La Closerie des Lilas

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La Closerie des Lilas is a chic bar and restaurant located in the 5th arrondissement in Paris. Indeed, the celebrated Hemingway penned his epic novel 'The Sun Also Rises' sitting in this very bar. This gourmet restaurant can easily be very expensive due to its location near the Luxemborg Gardens and also due to the exceptional quality of food served. Gorge on Fin Clair oysters and sip on white wine, as the piano player creates music that filters the entire dining room.

Location:  171 Boulevard du Montparnasse

Business hours:  Mo-Su 12:00 p.m.-2:30 p.m., Mo-Su 7:00 p.m.-11:30 p.m.