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Food in Shop, the favorite restaurants of fashionistas

Catering to fashionistas, the restaurants of fashion and lifestyle temples are filled with surprises at lunchtime.

Bellotta-Bellotta, at Printemps de l'Homme

An expert in Spanish gastronomy, Philippe Poulachon has set up a counter in this famed « Department Store » dedicated to fashion. On the stools, from which epicurians can watch superb hams being cut, or in the dining room, you will enjoy a wide range of top notch products, carefully selected to seduce gourmets. Count 40 €. www.bellota-bellota.com

Printemps restaurant Bellotta Bellotta - Paris
At Bellotta-Bellotta, you can choose anything you wish as a takeout order. © DR

Paris Bistrot, at Borgo Delle Tovaglie

In this flagship of the Marais, dedicated to decoration and table settings, made in Italy, the menu of course sets forth sun filled cuisine from the Boot. While browsing the aisles of table settings, lamps or bathroom accessories, here you can enjoy delicious pastas, risottos and tiramisus while sipping a Spritz. Count 35 €. www.borgodelletovaglie.com

Borgo Delle Tovaglie restaurant Paris Bistrot
Italian cheese and charcuteries are waiting for you to be cut up in thin tasty slices… © DR

La Paillotte, at Galeries Lafayette

Amongst the many eating offers scattered thoughout the most famous department store in the capital, the one overlooking the Parisian panorama is our favorite this summer. For its heavenly urban beach ambiance, but also for its terrific Med cuisine featuring salade niçoise, stuffed veggies and the real tarte tropézienne. Count 40 €. haussmann.galerieslafayette.com 

Galeries Lafayette restaurant La Paillotte - Paris
Between two fittings and a tanning session, settle on the terrace to taste specialties from the Great South. © DR

La La Cuisine, at the Sarah Lavoine boutique

The most trendy designer of the new Parisian decoration landscape has finally decided to keep its clients for lunch in its boutique on Place des Victoires. It even hosts chef Quentin Domange, who concocts the best of steamed cuisine, serving ultra fresh fish and seasonal products, just like home. Count 40 €. www.sarahlavoine.com

Sarah Lavoine restaurant La La Cuisine - Paris
Lunch with the new collections of Sarah Lavoine in hand, very tasty ! © DR

Primo Piano, at Bon Marché

Between two fittings of designer clothes, make a pit stop with an Italian accent in one of the most chic stores of the Left Bank. Monica Luciana and Lino de Simone, a duo of chefs, invite you here to discover Tuscany and to taste their homemade pasta al dente, bruschettas with gorgonzola,  tuna filets grilled with herbs and fruity pannacottas. Count 45€. www.24sevres.com

Le Bon Marché restaurant Primo Piano - Paris
In a decor setting forth Italian elegance, the sun filled cuisine is an ode to the Boot. © DR