|French baker/confectioner also sells quiche, salads, and sandwiches. White, bright storefront with tall, southern-exposure windows along the counter seating. A single indoor table and several sidewalk tables. All the staff in chef whites give it a Macy's/Clinique counter feel. So what's with the paper cups? Espresso is served very hot with a swirling, darker, thick crema. Flavor of interesting spices, smoke, and occasionally a hint of vanilla-like sweetness. It is often uncharacteristically full-bodied for a French-themed place, though its flavor can sometimes border on bitter from scorching the coffee . The crema is consistently very good throughout, however.