French Cuisine

Au Vieux Comptoir
Lively restaurant offering a range of French dishes. Open Tuesday to Saturday 10:00-24:00. 17 rue des Lavandieres Sainte Opportune (Arr 1). Metro: Chatelet.
The Taillevent Restaurant
This restaurant opened in 1946, and maintains a long tradition of fine cuisine in a sophisticated setting. Richard Nixon, Maria Callas and Salvador Dali have all dined here. 15 rue Lamennais (Arr: 8) Metro: Charles de Gaulle-Etoile.
Dame Jeanne
Family restaurant serving traditional French cuisine. In the Bastille area at 5 passage Charles Dallery (Arr 11). Metro: Voltaire.
Cafe Germain
Trendy French restaurant located close to the river. 25-27 rue de Buci (Arr 6). Metro: Mabillon
Rutabaga is a French fast food concept, where you can eat a fast, modern cuisine inspired by the French regions. The atmosphere links tradition and modernity. At 16 rue des petits Champs (Arr 2) Metro: Pyramides
Le Relais Du Massif Central
Small restaurant behind the Place de Bastille. Vegetarian and meat dishes. Closed Sunday. 16 rue Daval (Arr 11) Metro: Bastille.
Restaurant serving traditional French cuisine with set menus for lunch and dinner. Open Sundays. 28 rue du Mont-Thabor (Arr 1). Metro: Tuileries.
La Brasserie du Theatre
Brasserie with 1930s decor serving traditional cuisine. Reservations advisable.15 rue de Reservoirs, Versailles (78).
Chez Jean
Chez Jean is a French food restaurant and brasserie at 8 rue St-Lazare (Arr 9). Metro St Lazare.
Les Frangines
Restaurant and wine bar closed on Sunday and Monday. Traditional cuisine. Open all day. Brunch from noon to 16:00 on Saturday. 14 rue Raymond Losserand (Arr: 14) Metro: Pernety
La Belle Epoque
Traditional French cuisine in an 18th century setting. Parking available. At 14 Grande Rue (91) Juvisy sur Orge.
Restaurant serving traditional French cuisine between Nation and Bastille at 45 rue de Citeaux (Arr 12) Metro: Faidherbe-Chaligny.
La Cave Gourmande
A taste of South-West France in a warm atmosphere and popular with the local Suresnes population. At 20 rue des Bourets, Suresnes (92).
Au Chapeau Gris
One of the oldest restaurants in Versailles serving reliable traditonal French food. Reservations advisable. 7 rue Hoche, Versailles (78).
Charlot Roi des Coquillages
Restaurant recognised for its fish dishes, not far from the Moulin Rouge at 81 bd de Clichy (Arr 9). Metro: Pigalle/Pl de Clichy.
Le Galion
A XVth century boat located on the Seine. The establishment is divided into: Le Petit Bedon sur Seine, a gastronomic restaurant; Le Bistrot du Galion for French cuisine; La Cale du Galion, a cabaret venue. 10 Allee du Bord de lEau (Arr 16)
La Table des Marechaux
Traditional and refined cuisine, using the freshest seasonal products. Terrace in the summer. At 9 Rue Grande, Fontainebleau (77).
Clos des Gourmets
Family-run restaurant serving traditional French cuisine. The menu changes slightly every week. At 16 ave Rapp (Arr 7) Pont dAlma.
Les Deux Canards
Traditional cuisine across from Rex public parking. At 8 rue du Faubourg Poissoniere (Arr 10) Metro: Bonne Nouvelle.
Located in the citys oldest covered arcade, youll find Pierre Jancous restaurant serving classic French dishes and fine Italian charcuterie. Open: Monday to Friday. 8 Passage des Panoramas (Arr 2) Metro: Grands Boulevard
LAvant Gout
Tucked in behind Place dItalie this local spot offers a twist on modern French cooking. At 26 rue Bobillot (Arr 13). Metro: Tolbiac/Place dItalie.
Le Relais de la Butte
French restaurant located in the Montmartre area. 12 rue Ravignan (Arr 18). Metro: Abbesses
Aux Charpentiers
A classic Parisian brasserie in the Latin Quarter famous for its Cote de bouf. At 10 rue Mabillon (Arr 6). Metro: Mabillon.
