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Top store recommendations from locals

Ice Cream Shop
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“best ice cream in town stop at the café for the nice view on the bridge best place to sit on the Island Saint Louis”
  • 187 locals recommend
Bookshop
“The bookstore has been at its current location since 1951 in the heart of Paris and is a must visit for all book lovers, especially for those looking for books in English. ”
  • 93 locals recommend
Bakery
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“you might have heard of kayser every parisian has once lined up for an hour to get their 'monge tradition' called after the street. They've since opened a few in paris and a few more abroad, but the real one is 100 meters from home!”
  • 32 locals recommend
Pedestrian Plaza
“Village St-Paul is situated just few steps from the Ile Saint-Louis, one of the major cultural centers in Paris, filled with wonderful museums and « Hôtels Particuliers » typical of the 16th and 17th centuries.”
  • 37 locals recommend
Bistro
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“Saint-Germain-des-Prés est le quartier des éditeurs...Plongez-vous dans cette ambiance littéraire aux Editeurs. Saint-Germain-des-Prés is the quarter of publishers… Feel its literary atmosphere at the Editeurs Café restaurant. ”
  • 22 locals recommend
Coffee Shop
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“A great espresso bar with good coffee, a calm vibe (lots of people getting work done) and no more than a 15 minute walk from a lot of the best-known tourist attractions in Paris.”
  • 36 locals recommend
Cheese Shop
“Laurent Dubois is the equivalent to cheese of a grand chef. He selects the best producers, he creates nice mixes. He is specialized in goat cheese. Incredible experience to taste. ”
  • 22 locals recommend
Bakery
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“An unforgettable view of Notre-Dame cathedral and a quintessentially traditional restaurant serving classic dishes from the gastronomic hall of fame, including legendary Challans duck. Formal, elegant service, like in the old days. Superb wine list. (Michelin Guide)”
  • 30 locals recommend
Pharmacy
“One of the cheapest and probably the biggest pharmacy in Paris : premium cosmetic brands at lower prices. Crowded : prefer mornings.”
  • 26 locals recommend
Chocolate Shop
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“The best chocolate in the universe. Try it. Take some home. You won’t regret it. ”
  • 27 locals recommend
Corner Shop
  • 6 locals recommend
Bakery
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“Great Bread & Croissants but this is the place to try some delicious & delicate pastries! Open daily 7am-10pm ”
  • 14 locals recommend
Grocery or Supermarket
“Grocery store. Has a salad bar and eating area if you need a quick and healthy bite”
  • 11 locals recommend
Trattoria/Osteria
“Great pub, probably one of the biggest in Paris, nice ambiance, cool sharing cocktails, open 24h/24, agreeable lounge music. Kitchen opened all night, if ever you are starved at 4am”
  • 22 locals recommend
Crêperie
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“Best crepe in Paris - on one of my favorite streets. Be prepared to wait in line. ”
  • 20 locals recommend
Tea Room
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“Dans un cadre unique, le magasin Mariage Frères propose un vaste choix de thés du monde entier. Une bonne idée pour rapporter un petit cadeau de Paris.”
  • 15 locals recommend