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L'Empire du 8ème, Paris, Ile-de-France

L'Empire du 8ème

4.6
4.6
301 Reviews
€31 to €50
French
A THOROUGHLY SINGULAR PLACE
Whether it's a business lunch, a family dinner or a moment with friends, L'Empire du 8ème provides its customers with outstanding customer service for a superior overall experience. During the late part of the diner, and starting at 10 pm, the DJ and the artists will set the party mood.

L'EMPIRE DU 8ème The CHEF'S MOTTO
Our chef is committed to letting you discover the most flavourful tastes. A feast for your eyes and a delight for your plate.




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2 people

7:00 PM


Booked 5 times today

Additional information

  • Dining style
    Fine Dining
  • Price
    €31 to €50
  • Cuisines
    French, Mediterranean, Contemporary European
  • Hours of operation
    Mon–Fri 12:00 pm–3:00 pm Mon–Sat 7:00 pm–2:00 am
  • Phone number
    01 43 59 21 47
  • Payment options
    AMEX, Diners Club, Mastercard, Visa
  • Dress code
    Smart Casual
  • Neighborhood
    Champs-Élysées
  • Cross street
    Near Champs élysées avenue
  • Parking details
    Public Lot
  • Public transit
    Metro, Bus.
  • Additional
    Bar/Lounge, Beer, Chef's Table, Cigar Room, Cocktails, Counter Seating, Dancing, Entertainment, Full Bar, Gender Neutral Restroom, Indoor Smoking Area, Late Night, Private Room, View, Wine

What 301 people are saying

Overall ratings and reviews

Reviews can only be made by diners who have eaten at this restaurant

4.6
4.6 based on recent ratings
  • 4.6Food
  • 4.7Service
  • 4.6Ambience
  • 4.5Value

NoiseModerate

Loved For

  • Paris

    Best Overall

  • Paris

    Best Food

  • Paris

    Best Service

  • Paris

    Best Ambiance

  • Paris

    Best Value

  • Paris

    Great for creative cocktails

  • Paris

    Hot spot

  • Paris

    Neighborhood gem

  • Paris

    Lively

  • Paris

    Most Booked

301 Reviews
  1. MelanieS

    Paris

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined 3 days ago

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Fine dîner, with perfect service and mood. Excellent cocktails as well. Thanks for the welcoming shot as well

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  2. CorryB

    Paris

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on February 17, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Perfect diner. Everything was good and very nice atmosphere

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  3. Obe225

    London

    10 reviews

    vip
    3.0

    10 reviews

    Dined on February 14, 2024

    1. Overall 3
    2. Food 3
    3. Service 3
    4. Ambience 3
    C’était un restaurant normal , rien d’extra même si je m’y attendais à plus de ce restaurant avant d’y aller

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  4. OpenTable Diner

    Paris

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on February 6, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Amazing lunch in such a lovely and beautiful place

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  5. RobertoU

    Paris

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on February 2, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Extremely pleased with my lunch there. The food is great and the waiter was amazing as well

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  6. MarionB

    Paris

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on January 20, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    one of my favorite dining experience. Food, drinks, service. Top

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  7. SvetlanaD

    Paris

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on January 18, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Absolutely lovely place. The food is excellent, the service very attentive, and amazing cocktails.

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  8. OpenTable Diner

    London

    2 reviews

    vip
    1.0

    2 reviews

    Dined on January 17, 2024

    1. Overall 1
    2. Food 1
    3. Service 1
    4. Ambience 1
    The photos and reality do not match. A tourist restaurant. Service and atmosphere is poor. Food is very average.

    1 person found this helpful

  9. AupryN

    Paris

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on January 16, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Really lovely place , charming and helpful staff.

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  10. GwendolyneC

    Paris

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on January 10, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Lovely place with stellar service quality. Great menu and cocktail

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  11. OpenTable Diner

    Dublin

    4 reviews

    4.0

    4 reviews

    Dined on January 4, 2024

    1. Overall 4
    2. Food 4
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 4
    This is a nicely decorated restaurant with good service. We had the chips and they were a bit over cooked so that was a bit disappointing however I had the chicken dish and it was really tasty. The dessert was delicious.

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  12. CookA

    Paris

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on January 3, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    That was really good. Thanks for the warm welcome and birthday surprise

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  13. OpenTable Diner

    Paris

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on January 2, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Incredible experience in a such charming place, everything was perfect ! The welcome was warm, the food was really good, the music and the atmosphere were really great, and the cocktails were amazing. A special thank you to our waiter Thomas who took very good care of us from the beginning. I will definitely come back !

