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Savoring Paris: A Food Lover’s Walk Around Les Halles

Paris is a city celebrated for its gastronomy, and there’s no better place to dive into this world than Les Halles. Once a bustling market and now a hub of culinary delight, this neighborhood offers an unparalleled taste of the city’s food heritage.

Discover Les Halles, the Heartbeat of Parisian Cuisine

Our self-guided Paris food tour begins at La Samaritaine, a landmark department store by Pont Neuf, and takes us through the historic and architectural wonders of Les Halles. Along the way, we’ll indulge in the tastes that define Paris—from the oldest patisserie in Paris, Stohrer, with its legendary Baba au Rhum, to the classic French brasserie fare at Au Pied de Cochon.

What You’ll Experience on this Paris Self-Guided Food Tour

Gourmet Tastings: Enjoy handpicked samples from renowned establishments. Taste exquisite chocolates at Leonidas, savor puff pastries at Odette, and discover gourmet treasures at G. Detou Paris.
Historic Rue Montorgueil: Stroll through this vibrant street, rich with the scents of fresh bread and sweet treats. Highlights include Boulangerie Collet and Cloud Cakes.
Cultural Insights: Learn about the transformation of Les Halles, marvel at architectural gems, and hear intriguing tales, including one of resurrection at Fontaine des Innocents.
Unique Finds: From a fountain offering sparkling water to an unchanged kitchen supply store from the 1800s, discover the quirks that make this area special.
Never-Ending Service: Conclude your tour with a visit to the only restaurant in France that’s always open, offering a taste of Parisian life that never sleeps.

This 90-minute self-guided tour isn’t just about tasting; it’s an immersion into the essence of Paris through its culinary artistry. With each step, uncover the stories, traditions, and innovations that make Les Halles a symbol of Parisian spirit.

Practical Information

Starting Point: La Samaritaine department store. Meet Annie on the surface at the Pont Neuf metro station (follow the signs in the metro for the Samaritaine exit)
Duration: 90 minutes
Accessibility: Suitable for all ages and fitness levels
Highlights: Stohrer, Au Pied de Cochon, Leonidas, Odette, G. Detou Paris, and more.

Embark on Savoring Paris: A Food Lover’s Walk Around Les Halles and let every bite connect you with the history and passion of Parisian culinary arts. Join us for a journey where food is not just eaten but experienced.

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