Le Bordeluche Restaurant

You Can Please Some of the People ...

17th arrondissement Bistro€€, €€€

When it comes to restaurants, diners are spoiled for choice in the Batignolles area of Paris. Le Bordeluche is one of the ones that stands out with its fresh market cuisine. The two friends I went there with found the atmosphere, decor … Read More

Mumi Restaurant

The Art of Cooking

1st arrondissement Bistro€€€Paris Update Favorite

Mumi is a strange name for a Paris restaurant, especially when you learn that it stands for “Museum Mile,” as in New York City’s string of neighboring art institutions. What’s that got to do with a restaurant in Paris’s first arrondissement, … Read More

Pirouette Restaurant

The Terrace Advantage

1st arrondissement Bistro€€, €€€

I’ve been wanting to get back to Pirouette for a while now since I am a fan of its sister restaurant Zébulon and hadn’t yet tried out its latest chef, François-Xavier Ferrol. I was also scouting for restaurants with good terraces for … Read More

Bar à Iode

Big Fish, Little Fish

5th arrondissement Seafood€€Paris Update Favorite

If you’re fishing for a seafood restaurant that won’t leave you high and dry with an empty wallet, the Bar à Iode in Paris’s fifth arrondissement is the place to go. Not only does this restaurant on the Boulevard Saint Germain make … Read More

Brutus Creperie

Apart from the Crepe Crowd

17th arrondissement Bistro€€Paris Update Favorite

Most crepe restaurants seem more or less the same to me, even those known for using top-quality ingredients, like Breizh Café. My friend Terry recently introduced me to a creperie with a difference, however: Brutus on Rue des Dames in the 17th arrondissement. Brutus distinguishes itself … Read More