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Chez Francis

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7 Place de l Alma, 75008 Paris, France
+33 1 47 20 86 83
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07:30 - 00:00
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Sun - Sat 07:30 - 00:00
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW via mobile

Great restaurant with a perfect view of the Eiffel Tower from the patio. Food is good, service was excellent and the Eiffel Tower at night sparkling in lights is so romantic. Highly recommend for a nice dinner after your tourist activities of the day.

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Thank Lorene S
Jupiter, Florida, United States
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Perfectly located near Eiffel Tower. Lovely outside patio. Loaded with Parisian and touristy smokers. Ugh EVERYONE. Even sitting inside the smoke is like a blanket continually waving over you. We left before ordering. Table service took way to long to greet. We were overcome by the smoke. We found L'Avenue just around the corner. Fabulous place.

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Thank Toni W
Istanbul, Turkey
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35 restaurant reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Set down for a glass of champagne, got it after quite a wait only to realize it's completely flat, complained and got a new one, no snacks on a side or anything for 20eur...tried a couple of times to stop passing waiters to ask for a menu but no luck, in the end gave up and left.. sad to see... More 

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Nottingham
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34 reviews
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Having been regular visitors every time that we visit Paris - more than 10 years - I was very disappointed with our recent visit. Taking a family party of 7 to celebrate a significant birthday, my daughter booked to guarantee a good table. On arrival, the request for a table near the window had gone by the board. Indeed they... More 

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Dubai, United Arab Emirates
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16 reviews
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I dined with four other colleagues in this quite touristy restaurant, The restaurant is on a busy junction overlooking the Pont D'Alba and more spectacularly the Eiffel Tower. The evening started well with the staff giving us a nice table in what was almost a private dining room, so we immediately felt at ease. The menu include a fantastic selection... More 

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Thank RayH365
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Food rates as okay, however the service we'd received last week whilst dining at Chez Francis with my boyfriend tonight was poor. We asked three times to have a table closer to the terrace but was told they're for groups of 3 or more... moments later two couples were seated at those very tables! Could it have been because we... More 

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Oslo, Norway
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

My wife and I stopped by for a drink at 5. p.m. after an afternoon stroll along the Seine. The lady at the entrance was not accomodating at all, and we turned to leave. They suddenly had found a table, and we were seated. We waited more than 5 minutes without being waited upon, and took our leave.

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Trondheim, Norway
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We wanted to end our visit in Paris with a beer in the sun. This place proved to be a good selection. Service was OK but location very good. A hydrogen refuelling station across the street was an interesting visit after.

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Thank taarhaug
Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Walking down the Seine and stopped for a drink and snack. Service was good, a few swift Grimbergen's and Croque Monsieur in the sun. Great view of the Effiel tower and a people watching spot. Don't walk past drop on.

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Paris, Ile-de-France, France
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Late lunch on a sunny terrace was ruined by an obnoxious waiter who after attempting to turn his silly jokes into talking points failed to attend our table resulting in an ever ending series of cold dishes. Shame the staff are not more tip conscious and service oriented.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    3 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    3 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    2.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
French, European
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, View, Bar Scene, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
07:30 - 00:00
Monday
07:30 - 00:00
Tuesday
07:30 - 00:00
Wednesday
07:30 - 00:00
Thursday
07:30 - 00:00
Friday
07:30 - 00:00
Saturday
07:30 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 7 Place de l Alma, 75008 Paris, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Ile-de-France  >  Paris>  > Champs-Elysees
  • Neighbourhood: Champs-Elysees
  • Phone Number: +33 1 47 20 86 83

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Champs-Elysees
This area is characterized by its namesake avenue which extends northwest from the Louvre to the modern business district, punctuated by the iconic Arc de Triomphe. Grand embassies stand among impressive offices and presidential palaces; architecture from 19th century Universal Exhibitions, homes, art galleries, and 19th century streets designed by Baron Haussmann flank haute-couture boutiques. This neighborhood never rests, buzzing with visitors from around the world at all times of day and night, all within a stone's throw of the Seine.
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