try it. It is very old and the waiters are very posh. The decoration is also very old but the food is good and well cooked. However all the dishes and wines are extremly expensive and it was half empty when we went. I suppose someone will buy it back... More 

Helpful?
Thank HKFrench
San Francisco, California
Level Contributor
57 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016

The dinner was fantastic but the food is very rich. I enjoyed every dish we ordered but found it way to heavy but this is a personal taste.

Helpful?
Thank Melvin L

Travellers who viewed Maxim's also viewed

Paris, Ile-de-France
 
Paris, Ile-de-France
Paris, Ile-de-France
 
Paris, Ile-de-France
Paris, Ile-de-France
 

Been to Maxim's? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
French, European
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Tuesday
19:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
19:00 - 23:00
Thursday
19:00 - 23:00
Friday
19:00 - 23:00
Saturday
19:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3 rue Royale, 75008 Paris, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Ile-de-France  >  Paris>  > Champs-Elysees
  • Neighbourhood: Champs-Elysees
  • Phone Number: +33 1 42 65 27 94
Description
A historically ranked landmark, the Maxim's restaurant has become a symbolic place of Art Nouveau, French Gastronomy and also the most imperative meeting place for numerous international celebrities.

Questions & Answers

Here's what previous visitors have asked, with answers from representatives of Maxim's and other visitors
11 questions
Ask a question
Los Angeles, California
7 months ago
San Francisco, California
Melbourne
over a year ago

See all questions (11)

Questions? Get answers from Maxim's staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in Champs-Elysees

Neighbourhood Profile
Champs-Elysees
This area is characterized by its namesake avenue which extends northwest from the Louvre to the modern business district, punctuated by the iconic Arc de Triomphe. Grand embassies stand among impressive offices and presidential palaces; architecture from 19th century Universal Exhibitions, homes, art galleries, and 19th century streets designed by Baron Haussmann flank haute-couture boutiques. This neighborhood never rests, buzzing with visitors from around the world at all times of day and night, all within a stone's throw of the Seine.
Explore this neighbourhood