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Restaurants in Paris

Whether it’s a classic culinary temple or a local haunt, these Paris restaurants are destinations in and of themselves. Read on to discover Travel + Leisure’s picks for the best Paris restaurants and dining experiences. Browse our travel guides for insider information on food trucks, bakeries, cafés, coffeehouses, farm-to-table restaurants, diners, trattorias, bistros, pizzerias, ice cream parlors, tapas bars, noodle houses, sushi counters, fine dining establishments, and more.

Our global network of editors and writers selects the best restaurants in Paris to help travelers soak up the local scene and find authentic dishes. Whether highlighting an insider hot spot, a celebrity chef’s newest restaurant, a hip coffeehouse, or the best place for cheap eats, Travel + Leisure takes you there, serving up the best Paris restaurant listings. Below find T+L’s top picks for where to eat in Paris.

  • 142 Crêperie Contemporaine

    PRICE RANGE: Dollar Dollar
    A favorite of President Nicolas Sarkozy, this small crêperie is situated on a quiet square in the 15th Arrondissement. The interior has plush brown... More
  • 21, Paris

    PRICE RANGE: Dollar Dollar Dollar
    21 is one of those under-the-radar Paris restaurants where true gourmands love to dine, regardless of the steep prices. Located on St.-Germain-des-... More
  • 5è Cru

    PRICE RANGE: Dollar Dollar
    Located in the fifth arrondissement not far from Pierre and Marie Curie University, this small wine bar has only three pine tables and several wine... More
  • Afaria

    PRICE RANGE: Dollar Dollar Dollar
    Here, striped Basque runners on tables and a wine list scrawled on distressed mirrors set the mood for chef Julien Duboué’s playful exuberance: a c... More
  • Alain Ducasse au Plaza Athénée

    PRICE RANGE: Dollar Dollar Dollar Dollar
    Pricy even by Paris standards, Alain Ducasse's flagship restaurant at the ritzy Hotel Plaza Athenee marries haute cuisine with designer decor. Pier... More
  • Alfred

    PRICE RANGE: Dollar Dollar Dollar Dollar
    Facing the 17th-century Théâtre du Palais Royal, this 30-seat bistro is just a short walk from the Eiffel Tower. Beveled mirrors, faux leather banq... More
  • Angelina

    PRICE RANGE: Dollar Dollar
    At the original Angelina location near the Louvre, patrons sit elbow-to-elbow in the Belle Époque dining room, with its sweeping archways, chandeli... More
  • Angl'Opéra

  • Astrance

    PRICE RANGE: Dollar Dollar Dollar Dollar
  • Atelier Maître Albert

    PRICE RANGE: Dollar Dollar Dollar
    Across from Norte Dame on the Left Bank, this bistro serves a combination of classic and modern French cuisine imagined by world-renowned chef Guy ... More
  • Athiri

    PRICE RANGE: Dollar Dollar
    This restaurant, located about three blocks north of Kerameikou Park, is known for its fresh Greek and Mediterranean cuisine prepared using local a... More
  • Au Bascou

    PRICE RANGE: Dollar Dollar Dollar
    Hanging bunches of pimentos add a spicy aroma to this small Basque restaurant in the Third Arrondissement. In contrast with its unassuming exterior... More
  • Au Clair de Lune

    Located in a less-traveled section of Montmarte, this tiny café and bar caters to an almost exclusively local clientele. Outside, a pair of sidewal... More
  • Au Petit fer à Cheval

    PRICE RANGE: Dollar Dollar
    Surrounded by the fashionable boutiques of Le Marais and situated on the winding rue Vieille du Temple, Au Petit fer à Cheval is the place to go to... More
  • Au Pied de Cochon, Paris

    PRICE RANGE: Dollar Dollar Dollar
    Since 1946, Au Pied de Cochon has been treating guests to thoughtful French cuisine with a focus on the almighty pig. Decorated in Art Nouveau styl... More

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