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Maxim's

3 rue Royale, 75008 Paris, France
+33 1 42 65 27 94
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good21%
  • Average7%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible6%
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“art nouveau” (5 reviews)
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3 rue Royale, 75008 Paris, France
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We have been at Maxim's twice in the past, first time in 1983. It was the birthday of my wife and we would like to remember the past. The restaurant gives the impression of been poorly maintained needing a renovation but Maxim's atmosphere is still...More

Thank JDP_54
Reviewed 15 December 2017 via mobile

If I didn’t know any better I would imagine it was a comedy sketch. Food almost inedible, atmosphere tired and drained. Waiters horrible. Michelin prices for a dreary joke. It felt like a parody of itself. Do not go!

2  Thank jackie88888
Reviewed 26 November 2017

OK, the interior of the building is beautiful,stunning even. The entertainment was a nice touch. The wine had cork spoilage, the red tasted like port, it was brown,it was bad, i said something, they assured me i was wrong. I went and sat down. Then...More

2  Thank Craig O
Reviewed 18 June 2017 via mobile

I was trying to made reservation few times, but that was always something - restaurant was closed or busy or we had other plans. But finally we did it. It was almost like in Woody Allen movie - trip to the past. Perfect ambiance, good...More

5  Thank Grazka35
Reviewed 8 June 2017 via mobile

My wife and I saved the best for last: Maxim's. What a rich history, now owned by Pierre Cardin; it was gorgeous, vintage, and seductive. The quality of the food, the presentation of it, the attentiveness of the staff, all first rate by themselves, but...More

2  Thank NYNJSPORTZFAN
Reviewed 3 June 2017

We have been to many good and excellent restaurants, some Michelin starred some not, so we are not phased by high prices and not easily pleased by the quality of service and food served. We had for years planned to visit Maxim's 'one day' and...More

2  Thank Travelwise207
Reviewed 12 April 2017

Located in the city center of Paris, next to Place de la Concorde, Maxim is a well-known restaurant highly frequented by famous and wealthy people. Cuisine is French. Service is very professional. Great wines. Interior is very elegant and inspired by Art Nouveau. Booking in...More

Thank CarlaColumna123
Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

Restaurant a part of Paris history since the 1800's. I literally promised myself I would eat there almost 40 years ago! The waiters greeted us in tuxedos and and warmth of a perfect Frenchman. We shared Bavettines aux champignons for an appetizer. I don't eat...More

1  Thank Annie G
Reviewed 9 April 2017 via mobile

This is a very classic and beautiful restaurant in Paris . Service , food , friendliness and decoration make this a very fanstastix place . I love it and this magnificant place has the best "foie gras de canard "( duck liver )and portions are...More

Thank Drkeyfidel
Reviewed 9 April 2017

My wife fell in love with Maxim's when she saw the Gigi movies in her teen years. We first went there on her last big birthday. They asked us not to wait so long for the next visit and we didn't. Maxim's has the best...More

2  Thank Chessie22222
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SLKYB
24 September 2017|
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Response from NYNJSPORTZFAN | Reviewed this property |
Yes, there is a bar. On their website it says the restaurant is closed Sundays and Mondays, and for lunch (except for groups of 40 or more). So, I’m presuming no breakfast, lunch, nor brunch.
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Elyce316
29 May 2017|
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Response from Celticcutie | Reviewed this property |
I do not think the one I utilized was. I'd ask the restaurant as there may have been another option. They were very helpful in communications prior to visiting.
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21 August 2016|
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Response from RicherTrips | Reviewed this property |
I went there on Bastille Day and it was smart casual. I wore a dress and my husband a jacket with no tie. But we saw other costumers more casual.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Tuesday
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday
7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3 rue Royale, 75008 Paris, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Ile-de-France  >  Paris>  > Champs-Élysées
  • Neighbourhood: Champs-Élysées
  • Phone Number: +33 1 42 65 27 94
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Description
A historically ranked landmark, the Maxim's restaurant has become a symbolic place of Art Nouveau, French Gastronomy and also the most imperative meeting place for numerous international celebrities.
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