Category Archives: 7th arrondisement

La Femme Mange duck at Domaine de Lintillac

I don’t believe I’ve eaten as much duck as I’ve have while living in Paris. Don’t get me wrong, there are plenty of duck specialists in Singapore and a lot of opportunities to eat the quacking fowl. It’s just that … Continue reading

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La Femme Mange Pottoka

Taking advantage of a rare half-day at school just before Christmas break, P and I met at Pottoka for lunch. Pottoka is a relatively new Basque restaurant in the tony 7eme, a less expensive, meat-focused offshoot of the elegant fish … Continue reading

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La Femme Mange Coq Au Vin at Auberge Bressane

Back in the day when we had just begun dating, P, already a Francophile then, brought me to my first French restaurant, Bistrot Margot, in Chicago. There, we celebrated my 20th birthday over French onion soup, coq au vin and … Continue reading

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La Femme Mange L’Affriolé

I, like many other food enthusiasts pour a lot of energy into researching our meals, spending hours poring over guides, forums and blogs. One restaurant that had escaped all my research endeavors was L’Affriolé , a restaurant in the highly trafficked … Continue reading

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La Femme Mange Les Cocottes

There are certain positive attributes that set Les Cocottes apart from the rest of the Parisian dining scene: the democratic no-reservation policy for one, makes this an ideal address for a good meal on the fly. The pricing is very … Continue reading

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La Femme Mange Croque Madame at Le Petit Cler

A croque madame was one of the few food items on Ying’s short to-eat list. Regretfully, due to forgetfulness and a foiled attempt in Brussels (attention you Belgians, a croque is not just a grilled cheese sandwich), she did not … Continue reading

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La Femme Mange a La Petite Chaise

This weekend, Paris celebrates les Journées du Patrimoine, showcasing its proud heritage and cultural lineage through architecture, history, arts and of course gastronomy. Amongst some of the long-standing restaurants listed on the official event website is a La Petite Chaise, … Continue reading

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