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L'espadon

Hotel Ritz | 15 Place Vendôme, 75001 Paris, France (Louvre / Place Vendôme)
+33143163080
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Ranked #444 of 12,740 restaurants in Paris
Price range: $0 - $585
Cuisines: French
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Good for: Romance, Doing business, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Neighborhood: Louvre / Place Vendôme
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English first
Senior Contributor
35 reviews 35 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2014

If you expect L'Espadon to be almost over the top in every respect you'd be right! It's a flawless in it's presentation, food and service. Expect attention with style, food with panache and a wine list to match. It's memorable for everything and forgettable for nothing. Bon appetit!

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London
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21 reviews 21 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2013

With two Michelin stars this restaurant should be special and it really is. It does stand up to its billing though, which is important. Sure its not cheap, but the viewers who make that an issue kinda miss the point. Paris is not cheap and this is a very famous 2 star restaurant in a very expensive hotel. What do... More

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Limassol, Cyprus
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2013

Staying in The best hotel in France and not trying food in two-Michelin stars restaurant?hm... I would regret all my life.Love the restaurant.Very high standards .The food and it's presentation was amazing! .... Breakfast... Hm...I just felt like home...

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Chicago, Illinois
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79 reviews 79 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
38 helpful votes 38 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 19, 2013

It is not cheap, but the quality of food, service, and in a way, showmanship is like going to a Broadway show, thus, worth it. Walk around, inside, outside, everywhere, to see what the big deal with this place is.

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London, United Kingdom
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32 reviews 32 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2012

L'Espadon at the Ritz in Paris has two-Michelin stars. On a special-deal return fare of just £69 with Eurostar I wanted a treat to remember before I began a much simpler, economical way of life. I was prepared to spend £3-400 because I knew the first starter on the a la carte menu was a blue-lobster dish for 110 euros;... More

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Newport Beach, California
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98 reviews 98 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2012

beautiful restaurant! excellent service! we tried a couple of seafood entrees and vegetables, and they were divine! French food at it's finest!

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Laguna Niguel, California
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17 reviews 17 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2012

We were there during a big fashion show. The restaurant had a large party from the show and they were very entertaining. It's very expensive but we knew that.

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Norwich, United Kingdom
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5 reviews 5 reviews
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3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2012

dining room reminded me of the hotel de paris monte carlo. which was also excellent

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chicago
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94 reviews 94 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
84 helpful votes 84 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 22, 2012

A two star Michelin treat. Service is friendly and competent. The food is divine and the room is beautiful

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Sunderland, United Kingdom
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3 reviews 3 reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2012

My wife celebrated her 50th Birthday recently (Not that she will be happy I have told everyone) I decided to take her to the Ritz in Paris with it being a special one. With all its charm and splendour it certainly did not disappoint. We were fortunate to dine in the L'Espadon restaurant, from stepping through the door until our... More

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