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84 rue de Varenne, 75007 Paris, France
+33 1 45 51 47 33
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  • Excellent67%
  • Very good13%
  • Average9%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
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French, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
84 rue de Varenne, 75007 Paris, France
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We had high expectations for this 3* legendary place and ordered a vegetarian menu, which the chef is famous for. Out of 7 courses, 3 were great, 2 kind of worked, 1 so-so but passable, and 1 pretty bad. The setting, plates and food arrangements...More

Thank Elk1328
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

If u expect a fine dining stuck up place dont go there. But if u need perfection of flavours in a very attentive service and a fantastic underground seating then u have to go. To top it up. Alain Passard himself will come to your...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

highly recommend this restaurant, phenomenal service, outstanding food and wine, the most passionate and personable chef in all of France. MUST do.

Thank Kimberly l
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Imagine yourself sitting down experiencing an explosion of art around you; some of it is obvious, others more subtle. You start off with the Rodin Sculpture Garden located directly across from the restaurant and then you head in. The lighting, the table setting, the little...More

1  Thank ejchowder
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

L'Arpege is fun and unstuffy (the family next to us brought in their well-behaved dog and the staff brought a bowl of water within seconds); with delectable, fresh dishes. I had the vegetable tasting menu and my husband, the combo vegetable/meats and everything was beautifully...More

Thank EHfromCalifornia
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Frankly, a bit confused... food was at 90%. Service was stressed. Small place what is not a minus...

1  Thank Martin V
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I wasn’t sure what to expect when visiting L’Arpège for a lunch date a few days ago. Chef Alain Passard’s fondness for vegetables is well-known, to the extent that it sometimes overshadows his actual cuisine in the press. While most fine dining restaurants praise the...More

Thank Liem T
Reviewed 7 November 2017 via mobile

This is the best experience I've had in Paris! Unpretentious friendly service, Beautiful food, cozy ambience. I recommend this restaurant for everyone to try. The staff is very informative and helpful with the menu, there's No pressure to take the degustation, you could opt for...More

Thank Yvonne W
Reviewed 5 November 2017

The level of detail that goes into each dish - from preparation to presentation is phenomenal. We had the tasting menu and course after course arrived to dazzle the eyes and please the palate. Yes - it is a splurge - but we are glad...More

Thank Double64Double
Reviewed 5 November 2017

The chef needs to check his ego at the door. This restaurant does not deserve more than 1 star, if any. I have dined in Michelin-starred restaurants around the world, and definitely appreciate refined cuisine, beautiful presentations, and fine service. L'Arpège FAILED with all 3...More

6  Thank Zanotti-A-broad
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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Emma W
2 October 2017|
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Response from Plisch | Reviewed this property |
380€ for the menu Terre et Mer 320€ for vegetables only menu
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5 September 2016|
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Response from rockwiththedoc | Reviewed this property |
We booked through the concierge about 2 months in advance.
23 March 2016|
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Response from SFtravelsoftern | Reviewed this property |
Surprisingly, there is not a dress code. I wouldn't wear jeans or a t-shirt, but nice casual attire is perfectly acceptable.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$150 - US$498
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
Open Hours
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
7:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
7:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
7:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
7:00 PM - 10:30 PM
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
7:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 84 rue de Varenne, 75007 Paris, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Ile-de-France  >  Paris>  > Tour Eiffel / Invalides
  • Neighbourhood: Tour Eiffel / Invalides
  • Phone Number: +33 1 45 51 47 33
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