Paris, the city of love, is also home to the world's finest dining options. Venturing into Paris's streets usually entails spotting a Michelin-starred restaurant or two, and the city's local chefs are some of the best in the world.
Now, you don't need to be a celebrity or a relative of a billionaire just to get a taste of Paris's best. Here are some of the best restaurants you must try in the city of love:
Le Jules Verne. This restaurant is not just famed for its excellent food, but also because it probably has the best views of the city. Being strategically located in the first floor of the Eiffel Tower, it has been serving guests since 1889. According to CNN, The dinner menu features 6 courses, and for each guest, one must shell out $250 of 1525 FRF. Seems a little pricey? Once you take a bite of the seared sea scallop with cauliflower and gold caviar, you'll find every penny spent is definitely worth it.
Le Cinq at Four Seasons George V. If you really want to feel and dine like a royal, then better make a reservation at Le Cinq. It's not just a fancy restaurant adorned with the most luxurious interior design, it's also awarded two Michelins for its authentic French cuisine with a contemporary inflection. According to the Elite Traveler, the menus are not fixed- every season, the head chef makes use of the finest ingredients available to serve the most succulent dishes to its guests.
Pierre Gagnaire. To experience a seat in Pierre Gagnaire is an adventure in itself since the highly-acclaimed chef boasts multiple Michelin stars. The gastronomic delight this restaurant may give you is out of this world- that's because every dish is particularly refined, with the addition of the impressive aesthetic feel of the restaurant.
Alain Ducasse Au Plaza Athenee. The French are very particular in detail, ensuring every experience is worth your time and money. This trait is shown in Plaza Athenee, Alain Ducasse's three-Michelin-starred restaurant. Only the best ingredients are used in every dish, something the restaurant's chefs ensure their guests. Overall, the dining experience here is sure to be one of the finest in your lives.