10 Cafes In Paris, France

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Rightly named as ‘City of Love,’ Paris is a hotshot city for fashion, entertainment and art. The unending list of activities in Paris can astound a tourist. Some of the best museums in the world like The Louvre, Musée d’Orsay, Galeries Nationales du Grand Palais, and many more depict the 2000-year-old history and culture of Paris. The renowned designer brand names, such as Lancôme, Yves Saint Laurent, L’Oréal and Christian Dior are founded in this lovely city. In addition to its ancient and modern marvels, Paris is also famed for its fabulous food scene. If you are in Paris and looking to relish on local delicacies, check out our pick of the top 10 cafes in Paris, France.

1. Blackburn Coffee

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If the mere mention of coffee excites you, you should not miss Blackburn Coffee shop in Paris. The cafe offers authentic French flavors with fresh ingredients. This cafe serves delicious breakfast and lunch along with wonderful coffee. The outdoor seating in the cafe enables the guests to admire the city while savoring the best French foods. They also provide takeaway orders. Avocado toast and chai cake are the star dishes of this cafe.

Blackburn Coffee

Address: 52 Rue du Faubourg Saint-Martin, 75010 Paris, France

Website: http://www.blackburn-paris.com/

Opening hours: Mon to Fri: 9.00 am to 6.00 pm; Sat & Sun: 10.00 am to 7.00 pm

Average price for two people: 11-20 USD

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2. The Caféothèque

La Caféothèque, Paris 14 November 2012
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The Caféothèque is the right place to go to get your caffeine fix in Paris. Started in 2005, this coffee shop provides quality coffee to the world. They stock and roast coffee beans from 23 different countries across the globe. In order to serve different coffee each day, they try to procure 31 coffee beans. To keep your kids busy while you taste the mesmerizing coffee, they include a trunk full of kid’s toys in their cafe. The cafe also houses a gallery space, which is exclusively devoted to coffee. You can buy mouth-watering cakes and quiches from this exceptional coffee house.

The Caféothèque

Address: 52 Rue de l'Hôtel de ville, 75004 Paris, France

Website: https://www.lacafeotheque.com/

Opening hours: Mon to Fri: 8.30 am to 7.30 pm; Sat & Sun: 10.00 am to 7.30 pm

Average price for two people: 11-20 USD

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3. La Fée Verte

La Fée Verte is a cool cafe and absinthe bar in Paris. With the close proximity to Bastille, on the sprawling Rue de la Roquette, the cafe is the hottest meeting spot for many. They are known for serving different brands of absinthe in an authentic way, with a glass, unique absinthe spoon, sugar cubes and absinthe fountain on the bar. The 19th-century Parisian interior gives a traditional feel to cafe. The old-age ambiance, flavorful coffee, tasty absinthe drink, and innovative cocktail are enough to visit this place again and again while in Paris.

La Fée Verte

Address: 108 Rue de la Roquette, 75011 Paris, France

Website: https://www.facebook.com/feeverteparis/

Opening hours: Mon to Fri: 8.00 am to 2.00 am; Sat & Sun: 9.00 am to 2.00 am

Average price for two people: 11-20 USD

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4. L’ Artiste

L'Artiste serves delectable breakfast, delicious lunch, hearty dinner, amazing coffee and finest drinks. The homemade cooking with fresh products is the specialty of L'Artiste. The casual outdoor seating arrangement is great for unwinding with friends. Parties can be organized in this restaurant-bar. 20 people can enjoy the delightful meal leisurely in the private room of this warm eatery. The place is known for its tasty French menu with signature dishes like Carpaccio of Walnuts with mango. Brunch served on Sundays and public holidays see plenty of walk-ins. The guests can connect to free WiFi of this cafe.

L’ Artiste

Address: 153 Rue de la Roquette, 75011 Paris, France

Website: https://www.cafelesartistes.com/

Opening hours: Mon to Sun: 8.00 am to 1.00 am

Average price for two people: 11-20 USD

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Patricia Bollinger

Patricia Bollinger

<p>My name is Patricia Bollinger and my family is French. I have always had a passion for art and history and I chose to study them when I went to university. I have been a licensed tour guide for the last 30 years and I work in French, English and Italian. My passion and also as part of my work I travel a lot. For this reason, I have a good idea of visitors expectations. Naturally I want to share this passion for my country and its heritage with foreign visitors.<br>I also love cooking and I am a foody.</p>

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5. Café Loustic

Loustic, Paris
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Café Loustic is an espresso bar which procures coffee beans from Caffènation, which is based in Belgium. Designed by Dorothée Meilichzon, this cafe can impress the visitor with chic style interiors and furnishings. The friendly staff in this place ensure a comforting ambiance to the guests. Complimentary WiFi is available for all the visitors. Kale salad and chip is a popular dish in this cafe bar. On every weekend, the visitors can savor English brunch with coffee, granola, pastries, and juice. Their lip-smacking range of desserts and cakes is worth every penny spent.

