L'As du Fallafel

Le Marais

You don't need any directions to As du Falafel. a kosher middle eastern restaurant recalling when Le Marais was the Jewish quarter. There's always a line outside on...

  • Fast Food
  • Middle Eastern

Brasserie Flo

Faubourg St. Denis

The romantic Brasserie Flor is tucked away along a cobble-stoned path in a less than charming neighborhood near Gare de l'Est (train station), but it's well worth...

  • Fine Dining
  • French

La Closerie des Lilas

Left Bank

Just steps from the Port-Royal RER, Las Closerie des Lilas is a historic restaurant still full of life today. You won't see Hemingway penning "The Great Gatsby" as...

  • Fine Dining
  • French

Café de Flore

Saint Germain des Prés

A Hemingway favorite, Café de Flore is one of those bucket-list places if you're into nostalgia for Lost Generation intelligentsia or an exceptional hot chocolate....

  • Café or Bistro
  • French

Who's

Le Marais

The extensive menu at Who's emphasizes fresh produce and features such dishes as veal liver, lamb chops and tuna steak as well as club sandwiches and American...

  • Fine Dining
  • French

Au Pied de Cochon

Les Halles

Au Pied de Cochon opened in 1947 when its neighbor was the bustling Paris fresh market, Today the neighborhood bustles with shoppers by day and party-goers by night....

  • Café or Bistro
  • French

Breakfast in America

Le Marais/Latin Quarter

Breakfast in America (BIA) - with locations in the Marais and near the Sorbonne - is pure and simple an American diner started in 2003 by a Connecticut Yankee in the...

  • Casual
  • American

Café Français

Bastille

Café Français with front row seats on the Bastille circus and tricolor motif by India Mahdavi, is a production of the Costes family, known for transforming Paris...

  • Café or Bistro
  • French

Café Lomi

Montmartre

A pleasant little coffeehouse on the "back side "of Montmartre, Café Lomi roasts its own beans and serves up healthy light meals. Plus there's free WiFi if you want

  • Coffee shop
  • French

Clamato

11th Arrondisement

Chef Bertrand Grebaut and his partner Théo Pourriat are behind Clamato, a small-plates oyster and raw bar next door to their neo-bistro Septime, which has one...

  • Seafood
  • French

Frenchie

Les Halles

After working with Jamie Oliver in London and Danny Meyer in Manhattan, Chef Gregory Marchand came home to start a revolution in bistro food at Frenchie, Oliver's...

  • Café or Bistro
  • French

L'Ange 20

Le Marais

The "20" in L'Ange 20? Maybe because this intimate little restaurant has only room for 20 guests, all of whom have a good view of Chef Thierry Pauli cooking in the...

  • Café or Bistro
  • French

La Cevicheria

Montorgueil

Just off the foodie paradise of markets and restaurants on Montogueil, La Cevicheria introduced its version of the Latin American favorite ceviche in 2013. Weekdays...

  • Seafood
  • Peruvian

Le Rubis

Place Vendome

Le Rubis serves traditional French dishes like lentils and sausage at mid-day in a small upstairs dining room. The three daily specials are written on a chalk board....

  • Café or Bistro
  • French

Le Train Bleu

Bercy

Le Train Bleu is the legendary restaurant inside the Gare de Lyon. Built in 1901 and renamed in 1963 to honor the famous overnight train between Paris and Nice, it...

  • Fine Dining
  • French

Angelina

Rue de Rivoli

Angelina, the belle époque tearoom and cake shop on Rue Rivoli, is the place to go for a pot of velvety hot chocolate - many believe the best in Paris - after...

  • Bakery
  • French

Aux Trois Petits Cochons

Montmartre

Aux Trois Petits Cochons (Three Little Pigs) made a name for itself in traditional French cuisine in the Marais before moving to Montmartre. The new place has a...

  • Café or Bistro
  • French

Balls

Saint Maur

Balls, a cozy 40-seat restaurant in the 11th arrondissement, specializes of course in balls - meat balls. Here you choose your balls, choose your sauce, choose your...

  • Café or Bistro
  • French

Bistrot Vivienne

Palais Royal

Bistro Vivienne is at the Rue des Petits Champs entrance to the charming Galerie Vivienne, one of the famed shopping "passages" of Paris. It serves authentic bistro

  • Café or Bistro
  • French

Brasserie Bofinger

Bastille

The definition of an Alsatian-style brasserie, Bofinger has been serving up sauerkraut, French onion soup, steak tartare and shellfish since the mid-19th century and...

  • Fine Dining
  • French

Brasserie Julien

Faubourg St. Denis

With an opulent Art Deco interior and classic French specialties like onion soup, Brasserie Julien can only be described as a step back in time. While not as grand...

  • Fine Dining
  • French

Brasserie Lipp

Saint Germain Des Prés

With its crisp white table cloths, formally attired waiters and a bourgeois menu unchanged in several generations, Brasserie Lipp is the archetypical Alsatian...

  • Fine Dining
  • French

Café de la Paix

Opera

Built in 1862 and busy ever since, the Café de la Paris in the Grand Hotel is a Paris landmark that was declared a historic site in 1975. Its decor is almost as...

  • Fine Dining
  • French

Chez Prune

Canal Saint Martin

The best known café along the hip Canal Saint Martin, Chez Prune has a busy terrace and a boho chic interior. Popular for lunch and Sunday brunch, it's known for

  • Café or Bistro
  • French

Comme à Lisbonne

Le Marais

Comme à Lisbonne is a tiny shop that sells Portuguese food products, but the reason people stop by is for the pasteis de bata, creamy little egg tarts, baked

  • Coffee shop
  • Other

Des Gars dans la Cuisine

North Marais

Translated "some guys in the kitchen," Les Gars dans la Cuisine is a lively and happening restaurant where the waiters all wear big smiles and the host hugs patrons...

  • Café or Bistro
  • French

Frenchie To Go

Les Halles

Frenchie To Go, the little brother of Chef Gregory Marchand's popular Frenchie down the street, is neither French nor just to go. The 15-seat eatery features Reuben...

  • Casual
  • American

L'Estaminet

Le Marais

A laid-back neighborhood restaurant, l'Estaminet has a chalkboard menu that changes weekly. The fare is traditional French like cassoulet, andouillettes (made...

  • Café or Bistro
  • French

Ladurée

Champs-Élysées

Ladurée is the super-lux bakery that has been turning out its world-famous double-decker macarons since 1862. While you can get your fix at shops on five continents,...

  • Bakery
  • French

Le Castigilone

Place Vendome

Le Castiglione is a relaxed, family-run brasserie on two levels. Street level with its terrace is where you can find an American-style breakfast, a quick lunch while...

  • Café or Bistro
  • French