Restaurants & bars


Designed to be liveable and welcoming, the Cité de la musique - Philharmonie de Paris boasts a variety of cafés and restaurants where you can prolong a musical outing, relax between activities, or take a break when you're in the area.

Le Balcon

On the 6th floor of the Cité de la musique - Philharmonie de Paris, the restaurant offers sweeping views of Paris and the Parc de la Villette. The restaurant and its terrace count 150 seats. This relaxed and contemporary bistrot offers you an original and innovative cuisine.

Opening Hours
Open Tuesday to Saturday from 18.30
Closed on Sundays and Mondays (except evening concerts in the Grande salle Pierre Boulez)
Evenings without concerts at the Grande salle Pierre Boulez: kitchen closes at 21.30

Information and reservations
+33 (0)1 40 32 30 01 or online

L’Atelier - Enjoy a coffee on the park level

Les gourmandises de l'AtelierLes gourmandises de l'Atelier

Opening Hours
Open from Monday to Sunday from 11.00 to 17.00 (to 20.30 on evening concerts - Grande salle Pierre Boulez) 
Closed on Mondays from July 11th 

Closed on March 3 and 4.

+33 (0)1 40 32 30 02

Le Café des concerts

Café des concertsW. Beaucardet

An elegant setting beneath the portico, looking out at the plaza of the Fontaine aux Lions and facing the Grande Halle de la Villette. Open daily from 9am to 2am.

Opening hours
Open daily from 9.00 to midnight
Lunch from 12.00 to 14.30
Dinner from 18.00 to 23.30

Information and reservations
+33 (0)1 42 49 74 74


Intermission refreshments

At concert times, refreshment counters at various points throughout the Philharmonie and Cité de la musique offer a selection of drinks and light snacks. Serving one hour before the show and during intermissions.

How to come?

Prepare your visit to the Cité de la musique - Philharmonie de Paris by following our access recommendations.