The French are very attached to their meat so vegetarianism seems alien. I was surprised to learn that their interpretation of eating vegetarian even includes fish.

In the article Eating Vegetarian in France I included a list of my favorite addresses and ideas for vegetarian options in traditional restaurants. Chime in with your favorite vegetarian restaurants in France here.

Last edited by FrenchCultureMelissa; 05/25/11 08:36 AM.

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