Cinq-Mars: Romantic Traditional French Dinner Near the Musée D’Orsay

Restaurant: Cinq-Mars Area: 7ème arrondissement Come for: Traditional French Specialties: Blanquette de veau; pot-au-feu (quintessential French beef stew) Best for: Romantic dinner Price: $$ // 20 euros per main, generous portions Service: Attentive and friendly What we had: Hard boiled eggs with mayonnaise sauce (sort of like deviled eggs); veal blanquette (blanquette de veau--a very traditional French dish with a thick cream sauce and veggies); lamb stew with tomatoes (similar to tagine); mont blanc (super-sugary chestnut puree topped with whipped cream and caramelized nuts) A little taste: Looking for a dinner spot near the ... [Read More]