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Le Grand Colbert

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2, rue Vivienne, 75002 Paris, France
01 42 86 87 88
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12:00 pm - 12:00 am
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Hours:
Sun - Tue 12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Wed - Sat 12:00 pm - 1:00 am
Good for:
Romance
Local cuisine
Special occasions
Entertaining clients

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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Excellent food

Good value for money. Very nice food and ambiance. Worth a visit and the set menu if worth the value. After 22:30 gets even cheaper.

4 of 5 starsReviewed March 25, 2015
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London, United Kingdom
Good for:
  • Romance
  • Local cuisine
  • Special occasions
  • Entertaining clients
  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Lunch
  • Dinner
  • Reservations
  • Delivery
  • Late Night
  • Dessert
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London, United Kingdom
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16 reviews 16 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015 NEW

Good value for money. Very nice food and ambiance. Worth a visit and the set menu if worth the value. After 22:30 gets even cheaper.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015 NEW

Anniversary celebration. When we arrived our reservation was nowhere to be seen. But we were allocated a table by the window. The menu looked very good. good ambience. I have the set menu with kir included, foie gras, calves liver was outstanding and the dark chocolate cake also very good. The service was a biut slow, the waitress was lovely... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2015 via mobile

The ambience, service and wine selection was great. Stick with the roast chicken, the fish and escargot were not fresh. Will go again due to location and it's very Parisian. Loved that the movie Something's Gotta Give was filmed there!

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 19, 2015 via mobile

Beautiful dining room and great atmosphere, with good service. However I found the food a little disappointing, in particular my friends calves liver, which was so sweet, she couldn't eat it, it was accompanied by dauphinoise potatoes which had not a hint of garlic and no seasoning apart from too much nutmeg which made it resemble the flavour of rice... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 14, 2015

We really enjoyed our lunch here, the Fine Apple tart with ice cream was just amazing! We'd definitely return here.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 12, 2015 via mobile

Great place off the beaten path. Food and service was outstanding. We had fish, steak, salads, veggies and dessert. By far one of the best places we ate while in Paris.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2015

This was another find off tripadvisor- and boy are we glad we gave this one a shot. We found this a little to find at first, but on immediate entry we were greeted and sat at a corner table with views of the entire restaurant- it was spectacular , like i have stepped into a french 1920s movie set. With... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 10, 2015

Wonderful restaurant in Rue Vivienne. Decor brilliant, staff charming and attentive, food wonderful. A great place for a very good dinner when in Paris.

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2015

The food was ok, the price overrated, the location is good, nice to visit one in a lifetime after seeing the movie "Somethings got to give" .

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2015

spectacularly average, with a shocking dent in the billfold to boot.. the chicken was chewy, like the waiter's dandruffed lapels. Menu was a glimpse of yesteryear cliché; seasoned with just a hint at supermarket "boil-in-the-bag"; marinated in ordinariness; like the winelist, the service, the tired ambiance and deco; go for a "jarret au lentilles" at aeal auvergnat bistro if you... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 2, rue Vivienne, 75002 Paris, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Ile-de-France  >  Paris>  > Opera / Bourse
  • Neighborhood: Opera / Bourse
  • Phone Number: 01 42 86 87 88

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Good for: Romance, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Monday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Tuesday
12:00 pm - 12:00 am
Wednesday
12:00 pm - 1:00 am
Thursday
12:00 pm - 1:00 am
Friday
12:00 pm - 1:00 am
Saturday
12:00 pm - 1:00 am

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Staying in Opera / Bourse

Neighborhood Profile
Opera / Bourse
The neighborhood around Opéra and Bourse is a belle époque paradise of grand boulevards, refined arcades, and mass-market art-nouveau entertainment. Here, modern day workers continue to take advantage of the legacy that nobility and finance left in the 19th century. Brightly-lit brasseries, theaters, and cinemas sit side by side with French bistros predominating in one area and Japanese restaurants in another. The area is most famous for the Palais Garnier opera house and glamorous department stores.