Le Bamboche
Located near the Bon Marche this restaurant serves gourmet French food. Different set and tasting menus available. 15 rue de Babylone (Arr 7). Metro: Sevres - Babylone
Traditional French cuisine in a relaxed atmosphere, popular with local clientel. Service until 23h30. Closed Sundays. 21 rue Bayard (Arr 8) Metro: Franklin D Roosevelt.
Le Baudelaire
Bar and restaurant serving French cuisine located in the 5 star luxury hotel Le Burgundy. Closed on Sundays. 6/8 rue Duphot (Arr 1). Metro: Madeleine.
Traditional Paris restaurant near the Pantheon. Open every evening. 58 rue de la Montagne Sainte Genevieve. (Arr 5) Metro: Cardinal Lemoine
Seafood restaurant not far from the Champs-Elysees. Closed on Mondays.16 rue Saussier Leroy (Arr 17). Metro: Ternes
Modern cozy restaurant serving French food. Part of the Jean Georges group. 15 ave Matignon (Arr 8). Metro: Franklin D. Roosevelt
Founded in 1845, host to Verlaine, Hemingway and Gide in the past. Authentic everyday French cooking. Open every day for lunch and supper. 41 rue Monsieur Le Prince (Arr 6) Metro : Odeon.
Au Metro
Bisto with regional french products dominating the menu.Terrace. Sports shown on large screens. 66, rue Raymond-Losserand (Arr 14) Open Daily.
Fontaine Gourmande
Traditional French food at this restaurant in the Marais at 11 rue Charlot (Arr 3). Metro: Filles de Calvaire
Bistrot Lardoise
Bistro with 1930s decor. Family recipes presented on slate menu. 8bis avenue Carnot, St Germain-en-Laye (78)
Fish La Boissonnerie
Restaurant specialising in seafood dishes. Located just off the rue de Buci with a wide selection of dishes. At 69 rue de Seine (Arr 6) Metro: Mabillon.
Auberge les Coteaux
Traditional restaurant surrounded by the Hautil forest. At 46-48 Avenue du Marechal Leclerc in (95) Boisemont.
French / Asian restaurant located above the Kenzo shop. 1 rue du Pont-Neuf (Arr 1). Metro: Pont-Neuf
Le Rive Gauche
Traditional French dishes. Menu depends on market produce. At 2 Route Verneuil, Triel sur Seine (78)
Chez Flottes
This popular brasserie, specialises in dishes from the Aveyron region. Open daily for lunch and dinner, reservation recommended. Late dining available. 2 rue Cambon (Arr 1) Metro: Concorde.
Bouledogue Bistrot
Traditional French food next to La Republique at 56 rue de Lancry (Arr 10). Metro: Jacques-Bonsergent.
Le Capucin Gourmand
Restaurant serving traditional French cuisine. 170 Route Nationale 10, Coignieres (78).
Il Giardinetto
Restaurant serving traditional French cuisine. At 14 Avenue Jean Jaures (91) Draveil.
Grande Bateliere
French traditional restaurant near Opera at 16 rue de la Grande Bateliere (Arr 9). Metro: Richelieu-Drouot. Paris 75009
Rosa Bonheur
Bar / informal restaurant serving tapas style dishes. 2 allee de la Cascade, Parc de Buttes Chaumont Metro: Bozartis
Au Palmier de Lorette
Brasserie serving French cuisine. Free wifi available. 19 rue Chateaudun (Arr 9) Metro: Notre-Dame-de-Lorette.
Taverne de Maitre Kanter
A restaurant offering authentic Alsacian dishes, as well as sea food and more traditional cuisine. At 1 Place General de Gaulle, Pontoise (95).
Le Coude Fou
Small restaurant serving traditional French food. 12 rue du Bourg-Tibourg (Arr 4). Metro: Hotel de Ville.
LHotel du Nord
This hotel, now a restaurant, starred in the 1930s movie by Marcel Carne. Today it boasts wifi connectivity, a warm ambience and market-fresh meals. Traditional French cooking. Canal St Martin, 102 quai de Jemmapes (Arr 10) Metro: Republique.
Le Chateaubriand
Critically acclaimed neo-bistro located near Metro Parmentier on Pariss east side at 129 ave Parmentier (Arr 11). Metro:Voltaire/Parmentier.
Au Pied du Cochon
Well established late night restaurant / bar in the centre of Paris. Open all day every day. 6 rue Coquilliere (Arr 1). Metro: Chatelet.
