A Date With Michelin Stars

Le Bristol, Oetker Collection’s Palace hotel in Paris, will soon reopen the doors to its two Michelin-starred restaurants, 114 Faubourg (1 star) and Epicure (3 stars), welcoming travellers and Parisians to rediscover Executive Chef Eric Frechon’s signature menus presented with highly attentive service in opulent surroundings.

The Michelin starred 114 Faubourg. Soupe d'artichaut et escalope de foie gras poelee emulsion

The Indian summer in Paris promises to reignite one’s gourmet appetite, because come Monday 29 August, Le Bristol will begin to reintroduce its complete gastronomic offering with the opening of its Michelin-starred brasserie 114 Faubourg for (lunch and dinner). The restaurant’s relaxed and jovial atmosphere will once again be filled with diners catching up over beautiful plates of Executive Chef Eric Frechon’s famous king crab, duck pâté with foie gras, and hand-chopped steak tartare – French classics prepared with a delicate twist.

And Friday 1 October is the date food lovers across Paris and beyond have been waiting for: the reopening of triple Michelin-starred Epicure. Eric Frechon’s divinely decadent truffle macaroni with foie gras, his impeccable caviar de Sologne and his spectacular bladder poached Bress farm hen will make their long-awaited return to Epicure’s exquisite nightly dinner service, to be savoured with the delicate wine pairings imagined by Head Sommelier Bernard Neveu.

“My teams and I have been dreaming about reopening for several months, and we can’t wait for 114 Faubourg’s and Epicure to be back again beginning this autumn,” says Eric Frechon, Executive Chef at Le Bristol. “Exceeding our guests’ expectations has always been our main accomplishment. The reopening of our restaurants will truly be a celebration of both creativity and tradition, delivered one heartfully crafted dish at a time.”

The delicious return of Le Bristol’s star-studded restaurants will be accompanied by a totally new take on the sweet side thanks to the recent arrival of the hotel’s new Head Pastry Chef Pascal Hainigue. 114 Faubourg’s and Epicure’s reopening will be the first time Pascal Hainigue’s imaginative and picturesque dessert creations appear on the restaurants’ menus.

114 Faubourg* opens on 29 August. Lunch and dinner service on weekdays. Reservations recommended.
114faubourg@oetkercollection.com Phone: +33 1 53 43 44 44

Epicure*** opens on 1 October. Dinner service. Reservations required.
epicure@oetkercollection.com Phone: +33 1 53 43 43 40

For gentlemen, a suit jacket is required.


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