BREAKFAST // PETIT DÉJEUNER

Try Ladurée for amazing French toast // Holybely for delicious pancakes (go early to avoid the queue) // Hardware Socitété Paris if you're in Montmartre

COFFEE // CAFÉ

Head to La Caféothèque for a great cappuccino // Café Kitsuné for a coffee to take away and sit in the lovely Jardin du Palais Royal // Fondation for an iced coffee on those hot summer days

COZY CAFÉS // CAFÉS CONFORTABLES

Le Loir dans la Théière is home to the best lemon meringue pie I've ever tasted // The Used Book Café at Merci is perfect for a quiet tea amongst their used book library // Shakespeare and Co Café is just across from the Notre Dame and good for coffee and healthy food options. Make sure to pop into the adorable bookshop before you leave!

LUNCH/DÉJEUNER

Frenchie to Go is small but so yummy with some of the best sandwiches in town // Treize for a secret spot with delicious home cooked food in Saint-Germain-des-Prés // Kunitoraya Udon will hit the spot if you're in need of some delicious Japanese comfort food

FOR THE VEGETARIANS/POUR LES VÉGÉTARIENS

Nanashi is the perfect spot for a healthy and delicious veggie (or meat) bento box, open for lunch and dinner // La Guingeuette d’Angèle is a sweet little organic and gluten free spot - pick up a lunchbox to takeaway and eat in the Jardin du Palais Royal // Rose Bakery is super cute spot for a healthy lunch date

ORGANIC & GLUTEN-FREE // BIO & SANS-GLUTEN

NOGLU is a favourite gluten free lunch spot // Try Chambelland for some of the best gluten free bread and pastries in town // Gâte is Paris's newest gluten-free bakery and tea room

AFTERNOON TEA // L'HEURE DU THÉ

Carette is both a patisserie and a salon de thé (I prefer the Place des Vosges location) // Angelina for their famous rich and thick hot chocolate

EVENING DRINKS // APÉRITIF

Experimental Cocktail Club is hidden away with an innovative cocktail menu and cozy environment // Lockwood is an comfy American style bar with good food and awesome drinks // Le Perchoir is a cool rooftop bar and restaurant in Le Marais

DINNER

Verjus - go for their delicious seasonal tasting menu and optional cheese course and wine pairing // Ellsworth is the sister restaurant of Verjus offering the loveliest tapas style a la carte menu (they also do brunch on Sundays) // Septime is perfect for that special dinner for two // Café Constant is a personal favourite with great food at affordable prices and walkable from the Eiffel Tower

MUSEUMS & GARDENS // MUSÉES ET JARDINS

Les Jardins du Palais Royal are a little green oasis in the middle of Paris with beautiful blooms in spring and summer // Musée de l'Orangerie in the Jardin des Tuileries is home to a 360 degree painting of Monet's Les Nymphéas // Musée Rodin is a long time favourite of mine - both the house and gardens are perfect for a quiet afternoon wander

FLOWERS // FLEURS

Anaïs on rue Montorgueil has wonderful selections at reasonable prices - best to stop by on a Tuesday or Saturday // Cler Fleurs is also super cute and close to the Eiffel Tower // Marché Maubert is an open air market that often has a flower stall with lovely blooms - open on Tuesdays, Thursdays and Saturdays

MARKET STREETS & SQUARES // RUES DU MARCHÉ ET CARRÉS

Place Dauphine is one of the prettiest squares in Paris // Rue Cler is an adorable market street with cute cafés, florists and speciality shops (not from from the Eiffel Tower) / Rue Montorgueil just so happens to be my local market street and in my opinion one of the best in Paris!