Paris in 100º presents you the 10 top luxury restaurants in Paris, considered the highpoint city of fine dining and luxury lifestyle. Apart from its history, architecture and unique design the City of Lights is worldwide known for its wonderful fine cuisine. When the night comes in Paris, you just want a modern restaurant to enjoy the best dinner by French cuisine that Paris has to offer.
In this article, you can find some of the best restaurants in Paris and choose where do you want to appreciate one of the best cuisines in the world.
Le Grand Restaurant
The bold but elegant modern style of young chef Jean-Francois Piège’s new Le Grand Restaurant is one of the top restaurants in Paris, which was just awarded two Michelin stars, is the work of one of the best interior designers, the Icelandic-born, L.A.–based designer Gulla Jónsdóttir.
7, Rue D’ Aguesseau
Alain Ducasse au Plaza Athenee
Ducasse’s most ambitious project to date, this three-Michelin-starred restaurant takes an architectural approach to dining. The glamorous restaurant in the Hotel Plaza Athénée presents a dramatic dining room on a deconstructed crystal chandelier. Finely molded dove-colored walls in the traditional style are complemented by modern table settings and furniture with a splash of orange, all illuminated by an immense chandelier of delicate crystals suspended on invisible strings. Besides this, Ducasse’s chefs use only the best ingredients, sourced according to the season, to ensure that each dish reaches its full flavor potential.
25, Avenue Montaigne
Café de l’Homme
After a complete makeover by Gilles & Boissier, the mythic Café de l’Homme in the Palais de Chaillot has become one of the most stylish new tables in Paris. The design team respected the Art Deco decor of the 1937 building with views of the Eiffel Tower, the Champ de Mars, and the Jardins du Trocadéro, but made it warmer with sand-color cedar walls and ash-and-marble tables. A space with a unique design where you can find and taste the French fine cuisine.
17, Place du Trocadéro et du 11 Novembre
The Louvre’s café in Denon Hall can’t be beaten if you’re looking for a snack paired with incredible surroundings. This space with a contemporary design was designed by Mathieu Lehanneur, who added brushed-brass light fixtures surrounded by pale-pink acrylic and a 33-foot-long marble-and-brass bar.
Musée du Louvre – Aile Denon, Rue de Rivoli
Le Jules Verne, Eiffel Tower
Located on the second level of Eiffel Tower, Le Jules Verne is an exclusive French cuisine restaurant. With bold modern interior design by Patrick Jouin and cuisine by the already known Alain Ducasse, it offers a classic French menu with contemporary twists and with rigorously selected ingredients that are combined to produce mouthwatering creations, plus sweeping views over western Paris through floor-to-ceiling bay windows.
Avenue Gustave Eiffel
Restaurant Guy Savoy
One of most luxury restaurants in Paris occupies a suite of 18th-century salons overlooking the Seine on the first floor of the Monnaie de Paris (Paris Mint), a magnificent neoclassical limestone building by architect Jean-Denis Antoine. Restaurant Guy Savoy is a culinary shrine to the skills of its namesake. Renowned not only for its food but also for impeccable service, it is characterized by happiness and conviviality instead of inaccessible aloofness. This three-Michelin-starred modern restaurant consistently enthralls its diners and is a source of inspiration for many other chefs.
Monnaie de Paris, 11 Quai de Conti
The perfect place to elevate a luxury lifestyle, this extravagant two-Michelin-starred luxury restaurant serves world-class classic European cuisine in an elegant and harmonious white and silver setting. Wines and champagnes are kept in a specially created wine cellar opening onto the dining room, while a special chef’s table in the kitchen allows guests a closer view of what’s going on.
228, Rue de Rivoli
Alléno Paris at the Pavillon Ledoyen
One of the oldest luxury restaurants in Paris, Alléno Paris at the Pavillon Ledoyen first opened its doors in 1798 and was the place to see and be seen during the Belle Époque. Today, the rich décor harks back to its historical legacy with ornate stucco details and silk brocades, but the real pièce de résistance here is the stunning French cuisine.
8, Avenue Dutuit
Le Cinq at Four Seasons George V
Awarded with two Michelin stars, Le Cinq is undoubtedly luxurious yet also welcoming modern restaurant. The elegant dining room bathed in gold, the oil paintings adorning the walls and the beautiful flower arrangements all set the scene for this gastronomic and unique experience.
31, Avenue George V
Le Ciel de Paris
Set on the 56th floor of the Tour Montparnasse, one of the tallest structures in the city, Le Ciel de Paris features interiors as captivating as its views. Famous as being one of the top restaurants in Paris, this space was revamped by Noé Duchaufour-Lawrance in a palette of orange and gray and a ceiling punctuated with circular backlit mirrors.
Avenue du Maine