Le Jardin des Pâtes
Arènes de Lutèce
The 2nd-century Roman amphitheatre Lutetia Arena once sat around 10,000 people for gladiatorial combats and other events. Found by...
Mosquée de Paris
Paris’ central mosque with striking 26m-high minaret was built in 1926 in an ornate art deco Moorish style. The complex includes a...
Hammam de la Mosquée de Paris
Massages at this atmospheric hammam cost €1 a minute and come in 10-, 20- or 30-minute packages. Should you fancy an exfoliating body...
Le Foyer du Vietnam
The ‘Vietnam Club’, with its self-proclaimed ambiance familiale (family atmosphere), might be nothing more than a long room with...
Lonely Planet review
A crisp white-and-green façade handily placed next to a Vélib’ station flags the Pasta Garden, a simple, smart 100% bio (organic) place where pasta comes in every guise imaginable – barley, buckwheat, rye, wheat, rice, chestnut and so on. Try the pâtes de chataignes (chestnut pasta) with duck breast, nutmeg, crème fraiche and mushrooms.