Hg2 : The Hedonist

A Hedonist’s guide to…

Paris

Wanderlust
The Seine-side Wanderlust has finally brought some spark to the neglected 13th arrondissement. Since its founding, it’s quickly become the spot to drink, snack, and dance on the Austerlitz end of the river. 
The Art Room
A sophisticated interior and meticulously constructed cocktails herald a new trend in Parisian cocktail bars...
Social Club
Mortal or superhero wiggler or watcher you're bound to have a good night at the this social club.
Silencio Club
Sure to be a pilgrimage spot for design geeks, this classy number has been David Lynch's baby, and she's all grown up.
ShowCase
Find your way to the bar lose yourself in the crowd and dance until dawn.
Rex
Rex hosts international DJs and has a sound system worthy of their status.
Queen
One of Paris' most famous clubs on its most famous street.
Point Ephémère
Edgy urban and cultural; there should be more places like this.
Pink Paradise
Head to rue de Ponthieu for a lap dance in David Guetta's 'Pink Paradise'.
Pasta, Paris and DJ SLOK
Electronic music genius DJ Slok, shares his thoughts on pasta, Paris and the DJ game in this quick interview.
Nouveau Casino
Gigs start the week whilst serious club nights end it and Thursdays are caught somewhere in between. Carefully designed industrial space colonized by cool natives who are just as loyal to the same-owned Café Charbon next door perfectly placed fo
Music at Chatelet
This bustling area of the Marais is a constant buzz of conversation and music. While on your shopping spree stop at this busy metro station and enjoy some truly excellent musicians.
Mix Club
Ministry of Sound's residency in Paris - that says it all.
Maxim’s
Most will recognise this Parisian heritage brand but only a select few are able to grace its after hours events.
Lounge Bar
The lush bar within the design dedicated Hotel Pershing Hall.
Le VIP Room
Champagne and bling and all things 'in' that's what the VIP room is made of.
Le Regine
Slinky and sultry follow the crowd to Le Regine.
Le Redlight
David Guetta's club is all about go go go.
Le Raspoutine
Carnivalesque styling and a covert door policy make this the party for any A-lister in Paris.
Le Matignon
Surrealist designs meet typical Parisian opulence at this restaurant-lounge-bar for the rich and their model escorts.
Le Gambetta
Show your enthusiasm and keep the party going - power to the people.
Le Duplex
A very popular laid-back boys-only bar in Paris' vibrant gay quarter.
Le Divan du Monde
An eclectic line-up of music, art and film can be found in this opulent theatre.
Le ChaCha
Cha cha cha on down to the rue Berger where the civilized meets the unpredictable.
Le Carmen
Located in a beautiful building in the centre of Paris, Le Carmen has become the established favourite for fashion show after parties and wild-eyed nights
Le Cameleon
An atmospheric jazz club popular with young Parisians.
Le Bataclan
Small and intimate for a concert-hall it's big by club standards so plenty of room to dance.
Le Baiser Sale
'Salty' or not this is one kiss you want to pucker up for.
La Nuit Elastique
Rubber, latex, leather dress code. Enough said.
La Mecanique Ondulatoire
Three levels of retro new-wave fun.
La Maroquinerie
Grab a drink and catch a gig from a band that could turn out to be the next big thing.
La Flèche d’Or
This abandoned metro station has been given new lease of life by trendy art students.
La Bellevilloise
Lounge in a deckchair on an indoor lawn get a massage dance to electro - arty or not there's something for everyone.
L’Opa
Friendly staff and tasty cocktails ensure L'Opa is packed with young trendy things.
L’Attirail
Cheer on the unshaven accordionist who's probably drunker than you and be sure to bring a passport photo to pin on the already covered wall and leave a part of you (if not your heart) in Paris.
L’Arc Paris is Paris’ hottest night spot
You don't often get a club attached to a fine-dining restaurant, but then this is Paris. So head to L'Arc Paris for some beats with dinner.
L’Arc Paris
If any club could have revellers brazenly ripping off their Chanel blouses and sprawling suggestively on the dance floor, it's L'Arc Paris.
Glaz’art
Eclectic and homely with well-priced drinks, no wonder it attracts eager party people from all over Paris.
Franc Pinot de L’Île Saint Louis
This sophisticated jazz club is authentically smoke-filled and dimly lit
Folies Pigalle
This former strip club turns up the heat with house beats and laser shows.

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