Francois Payard

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Where to Get a Free Macaron This NYC Macaron Day

The 6th Annual Macaron Day NYC will take place on Friday.

Central Harlem »

Where to Get the Best Hot Chocolate in the City

The city's most famous hot chocolate spots and a few newcomers to add to your list.

Upper East Side »

Francois Payard Patisserie Sells Macaron Ice Cream Sandwiches for Summer

The pastry shop, run by the top French chef, offers four varieties of the dessert.

Astoria »

Astoria Food Lover Samples NYC's Global Cuisine in New Web Show

Astoria resident Elaine Lee is eating her way around the world in New York City with "Escapelicious."

Upper East Side »

King Cake Season Kicks Off at Upper East Side Bakeries

Two Upper East Side bakeries are offering new approaches to classic king cake.

Chelsea »

Todd English's Chateau Cherbuliez in the Limelight Shut by Health Dept.

Inspectors shut down the restaurant inside the Limelight on West 20th Street on Oct. 16.

Upper East Side »

Francois Payard Patisserie Opens Doors for Sneak Preview

Fans of Francois Payard toasted his return to the Upper East Side.

Upper East Side »

Countdown Begins for Payard's Return

Francois Payard will open a new shop on Third Avenue, between 74th and 75th streets, the week of Oct. 29.

Upper East Side »

Parisian Bakery Maison Kayser Opens on UES

Renowned French baker Erick Kayser has opened his first New York shop on the UES.

Upper East Side »

Vegan Bakery Owned by Wife of Famed Pastry Chef Payard Opens on UES

Fernanda Capobianco opened the brick-and-mortar shop Vegan Divas on the Upper East Side.

Greenwich Village & SoHo »

Francois Payard Brightens the Season with French Macarons

Francois Payard Bakery is churning out as many as 16,000 macarons a day in anticipation of the holidays.

Upper East Side & Roosevelt Island »

Francois Payard Pastry Shop Backs Out of Upper East Side Lease

Francois Payard's wine and champagne bar has backed out of a lease for Third Avenue and East 76th Street, reps confirmed to DNAinfo. The space will instead become a Wink women's clothing store.

Downtown »

Francois Payard Bakery, Earl's Court and Tinsel Trading Co. Open Downtown

Francois Payard Bakery, Earl's Court and Tinsel Trading Company all recently opened Downtown.

Downtown »

Francois Payard Bakery Opening Delayed by Goldman Sachs

Chef Francois Payard said his landlord, Goldman Sachs, has still not installed a phone line in his new cafe a week after it was supposed to open.

Chelsea & Hell's Kitchen »

Celeb Chefs Join Forces to Help Feed People Living With AIDS

Celebrity chefs from some of the city's glitziest eateries will come together next Monday to benefit people living with AIDS.