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  14. HallL

    Paris

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on January 2, 2024

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Absolutely spot on and perfect place. Atmosphere, food, service , cocktail. Amazing

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  15. OpenTable Diner

    Orlando

    7 reviews

    vip
    4.0

    7 reviews

    Dined on January 2, 2024

    1. Overall 4
    2. Food 3
    3. Service 4
    4. Ambience 3
    The service was prompt and friendly. The food was just above average, cocktails were better. It was not a busy night. Watch your final tab. We were asked for a 20% tip, unaware that the taxes on the bill were 10% and 20%, yes 30%! Yes we gave 20% as we felt a little bit pressured.

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  16. BruceH

    Nashville

    1 review

    1.0

    1 review

    Dined on December 31, 2023

    1. Overall 1
    2. Food 1
    3. Service 1
    4. Ambience 3
    An absolutely awful dining experience. Charged over 600euros for two; the service was terrible. Had to get up to find a server after sitting for 20 minutes just to get water. Entre came out bland after waiting over 2 hours. Advertisement said there was live music but there was none. Avoid this restaurant.

    1 person found this helpful

  17. KatiaK

    Paris

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on December 30, 2023

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Superb place, i was even greeted with a complimentary glass of champagne for my birthday. nice touch

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  18. OpenTable Diner

    Chicago

    4 reviews

    vip
    5.0

    4 reviews

    Dined on December 30, 2023

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    We loved the food and it was our first meal in Paris! They were very welcoming and extremely accommodating to our family of 15! We loved everything we ate!

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  19. OpenTable Diner

    Paris

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on December 29, 2023

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Delightful place and wonderful food. Great service. Thanks

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  20. OpenTable Diner

    New York City

    2 reviews

    1.0

    2 reviews

    Dined on December 29, 2023

    1. Overall 1
    2. Food 1
    3. Service 1
    4. Ambience 1
    It is a very mediocre restaurant with poor service and average food with exorbitant prices that does not meet any expectations.

    2 people found this helpful

  21. DKP12

    Phoenix

    36 reviews

    3.0

    36 reviews

    Dined on December 28, 2023

    1. Overall 3
    2. Food 3
    3. Service 2
    4. Ambience 3
    Food was okay. Seems to be a very American restaurant. The food was okay, probably feasting off the location. When the bill arrived the waiter asked if they could add 20% to the bill which is not customary in Paris - that was disappointing!

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  22. TerryB

    Paris

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on December 27, 2023

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Perfect location near champs elysées, good food and vibes. Great advices from the staff for the choices

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  23. GaryZ

    Paris

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on December 25, 2023

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Solid meal, great service , and amazing christmas atmosphere.

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  24. LynneV

    Minneapolis

    15 reviews

    vip
    5.0

    15 reviews

    Dined on December 25, 2023

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Our family of 5 from the US dined here for Christmas dinner. The atmosphere, service and food were all excellent. We had the salad with vinaigrette dressing, the stuffed chicken with curry sauce, ribeye steak, cod and risotto with shrimp. For dessert we had the chocolate cake with vanilla ice cream and the chocolate chip cookie with vanilla ice cream. Everything was delicious. 10/10, A+.

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  25. StefyP

    Paris

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on December 23, 2023

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    What a lovely and great evening. Food was insanely good and the service too

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  26. MicheleR

    Cork

    1 review

    3.0

    1 review

    Dined on December 22, 2023

    1. Overall 3
    2. Food 3
    3. Service 4
    4. Ambience 2
    The restaurant presents a good choice of menu, and the food is average. The service was very good, the personnel was friendly and nice. However, the prices are too high for what it offers and for the location being it in a non tourist area in a quite anonymous street. I wouldn’t go back.

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  27. CesarR

    San Francisco

    4 reviews

    4.0

    4 reviews

    Dined on December 20, 2023

    1. Overall 4
    2. Food 4
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 4
    Bastante bueno. Excelente servicio. Regresaremos, sin duda el chef lo vale

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  28. Mirabeller

    Paris

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on December 16, 2023

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    It was so nice. Food was amazing and staff made the experience even better

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  29. OpenTable Diner

    Little Rock

    1 review

    4.0

    1 review

    Dined on December 16, 2023

    1. Overall 4
    2. Food 4
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Great atmosphere and good food. Steak was undercooked.

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  30. AlbertA

    Paris

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on December 14, 2023

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Very good food , very beautiful place, nice atmosphere with competent staff

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  31. DelmareC

    Paris

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on December 12, 2023

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    What a delightful experience. Food was absolutely delicious and service was first class. Absolutely recommended if you’re in Paris

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  32. OpenTable Diner

    Paris

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on December 12, 2023

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    The highlight on my Parisian tour. Exquisite food and great service

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  33. OpenTable Diner

    Madrid

    1 review

    3.0

    1 review

    Dined on December 12, 2023

    1. Overall 3
    2. Food 4
    3. Service 1
    4. Ambience 5
    The waiter applied a 20% tip without our consent! Please take better care of tourists!

