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Bistrot du Sommelier

97, boulevard Haussmann, 75008 Paris, France (Champs-Élysées)
01 42 65 24 85
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Ranked #937 of 12,898 Restaurants in Paris
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Hours:
Mon - Fri 12:00 pm - 2:30 pm
7:30 pm - 10:30 pm
Cuisines: French
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Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
Neighborhood: Champs-Élysées
Description: Appartenanrt a Ph Faure-Brac meilleur sommelier du monde en 1992www.bistrotdusommelier.com
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English first
Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic
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168 reviews 168 reviews
139 restaurant reviews
117 helpful votes 117 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 5, 2014

This small restaurant it is a peace of art, own and operated by Philippe Faure - Brac, winner of the price of better sommelier of the world in 1992, and an amazing sponsor. The food was excellent consider by the 5 that where in the table.

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3 reviews 3 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 1, 2014

The way the menu is made around Chef sensation of the day and the wines that change at each dish. it is really a gourmet dinner. open onyl during the week so the attendency is mcuh better

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Woodbridge, United Kingdom
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

We had a 3 course dinner with beautifully matched wine, served by Mona who was attentive and friendly. We learnt a lot and were wowed by her wine expertise. Food was absolutely delicious, and the kitchen readily accommodated one diner's dietary requirements. Philippe Faure-Brac even came out to greet us in person at the end of our meal. A very... More

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Copenhagen, Denmark
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35 reviews 35 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2014

We went for the large Millésime Menu, with five glasses of wine to go with it. The food was generally OK, but a bit on the fatty side for our liking. This is obviously a matter of individual taste, and I am sure that a lot of people will really like it, there was nothing wrong with how it was... More

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Chalfont St. Giles, United Kingdom
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63 reviews 63 reviews
54 restaurant reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2014

We had a great dinner and the wines were well explained for each course. The wine came "blind" then they arrived with the bottle and told us all about it. The cheese course let the whole meal down, it was bland and uninteresting.

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London, United Kingdom
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15 reviews 15 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
12 helpful votes 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 26, 2014

We had the most expensive 'pairing' menu which means that we had about six courses, each with a different wine. Served by the devine Matthew, who was knowledgeable and delightful, we learned about each wine, and had some wonderful surprises. The courses were superb, especially the lamb, and the strawberries. The cheese course could improve, but it was a most... More

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Milan, Italy
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2014

We went there for dinner choosing a Blind menu. We specified our allergies -nothing strange, just a couple of things easy to reconize- to avoid problems with food. One hour later the main course had one of the TWO ingredients that we banned. When we asked to the waitress to check the course she answered us that was better speak... More

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Zurich, Switzerland
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82 reviews 82 reviews
69 restaurant reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 2, 2014

Within easy walking distance of our overnight stay at a nearby hotel, my partner & myself just happened upon this intimate & inviting 'local' for our quintessential French bistro dinner. . . . .& we're very glad we chose it, too ! Snappy service in a quaint setting (that tried just a little too hard with its wonky upbeat décor),... More

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melbourne
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240 reviews 240 reviews
146 restaurant reviews
125 helpful votes 125 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2014

Went for lunch with my wife as a friend from Australia recommended it. Nice lunch, we chose fixed price three course lunch with matching 3 wines chosen by the restaurant. 55€ each. They chose the wines to go with the food you order and then you guess what you are drinking. Wines were interesting and some varieties I had never... More

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Edinburgh, United Kingdom
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212 reviews 212 reviews
156 restaurant reviews
60 helpful votes 60 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2014

Great fun trying to guess the source of the wine at every course while enjoying super French cuisine. What a place. Been there a few time, the first with a real wine lover who seemed to know most of the wines. What fun. A bit expensive but hey you are in Paris. Not too far from the Arc de Triumph... More

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