French insurance giant agrees to pay €300m to restaurants over Covid closures

French insurance giant agrees to pay €300m to restaurants over Covid closures

French insurance giant Axa said on Thursday that it would pay €300 million to some 15,000 restaurants fighting to have at least part of their losses due to Covid lockdowns covered by their policies.

‘Fully booked for a month’ – France’s bars and cafés prepare to reopen after six months of closure

‘Fully booked for a month’ – France’s bars and cafés prepare to reopen after six months of closure

OPINION: The ‘secret dinners’ scandal has tapped into two French obsessions – food and elitism

OPINION: The ‘secret dinners’ scandal has tapped into two French obsessions – food and elitism

France cracks down on Covid rule breakers to avoid lockdown

France cracks down on Covid rule breakers to avoid lockdown

French government warns it will withdraw financial aid from restaurants that open illegally

French government warns it will withdraw financial aid from restaurants that open illegally

Michelin unveils Covid-era France picks despite criticism

Michelin unveils Covid-era France picks despite criticism

18 ways your eating and drinking habits change when you live in France
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18 ways your eating and drinking habits change when you live in France

Swanky Paris restaurant ‘refuses bookings to Arabs and sits ugly diners upstairs’

Swanky Paris restaurant ‘refuses bookings to Arabs and sits ugly diners upstairs’

Food in the nude: Paris gets its first naked restaurant

Food in the nude: Paris gets its first naked restaurant

French restaurant bans mobile phones at the table… and ketchup and Coca-Cola

French restaurant bans mobile phones at the table… and ketchup and Coca-Cola

New survey ranks France’s best cities for restaurants (and Paris is not top)

New survey ranks France’s best cities for restaurants (and Paris is not top)

The bistros you just have to seek out in each Paris arrondissement

The bistros you just have to seek out in each Paris arrondissement

France launches app to help diners know how clean their favourite restaurant really is

France launches app to help diners know how clean their favourite restaurant really is

Paris restaurant ranked ‘best in world’

Paris restaurant ranked ‘best in world’

Covid-19: What are the strict new rules for going to a restaurant in Paris?

Covid-19: What are the strict new rules for going to a restaurant in Paris?

Furious French restaurant owner bans bankers

Furious French restaurant owner bans bankers

1,000 French restaurants sign up for 2 for 1 deal

1,000 French restaurants sign up for 2 for 1 deal

French meal-sharing websites under fire

French meal-sharing websites under fire

The five best French restaurants ‘in the world’

The five best French restaurants ‘in the world’

French protest world’s ‘top restaurant’ rankings

French protest world’s ‘top restaurant’ rankings

France launches logo to boost homemade cuisine

France launches logo to boost homemade cuisine

Chef Ramsay seeks expat Kitchen Nightmares

Chef Ramsay seeks expat Kitchen Nightmares

Paris restaurant ‘keeps ugly diners hidden’

Paris restaurant ‘keeps ugly diners hidden’

French ‘restaurants’ set for ready meals ban

French ‘restaurants’ set for ready meals ban

French chefs launch elite ‘quality restaurant’ grade

French chefs launch elite ‘quality restaurant’ grade

French diners feast on Indonesian frogs

French diners feast on Indonesian frogs

Michelin anoints France’s youngest triple-star chef

Michelin anoints France’s youngest triple-star chef

‘Paris can be a hard city – remember why you came’

‘Paris can be a hard city – remember why you came’

Minister backtracks on tripling restaurant VAT

Minister backtracks on tripling restaurant VAT

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Eatery drops Michelin star ‘to attract guests’

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France pipped by Japan on three star restaurants

French drinking less than before

French drinking less than before

French restaurant owner takes on insurance giant over lack of coronavirus payouts

French restaurant owner takes on insurance giant over lack of coronavirus payouts