Pavyllon, Paris sushi restuarant

Restaurant Reviews: Pavyllon in Paris

Musing on the future of French haute cuisine, Michelin three-star chef Yannick Alléno decided he wanted to make his cooking accessible to a broader audience. “I wanted to create a restaurant that was convivial...
Le Bristol Paris

Full of Cocoa Beans: Le Bristol Paris

Le Bristol Paris will reopen on September 1 with a new garden and new suites. In the meantime, Nicola Leigh Stewart is dreaming of the artisanal chocolate factory... An Artisan at Heart After unveiling Éric Fréchon’s...
La Musardière

Restaurants: La Musardière in Giverny

Just steps from Monet’s house and gardens in the heart of picturesque Giverny, this hotel-restaurant is ideal for a meal before or after a visit. Chef Benjamin Revel cooks a menu signed by Michelin...
PARIS, FRANCE, on October 30, 2017. The small traditional cafe on Momartr expects visitors.

Covid Restrictions for Restaurants in France

Restaurants in France are now open for business, subject to certain Covid-19 restrictions. A mask is required when you walk into the restaurant or at any time when you need to leave your table. Tables...
Racine Facebook

Restaurant Reviews: Racine in Reims

Japanese-born Kazuyuki Tanaka’s serene Zen dining room near the cathedral in the heart of the city is the table not to miss during a visit to Reims and the surrounding Champagne country. With suave...
Cheese, French picnic

How to Picnic French-Style

The sun is shining, the weather is warm—let’s go on a picnic! We may not be able to travel to France this year, but we can still add some French style to our pique-nique....
Homer, Paris

Restaurant Reviews: Homer in Paris

On a rainy Saturday in Saint-Germain-des-Prés, I ducked into restaurateur Moïse Sfez’s newly opened eatery just a few steps from the Odeon as much to dry off as to have lunch. Then I read the...

Bringing France Home with Easy French Recipes

“This is my invariable advice to people: learn how to cook- try new recipes, learn from your mistakes, be fearless, and above all have fun!”  Thus said Julia Child, one of the most iconic American...
Le Royalty, Biarritz.

Where to Stay and Eat in the Pays Basque 2020

Our choice of the best hotels, guesthouses and restaurants in the French Basque Country Related articles: Great Destinations: Basque in Glory Top 12 Cultural Attractions in the Pays Basque Resort Hotels Hôtel Les Goelands This three-star eco-friendly hotel near...

Five Easy French Recipes to Make at Home

Last month I had to cancel my annual spring trip to France and England, and at this point chances are looking slim that I'll get to reschedule any time soon. Like many others in...