The most popular restaurants in Paris, as rated by 1,710 diners in the new Zagat guide ($11.95), with Michelin star ratings in parentheses:

1. Taillevent (+++)2. Arpege (+++)

3. Ambroisie (+++)

4. Grand Vefour (++)

5. Lucas Carton (+++)

6. Alain Ducasse (+++)

7. Tour d'Argent (++(

8. Gus Savoy (++)

9. Carre des Feuillants (++)

10. Apicius (++)

Note: 3 stars is the highest Michelin rating; the only other restaurant ranked 3 stars is Pierre Gagnaire, which was 11th in Zagat's survey.