Truffaut Restaurant

Dining on the Edge (of Paris)

17th arrondissement Contemporary French€€Paris Update Favorite

Old meets new in Paris’s lively Batignolles quarter, where the historic neighborhood stands next to a brand-new eco-district, with the sprawling Martin Luther King Park in its center. The buildings surrounding the park, each with its own quirky contemporary architecture, … Read More

Coda Restaurant

Humble Brilliance

9th arrondissement Contemporary French€€Paris Update Favorite

Coda is a restaurant to fall in love with. It’s very small (seats 18) and has no decor to speak of, aside from a strange lighting fixture on the ceiling made with plumber’s pipes. All the beauty comes out of … Read More

Haikara Restaurant

A Night at the Izakaya

11th arrondissement Non-French€€Paris Update Favorite

Izakayas like Sōma are a welcome new addition to the Paris cuisine scene. The local version of these Japanese tapas bars run the gamut from holes-in-the-wall to rather more posh establishments like Abri Soba. Haikara is such a hole in … Read More