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Pierre Gagnaire

6 rue Balzac, 75008 Paris, France
+33 1 58 36 12 50
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  • Excellent81%
  • Very good12%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“tasting menu” (32 reviews)
“amuse bouche” (20 reviews)
“bisque” (5 reviews)
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French, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
6 rue Balzac, 75008 Paris, France
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Pierre Gagniere offered us one of the best food we’ve eaten with plenty of vegetarian options. The experience altogether stands out with a lot of variety being offered at the highest quality and taste. Good ambience and well informed staff and waiters.

Thank Harsh M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I have had many superb creative meals at the Michelin *** restaurant "Pierre Gagnaire" over the years, and every time I am in Paris I am sure to go there for their special E90 "3-course" lunch menu (which you must ask for specifically, and is...More

1  Thank David O
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Whilst the menu can be a little confusing for non-French speakers, the staff tried their best to explain the concept behind the menu but I think we got a little confused as the food just kept coming... don't get me wrong we loved every morsel...More

Thank Samantha_Carl
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We stay in paris 3 days so everyday we go to eat at 1 3 stars michelin restaurant which was pierre gagnaire, le cinq, l’arpege. And pierre gagnaire was our favorite out of the 3. The food was tasty and amazing. The staff was friendly...More

Thank Louis_vu
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I have had the fortune of dining at multiple three Michelin star restaurants. This one stacks up well against a number of them. The staff was friendly and refreshingly less formal than often encountered at similar places. Chef Pierre Gagnaire was in the house when...More

Thank ParisDreamin'
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Set lunch menu versatile, tasty, satisfying Chestnut bread tasty.. We tried watermelon juice.. We met the chef.. Eliman understand Arabic and he adjusted the menu to our preference.. Merci

Thank RAlsulaimani
Reviewed 15 April 2018

When we arrived with my pregnant wife, they prepared the seat for her with special pillows without us noticing the transfer of any information. The food consists of multiple multiplate servings of similar ingredients cooked in various ways. It's a very comfortable and thoughtful way...More

Thank gusovskyj
Reviewed 20 March 2018 via mobile

We dined here on our last night on a short gastronomic visit to Paris. We chose the tasting menu, which we felt offered the best value for money. The dinner was of the highest standard from start to finish, from the imaginative amuse-bouches through to...More

1  Thank paulmckelvie
Reviewed 5 February 2018

Three of us visited this restaurant to see what a 3 star would be like, as we all had been to plenty of 1 and 2 star in the past. Well the service and food were outstanding, the overall ambiance was somewhat lacking as I...More

2  Thank DrSecure98
Reviewed 5 February 2018

In the hotel Balzac with a separate entrance the manager and the staff were courteous and efficient the food was truly a great three star Michelin experience. I think Mr Gagnaire is one of the finest chefs in Paris the lunch I had was exceptional...More

1  Thank Zul k
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Questions & Answers
Mohamed B
30 April 2018|
Response from Gilbert V | Reviewed this property |
700 to 1000 euro with two reasonable bottles of wine
Annie T
3 July 2017|
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Response from ROBERT I | Reviewed this property |
The prior three answers give a great sense of this restaurant. It is a special experience and you should dress for it. Jacket and tie for men, preferably a suit. A dress for women, although you might see a pant suit. They... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 - 13:30
19:30 - 21:30
12:00 - 13:30
19:30 - 21:30
12:00 - 13:30
19:30 - 21:30
12:00 - 13:30
19:30 - 21:30
12:00 - 13:30
19:30 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6 rue Balzac, 75008 Paris, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Ile-de-France  >  Paris>  > Champs-Élysées
  • Neighbourhood: Champs-Élysées
  • Phone Number: +33 1 58 36 12 50
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