Situated in the 4th Arrondissement of Paris only a short walk
from the Hotel de Ville and the Pompidou Centre, food lovers flock here to enjoy a
delicious lunch or fabulous evening meal in this great location, also this is the only bistro in Paris to be listed in the
Michelin Guide with one Michelin star.
Not surprising really, when you consider that Alain Ducasse is famous throughout the World
as a prestigious Michelin star chef and his group runs restaurants
all over the world in places such as Tokyo, Monte-Carlo, etc.
He also runs other restaurants in Paris
such as the Jules Verne on the second
floor of the Eiffel Tower, Spoon Food and Wine, his main restaurant
the Plaza Athenee, along with others around Paris.
The chef who worked at Aux Lyonnais, which
is also run by Alain Ducasse, serves up fantastic traditional French cuisine such as
marinated salmon, chicken cooked in a salt crust, frogs' legs in a mushroom cream sauce,
an incredible cassoulet served in a cast-iron pot and much more classic French food to
tempt your taste buds.
Restaurant Guide Key Points
The Benoit restaurant is open every day until 10pm for lunch and dinner and can
accommodate around 6 people at a time.
However there is also a private function room with 20 additional covers.
There is a fixed price lunch menu for approximately 38 that includes a starter, main
course and dessert, but does not include drinks.
The average price for an A la carte three course evening meal is around 60 not
There is also a fantastic variety of wines on offer, especially French wines.
The dress code is smart casual leaning more towards the smart dressy for an evening and
reservations are recommended.
Suitable for all ages this is a very family orientated dining experience.
The nearest Metro station is the Châtelet.
Address & Contact Details:
20 Rue St Martin
Telephone: 1 42 72 25 76
Fax: 1 42 72 45 68