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  34. OpenTable Diner

    Munich

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on December 12, 2023

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Très belle adresse à 2 pas des Champs Elysées, Les plats sont exquis et le service de qualité, Que demander de plus ? ❤️

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  35. GregorW

    Yorkshire

    5 reviews

    3.0

    5 reviews

    Dined on December 9, 2023

    1. Overall 3
    2. Food 4
    3. Service 3
    4. Ambience 3
    Good excellent but service not what we expected. Quite amateurish. Walked past serving staff eating as we entered. Waiter had food stain on his shirt when serving us and his breath smelt of alcohol. He was unable to offer any real advice about the wine selection. Overall, despite the great food, not somewhere I would recommend.

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  36. SerenaW

    Paris

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on December 8, 2023

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Loved the restaurant. Relaxed and knowledgeable waitress. Delicious menu

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  37. StuartM

    Nottingham

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on December 8, 2023

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    Fantastic food, the staff were friendly and helpful and the restaurant itself had a great vibe. 9 of us in total for a birthday celebration, the staff really did make it one to remember and the food was delicious. Good value for money too for a large group.

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  38. MelvinC

    Paris

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on December 6, 2023

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    The perfecf mix of location, food quality, service and atmosphere. Highly recommanded

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  39. OpenTable Diner

    Paris

    1 review

    5.0

    1 review

    Dined on December 2, 2023

    1. Overall 5
    2. Food 5
    3. Service 5
    4. Ambience 5
    I absolutely loved my dinner at l'empire while i stayed in paris. The good and drinks were amazing, but the highlight was the service. So warm, welcoming and made us feel at home. Very attentive. Will definitely come back

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  40. Freitag

    Hamburg

    11 reviews

    1.0

    11 reviews

    Dined on December 2, 2023

    1. Overall 1
    2. Food 1
    3. Service 3
    4. Ambience 2
    Wir und ein weiteres Paar, das wir kennen gelernt haben im Restaurant haben sich auf die OpenTable Bewertung verlassen. Leider stimmt diese nicht mit dem was wir vor Ort erlebt haben. Die Qualität des Kalbskoteletts war so schlecht, dass man es nicht essen konnte. Auch der zweite Versuch war nicht viel besser. Warum ein wird in solchen Zeiten noch eine solch schlechte Qualität liefert, ist nicht nachvollziehbar. Auch das in der Vorspeise gereichte Tatar war von schlechter Qualität. Ein weiterer Höhepunkt war, dass das Weinglas einfach vom Tisch genommen worden ist, ohne dass man noch ein weiteres Glas bestellen konnte. Als absolute Krönung erwies sich, als man die Rechnung bestellte. Der Kellner verlangte tatsächlich 20 % Trinkgeld Dieses Lokal sollte man nicht besuchen, wenn man in Paris ist. Hier gibt es viele, viele andere Lokale, die deutlich besser sind. Leider sind wir diesmal auf die Bewertung hereingefallen. Ich hoffe es werden nicht weitere Leute darauf reinfallen.

    1 person found this helpful

Safety precautions

  • Cleaning & sanitizing

    • Contactless payment available
  • Physical distancing

    • Extra space between tables

FAQs

L'Empire du 8ème is rated 4.6 stars by 301 OpenTable diners.

Yes, you can generally book this restaurant by choosing the date, time and party size on OpenTable.

Make a reservation

2 people

7:00 PM


Booked 5 times today
Google Map for L'Empire du 8ème

L'Empire du 8ème, 11 Rue Jean Mermoz, Paris, Ile-de-France 75008

Additional information

  • Cross street
    Near Champs élysées avenue
  • Neighborhood
    Champs-Élysées
  • Hours of operation
    Mon–Fri 12:00 pm–3:00 pm Mon–Sat 7:00 pm–2:00 am
  • Price
    €31 to €50
  • Cuisines
    French, Mediterranean, Contemporary European
  • Dining style
    Fine Dining
  • Dress code
    Smart Casual
  • Parking details
    Public Lot
  • Public transit
    Metro, Bus.
  • Payment options
    AMEX, Diners Club, Mastercard, Visa
  • Additional
    Bar/Lounge, Beer, Chef's Table, Cigar Room, Cocktails, Counter Seating, Dancing, Entertainment, Full Bar, Gender Neutral Restroom, Indoor Smoking Area, Late Night, Private Room, View, Wine
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