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The terrace Les Editeurs carrfeour de l'odéon in Paris

Les Éditeurs: the cult literary café at Odéon

The Carrefour de l'Odéon represents an emblematic spot in Paris. A little away from the hubbub, we discover a pretty little square, storefront. This is where one of the neighborhood's most popular addresses proudly sits: Les Éditeurs. Focus on this literary café that multiplies the heart assets. – In the 6th arrondissement, dear to Parisian publishing houses, Les Éditeurs is an unmissable address. On the pretty terrace, a myriad of tables with white tablecloths invite you to a moment of discreet indulgence. But it is once inside that the soul of the Editors reveals itself. A true ode to the district, there are nearly 5000 books, scattered all over the restaurant. The rows line up with dignity and frame the small corners where it is good to settle down. Big club armchairs, soft benches… You are immediately imbued with the warm spirit of the place. On the menu, the classics of French bistronomy rub shoulders. Between well-stocked salads, a club sandwich to die for or very good meats, our heart swings. It is also interesting to…

The most popular restaurants during Fashion Week

This Monday, January 23 marks the start of Haute Couture Fashion Week which attracts fashionistas, socialites and fashion editors from all over the world. Focus on the tables where this pretty fauna meets, before or after the parades of the day… – The new restaurants that are making the buzz – Chez Gala Inaugurated only a few months ago, Chez Gala is already attracting all of Paris. And for good reason, it really is the festive oriental restaurant we were waiting for in Paris! Upon arrival, the tone is set. Its opulent decor in a luxurious palace style reveals feather suspensions, colored stained glass windows, velvety fabrics... A setting that immediately transports us to Marrakech. On the plate, the magic happens thanks to Vladimir Rapoport. Past at Passard and Piège, the super talented chef delivers tasty cuisine that will delight the greatest gourmets. As starters, we recommend the hummus in three colours, the aubergine caviar and the tarama, without forgetting the kefta-style lamb and veal skewers and their stunning mint sauce. Then, if the chicken tagine is to die for, don't miss the shoulder of lamb confit for 12 hours to share, a …

7 good Italian restaurants to try in Paris

Tasty and sunny, Italian cuisine has always been one of the most appreciated by Parisians. So much so that the trattorias never cease to flourish in the capital… To savor a delicious pizza, historic pastas or creamy burratas, Paris Select reveals its 7 favorite addresses. - Tosca The Tosca restaurant is an embassy of Italian gastronomy in Paris, nestled within the Hôtel Splendide Royal in the heart of the very chic 8th arrondissement. The great Italian chef Raffaele de Mase looks to the future without ever forgetting his roots. In its plates, we find the tradition which is opposed harmoniously to the innovation. It demonstrates the subtleties of Italian gastronomy, combining know-how, modernity and contemporary accents of the finest flavors of Italy. His creations always reflect a search for new combinations of flavors with the use of Italian raw materials of great quality and especially seasonal. Pierre, Director and Head Sommelier will surprise you with his subtle wine list that he has selected according to his favorites and the best Italian winegrowers. This lover of gastronomy takes…

3 spots for lunch with your feet in the water

You don't necessarily have to go to the South to enjoy good food with your feet in the water. At the gates of Paris, the Seine reveals all its beauty. Some restaurants have understood this well and have put down their suitcases in these not-so-distant lands to feast on us… Whether you're Parisians or Ile-de-France residents, these addresses are worth a detour and give us a change of scenery in a few metro stations! - The Aqua in Suresnes With its small light garlands and its breathtaking view of the Seine, the Aqua has everything the perfect tavern. People come here to savor a bit of Italian Dolce Vita without taking the plane. Because it is the transalpine cuisine that is in the spotlight. A Sicilian octopus salad, artichoke tortellini or even a Milanese schnitzel… We feast on the dishes on offer, but it's a house novelty that seduced us: the mozzarella bar! In the window, we discover smoked mozzarella, di Buffala, braided or even burratas to die for. The hardest …

10 starred restaurants in Paris to try at least once in your life

Listed for several years as part of the intangible cultural heritage of humanity, French cuisine can be proud of its extraordinary richness, its service and its distinguished traditions of the art of living... A brief overview of the best starred restaurants in the capital, the ones you absolutely must try, at least once in your life! – Pavyllon * The pitch: The latest of chef Yannick Alléno's restaurants, Pavyllon opened its doors at the Pavillon Ledoyen just a year ago, in October 2019. Only a few months later, the gastronomic counter already won its first star at the Michelin Guide ! The menu: Morisseau mussels, langoustines grilled over a wood fire and ginger butter, candied trout, crunchy tuiles with coarse milk and butter mounted with dill... Here we are treated to a cuisine that subtly mixes French influence and other culinary traditions . 8 avenue Dutuit, 75008 Paris. I RESERVE Find out more about Pavyllon, here. – Le Clarence ** The pitch: Enthroned in the heart of the Golden Triangle, Le Clarence is nestled in …

The best vegan restaurants in Paris

Although it was born in the 40s, veganism has only gained momentum in the last decade, inviting itself to our table. Healthy and tasty, vegan cuisine is gaining ground and is attracting more and more Parisians, who are abandoning their love for meat, whether for health reasons or out of philosophical conviction... Because it is far too often ( and unfairly) assimilated to seeds and tofu, we have selected the cream of the capital's vegan restaurants. Addresses that give pride of place to 100% vegetable and equally gourmet cuisine! – La Guinguette d'Angèle The pitch: After studying naturopathy, Angèle Ferreux-Maeght launched her own “detox catering” service called La Guinguette d'Angèle. She offers local, seasonal and gluten-free products. Against all expectations, the craze for her green dishes is such that she sees herself opening a second address, a few years later… The menu: The food priestess brings vegan cuisine up to date, with panache. Juice…

Our favorite restaurants in the 16th arrondissement

Renowned for its calm and peaceful atmosphere, the 16th arrondissement has a good number of high-end restaurants. We reveal the favorites of the editorial staff. – Girafe Among the trendy restaurants, there is Girafe! After Loulou and Monsieur Bleu, the duo Gilles Malafosse and Laurent de Gourcuff continue their successful adventures by inaugurating 'Girafe'. A luxurious marine brasserie, Place du Trocadéro. A combination of marble and velvet, 30s decor by Joseph Dirand and a super-elegant terrace. We come face to face with the Iron Lady! The setting is simply breathtaking and the map is no less so. Here we enjoy swordfish escalope Milanese, pasta with lobster, without forgetting whole grilled fish. This new table is already appearing as the most coveted rooftop of the next fashion week. Girafe, 1 Place du Trocadéro et du 11 Novembre, 75016 Paris, 01 40 62 70 61 – La Place Longchamp La Place Longchamp is the new trendy restaurant offering delicious French bistro cuisine. In an atmosphere…