Begin your meal at Soces in Belleville with an oyster and a margarita shooter.
June 13, 2023
Mokonuts is a popular spot in the 11th that's run by a French-Lebanese and Japanese-American couple who met in New York.
Bistrot des Tournelles is a neighborhood spot around the corner from the Bastille monument.
L’Ami Jean is a lively French bistro in the 7th, and it’s on the expensive side, but the food is excellent, exciting, and worth your time.
May 17, 2023
Cafe De Luce in the 18th arrondissement is your ideal Parisian corner cafe.
Baillotte is a new French spot in Saint-Germain-des-Prés.
Korean-French spot Pierre Sang in the 11th arrondissement has no menu, rather you'll figure out what you're eating after each course. It's fun just don't go with a picky eater.
Nhome is a modern tasting-only French restaurant near the Louvre.
Mamiche is a women-run bakery with some of the best bread and pastries in town.
Pantagruel is a very fun tasting-menu spot in the 2nd arrondissement.
Stop at Olga Vins et Fromage across the street from Gare du Lyon for a baguette sandwich before your train to Provence.
Bouche in the 11th arrondissement serves seasonal small plates that are great to share with a date over some natural wine.
Granite in the 1st arrondissement is a French tasting-menu-only spot that's not stuffy at all.
Le Chardenoux serves a fish-focused menu in the 11th with a great patio.
Fripon is a French restaurant in the 20th that's perfect for a special occasion.
Early June is a wine bar in the 10th Arr. that hosts exciting rotating pop-ups.
Parcelles is a newer restaurant serving French classics in Le Marais.
Alluma is a French-Middle Eastern restaurant in the 11th run by a husband-and-wife team.
Pétrelle is a romantic modern French spot in Pigalle.
Maison Sota, a fancy tasting-menu spot, is one of the best places to have a meal in Paris right now.
Les Fous de l’île is a French spot in Ile-Saint-Louis where you should eat beef tartare with fries.
Substance is a tasting-menu spot in the quiet 16th arrondissement that's a great destination pre- or post-visit to Place du Trocadéro for viewing the Eiffel Tower.
Les Parisiens is one of the few hotel restaurants in Paris that's worth checking out.
French and Japanese spot La Plume is located in the Madame Rêve hotel, and the dining room will make you feel like you're in New York.
April 20, 2022
Les Enfants Du Marché is a contemporary French spot in the 3rd Arrondissement.
July 16, 2021