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Map of Jewish Paris
Kosher Paris Map
Kosher List-July 2015 or Here.

RESTAURANTS (the best of)

There are hundreds of kosher restaurants in Paris.  The locals generally don't eat the meat under Beis Din as they don't require Glatt meat.  But they will eat everything else under Beis din.

Search for restaurants by cuisine and hashgocha here.


NameLocationMetroTypeHechsherNotes
Darjeeling17thArgentine-1MeatRottenberg
Sar Eden19thOurcq-5BakeryRottenbergOrganic bakery
Charles Traiteur19thOurcq-5BakeryBeth-Din
Charles Traiteur20thSaint-Mandé-1BakeryBeth-Din
Charles Traiteur11thRue-Des-Boulets-9BakeryBeth-Din
Charles Traiteur16thVictor-Hugo-2BakeryBeth-Din
Charles Traiteur17thWagram-3BakeryBeth-Din
Charles Traiteur Halavi17thWagram-3BakeryBeth-Din Chalavi
Korcarz4thSaint-paul-1BakeryBeth-DinIn the Marais
Ardely’s19thOurcq-5Milk ChocolateKatz
Damyel19thOurcq-5Parve ChocolateRottenberg
L’As Du Fallafel4thSaint-paul-1FallafelBeth-Dinin the Marais
L’Inte Cafe12thMiromesnil-9,13DairyBeth-Din15 minute walk from the Park Hyatt
Kosher pizza4thSaint-paul-1PizzaRottenberg
Le Shine17thPorte Maillot-1ChineseLubavitchnear the Arc
Soumsoum11thVoltaire- 9MeatLubavitchGreat Israeli restaurent, there is a second one in the 8th
Doron ba Laïla19thGare Saint-Lazare 3-12-13-14MeatRottenbergNice meat restaurant
Tibs19thOurcq-5DairyKatz
Thai One2ndSentier-3MeatRottenberg
Le XXV16thTrocadéro-9-6BakeryRottenberg Chalavi
Le XXV8thTernes-2BakeryRottenberg Chalavi




Activities:
-Segway Tour. Please do not PM Ergel with requests for coupon codes. The codes are long dead
-Seine River Tour
-Eiffel Tour (Metro: Trocadero -6,9)
-Versailles Palace and Gardens. Never wait on line to buy tickets. 1. Use museum pass 2. Buy in advance 3. There are vending machines near the bathrooms (you have to poke around to find them) without lines. (if you go during a really busy time and the line seems endlessly long, go to the gardens first and return to the palace in the afternoon when lines are shorter). To get an audio guide, you usually proceed across the Royal Courtyard after passing security. If the lines for the audio guides are long, turn left in the Courtyard, to the Apartments of the daughter's of Louis XV’s. There you'll find another counter where you can get audio guides, with no lines at all. You can then exit the apartments and continue along the tour, bypassing the longer line.
-Louvre Art Museum (Closed Tuesday) (Metro: Palais Royal - Musée du Louvre -1,7) Shushan/Purim artifacts that can be seen at the Louvre, per the book Purim and the Persian Empire.
-D'Orsay Art Museum (Closed Monday) (Metro: Solférino -12)
-Musée de l'Orangerie des Tuileries (closed Tuesday) small museum featuring Monet's lilies (Metro Concorde: -1,8,12)
-Centre Georges Pompidou modern art museum open 11-9. closed tuedays (Metro: Rambuteau -11)
-Tuileries Gardens. (Metro: Tuileries -1)
-Paris sewer museum Smells really bad but an interesting look at the sewer system
-Champs Elysees shopping (Metro: Champs-Élysées - Clemenceau -1,13)
-Arc de Triomphe (Metro: Charles de Gaulle - Étoile -1,2,6)
-Operan National De Paris opera house. tours daily 11:30 and 2:30. Admission included in Museum Pass, tour extra
-Montmartre (Great neighborhood to walk around with boutiques, artists, and great views, and a funicular that kids will love) (Metro: abbesses -12, Anvers -2)
-The Great Synagogue (La Victoria) is beautiful but the main shul is only open on Shabbos mornings for Shacharis, but definitely worthwhile if you're there over Shabbos (Metro: Notre-Dame-de-Lorette -12)

Hotels:
-Park Hyatt Paris (Hyatt cat 7) is an outstanding value for your points. They used to give a phenomenal kosher breakfast but now it's barely even worth requesting.  Still rooms are a decent size for Paris, the Spa facilities are very nice, and the intoxicating smell used throughout the hotel for forever be linked with the romance of Paris. Ideally located between the Opera and Tuileries metro stations.
The Park Hyatt has free parking, though driving and parking elsewhere in Paris is very difficult.
The Park Hyatt has also complimentary bikes for guests.
There is a backdoor for entry on shabbos.

-The InterContinental Paris - Le Grand is not far from the Park Hyatt. It cost 70k IHG points per night or you can use IHG free nights. It is a good alternitive if the PH is not available or if you don't have/don't want to spend 30k Hyatt points per night.

-The Westin (SPG cat 6) is not as luxurious at the Park Hyatt but is located nearby and does the trick if you only have Starpoints and not Chase or Hyatt points.

Shabbos meals:
-Chabad of Champs Elysees has great shabbos meals and you're sure to bump into other tourists there as well to share tips.
It is a 30 minute walk to the Park Hyatt, but the walk is quite lovely via the Tuileries Gardens and the Champs Elysees.
Reservations are required: http://www.chabadchampselysees.com/templates/articlecco_cdo/aid/888847/jewish/Shabbat-at-Chabad-Champs-Elyses.htm
-if you don't/can't eat at Chabad, they suggest getting takeout from Ben & Cook located in the 8th. Hashgacha: rabbinate Lubavitch De France 33 1 45 61 03 95. 35 Euro for 2 challas, 2 dips, meatballs with noodles or veggies for 2. they close at 3pm on Fridays (in the summer). call for more info
- Friday night meals at Grand Synagogue http://www.tiny.cc/chabbat

There is no eruv in Paris. Consider taking the metro to shul with your talis bag along with return tickets for motzei shabbos.

