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L'Opera Restaurant

Opera / Bourse
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1 Place Jacques Rouche | Palais Garnier, 75009 Paris, France
+33 1 42 68 86 80
8:00 am - 12:00 am
6:00 pm - 12:00 am
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Sun - Wed 8:00 am - 11:00 am
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Sun - Sat 8:00 am - 12:00 am
Thu - Sat 6:00 pm - 12:00 am
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Hamburg, Germany
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2 reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The food was amazing. The chef prepared Act 1 (first course), 2 (main course), and 3 (dessert) in great detail. Each course was superb. Service was excellent.

Thank KimberlyAwsome
Braintree, United Kingdom
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51 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

First evening in Paris and after using this restaurant a few times with guests tried it personally and not disappointed. Great menu selection, with starters of sea bream and prawn ravioli followed by rissoto and veal - all beautifully presented and delicious. Staff very attentive and friendly, all outside on a wonderful, warm evening. Pretty much a perfect meal!

Thank Ahmerryweather
Wyomissing, PA, United States
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2016

We enjoyed the Sunday buffet after a noon concert. There was a variety of food, all well prepared. The restaurant atmosphere was pleasant. If we are in Paris again, we will plan to return.

Thank Roger M
Auckland, New Zealand
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6 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 15, 2016

Tres magnifique! It was a highlight of our trip. Beautiful food, gorgeous decor - the perfect start to an evening at the ballet.

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Thank Nichole P
London, United Kingdom
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45 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2016 via mobile

We came here in the evening and I loved the setting. It's an old building which has a contemporary fit out. The outside space was very good and needs to be exploited. The bar staff all round were very friendly and we didn't have to wait long for a drink. Inside was a cool club which was quite packed. The... More 

Thank DR-Hornet
Paris, France
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28 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 14, 2016 via mobile

I've been placed next to a women who had his dog sitting on her chair and eating from her plate. I don't put it in the picture as it was so disgusting. Nightmare experience and one question to the manager: who can you oblige customers to eat in a such uncomfortable situation? There is no respect for customers in Paris.

Thank April F
Singapore, Singapore
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 9, 2016 via mobile

Just had dinner at L'Opera two nights ago. Never heard of the place, so didn't know what to expect. My wife ordered fish and a mille-feuille for dessert, while I had a steak and a chocolate cake. We had a Bellini and a Pick-Me-Up as starting drinks. The food was pretty good and we certainly enjoyed our meals, as we... More 

Thank royyeo
Camarillo, California
2 reviews
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 17, 2016

Went with a group of friends for the prix fixe dinner. Never been to the Opera House, was very pleased with decor, and even the little bit of architectural details visible from our table upstairs, by far the best part of the experience there. I arrived late, server was very accomodating, took my order and ensured my food came the... More 

Thank chicdelavie
Paris, France
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3 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 25, 2016

I have enjoyed sitting looking out over the place and the Palais Garnier while having a good meal. The restaurant reserves the top with the wall of glass views for people eating meals, the bottom is for those ordering drinks. I always like to relax there and watch all the activity around the area and I love the architecture of... More 

Thank Cee S
Beaune, France
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8 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 23, 2016

The bad news is that this restaurant isn't inside the Palais Garnier, but the good news is that it isn't inside the Palais Garnier. So, the downside is that here you can't start your meal pre-performance, then reclaim your table to carry on during the intermissions/intervals as you can in some other opera houses. But, on the plus side, you... More 

Thank Jinny_C-J

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3 of 5 stars
    3.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$45 - $62
French, European
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Private Dining
Good for
Large groups, Special occasions, Business meetings, Bar scene
Open Hours
8:00 am - 11:00 am
8:00 am - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
8:00 am - 11:00 am
8:00 am - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
8:00 am - 11:00 am
8:00 am - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
8:00 am - 11:00 am
8:00 am - 12:00 am
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
8:00 am - 12:00 am
6:00 pm - 12:00 am
8:00 am - 12:00 am
6:00 pm - 12:00 am
8:00 am - 12:00 am
6:00 pm - 12:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Place Jacques Rouche | Palais Garnier, 75009 Paris, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Ile-de-France  >  Paris>  > Opera / Bourse
  • Neighborhood: Opera / Bourse
  • Phone Number: +33 1 42 68 86 80

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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.
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