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Paris rue Saint-Honoré : fashion, food and drink too

Paris rue Saint-Honoré is all fashion stores and its climax is definitely Colette, the still in style concept-store. But sometimes, having been up and down its three floors, you might feel for something else than nice people pictures, water and wi fi in the basement water bar.

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Then you go up rue du Marché Saint-Honoré. The market itself has kept the shape of Paris covert food markets, but it’s all glass and metal, it looks like a ghost market.

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Don’t fear, you’re not going to starve nor thirst for a tasteful drink.

Feeling for oysters or great sea-food? Stop at the Ecume Saint-Honoré, which offers a great selection of all this. You can choose what you want, and have a sea lunch on the spot, in the middle of the shop.

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If you prefer a more intimate and exotic setting, just pass a veil curtain and sit in the tiny back dining room.

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Yearning for a genuine old Paris place, le Rubis is the utmost typical wine bar.

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Here you can taste good wines, have some traditional french snack, and meet cheerful neighborhood people, who remind you that place du Marché Saint-Honoré once there was a real market, and a real social life.

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Colette, 213 rue Saint-Honoré 75001 Paris, Métro Tuileries.

For all information, go to : http://www.colette.fr/

L’Ecume Saint-Honoré, 6 rue du Marché Saint-Honoré, Métro Tuileries, Tel : 33 (0) 1 42 61 93 87. Closed on Mondays and Sundays. shop opened 9.30 to 20, tasting 11 to 19, Fridays and Saturdays up to 22.

Le Rubis, 10 rue du Marché Saint-Honoré, métro Tuileries, tel :33(0)1 42 61 03 34. Saturday afternoon and Sunday closed.