Under this simple name hides a bakery that aims to be a cut above your usual sandwich and Coke joint. Founded in 1889, the family-run business of now part of the same group that owns Ladurée (just across the road!) and is now present in over 25 different countries. Their style of having the oven visible to customers has now been widely emulated.
The range of food on offer includes special breads, traditional French pastries, tarts, salads and sandwiches, all of which are made to traditional recipes (they even have their own set of recipe books).
There are several fast food options on the Champs Elysées, not all of them great value or quality, but if you're looking for something a little tastier, Paul could well be a good choice.
Paris Photo, the annual rendezvous of the photography enthusiasts
During four days, the Grand Palais will be host to the most important artistic event of the fall, Paris Photo, from November 9 to 12
This year, more than 140 photo galleries will gather at the Grand Palais to welcome professional photographs as well as photo enthusiasts who will meet around the biggest French and international galleries to live their passion for it!
From November 12 to 15, galleries, artists, publishers, booksellers and collectors will make part of one of the most important cultural events at the capital, and assist to a variety of exhibitions and workshops through the Paris Photo platform.
Since 1996, Paris Photo has highlighted the best of photography through exhibitions featuring collections or artists, and presenting the diversity of artists and works.
For this 19th edition, Paris Photo will focus on three themes: the collection, photography after the crisis and report that the importance of books in photography.
The Grand Palais
3 Avenue du Général Eisenhower, 75008 Paris