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Top public service recommendations from locals

Government Building
“Sumptuous 18th-century official mansion home of the President of France, set in landscaped gardens. ”
  • 54 locals recommend
Department Store
“The legendary Drugstore Champs-Elysees spans several levels. Its decor is signed by designer Tom Dixon. It houses, among other things, the 200-seat "Le Drugstore" brasserie, whose menu has been entrusted to Michelin-starred chef Eric Frechon, a gourmet restaurant, a pharmacy (open 24 hours a day), a grocery store, a wine cellar, a cigar humidor, newspaper stand, gift shop and cinema.”
  • 51 locals recommend
Art Gallery
“An alternative place, organizing all kind of cultural / music / art events. They also have a great restaurant/bar”
  • 32 locals recommend
“For the view , the library and all the models of the main monuments of all France. Terrific ! ”
  • 36 locals recommend
“Refresh: there is a very nice swimming pool which has the distinction of being outdoors when the weather is nice! You can alternate tanning and diving. It is metro Charles Michel (direct on line 10).”
  • 29 locals recommend
“One of the largest French pharmacies in Paris and apparently the cheapest. Come stock up on French skincare which are a fraction of the price than what you’d see in the US”
  • 28 locals recommend
Local Government Office
“Lovely public gardens, especially for the kids (puppet show, donkeys, sand pit and plenty of amenities)”
  • 19 locals recommend
“Pharmacy usually open 24/7. If not it will displays the address of next emergency pharmacy. It s a big pharmacy so you will find anything from medecine to creams and other first care products. ”
  • 15 locals recommend
Miscellaneous Shop
“L'avenue la plus belle du monde, avec des boutiques célèbre. Comme Chanel, Cartier, ”
  • 6 locals recommend
City Hall
“2 Rue du Docteur Bauer 93400 Saint-Ouen lundi - samedi / monday to saturday : 08:30 - 21:00 dimanche / Sunday :08:30 - 13:00 Relativement grande superette. Tous les produits basics y sont présents. Quite big food shop where we can find all basic items. ”
  • 3 locals recommend
“A 24/7 pharmacy on the place de clichy. Next to it, the tabac shop is open late even on sundays”
  • 12 locals recommend
“You have certainly saw its towers in a Paris postcard ... Most likely to be appreciated from the Quai des Gevres or from the Pont du Palais”
  • 7 locals recommend
“Mazarine Library is the oldest public library in France. Open to readers and visitors ! Monday to Friday from 10am to 18pm .”
  • 8 locals recommend
“Un bibliothèque parfaite pour travailler aussi //// Great library, nice to work there ”
  • 8 locals recommend
  • 2 locals recommend
“Founded in 1895, Le Cordon Bleu Institute has been teaching the techniques and expertise inherited from the great names of French cuisine for 120 years. With a network of more than 35 schools in 20 countries, Le Cordon Bleu is the world’s leading network of Culinary Arts and Hotel Management institutes and trains 20 000 students of 100 nationalities every year. Le Cordon Bleu offers a wide range of short term culinary courses specially designed to appeal to all interests. The courses are either in the form of demonstrations (visual) or workshops (hands-on). Up to 16 people per practical room under the supervision of one of our Chefs to work on techniques and recipes from A to Z. ”
  • 4 locals recommend