Transport from CDG:
-If you are going to the Opera area you can take the RoissyBus (pronounced Wahsee-Boos as you will get blank stares if you ask for the Royzee-Bus) which goes there nonstop. You can pay by credit card in the RoissyBus waiting station or on the bus.  The cost is €10.  It is a 5 minute walk to the Park Hyatt.

-There are also train options from CDG: the subway is located in terminal 2E/2F, to get to paris its ligne B (Blue) it should take approximately 30minutes to get to Gare Du Nord
it cost 9€10 each way per person

- Mendy Taxi: 0(1133) 6 50 99 82 93 http://mendystransport.com/en/
- Shimon taxi: 0(1133)6 98 27 16 08  Tamidshuttle@gmail.com

- Uber, Bolt are the best option to get to paris cheapest and fastest

Metro:
The subway is fast, efficient, and cheap. A book of 10 tickets is 13,30€ for adults and 6,65€ for kids.
The subway closes between 12:30 and 2am.

Map:
Streetwise Paris cannot emphasize enough, this is really a must. Of course, if you have GMaps and data you don't need this map unless you really like paper.

Guidebooks
Rick Steves' Paris 2013
Fodor's Paris 2013 (Full-color Travel Guide)

Other Tips
-If you plan on visiting several of the items covered by the Museum Pass - make sure to check it out and price out your options.  Many times it is worth it to get a one-day or multi-day Museum Pass to save some money and more importantly, time (see link for more details: http://en.parismuseumpass.com/)
-Double check days when museums/sites are closed as many do close on different days of the week.
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Re: Paris Master Thread
« Reply #3940 on: July 03, 2024, 10:08:44 PM »
anyone have experience getting upgraded at PHP with discoverist?

also anyone have experience getting upgraded at Westin as platinum?

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« Reply #3941 on: July 03, 2024, 10:11:30 PM »
Had globalist at PH two weeks and no upgrade

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Re: Paris Master Thread
« Reply #3942 on: July 14, 2024, 01:02:56 AM »
Being in Paris one night this week and need a nice meat glatt restaurant for dinner. Whats the best place to eat?

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Re: Paris Master Thread
« Reply #3943 on: July 17, 2024, 09:06:33 PM »
Being in Paris one night this week and need a nice meat glatt restaurant for dinner. Whats the best place to eat?
Went to safrane (formerly darjuleeing) and had a nice experience.

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« Reply #3944 on: Yesterday at 06:25:37 AM »
Park Hyatt 3 nights. Thanks for those who helped me get this and gave me the nudge to go

As globalist I was upgraded to a deluxe room. It's an incredible luxurious room. The only peeve is the shower, it's just roman bath like an not exactly practical

Service was unbelievable. A bottle of kosher wine greeted by in the room (L'arivaux 2020) asked them how they knew and they apparently looked me up

Without requesting, they offered me kosher breakfast which is absolute madness it was like 5 croissants, baguette, jelly, butter, fruit, fruit juice etc plus coffee all wheeled up to room.. nuts!!

Kinda wish the food was more practical but who's complaining

I arrived in Paris at 7am and Uberd to la reserve, tbh I should have flown from PHL bc #1 food in J sucked anyways and only the kosher fresko in lounge saved it

#2 landing at 7 meant I didn't sleep anyways but rush hour traffic wasted another hour.

This trip I took Uber, I'm still recovering from surgery and couldn't schlep bags. Was 65€ from cdg to la reserve rush hour and return from park Hyatt to cdg this morning not in traffic €45

La reserve was amazing. Got to hotel about 10 and wonders, room was ready

The blackout feature is extraordinary, having been in well over 100 hotels, this feature is critical for day naps and simply just sleeping in

I was to meet Shalom Dijan of kwi to taste wines and asked the hotel where we could taste, So initially they told me the lobby was not okay because it was part of the restaurant but then they showed me an area with a table by parking lot exit that was ok.. but, then they offered me a private room .. it was amazing, Ice, water, glasses anything we requested they gave us

After tasting I was equal parts tired equal parts farshnokered and we Uberd to kavod meat who said he was full blah (it was half empty he claimed everything was reserved) he advised another place, we went, I ordered the whole menu (foie gras, sweat breads, kebabs, veal, lamb) and proceeded to spend the entire night depositing it in the toilet.. made me appreciate the entire bathroom setup bc I had invited a friend who is in the army in Gaza to join me and he needed the sleep

Oh and I missed the orangerie museum in exchange for wine, c'est la vie

Day 2 saw us in the Madeline tasting again.. I passed on lunch my stomach still revolted, wine though was amazing..

Made it to musee d'orsee finally for some monet, van Gogh and the rest of the lads

Dinner at etnikahn with chef avner Guzman and this man is a genius and mentch, he handed me 2 Alka Seltzer tablets and I recovered (gee whiz why didn't that occur to me earlier )

Dinner was amazing and really love the French dinning pace, slow and unhurried unlike in America and was not loud at all.

To be continued

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Re: Paris Master Thread
« Reply #3945 on: Yesterday at 11:57:20 AM »
... and proceeded to spend the entire night depositing it in the toilet..
Classy  ;D
What's the name of the fleishig place you went to after kavod?
Nice TR
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