These restaurants have the Paris Update seal of approval as a place we would gladly return to, even though they may not be perfect in every respect.

Price key for a three-course dinner, not including wine:

€ under €20
€€ €20-€40
€€€ €40-€60
€€€€ above €60.

Note that many of these restaurants have lower-priced set menus at lunchtime; see review for details.

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Calice Restaurant

The Parisian Holy Grail

Contemporary French €€€

Eunoé Restaurant

All Sins Forgiven

Contemporary French €€€

L’Altro Frenchie Restaurant

An Italian Frenchie

Non-French €€€

Baillotte Restaurant

A Plateful of Joy

Contemporary French €€€, €€€€

Taco Mesa Restaurant

Tastiest Tacos in Town

Non-French €€€

Jamat Restaurant

Mini Kitchen, Maxi Flavors

Contemporary French €€€

Oktobre Restaurant

Exquisite Meal, Unhappy Ending

Contemporary French €€€€

Le Matré Restaurant

Mastery in Montmartre

Contemporary French €€

La Salamandre Restaurant

Top Marx for Thierry

Classic French

Soces Restaurant

A Group Hug of a Restaurant

Contemporary French €€€

Nessia Restaurant

A Chef for All Cuisines

Contemporary French €€€

Godaille Restaurant

Almost Wrinkle-Free

Contemporary French €€€

Janine Restaurant

The NYT Effect

Contemporary French €€€

SAaM Restaurant

Asian Flavors Meet Western Favorites

Non-French €€

Chez Casimir Restaurant

Bistro Perfection

Classic French €€€

Café Content

Constant Alumni Serve Contented Customers

Contemporary French €€

Grande Brasserie

Back to the Brasserie

Classic French €€€

HuThoPi Restaurant

Utopian Dining

Contemporary French €€, €€€

Maria Belza Restaurant

Biarritz in Paris

Contemporary French €€€

Korean Barbecue Grill (KBG)

Coulda Been a Contender

Non-French €€€