Fodor's Expert Review Guy Savoy

$$$$ Champs-Élysees French Fodor's Choice

Within the beautifully restored La Monnaie (the old Paris mint), you'll find star chef Guy Savoy's hallowed dining room. The market-fresh menu retains the master's classics—artichoke soup with black truffles—with some new dishes like oysters pot-au-feu and sweet, bitter, and peppery roasted duck paletot that reveal the magnitude of his talent. If the waiters see you're relishing a dish, they won't hesitate to offer second helpings. Generous half portions allow you to graze your way through the menu—unless you choose a blowout feast with the €415 set menus for the 12-course option—and reasonably priced wines are available (though beware the cost of wines by the glass).

French Modern French New Service Lively Prix-Fixe Lunch Dinner $$$$ Flight Centre Fodor's Choice

Quick Facts

18 rue Troyon
Paris, Île-de-France  75017, France


Known For:
  • Gorgeous setting overlooking the Seine
  • Intimate, art-filled dining rooms
  • One of Paris's most highly rated dining experiences outside a palace hotel
Restaurant Details:
Rate Includes: Closed Sun. and Mon., and 1 wk at Christmas. No lunch Sat.

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