Les Deux Magots

Cuisine: European, French

Price Range: $$

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If you are wondering what a magot is, or why there are two of them, just step inside the iconic cafe and bear witness to the statues of two Chinese magi, or wise men, presiding over the center of the...  Read More


  • Romantic Dining: "This anchor of a Saint Germain des Pres cafe has lost none of its luster or grandeur over the century it has reigned here in Paris. Now its Thursday night jazz nights have revived it, even more, becoming the place to soak in a bit of jazz and enjoy a glass of whatever suits you. And you needn't even indulge in dinner to sit inside and listen to jazz music. But dinner here is always a good idea, with such classics as grilled salmon or duck served with new potatoes on the menu. A prize was created - Prix Des Deux Magots - and eponymously named for the best talent and original work. But you don't have to be a writer or artist to soak up some of the Saint-Germain des Pres atmosphere."
  • Best for Romantic Dining Because: This one of the Parisian dining institutions that are so classic that it is as much a pilgrimage as visiting Le Louvre or Eiffel Tower.

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