Alain Milliat – Paris, FRANCE – Almost the perfect brunch

Finding a great Sunday brunch can be a hard game in Paris, this place has a great and fine option but also some annoying drawbacks. Alain Milliat is famous the fine juices and jam he produce.

Storefront - Alain Milliat

Storefront – Alain Milliat – Paris, FRANCE

I consider that Alain Milliat offer a true brunch. So far, I didn’t find a great place which satisfy me entirely, except Proibido (located north of Paris).

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Taste – Where to find great chocolate in Paris ?

When you start to look for the place to get the best chocolate, it a mission… I guess you first go to the supermarket and go to compare the different brands and range of products. I focus on real chocolate, made with an average of 65% of cocoa. Sometimes 60, sometimes 70% depending on how strong and sweet the chocolate is.

Below a selection of products I love to eat.

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13- a baker’s dozen – Paris, FRANCE – A true gem, secret and healthy

This hidden address is a true gem in Paris and is surely unique. They offer you in a cozy atmosphere and personal welcoming, to come for the breakfast, lunch, brunch a just a coffee or tea break.

Courtyard - Treize

Courtyard – Treize – Paris, FRANCE

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Telescope – Paris, FRANCE – The quiet and cute coffee place

The vibe here is different than in other few similar places.  You can enjoy a cup of coffee (or tea) just in front the counter. If you are curious, you can go to the basement which offer a unique old cave style room, but it not seems to be in use actually..

Storefront - Telescope

Storefront – Telescope – Paris, FRANCE

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Le Temps Des Olivades – Paris, FRANCE – A smell of south

If like me you are a fan olive oil when cooking or just to eat olives, for sure you will appreciate dining here. This place smells like you are directly buried into south of Europe.

From the street - Le temps des Olivades

From the street – Le temps des Olivades – Paris, FRANCE

The dining room design is original, it consists into four huge wooden tables at each side of the restaurant. A perfect space for meeting friends. Continue reading

[NOW CLOSED] Rino – Paris, FRANCE – One month to go

Great experience at Rino, this modern restaurant which is highly recommended by the epicurean bloggers from more than two years now. Even they announced recently that their restaurant is going to shutdown in one month, it is still quite serious here. (March 22nd is expected to be the last opening day).

Storefront - Rino

Storefront – Rino – Paris, FRANCE

At the time I made my reservation for a Saturday lunch, I immediately felt warmly welcomed, and when I arrived there, the waiters  were really nice. Friendly service. Continue reading

Pario – Paris, FRANCE – Fine French cuisine at a budget

Do we needed a Brazilian chef to come to Paris to show us we can have a traditional cuisine which is affordable ? So affordable that you wouldn’t go to eat at Chipotle anymore!

Storefront - Le Pario

Storefront – Le Pario – Paris, FRANCE

Pario is changing my mind! By the way, the restaurant name is the contraction of Paris and Rio De Janeiro. But the food is purely French. Continue reading