It’s an artsy chic habit in Paris. Visit a museum and then have lunch at the museum restaurant. Some Parisians don’t even go to the museum part, that’s how good these restaurants are. The perfect places for a romantic or a family meal. We have made a selection for you of our top 5 Paris museum restaurants.
Monsieur Bleu, the trendy one with a view on the Eiffel Tower
A chic-artsy-trendy restaurant with a quality French kitchen inside the Palais de Tokyo. Book online here on the official website.
Where? Palais de Tokyo, 13 Avenue du Président Wilson, 75116 Paris. Metro: Trocadéro (Lines 6 & 9), Pont de l’Alma or Iéna (Line 9)
Le Georges, the one with one of the greatest view of Paris
On top of Centre Georges Pompidou, in center Paris, le Marais hood, Le Georges is a romantic avant-gardiste glass restaurant with a 180 degree-view over Paris.
Where? 19 Rue Beaubourg, 75004 Paris. Metro: Rambuteau (Line 11) Book here: +33 1 44 78 47 99
Les Ombres, the classy one with a view on the Eiffel Tower
On top of Musée du Quai Branly, dedicated to non-European cultures, Les Ombres, at the foot of the Eiffel Tower is the perfect family Sunday lunch place. Very sophisticated cuisine.
Where? 27, quai Branly, 75007 Paris. Metro: Alma-Marceau (Line 9). Book here: +33 1 47 53 68 00
Le Comptoir du Musée Rodin, the one lost in a beautiful park
Here you won’t find a great cuisine with a chef. Cold dishes, mostly sandwiches but quality ones. You come here for the dreamy surrounding and the bucolic atmosphere.
Where? 77, rue de Varenne, 75007 Paris. Metro: Solférino (Line 12).
Le Zyriab at l’Institut du Monde arabe, the one with a view on Notre-Dame
Atop of the Arab World Institute, by the River Seine, in South East Paris, this museum built by famous architect Jean Nouvel, you’ll find the best Lebanese cuisine in town. And again, what a view from there, especially on Notre-Dame. The City of Lights deserves its name when you seat over there.
Where? 1 Rue des Fossés Saint-Bernard, 75005 Paris. Metro: Jussieu (Lines 7 & 10) Book here: +33 1 55 42 55 42
Loulou, the dreamy one inside the Jardin des Tuileries
There, you’ll eat at posh and chic restaurant, LouLou, open in 2016, on a table on the grass, by the Louvre, inside the Tuileries and the Musée des Arts Décoratifs. A peaceful and bucolic atmosphere, away from the tourist crowd. Perfect Summer spot.
Where? 107 rue de Rivoli, 75001 Paris. Metro: Palais Royal-Musée du Louvre (Lines 1 & 7). More here.
The MiniPalais, the chic terrace
With a view on Alexandre III bridge, nested on the Winston Churchill avenue, this chic terrace MiniPalais is a must-do for a romantic or a business date. With a delicious French menu, this stop under the majestic columns offers a most Parisian experience. It’s also a cocktail bar and a tea room all day long. We strongly you book a table if you want to eat: + 33 1 42 56 42 42
Where? 3 avenue Winston-Churchill – 75008 Paris. Metro: Champs-Élysées Clemenceau (Lines 1 and 13). When? Everyday from 10am to 2am.
Every day: 10:00 am - 2:00 am
Where: Minipalais, Avenue Winston Churchill, Paris, France
Metro: Champs-Élysées Clemenceau (Lines 1 and 13)