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Le Mini Palais

French, European, Contemporary
As featured in Gluten-free in Paris
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Grand Palais | 3, Avenue Winston Churchill, 75008 Paris, France
+33 1 42 56 42 42
10:00 - 02:00
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Sun - Sat 10:00 - 02:00
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Paris, France
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28 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

The waiters were very professional even though very young. The place is beautiful. The food was great, very well worked and it was a pleasure. Highly recommend the sea bass with cucumber jelly.

Thank Ina I
Alexandria, VA
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

This is truly a partisan restaurant and a great place to take a date. The food was wonderful and the wine delicious. I was on a date with a French restauranteur who if very particular. Service was great and it was very intimate for conversation. It is in a mini palace so the ceilings soar but the environment was still... More 

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Trondheim, Norway
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12 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Modern restaurant within the Grand Palais. The atmosphere was relaxing and chill, and the service was friendly, competent and generous. The menu was modern and french, with some asian inspiration and flavours. It was all perfectly put together :) ¨

Thank skikjersti
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149 reviews
75 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Despite it's within the palace, it's a really lively place for lunch. The service staff was friendly and prompt. Enjoyed the canard and dessert very much. Will be back if i'm in the area again.

Thank Doris168
Cincinnati, Ohio
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26 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Had a wonderful Saturday evening dinner at Le Mini Palais on October, 22, 2016. Le Mini Palais is in an absolutely beautiful location, inside Le Grand Palais with views of the Seine and Le Petite Palais as you enter the restaurant, you feel like a VIP as you enter via the stairs. The inside of the restaurant is very nice... More 

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Clifton, New Jersey
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

My husband and I had dinner at Le Mini Palais Wednesday, loved the food and the ambience. Our waiter Laila was outstanding, higher recommend this restaurant.

Thank Dismary T
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13 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

If you love sculptures and a nice eating place then this restaurant is a must go place. Not a long list of food to choose from means it is fresh and it is. It is located near the amazing Grand Palais which is again another place to visit. So go and enjoy the visit.

Thank jeanfrancoism592
Lima, Peru
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19 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016

Had lunch with a friend at the lovely terrace. Excellent food, kind and attentive waiter. Real nice place to be while visiting expositions in the Grand and Petit Palais.

Thank IsabelGDLima_Peru
Paris, France
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159 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 69 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 October 2016

The restaurant is located in a wing of the Grand Palais. You can see the columns outside through the large French windows. It is tastefully decorated with many huge bouquets of white lilies. The food was very well-presented and delicious.

Thank Kilese
Paris, France
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39 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2016

What a pleasure to eat facing the Petit Palais in a great building, built for the universal exhibition early 1900's. The terrace is surrounded by columns and you have the feeling to have lunch or dinner with history. The menu is short but the food is good and the staff (at least the ones that serve us) is very nice.... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$36 - US$154
French, European, Contemporary
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Groups, Romantic, Local cuisine, View
Open Hours
10:00 - 02:00
10:00 - 02:00
10:00 - 02:00
10:00 - 02:00
10:00 - 02:00
10:00 - 02:00
10:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Grand Palais | 3, Avenue Winston Churchill, 75008 Paris, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Ile-de-France  >  Paris>  > Champs-Elysees
  • Neighbourhood: Champs-Elysees
  • Phone Number: +33 1 42 56 42 42

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

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Neighbourhood Profile
This area is characterized by its namesake avenue which extends northwest from the Louvre to the modern business district, punctuated by the iconic Arc de Triomphe. Grand embassies stand among impressive offices and presidential palaces; architecture from 19th century Universal Exhibitions, homes, art galleries, and 19th century streets designed by Baron Haussmann flank haute-couture boutiques. This neighborhood never rests, buzzing with visitors from around the world at all times of day and night, all within a stone's throw of the Seine.
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