Category Archives: food

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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Eat for Free in Paris

Free Food in Paris. No catch* The title pretty much says it all. There are a few bars in Paris where you can get get free food after ordering a drink. And no, before you say it, the drinks are … 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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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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Fawk off, Guy

 La Fête des Vendanges, Paris anthrovik They don’t do Guy Fawks’ Night in France. They don’t really even get what it is… and explaining that we like to set fire to giant straw dolls dressed up as Catholic rebels only confirms the … 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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Secret Indians

Indian restaurants in Paris So you thought that streets of buzzing Indian restaurants were limited to British and Asian shores? Paris is sadly known for having little to no good places to go for a proper naan, despite a large … Continue reading

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