Bars & Pubs

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

The ten best outdoor terraces in Paris
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The ten best outdoor terraces in Paris

The best non-touristy spots to enjoy a drink in the open air this autumn.

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Latest bar reviews

Le Sanz
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Le Sanz

Day or night, newly-Christened Le Sanz is full of life.

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L'Apollo
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L'Apollo

L'Apollo is just the breath of fresh air Montparnasse needs.

Time Out says
  • 4 out of 5 stars
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La Vieille Pie
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La Vieille Pie

This lively beer bar in the 18th hums with custom all day long.

Time Out says
  • 5 out of 5 stars
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Pavillon Puebla
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Pavillon Puebla

Take in the Parc des Buttes-Chaumont views, cocktail in hand.

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

Cocktails
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Cocktails

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

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Beer
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Beer

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

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Board games
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Board games

From French dictation to Star Wars-themed sushi.

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Cheap drinks
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Cheap drinks

Affordable but still fun.

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Cinema culture
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Cinema culture

Movies and booze.

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Dancing
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Dancing

Because what’s drinking without a dancefloor?

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Gay nightlife
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Gay nightlife

The Marais and beyond.

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Jazz
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Jazz

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

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Late nights
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Late nights

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

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Open fires
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Open fires

Almost as warming as whisky.

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Secret
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Secret

Offbeat gems that are overlooked by the mainstream.

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Sports
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Sports

Alternatie bars that screen sports on a regular basis.

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Table football
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Table football

Baby-foot!

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Tapas
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Tapas

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

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Terraces
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Terraces

Sun traps with great views for summer tipples.

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Theatre
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Theatre

Encore!

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Wine
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Wine

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

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