The 10 chicest fashionable restaurants and cafes in the world your Instagram will thank you for
From Ralph’s restaurant in Paris to Tiffany’s Blue Box cafe in London, these are the finest fashion-focused restaurants around the world that are a feast for the eyes – see photos
From Ralph’s Restaurant in Paris to Tiffany’s Blue Box Café in London, when your Instagram feed needs a boost, nothing beats a stunning, fashion-focused restaurant.
Luckily for us, some of the biggest luxury brands in the world, including Prada and Dior to name a few, have combined style and taste (literally) to provide a feast for the eyes, for those who want to drink and dine somewhere nothing short of spectacular.
Here are 10 of the world’s most amazing fashionable restaurants and cafes:
1) Monsieur Dior – Dior – Paris
Jennifer Lopez and Ben Affleck recently dined here while on their honeymoon in Paris, and that’s no surprise. One of the hottest dining spots in the world, the restaurant has been recently renovated and the menu is based on the Maison’s founder, ahem, it’s Mr. Christian Diorfavorite recipes. There is also a separate patisserie for tea time. How classy.
30 Montaigne, Paris
2) Bar Luce – Prada – Milano
Located at the entrance of the Fondazione building Prada, Bar Luce in Milan is the brainchild of the luxury Italian fashion house. Their spectacular café serves cakes, cocktails and sandwiches and aims to recreate the atmosphere of a typical Milanese café. The gorgeous 1950s pastel-style decor comes courtesy of iconic director Wes Anderson, who designed the bar in 2015, saying “While I think it would make a really good movie set, I think it would be a even better for writing a film. I tried to turn it into a bar that I would like to spend my own non-fictional afternoons in.”
2 Largo Isarco, Milan
3) Thomas’ Café – Burberry – London
Located in their Regent Street flagship, the very charming Thomas’ Cafe serves afternoon tea and other British classics, what to expect from Burberry. The brand is almost synonymous with classic British taste and style. Come for the scones and stay for the newspapers and a cozy refuge from the London rain outside.
5 Vigo Street, London
4) Ralph’s – Ralph Lauren – Paris
Emily in Paris would belong at Ralph’s. The eponymous Ralph Lauren The restaurant offers quintessential American cuisine, think burgers, crab cake and Maryland-style waffles, in a luxurious Parisian setting. The court gets extra applause for their Insta appeal. Mr. Lauren himself said: “I want this to be the best restaurant of its kind in Paris, offering excellent American cuisine in the most beautiful and romantic setting. It offers gracious hospitality with glamorous but sophistication. informal.”
173 Boulevard Saint Germain, Paris
Located on the 10th floor of the Chanel Immeuble Ginza, Beige by Alain Ducasse is where you will find French cuisine with Japanese influences. The restaurant was founded in 2004, a collaboration between the French luxury brand and Ducasse Paris. “The ‘simple and elegant’ spirit that the two share is expressed in every detail of the cuisine and decor,” the restaurant said in a statement posted on its website. The elegant beige decor theme is unmistakably Chanel, with the dining chairs even upholstered in the luxury house’s signature tweed.
Beige by Alain Ducasse
Chanel Ginza building, Tokyo,
Vanitas – Versace – Dubai
Versacethe gastronomic offer of dubai serves carefully prepared classic Italian cuisine. Located in the Palazzo Versace, facing Dubai Creek, the restaurant’s charming interiors provide the perfect setting for a date night. They also organize special entertainment on Sunday evenings with a Sicilian theme.
Vanitas Palazzo Versace,
Jaddaf Waterfront – Dubai
Rose Bakery – Comme des Garçons – London
La Rose Bakery by Comme des Garçons was founded by Rose Carrarini and her husband Jean Charles. Rose is the sister of Adrian Joffe, president of Comme des Garçons International. Located in the ultra trendy Dover Street Market boutique in London, the cafe serves up a plethora of delicious pastries and cakes. Rose explains, “We wanted to create a place where people would feel at home. There are also branches around the world, including Tokyo, Seoul, New York and London.
18-22 Haymarket, London
ArmaniMilan’s Nobu restaurant is a sumptuous blend of Japanese, Peruvian and Italian influences. “I met Nobu many years ago in New York. When I designed the Milan Armani/Manzoni 31 concept store.” Mr. Armani explains: “I asked him to open a restaurant because I consider him to be an authentic phenomenon of Japanese culinary art. He has the rare ability to mix classic Japanese ingredients with South American ones in his own way, creating dishes that are always and only Nobu.” The restaurant has both a sushi bar and a garden for al fresco dining, making it a favorite spot for foodies.
Nobu x Armani
1 Via Gastone Pisoni, Milan
Armani Restaurant – Armani – New York
This is the second time Armani has made our list and for good reason, in the case of the Italian fashion house, two restaurants are definitely better than one. While the aforementioned Nobu in Milan is more of a collaboration between legendary chef Nobu Matsuhisa and Georgio Armani, this restaurant is dominated by the fashion brand. Their New York offer serves Italian cuisine in a setting reminiscent of a sharp Armani navy suit.
717 Fifth Avenue, New York
Tiffany’s Blue Box Cafe – Tiffany & Co. – London
For those of you who want to do like Audrey Hepburn in the 1961 classic Breakfast at Tiffany’s, look no further than Tiffany’s Blue Box Cafe, located in Knightsbridge’s luxury shopping destination, Harrods. Serving breakfast and afternoon tea, Tiffany & Co. prides itself on offering “signature dishes prepared with the highest quality, regionally sourced ingredients” as well as a menu that ” will evolve over the seasons to be uniquely Tiffany”. Holly Golightly eats your heart.
Tiffany’s Blue Box Cafe
87-135 Brompton Road, London