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Firmin le Barbier

20 rue de Monttessuy, 75007 Paris, France
+33 1 45 51 21 55
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good20%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible3%
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Open Now
7:00 PM - 10:30 PMAll hours
French, European, Fusion, Healthy, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
20 rue de Monttessuy, 75007 Paris, France
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Reviewed yesterday

Super nice food and a very open and friendly atmosphere. We have enjoyed a every single bit accompanied with really good wine. With the superb service we have had a an amazing evening. Perfect for couples who want a cozy atmosphere. A top moment in...More

Thank Michel B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This little restaurant was our overall best foodie experience during our extended stay in Paris. Although we were fortunate to eat at more than one Michelin Star establishment during our vacation, which this was not, Firmin’s attention to detail, the welcoming spirit, the culmination of...More

Thank joy j
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

When we travel we like to find outstanding locally owned restaurants. In Paris, there is the additional challenge of finding such a place without paying a small fortune for dinner. Firmin le Barbier is such a place. The menu is small, but the dishes we...More

1  Thank sdicksteina
Reviewed 9 November 2017 via mobile

Nothing is true according the ad on line dishes medium quality the title is attractive but the food is mediocre and all prices are with supplement the menu is not around 37 euros but at the end around 60 euros wine and Champlain are very...More

Thank N6107VEchristinef
Reviewed 19 September 2017

This Restaurant is amazing. The husband and wife team run a fabulous, small Restaurant near the Eiffel Tower. Firmin le barbier has a wonderful relaxed atmosphere. The food is an absolute credit to Alex the Chef, the flavours he achieves from the chosen fresh ingredients...More

Thank Nanni323
Reviewed 18 September 2017

It's very close to Eiffel Tower so u can haveing dinner with the most beautiful tower. Chef and waitress very impressed they cook both authentic French plates and twist with Thai food so if you want to try something new please come

Thank Nubdao J
Reviewed 26 August 2017 via mobile

Had dinner here on our last night in Paris. Wonderful restaurant! Great food, service, and ambiance. If you get chance, watch the chef cook the meal. He works ALONE throughout the night doing it all while the hostess (equally wonderful!) works the front. An extraordinary...More

Thank Jubbs27
Reviewed 22 August 2017

Intimate but delightful decor. Exceptional cuisine with extremely efficient service. Our host could not have done more to make our experience more pleasant. Very well worth every cent.

Thank rpkarim
Reviewed 15 August 2017 via mobile

My wife and I dined at this beautiful romantic place just below the Eiffel Tower and it was magical and fairytale like... would fully recommend the pork with the Thai infusion (best pork I have ever had) for the starter... for the main we had...More

Thank Adam B
Reviewed 13 August 2017

A culinary experience at its best! Creative and innovative, though not loosing the traditional French cuisine basics, only using fresh seasonal products. Small cosy place in great location, just a mere steps from the Eiffel Tower and Champ de Mars. Gigi gave us great recommendations...More

1  Thank th_andereggen
Tour Eiffel / Invalides
With the Eiffel Tower at its core, the Invalides area
of Paris is guaranteed to impress. Golden towers and
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
and at the weekend markets, families, diplomats, and
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Kim P
15 August 2015|
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Response from Carolynvonm | Reviewed this property |
There were 2 children at the restaurant when we visited - about 6 or 8 years old - and they looked very happy! I agree with the previous post that there probably aren't high chairs or booster seats. The menu is fairly... More
David G
11 July 2015|
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Response from Carolynvonm | Reviewed this property |
Firmin le Barbier is what I would describe as "upscale casual." A jacket and tie is not required. I wore a simple summer dress and my husband wore khakis and a collared shirt. That seemed to be the norm there. Enjoy - it's... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$35 - US$71
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 10:30 PM
7:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 20 rue de Monttessuy, 75007 Paris, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Ile-de-France  >  Paris>  > Tour Eiffel / Invalides
  • Neighbourhood: Tour Eiffel / Invalides
  • Phone Number: +33 1 45 51 21 55
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