Hg2 : The Hedonist

A Hedonist’s guide to…

Paris

Le Severo
With its incredible streaks, hot and crispy French fries and flawless wine list, it's not hard to see why many have named Le Severo the best steakhouse in Paris.
Le Sainte Marthe
There's nowhere better to soak up the atmosphere of this enchanting area.
Le Rousseau
There is a subdued elegance at this popular left-bank haunt.
Sur Mesure Par Thierry Marx
Situated in a modernist white dining room with futuristic wave-shaped walls courtesy of Patrick Jouin, the restaurant turns out delicate, light-handed, and artfully arranged plates.
Robert et Louise
Feel at home with an open fire and quintessentially French dishes.
Au Pied de Fouet
Wonderful unpretentious French cuisine and lovely staff.
Pavillon Des Lettres
A novel urban retreat in the heart of Paris's most decadent shopping, proving brains and beauty can go hand-in-hand.
Au 35 rue Jacob
Au 35 rue Jacob has a delightful simplicity in both its food and décor.
Apicius
Subdued elegance and food to make your taste buds tingle.
Murano Urban Resort
A hotel in which you need make-up for breakfast, The Murano Urban Resort is more bling than boho.
Anahi
This atmospheric laid back South American restaurant is a carnivore's dream come true.
Allard
The perfect little bistro, full of character and quintessentially French.
Montalembert
One of Paris's first boutique hotels, the Montalembert has a sense of maturity.
404
Stylishly authentic Moorish décor and faultless food.
Mama Shelter
Affordable hip and funky hotel to the east of the city centre.
Le Placide
This modish hotel is a welcome contrast to the more traditional ones in the area.
Le Meurice
The grand splendour of the space will delight the senses as much as the gastronomy.
Le Faubourg
Although part of a hotel chain, Le Faubourg is elegantly decorated in theme of Haute Couture.
Le Dauphin
Small boutique hotel in Paris's business district.
Le Bristol
Le Bristol has had a face-lift including a new bar and in-house fashion shows.
La Reserve Paris
With one of the world's best concierge services only a phone call away, renting an apartment in Paris has never been so accommodating.
La Maison Champs Elysees
Perfectly located between the Grand Palais and Avenue Montaigne in the heart of the ‘Golden Triangle’, La Maison Champs Elysees is a hotel with infinite style and elegance. 
La Belle Juliette
Fabulous contemporary Parisian boutique hotel in the centre of the Left Bank...
Kube Hotel
You may be forgiven for thinking that you're staying in a club...
Keppler
Glamorous stylish hotel with gym, rooftop terrace suites and some views to the Eiffel Tower.
Hotel Thoumieux
A slightly zany but eminently comfortable boutique, in a great location.
Hotel Seven
Paris’s Left Bank keeps getting trendier as evidenced by this uniquely interactive design Hotel Seven.  
Hotel Particulier Montmartre
A work of art in itself this hotel is well worth a look.
Bel Ami
The ultra modern minimalism is an alternative to endless period features.
Le Murano
A funky restaurant serving modern French fare with an international twist.
Le Miroir
Old-school feel with new style classics close to Gare du Nord.
Les Editeurs
This library/restaurant/bar is naturally a great place to sit with a book or a newspaper.
Le Jules Verne
Enjoy fabulous food and views from 125m up the Eiffel Tower.
Le Sherry Butt
Le Sherry Butt, poised on the white-hot edge of the Bastille and Marais, is one of the new reliables: a chic and on-trend spot that turns out a roster of artisanal cocktails but still manages to feel like a cosy neighbourhood boite.
Le Fumoir
A Sunday institution where eggs Benedict compliment a perfectly made Bloody Mary.
Le Cristal Room
The menu is as glistening as the chandeliers. Worth visiting if only for the novelty toilets.
Le Rubis
Quirky Le Rubis is ideal for early evening drinks‰Û_.
Le Comptoir du Relais
Famous chef Yves Camdeborde wanted to get back to basics when he opened this tiny left bank restaurant. The old school décor harks back to Paris' golden age (although it's new) as does the unpretentious mouth-watering food.
Le Rendezvous des Amis
This bar is populated with the genuine folk of La Butte.
Le Pub Saint-Germain
More bar than pub this drinking establishment is is open 24/7.

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