Becoming a model in Paris – having breakfast at the Seine, drinking coffee at Notre-Dame, brunch in Montmartre, in Paris there are cafés on every corner. As a model in Paris you want to have a coffee or a light breakfast before your jobs. We’ll tell you in which cafés you can do that best and where you should definitely try a snack for in between.
Breakfast in Paris: Top 10 Cafés
Paris is probably known for its delicious pastries: croissants, baguettes, cakes. You’ll find bakeries and cafés all over the city streets, but where can you find the best treats? With so much to choose from, it can be quite difficult to decide. We as a model agency have picked out our top 10 cafés in Paris.
Jozi Café: Poppy and lemon cake & delicious coffee
This cute café is just around the corner from the Panthéon and not far from Notre-Dame Cathedral. Here you can have a really excellent breakfast or enjoy a piece of poppy seed or lemon cake for lunch with one of the best coffees in France, as described by guests.
4.8 / 5.0 (638 ratings on Google)
- Address: 3 Rue Valette, 75005 Paris, France
- Phone: +33 6 12 32 02 67
- Opening hours: Mon-Fri from 8:00-17:00, Sat & Sun from 9:00-17:00
This is where you’ll find the café:
You can sit outside in front of the Jozi Café:
Café Oberkampf: Bowls, Muesli & Avocado Bread
This café is perfect for an afternoon snack, a nice brunch or a quick lunch break. For breakfast they have delicious bowls, cereals, yogurt and great breads. When you’re here you have to try the delicious avocado bread!
4.6 / 5.0 (613 ratings on Google)
- Address: 3 Rue Neuve Popincourt, 75011 Paris, France
- Phone: +33 1 43 55 60 10
- Opening hours: Mon-Sun 9:00-16:00
Café Oberkampf is located here:
This is what it looks like on the street in front of the café:
Good News Coffee Shop: Vegan & gluten-free
The Good News Coffee Shop is a cute little shop where you can also have a wonderful breakfast. They serve really good coffee and avocado toast, which you shouldn’t miss. There are also some gluten-free and vegan dishes on the menu.
4.7 / 5.0 (254 ratings on Google)
- Address: 27 bis Rue Mademoiselle, 75015 Paris, France
- Opening hours: Mon-Fri from 8:30-17:00, Sat-Sun from 10:00-17:00
This is where the Good News Coffee Shop is located:
Explore the area around the café:
Le Peloton Café: Super waffles
This café is located just a few steps from the Seine, as well as a few meters from Notre Dame Cathedral. This place has possibly the best waffles in Paris! The owner from New Zealand is very friendly and you can also get good tea or coffee here.
4.6 / 5.0 (600 ratings on Google)
- Address: 17 Rue du Pont Louis-Philippe, 75004 Paris, France
- Phone: +33 6 24 58 02 15
- Opening hours: Mon-Sun from 9:00-17:30, Sat-Sun from 9:00-18:00
Here you will find the peloton:
Boat Café: Cake, Coffee & Tea
Boot Café has 20,000 subscribers on Instagram and is a small, intimate café with delicious cakes, tea and coffee. The café got its name from the fact that there used to be a shoe shop in the shop, the old vintage sign even still hangs on the outside of the facade.
4.6 / 5.0 (418 ratings on Google)
- Address: 19 Rue du Pont aux Choux, 75003 Paris, France
- Phone: +33 1 73 70 14 57
The café is located here:
Café Soucoupe: Salads & Organic Ingredients
This café is especially popular at lunchtime and places great emphasis on quality organic ingredients. Here you can get many delicious salads, good risotto and freshly baked cakes for dessert. The marble and banana cake is especially recommended.
4.6 / 5.0 (80 reviews on Google)
- Address: 33 Rue du Faubourg Poissonnière, 75009 Paris, France
- Phone: +33 1 48 00 93 64
- Opening hours: Mon-Fri 8:00-16:00
Café Soucoupe can be found here:
Alma the Chimney Cake Factory
If you’re looking for good cake, you’ve come to the right place! As well as great coffee and breakfast, you’ll find some really tasty and innovative cakes to indulge in. The café is especially known for its chimney rolls, which are great for sharing.
4.6 / 5.0 (464 ratings on Google)
- Address: 59 Boulevard Beaumarchais, 75003 Paris, France
- Phone: +33 9 66 84 57 34
- Opening hours: Mon, Wed-Fri from 8:00-18:00, Sat-Sun from 10:00-18:00.
Here you will find Alma the Chimney Cake Factory:
Partisan Café Artisanal: Small breakfast
This café is perfect for the “small breakfast”. The interior is rather rustic and “industrial”, which gives the whole café a certain charm. If you’re looking for a good coffee on the run, this place is the perfect place to go!
4.5 / 5.0 (409 reviews on Google)
- Address: 36 Rue de Turbigo, 75003 Paris, France
- Opening hours: Mon-Fri from 8:30-17:00, Sat-Sun from 9:00-17:00
This is where the café is located:
Cloud Cakes: Vegan Café
This 100% vegan coffee shop has 11,000 subscribers on Instagram and is located near the Châtelet Les Halles shopping centre and the Musée du Louvre. Vegan croissants, a huge selection of cakes and tarts, and delicious coffee and juices await you here.
4.6 / 5.0 (967 ratings on Google)
- Address: 6 Rue Mandar, 75002 Paris, France
- Phone: +33 1 42 33 95 45
- Opening hours: Mon-Sat 9:00-17:00
Cloud Cakes can be found here:
La Bossue: Brunch in Montmartre
If you like brunch, La Bossue is the place for you! Located near Montmartre, this cute café offers an excellent range of pastries and a really incredible brunch buffet that you really shouldn’t miss.
4.7 / 5.0 (558 ratings on Google)
- Address: 9 Rue Joseph de Maistre, 75018 Paris, France
- Phone: +33 9 81 72 65 59
- Opening hours: Wed-Thu from 11:00-18:00, Fri from 8:00-18:00, Sat-Sun from 09:00-18:00.
La Bossue is located here:
Paris cafés in the conclusion
Vegan cakes, tasty coffee, excellent brunch, delicious waffles – nowhere else in the world can you possibly have such a good breakfast as in Paris. Here, every shop has something special and if you’re lucky, you might find your favourite undiscovered café in a little side street that no one in Paris knows about yet!