Restaurants in France

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A butcher shop and rotisserie serving Angus steaks and tasty spit-roasted free-range chicken. Read More

Thierry Marx helms the kitchen at Château Cordeillan-Bages, a two-starred restaurant in Pauillac owned by Lynch-Bages winery. His reputation as... Read More

Built to withstand wartime assaults, the 13th-century Château de St.-Geniès has thick stone walls and antiques-filled rooms. Read More

Stellar sandwiches made to order to eat in or to take away at this weekday gourmet lunch spot. Fillings like crumbed veal cutlet with gribiche sauce;... Read More

A famously funky, beloved restaurant on the mosquito-infested plains. Vintage photos cover the walls of this former ranch, many featuring the handsome... Read More

Don't be fooled by the understated interior; this culinary institution, run by a Tropezienne family, is prized for its Provençal cuisine, such as... Read More

This little magnet attracts foodies looking for authentic French cuisine, not unlike one of its most famous patrons, Julia Child herself. Dinners begin... Read More

As a type, the wispy Paris student with holes in his soles is alive and hungry, and you will find him here, tucking into mountain-man portions of... Read More

This tiny, traditional, 20-seat bistro-style restaurant in the Sixth Arrondisment, just outside the Hotel les Jardins du Luxembourg, is not just old... Read More

It may not be the most stylish establishment on the Place du Parlement, but Chez Jean gets high marks for its relaxed and friendly service and for its... Read More

The slightly grungy, longstanding locale has kept its original, nicotine-stained décor. The long central counter is the best spot in the café to pull up... Read More

Locals gather here for crusty pizza and bottle of Chateau Plonk. Read More

Situated in the Seventh Arrondissement, this small, lively bistro is often lauded as the best in Paris. Run by celebrated chef Stéphane Jego... Read More

Bouillabaisse is such serious business that waiters display each of its main ingredients to diners before they order. The nautical-themed exterior may... Read More

The food of France’s Breton region shines at Chez Michel. Located steps from Gare du Nord in the 10th arrondisement, Chez Michel is haven for... Read More

Chez Rene, near the Sorbonne, Pont Marie, and Ile St. Louis, is a popular bistro for the rich and powerful; President Mitterand used to frequently dine... Read More

Stop in to this local favorite, a stand in a bustling marketplace known for its socca (chickpea pancakes). Read More

Tables were placed on gravel underneath the shade of the trees at this casual country place. Order beautiful green salads with red currants, a bit of... Read More

This winstub was founded in 1873, but it was Yvonne Haller who, running the place from 1954 to 2001, gave it institution status as “the Lipp of... Read More

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