Reviews of reviews: The week of February 23rd 2015
Monday-Tuesday, in A Nous Paris, Alexis Chenu reviewed 4 Greek places:
Tuesday in Le Fooding, Yves Nespoulous reviewed the Chinese Huabu in the 9th.
Wednesday in Figaroscope, Emmanuel Rubin, in his Hache Menu, went to the aforementioned Juste Le Zinc. Then he followed with his usual five reviews giving 2 hearts to 4 places: L’Adalie, 33, rue de l’Abbe-Gregoire in the 6th, 01.42.22.66.09, closed Sundays & Mondays, which at 18 and 22 lunches and a la carte 45-55 E dinners, serves items such as a perfect egg, crunchy sweetbreads and black forrest ; the « post-modern brasserie » Grand Central, 5, rue Curial in the 19th, 01.42.05.38.40, closed Mondays, open til 7 PM (9h30 Fri & Sat) with a 16.50 formula at lunch and 40 E a la carte for items such as a terrine, lentils and sausage and profiteroles ; the Yam’Tcha Boutique, 4, rue Sauval in the 1st, 01.40.26.06.06, closed Mondays and Tuesdays, serving baos (Chinese burgers) of pork, shrimp and a chocolate ball ; and the Italian pizza place Il Posto in the 20th. Finally he gave one heart to the « snack and spleen » place World Cantine in the 1st.
Figaroscope’s Dossier this week was written by Alice Bosio and Hugo de Saint Phalle and Colette Monsat discussed “Faubourg” places :
52 Faubourg St-Denis
And also Urfa Durum
Ancienne Maison Gradelle
Ratapoil du Faubourg
Cafe Pinson 2
Wednesday, also, Heidi Ellison in Paris Update reviewed the aforementioned "no fuss fusion by the canal" Siseng in the 10th.
Thursdays in L’Express, Charles Patin O'Coohoon reviewed the previously mentioned La Faille in the 2nd and François-Régis Gaudry covered the new bistro a vin La Poudriere, 58, promenade du Verger, in Issy-les-Moulineaux (Hauts-de-Seine), 01.46.45.87.29, closed Monday nights, calling it « canon » for its charcuterie-cheese platter (26 E) as well as 15 E on weekday lunches (25 and 32 dinners), apéros tapas (5-7 E each), and 25 E brunch Sundays.
Saturday in Figaro, Hadrien Gonzales told of the recovery of the oyster beds and focused on Gary Dorr’s Bar a Huitres’ restaurants in Paris and Stephane Durand-Souffland wrote up Atmospheres in Le Bourget-le-Lac.
Sunday, Genevieve Pardo in the JDD reviewed three places already mentioned here :
La Dispensa (8/10)
Le Verre vole sur mer (8.5)