Category Archives: eating out

Alphabet Resto Challenge: E !

Last night we ticked off E as part of our alphabet restaurant challenge by discovering Ethiopian cooking! Big success… Advertisements

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Hipster Hotspots around Faidherbe Chaligny, Paris

I like in a hive of hipsters down the road from Bastille, on the border of Paris’ 11th and 12 arrondissements. Here’s where they go, and where I go sometimes too when I can be dragged out of my pyjamas … Continue reading

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La Recyclerie – cultural space on Paris’ old railway

Not to be confused with last month’s post, La Recyclerie is the current ‘place to be seen’ if you’re in Paris’ trendy crowd, but does the hipster hype make it worth a visit? I dragged two friends along – one willing, one … Continue reading

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L’Epicerie Musicale

Music to your Ears Stomach. Now that the weather is taking a turn for the soggier in Paris, you might be looking for somewhere to warm up and dry out. Here’s a suggestion that will please both your ears and … Continue reading

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Un hôtel très particulier…

Are you looking for an almost top secret address in Montmartre where you can enjoy a glass of wine or cocktail in a garden like this? Read on… Well, ok then. I’ll tell you where it is… But you need to … Continue reading

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The AntiCafé

Pay for time. Eat and drink for free. That’s pretty much how it works at AntiCafé in Paris. You pay depending on how much time you spend in the café, and FOOD AND DRINK IS FREE. Yes. And UNLIMITED. Claire … Continue reading

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The Culture Factory

L’Entrepôt in Paris The Entrepôt in the 14th arrondissement is not somewhere you would stumble across. Tucked down a nondescript road in a quiet, residential area in Paris, the orange flags draped down the side of the building are the … Continue reading

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