Bars & Pubs

All the best Paris bars and pubs, including bar reviews and editors’ picks

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The best outdoor bars in Paris

Where to catch a shot of sunshine on the French capital’s finest terraces.

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Secret bars

Come here to eat, drink, dance, rap, be rapped at, unwind to smooth jazz, then start all over again come the early hours.

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Table football bars

The best places to go for a pint and a game or three.

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Bars with board games

Everything from brain-bending French dictation to Star Wars-themed sushi.

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Best gay bars

There's fun to be had any night of the week.

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Latest bar reviews

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Le 49.3

Sample an impressive array of beers and spirits in a comfortable setting.

Time Out says
  • 4 out of 5 stars
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La Nouvelle Comédie

A local Montreuil bar with rock'n'roll and North African vibes.

Time Out says
  • 5 out of 5 stars
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El Tast

A Spanish charcuterie and alehouse in the 18th.

Time Out says
  • 4 out of 5 stars
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The best Paris bars for...

Cocktails

For dedicated followers of fashion, these hip mixology dens deliver the goods.

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Tapas

Peanuts are so passé – complement your apéro with these superior nibbles.

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Wine

Have your grape expectations thoroughly met at these temples to quality vino.

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Beer

Beer merchants and craft breweries have got Paris's drinking scene on the hop.

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Late nights

Where to head for those nights that you never want to end.

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Jazz

Dive bars and jazz clubs celebrating the best in Paris jazz.

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Dancing

Because what's drinking without a dancefloor?

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Secrets

Offbeat gems that are overlooked by the mainstream.

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Terraces

Sun traps with great views for summer tipples.

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