The best Sparkling Wine Lists in France 2024

Here is the guide to the best wine places in France with sparkling wine lists. These venues were all Best Sparkling Wine List finalists in Star Wine List of the Year France 2024, presented by Nyetimber. Check out all the venues and the winning wine lists!

  1. Nyetimber

    English sparkling producer Nyetimber is the leading producer of sparkling wine in the country.

  2. Phone: +33 03 26 05 89 94

    Address: 16 Place du Forum, Reims

    Sparkling Wine List of the Year France, presented by Nyetimber 2024

    Le Wine Bar may have a casual bistro-style menu but they attract a connoisseur crowd with their inspiring and extensive wine list featuring hard-to-find Grower and Maison champagnes alike, many harking back to the 1980s, and also in large format. Wow! Located adjacent to the Place du Forum in Reims, Le Wine Bar is very much a neighbourhood bar where owners and brothers, Nicolas and Pierre–Louis Papavero, will always make you feel so welcome. The bar takes a different approach to selecting champagnes for the list, establishing a personal relationship with each producer, visiting each one and t...

  3. Phone: +33 04 50 09 97 49

    Address: 13 Vieille Route des Pensières, Veyrier-du-Lac

    By the Glass List of the Year France 2024

  4. Phone: +33 3 80 24 04 52

    Address: 7 Rue du Faubourg Madeleine, Beaune

    Best Long List of the Year France 2024

  5. Phone: +33 1 58 36 60 50

    Address: 42 Avenue Gabriel, Paris

    Sparkling Wine List of the Year France, presented by Nyetimber 2024

    Located in the heart of the Parisian golden triangle (8th arrondissement - Quartier de l’Elysée), La Réserve is a true French haven. Under the leadership of Chef Jérôme Banctel, restaurant The Gabriel has been awarded two stars in the Michelin Guide and is listed as one of the best restaurants in Paris. The wine list is improving day by day. The recent arrival of Gaëtan Lacoste (ex Le Clarence) brings a new dynamic and aims at positioning this establishment among the Parisian references. He is trustworthy and has an extraordinary talent; you are in for a remarkable experience in an exceptiona...

  6. Phone: +33 1 43 20 95 66

    Address: 49 Avenue du Maine, Paris

    Special Jury Prize France 2024

    In the heart of the Montparnasse district, the Petit Sommelier (Paris 14th arrondissement) is a place of pleasure managed by the owner Pierre Vila Palleja. This restaurant enjoys one of the most beautiful wine cellars of the capital. The selection will make you travel through the French heritage but also to foreign wine regions (Piedmont, Douro...). The pricing policy is more than reasonable. For several years, Pierre and his team (Chef Nicolas Bouillier) are organizing monthly wine-growers' dinners. Editor's note: Pierre Vila Palleja is aslo Star Wine List's ambassador in Paris.

  7. Phone: +33 09 78 81 15 50

    Address: 4 Rue Vaugelas, Passage du Pré Carré, Annecy

    Newcomer List of the Year France 2024

  8. Phone: +33 4 75 44 15 32

    Address: 285 Avenue Victor Hugo, Valence

    Rhône Wine List of the Year France, presented by Domaines Paul Jaboulet Aîné 2024

    This was one of the best dinner experiences I've had in my life, if not the best. OK, there, I've said it. Maison Pic is the flagship of the Pic empire, stretching as far away as Singapore and London. The main Maison sits on a Valence street, not far from the Pic, l’épicierie, and Scook, the kitchen utensils shop and kitchen where a group of friends are learning cooking together at the time of our visit. We are clearly in the land of Pic. At the Maison itself, you can turn left and enter the bistro Andre. Or you can turn right and enter Wonderland. I won't give away any spoilers about the...

  9. Phone: +33 1 43 37 91 64

    Address: 13 Rue Chapon, Paris

    California Wine List of the Year France, presented by Louis M. Martini 2024

    In the heart of the Marais (75003), Parcelles has rapidly become one of the places you must not miss in Paris. Bastien and Sarah has built on their experience to take over an old venue and give it new life. The cuisine is refined and absolutely delicious. Since the beginning it has been packed. On one side of the little street you have the bistro with a small outdoor terrace, and on the other side a small epicerie shop. Bastien Fidelin has created an incredible wine list from the get-go, with very reasonable prices. He is a veritable bargain-hunter so let him guide you and use the occasion...

  10. Phone: +33 01 40 70 01 09

    Address: 9 Rue de la Tremoille, Paris

    Rhône Wine List of the Year France, presented by Domaines Paul Jaboulet Aîné 2024

  11. Phone: +33 03 26 52 87 11

    Address: 9 Rue de la République, Champillon

    Sparkling Wine List of the Year France, presented by Nyetimber 2024

    At the top end of town is Le Royal, located in the region’s newest five-star hotel, The Royal Champagne Hotel and Spa, in Champillon. It is a destination in itself by virtue of its sweeping views of the Marne Valley and refined hospitality. Le Royal is the hotel’s gastronomic restaurant bearing one Michelin star and takes its role as an ambassador for Champagne seriously. To this end, they showcase all the different regions of Champagne and have procured relationships with specific producers to offer exclusive experiences. For example, there is a significant investment in a cellaring program...