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Cafe Ragueneau

#13,215 of 15,051 Restaurants in Paris
££ - £££French, European
202 rue Saint Honore, 75001 Paris, France
+33 1 42 60 29 20
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  • Excellent14%
  • Very good29%
  • Average21%
  • Poor13%
  • Terrible23%
2 Mar 2018
“Not exceptionel - something average”
15 Jan 2018
“Great Cafe”
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French, European
££ - £££
202 rue Saint Honore, 75001 Paris, France
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Reviewed 2 March 2018

Took lunch menu and the food quality and taste are something average. Ok for one time if we do not have any choice.

Thank raja2128
Reviewed 15 January 2018 via mobile

Great Cafe, staff not very friendly but better alternative to Cafe next door. Place his nicely decorated and Cafe is good. Strongly recommend this place.

Thank demendieta
Reviewed 3 January 2018 via mobile

Tourist trap. Steak tartare is obviously a pre-packaged meal disguised as « freshly prepared ». No visible egg and no controllable ingredient whatsoever, sauce tartare was much too sweet and here again another avatar of industrially processed foods. With half a bottle of Pellegrino charged at 5€...More

1  Thank Pascal C
Reviewed 28 December 2017

A stones throw from the famous Louvre and whilst it is tucked away in a small corner this great little restaurant serves some serious good French food. Staff were lovely and friendly and assistive and despite attending a quiet time (just after the lunch rush)...More

Thank Thomas D
Reviewed 23 December 2017 via mobile

We stopped here for dinner one night and we had no issues whatsoever.. the pricing was ok by Paris standards .. and the food and drinks were all good ! Service was nice so we can’t complain...

Thank reddog742014
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

In fairness we only stopped in for a drink but I paid €8 for a coke in hindsight I should have just drank beer! Lovely atmosphere and kind staff though

Thank HKG2091
Reviewed 15 August 2017

A historical restaurant just behind the Louvre on rue St. Honoré. In olden days King's advisers used to come and eat there --- now you can do the same... It looks simple but we had a good service. All dishes are fresh, nice choice and...More

Thank Prangins
Reviewed 14 June 2017 via mobile

My wife and I stopped in for lunch after our Louvre visit. We each had salmon and risotto. The salmon was overcooked and the risotto had too much cream in it, which made it inedible. When we asked for butter for our bread the server...More

2  Thank MisterK_27
Reviewed 12 June 2017

We stopped today because we were late for the louvre. Ordered a croissant and a coffee. The croissants sat in front of us for over 20 minutes before they were handed over by a waiter by hand after she had been coughing on her hand...More

2  Thank mpc2012
Reviewed 9 April 2017

We stumbled across this place for lunch and had I read the reviews probably would not have gone in. We sat inside but there are some tables on the sidewalk. The waitress was nice and helpful. We ordered a hot dog for my son which...More

Thank lucycan
Louvre / Palais-Royal
From the majestic Louvre to the regal Palais-Royal,
this neighbourhood 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
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$12 - US$31
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
07:30 - 00:30
07:30 - 00:30
07:30 - 00:30
07:30 - 00:30
07:30 - 00:30
07:30 - 00:30
07:30 - 00:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 202 rue Saint Honore, 75001 Paris, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Ile-de-France  >  Paris>  > Louvre / Palais-Royal
  • Neighbourhood: Louvre / Palais-Royal
  • Phone Number: +33 1 42 60 29 20
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Le Ragueneau restaurant in Paris two steps from the Louvre and the Palais Royale is one of the literature���s most historic eateries. This is the location of the restaurant of Cyprien Ragueneau, 17th century chef, poet and great friend of Moliere and others, after whom Rostand named Cyrano de Bergerac���s friend. The new incarnation is a chic, extremely French brasserie in warm tones of red and ochre with brass chandeliers, absolutely stuffed with Ragueneau-related art. Vincent Sitz, formerly of Taillevent, offers snacks and teas on the ground floor, more complete meals in the elegant first floor dining room, a modern menu inspired by Ragueneau���s dishes, braised lamb en cocotte, salads, entrecotes, and especially tarts. The wine list is devoted exclusively to wines from Bergerac.
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