Product code: 73210106
After a tiring day of window shopping, why not pop over to LEGO's Parisian Restaurant to relax those aching feet. Amidst the hustle and bustle of the restaurant's busy environment, the waiter rushes from table to table to serve its many demanding customers.
Set inside an exquisite and beautifully detailed three-story building, above this famous lunch spot is a quaint apartment with flowers decorating its window ledges.
On the third-floor studio lives a talented artist; surrounded by their painting tools, they work tirelessly through the night on their latest masterpiece.
This complex LEGO set is ideal for older children and collectors alike. Requiring focus, patience and the ability to follow the detailed instructions provided, the end results are well worth the effort.
- 5 human minifigures (chef, waiter, girl and a romantic couple)
- 2 animal minifigures (rat and 2 clams)
- Kitchen units and a variety of utensils
- Second-floor apartment with a pull-down bed, kitchenette and fireplace
- Top floor artist’s studio has an opening roof revealing a heater, easel, paintbrush, palette and artwork
- Food items for the customers (croissants, pie, 2 cupcakes, 2 grapes, 2 hotdogs, turkey, cheese wedges, milk carton and coloured bottles)
- White croissants and bricks in olive green, dark blue and dark red
- Intricate exterior details include facade with croissant detailing, bus stop, sidewalk, scooter, dumpster and trash
Please note: Due to the complexity involved when constructing the Parisian Restaurant it is recommended for those aged 16 years and over.
- L58 x W38 x D10cm (Packaged); Cafe H30 x W25 x D25cm
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- 16 years
- Not suitable for children under 3 years
The company that was destined to become LEGO started life as being a small workshop that produced wooden toys, run by Ole Kirk Christiansen in 1932. The name ‘LEGO’ was adopted in 1934, coming from the Danish phrase ‘leg godt’, which means ‘play well’. It wasn’t until 1947 that they started producing plastic toys, with the first version of the now infamous interlocking bricks coming in 1949.
They weren’t quite the bricks that people are used to nowadays, being made from a different material and having a slightly different locking system. It was actually Christiansen’s son Godtfred Kirk that saw the potential for the bricks to become a tool for creative play and in 1958, the modern brick design was born. From this date, despite variation in the design and purpose of individual pieces over the years, each remains compatible in some way with previous pieces. So you could have a LEGO set from 1958 and it would still be completely compatible with a modern set.
Since the 1960, thousands of sets have been released covering everything from Aliens to the Wild West. The only area that the company has never tackled directly is military-themed sets, because Ole Kirk set a policy that they must never make war seem like child’s play. The largest ever LEGO set to date is a scale-model of the Taj Mahal, which was made out of 5922 pieces.
The LEGO Group's motto is ‘det bedste er ikke for godt’, which roughly translates to "only the best is the best". Ole Kirk Christiansen came up with this phrase to encourage workers to always produce the highest quality toys possible.
Nowadays, LEGO makes a vast range of toys for all ages, as well as teaching materials for children, which are distributed in over 130 countries. The company has approximately 10,000 employees and is the world's third largest manufacturer of play materials.More from LEGO
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