Best french restaurants in Paris

Check out the top french restaurants in Paris, reviewed and ranked by the city’s locals
1. A l'Ami Louis
1. A l'Ami Louis
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5 local reviews
32 Rue du Vertbois, Paris
Closed · Opens Sun 12:00 PM (noon)
+33 1 48 87 77 48
RestaurantFoodPoint of interest
J.Yves & David
Famous traditional french restaurant.
Benoit
Well known typical French restaurant There are Other nice restaurants in the same street
J.Yves & David
Famous traditional french restaurant.
1. A l'Ami Louis
1. A l'Ami Louis
host-0host-1host-2
5 local reviews
32 Rue du Vertbois, Paris
Closed · Opens Sun 12:00 PM (noon)
+33 1 48 87 77 48
J.Yves & David
J.Yves & David
Famous traditional french restaurant.
Benoit
Benoit
Well known typical French restaurant There are Other nice restaurants in the same street
J.Yves & David
J.Yves & David
Famous traditional french restaurant.
2. Le Baratin
2. Le Baratin
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19 local reviews
3 Rue Jouye-Rouve, Paris
Open · Closes 2:00 AM
+33 1 43 49 39 70
BarRestaurantFood
Annick
Very good French restaurant. With reservation it's better !
Francesca
Very good, very well known (maybe too well known) French restaurant. Reservation highly recommended, specially…
Sophie
Simple looking but very good traditional French food, sometimes with a twist, and many good wines. Featured in…
2. Le Baratin
2. Le Baratin
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19 local reviews
3 Rue Jouye-Rouve, Paris
Open · Closes 2:00 AM
+33 1 43 49 39 70
Annick
Annick
Very good French restaurant. With reservation it's better !
Francesca
Francesca
Very good, very well known (maybe too well known) French restaurant. Reservation highly recommended, specially for dinners. Lunch is cheaper…
Sophie
Sophie
Simple looking but very good traditional French food, sometimes with a twist, and many good wines. Featured in The New York Times. Reservati…
3. Chez Janou
3. Chez Janou
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24 local reviews
2 Rue Roger Verlomme, Paris
Open · Closes in 18 minutes
+33 1 42 72 28 41
RestaurantFoodPoint of interest
Sarah
Great French restaurant - specialized in Provençal cuisine
Pierre
Typical french restaurant, unlimited chocolate mousse ;-)
Nicolas
lunch or diner good french standard *
3. Chez Janou
3. Chez Janou
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24 local reviews
2 Rue Roger Verlomme, Paris
Open · Closes in 18 minutes
+33 1 42 72 28 41
Sarah
Sarah
Great French restaurant - specialized in Provençal cuisine
Pierre
Pierre
Typical french restaurant, unlimited chocolate mousse ;-)
Nicolas
Nicolas
lunch or diner good french standard *
4. Café des Musées
4. Café des Musées
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10 local reviews
49 Rue de Turenne, Paris
Closed · Opens Sun 9:00 AM
+33 1 42 72 96 17
CafeBarRestaurant
Pierre
Excellent cosy french restaurant with unusually nice service. French classical cuisine, finely prepared. Speak…
Laurent
Very French restaurant, quiet old school waiters (garcons) really quality french food, and not pricy.
Thy
Yummy french food.
4. Café des Musées
4. Café des Musées
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10 local reviews
49 Rue de Turenne, Paris
Closed · Opens Sun 9:00 AM
+33 1 42 72 96 17
Pierre
Pierre
Excellent cosy french restaurant with unusually nice service. French classical cuisine, finely prepared. Speaks english.
Laurent
Laurent
Very French restaurant, quiet old school waiters (garcons) really quality french food, and not pricy.
Thy
Thy
Yummy french food.
5. Café Beaubourg
5. Café Beaubourg
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10 local reviews
43 Rue Saint-Merri, Paris
Open · Closes 2:00 AM
+33 1 48 87 63 96
CafeRestaurantFood
J & P
Old tradtional French restaurant as only Parisians know. Great prices and okay food with great wine.
