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) #4,957 of 14,285 Restaurants in Paris $$ - $$$, French, Wine Bar, European
15 Place de la Madeleine, 75008 Paris, France
+33 1 42 65 34 69
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  • Very good41%
  • Average20%
  • Poor12%
  • Terrible8%
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“foie gras” (5 reviews)
“cheese plate” (3 reviews)
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French, Wine Bar, European
$$ - $$$
15 Place de la Madeleine, 75008 Paris, France
Neighbourhood: Champs-Elysees
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Reviewed 13 April 2017

We had a nice birthday lunch here. The portion of tartare is very big, and you will get plenty of potatoes and salad on the side. There is not a lot on the menu card, but the things there are, they do very well! Most...More

Thank Ptotti
Reviewed 1 April 2017 via mobile

Friendly staff / Good food / Good wine list / Good location and very value for money / will visit again

Thank ESubasi34
Reviewed 28 December 2016

We stumbled across this small restaurant very late at night, and were pleasantly surprised to find it still open and able to offer a large selection of wines. The manager let us sample a few wines to help us decide which bottle to purchase. We...More

3  Thank AlexRutenberg
Reviewed 7 December 2016

on a very cold and wet day we got the last table in the window and drank a glass of port whilst watching all the Parisians eating their lunch. the place is small but surprising intimate for where it is and the food and decor...More

Thank leanng2013
Reviewed 4 December 2016

This is about a smallish meal with an outstanding selection of bordeaux wines. For me, it is the perfect lunch or place for a small meal at the end of a day and lovely glass or bottle of bordeaux. Food is selected perfectly to suit...More

Thank simmonskUSA
Reviewed 25 November 2016

We went to L'Ecluse for dinner. It was OK, nothing special. The wine features Bordeaux and the list is satisfactory, nothing outstanding on it. There is a garden at the rear which would be very nice in warm weather.

Thank Grahamarb
Reviewed 21 September 2016 via mobile

A perfect place for some real good french food. Their wine selection is excellent. And the chocolate cake is divine!

Thank Anthony P
Reviewed 14 August 2016

Louis Henry their Director was amazing. Great wine options and the daily bottle was delicious. Treated us very well and the cheese plate is delicious. Highly recommend a visit.

Thank e7seed
Reviewed 30 July 2016 via mobile

It's their cheese platter that I first tried 3 years back and since then every time I am in Paris I have one lunch there, also ordering the cheese platter. The selection of cheese is not fixed, and each year it's different. I think it's...More

Thank RabieRafia
ddhyser, Propriétaire at L'Ecluse, responded to this review

Dear Guest, Thank you very much for your perception of our concept. Your way of thinking allow me to congratulate the Team and and give them the pleasure to do their best. Thank you again

Reviewed 22 July 2016

Landed in the morning after a sleepless overnight flight from the states, walked the streets of Paris so as not to miss a moment and not to fall asleep too early on the first night, and wound up at L'Ecluse much earlier than Parisians are...More

Thank CamilleTXDC
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
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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Average prices
USD 15 - USD 100
French, Wine Bar, European
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover
Good for
Local cuisine, Bar Scene, Business meetings
Open Hours
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:30
12:00 - 23:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 15 Place de la Madeleine, 75008 Paris, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Ile-de-France  >  Paris>  > Champs-Elysees
  • Neighbourhood: Champs-Elysees
  • Phone Number: +33 1 42 65 34 69
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Since 1978 the restaurants l'Ecluse are the ambassadors of the Bordeaux wines in Paris.

Thanks to carefully chosen bottles and an authentic food from the terroir, a particular attention is paid to the agreement between dishes and wine, for your dining pleasure.