Arc de Triomphe
If anything rivals the Eiffel Tower as the symbol of Paris, it’s this magnificent 1836 monument to Napoleon’s 1805 victory at...
Dating from the 1920s, this highly regarded hall hosts many of Paris’ finest classical-music recitals and concerts.
The eponymous Thai classic pad thai (rice noodles stir-fried with prawns, eggs, tamarind, fish sauce, chillis and palm sugar, garnished...
13 rue Brey · interesting places nearby
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Founded in 1951, the ‘Green Star’ is where all the old French classics remain: the onion soup, the snails, the rabbit. When one of us was a student in Paris (back when the glaziers were still installing the stained glass at Ste-Chapelle) this was the place for both Esperanto speakers (a green star is their symbol) and students on a splurge. That may have changed, but the lunch menu is still a great deal for this neighbourhood.