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Le First

234 rue de Rivoli, 75001 Paris, France
+33 1 44 77 10 40
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good44%
  • Average14%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible2%
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French, Vegetarian Friendly
234 rue de Rivoli, 75001 Paris, France
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Reviewed 3 May 2018

This restaurant, while in the Westin building, cunningly feels independent and authentic. We visited on a Monday evening and while there were quite a few customers we were well spaced and it was easy to talk without feeling like people were listening! The food (we...More

Thank TripCase
Reviewed 8 April 2018

As I mentioned in my hotel review, don't eat here. Price is ridiculous and you pay for the full buffet, even if you only wanted a cup of joe.

Thank ronneedham
Reviewed 21 March 2018 via mobile

Extremely unwelcoming - we had reserved a table for four, and the guy at front desk inside the restaurant did not even bother to look up as we said hello to him. After repeating - grudgingly he recognisd that he would need to move. No...More

1  Thank SunE45
Reviewed 18 January 2018

localized at the The Westin Paris - Vendome hotel, Le first is a very nice and convenience restaurant. Food is amazing and the service superb. We stay a few times at this restaurant because of the quality and the convenience of being in the hotel....More

Thank Drc1967
Reviewed 15 December 2017 via mobile

The ambiance is perfect and the food was ok but nothing to rave about. The service was great. Good for groups but so many other great restaurants in Paris for the same price range.

Thank Paula-Mae L
Reviewed 27 November 2017 via mobile

We had a wonderful dinner here on our first night at the hotel. The menu was varied and interesting. The staff was very attentive and did everything they could do to get us everything we needed. The food was presented beautifully, and tasted fantastic. It...More

Thank Christina B
Nicolas M, Gérant at Le First, responded to this reviewResponded 28 December 2017

Dear Sir, We thank you very much for your review and are very pleased to read that you enjoyed your dinner with us ! We hope to see you again very soon during your next stay in Paris.

Reviewed 26 May 2017 via mobile

My wife and I decided to treat ourselves to a great French restaurant. The setup is very nice. We sat outside in the courtyard. My steak was definitely the worst piece of meat I have ever eaten. It was like eating a piece of rubber....More

4  Thank PaulConlon
Reviewed 8 May 2017 via mobile

We would not normally book a restaurant in a hotel but this was very close to where we were staying and it had decent reviews. We had a fantastic meal, great wine and lovely restaurant. We ate from the springtime set menu which was delicious...More

Thank wattsyoung
Nicolas M, Gérant at Le First, responded to this reviewResponded 19 May 2017

Dear Guest, We thank you very much for your review. We are pleased to read that you enjoyed your diner with us. We look forward to seeing you once again soon.

Reviewed 22 April 2017

I came here with my sister last week and was so looking forward to having a great french meal at an elegant restaurant as we had loved the quality of the bistros during the day. I ordered the Angus steak and could not cut it...More

Thank nickbranch2016
Nicolas M, Gérant at Le First, responded to this reviewResponded 28 April 2017

Dear Madam, Dear Sir, thank you for taking the time to leave your feedback. Let us apologise for your food experience as it is one that doesn't reflect our usual standards. We hope you will give us a chance to redeem ourselves so hopefully we...More

Reviewed 28 March 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed a quiet dinner in this elegant, well appointed dining room. Service was courteous and pleasant. We enjoyed traditional French cuisine, including rabbit pate, veal stew, mushroom soup and anglerfish in lemon. A cheese plate finished things off. This was accompanied by an excellent...More

Thank Richard W
Nicolas M, Gérant at Le First, responded to this reviewResponded 7 April 2017

Dear Sir, we thank you very much for taking the time to write this review. We are very pleased to read that our cuisine has been to your taste. It would be a pleasure to welcome you one more time during your next stay in...More

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

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Average prices
USD 35 - USD 69
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Private Dining, Valet Parking, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
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7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
12:00 pm - 3:00 pm
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 234 rue de Rivoli, 75001 Paris, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Ile-de-France  >  Paris>  > Louvre / Palais-Royal
  • Neighbourhood: Louvre / Palais-Royal
  • Phone Number: +33 1 44 77 10 40
  • E-mail
Facing the Tuileries Gardens, le First, restaurant boudoir paris invites you to taste an authentic and inventive cuisine, in an elegant setting designed by Jacques Garcia. The chef, David Real, also offers new meals every day to reinvent its two lunch menus permanently. From October to June, le First propose you it's famous brunch every sundays from 12.15am to 3pm. We will be pleased to let you discover our "Sprunch" offer, including a care in our spa and the brunch.
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