Ernest Hemingway's Apartment
At 74 rue du Cardinal Lemoine is the apartment where Ernest Hemingway (1899–1961) lived with his first wife Hadley from January 1922...
Paul Verlaine's Garret
Hemingway lived on rue du Cardinal Lemoine but wrote in a top-floor garret of a hotel round the corner at 39 rue Descartes, the very...
George Orwell's Boarding House
In 1928 George Orwell (1903–50) stayed in a cheap boarding house above 6 rue du Pot de Fer while working as a dishwasher. It's closed to...
Only house-creation cocktails are listed on the menu at uberhip Little Bastards – among them Fal' in Love (Beefeater gin, cranberry...
As its name implies, truffles are the centrepiece of this Michelin-starred restaurant's menu, featuring in most (albeit not all) of its...
2 place de la Contrescarpe, 5e · interesting places nearby
Café Delmas information
Enviably situated on tree-studded place de la Contrescarpe, Delmas is perfect for un café/ cappuccino or all-day breakfast. Get cosy beneath overhead heaters outside and soak up the street atmosphere or snuggle between books in the library-style interior – awash with students from the nearby universities. If you’re looking for the bathrooms, note that Jacqueline is for women, Jacques for men.