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L'Ambroisie

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#1,477 of 16,141 Restaurants in Paris
Certificate of Excellence2016 - 2018 Winner
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Meals
Lunch, Dinner
CUISINES
French, European
FEATURES
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Credit Cards, Table Service
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The four of us started our with an excellent appetizer, then came the entrée -- a Bresse chicken. Since there were four of us, we order two chickens of 520 euros worth of chicken. It was prepared in the classic way with truffles under the...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Antionio10
Reviewed March 10, 2019 via mobile

It was my dream to eat at a 3 star Michelin restaurant, and my husband made that dream come true for my 50th birthday. I chose L’Ambroisie, and it lived up to my expectations. From the warm unintimidating welcome, to the beautiful comfortable dining room,...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank kwezir
Reviewed February 16, 2019 via mobile

This place is truly one of the few genuine benchmarks of French food preparation. There’s no fancy food tricks and playful humour here, just experienced expertise applied to the best quality ingredients. It’s worth sacrificing multiple mediocre meals for one superlative meal here, that’s what...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank crepusculaire
Reviewed February 9, 2019

Once upon a time, there were two Paris restaurants so traditional, so formal, so austere that they would have made a Theresa May cabinet meeting seem jovial. They were Le Taillevent and L’ Ambroisie. No English menu. No English language. L’Ambroisie was rumoured to seat...More

Date of visit: February 2019
2  Thank Peter V
Reviewed January 27, 2019 via mobile

I did my thorough research to find the perfect two 3 Michelin Star Restaurants in Paris while visiting for four nights. I picked “Le Pre Catelan” (amazing - see my review) and this restaurant. Dined at Alain Ducasse two years ago (see my review). Unfortunately,...More

Date of visit: January 2019
1  Thank ro1655
Reviewed January 20, 2019 via mobile

We have really enjoyed our experience at L’Ambroisie. The decor is very romantic 18th century French style with parquet flooring, authentic furniture and various tapestries. The menus are only in French but the service gladly explains the menus. The food was excellent. My favorite dish...More

Date of visit: January 2019
1  Thank Pest04
Reviewed January 18, 2019 via mobile

We were 4 of us dine at our first 3 stars Michelin restaurant. Beforehand, we had 4 Different Michelin restaurant experienced. First of all, the service was good at the beginning. After, we ordered apéritif - kir royale. The waiter did not show us what...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank HLO95
Reviewed January 12, 2019 via mobile

The food at this restaurant is excellent and the setting lovely and genteel, but the reason this Michelin 3 star restaurant is getting 4 and not a 5 is that only a few of the dishes really knocked my sox off. This is a famous...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank X598THrichardm
Reviewed January 4, 2019

I've dined at most of the three-star restaurants in Paris, and this falls short of the standard. The staff were gracious and helpful, but the excellence stops there. The first offering was a soft-boiled egg (in the shell, of course) with a dollop of caviar...More

Date of visit: December 2018
1  Thank Clackman
Reviewed December 13, 2018

Whenever I went to Place de Vosges I would look at this place and hope that some day I would be able to eat here. The day finally came, and I am glad it did, the fake risotto was very interesting as was the signature...More

Date of visit: November 2018
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November 23, 2018|
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Response from HLO95 | Reviewed this property |
You will definitely over your budget. A dish will cost you €100 plus. Exclude service charge. If don’t expect to much on the food, it will be very nice for an romantic night. Food is great don’t get me wrong but just... More
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Liviu R
June 29, 2018|
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Response from crepusculaire | Reviewed this property |
Whilst there is no minimum spend amount specified on the website, being a restaurant you would be expected to order at least two courses. You could telephone them and ask your question to see how they respond...
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Malou M
April 23, 2018|
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Response from HLO95 | Reviewed this property |
4 people cost around €1500, a la cart menu. We ordered 3 plates for each person and 2 aperitif and a glass of white wine. Hope this answer your questions.
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