Food Outlets: International Delicatessens
Japanese supermarket for groceries and produce of Japan. Stock includes sake, Japanese beer, sushi supplies and noodles. Located in the heart of the Japanese area of Paris at 46 rue des Petits Champs (Arr 2). Metro: Opera/Pyramides.
Store with spices and condiments from India, North Africa and the Middle East. Ginger and lemon grass, a variety of peppers and pastes of curry, chutney, scented rice, dry fruits and chocolates. 30 rue Francois Miron (Arr 4) Metro: St. Paul.
Les Delices dItalie
Italian specialists serving homemade dishes. Available to take away. 48 rue Didot (Arr 14) Metro: Plaisance.
Cremerie Caves Miard
Charming 1880 boutique stocked with great French wines that are low in sulphur, and fantastic rare Italian cheeses and charcuterie. All French regions, with an emphasis on Loire and Burgundy. 9 rue des Quatre-Vents (Arr 6) Metro: Odeon.
In the heart of China town Tang Freres is a Chinese supermarket with an extensive selection of fresh and frozen produce from China and the Orient. The store also has cooking utensils and supplies. At 48 avenue dIvry (Arr 13) Metro: Maison Blanche.
Palais des Thes
Varieties of tea from India, Sri Lanka, China, Tibet, Taiwan, Japan, Vietnam, Indonesia and Kenya (among others). Over 300 kinds of tea are available in an elaborate post-colonial decor. 25 rue Raymond Losserand (Arr 14) Metro: Pernety.
Viennese-style tearoom offering German delicacies such as: Apple strudel; Sachertorte; Linzertorte; and Black Forest cake. Opposite is the Delicatessen, with cold meat, bread and beer for sale. 11 rue Poncelet (Arr 17). Metro: Ternes.
An Asian supermarket
China, Thailand, Malaysia, Vietnam or India. Supermarket with fresh products imported from the whole Asian continent. Located in the Paris Chinatown 44 Avenue dIVRY (Arr 13) Metro: Olympiades
La Patisserie Viennoise
Patisserie in the middle of the Latin Quarter specialising in Austrian pastries. At 8 rue de lEcole de Medecine. (Arr 6) Metro: Odeon.
Galleries Lafayettes Gourmet
The gourmet store of Galleries Lafayettes has an extensive selection of food and wine specialties from around the world. At 40 blvd Haussmann (Arr 9) Metro: Chausee dAntin