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Pierre Gagnaire

#11 of 14,089 Restaurants in Paris
Certificate of Excellence
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6 rue Balzac, 75008 Paris, France
+33 1 58 36 12 50
12:00 - 13:30
19:30 - 21:30
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Mon - Fri 12:00 - 13:30
19:30 - 21:30
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Paris, France
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134 reviews
80 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Just don't miss It in your Life . Absolutely amazing,,fantastic and purely honest. Every combination of tastes are outstanding . A real palette of savours and savoirs . The wines are just brilliant . And the sommelier exact and So nice ! Desserts are just out of this world !

1 Thank 27nathalie
Lyon, France
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109 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I was invited by my good friends for my bday in this restaurant. It was great, great meal, lots of different taste, definitely a cooking style that I've never tried before and I liked it very much! Taste was full of surprise but in a very good way. One of my friend has LOTS of diet restrictions and they were... More 

1 Thank Vivich
Budapest, Hungary
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35 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place is a very nice looking restaurant with impeccable service, very professional staff, and an impressive selection of food. Unlike the regular tasting menu, the food comes out in batches based on theme. So if that dish is a particular fish for example, each of the two to five little dishes will feature that fish or a particular extraction... More 

Thank TheTemplar_1314
Paris, France
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8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 January 2017 via mobile

Outstanding!! Totally deserve in the list of top 10 restaurants in Paris. Well presented, the mini sized course comes teasing your taste buds and left you wonder how the heck they came up with this creative idea and ingredients. All the dishes are very rich in flavor, left you feeling full, not to mention well presented. Do book in advance... More 

Thank lauraannabeklz
Milan, Italy
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43 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 January 2017

We ate here because we had eaten at Pierre in Hong Kong and had a wonderful meal. The restaurant and wine cellar are really nice. Some tables particularly up top seem a little to close together. The service was very good easily 3 star. The food however was not that great. I had a lamb dish which was uninspired and... More 

Thank focsani40
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8 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 January 2017

After twice eating lunch at Pierre Gagnaire's this was my first dinner experience. We took the tasting menu with accompanying wines. From start to finish it was culinary brilliance with artistic flair. We were delighted to be greeted by the chef himself before our meal and from there on in the curve of delight went up and up. A fantastic... More 

Thank Bill J
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24 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 January 2017 via mobile

A very good restaurant. One of these best we have been. Devine creations, suprised flavours,mindblogging beautiful,very delicious. Service is perfection,interior perfection. Just perfect. What you need here is a large wallet. Wine is not cheap here. Everybody should come here are least once. 890 euro for 2 adults and 2 kids

1 Thank kikker m
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 December 2016

Note - I visited here in April 2015 Looking at the menu online, I was somewhat concerned that there was no prices associated with the dishes. A sure sign we couldn't afford it. When we arrived we were greeted by the staff and offered some water as we were led to our table. We had legged it down the Champs-Élysées... More 

2 Thank Zac S
Paris, France
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159 reviews
109 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 December 2016

Went here with lunch. Each course (and the 2 amuses bouches) had between 4 and 6 different plates. Some plates very a little bland but most tasted very good.

Thank PeaceCorpsNorm
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 December 2016

The service, atmosphere and food were easily worthy of its Michelin star. Our waiter and sommelier were very accommodating, and this ended up making our night. Absolutely incredible food with excellent service and a true delight for anyone who appreciates gourmet food at its best! Every course was a picture on a plate and the flavours were amazing. Simply the... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
French, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
Open Hours
12:00 - 13:30
19:30 - 21:30
12:00 - 13:30
19:30 - 21:30
12:00 - 13:30
19:30 - 21:30
12:00 - 13:30
19:30 - 21:30
12:00 - 13:30
19:30 - 21:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 6 rue Balzac, 75008 Paris, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Ile-de-France  >  Paris>  > Champs-Elysees
  • Neighbourhood: Champs-Elysees
  • Phone Number: +33 1 58 36 12 50

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

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