Casual Dating France. Our Feisty Guide to Casual Dating in La Belle France.
Casual Dating in Paris could be a daunting experience, but also incredibly enjoyable. The French love to flirt and if you play your cards right, you can meet someone practically anywhere: the bakery, a soiree, a recreation area, and, in this particular case, a bar. order a pint or pour one more glass of wine, here is the first in a new series with tips for men and women to survive and succeed at the Paris dating scene.
I'd read once that the French don't hook up in bars, from my personal experience this is a long way from the truth I lived in Paris for many years myself. However, it's probably correct that French women might be a little frostier and more challenging to pull which has led to this theory. Possibly it's at the same time the word "date," it is true that the French don't date in the traditional sense of the English word, however, they do enjoy playing of seduction and the tried and tested technique below can lead to scoring new phone numbers. Note, this is guide is less for clubs as, well, after a certain early morning hour, pick-ups happen more readily than meeting a someone with dating potential. Here is a short a list of flirting-friendly bars.
La Lingerie this is a cool bar at 82 avenue Denfert-Rochereau in downtown Montparnasse.
Le Syndicat Very nifty place at 51 rue du Faubourg-Saint-Denis which is near Porte St Denis.
CopperBay Great cocktails and good action around Porte St Martin at 5 rue Bouchardon, Paris