Café Loustic

Address: 40 Rue Chapon, 75003 Paris, France

Website: https://www.cafeloustic.com/

Opening hours: Mon to Sat: 8.00 am to 6.00 pm; Sun: 10.00 am to 6.00 pm

Average price for two people: 12-22 USD

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6. Télescope

Telescope Cafe, Paris, 2013
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Unlike other cafes, the main focus of Télescope menu is coffee. The interior of this cafe is quite simple, complete with white walls and blue wooden counter with a yummy choice of cakes and a Marzocco espresso machine. The unavailability of WiFi doesn’t bother the coffee lovers. They keep very less stock of coffee beans to ensure freshness of their coffee. They get their beans from Kenya, Guatemala, Ethiopia, Honduras, Brazil, and Colombia. There is an ancient vaulted cellar in the cafe which is used for coffee tasting.


Address: 5 Rue Villedo, 75001 Paris, France

Website: https://www.telescopecafe.com/

Opening hours: Mon to Fri: 8.30 am to 5.00 pm

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7. Café Méricourt

Café Méricourt is the sister restaurant of Café Oberkampf. Shakshuka and breakfast roll with egg, bacon & pepper jelly are the highly Instagrammed dishes of this cafe. The light interiors and pleasant staff of this cafe are welcoming and comforting. The coffee beans are obtained from the highly reliable roasters.

Café Méricourt

Address: 22 Rue de la Folie Méricourt, 75011 Paris, France

Website: https://www.cafemericourt.com/

Opening hours: Mon to Sun: 9.00 am to 6.00 pm

Average price for two people: 10 USD

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8. Fringe Coffee

Fringe — coffee, food and photography
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Fringe Coffee is a coffee bar with a beautiful photographic space. They serve special coffee, tea, chocolate and healthy food menu. The celebrated dishes of this cafe are apple cinnamon whole wheat cake, pumpkin soup and avocado toast. Foodies can eat here without counting the calories, since they serve simple, healthy food with unimaginable taste. The guests can read or write leisurely while relishing a good coffee in the calm and peaceful surrounding of this coffee bar.

Fringe Coffee

Address: 106 Rue de Turenne, 75003 Paris, France

Website: http://www.fringecoffeeparis.com/

Opening hours: Mon to Fri: 9.00 am to 5.30 pm; Sat & Sun: 10.00 am to 5.30 pm

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9. Le Barbouquin

Le Barbouquin is an isolated cafe with a serene ambiance. Simple wooden tables, vintage books, paintings & wallpapers, and hanging lights form the interior of this cafe. The real appeal, however, is its calm and tranquil environment, which attracts many book lovers. Cheesecake and vegetarian lasagna are the must-try dishes here.

Le Barbouquin

Address: 1 Rue Denoyez, 75020 Paris, France

Website: https://www.facebook.com/lebarbouquin/

Opening hours: Mon & Wed to Fri: 9.00 am to 7.00 pm; Sat & Sun: 10.00 am to 7.00 pm

Average price for two people: 11-20 USD

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10. Café Oberkampf

Editor's Note: Photo taken from the establishment's official social account

Café Oberkampf is a small cafe known for its shakshuka dish and Cheeseland sandwich. The menu also includes healthy options, such as muesli and granola. The cafe offers a blend of both hot and cold drinks. Wooden furniture and a bay window add to the appeal of the cafe. The visitors can also taste the best priced cookie or a cake in this budget eatery.

Café Oberkampf

Address: 3 Rue Neuve Popincourt, 75011 Paris, France

Website: http://www.cafeoberkampf.com/

Opening hours: Mon to Sun: 8.00 am to 5.00 pm

Average price for two people: 11-20 USD

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Streets filled with cafes are the usual sights in Paris. Choosing good cafes might be difficult. Try our above-recommended list of cafes and enjoy your holiday in Paris with perfect coffee!!

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