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How to Score Gems at Paris Flea Markets, According to a Parisian

“I love that everything you buy in a brocante has a story,” Jackie Kai Ellis tells me over the phone. “You really get a snapshot of history.” The Vancouver native, who has a design background, moved...

Intimate Omakase in Paris

by Kurtis 9 hours ago

NYC has seen wild boom in Omakase restaurants over last 5 years. How does Paris compare? I was able to find JIN as only promising one (not including one in Ledoyan), but would love to hear about m...


Dinner in Montmartre

by Helm 2 days ago

Wife and I will be in town for a trade expo next week and we do have most of our restaurants of choice covered except dinner on Sunday the 24th. We are planning to do a walking tour of Montmartre e...

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Looking for a Paris Restaurant in the 15th...

by Kevin93940 6 days ago

We've been trying to locate a Paris restaurant that we tried unsuccessfully to visit in June 2013. We've been searching for the last 6 years... and we're heading back again next month. Here's...

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by PeterCL 9 days ago

. . . is kaput. Last night was its last night.

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by Jake Dear 4 years ago

No experience is replicable of course, but here is how it worked for us: One. Make reservation on la fourchette/The Fork. Go there for lunch about two years ago. Sit in the enclosed bright ...

Recommendations for "French by a Japanese chef" restaurants

by andygottlieb 4 years ago

Returning to Paris for the last 10 days of June. These type of restaurants seem to be my wife's favorite, and as I drag he with me to Septime and David Toutain, I try to find them for her. Two yea...

Paris Restaurants Near Shangri-La Hotel

by dosage54 21 days ago

My wife and I are headed back to Paris (finally!) and have had excellent suggestions from these posts. Usually stay in 2nd or 6th but this time in the 8th. Not familiar with restaurants in this are...

5 dinners in Paris with a vegetarian!

by soccerfan80 5 years ago

My wife and I are staying 5 nights in Paris. The problem is she is a vegetarian, I am not. We're looking for low key places, nothing too fancy. Maybe 20-30 euros per person. After some resear...

Strasbourg, France Dining Recs

by jmsvss 22 days ago

Looking for restaurant recommendations in Strasbourg, France. We are a group of four - 50ish. We will be there 2 days and 2 nights. We do not have any dietary or budgetary restrictions. Thank...

Paris restaurant recommendations for 6

by jmsvss 28 days ago

I am researching Paris restaurant recommendations for a Dec 11 birthday celebration. I am considering lunch or dinner. It does not need to be exceptionally fancy or even ***. We are dining with ...

Fondant Aux Marrons in Paris

by savio 27 days ago

A friend is traveling to Paris and would like to buy that Marron and Chocolate pate of kind :-) Will be at the city only midweek, there is a place in Maubert market but i think it is working only S...

Europe Honeymoon - Michelin Star Restaurant

by tnguyen444 1 month ago

We are doing our honeymoon in Europe. Going to Amalfi Coast, Florence, Bourdeux, Paris. Is there a Michelin star restaurant you guys recommend in those cities or around them? We want a restaurant ...

Sunday Lunch

by dloons 2 months ago

Any recs for a good Sunday lunch, fish and veggie forward appreciated. It's my birthday, looking for delicious but not fussy.

Winter holiday trip to Paris and South of France for family with tweens

by smiles33 4 months ago

Hello dear CHers! I previously started researching a potential trip to Paris as a brief stopover en route to San Sebastian/Bilbao/Basque County (see thread here: https://www.chowhound.com/post/f...

Paris from mid-September to mid-October!

by sfcarole 5 years ago

Presented with a whole month in Paris, it still takes time to think it all through, but I guess that’s part of the fun. This Board has been a huge help in putting together our restaurant and shoppi...

Looking for Paris dinner recommendations - what's worth visiting in 2019?

by LABeam 5 months ago

We have gone to Paris 6 times in the last decade and going again in September 2019. Past favourites were Pages, Spring, Septime, Le Chateaubriand, Frenchie, L' Ami Jean, La Condesa, Pierre Sang Sig...

From Lyon to Arles via Vienne, Tournon, and Avignon: Lunches Only

by dcbbq 6 months ago

After a few days in Paris and a couple in Lyon (which I've never visited), we'll be on a June cruise down the Rhone (more places I've never visited). I'm looking for places for lunch. So far, as...

Vegetarian in Paris - High end/tasting menus

by sobbuh 9 months ago

Hi, Looking for some feedback for an upcoming trip to Paris - lots of great discussion here, so thanks in advance for that. I’m interested in hearing about any restaurants that are partic...

Best Picnic Provisions near d'Orsay?

by Nic1111 2 months ago

Hello all! Planning our first Paris trip this November to celebrate my 40th! On a Saturday, we have lunch lined up at Le Cinq (1:30) and are thinking for dinner that evening we would like to just g...