Daniela
A good French restaurant, spacious, convenient and kid friendly!
Wann
Trendy, hype, central... the place to be, just near centre pompidou beaubourg. Lot of artists, directors, or l…
5. Café Beaubourg
5. Café Beaubourg
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10 local reviews
43 Rue Saint-Merri, Paris
Open · Closes 2:00 AM
+33 1 48 87 63 96
J & P
J & P
Old tradtional French restaurant as only Parisians know. Great prices and okay food with great wine.
Daniela
Daniela
A good French restaurant, spacious, convenient and kid friendly!
Wann
Wann
Trendy, hype, central... the place to be, just near centre pompidou beaubourg. Lot of artists, directors, or lazy fashion guys, in rdv, or j…
6. Le Châteaubriand
6. Le Châteaubriand
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33 local reviews
129 Avenue Parmentier, Paris
Closed · Opens Tue 7:00 PM
+33 1 43 57 45 95
RestaurantFoodPoint of interest
Lorin
An excellent French restaurant, consistently rated one of Paris's best restaurants. Popular with expats and in…
Kai
Great French restaurant but you'll have to book. Rated as one of the top restaurants in Europe!
Anita
An incredible experience A must Set menu You must make a reservation In The World’s 50 Best Restaurant A…
6. Le Châteaubriand
6. Le Châteaubriand
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33 local reviews
129 Avenue Parmentier, Paris
Closed · Opens Tue 7:00 PM
+33 1 43 57 45 95
Lorin
Lorin
An excellent French restaurant, consistently rated one of Paris's best restaurants. Popular with expats and internationals. Well worth a vis…
Kai
Kai
Great French restaurant but you'll have to book. Rated as one of the top restaurants in Europe!
Anita
Anita
An incredible experience A must Set menu You must make a reservation In The World’s 50 Best Restaurant Awards
7. Le Père Claude
7. Le Père Claude
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6 local reviews
51 Avenue de la Motte-Picquet, Paris
Closed · Opens Sun 12:00 PM (noon)
+33 1 47 34 03 05
BarRestaurantFood
Edouard
Another very traditional french restaurant you can't go wrong with.
Arnaud
Good french restaurant. Great meat.
Edouard
Another very traditional french restaurant you can't go wrong with.
7. Le Père Claude
7. Le Père Claude
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6 local reviews
51 Avenue de la Motte-Picquet, Paris
Closed · Opens Sun 12:00 PM (noon)
+33 1 47 34 03 05
Edouard
Edouard
Another very traditional french restaurant you can't go wrong with.
Arnaud
Arnaud
Good french restaurant. Great meat.
Edouard
Edouard
Another very traditional french restaurant you can't go wrong with.
8. Astier
8. Astier
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12 local reviews
44 Rue Jean-Pierre Timbaud, Paris
Closed · Opens Sun 12:30 PM
+33 1 43 57 16 35
RestaurantFoodPoint of interest
Bruno
Traditional French restaurant recommended by Gault & Millau: Creamy risottos from Piémont, oils from Beaujolai…
José
Old Fashion French Restaurant. Very Famous Bistrot cuisine
Thibaut
Tranditionnal french restaurant. An institution! 40/60E pp
8. Astier
8. Astier
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12 local reviews
44 Rue Jean-Pierre Timbaud, Paris
Closed · Opens Sun 12:30 PM
+33 1 43 57 16 35
Bruno
Bruno
Traditional French restaurant recommended by Gault & Millau: Creamy risottos from Piémont, oils from Beaujolais, chocolates by Pierre Marcol…
José
José
Old Fashion French Restaurant. Very Famous Bistrot cuisine
Thibaut
Thibaut
Tranditionnal french restaurant. An institution! 40/60E pp
9. Les Papilles
9. Les Papilles
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9 local reviews
30 Rue Gay-Lussac, Paris
Closed · Opens Tue 12:00 PM (noon)
+33 1 43 25 20 79
RestaurantFoodPoint of interest
Aurélien
Typical french restaurant , highly recommanded by Washington guests who had an incredible dinner there !
