Hg2 : The Hedonist

A Hedonist’s guide to…


Au Passage
One for easygoing tapas lovers, Au Passage serves up healthy portions with even healthier glasses of wine.
Au P’tit Garage
A battered bar with a 50s twist and a laissez-faire attitude.
Au 35 rue Jacob
Au 35 rue Jacob has a delightful simplicity in both its food and décor.
Atelier Cologne
Tres chic store that offers a new take on the traditional eau de Cologne...
Astier de Villatte
Beautiful and scented are the wares at Astiers.
A publishers outlet specialising in books we would all love for our coffee tables.
A place for the art books and the fashion magazines to rub shoulders.
Serene, spacey surrounds for a facial or hammam treatment next door to the Ritz.
Bored at the idea of a normal pool? Those in the know head to Aquaboulevard for the wave machines and waterslides, not to mention the saunas.
April 77
All the beautiful young things wear jeans from April 77.
Subdued elegance and food to make your taste buds tingle.
Chic basics.
Antoine et Lili
Making all aspects of life beautiful - Antoine et Lili.
Did you come to Paris unprepared for a sprinkling of rain? Don't worry, Antoine will rescue you.
Antik Batik
Hippy-dippy fabulous.
Anne Semonin
Pamper yourself with a treatment or two at this sleek and sophisticated spa.
This established cafe oozes a nostalgic charm - as well as providing sumptuous cakes.
Andy Wahloo
Arabesque meets pop-art in this funky and fashionable Marais haunt.
This atmospheric laid back South American restaurant is a carnivore's dream come true.
Ami Paris
Preppy but sophisticated Parisian menswear in a super-cool, contemporary space...
American Apparel
The perfect little bistro, full of character and quintessentially French.
Alexandra Sojfer
A paradise of parasols, parapluies and canes using antique techniques to create new products. A veritable time capsule of elegance. 
Akrame Restaurant
This restaurant turns out gorgeous, surprising courses that are built around seasonal produce. The 4 and 6 course tasting menus can be partnered with accompanying wine pairings.
Agnès B
Whether you want something basic or something classic, this is the place to go.
Agapé Substance
A destination for diners seeking cutting-edge gastronomy. Seasonal ingredients are selected on a daily basis. Guests can watch the magic unfold from the vantage point of the bar at the open kitchen.
All your denim needs solved by the Swedes.
Extremely feminine casual and smart wear from the likes of Thakoon and James Perse; jewellery and lingerie stocked too. Perfect for browisng with friends, or even to gossip over a coffee with the boutique owners.
A Pick of the Best Autumn 2012 Events
A Marilyn Monroe global city tour
With the upcoming release of My Week with Marilyn, we decided to compile a guide to a worldwide tour of all things Marilyn Monroe.
A Lady in London – Julie Falconer Talks About Her Home CIty
A chat with Ecclestone Square Hotel’s Olivia Byrne
As she prepares to take on the role of company director at the Ecclestone Square Hotel, Olivia Byrne sits down with Hg2 to share her best bits of London.
6 Paul Bert
A delightful restaurant with the appearance of a modern bistro.
Stylishly authentic Moorish décor and faultless food.
An innovative and internationally inclusive venture aiming to bridge the gap between art producers and the public.

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