Category Archives: 3rd arrondisement

La Femme Mange Breakfast at Carette

Contrary to popular belief, I do not eat a croissant (or two) everyday at breakfast time. As much as I would like to tear into a warm, flaky pastry oozing butter on a daily basis, the truth is that I … Continue reading

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La Femme Mange Marmite de Boeuf at Le Lac de L’Ouest

It was a Friday night in mid-August, and we were feeling the ill-effects of summer closures, with our first 2 dinner options both shuttered until the end of August or the beginning of September. Luckily, our friend D had a … Continue reading

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La Femme Mange Steak Tartare at Cafe des Musees

Sultry summer days are the best times to enjoy cold meals, be it 2 towering scoops of ice cream or a bowl of soy slicked soba noodles. It is also a time for me to indulge in some steak tartare. … Continue reading

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La Femme Mange 2 (half) bowls of noodles at Song Heng

While Asian food is seldom on my visitors’ initial food list, the request for it invariably pops up after 2 or 3 pastry filled and lard laden days in Paris. The state of Chinese restaurants in the city is somewhat … Continue reading

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La Femme Mange spends an afternoon at the Marais

The Marais, with its narrow, jumbled streets interspersed with open squares, free museums and smart boutiques, is my favorite area to fritter afternoons and calories away. A few favored addresses: Breizh cafe: The girl from Penang highly recommends the caramel … Continue reading

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