Hakata Choten

While the focus of this cheap and cheerful Japanese franchise is ostensibly the authentic tonkatsu ramen, the real highlight is the gyoza with a thick, crisp, seared crust and a juicy pork filling. The parent […]

Les Crocs des Halles

Practical information Address: 49 rue Berger, 75001 Nearest transport: Les Halles (4), Louvre-Rivoli (1) Hours: Closed Sunday & Monday; Open Tuesday-Saturday for lunch and dinner Reservations: Book a day or two in advance Telephone: 01 40 28 00 […]

Ellsworth

Following their success with Verjus, where the more elaborate formula of dégustation + wine pairings has drawn a loyal following of happy locals and visiting celebrities, Braden Perkins and Laura Adrian have decided to open something more casual. Let’s […]

Nest

Practical information Address: 9 rue Villedo, 75001 Nearest transport: Pyramides (7,14) Hours: Closed Sunday; Open Monday-Saturday for lunch only Reservations: Reservations Not Accepted Telephone: 01 40 20 45 20 Average price for lunch: 10-19€ Style of […]

Zébulon

A second effort from the folks behind Pirouette, here with a chef who trained in Japan and his arsenal of anywhere-East-of-here flavors. The two-course 20€ lunch menu on the day of our visit included gnocchi with gingered […]

Heimat

Practical information Address: 37 rue de Montpensier, 75001 Nearest transport: Pyramides (7, 14) Hours: Closed Sunday & Monday; Open Tuesday-Saturday for dinner only Telephone: 01 40 26 78 25 Reservations: Book a few days in advance Average […]

Izakaya Issé

Practical information Address: 45 rue de Richelieu, 75001 Nearest transport: Pyramides (7, 14) Hours: Closed Sunday; Open Monday-Saturday for lunch & dinner Reservations: Book a few days in advance Telephone: 01 42 96 26 60 […]

Camélia

Practical information Address: 251 rue Saint-Honoré, 75001 (in the Mandarin Oriental) Nearest transport: Concorde (1, 8, 12) Hours: Open every day for breakfast, lunch & dinner Reservations: Book a few days in advance Telephone: 01 70 98 […]

Naritake

Practical information Address: 31 rue de Petits-Champs, 75001 Nearest transport: Pyramides (7, 14) Hours: Closed Tuesday; Open Wednesday-Monday for lunch and dinner Reservations: Reservations not accepted Telephone: 01 42 86 03 83 Average price for lunch: […]

Kunitoraya 2

Practical information Address: 5 rue Villedo, 75001 Nearest transport: Pyramides (7, 14) Hours: Closed Monday; Open Tuesday-Saturday for lunch and dinner; Open Sunday for lunch only Reservations: Book a few days in advance Telephone: 01 […]

Le Sous-Bock

Don’t be discouraged by the bog-standard beers on tap at this dark, European-style sports bar. The bottled beer selection is extensive, with brews from France and Belgium dominating the options, and a small collection of vintage beers is a unique addition to the menu. […]

Juveniles

The inspired cooking from Romain (formerly at Le Comptoir and La Régalade Saint-Honore) goes well beyond the satisfying sausage & mash of the old carte and Margaux’s service and wine selections make this a place where you’ll want to become a regular. […]

Lavinia

Lavinia is the closest thing Paris has to a wine superstore, with a large international selection. The upstairs wine bar attracts a well-suited after work crowd. […]

Willi’s Wine Bar

Practical information Address: 13 rue des Petits-Champs, 75001 Nearest transport: Pyramides (7, 14) or Bourse (3) Hours: Closed Sunday, Open Monday-Saturday 12pm-11.30pm Reservations: Book a day or two in advance Telephone: 01 42 61 05 09 […]

Le Rubis

With its zinc bar, hearty home cooking, and colorful local clientele, this beloved wine bar (and its Turkish toilet) seems impervious to change. Meals are served only at lunch; the rest of the day you can stop for a glass of Morgon or Brouilly and a snack. […]

Fouquet

This historic shop, in the Chambeau family for five generations, produces old-fashioned, handmade chocolates and candies. […]

Verlet

In business since 1880, Verlet roasts and sells single origin coffee beans, house blends, and fine teas, with a salon for on-the-spot drinking upstairs. […]

Jean-Paul Hévin

Whether you go for a pastry and a custom-flavored chocolat chaud or a box of perfect bonbons and truffles, Jean-Paul Hévin is a must for any chocolate lover. […]

Eric Kayser

Don’t let the multiple locations fool you into thinking that this is some kind of mediocre chain bakery: The breads at Kayser are excellent. […]

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