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Apicius

#162 of 13,997 Restaurants in Paris
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20 rue d Artois, 75008 Paris, France
+33 1 43 80 19 66
Saturday
Closed
Hours:
Mon - Fri 11:45 - 15:00
18:30 - 22:00
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Ashford, United Kingdom
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362 reviews
288 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 146 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 September 2016

This really is a magnificent experience. Staff are so kind and attentive, as if they are genuinely pleased to look after you. Whilst the setting is wonderful - sit on the terrace for a drink before dinner - the food is the star. Everything is perfectly thought out and executed. A complete joy!

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Paris, France
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173 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 56 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 September 2016 via mobile

Returning to Apicius after almost 14 years and finding the same refine modern decor with beautiful frescos, uniquely perfect service and gracious French food was so much of a renewed pleasure - so whether you want to have an impressive business dinner or a very romantic dinner consider Apicius you will be very satisfied. Shredding ice sea water over the... More 

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San Diego, California
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37 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 August 2016 via mobile

Someone recommended this place years ago; I'm glad I finally had the opportunity to eat there. Apicius is one of those elegant, classy and classic places that are (unfortunately) nearly extinct. The pig's feet (you wouldn't know what it is unless you're told) were just exquisite. The foie gras was PERFECTION. The prices are quite high but at least once... More 

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10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 July 2016 via mobile

Great atmosphere, warm welcome by the chef and crew. Wide selection of wine from various part of French. Ordered escargot ...not on the menu but they delivered. Main course was lobster ...excellent

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Bangkok, Thailand
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55 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 July 2016 via mobile

Can never go wrong. Not too sophisticated or too fancy, a lot of real local are here and not much tourists. Classy restaurant with proper good food. Love the atmosphere the minute I walked in. Nice decoration of the old building since 1739.

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7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 July 2016 via mobile

We had lunch today. Everything was perfect. The food, the service and the atmosphere. Althogh there is no English menu, the waiter explain each dishwith a lot of patience . We ordered fua gra and frog legs as entrees, a sea bass and a peagion as main dishes. All dishes were absolutely amazing. You mustn't skip the chocolate suphle which... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 June 2016

The restaurant is in an absolute marvellous setting, beautiful building and gardens.One of the best restaurant sites in Paris. The food was somewhat disappointing.Th crab salad was so mixed with carrots and other vegetables that it was hard to taste the crab itself. The pigeon was ok but there again it was hard to tell whether it was really pigeon... More 

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Paris, France
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3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 June 2016

The service and ambiance was perfect. The food was disappointing. Since there was chicken in almost all the fish dishes there was little that my guest could eat on the menu. The kitchen prepared alternative dishes for my guest but these were uninspired. A good kitchen should not be cooking fish in chicken broth. We will not be returning.

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Hoofddorp, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 May 2016 via mobile

I booked a last minute table to celebrate my husbands birthday and we were lucky as there was one table left. The experience from both tastebuds and service was fantastic ! The food was exquisite as was the wine. Extensive wine list for the connaisseurs and of course a knowledgable sommelier to assist. It's a Michelin star(s) worthy restaurant (do... More 

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Beaminster, United Kingdom
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34 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 April 2016

Apicius mixes adventurous cooking with classic flavours - but everything has a point; none of this trying to be clever for clever's sake. We took my son there for his 21st, recommended by a french friend. Service is impeccable. OK, it's not cheap, but you don't expect that at this level. Portion sizes were generous and the six course tasting... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 107 - US$ 214
Cuisine
French, European
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Bar Scene, Romantic
Open Hours
Monday
11:45 - 15:00
18:30 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:45 - 15:00
18:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:45 - 15:00
18:30 - 22:00
Thursday
11:45 - 15:00
18:30 - 22:00
Friday
11:45 - 15:00
18:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 20 rue d Artois, 75008 Paris, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Ile-de-France  >  Paris>  > Champs-Elysees
  • Neighbourhood: Champs-Elysees
  • Phone Number: +33 1 43 80 19 66

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

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