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Storie

Beautiful objects with une histoire (a story) is what this backstreet boutique is all about. Hand-woven Mongolian rugs pile next to silk and cashmere from Afghanistan and Peacebomb jewellery from Laos. Items are art…
Drinks in Montparnasse & Southern Paris

Biérocratie

Craft beers from around the world (such as English Weird Beard, Canadian Dieu du Cieu, Danish Ianø, and Belgian Gulden Draak and Deus Brut des Flandres) but especially France (including Île-de-France-brewed La Balei…
Market in Montparnasse & Southern Paris

Marché Georges Brassens

If you like the bouquiniste stalls along the Seine, you'll adore this enormous secondhand and antiquarian book market adjacent to beautiful Parc Georges Brassens. More than 60 vendors sell their wares beneath the pa…
Food in Montparnasse & Southern Paris

Le Comptoir Correzien

Caviar, smoked salmon, Corsican honey, wild duck and geese, fresh and dried mushrooms, Berthillon ice cream and truffles in season are among the mouthwatering luxury food products stocked at this head-spinning deli,…
Arts & Crafts in Montparnasse & Southern Paris

Adam Montparnasse

If Paris’ art galleries have inspired you, pick up paintbrushes, charcoals, pastels, sketchpads, watercolours, oils, acrylics, canvases and more at this historic shop. Picasso, Brancusi and Giacometti were among Édo…
Mall in Montparnasse & Southern Paris

Centre Commerciale Beaugrenelle

This good-looking riverfront shopping mall, tucked between skyscrapers in the 15e, spans three vast buildings, two of which are linked by a scenic air bridge. Its 100 shops range from chains like H&M and Zara to…
Drinks in Montparnasse & Southern Paris

Bieregrad

Bang in the heart of lively rue de la Butte aux Cailles, this well-stocked boutique's craft beers include Belgian La Guillotine, French Red is Dead and Sex, Ale & RocknRoll, American Flying Dog, Japanese Hitachi…
Market in Montparnasse & Southern Paris

Marché aux Puces de la Porte de Vanves

One of the friendliest in Paris, the Porte de Vanves flea market has over 380 stalls. Av Georges Lafenestre has lots of ‘curios’ that don’t quite qualify as antiques. Av Marc Sangnier is lined with stalls of new clo…
Cheese in Montparnasse & Southern Paris

Quatrehomme

Filled with tantalising cheeses, this is a small but wonderful branch of the respected fourth-generation, family run Quatrehomme fromagerie(cheese shop), which has its flagship in the 7e. Vacuum packing is available…
Food in Montparnasse & Southern Paris

Des Gâteaux et du Pain

Looking more like an exclusive boutique, this ultra-contemporary bakery and patisserie has dramatic black walls that showcase the jewel-like cakes, tarts and artisan breads created by David Granger and Claire Damon …