Travels with a Gourmet

a food lover's travels, memorable meals, culinary trials and gastronomic experiences

Another day, another neighborhood bistro.  Midi Vins is located on a sunny corner of the rue Cherche-Midi and was recommended to us by the hotel’s manager.  We asked where we could go nearby for a simple lunch and he immediately suggested Midi Vins and told us to look for the owner Christelle.  After a short walk …

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One of the good things about staying in a local neighborhood is that you can pretty much find anything nearby.  Where we stayed, just off Cherche-Midi, in the 6th arrondissement is one such example.  The technical school nearby makes lunchtime busy with lots of students hanging around in cafes and little restaurants.  There’s a fantastic …

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