Café Kitsuné

On a sunny Tuesday I found spring has bloomed in Paris.. Yeahh … exciting … Paris is best in spring time, suddenly colour are bursting from every angle, the rive Seine twinkles in the sun, chairs are filled outside bistros and cafés with chatter and clinks of glasses, bright green tree leafs flutter, sunglasses on…

Soul Kitchen

Sitting high up on the 18tharrondissement of Paris on the hilly neighbourhood of Montmartre, an area known for its art scene and typical Parisian romantic air, you will spot at the corner of Rue Lamarck Soul Kitchen.  A wonderful vegetarian family friendly café and restaurant that has been serving scrumptious home cooked meals for 6…

3 Best cafés around the Eiffel Tower

Drum roll please…. It’s finally here! Ladies and gentlemen I give you the awaited café guide of Paris. The 3 best coffee shops around the Eiffel Tower. A KDP and Cups and Dishes joint venture bringing you the BEST cafés in the most attractive Parisian location. You all know and have read about how I have…

Eggs & Co

My favourite place to have breakfast / Brunch in Paris no doubt about it. This is the most warm welcoming place I have been to for breakfast. You can really feel their passion for serving good eggs here. The way the restaurant is decorated from egg shaped slat and paper shakes, to egg shaped light…

Republique of Coffee

I discovered this beautiful café by chance on a cold afternoon. I was heading home after my French conversation class and decided to walk to République and catch the metro from there. As I was walking I noticed a rather attractive modern café with a bicycle in front of it…. NOTE: this is a clear…

Aloha Café

Step into the tropical paradise. Step into a warm welcoming sanctuary. Step into a secret hide out in Paris. Step into wholesome homemade food. Sep into frothy coffee served in pastel coloured ceramic cups. Step into Aloha Café. This has got to be one of my all time best cafes in Paris. I truly love…

Umami Matcha Cafe

Behind Place de la République, where the grand bronze statue of Marianne stands (She is the representation of The French Republic, holding an olive branch on one hand and hold a tablet of human rights in another – something I found ironic since I don’t believe my human rights as a practising muslim is or will ever…

Fringe Café

Photography, Food, Love This is the philosophy or concept of Fringe. A truly unique cafe in the 3rd arrondissement of Paris. Fringe is not just a coffee bar. You will discover that it is a photography space for known and upcoming artists. With changing exhibits you are never bored with the art you are looking…

Peonies (Le Café Fleures)

Peonies Clémentine Lévy a beautiful young lady with flower power has opened up this unique cafe in the 10th arrondissement of Paris. A very rare thing to see; wild florist serving as a coffee shop. I told you on my ‘why cups’ page that Paris is truly exploding with new concept cafes and this is one…

Coffee Spoune

Coffee Spoune  One morning after the school run, I was walking to one of the cafés in the 11th Arrondissement when I noticed it was closed. Not deterred I walked further on knowing there was a newly opened one ahead. I am so glad I walked those extra steps. Why I hear you ask ? I…