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Bistrot du Sommelier Philippe Faure-Brac

#508 of 15,169 Restaurants in Paris
$$$$French, European,
Boulevard Haussmann | 97, Boulevard Haussmann, 75008 Paris, France
+33 1 42 65 24 85
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good31%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“caviar” (2 reviews)
“soup” (2 reviews)
“duck” (2 reviews)
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French, European, Gastropub, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$$$
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Boulevard Haussmann | 97, Boulevard Haussmann, 75008 Paris, France
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Reviewed April 19, 2018 via mobile

We arrived late in Paris with no reservation for dinner. This restaurant le Bistrot du Sommelier, owned by a famous sommelier (best one in the world more than 20 years ago), was just around the corner: it was almost 21:30, no reservation.... still we pushed...More

Thank Clarifa
PhilippeFB, Manager at Bistrot du Sommelier Philippe Faure-Brac, responded to this reviewResponded April 21, 2018

Thank you so much for your kind feedback, we are so pleased you enjoyed your experience with Bistrot du Sommelier! I hope we will have the pleasure to welcome you again soon. Sincerely. Philippe Faure-Brac

Reviewed January 3, 2018 via mobile

Excellent selection of wine made by an expert, the owner. Ask to visit the cellar, or even better ask them to choose your wine. You will enjoy it!.

Thank Evangelie T
PhilippeFB, Manager at Bistrot du Sommelier Philippe Faure-Brac, responded to this reviewResponded January 8, 2018

Thank you so much for your kind feedback, we are so pleased you enjoyed your experience with Bistrot du Sommelier! I hope we will have the pleasure to welcome you again soon Sincerely Philippe Faure-Brac

Reviewed November 16, 2017

Last week my wife & I had dinner here and came away both impressed. We opted for one of the fixed course menus with paired wines and thought the food quality & portion size excellent. The wines were all from small, lesser known wineries and...More

Thank Roger B
PhilippeFB, Manager at Bistrot du Sommelier Philippe Faure-Brac, responded to this reviewResponded November 18, 2017

Thank you so much for your kind feedback, we are so pleased you enjoyed your experience with Bistrot du Sommelier! I hope we will have the pleasure to welcome you again soon. Sincerely Philippe Faure-Brac

Reviewed October 8, 2017 via mobile

It is simply our all time favourite... good quality food, good wine, lively atmosphere..friendly staffs... Rustic home cooked style French cuisine and nice charcuterie items, duck rillette . My all time favourite is garbure, a soup with vegetables, some homemade sausages, and ham just a...More

Thank AnimaBella
PhilippeFB, Gérant at Bistrot du Sommelier Philippe Faure-Brac, responded to this reviewResponded December 27, 2017
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Merci beaucoup et au plaisir de vous accueillir un jour à Paris. Cordialement.

Reviewed July 16, 2017 via mobile

An excellent evening! Meal and matching wines were fantastic and a great place to take a client as well. The staff were exceptional and went the extra mile to ensure we had a great evening. We had a tour of the cellar and also drank...More

Thank Murray B
PhilippeFB, Manager at Bistrot du Sommelier Philippe Faure-Brac, responded to this reviewResponded July 17, 2017

Bonsoir, Thank you so much for your kind feedback, we are so pleased you enjoyed your experience with Bistrot du Sommelier and the team. We hope we will have the pleasure to welcome you again soon. Sincerely

Reviewed June 23, 2017 via mobile

I got here by chance, very close to my hotel, for a quick bite, and it ended up in a very pleasant dinner. The staff is polite and friendly, fond of wine, can speak English. The choice of wine is amazing and the food is...More

Thank AleDima2014
PhilippeFB, Manager at Bistrot du Sommelier Philippe Faure-Brac, responded to this reviewResponded June 25, 2017

Thank you so much for your kind feedback, we are so pleased you enjoyed your experience with Bistrot du Sommelier! I hope we will have the pleasure to welcome you again soon. Sincerely

Reviewed April 24, 2017 via mobile

We where just walking around on our last day in Paris and happened upon this Bistot. The Host greeted us warmly at the door and the staff seated us. The food was perfect: Entree - white asparagus and olives Mains - duck, with seasonal root...More

Thank Peter S
PhilippeFB, Manager at Bistrot du Sommelier Philippe Faure-Brac, responded to this reviewResponded April 25, 2017

Bonjour, Thank you so much for your kind feedback, we are so pleased you enjoyed your experience with Bistrot du Sommelier! team. I hope we will have the pleasure to welcome you again soon. Sincerely Philippe Faure-Brac

Reviewed April 15, 2017 via mobile

The main attraction here is to guess the wine served with each dish and get the explanations from the sommelier. The food is good by international standards but only average by French. Tip: come here as a group to enjoy the wine tasting, not as...More

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PhilippeFB, Manager at Bistrot du Sommelier Philippe Faure-Brac, responded to this reviewResponded April 17, 2017

Bonjour, Thank you so much for your kind feedback, we are so pleased you enjoyed your experience with Bistrot du Sommelier! I hope we will have the pleasure to welcome you again soon. Sincerely Philippe Faure-Brac

Reviewed March 1, 2017 via mobile

It's a great resterant. The wine is great. The waiter have a lot of knowlege about wine. The chef come to ask hiw was the dinner!!!

Thank GadSaadShira
PhilippeFB, Manager at Bistrot du Sommelier Philippe Faure-Brac, responded to this reviewResponded March 5, 2017

Bonjour? Thank you so much for your kind feedback, we are so pleased you enjoyed your experience with Bistrot du Sommelier! I hope we will have the pleasure to welcome you again soon. Sincerely

Reviewed February 23, 2017 via mobile

Everything from the design of the place to the food, the wine and the service is absolutely great. We were taken away from the agitated Paris into a wonderful journey of sensory excitement and pleasure. We will definitely come and visit you again. Chapeau!

Thank Ionut I
PhilippeFB, Manager at Bistrot du Sommelier Philippe Faure-Brac, responded to this reviewResponded March 1, 2017

Bonjour, Thank you so much for your kind feedback, we are so pleased you enjoyed your experience with Bistrot du Sommelier! I hope we will have the pleasure to welcome you again soon. Sincerely

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
$38 - $105
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Private Dining, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Business meetings, Special occasions, Romantic
Open Hours
Monday
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
7:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Tuesday
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
7:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Wednesday
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
7:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Thursday
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
7:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Friday
12:00 PM - 2:30 PM
7:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Boulevard Haussmann | 97, Boulevard Haussmann, 75008 Paris, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Ile-de-France  >  Paris
  • Phone Number: +33 1 42 65 24 85
  • E-mail
Description
Owned by Philippe Faure-Brac World's Best Sommelier 1992, MOF Honoris Causa 2015, it is a restaurant whose specialty is tasting menus Food & Wine animated by a passionate team of sommeliers.
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