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I know that's Paris is a touristic city, anyway, I guess that's probably a arrondissement or area with less touristic moviment. So, I'm looking for a non-tourist neighborhood to stay for a few days and eat like a local. Then, my question is:

What is the best neighborhood to stay as a local (non-turist neighborhood)?

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    What exactly do you mean by eating like a local? Paris is a touristy city yes, but you will find that the monuments are intertwined in the urban pattern hence everywhere you go you'll find both locals and tourists. That's actually the beauty of Paris. – JoErNanO Mar 21 '15 at 12:47
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    Importantly... Do you want to stay inside the Peripherique or outside? Or alternatively outside the Peripherique but inside of the A86? It makes a big difference. – Gayot Fow Mar 21 '15 at 15:16
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    Voting to close this as opinion-based. IMHO anyone can say they live in the true autochthonous Paris but it becomes kinda hard to prove. – JoErNanO Mar 21 '15 at 15:19
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    Me too. It's very opinion-based and Paris is BIG. I like to stay south of the 'Mouf', but the most NON-touristy locale would definitely include La Defence. But so boring....... – Gayot Fow Mar 21 '15 at 15:48
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    I tend to like to discover places that are not so touristy, but mostly after I visited touristy areas. As the others said above, this is usually boring, touristy places are usually the places with more appeal. And Paris still has over 2 million people living there (so, not tourists). In practice, just walk 10 minutes away from any touristy place and you will be living like any Parisian. – Vince Mar 21 '15 at 16:06
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The Père-Lachaise/Gambetta Neighborhood in Paris

For a taste of how real Parisians live, head over to the Père Lachaise/Gambetta neighborhood ... you’ll find quirky, family-owned cafes and bars

In a forum thread on Fodor's you will find statements like:

I live in this area ... for "safety and Parisian character", Gambetta can hardly be beat!

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