58 Tour Eiffel
Traditional French cuisine. Modern interior to compliment the structure of the Eiffel Tower. Views of Trocadero, Ecole Militaire, and Paris. Tour Eiffel - 1st stage. Champ de Mars. (Arr 7) Metro:Bir Hakeim.
Boeuf sur le Toit
Traditional French cuisine in an orginal art deco setting. Open every day from 12:00-15:00 and 19:00-01:00. 34 rue du Colisee (Arr 8) Metro: FD Roosevelt
Coup de Coeur
French cuisine in the heart of Montmartre at 13 rue des Cloys (Arr 18) Metro: Jules-Joffrin
Le grand B.
Carvery style restaurant with an open kitchen. Kebab and plancha specialities, emphasis on traditional cooking and fresh ingredients. 24 Boulevards des Italiens (Arr 9)
La Fontaine Gourmande
Traditional French fare, beautiful presentation and large portions. Closed Saturday Lunch, Sunday, Monday Evening and August. 11 rue Charlot (Arr 3) Metro: Filles du Calvaire.
Bouillon Racine
Historic and beautiful restaurant open since 1906. Cuisine colourful and original. Reservations recommended. Valet parking in the evenings. 3 rue Racine. (Arr 6) Metro: Cluny-La Sorbonne.
Les Noces de Jeannette
French restaurant serving lunch and dinner every day. Private rooms available to hire for business or private events. Angle 14 rue Favart et 9 rue dAmboise (Arr 2). Metro: Richelieu - Drouot.
Coffee Link
Restaurant, bar and coffee shop open for breakfast, lunch and dinner (08:00-02:00). 66 rue Pierre Charron (Arr 8) Metro: Franklin D Roosevelt
Le Stade
Restaurant run by two former French squad props close to Parc des Princes stadium. 2, rue du Commandant-Guilbaud (Arr 16) Metro: Porte de Saint-Cloud. Open noon and evening every day except Sunday, Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday evenings.
Les Maison des Arts et Metiers
Traditional French restaurant. Available for private hire. Closed Saturdays and Sundays. 9 bis avenue dIena (Arr 16) Metro: Iena.
Domaine de Lintillac
Friendly bistrot, French cuisine from the South West. Magret de canard, cassoulet, foie gras, all the duck specialities from the region. Open all week for lunch and dinner. 20 rue Rousselet (Arr 7) Metro Duroc
Pub Macadam
Restaurant/bar serving traditional French dishes. Regular concerts. Open Monday to Thursday 10:00-02:00 and Friday and Saturday till 04:00. At 1 Place Marcel Carne (91) Saint Michel sur Orge.
Bouillon Chartier
On the Grands Boulevards not far from Opera, Chartier is a typical French bistro in a listed monument site and serves traditional French food. At 7 rue du Faubourg Montmatre (Arr 9) Metro: Rue-Montmatre.
Ambassade DAuvergne
Specialities: Traditional French with a rustic and exotic setting. 22 rue du Grenier Saint Lazare (Arr 3) Metro: Rambuteau
Cave Gourmande
A popular spot near Buttes Chaumont. Modern French food by a chef who trained with Joel Robuchon. At 10 rue du General Brunet (Arr 19) Metro: Danube
Le Beguin
Restaurant / bar serving a range of French dishes and lighter bites such as charcuterie and cheese plates. Open Monday to Friday 9:30-02:00 / Saturday 10:00-02:00. 2 Rue du Cardinal Mercier (Arr 9). Metro: Liege
Cafe Peres et Filles
This restaurant serves traditional French cuisine and has a large outdoor terrace. 8 rue de Seine (Arr 6). Metro: Mabillon
Restaurant l’Ile
Restaurant located in the Parc Ile St. Germain with large covered and outdoor terraces. 170 Quai de Stalingrad, Issy Les Moulineaux (92). T2: Jacques-Henri Lartigue.
Paris Orleans
Traditional French cafe / brasserie open Monday to Sunday for breakfast, lunch and dinner. 129 Avenue du General Leclerc (Arr 14). Metro: Porte dOrleans.
Restaurant Thoumieux
French cuisine. 79 rue St-Dominique (Arr 7) Metro: La Tour Maubourg - Invalides.
Le Troquet
Vintage 1920s bistro. Open for lunch and dinner, Tue-Sat. 21 rue Francois Bonvin, (Arr 15) Metro: Sevres - Lecourbe.
