The coolest Parisian bar openings of 2017

Bottoms up - here are our favourite trendy new drinking destinations from 2017 so far
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By Megan Carnegie Brown |
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In partnership with France.fr and Paris je t'aime.

Life moves pretty fast – and it moves even faster if you're a Parisian bar hopper. To keep you up to speed with the coolest openings on the scene, we've put together a little imbibing hitlist. Whatever your poison, there's sure to be a bar clamouring for your custom. Happy boozing!

1
Blue Bird
Bars and pubs, Cocktail bars

Bluebird

icon-location-pin Charonne

Who's it for? Charles Bukowski fans – or just those who love a good tipple. 

What should I order? Milanese barman Flavio Angiolho's Negroni.

Where? 12 Rue Saint-Bernard, 11th

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2
Outland
Bars and pubs

Outland

icon-location-pin Roquette

Who's it for? Craft beer aficionados. 

What should I order? A Murica IPA, made by the Outland brewery.

Where? 6 Rue Emile Lepeu, 11th

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3
Fitzgerald bar à cocktails speakeasy
Bars and pubs, Cocktail bars

Fitzgerald

icon-location-pin 7e arrondissement

Who's it for? Any funseeker who happens to find themselves in the 7th.  

What should I order? A smoked Negroni, which looks like it could be straight out of the pages of Harry Potter novel.  

Where? 54 Boulevard de la Tour-Maubourg, 7th

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4
Bars and pubs, Cocktail bars

Solera

icon-location-pin 5e arrondissement

Who's it for? Adventurous drinkers who don't mind crossing to the left bank to quench their thirst.  

What should I order? The refreshing and flavourful Belize.

Where? 283 Rue Saint-Jacques, 5th

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5
Blv
Bars and pubs, Cocktail bars

BLV

icon-location-pin Belleville

Who's it for? Bourgeois-bohemians with a thing for craft cocktails.

What should I order? An Old Fashioned and the beef tataki.

Where? 106 boulevard de Belleville, 20th

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6
Bars and pubs, Cocktail bars

Istr

icon-location-pin Arts et Métiers

Who's it for? Oyster fanatics with a healthy bank balance. 

What should I order? A dozen Istr oysters and a house cocktail. 

Where? 41 Rue Notre Dame de Nazareth, 3rd

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7
Monsieur Antoine
Bars and pubs, Cocktail bars

Monsieur Antoine

icon-location-pin Saint-Ambroise

Who's it for? The menu changes every weeks so it's perfect for anyone bored of usual cocktail culprits.

What should I order? Peat whiskey with tomato juice – basically a hardcore Bloody Mary.

Where? 17 Avenue Parmentier, 11th

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8
La Colonie
Bars and pubs, Wine bars

La Colonie

icon-location-pin Poissonnière

Who's it for? Culture vultures who love a debate as much as they love a double rum.

What should I order? Couscous (on the house) and a glass of red.

Where? 128 Rue la Fayette, 10th

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9
Le Cinquième Sens
Bars and pubs, Cocktail bars

Le Cinquième Sens

icon-location-pin Quartier latin

Who's it for? Anyone who's ever said the Left Bank is 'dead'.

What should I order? The chocolatey Trinidad Old Fashioned.

Where? 1 Rue Dante, 5th

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10
Bonhomie
Bars and pubs, Tapas bars

Bonhomie

icon-location-pin Poissonnière

Who's it for? Trendsetters who loved Lulu White and Little Red Door.

What should I order? The light and fragrant Le Bonhomie, with grapefruit, Suze and black salt. 

Where? 22 Rue d'Enghien, 10th

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