Bistros

With simple cooking and friendly atmosphere, bistros are an essential part of Parisian life.

Terrasse de bistrot, rue Montorgueil, Paris   © OTCP - Nicky Bouwmeester

The bistro is a real Parisian institution and differs from the simple café in that these establishments used to be managed during the last century by wine merchants...
  
Those in the know will tell you, a Parisian bistro is quite something! A good wine list; simple and hearty traditional dishes; pleasant, down-to-earth service; no-frills tiling, wood panelling and curtains; reasonable prices – and a cheerful atmosphere to boot.

Chez André Adhérent

Bistro
12 rue Marbeuf, Paris, 75008

This restaurant opened in 1936 and still has its original charm. Inside is a zinc bar and bistro tables that undoubtedly resemble......

Le Café du Commerce Adhérent

Bistro
51 rue du Commerce, Paris, 75015

This restaurant is located on one of the liveliest and most distinctive roads of the 15th arrondissement, close to the Eiffel......

Aux Lyonnais - Alain Ducasse Adhérent

Bistro
32 rue Saint-Marc, Paris, 75002

In the heart of the Grands Boulevards area, succumb to the authentic charm of a traditional Lyonnais bistro or “bouchon”. Created......

Benoit Paris 1/5 MICHELIN Adhérent

Bistro
20 rue Saint-Martin, Paris, 75004

Benoit first opened its doors in 1912 and is now one of the last remaining authentic Parisian bistros around. Food lovers flock......

Chez Georges - Le Jeu du Mail Adhérent

Bistro
1 rue du Mail, Paris, 75002

Small, traditionally Parisian bistro serving traditional French cuisine in a convivial atmosphere.

Café Branly Adhérent

Bistro | In a museum or monument
Musée du quai Branly - Jacques Chirac - 37 quai Branly, Paris, 75007

The cafe of the Musée du Quai Branly - Jacques Chirac, ‘Café Branly’, is situated next to the museum building, in the heart of......

Le Bistrot de Paris Adhérent

Bistro
33 rue de Lille, Paris, 75007

This beautiful traditional Parisian bistro serves generous portions of simple and delicious cuisine.

Chez René Adhérent

Bistro
14 boulevard Saint-Germain, Paris, 75005

Chez René serves delicious traditional French cuisine in a convivial atmosphere and a typical bistro decor.

Au Rendez-vous Saint-Germain Adhérent

Bistro
88 boulevard Saint-Germain, Paris, 75005

Two rooms with two different atmospheres welcome customers throughout the day for meals made from fresh market produce, a snack......

Chez Fred Adhérent

Bistro
190 bis boulevard Pereire, Paris, 75017

Charming lyonnaise restaurant dating from 1945. Friendly, good service with bourgeoise cuisine, for regular customers. A wine......