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Opéra Théâtre de Metz Métropole The most amazing gastronomic symbol of Metz is Mirabelle plum, which was cultivated in the region in the 15th century. Fruits of this plum are small in size and have a yellow or red color. It is used to make interesting desserts and is a popular component of sweet pastries. At local restaurants and cafes, be sure to try wonderful plum cakes, which are always stuffed full of sweet filling. An annual theme festival dedicated to Mirabelle plum has been held in Metz since 1947. At the end of August, you can buy fresh plums from the surrounding farms, as well as try the best plum jam and other popular regional sweets at fairs that open on festival days.
The most significant event in the cultural life of the city is the annual Mirabelle Plum Festival. For the first time, locals began to celebrate the plum harvest more than a hundred years … Open
Besides tasty fruits, the region is famous for its high-quality dairy products, including “Munster” soft cheese. Once it was an indispensable product for local peasants who managed to preserve milk for a long time thanks to the rich cheese-making traditions. This premium cheese with a subtle taste is now considered a famous regional delicacy that can be tasted at all restaurants serving traditional cuisine. To taste dairy products, many go to the local gastronomic markets where they can try other cheeses made according to special home recipes.
Metz traditional cuisine is quite simple and satisfying. They prepare many meat dishes here, among which Potée lorraine stands out. This is how they call a pork and vegetable stew, which has dozens of recipes. In addition to pork, various smoked sausages and lard can be added to it, and the most common vegetable components are cabbage, potatoes, turnips, onions, and carrots. Fans of more original dishes will be happy to try “Salade de pissenlit” - a dandelion salad. At local restaurants, the dish is especially common in summer. Its components are very simple - dandelions, pork fat. and butter. Among the common desserts is “Wagotines” - wonderful praline pastries traditionally made exclusively by hand. Copyright www.orangesmile.com
Metz is famous for its amazing historical monuments, many of which are now of state significance. The most famous is the Cathédrale Saint-Étienne, one of the most beautiful and largest … Open
Metz offers many restaurants of various specializations and levels. One of the most upscale in the city is L'Imaginarium. All connoisseurs of fine cuisine will love this place. Its chefs prepare popular French dishes from regional products. All the dishes are distinguished by unique decoration. Besides a rich menu, the restaurant has an extensive wine list. Despite a high price level, its tables are always booked many weeks in advance.
La cathédrale Saint-Étienne de Metz Fans of a more casual atmosphere will like Derrière occupying a beautiful historic building. Genuine antiques were used for the restaurant's decoration. During the warm season, some of its tables are set on an outdoor terrace. At any time of the year, its guests can try popular meat and vegetable dishes prepared from farm products, as well as enjoy real homemade cakes.
Besides historical attractions, you can visit many beautiful parks in Metz. They will be a real find for fans of walks and outdoor recreation. Esplanade Park formed on the bank of the … Open
Casa Ricci Italian restaurant is popular with budget tourists. It delights visitors with a rich selection of salads, homemade pasta, and pizza. Apart from common Italian food, it serves original Mediterranean-style dishes, including fish and other seafood. The restaurant won recognition of visitors due to the high quality of dishes and pretty affordable prices.
Hôtel des Postes "A Table" is a great modern restaurant for families. It features an original design and attractive prices. Popular regional dishes are cooked for visitors here. Veal and pork dishes are especially noteworthy, while vegetarians will get a separate meat-free menu. The cozy restaurant is perfect for tasting French wines, which can be complemented by cheese and cold meats.
1. There is a small airport in the vicinity of Metz, which only receives regular flights from major French cities. Many tourists come here by high-speed trains. The trip from Paris will take … Open
Le Pampre is among the city's most expensive restaurants. Nevertheless, it does not prevent it from staying extremely popular with tourists and locals alike. It prepares popular French dishes, many regular visitors come here specifically to enjoy their favorite desserts. The restaurant serves wonderful ice cream and signature chocolate desserts, as well as desserts with regionally popular Mirabelle plum.
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Michelin-starred restaurants in Metz
♥   Restaurant 'El Theatris' Metz. Type - Traditional cuisine. 1.4 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Restaurant 'Thierry "Saveurs et Cuisine"' Metz. Type - Modern cuisine. 1.5 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Restaurant 'Le Magasin aux Vivres' Metz. Type - Modern cuisine|Creative. 2.1 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Restaurant '83 Restaurant' Metz. Type - Italian|Provençal. 2.4 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Restaurant 'Le GourMetz' Metz. Type - Modern cuisine. 2.7 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Restaurant 'Le Chat Noir' Metz. Type - Traditional cuisine|Seafood. 2.8 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Restaurant 'La Vigne d’Adam' Plappeville. Type - Modern cuisine. 3 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Restaurant 'Le Jardin de Bellevue' Metz. Type - Modern cuisine. 4.3 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Restaurant 'Les Jardins Fruitiers de Laquenexy' Laquenexy. Type - Modern cuisine. 12.2 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Restaurant 'La Forêt' AmnEville. Type - Traditional cuisine. 12.3 km from the center. On the map   Photo
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