Restaurants

Top Choice Gastronomy in St-Germain & Les Invalides

Restaurant Guy Savoy

If you're considering visiting a three-Michelin-star temple of gastronomy, this should certainly be on your list. The world-famous chef needs no introduction (he trained Gordon Ramsay, among others) but now his flag…
Top Choice Modern French in Bastille & Eastern Paris

Septime

The alchemists in Bertrand Grébaut's Michelin-starred kitchen produce truly beautiful creations, while blue-aproned waitstaff ensure culinary surprises are all pleasant. Each dish on the menu is a mere listing of th…
Top Choice Gastronomy in St-Germain & Les Invalides

Restaurant David Toutain

Prepare to be wowed: David Toutain pushes the envelope at his eponymous Michelin-starred restaurant with some of the most creative high-end cooking in Paris. Mystery degustation courses include unlikely combinations…
Top Choice Gastronomy in Eiffel Tower & Western Paris

Bustronome

A true moveable feast, Bustronome is a voyage into French gastronomy aboard a glass-roofed bus, with Paris' famous monuments – the Arc de Triomphe, Grand Palais, Palais Garnier, Notre Dame and Eiffel Tower – gliding…
Top Choice Cafe in Latin Quarter

Shakespeare & Company Café

Instant history was made when this light-filled, literary-inspired cafe opened in 2015 adjacent to magical bookshop Shakespeare & Company, designed from long-lost sketches to fulfil a dream of late bookshop foun…
Top Choice Brasserie in St-Germain & Les Invalides

Bouillon Racine

Inconspicuously situated in a quiet street, this heritage-listed 1906 art-nouveau ‘soup kitchen’, with mirrored walls, floral motifs and ceramic tiling, was built in 1906 to feed market workers. Despite the magnific…
Top Choice Ice Cream in The Islands

Berthillon

Founded here in 1954, this esteemed glacier (ice-cream maker) is still run by the same family today. Its 70-plus all-natural, chemical-free flavours include fruit sorbets such as blackcurrant or pink grapefruit, and…
Top Choice Gastronomy in St-Germain & Les Invalides

Tomy & Co

The talk-of-the-town address of the moment is Tomy Gousset's inaugural restaurant (book ahead). Gousset previously cooked in some of Paris' top kitchens and now works his magic here on inspired seasonal dishes like …
Top Choice Market in Bastille & Eastern Paris

Marché d’Aligre

A real favourite with Parisians, this chaotic street market's stalls are piled with fruit, vegetables and seasonal delicacies such as truffles. Behind them, specialist shops stock cheeses, coffee, chocolates, meat, …
Top Choice Gastronomy in Latin Quarter

Restaurant AT

Trained by some of the biggest names in gastronomy (Pierre Gagnaire included), chef Atsushi Tanaka showcases abstract artlike masterpieces incorporating rare ingredients (charred bamboo, kohlrabi turnip cabbage, jun…