Paris Dining

Le Coupe-Chou

9 & 11 Rue de Lanneau. Tél : 01 46 33 68 69

M° Maubert-Mutualite (ligne 10)

Traditional French cuisine. Closed for lunch on Sunday


17, rue Laplace. Tel : 01 46 33 18 59

Delicious south-central Auvergne cuisine is the highlight of this friendly, good-value restaurant. Closed for lunch on Saturday and all day Sunday

La Truffière
4 rue Blainville. Tel : 01 46 33 29 82
M°  Place Monge (ligne 7), Cardinal Lemoine (ligne 10)

Closed Sunday and Monday

Le Pré Verre

8 rue Thénard. Tel : 01 43 54 59 47

M°  Maubert-Mutualite

International Cuisine

 Le Petit Prince de Paris

12, rue de Lanneau (close to Pantheon in the 5th Arrondissement)

Tel.: 01 43 54 77 26

Open every evening from 7:30 p.m. to midnight (12:30 a.m. Fri and Sat).

A notably Parisian restaurant experience, but with friendly and warm service. Traditional French food (try the duck!) and deliciously complicated sauces. Relaxed and uncrowded, but book ahead for a weekend night.

Le Grenier de Notre Dame

18 rue de la Bûcherie, M°  St. Michel

Tel : 01 43 29 98 29.

A vegetarian restaurant with a great selection including a number of vegetarian items. The Grenier is, as the name suggests, just around the corner from the cathedral.

Jardin des Pâtes

4 rue Lacépède. M°  Monge. Tel : 01 43 31 50 71.

 Open every day from noon to 2:30 p.m. and 7 :00 p.m. to 11 :00 p.m.

The range of pasta dishes is just fantastic at this cute little restaurant tucked away near the Jardin des Plantes. Although some meat dishes are served, there is a huge range of choice for vegetarians as well.

The Procope

Is the oldest restaurant in Paris and the first café, opened in 1686

13 rue de l'Ancienne Comédie. M°  Odeon. Tel.: 01 40 46 79 00

Restaurant Vagenende

142 bd St-Germain. M° Odéon. Open daily. Tel: 01 43 26 68 18

The Vagenende serves traditional French cuisine as well as oysters and a wide variety of wonderful, fresh seafood (according to season).

We have listed below additional Web sites which can help you find your favorite restaurant:

Patricia Wells Paris Restaurant Recommendations

Reserve the Best

Paris Restaurants

La Fourchette a guide for restaurants that is very popular in France