Top Italian Restaurants in Paris

May. 19 2018, 02:47 pm

There’s an Increasing number of successful Italian restaurants in the French capitol, but far removed from the stereotypes of classical Italian gastronomy. Think mini-bistros, restaurants with annexed extraordinary pasta labs and gourmet pizzerias in which wine plays a starring role. Add the adjective “natural” to all this and you’ll gain even more attention. Would you believe us if we told you we ate better tripe in Paris than in Rome?

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Passerini

Average Price: € 70
If we were asked to bring one Italian chef back home, we would put Giovanni Passerini on top of our bucket list. Of Roman origin, Passerini has been in Paris for 10 years and has trained in some of...
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Le George

Average Price: € 100
Le George, located inside the Four Seasons, is the exact opposite of what you may expect from a luxury hotel restaurant. Flavors are astounding, with super clean and precise contrast, prices are very...
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TRADITIONAL

Dilia

Average Price: € 50
Oh, what a nice Italian-style bistro. Go for the tempting fixed menu proposed by Michele Farnesi, 29 years old, from Tuscany, with many important experiences in his belt, from Bottura to Passerini....
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RetròBottega

Average Price: € 35
Pietro Russano is the soul of Retrò. One of those eateries that cheer your heart and spirit. A relaxed yet lively atmosphere, starting with the violet that welcomes you at the entrance; simple, too,...
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Caffè Stern

Average Price: € 80
The elegant restaurant of the Alajmo brothers is perfect for any time of day. Located in a repurposed engraving studio at 47 Passage des Panoramas, in the heart of Paris, Caffè Stern’s rooms are...
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Mori Venice Bar

Average Price: € 120
Opulent, fashionable and with a classy clientèle, Mori is Maurizio Mori's signature restaurant (the other is Emporio Armani Caffè). Philippe Starck designed the luxurious, rather Baroque interior....
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Emporio Armani Ristorante

Average Price: € 80
Of the many Armani restaurants we tried around the world––from Tokyo to Dubai––that this is certainly the most complete and rigorous as far as ingredients go as well as in cleanliness of...
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Bijou

Average Price: € 35
Gennaro Nasti’s journey has taken him from Secondigliano to Paris by way of Barcelona, Chicago, Seattle. The common denominator is always pizza, a Neapolitan delight that aspires to new heights and...