Top Picks my favorite spots right now

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My top picks for the best places to eat in Paris. You’ll find everything from casual bistrots & restaurants with top-notch food at affordable prices, quality raw oysters, hangover sandwiches, natural wine bars, late night industry hangouts, to street food, coffeehouses & more.


Carrollton Market

Exquisite Food. Thoughtfully Sourced. Expertly Prepared. Southern fare with a sophisticated yet simple approach: fabulous food in a comfortably posh environment plated, and served without an ounce of pretentious­ness. Carrollton Market is a thoroughly […]



Michael Gulotta’s new restaurant, Southeast Asia by way of Southeast Louisiana, Sister to @mophonola



DTB, which stands for Down the Bayou, is New Orleans’ hot new restaurant and bar focusing on reinterpreted coastal Cajun cuisine and a vibrant cocktail scene.

Clown Bar Paris

The Clown Bar

Don’t laugh at the name, this historic property was once the canteen for clowns who worked the circus next door. Today, Sven Chartier & Ewen Lemoigne’s Clown Bar is the hottest address in town for the inventive a la carte sharing plates and natural wine list.

Clamato Paris Wendy Lyn


Septime’s chic seafood bar is wildly popular – join the lively crowd sharing shellfish towers, tapas, small plates, natural wine, and craft beer & cocktails. Products are so fresh that the menu changes every single day.


Bistrot Paul Bert

Even after 20 years, Bertrand Auboyneau’s classic bistrot is world-renowned for its rustic French comfort food like eggs & black truffle shavings, peppery filet mignon in Cognac butter cream sauce, house made frites, cheese platters, soufflés & bottles of natural wine. It is literally, my favorite place to eat in the world. 

The Clown Bar Paris

Late Night Industry Hangouts

Every city has its “it” addresses where chefs, servers & wine makers blow off steam late night and on Sunday & Mondays when most places are closed.