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Find the perfect place for a tête-à-tête over petit dej, petit gateaux and the best steak frites this side of the Seine. On the rise like a superb soufflé, authentic French fare is adding a little ooh-la-la to stalwarts and newcomers from north to south. Wake up to baguettes and brioche in the city, lunch à la Rive Gauche at Southbank, and settle in for a southside soirée. Bon ap'!

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City

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La Belle Miette

Pick up a box of dainty French treats from La Belle Miette, purveyor of specialty macarons presented in boxes as tempting as the delicacies inside.

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Le Petit Gateau

Find perfectly executed favourites and modern multi-layered delicacies from award-winning French pastry chef Pierrick Boyer at this CBD niche.

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Hardware Societe

Prepare to queue for seriously Instagrammable breakfasts, traditional pastries and tantalising sweet treats at this ever-busy Parisian-style cafe.

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La Petite Creperie

Ease into a day of shopping with a long breakfast or pop in for a decadent lunchtime treat of salted caramel crepes with Five Senses Coffee.

Restaurants

Philippe

Become a regular at Philippe Mouchel's French bistro, which brings a touch of je ne sais quoi and rotisserie chook to the Paris End of Collins Street.

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Entrecôte City

Iconic Entrecôte City serves beef-loving diners its signature steak frites of grain-fed Black Angus porterhouse soaked in a delicious secret sauce.

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Southside

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Bistro Guillaume

Southbank becomes Rive Gauche as you prop up Guillaume's bar with a glass of Champagne or peruse a tight menu of French classics and wine.

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Jardin Tan

Stop by on your next lap of the Tan, during a botanical ramble with friends, or for a long, lazy lunch of dynamic French-Vietnamese fare.

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Chez Dré

Feast on French-inspired all-day brunch and fresh daily baked pastries. Think house-made brioche French toast, croques, omelettes and baguettes.

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France Soir

Experience classic Parisian bistro fare with a wine list and table service that is legendary at this Melbourne institution open more than 30 years.

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Entrecôte

Steak out pasture-fed Black Angus beef from Hopkins River at this Parisian steakhouse, where indecision is easily fixed – you're having steak frites.

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L'Hotel Gitan

Stop your caravan for classic French fare from the Reymond family – this elegant art deco hotel on Commercial Road has serious culinary pedigree.

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Northside

Cafes

Gontran Cherrier

Who are we to argue with uber-boulanger Gontran Cherrier, who's brought his perfect pastries to Smith Street and declared, "Let them eat croissants"?

Restaurants

Bon Ap'

Take a walk down Brunswick Street and pop into breezy Bon Ap' to get your fix of traditional French favourites without the white tablecloths.

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