Food at Le Meurice


#DCmoments Paris food guide

In Paris, French food is something to be celebrated, where chefs are proud of the authenticity of their dishes. The city is a landmark of culinary excellence, where visitors flock for the neighbourhood feel of its many charming restaurants.

Redefining the meaning of “bon appétit!”
a view of the Eiffel Tower from across the river

Ducasse sur Seine

For a new way of cruising down the River Seine, chef Alain Ducasse has launched the first 100% electric boat in Paris, docked at the Port Debilly overlooking the Eiffel Tower. Enjoy a memorable lunch or dinner as you glide through Paris in style.

Ideal for: Date, making an impression

a beautiful chocolate eclair of sorts for dessert

Used book café

The little red car outside Merci in Paris is one of the most popular Instagram shots in the city. At the front of this beloved concept store, and run by the same team, is Used Book Café. If you’re looking for a coffee or afternoon break from walking around the Marais, find yourself a quiet corner in this delightful book café and order their gourmet scones.

Ideal for: Solo, coffee with friends, relaxing

a salmon bagel with salad and sour cream
Used Book Cafe Merci Store
a bushy plant sits atop a shelf behind a set table

Restaurant David Toutain

Restaurant David Toutain has one of the most attractive interiors in Paris, with dark woods, elegant furniture and natural light streaming through. David previously worked at Arpège until he opened his own restaurant that currently holds two Michelin stars. A strong focus on vegetables and seasonal produce with perfect attention to detail makes each dish a true Parisian gastronomic experience.

Ideal for: Experimental, making an impression

Panoramic view of the Tuileries gardens and Louvre museum from Le Meurice, Paris
Portrait of James Thompson smiling
Food and beverage are taken very seriously at Dorchester Collection, which is why it’s such an honour to work with their team on the #DCmoments Food Guides and help their hotel guests navigate the incredible culinary scenes surrounding the legendary hotels.

James Thompson

Photographer and founder of Food Feels

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