Where to Stay and Eat in Île-de-France

The best restaurants and hotels in the region, plus some places off the beaten track only the locals know about Related articles: Great Destinations: Île-de-France, Haunt of Kings and Artists 12 Most Iconic Châteaux of...

Reims: Les Crayères

There's an excellent new reason to pop the cork on a bottle of Champagne in Reims—the legendary hotel Les Crayères, with its restaurant Le Parc and brasserie Le Jardin, has a terrific new chef....

Agua: Top Tables in Nice

Some of the best seafood you'll find on the French Riviera, from a chef who's worked with Alain Ducasse.

Plomodiern: L’Auberge des Glazicks

The Auberge draws gourmets from all over Brittany and beyond with chef Bellin's brilliant terre et mer dishes.

Le Mini Palais

A restaurant behind the majestic colonnade on the eastern flank of the Grand Palais


A showcase for health-conscious, ecologically correct cooking, proving that environmental responsibility and gastronomy aren't mutually exclusive.

Restaurant Buzz: The Majestic in Cannes Opens Paradiso Nicole et Pierre

Earlier this month, Hôtel Barrière Le Majestic launched “Paradiso Nicole et Pierre” across from the beach and the fabled Palais des Festivals in Cannes. The restaurant by Nicole Rubi and Pierre Gagnaire reflects the...

Paris Restaurants: Bistrot Benoit Au Louvre

The newest branch of Benoit – the venerable 1912 bistro on the rue Saint-Martin on the eastern edge of the Marais that was once one of my favourite restaurants – is good news in...

Where to Stay and Eat in Limousin

The best dining and sleeping options in Limoges, Brive-la-Gaillarde and beyond Related articles: Great Destinations: Limousin, Land of Fire and Stone 12 of Limousin’s Most Iconic Sites What to See and Do in Limousin HOTELS The comfortable Hôtel Campanile...

A Poetic World in Gascony: Chef and Culinary Innovator Michel Guérard

The modern trend for a healthier cuisine can, in great part, be attributed to one man. Guy Hibbert travelled to Gascony to meet chef and culinary innovator Michel Guérard One of the foremost figures of...