Must-see nightlife in Paris

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    La Charlotte de l’Isle

    This tiny salon de thé (tearoom) has a tempting array of hot chocolate, chocolate sculptures, cakes and pastries as well as a fine collection of tea to…

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    Le Sanz

    DJs spinning everything from electronic to funk and soul hit the decks from Wednesday to Saturday at this busy drinking venue on the Bastille beat. Most…

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    Le Rendez-Vous des Amis

    If you need to ease your way up or down the steps of Montmartre, look no further than this kick-back cafe-bar, which serves inexpensive espresso and…

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    Le Forum

    More than 80 cocktails are detailed on the menu of this quiet, classy cocktail bar. They don't come cheap, but all are painstakingly made to order and…

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    Le Madam

    Although it's nominally a club, there's not a lot of space to dance at this Parisian-sized party venue. Usually no cover charge, but dress to impress to…

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    La Ruche

    Even when other cafes in the Montparnasse area are quiet, this strawberry-red, split-level cafe hung with funky light fittings buzzes with a young, fun…

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    La Baroche

    This dependable brick-walled cafe is a pleasant spot to rest your legs along the Champs. It serves breakfast, salads, full meals and drinks, and stays…

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    Named after Venetian bar snacks, Cicchetti is a good spot for an aperitif (small plates €1 to €2) savoured over a glass of natural wine.