Named Bar 228 after the hotel’s address on rue de Rivoli, this refined yet cosy bar is renowned for its sophisticated and welcoming British club style, with a nod to 18th century France. The recently updated bar counter is where you’ll find our indispensable head barman William Oliveri, who has been with the hotel since 1978.
Named Bar 228 after the hotel’s address on 228 rue de Rivoli, this place has become “the rendez-vous” of Parisians. The cosy atmosphere of Bar 228 has the warmth of British clubs, perhaps due to the many British guests t…
Profile - William Oliveri
William Oliveri, head bar tender at Le Meurice for the past 28 years, earned his reputation in Europe’s grandest palaces before being definitively conquered by the historic paneled bar at the Meurice.