Christian and Catherine Constant run a tight ship. They certainly know how—they met on the QE2 and have been together ever since. Catherine runs the front-of-house (aided by the delightful Christine). Christian is where he loves to be, in his kitchen. There’s a superb chemistry, a true pro feeling to this Violon d’Ingres.
(Métro: Ecole Militaire)
T: 01 45 55 15 05
www.leviolondingres.com/ (from end of January new all singing/dancing version)
133 rue Saint-Dominique,
T: 01 45 55 64 67
62 rue de Sevres (7th)
T: 01 47 34 33 45
Rumours that Derek Brown, the terribly British head honcho of Michelin France, was throwing in the t-towel were firmly denied at Fortress Michelin on avenue Breteuil. “Not only is Monsieur Brown “fidèle a son poste” he is launching several new projects”, confirmed spokesperson, Marie Martine Bellanger.