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Le Pavillon de la Grande Cascade

#62 of 13,330 Restaurants in Paris
#67 of 13,933 Places to Eat in Paris
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Allee de Longchamp | Bois de Boulogne, 75016 Paris, France
+33 1 45 27 33 51
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12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
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Hours:
Sun - Sat 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Free Wifi, Full Bar, Outdoor Seating, Parking Available, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Valet Parking, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible
Description: La Grande Cascade is a gourmet restaurant located in the heart of the Bois...
La Grande Cascade is a gourmet restaurant located in the heart of the Bois de Boulogne. For a romantic dinner in winter or an alfresco lunch on a sunny day in summer, La Grande Cascade is the perfect rendezvous for anyone who loves fine dining and beautiful scenery in Paris. Yet La Grande Cascade has not always been a restaurant, and this explains its unusual and truly exceptional decor. It was originally a lodge where Napoleon III, who came to the Bois de Boulogne to hunt, could take a rest. Over the years, La Grande Cascade has changed with the times while maintaining its unique "retro-modern" style. Inside, the gilding, chandeliers and mirrors offer a distinct charm to a residence that has retained its period magnificence.
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    Very good
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  • 7
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Dinner silver service style

My family had dinner here that my sister booked online to get the special price. We were warmly welcomed and the high end service continued throughout the whole dinner. Waiters were fluent in English and made good recommendations as to pairing our courses and selecting a wine. All meals were served... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed July 10, 2015
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Good for:
  • Special occasions
  • Doing business
  • Romantic
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California City, California
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015

It is a restaurant that my husband and I went to for the past 10 years, A beautiful place to eat on a sunny day, but this Sunday, I was disappointed by the staff's not groomed suits, and the food that was bland..

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2015

My family had dinner here that my sister booked online to get the special price. We were warmly welcomed and the high end service continued throughout the whole dinner. Waiters were fluent in English and made good recommendations as to pairing our courses and selecting a wine. All meals were served with traditional silver service style on fine china. My... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2015

An evening on the terrace in July is worth a trip to Paris. Excellent food and service. Choose your champagne glass to start and then get two good glasses of wine included in the daily menu.

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Paris, France
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30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2015

There is no word to qualify La Grande Cascade. it was last Sunday for my boyfriend 30th birthday. The place was just Wow (was built in the 2nd Empire), the food refined and delicious. The service was PERFECT and the waiter very nice and helpful. I really recommend this restaurant!

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2015

Unbelievable! The restaurant is really traditional where you can fell like a Parisian. The waiters are ready to provide a good quality of service, attention, explain your doubts, present the dishes and speak French and English! The food is awesome, I tried the menu degustation,where you can try small portions of special dishes. It is a complete experience, you fell... More 

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Aberdeen, United Kingdom
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24 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 28, 2015

Took some clients to dinner on a business trip. This restaurant is all about quality and service both of which were superb. We were all impressed with the food which could not be faulted and the wine selection was excellent as you would expect. This is somewhere where you would go for a special occasion or when you need to... More 

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Chelmsford, United Kingdom
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15 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2015

Having read the reviews, I felt it was high time we went. A stroll through the Bois de Boulogne from Porte Maillot Metro station gave us a good appetite and it turned out we needed it! Whilst Le Pavillon is haute cuisine in Paris' finest style, the portions are most certainly not 'nouvelle'. From the amuse bouche right through to... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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13 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2015

The food and the service at this restaurant are truly superb. We chose the six course degustation menu and the quality of each course (except the cheese) was right up at 2 star Michelin standard. I should say there was nothing wrong with the cheese course - it was just rather boring and this was in stark contrast to the... More 

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Gatineau, Canada
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407 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 291 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2015

This restaurant is located just outside of Paris Intra-Muros in the Bois de Boulogne (which actually is part of Paris). The "Pavillon" was an old hunting camp for Napoleon III. Since 1900 (approx.) its been a beautiful restaurant which is close to the "Grance Cascade". When you arrive there, you do not feel like you are Paris but rather in... More 

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Tonbridge, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 10, 2015

We visited on Monday lunchtime when the weather was warm enough (just) for everyone to be dining outside on the terrace. It is located on the edge of the Bois de Boulogne adjacent to an attractive lake with its cascade and ducklings and a pair of coypu swimming around in it. We strolled here from the Hotel Molitor (next to... More 

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Additional Information about Le Pavillon de la Grande Cascade

Address: Allee de Longchamp | Bois de Boulogne, 75016 Paris, France
Phone Number: +33 1 45 27 33 51
Location: Europe  >  France  >  Ile-de-France  >  Paris>  > Passy
Open Hours:
Sunday 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm  7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Monday 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm  7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Tuesday 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm  7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Wednesday 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm  7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Thursday 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm  7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Friday 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm  7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Saturday 12:30 pm - 1:30 pm  7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Average Prices: USD 88 - 219
Cuisine: French

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: Allee de Longchamp | Bois de Boulogne, 75016 Paris, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Ile-de-France  >  Paris>  > Passy
  • Neighborhood: Passy
  • Phone Number: +33 1 45 27 33 51

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 88 - 219
  • Cuisine: French

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Special occasions, Doing business, Romantic

Description

La Grande Cascade is a gourmet restaurant located in the heart of the Bois de Boulogne. For a romantic dinner in winter or an alfresco lunch on a sunny day in summer, La Grande Cascade is the perfect rendezvous for anyone who loves fine dining and beautiful scenery in Paris. Yet La Grande Cascade has not always been a restaurant, and this explains its unusual and truly exceptional decor. It was originally a lodge where Napoleon III, who came to the Bois de Boulogne to hunt, could take a rest. Over the years, La Grande Cascade has changed with the times while maintaining its unique "retro-modern" style. Inside, the gilding, chandeliers and mirrors offer a distinct charm to a residence that has retained its period magnificence.
Open Hours
Sunday
12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Monday
12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Tuesday
12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Wednesday
12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Thursday
12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Friday
12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Saturday
12:30 pm - 1:30 pm
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm

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