Cafes & Restaurants
There are no fewer than 15 cafés, restaurants and take-away outlets located throughout the Louvre, and the Carrousel and Tuileries gardens, offering both table service and take-away food.
Les cafés de la pyramide
The Cafés de la Pyramide are three friendly food outlets in the heart of the Louvre museum allowing visitors to take a break and enjoy a range of culinary specialties - casseroles; wok, plancha-grilled, and steamed dishes; salads, quiches, snacks to take away, etc.
Food for all tastes!
Le Kiosque Paul et le triporteur
Located in the Carrousel garden, Paul offers a wide selection of sandwiches and pastries to take away. With a unique view of the Louvre museum and the Pyramid, the kiosk is the perfect place for a quick gourmet snack.
Le Comptoir du Louvre
Located beneath the Pyramid, the Comptoir du Louvre offers a selection of Paul sandwiches, salads and pastries, ideal for a snack or light lunch.
Le Café Mollien
The Café Mollien is located inside the Louvre museum, overlooking the galeries of French painting. Located on the first-floor landing of the Mollien staircase, the café's terrace overlooks the Cour Napoléon and the Carrousel garden. The Café Mollien is the perfect place for lunch or a snack.
Le Café Diane
Located in the heart of the Tuileries Gardens, the Café Diane offers superb views of the Eiffel Tower and the Louvre. The menu is international with an exotic twist, served at terrace tables or to take away.
La Terrasse de Pomone
Located in the Tuileries Gardens, beside an ornamental pond, La Terrasse de Pomone is an open-air brasserie, crêperie, and ice-cream parlor with breathtaking views of the Louvre palace. The menu features fresh produce, home-made dishes and ice-cream specialties to enjoy on the spot or take away.
Made in the traditional Italian way, Amorino ice-creams come in a variety of original and exciting flavors, served in flower-petal cones or individual pots. Located in the Tuileries Gardens, facing the octagonal pond, the Kiosque Amorino offers treats for all tastes.
Denon & Richelieu take-away counters
These two take-away counters offer snacks, for a quick "fuel" break before visiting more of the museum.
The Louvre is open every day (except Tuesday) from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.