Guy Savoy himself along with the chef David Legrand designed the
menu for La Butte Chaillot and even though it is not a haute
cuisine restaurant in Paris like the Guy
Savoy or Gerard Besson, the cuisine speaks for itself. In fact, every day there
is an additional starter, main course and dessert that is specially selected so you have
the opportunity of discovering the flavours and fresh produce available at the time.
So some of the delights on offer include pan-fried fillet of sea bass, le puy lentil with
tarragon and shellfish coulis, a vegetable platter with chive oil, crisp roasted saddle of
rabbit with green olives, baby vegetables and chanterelles with tarragon butter or spit
roasted farmhouse chicken and potato puree. And yes you did read correctly, there
was a vegetarian dish mentioned, and even though it is unusual for restaurants in Paris to cater for vegetarians,
this particular establishment does.
This up market Paris Bistro is situated
in the 16th arrondissement of Paris and is located
between the Etoile and the Palais de Chaillot on Avenue Kleber, where you can see the
lights of the Eiffel Tower in the distance and being
transformed from a building that was originally a Bank, this place is often frequented by
But La Butte Chaillot is far from being stuffy, it is a modern, welcoming place for
innovative French cuisine that will not break the bank and is great for an evening with
Bistro and Restaurant Guide Key Points
La Butte Chaillot is open on a Sunday through to a Friday for lunch and is open every day
in the evening. Lunch is between noon and 2pm and dinner is from 7.30pm with last
orders at 11pm and a closing time of midnight.
Please note that do they close for three weeks during the month of August.
Reservations are required and you will usually get confirmation of this either by fax or
If you are planning an evening with friends or a larger group then it is possible to have
a private dining room for six to twelve guests or for twenty up to forty-five guests at a
La Butte Chaillot has a 33 set menu with a choice of two starters, two main courses
and two desserts or you can choose the A la Carte option with the average cost for a main
course is around 22.
The nearest Metro stations are either the Trocadero or Boissiere on line 6.
Address & Contact Details:
La Butte Chaillot
110 bis, Avenue Kleber
Telephone: 1 47 27 88 88
Fax: 1 47 27 41 46