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Lucas Carton

#1,269 of 14,149 Restaurants in Paris
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9 Place de la Madeleine, 75008 Paris, France
+33 1 42 65 22 90
Today
12:00 - 14:30
19:30 - 22:15
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Tue - Sat 12:00 - 14:30
19:30 - 22:15
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Port Chester, New York
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Wow wow wow!! Our anniversary at Lucas Carton was exceptional and heaven sent. We loved Julien Dumas's cooking so much that we went back for dinner that very same day. Forward thinking, heaven sent. Romantic atmosphere, attentive and knowledgeable staff unbelievable Gastronomy gastronomy gastronomy!! Hats off to Alain Senderens's brilliant choice in Julien Dumas! Julien Dumas will have us returning... More 

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Nara City
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37 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 January 2017

I and my friends take the recommended diner with recommended wine. Meal,& wine is very good, and serve and atmosphere are friendly.

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Paris, France
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57 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 December 2016

La crème de la crème of the French cuisine. The new chef Julien Dumas is ready to rise in a sky full of stars... We went there last night; my wife to be, my daughter & the god daughter of my future wife to enjoyed a birthday diner. From start to finish, perfect welcome, perfect wine, perfect food, perfect service... More 

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Brussels, Belgium
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 December 2016

Lunch was great : fresh, origjnal and tasteful cuisine, nice wines, wonderful art deco setting. However, the price of it all (+ 200 EUR/person) heavily taints the experience. I don't think i will be back.

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Paris, France
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 November 2016

Next door to the very posh Lucas Carton , you have "Le marché de Lucas" much cheaper and though very high quality . For a romantic dinner in a Bourgeois venue with few tables (reservation a must) . Cooking is excellent and the menu (45 euros for 3 courses) is a gift. You will feel very priviledged to dine in... More 

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Caracas, Venezuela
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 November 2016

Visited this place a few years back and came again after it retook its original name and one michelin star. Great food and top service!!. Worth visiting!!

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348 restaurant reviews
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

I still have very fond memories of one of my first 3 Michelin starred meals at Lucas Carton back in 2001. Given that so many years had since passed and the restaurant, which now has a new chef, was awarded a Michelin star in February this year, I decided to go there again. I took the tasting menu with wine... More 

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Bangkok, Thailand
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1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 October 2016 via mobile

I've been to this restaurant when it was Sanderens which was very good. I went back there recently this month. And the decor and ambience changed since now it's lucas carton. Food was so so, not that wow as it was. The worst thing was the restaurant manager who was very arrogant. We asked for the tea and they served... More 

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Frederiksberg, Denmark
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 110 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 September 2016

We booked this classical and well known restaurant, read the story from the past, new chef, worth a try. Read about the good thing to start in the bar, so we did, very small 4 seatings, liquor was ordinary, bartenders two were surprised when we showed up, so we waited some time, then 4 cocktails were ordered all ok, not... More 

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Houston, Texas
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 66 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 July 2016

They were very welcoming to our walk in party. The staff was not at all stiff for a Parisian Michelin star restaurant. The format is a bit different. It is basically set up to pair wines by the glass with the different menu choices. The wines were good and the dishes were up to the rating standard. Quantities were a... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 108 - US$ 196
Cuisine
French, European, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
Tuesday
12:00 - 14:30
19:30 - 22:15
Wednesday
12:00 - 14:30
19:30 - 22:15
Thursday
12:00 - 14:30
19:30 - 22:15
Friday
12:00 - 14:30
19:30 - 22:15
Saturday
12:00 - 14:30
19:30 - 22:15
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 9 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 22 90
Description
Senderens restaurant in Paris with stunning views toward the church of the Madeleine (Da Vinci Code fans take note) is one of the city���s most important restaurants, replete with history and full of exciting modernity. Originally opened in 1890, taken over and redecorated in true Art Deco style in the 1920���s, it operated as three-star Lucas Carton until 2005 when chef Alain Senderens gave back the stars, changed the name and transformed the d��cor and menu to create this stylish, informal restaurant. The beautiful Art Deco carvings remain, but now the tables are free of starchy linens, the service is relaxed and the dishes are innovative and exotic. Veal tartare with langoustines and rice noodles is stunning, as is the Racan pigeon stuffed with crab meat and poached in Qi Lan tea. The cellar remains a high-end experience. For elegant, sleek, exciting dining in the heart of town, Senderens will delight you.

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