You can sit and have a meal at the Buddha Bar surrounded by palm
trees and chandeliers or just have a drink at the mezzanine bar, which is in the shape of
an ornate sleeping dragon and is laced with 18th century style wrought-iron
This is a great place in Paris to start your
nightclubbing, with some fantastic DJ's who will provide you with mood setting, ethnic and
laid back tunes and the experience is summed up brilliantly by the now famous Buddha Bar compilations that you can purchase, yet
because it is a very popular place, it can be difficult to get into, and therefore it's a
good idea to make a reservation if going here for a meal.
Situated in the 8th Arrondissement of Paris close to the Place de la Concorde, the Buddha
Bar is a temple of glitzy style with Japanese-American fusion food that skilfully combines
exotic delicacies with high-class cuisine.
There is no particular dress code, but you may have realised by now that the Pariasians do
tend to dress up for an evening out at a restaurant
in Paris, and being situated in a chic area of Paris, this is something that you may
wish to do, as you will definitely not feel out of place with the business men and the
fashionable crowd that you will meet here.
Restaurant Guide Key Points
For lunch it is open on a Monday to Friday from noon to 3pm and then for the Dinner and
bar it is open from 7pm to 12.30am. However at a weekend it is open in the evenings
and not for lunch.
There is no particular dress code although smart casual, fashionable and trendy dress is
recommended and you will often find men in suits.
Average Price for a Meal: Around ?60 not including drinks. Some people have commented
that the meals and drinks can be a little on the expensive side, yet the atmosphere is
electric and the ambience around the cocktail bar is fantastic, so worth every penny.
Reservations are highly recommended otherwise you may end up not getting in and being
disappointed, plus for your convenience when dining here the Buddha Bar also has Valet
Address & Contact Details:
8 - 12 Rue Boissy d'Anglas
Telephone: 1 53 05 90 00
Fax: 1 53 05 90 09