Akrame -- Anyone been?
re: Nancy S.
we have been to Le Bigarrade, Spring, L'Hedoniste, Chez Denise and Carte Blanche.
The most fantastic meal was in Le Bigarrade, though I must say, this restaurant is nothing for the people who expect or like the classical French cuisine. It is a kind of very unconventional. But our meal was fantastic and the 2 stars Michelin are really deserved.
I loved Akrame, and will definitely return next time in Paris. I also liked L'Hedoniste, especially nice is it if you get a table on the terrace. The food was interesting.
The most dissappointing was Spring, and it is really pity. They had the most people in the kitchen and in service from the all restaurants we have visited, but the food was uninspired, and the desserts the worst I have ever had in Paris, and I really have a rich experience. The service had no idea, what they were serving, the wines were pretty expensive. Only main course gave you an impression that D.Rose can cook if he wants to, and take enough time for the kitchen instead of for chatting with his guests.
Enjoy your time in July!