Once a haven for the artists and bohemians of Paris, Montmartre has become an area heavily populated by tourists eager to see one of the most quintessentially Parisian neighbourhoods. Discover the beauty of the charming 18th arrondissement with our guide on how to spend a day in Montmartre.
The Hardware Societé serves up some of the best breakfasts in Paris; think lobster eggs benedict and fried brioche. Owned by Australians Di and Will Kaser, the menu puts an Aussie spin on breakfast staples – you’ll find lamingtons alongside the traditional croissants and pain au chocolat. You might find yourself waiting in line to get in, but the friendly staff, great food and excellent coffee are worth the wait.
If you’re after something a little lighter than the traditional Parisian bistro, head to Abattoir Vegetal which offers some of the best vegan and vegetarian food in Paris. Chef Gloria Kabe’s restaurant is an Instagrammer’s dream, with beautifully presented dishes in a stylish, modern setting. Try the falafel burger, or pick up one of their fresh cold-pressed juices.
Walk through the Place du Tertre
It may be overrun with caricaturists trying to scam you for a few euros, but the Place du Tertre is steeped in Parisian history. During the Belle Epoque, it was frequented by Van Gogh and Picasso, and there are still touches of the incredible art scene that once thrived here. The place is still home to a variety of artists, who must apply at the town hall of the 18th arrondissement before they can set up an easel (and the waiting list is up to ten years long!).
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