RESTAURANTS OPEN ON SUNDAYS
There are several choices when it comes to a restaurant in the 17th arrondissement. The Ballon des Ternes and Chez Georges both offer French cuisine in a stylish brasserie atmosphere. And in the same neighborhood, the Bellagio and Bellagio Pizza Bar are two top Italian cuisine venues. Near the Palais des Congrès convention center, the Ballon et Coquillages serves shellfish in a friendly, circular bar atmosphere.
For a change of scenery, a trip into the Bois de Boulogne is ideal for a relaxing time before the start of the week. Close to the Longchamp Racecourse and the Tir aux Pigeons club, the Auberge du Bonheur is a traditional French restaurant open on Sundays. In summer, you can enjoy the lush greenery around the terrace on a sunny day, far from the bustle of Paris.
And for gourmets, what better than a gourmet restaurant? The Grand Cascade, not far from the Auberge du Bonheur, offers a variety of dishes for those who want to enjoy a delicious meal cooked with refined produce.
Whether you choose a brasserie or an elegant dining room, here are eight Paris restaurants open on Sundays.
Restaurants and brasseries open on Sundays
|BALLON DES TERNES
Near the Palais des Congrès convention center, the Ballon des Ternes is a stylish brasserie open on Sundays. Here you can enjoy traditional dishes as well as platters of seafood topped with shrimp, oysters and crab for the very best in French cuisine. In an Art Deco setting, the wide banquettes and stained glass gives a certain charm to this Paris restaurant.
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Located near Porte Maillot, Chez Georges is a legendary 17th arrondissement brasserie. The free-range chicken roast is one of the most popular weekend dishes, as is the leg of lamb carved tableside. Open on Sundays, the restaurant is near the capital’s main attractions.
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Opposite the Gare Saint-Lazare, the Garnier is a fish restaurant open on Sundays. It is ideal after a shopping session as the large department stores are close by. You can enjoy a delicious light meal of shellfish, fish and other seafood.
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A fully-fledged Italian brasserie, the Bellagio offers a full variety of pizzas, risottos and pasta for everyone who loves the country’s typical cuisine. This Parisian restaurant with its Venetian décor is open on Sundays for family lunches and romantic dinners.
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Bois de Boulogne Restaurants open on Sundays
|L’AUBERGE DU BONHEUR
For a relaxing change of scenery, the Auberge du Bonheur is a restaurant located in the heart of the Bois de Boulogne. In summer, the large terrace surrounded by lush greenery is perfect for lunch in the sun, while in winter you can enjoy dinner around the warm, cozy fireplace. Open on Sundays, the Auberge du Bonheur is very near the La Grande Cascade gourmet restaurant.
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|LA GRANDE CASCADE
Located near the Tir aux Pigeons club and the Longchamp racecourse, the Grande Cascade is a Michelin-starred restaurant. The menu includes the macaroni with celeriac with truffles and foie gras, which will win over everyone who appreciates gourmet cuisine. La Grande Cascade also offers a market menu every day including Sundays; with a starter, main course and dessert served in the dining room or on the terrace if the weather permits.
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Two original restaurants open on Sundays
|BELLAGIO PIZZA BAR
For an original Sunday lunch, try out the Bellagio Pizza Bar. An off-shoot of the Bellagio, this restaurant offers the unique concept of enjoying lunch or dinner seated round a circular bar. The menu includes pizzas and pasta in the friendly atmosphere of an Italian trattoria.
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|BALLON ET COQUILLAGES
An off-shoot of the Ballon des Ternes, the Ballon et Coquillages is a fish restaurant open on Sundays. Just like the Bellagio Pizza Bar, you can enjoy seafood seated round a circular bar. The large platters of shellfish and a variety of fish dishes make it an ideal restaurant for anyone who likes good seafood.
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