This was a very good dinner with friends. The food was outstanding, the service was attentive. All in all a wonderful evening meal.
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4 of us had dinner on the patio last night and everything was great! Service was outstanding, foie gras and sweetbreads to start and pheasant, sea bass and short ribs for entrees- all were prepared and presented expertly. If you are looking for non-Italian and...More
Paon in french, means Peacock, and like the bird who looks good but is very poor eating. Welcome to Paon in Carlsbad CA, for the same can be said of this restaurant. On first appearance you are lured by its website with its dazzling array...More
I was not excited about being invited to Paon since years ago I had eaten at Le Paon in Palm Desert which was overly pretentious with extremely mediocre food at best. Thankfullly, Paon of Carlsbad has no connections to Le Paon in Palm Desert. Paon...More
Thank you for your review! We strive to offer high quality foods, service, and environment. We are glad we could satisfy. We hope to serve you again sometime soon!
Outstanding food preparation, presentation and service. Wine lounge and private dining room enhances the diversity of this restaurant. I believe purchases from the adjoining wine lounge/shop which faces Carlsbad Village Drive can be taken into the restaurant and enjoyed without the customary corking charge. All...More
We visited the PAON Restaurant and Wine Bar to celebrate our wedding anniversary. They have an absolutely wonderful wine list (literally a book). We chose the Gary Ferrel Pinot Noir as we love their wines.
Some of the best gazpacho I have ever tasted! Both of us had soup and salad and it was wonderful! Rivals the better known restaurants in the county for lunch!
So... food is great, service excellent!!! They don't have a great variety of traditional French food like Kidneys or foie gras, but what they have is really great tasting... we where 3 and we order escargots, a fig salad, lamb, bear and ??? Can't remember...More