Le Pantruche

The new Le Pantruche is a perfect specimen of a relaxed and friendly, good-value modern bistrot.
Yoann Dinh and Alexandre Furtado

Paris Restaurants: Franco-Brazilian Cuisine at Bistro Paradis

If Paris has not yet become as cosmopolitan at the table as New York or London, the city has become vastly more international during the last ten years or so. Unlike the two English-speaking cities, the reason...

A History of the Auberge du Père Bise: Featuring an In-House Recipe

In the village of Talloires, along Lake Annecy, sits a rustic-looking inn. Originally a simple guinguette, or tavern, the Auberge du Père Bise is a prestigious hotel and restaurant. Run by the same family...

Callas: Les Gorges de Pennafort

The change in the landscape is dramatic. The country road, surrounded by lush vineyards, enters a forest of green oaks, where the air is deliciously cool, and suddenly emerges into a spectacular gorge of...

Two New Bistrots

Two new favorites in neighborhoods that are breeding grounds for newly launched bistrots with talented chefs

Newly Minted: A New Life for La Monnaie de Paris

After a six-year makeover, the Monnaie de Paris has reopened its doors as a culture hub complete with its own Michelin-starred restaurant courtesy of Guy Savoy, and cutting-edge art space. Founded in 864, La...

Where to Stay and Eat in Auvergne

The best restaurants and hotels in the region, plus quirky accommodation to write home about Related articles: Travel Destinations: Auvergne, France’s Wild Child Great Outdoor Activities in Auvergne TOP HOTELS Hôtel Le Bailliage If you’re going to stay...

Les Climats in Paris

Excellent cuisine paired with Burgundy wines on the Left Bank.

Restaurant Reviews: Kitchen Ter(re) in Paris

Ever since a food-loving counter clerk in my local post office first tipped me off to chef William Ledeuil’s cooking, just after the Left Bank restaurant Les Bouquinistes had opened some twenty years ago,...

La Condesa Restaurant in Paris: An Invitation to Travel

Recently awarded a Michelin star, La Condesa, an intimate restaurant in Paris’s 9th arrondissement, is a true gem. Opened two years ago, La Condesa is named after the neighbourhood in Mexico City where Chef/Owner...