11 articles found

Plaza Athénée: Grand dining, slight doubts Editor’s choice

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When I had lunch with Alain Ducasse in 2010, he had just re-invented his concepts of haute cuisine at the Plaza... 

Address: 25 Avenue Montaigne 75008 Paris

Métro: Alma Marceau  

Hours: Closed until spring 2014

Fees and prices: 5 course menu 380.-

Le Sergent Recruteur: New kid on the block

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You better start learning the name of Antonin Bonnet by heart because you will need it in the future whenever the... 

Address: 41 Rue Saint-Louis en l'Île 75004 Paris

Métro: Pont-Marie

Hours: Open from 12 to 2 pm. 7:30 pm to 10 pm, closed on Sunday and Monday

Fees and prices: Lunch menu 65 or 95 €, dinner 95 or 145 €

L’Abeille: Busy as a bee

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You have to be a high roller and/or crazy to dine at L’Abeille, the restaurant gastronomique of the new Shangri-La... 

Address: 10, avenue d'Iéna 75016 Paris


Jean-Francois Piège: Ascension of a chef

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Not long ago, the greatest lifetime achievement of Jean-Francois Piège was to be the unsung main author of Alain... 

Address: 79 Rue Saint-Dominique 75007 Paris

Métro: La Tour Maubourg 

Hours: Closed on Sundays and Mondays and in August

Fees and prices: 1 ingredient 70€, 90 € for two ingredients, 115€ for 3, 165€ for 3 with wine, lunch menu 85€

Apicius: Location, location, location

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On a hot summer (or nice autumn) night, when you wait for your table at Apicius while sitting al fresco and sipping... 

Address: 20, rue d'Artois 75008 Paris

Métro: Saint Philippe du Roule  

Hours: Open from 12h - 14h and from 20h - 22h Closed on Saturdays and Sundays and during August

Fees and prices: Allow about 135€ for three courses, 155€ with cheese

Passage 53: Bites in white satin Editor’s choice

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Paris is, of course, full of surprises and amongst them the famous passages, the covered alleyways cutting through... 

Address: 53, passage des Panoramas, 75002 Paris

Grands Boulevards

Hours: Closed Sunday and Monday

Fees and prices: Menu dégustation 110€, at lunch menus start at 60€, except on Saturdays

Ambroisie: A dish is a dish is a dish

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Adam Goldberg, the trusted source behind the blog “A Life Worth Eating”, claims to have dined twenty... 

Address: 9, Place des Vosges 75004 Paris

Métro: Saint-Paul  

Hours: Closed on Sundays and Mondays and in August

Fees and prices: Menu about 300 €

“Le Cinq”: the art of Eric Briffard Editor’s choice

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I will never forget a long discussion I once had with two artists from New York, a lot of wine involved, at my... 

Address: 31, Avenue Georges V 75008 Paris

Georges V Alma Marceau  

Hours: Open every day

Fees and prices: Lunch menu 78 €, 170/230 €, à la carte 200/350 €