Ideal for enjoying a drink and a snack at the same time, tapas bars are a popular choice. To help you and your friends share a good time together, Cityoki has made a selection of the best tapas bars in Paris.
Farago, the best contemporary style tapas bars
In the middle of the 10th arrondissement, you’ll enjoy the little Spanish dishes in this bar that is both designer and welcoming. Using produce directly procured from the Spanish makers, the delicious Spanish tapas, prepared by chef Fernando Canales are to be savoured lingeringly: Iberian ham, sweet peppers and sardines a la plancha. Le Farago, 11 Cour des Petites Ecuries, 75010 Paris.
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Etna, divine gourmet tapas
Just down the Rue Mazarine, this wine bar is a simply divine place where food lovers just won’t notice the time passing. In this room with bare beams and stone walls, patrons will love sampling the flavoursome tapas whilst sipping a glass or two of wine. Bellota, Iberian chorizo, homemade pate: with each tapas, its own accompanying wine! Etna, 33 rue Mazarine, 75006 Paris.
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Istr, a turf and surf aperitif
With its turf and surf tapas, the new oyster bar in Paris has a lot going for it. Located in the 3rd arrondissement, they serve juicy oysters, generous cocktails and attractive plates of tapas at the counter or in the bar that is smart without being precious. If you don’t like oysters, try their tapas: salmon gravlax, cauliflower tabouleh and steak tartare. Unusual and delicious creations! Istr, 41 Rue Notre-Dame de Nazareth, 75003 Paris.
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Jones, a range of Iberian flavours
This is truly the time to share; tapas hour is a key moment at Jones’. With its bare bones look, this bar opens its doors on to stone walls, bistro tables and visible pipes. It’s easy to let yourself go in these simple surroundings with their cosmopolitan tapas menu: creamed eel, focaccia with smoked mozzarella and brioche with black pudding. Good dishes for a successful Spanish aperitif! Jones, 43 Rue Godefroy-Cavaignac, 75011 Paris.
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