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L'Escargot 1903

18 rue Charles Lorilleux, 92800 Puteaux, La Defense, France
+33 1 47 75 03 66
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good28%
  • Average9%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“renovation” (2 reviews)
“starters” (6 reviews)
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French, European
18 rue Charles Lorilleux, 92800 Puteaux, La Defense, France
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We stayed at La Defense,it takes just one metro station to Puteaux,where the L'Escargot is located.Here you find an elegant,not stuffy restaurant,and really great food.We went for the 59 euros menu,one entree,one main and dessert (or cheese,which is what I got).The 2 main plates,veal and...More

Thank marcio K
Reviewed 2 August 2017 via mobile

Definitely not a tourist trap as it's outside of Paris but within walking distance of the La Défense business district. Minimalist because there is only one set menu (at least when we went there) with a choice between 2 starters, 2 main dishes and 2...More

Thank irkbylihp
Reviewed 26 May 2017 via mobile

We had a lunch with family, it was exceptional. We admit that we "traveled around the world". Thank you to the Chef and his team for this unforgettable time.

Thank Caribou16
Reviewed 23 May 2017 via mobile

Nice small restaurant lost in the middle of a residential building area, proposing an innovative cuisine in a rather charming environment. The rooms are well designed and organized, making you feel well and relaxed, the service is professional, the dishes surprising. The small terrace even...More

Thank Afreh
Reviewed 13 March 2017 via mobile

This restaurant is located not far away from Paris and near la defence. A very chic, cute and calm restaurant somewhere in Puteaux. We dined here for my birthday last year and we really had a great time and amazing food. It's a must try...More

Thank Bea L
Reviewed 20 February 2017 via mobile

Well worth taking the road less travelled. L'Escargot 1903 was rewarded first Michelin star this year. Well deserving the honor. Located very close to Puteaux station at Western suburb of Paris. Lovely restaurant with terrace seating that would be perfect during warmer weather. Excellent service....More

Thank XP-Traveler
Reviewed 17 October 2016

Only a few minutes away from La Défense, you can find this lovely restaurant serving excellent fresh food in a relaxed atmosphere. The terrace is very nioce, as is the interior. Pleasant service and original dishes, much much better than anything else in the business...More

Thank El_Grushnuk
Reviewed 5 September 2016

My wife and I visited L'Escargot this weekend, we had the five course taster menu which was superb, the quality of food was of a very high standard, this along with the attentive and skilled staff made it an exceptional experience, this restaurant is a...More

Thank Nigel D
Reviewed 23 July 2016 via mobile

A colleague living in Puteaux talked to me about this restaurant : thanks to her ! This is really a nice restaurant, with few choices of menus but each of them with a delicate research in the taste, visual also... you will really 'experience' a...More

Thank Thomas G
Reviewed 25 March 2016 via mobile

After a very long period of transformation and renovation, the restaurant reopened. It took us quite a while before finding the time to go back. The wait was worth it. The Chef is highly creative, takes well evaluated risks and offers a refreshing approach to...More

Thank Mat B
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25 March 2017|
Response from Bea L | Reviewed this property |
It's 30 mins away if I'm not mistaken. It's better to choose pre fix and booked in advance.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$36 - US$96
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 18 rue Charles Lorilleux, 92800 Puteaux, La Defense, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Ile-de-France  >  Hauts-de-Seine  >  La Defense  >  Puteaux
  • Phone Number: +33 1 47 75 03 66
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