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Zen

#542 of 14,328 Restaurants in Paris
Certificate of Excellence
€€ - €€€
Neighbourhood:
Louvre / Palais-Royal
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8 rue de l Echelle | 8 rue de l'Echelle Paris, 75001 Paris, France
+33 1 42 61 31 99
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19:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 15:00
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Sun - Sat 19:00 - 22:30
Mon - Fri 12:00 - 14:30
Sat - Sun 12:00 - 15:00
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Beckenham, United Kingdom
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331 reviews
235 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 228 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had the €20 set menu. An appetizer followed by a starter and main. For the price paid this was fantastic value..the starter alone would have cost at least half the fee in any other place...a very generous amount of raw fish. Would happily recommend

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Thank SteveCAFC63
Paris, France
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80 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I highly recommend this restaurant! It's run by Japanese folks, which is always a major plus. The food was absolutely delicious: I had perfectly seasoned beef tataki and my partner had vegetable tempura. Very flavorful and perfectly cooked! The dessert was a green tea puff with red bean paste, coconut sherbet and a macaroon. Delicious!!! The restaurant was well lit... More 

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Thank Amélie B
Madrid, Spain
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12 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Looks neat from the moment you arrive. In our case with 3 kids. Easy to select the food, great offer for lunch, good combinations. Both kids and adults enjoyed the food, as it was really well executed. Sushi/sashimi with great texture. The location is extremely convenient, and they are fast which means there is good rotation - low waiting times.... More 

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Thank RicardoelViajero
London, United Kingdom
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248 reviews
105 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 94 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 April 2017 via mobile

As with everywhere around here price are high. That said the plum wine was particularly delicious. The tapas approach is tasty also

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Thank bramblesici
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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25 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 12 April 2017 via mobile

We have had an in redouble trip to Paris - food, sights, people and weather We decided to try something different for dinner and found this restaurant. I am sorry to say that our experience , on all levels, was poor. The quality of the sushi, the incredibly long wait time for any service, and the general experience. We actually... More 

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1 Thank xpygy
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5 reviews
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Found this spot from trip advisor. It wasn't very far from our hotel which was in the Louvre area. We sat outdoors which is always lovely, it was nice to have food that we kind of knew would be great. We were fed up with trying the little Parisian spots because those are either a hit or miss - &... More 

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Thank Felicia R
London, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 March 2017

this is my first time eating Japanese in Paris and I definitely recommend it. The place is authentic, the waiters are very nice, good mood, food is really good.

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Thank Tatiana-bassil
Northern Ireland, United Kingdom
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7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 March 2017

starter to desert was so delicious ... salmon teryaki and tempura veg was very good . but my best is cheese desert . so worth the sin

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Thank Anna A
Boston, Massachusetts
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38 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 February 2017

This is the best sushi place in Paris. Clean, fresh food. Presented beautifully. Courteous staff. Reasonable prices. Everyone one could want. The 20 euro tasting menu for lunch is worth every penny.

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Thank traveller2981
London, England, United Kingdom
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204 reviews
106 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 161 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 February 2017 via mobile

Was in the mood for some nice Sushi, so found this place on TripAdvisor and went there. Very well prepared Sushi, and very fresh fish. Service is also polite, quick and efficient. Had the "Royal Sushi sampler" which set me back €38. This was 12 pieces of sushi and Misu soup. They have both tables and a sushi bar you... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Visa
Good for
Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
19:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 15:00
Monday
19:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:30
Tuesday
19:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:30
Wednesday
19:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:30
Thursday
19:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:30
Friday
19:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:30
Saturday
19:00 - 22:30
12:00 - 15:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8 rue de l Echelle | 8 rue de l'Echelle Paris, 75001 Paris, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Ile-de-France  >  Paris>  > Louvre / Palais-Royal
  • Neighbourhood: Louvre / Palais-Royal
  • Phone Number: +33 1 42 61 31 99

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

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Neighbourhood Profile
Louvre / Palais-Royal
From the majestic Louvre to the regal Palais-Royal, this neighbourhood oozes luxury. The grand arches along Rue de Rivoli are shadowed by mosaics in front of decorated vitrines and hotels. Place Vendôme is lined with the world’s best jewelers and their glittering window displays. Every other establishment has someone to open the door for you or park your car. You can spend hours gazing at its haute couture shops or lingering over a meal at any of its chic eateries. After all that indulgence, the Tuileries gardens provide stately respite, while theatres compete for your applause. It's a neighbourhood that draws admirers from around the world, all attracted to the luxe life in Paris.
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