Paris Restaurants

I love Sundays. Though today was raining, we enjoyed a long stroll through Paris – all the way from our place in the 14th to haut Marais, and ended up having lunch at a place I have wanted to try […]

Nanashi Bento

This is one of my favorite spots in Paris. In a calm corner of Buttes-aux-Cailles you will find Le Mêlécasse, a small neighborhood brasserie that makes the best tartare de boeuf I think I have ever had. I usually order it aller-retour, that is, […]

Le Mêlécasse

One Sunday this summer, after a late night the day before, we strolled on tired legs towards Mouzaïa, the residential and pleasant neighborhood just to the East of Parc des Buttes Chaumont, with little townhouses lining the streets, interspersed with […]

Brunch at Le Danube

I have wanted to visit Uptown for a while, but being hip and happening, it isn’t the easiest spot in town to get a table. However, one fine August evening we decided that as Paris was empty (the month of August always […]


Just below the leafy and beautiful park of Buttes Chaumont, on a small, residential street, is one of the most charming restaurants of the city. Que du bon is small and half of the customers seem to know the owner, […]

Que du bon