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L'Espadon

#1,132 of 13,802 Restaurants in Paris
Certificate of Excellence
$$$$
Neighborhood:
Louvre / Palais-Royal
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Hotel Ritz | Ritz Paris, 15 Place VendômeRitz Paris, 75001 Paris, France
+33 1 43 16 33 74
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Mexico City, Mexico
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120 reviews
89 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

A very nice fish dinner at L'Espadon with a very good wine list and desserts selection . Serivice serious and attentive, in a very nice location

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Thank R S
Ramallah, Palestinian Territories
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37 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Best fine dining restaurant! Outstanding service and very professional staff. Lifetime experience!!!

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Thank Hadillah
Beverly Hills, California
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33 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Ritz Paris is very special place for everyone . I have enjoyed this place few times in my life . L'Espadon Restaurant is very classy . I do like it after the renovation , the new touch of this place makes it very fresh . The service and the menu is out of question ! I love the most to... More 

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Petaluma, California
2 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Marvelous room, service, and food just as one would expect from the Ritz. Each course was leisurely served with explanations of ingredients and cooking techniques and careful wine recommendations.

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Paris, France
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463 reviews
220 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 166 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Impeccable interior design in classic chateau style. You can dine in the main room or in the atrium. The food and the service are impeccable: all dishes cooked to perfection and with a bit of creativity. Prices are nearly affordable at lunch but slightly prohibitive in the evening. Come here for a special occasion to enjoy gastronomy at its best.

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Thank GlobetrottingSwede
Grand Rapids, Michigan
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41 reviews
32 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 27, 2016

I think my mistake was just having dinner the night before at L'Epicure. We started with a appetizer that ended up being served 3 different ways and dragged on. My main course was very fishy as was my wife's. I definitely would not be back here.

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Thank Marco155
Washington DC, District of Columbia
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30 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed October 23, 2016

My family and I ate here while staying at the Ritz (for dinner and breakfast), but I am just going to review the dinner. Heads up to anyone eating here: the chef does everything in courses of 3 (hot, cold, and regular). So, instead of getting 3 courses, we all ended up getting 7. I thought it was a really... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 28, 2016 via mobile

On a hazy Sunday morning in August, we dragged our tired tourist bodies out of bed and set-off across Paris to the Ritz, for my 40th birthday breakfast. Although we weren't staying at the Ritz, they treated us with the utmost respect and professionalism from the moment we walked in. There were seven of us, including two kids under ten,... More 

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New York City, New York
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52 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 19, 2016

You walk through the hotel past many gorgeous sitting rooms and the Hemingway bar to get to this wonderful restaurant. We sat in a glass enclosed garden room that was wonderfully light and beautifully appointed -- but not fussy. We had "brunch" which is very weird in Paris, but to accommodate all the members of the party, you could have... More 

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Ritz_Paris, Directeur at L'Espadon, responded to this review

Dear Madam, Thank you for sharing your experience and for your kind words. We are pleased to learn that you enjoyed your brunch at Les Week End de L'Espadon. We hope to welcome you back to place Vendome very soon. Philippe Cousseau Directeur de L'Espadon More 

Palm Beach, Florida
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 11, 2016

The service was the best I've ever experienced. The food was superb. The atmosphere and timing of the courses was top notch.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
French, European
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Special occasions
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Hotel Ritz | Ritz Paris, 15 Place VendômeRitz Paris, 75001 Paris, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Ile-de-France  >  Paris>  > Louvre / Palais-Royal
  • Neighborhood: Louvre / Palais-Royal
  • Phone Number: +33 1 43 16 33 74
Description
La Table de L'Espadon In his signature dinner, the Chef recounts a delicious story filled with emotion, plot twists and delightful if unexpected endings. Here, he expresses the very essence of the finest products. A story of love, cuisine and flavors in which the product is king and the service royal.

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Neighborhood Profile
Louvre / Palais-Royal
From the majestic Louvre to the regal Palais-Royal, this neighborhood oozes luxury. The grand arches along Rue de Rivoli are shadowed by mosaics in front of decorated vitrines and hotels. Place Vendôme is lined with the world’s best jewelers and their glittering window displays. Every other establishment has someone to open the door for you or park your car. You can spend hours gazing at its haute couture shops or lingering over a meal at any of its chic eateries. After all that indulgence, the Tuileries gardens provide stately respite, while theaters compete for your applause. It's a neighborhood that draws admirers from around the world, all attracted to the luxe life in Paris.
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