Michelle
About a ten minute walk from the house, this is a delicious french restaurant with a pre-set menu for dinner. …
Marco
Nice French traditional restaurant, with uniqur menu. Better to book in advance !
9. Les Papilles
9. Les Papilles
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9 local reviews
30 Rue Gay-Lussac, Paris
Closed · Opens Tue 12:00 PM (noon)
+33 1 43 25 20 79
Aurélien
Aurélien
Typical french restaurant , highly recommanded by Washington guests who had an incredible dinner there !
Michelle
Michelle
About a ten minute walk from the house, this is a delicious french restaurant with a pre-set menu for dinner. You can pick your wines right …
Marco
Marco
Nice French traditional restaurant, with uniqur menu. Better to book in advance !
10. Pétrelle
10. Pétrelle
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7 local reviews
34 Rue Petrelle, Paris
Closed · Opens Tue 8:00 PM
+33 1 42 82 11 02
RestaurantFoodPoint of interest
Aleth
Beautiful classical french restaurant. Necessary to reserve.
Alexis
Great french restaurant (€€€)
Eliz
One of the best creative chefs in all of Paris.
10. Pétrelle
10. Pétrelle
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7 local reviews
34 Rue Petrelle, Paris
Closed · Opens Tue 8:00 PM
+33 1 42 82 11 02
Aleth
Aleth
Beautiful classical french restaurant. Necessary to reserve.
Alexis
Alexis
Great french restaurant (€€€)
Eliz
Eliz
One of the best creative chefs in all of Paris.
11. Le Taxi Jaune RESTAURANT
11. Le Taxi Jaune RESTAURANT
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3 local reviews
13 Rue Chapon, Paris
Closed · Opens Mon 12:00 PM (noon)
01 42 76 00 40
Establishment
Lionel
Very typical French restaurant. The Chef seems a bit cold at first sight but he is friendly and really wants y…
Victoria
Excellent french restaurant, very nice place typicall french and lovely high quality food.
Julien
Otis Lebert’s cute and calm bistro is a Marais haven. Spectacular mussels, perfectly seasoned spring vegetable…
11. Le Taxi Jaune RESTAURANT
11. Le Taxi Jaune RESTAURANT
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3 local reviews
13 Rue Chapon, Paris
Closed · Opens Mon 12:00 PM (noon)
01 42 76 00 40
Lionel
Lionel
Very typical French restaurant. The Chef seems a bit cold at first sight but he is friendly and really wants you to enjoy its dishes. He spe…
Victoria
Victoria
Excellent french restaurant, very nice place typicall french and lovely high quality food.
Julien
Julien
Otis Lebert’s cute and calm bistro is a Marais haven. Spectacular mussels, perfectly seasoned spring vegetables, and an excellent homemade p…
12. L'Escargot Montorgueil
12. L'Escargot Montorgueil
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10 local reviews
38 Rue Montorgueil, Paris
Closed · Opens Sun 12:00 PM (noon)
+33 1 42 36 83 51
RestaurantFoodPoint of interest
Laurence
Typical french restaurant, the place is old and beautiful.
Marie-Pierre
Typical French restaurant, the place is old and beautiful ! Worth seeing.
Francisco
THE best place for snails in Paris, served with many different delicious sauces, frequented in it's time by Pi…
12. L'Escargot Montorgueil
12. L'Escargot Montorgueil
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10 local reviews
38 Rue Montorgueil, Paris
Closed · Opens Sun 12:00 PM (noon)
+33 1 42 36 83 51
Laurence
Laurence
Typical french restaurant, the place is old and beautiful.
Marie-Pierre
Marie-Pierre
Typical French restaurant, the place is old and beautiful ! Worth seeing.
Francisco
Francisco
THE best place for snails in Paris, served with many different delicious sauces, frequented in it's time by Picasso, Dali...For special ocas…