Lunch by the Eiffel Tower + Guided Cruise Lunch by the Eiffel Tower + Guided Cruise

Lunch by the Eiffel Tower + Guided Cruise Bistro Parisien by Bateaux Parisiens


Panoramic Cruise & Parisian Bistro Lunch

Lunch and Scenic Cruise

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  • Enjoy lunch at the foot of the Eiffel Tower [MENU_LINK]
  • Explore Paris with a Seine River cruise
  • Admire iconic landmarks from the river

Meeting Point: Bateaux Parisiens - Port de la Bourdonnais
Lunch Time: 12:00 PM
Cruise Schedule: at your convenience*

*Departures approximately every 30 minutes


What to expect

During your visit to Paris, don't miss the unique opportunity to explore the city of love from the Seine. The Bistro Parisien Experience offers a fixed-time gourmet lunch followed by a guided cruise on the Seine, providing you with an unforgettable perspective of the French capital. Here's everything you need to know about this exceptional experience.

Discover the Bistro Parisien Experience: Dockside Lunch and Guided Cruise

Location and Convenient Timings

The Bistro Parisien Experience takes place at the foot of the majestic Eiffel Tower, in the Port de la Bourdonnais in the 7th arrondissement of Paris. You are welcome every day to enjoy this unforgettable experience.

Fixed-Time Lunch (12:00 PM): Lunch is a highlight of this experience. You will be served at 12:00 PM at Bistro Parisien, a contemporary restaurant located on a Seine quay, offering a panoramic view of the Eiffel Tower.

Guided Cruise: After your delightful meal, you can enjoy the guided cruise. Departures take place every 30 minutes, giving you the flexibility to choose the time that suits you best. Make sure to check the schedule to plan your cruise.

Practical Information

Bateaux Parisiens: This unique experience is offered by the operator Bateaux Parisiens. You can collect your Bateaux Parisiens sightseeing cruise tickets directly at Bistro Parisien, located on pontoon no. 2, at the entrance of Port de la Bourdonnais.

Smart Casual Dress Code: Note that Bistro Parisien has a strict dress code. No shorts, flip-flops, or sports attire. Make sure to dress appropriately for this elegant experience.

Onboard Restrooms: Restrooms are available only on the boats. There are no accessible restrooms on the pontoons.

Experience Contents

The Bistro Parisien Experience includes the following:

One-Hour Sightseeing Cruise on the Seine: Discover iconic Parisian landmarks such as the Eiffel Tower, the Louvre Museum, the Musée d'Orsay, and the Grand Palais, while listening to engaging audio commentary.

Lunch at Bistro Parisien: Enjoy a gourmet meal by the Seine. The set menu includes an appetizer, a main course, a dessert, and a 250 ml drink. A vegetarian option is also available on-site.

Book Your Experience

To book your experience, select your preferred time slot, including the 12:00 PM departure time. Make sure to arrive 15 minutes before the specified time to not miss any part of this exceptional experience. Cancellation is possible up to 24 hours before the visit.

Instructions and Access

To get your sightseeing cruise ticket, visit the Bistro Parisien restaurant, pontoon no. 2, Port de la Bourdonnais. After your lunch, head to pontoon no. 3, Port de la Bourdonnais, to board the cruise. Departures take place approximately every hour during opening hours.

Enjoy Paris from the Seine

The Bistro Parisien Experience invites you to sit back and explore Paris from the Seine. This one-hour Seine sightseeing cruise offers a unique perspective on the City of Light. Admire Paris's most famous landmarks while savoring a gourmet lunch by the water at Bistro Parisien.

Don't miss this exceptional opportunity to discover Paris in a different and memorable way. Book now and get ready for an unforgettable experience at the heart of the French capital.


Every day: 12:00 pm

Group Quote

Are you organizing an event for a group of more than 10 people?

Discover an exceptional group experience at Bistro Parisien! We invite you to fill out our form to explore our special packages for large groups. Enjoy breathtaking views of the Eiffel Tower while indulging in a gourmet lunch and an unforgettable cruise on the Seine. For privatization, a seminar, a party with friends, etc., send us your detailed request. A Come to Paris expert will provide you with a personalized response within 2 business days.


Le Bistro Parisien, port de la Bourdonnais
75007 Paris
Parking lot
Pont de Grenelle - Maison de la Radio, 12-14 Avenue du Président Kennedy - 75016 Paris
Public transportation
CChamp de Mars Tour Eiffel
42Tour Eiffel
72Pont D'iena

Common questions

What are the departure times for the guided cruise?

Guided cruise departures take place every 30 minutes. You can check the schedules on-site to choose the time that suits you best.

Where is the Bistro Parisien located, and how can I get there?

The Bistro Parisien is located at the foot of the Eiffel Tower, in the port of Bourdonnais in the 7th arrondissement of Paris. You can reach it by metro (line 6 or 9), bus (line 42 or 92), or RER (line C).

What is the dress code at the Bistro Parisien?

Smart casual attire is required. Shorts, flip-flops, and sportswear are not allowed.

Where can I pick up my tickets for the guided cruise?

You can collect your guided cruise tickets at the Bistro Parisien, on pontoon No.2, at the entrance of the Bourdonnais port.

Are there toilets available on the pontoons?

No, toilets are not accessible on the pontoons. They are only available on board the boats.

How long does the Seine cruise last?

Answer: The guided cruise lasts approximately one hour, allowing you to discover the main monuments of Paris.

Is it possible to cancel my reservation for the Bistro Parisien Experience?

Yes, cancellation is possible up to 24 hours before the visit.

What is included in the lunch at the Bistro Parisien?

Lunch includes an appetizer, a main course, a dessert, and a 250ml drink. A vegetarian option is also available.

Are pets allowed on board?

Pets are not allowed, except for guide dogs.

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