Paris à la Carte


March 28, 2011 | By Paris Update | What's New Eat & Drink

Spring wine: One of our favorite Paris restaurants, Spring, now offers one-and-a-half-hour wine-tasting classes in English, complete with gourmet snack, on Thursday afternoons. Click here to reserve. La Cuillère d’Or: Lucie Joudiou, an apprentice chef at gourmet restaurant Laurent in … Read More

Best Baguette

May 4, 2010 | By Paris Update | What's New Eat & Drink

BEST BAGUETTE Djibril Bodian, who works at Le Grenier à Pain Abbesses (38, rue des Abbesses, 75018 Paris; tel.: 01 42 23 85 36), has been honored a the maker of the best baguette in Paris. The 33-year-old baker, who … Read More


February 9, 2010 | By Paris Update | What's New Eat & Drink

LE FAST FOOD GAINING GROUND All is not well in the French food-service industry, A recent study by the research group NPD showed that the cut in value-added tax in restaurants last July from 19.5 percent to 5.5 percent has … Read More