The Best Bars In Reims, France

Reims, France| ©troye/Flickr
Reims, France| ©troye/Flickr
Often referred to as the champagne capital of the world, it comes as no surprise that Reims offers an assortment of bars. From beer and bubbly to wine and spirits, and casual pubs to upscale bars, there’s no shortage of ways to enjoy a drink in this vibrant city. Read on for the best bars in Reims.

Perching Bar

Wine Bar, Wine
Pouring Champagne
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For an experience like no other, make your way outside the city to the middle of the Regional Natural Park of the Montagne de Reims to this champagne bar, which is only accessible by wooden walkways. As the name suggests, the bar is perched in the woods seven meters off the ground, and is powered by solar panels and was built in an environmentally-friendly manner. Admission includes a glass of the daily selection of champagne.
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Brasserie Le Cardinal

Bar, Brasserie, French, $$$
This brasserie, situated in the heart of Reims’ city center, provides the quintessential French experience, serving homemade meals, an assortment of drinks, and even live jazz on Friday nights in the summertime. On a nice evening, sit outdoors for a view of the Cathedral.
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Au 36… - Dégustation de champagne

Wine Seller, Wine, $$$
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This bar and shop is a little ways outside of Reims in the village of Hautvillers, famous for being the home of Dom Pérignon himself. It offers champagne tastings, a lengthy selection of champagnes and other regional products, as well as assorted souvenirs.
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Café du Palais

This delightful bistro and bar is located in the city center and is decorated with an eccentric but charming mix of artifacts and funky decor. Order some house champagne and some food and enjoy the ambiance.

Café du Palais, 14 Place Myron Herrick, Reims, France, +33 3 26 47 52 54

Le Crypto

Pub, Restaurant, French, $$$
Wine Glasses
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A delightful new gastro-pub with outdoor seating facing onto Place du Forum, Le Crypto is a lovely place to have a glass of (reasonably priced) champagne or a glass of the house red wine. Enjoy with a dish of classic Reims cuisine, such as a ham terrine or a homemade soup.
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