Surprise Du Chef in a Paris Lebanese Restaurant 1

Surprise Du Chef in a Paris Lebanese Restaurant
by Michael Eating out in Paris? Why not try a Lebanese restaurant. It does offer something different. Right after the taboulés had been served, we were waiting for a couple of colourfully dressed, giggly young men in tight trousers coming to our table. Well, hey, that’s what the menu offered! Visiting Paris soon? Be your own ...

Fine Dining In Montmartre 4

Fine Dining In Montmartre
There aren’t many fine dining establishments in the 18th arrondissement for that special occasion. But they’re there and Kim,  a Montmartroise for the last 7 years, shares her favourite places. A guest post by Kim Laidlaw-Adrey The 18th arrondissement in Paris is a vast and varied neighbourhood, and its diverse range of restaurants reflects its ...

Not French Cuisine In Paris 2

Not French Cuisine In Paris
Very recently, somebody asked for more recommendations for budget restaurants in Paris. “Please, not  French cuisine!” was the important condition. As I am also always on the look-out for exotic adventures when it comes to eating out in Paris, I asked Monique and Tom of Discover Paris if they could recommend some, if possible, in ...

French Cuisine As UNESCO Cultural Heritage 4

French Cuisine As UNESCO Cultural Heritage
by Michael Schuermann So, it’s official. French Cuisine is now a part of the world’s “cultural heritage”. Hurrah and congratulations to French Cuisine for joining the illustrious ranks of the art of Croatian throat-warbling and the Peruvian scissor dance. I have only one problem with that: unlike a singing technique and a dance, not to ...