The Butte aux Cailles is one these parisian neighbourhood that kept a village soul.
Rue Alphan, Passage Barrault and Passage Sigaud are 3 typical streets of this village-like. These paved streets are full of charm and rise the Butte. It’s a real movie set !
The Rue Daviel hides 40 half-timbered alsatian style houses allotment built in 1912 by the architect Jean Walter. To see for the charm and the intimate atmosphere that reveals.
La Petite Alsace 10 Rue Daviel – 75013 Paris
Just across the Petite Alsace is the Villa Daviel : a lovely paved alley lined of houses : we enjoy the greenery of the gardens well kept by the residents and the bright colors of the shutters.
Villa Daviel 7 Rue Daviel – 75013 Paris
At the 5th Place Paul Verlaine you can find the swimming-pool of the Butte, in an art deco style. It is ranked historical monument thanks to the 17 meters arch. Tiles with a “subway” look, stools in concrete, it is the atmosphere of the old Paris ! The pool also has an exterior side for good days.
Piscine de la Butte aux Cailles 5 Place Paul Verlaine – 75013 Paris
The Ali Baba cave that makes books lovers salivate. If you want to find rare editions, ancient books and pocket books at broken prices, this bookshop is made for you. And if books are not your cup of tea, no worries, you can always find dvd box and still at low prices.
La Petit Caverne 6 rue du Moulin des Prés – 75013 Paris
We bzzzz of love for the honey that came from the 30 hives implanted in the parisian region by the beekeeper Jean-Jacques Schakmundès. Not only for the honey and the jelly, taste the mustard and the treats and become a beekeeper with the material sell in this shop.
Les Abeilles 21 rue de la Butte aux Cailles – 75013 Paris
Get crazy for the pastel shades objects of this pretty shop. Cup of tea, candelsticks, jewelry… They all invite you to regard yourself of a long walk !
Drôle d’Oiseau 4 rue Wurtz – 75013 Paris
EAT & DRINK
The must of the Butte aux Cailles stays the Chez Galdines restaurant. For a delicious basque and south-west of France cook but at reasonable price, the adress is a keeper. Be careful, the wait can be long and the reservations are not possible.
Chez Gladines Butte-Aux-Cailles 30 rue des cinq Diamants – 75013 Paris
If you are looking for a bistro with a large terrace, a retro decoration and good food, we found the perfect spot. Vegan dishes, burgers, salads and entrecotes, everyone will be satisfied. Biological wines and cocktails are also on the menu for friends nights.
La Butte aux Piafs 31 Boulevard Auguste Blanqui – 75013 Paris
To have a drink, we suggest the institution the Butte night life. Colored decoration and animated, you will see the painting of the movie Le Père Noël est une Ordure and listen to varied music : it is a sure value !
Le Merle Moqueur 11 rue de la Butte aux Cailles – 75013 Paris