Les Passagers du Zinc
Musée des Beaux-Arts et d’Archéologie
No trip to Besançon is complete without visiting this stately museum. It is France’s oldest, founded in 1694 when the Louvre was but a...
A rocking crowd gathers in the 1950s pin-up decor most evenings for live or recorded music and always plenty of good times.
La Petite Adresse
A little address that's big on cheese dishes like boîte chaude (hot box; two-person minimum), made with seasonal Vacherin Mont d’Or and...
5 rue Vignier · interesting places nearby
Les Passagers du Zinc information
This grungy bar-cum-club, with battered leather sofas and multicoloured lights, has been one of Besançon's best venues for live music since 1997. Opens only when there are concerts (mainly rock), which is most often from 9pm to midnight on Thursday, Friday and Saturday nights; see the website for details.