Practical information Address: 30 rue Notre-Dame de Nazareth, 75003 Nearest transport: Temple (3), République (3, 5, 8, 9, 11) Hours: Closed Sunday; Open Tuesday-Friday for lunch & dinner and Monday & Saturday for dinner only Reservations: […]


Mmmozza has one of the bbbest selections of mozzarella that you’ll find in the city, ranging from tiny bocconcini, to a  baseball-sized burrata stuffed with black truffles, to an enormous braided rope of bufala mozzarella, […]

Crêperie Mad Eo

Practical information Address: 19 rue de Picardie, 75003 Nearest transport: Filles du Calvaire (8) Hours: Closed Monday and for lunch on Tuesday Reservations: Book a day or two in advance Telephone: 01 42 78 93 06 Average price […]

Trois Fois Plus de Piment

Practical information Address: 184 rue St Martin, 75003 Nearest transport: Rambuteau (11) Hours: Closed Monday; Open Tuesday-Sunday for lunch and dinner Reservations: Walk-Ins Welcome Telephone: 06 52 66 75 31 Average price for lunch: 10-19€ Average price […]

Maison Plisson

This sprawling 500m² space on the edge of the trendy Northern Marais does double duty. On one side, it’s an upscale market, boasting fresh fruits and vegetables, high quality cheeses, charcuterie, and deli items, as […]


Practical information Address: 13 rue de Saintonge, 75003 Nearest transport: Saint-Sébastien-Froissart (8), Temple (3) Hours: Closed Monday; Open Tuesday-Saturday for lunch and dinner; Open Sunday for lunch only Reservations: Book a few days in advance Telephone: 09 […]

The Beast

Frenchman Thomas Abramowicz spent a year training in central Texas and tracking down everything he would need (meat, wood, Bourbon) to open the first authentic smokehouse in Paris. Beef is king here, in the form of […]


Practical information Address: 25 rue du Pont aux Choux, 75003 Nearest transport: Saint-Sébastien – Froissart (8) Hours: Open Monday & Tuesday 12pm-6pm; Wednesday & Thursday 12pm-10.30pm; Friday & Saturday 12pm-11pm; Sunday 11am-4pm Reservations: Walk-Ins Welcome Telephone: 01 44 61 […]

Le Barav’

This upper Marais wine bar serves charcuterie, cheese, salads, and sandwiches to go along with 5€ glasses, or a bottle from their cave next door. […]


This is one wine shop that’s thinking outside the box by thinking inside the box. Don’t worry–it’s not the Franzia of your youth. Bibovino’s bright purple boxed wines exclusively come from high-quality, small producers and are available by the glass, carafe, or box. […]

Boot Café

A shoebox sized coffee shop inside a former cobbler. The coffee’s made for walking so plan to take your Belleville Brûlerie coffee and Emperor Norton baked goods to go. […]

Fondation Café

A tiny spot with tiny terrasse near the Marche des Enfants Rouges from Australian barista Chris Nielsen. This is an upcoming opening and we’ll update our description and trusted reviews as soon as we know more. […]

Café Pinson

Practical information Address: 6 rue du Forez, 75003 Nearest transport: Filles du Calvaire (8) Hours: Open Monday-Saturday for breakfast, lunch & dinner and Sunday for brunch Reservations: Walk-ins welcome, but book a day or two in advance for […]

Gérard Mulot

This traiteur/pâtisserie/boulangerie offers a visual feast of grand cakes and tarts, tiny and tempting petit-fours, chocolates, savory prepared foods, and baguettes to boot. […]

Jacques Genin

Madman Jacques Genin crafts some of the city’s most exquisite chocolate, but he’s almost equally known for his caramels and pâtes de fruits. His revered pâtisserie (lemon tarts, eclairs…) is temporarily on hold. […]


This bakery — named for the Italian cook who supposedly invented pâte à choux — sells only cream puffs. Tiny, adorable cream puffs. […]

L’Atelier Vivanda

Practical information Address: 18 rue Lauriston, 75016 Nearest transport: Charles de Gaulle-Etoile (1, 2, 6) Hours: Closed Saturday & Sunday; Open Monday-Friday for lunch & dinner Reservations: Book a few days in advance Telephone: 01 40 67 10 […]

Café des Musées

Practical information Address: 49 rue de Turenne, 75003 Nearest transport: Chemin Vert (8), St. Paul (1) Hours: Open every day for lunch & dinning Reservations: Walk-ins welcome Telephone: 01 42 72 96 17 Average price for […]


This ornate pastry shop has a long legacy in Lille dating back to 1761. Their thin waffle cookies stuffed with a variety of creams have only been available in Paris since 2010, however. […]

Bob’s Kitchen

A popular place among the Marais fashion set for healthy lunch options ranging from bagels to futomaki to colorful curries. The last time I was there, actor Owen Wilson was sipping a wheatgrass smoothie across the […]


Practical information Address: 31 rue du Paradis, 75010 Nearest transport: Poissonière (7) Hours: Open Monday-Saturday for lunch and dinner; Open Sunday for lunch only Reservations: Walk-ins Welcome Telephone: 01 40 22 05 55 Average price for […]

Pink Flamingo

Practical information Address: 67 rue Bichat, 75010 Nearest transport: Jacques Bonsergent (5) Hours: Open Monday-Thursday for dinner only; Open Friday-Sunday for lunch and dinner Reservations: Reservations not accepted Telephone: 01 42 02 31 70 Average price […]


Practical information Address: 74 rue des Archives, 75003 Nearest transport: Filles du Calvaire (8), Rambuteau (11) Hours: Closed Monday & Tuesday; Open Wednesday-Sunday continuously for lunch & dinner Reservations: Book a few days in advance […]

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