Located right next to the Louvre Museum is a classic French restaurant that not only delivers traditional, high-quality dishes but also offers patrons access to a well-stocked selection of French wines within various price ranges. The restaurant is called Le Louvre Ripaille, and it offers a sophisticated decor with a refined yet contemporary cuisine to match.
The emphasis at the restaurant is on rich flavours and gourmet combinations. As a result, diners can expect to leave the restaurant pleasantly surprised and well fed. For travellers who are unfamiliar with the classics of French food, Le Louvre Ripaille makes for a great introduction to this world-famous type of cuisine.
As with most classic French restaurants, the chef focuses on the quality and the freshness of the ingredients, from the vegetables to the meats to the pastas. In addition, wine is also one of the main features on the menu, giving patrons a large choice of bottles from more than 100 French winemakers. The restaurant specialises in wines from the Loire, Côtes du Rhône and Languedoc Roussillon regions.
Examples of dishes that diners can taste at Le Louvre Ripaille include starters such as eggplant cannelloni with fresh goat cheese, homemade foie gras and fish tartar. Then, diners can try main dishes like duck breast with wine sauce, pork chops with spinach or cod filet with mashed potatoes. For a final French touch, patrons can try dark chocolate mousse, lemon cheesecake or the traditional French ice cream pastry known as 'profiterolles.'
Guests staying at one of the Grands Hôtels Parisiens can try one of these delicious dishes just a short distance away from their hotel, as Le Louvre Ripaille is located on 1 Rue Perrault, 75001. Known amongst Parisian inhabitants for its ideal location and the warm welcome offered by the staff, this restaurant should not be missed by those who want to try real French cuisine.
Le Louvre Ripaille
1 Rue Perrault, 75001
+33 (0)1 42 97 49 91