Restaurants reviews

Restaurants reviews

A bottle of wine contains more philosophy than all the books in the world. --Louis Pasteur Spoon 2 Alain Ducasse’s 120 seat Spoon 2 – with stunning decor by Jean Michel Wilmotte - is now...

Corey Frye, also known as "A French Frye in Paris," spends much of his days pounding the cobblestones in Paris as he leads tours around the city. Along the way, he spots wonderful details,...

Just 30 minutes from Paris, the Château d'Auvers-sur-Oise, in its 5-hectare park setting, was constructed by a rich Italian financier at the court of Catherine de Medici around 1635. The village of Auvers-sur-Oise is...

For the finest Japanese cuisine in Paris, run, don’t walk, to Komatsubaki. You’ll be instantly transported to Kyoto, though you’re just a few steps from the Champs-Elysées. We recently had the pleasure of dining...

BP take: When it comes to food in Paris, we’re spoiled for choice. Whether you’re looking for hearty bistro fare or haute cuisine, the City of Light has it all. And we’re not just...

Every day in Paris can be a culinary adventure—even after living and working in this city for 18 years, I find new experiences around every corner. I recently celebrated my 63rd birthday here in...

“April in Paris, chestnuts in blossom, holiday tables under the trees.” E.Y.HARBURG Four Seasons George V - Cour Aux Etoiles For the first time, the hotel's magnificent marble courtyard -- punctuated with floral creations by George V’s...

The Michelin Bib Gourmand salutes French gastronomy at affordable prices The powers that be at Bibendum serve up an amuse-bouche before February 9th and publication of the highly anticipated (or not) official guide 2017. Since...

Urfa Durum Halfway down the hip Rue de Faubourg Saint-Denis, crammed between a wine merchant and a boulangerie in an arm-span gap is Urfa Durum, a Kurdish restaurant that has only two options on its...
Chez La Vieille

The latest food buzz in Paris is the reopening of an iconic city-center bistro under the auspices of American chef Daniel Rose. Situated in the Les Halles quarter in central Paris, Chez La Vielle is across...

BP take: This bistrot was a lovely recent discovery, when meeting an old childhood friend who now works near Le Bon Marché. Anicia is located less than a 10-minute walk from the Sèvres-Babylone metro...

BP take: The rue Daguerre in the 14th arrondissement has always been known as a market street, brimming with neighborhood cafés and food shops on a semi-pedestrianized thoroughfare. In the last year or so, it’s also...