Au Rocher de Cancale

Cuisine: European, French

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Opened in 1846 this is one of the neighborhood's longest standing and most richly historical restaurants. Opened when the rue St. Denis and rue Montorgueil were largely just foot paths, this...  Read More

  • 2nd Arrondissement - Montorgueil's Best Restaurants: "Rue Montorgueil was once known as the place to buy oysters. At the time of the opening of this restaurant in the mid-1840s Parisian oyster consumption was up to six million dozen oysters per year. For a city of 1 million inhabitants, that equals 25 dozen oysters per person."

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