Le Chalet dEtiolles
Traditional French dishes served in this restaurant that also offers a buffet. Range of cocktails available. At 1 Ave Fontaine au Soulier (91) Etiolles.
Le Coupe-Chou
French restaurant located in a 13th century building. Open every day for lunch and dinner. 9-11 rue de Lanneau (Arr 5). Metro: Maubert - Mutualite
Aux Crus de Bourgogne
Typical French food served at the Aux Crus de Bourgogne, just behind St Eustache and the famous rue Montergueil at 3 rue Bachaumont (Arr 2). Metro: Sentier.
LIle aux Truites
Thatched-roof country house on the banks of the Seine. Meals served outdoors in the Summer. Closed Thursday lunch and Wednesdays. Reservations recommended. 6 Chemin de la Basse-Varenne, Vulaines-sur-Seine (77).
Classic French decor and traditional French food in this restaurant between Bastille and Nation at 1 rue Jules Valles (Arr 11). Metro: Charonne.
Le Grand Colbert
Traditional brasserie located in a listed historic building. Open from 12:00 to 24:00 every day. 2 rue Vivienne (Arr 2). Metro: Bourse.
Delit dInities
Mixes traditional French cuisine with the chefs modern ideas. New dishes introduced regularly. Open Tuesday to Saturday 12:00-14:30 and 20:00-22:30. At 4 Imp des Carrieres (Arr 16).
Traditional food and wine restaurant at 7 rue de Capri (Arr 12) Metro: Michel-Bizot.
Chez Michel
Traditional French cuisine from Brittany provided by Thierry Breton in this chic bistrot. 10 rue de Belzunce (Arr 10) Metro: Poissoniere/Gare du Nord.
Les Pleiades
Restaurant serving inventive cuisine in an elegant dining room. 21 Grande-Rue, Barbizon (77).
Moulin de La Galette
Restaurant that has been open since the late 17th Century and offers a selection of traditional French dishes. Terrace with a panoramic view over Paris. At 16 Rue Moulins, Sannois (95).
La Do Re
Traditional French dishes served in a lounge decor. Regular musical evenings. Closed Sunday and Monday. At 11 Rue Thermes, Enghien les Bains (95).
Hostellerie Aux Vieux Remparts
Hotel restaurant serving traditional French cuisine Terraces and reception rooms available. At 3 Rue Couverte, Provins (77).
Le Pub St. Germain
Late night restaurant / bar serving a wide range of food. 17 rue de l’Ancienne Comedie (Arr 6). Metro: Odeon.
Restaurant La Mangeoire
Restaurant/B&B that will hold banquets on request. Traditional French cuisine and gastronomy. At Le Bois Moret (91) Auvers Saint Georges.
La Ripaille
Bistro in an old-fashioned part of the 17th. Menu changes daily. At 68 rue des Dames (Arr 17) Metro: Rome.
Le Christine
Restaurant serving modern French cuisine. Range of set menu options available. 1 rue Christine (Arr 6). Metro: Saint-Michel
Chez Lena et Mimile
Restaurant serving a mix of French, Spanish and Italian cuisine with a large terrace. 32 Rue Tournefort (Arr 5). Metro: Censier - Daubenton.
Bistrot de LOulette
In the Marais near Place des Voges, this restaurant offers a taste of the South-West of France. At 38 rue des Tournelles (Arr 4). Metro: Bastille/Chemin-Vert.
Chez Gladine
Inexpensive restaurant serving up authentic Basque cuisine. Open Monday to Saturday for lunch and dinner. No reservations. 30 Rue des Cinq Diamants (Arr 13). Metro: Corvisart.
Le Petit Baiona
This restaurant/bar specialises in Basque food and drink. Happy Hour every day. 90 Rue de Charonne (Arr 11). Metro: Charonne.
Ma Bourgogne
Well positioned on the Place des Vosges, Ma Bourgogne serves traditional French food. At 19 place des Vosges (Arr 4). Metro: Chemin-Vert.
Restaurant of the Ritz hotel. The menu offers traditional French cuisine. 15, Place Vendome (Arr 1)
Le Groj
Bistro just oustside of St Germaine-en-Laye at 2 rue du Marechal Foch, Fourquex (78).
Hotel restaurant with large conservatory and patio. Open for brunch, lunch and dinner. 8 rue Navarin (Arr 9). Metro: Saint-Georges