À La Renaissance
Musée du Fumeur
The Smoker’s Museum traces the history of one of humankind’s greatest vices: the smoking of tobacco. Hard-core butt-fiends will feel...
La Fée Verte
You guessed it, the ‘Green Fairy’ specialises in absinthe (served traditionally with spoons and sugar cubes), but this fabulously...
A former horse-meat butcher's shop (chevaline, hence the spin on the name) is now a fabulous deli creating seasonally changing...
87 rue de la Roquette, 11e · interesting places nearby
À La Renaissance information
This popular locals' cafe is certainly out of the way, but if you’re looking for an authentic meal in a neighbourhood setting, it’s a good bet. Along with wine and plates of cheese, it serves mackerel rillettes, steak tartare and that all-time favourite, œufs à la coq aux tartines (soft-boiled eggs with toast).