No Reservations: Burgundy Journal

See Tony's favorite moments and read his thoughts from No Reservations in Burgundy, France.

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Anthony Bourdain and Ludo Lefebvre

Anthony Bourdain and Ludo Lefebvre

Anthony Bourdain and Ludo Lefebvre get behind the wheel of a classic Citroen DS. 960 1280

  

Tony visits Patrick Picard's "boucherie"

Tony visits Patrick Picard's "boucherie"

Tony visits Patrick Picard's "boucherie" in Auxerre, France. 960 1280

  

Pictures of meat

Pictures of meat

Meat paradise in Picard's butcher shop. 960 1280

  

Tony and Ludo watch as Patrick preps the beef

Tony and Ludo watch as Patrick preps the beef

Tony and Ludo watch as Patrick preps the beef. 960 1280

  

Anthony Bourdain drinks with friends in France

Anthony Bourdain drinks with friends in France

Ludo's friends teach Tony a French drinking song. 960 1280

  

Tony dines on some escargot

Tony dines on some escargot

Tony dines on some escargot at Ludo's old restaurant, Le Rendez-Vous. 960 1280

  

Early morning in the scenic Vezelay, France.

Early morning in the scenic Vezelay, France.

Early morning in the scenic Vezelay, France. 960 1280

  

Baby lambs

Baby lambs

Tony visits a lamb farm in Noyers that has been around for 7 centuries. 960 1280

  

A street in Auxerre, Ludo's hometown

A street in Auxerre, Ludo's hometown

A street in Auxerre, Ludo's hometown. 960 1280

  

Tony and Ludo join in on these locals' game of petanque

Tony and Ludo join in on these locals' game of petanque

Tony and Ludo join in on these locals' game of petanque. 960 1280

  

Tony has dinner with some locals in Noyers

Tony has dinner with some locals in Noyers

The more the merrier: Tony has dinner with some locals in Noyers. 960 1280

  

Ludo's famous fried chicken

Ludo's famous fried chicken

Ludo's famous fried chicken. 960 1280

  

Tony, Ludo and Ray visit Caves Madeleine in Beaune, France

Tony, Ludo and Ray visit Caves Madeleine in Beaune, France

Tony, Ludo and Ray visit Caves Madeleine in Beaune, France, esteemed for its selection of wines and classic French cuisine. 960 1280

  

Anthony Bourdain at the Sleigh Bells Crawfish Cookout in Austin, TX

Anthony Bourdain at the Sleigh Bells Crawfish Cookout in Austin, TX

Anthony Bourdain talks with Sleigh Bells production manager/cook Ryan Primack (on Tony’s left) at the Sleigh Bells Crawfish Cookout in Austin, TX. 960 1280

  

Tony and the No Reservations crew on the Digital Debauchery panel at South by Southwest in Austin, TX.

Tony and the No Reservations crew on the Digital Debauchery panel at South by Southwest in Austin, TX.

Tony and the No Reservations crew on the Digital Debauchery panel at South by Southwest in Austin, TX. 960 1280

  

Tony Bourdain gets a tattoo in Austin, TX

Tony Bourdain gets a tattoo in Austin, TX

Tony gets a tattoo from Sleigh Bell's touring guitarist, Jason Boyer, in Austin, TX. 960 1280

  

Tony shotguns a beer with the crew from Sleigh Bells in Austin, TX.

Tony shotguns a beer with the crew from Sleigh Bells in Austin, TX.

Tony shotguns a beer with the crew from Sleigh Bells in Austin, TX. 960 1280

  

Tony dives with sharks at Oceanworld Manly in Sydney

Tony dives with sharks at Oceanworld Manly in Sydney

Tony dives with sharks at Oceanworld Manly in Sydney. 960 1280

  

Tony and Matt Moran share a meal at Chiswick restaurant in Sydney

Tony and Matt Moran share a meal at Chiswick restaurant in Sydney

Tony and Matt Moran share a meal at Chiswick restaurant in Sydney. 960 1280

  

Tony and chef Ludo Lefebvre visit butcher Patrick Picard in Burgundy, France

Tony and chef Ludo Lefebvre visit butcher Patrick Picard in Burgundy, France

Tony and chef Ludo Lefebvre visit butcher Patrick Picard in Burgundy, France. 960 1280

  

Ludo's friends teach Tony a French drinking song in Burgundy

Ludo's friends teach Tony a French drinking song in Burgundy

Ludo's friends teach Tony a French drinking song in Burgundy. 960 1280

  

Tony and Ludo play petanque with some locals in Burgundy, France

Tony and Ludo play petanque with some locals in Burgundy, France

Tony and Ludo play petanque with some locals in Burgundy, France. 960 1280

  

Tony eyes the spit-roasted lechon at Lechonera El Monumento in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic

Tony eyes the spit-roasted lechon at Lechonera El Monumento in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic

Tony is impressed by the spit-roasted lechon at Lechonera El Monumento in Santo Domingo, Dominican Republic. 960 1280

  

Tony and camerman Jerry Risius at El Cabito in the Dominican Republic

Tony and camerman Jerry Risius at El Cabito in the Dominican Republic

Tony and camerman Jerry Risius at El Cabito in the Dominican Republic. 960 1280

  

Tony and Ivan Herrera arrive by helicopter to Playa Rincon, Dominican Republic

Tony and Ivan Herrera arrive by helicopter to Playa Rincon, Dominican Republic

Tony and Ivan Herrera arrive by helicopter to Playa Rincon, Dominican Republic. 960 1280

  

Tony enjoys a sandwich from Barraca Uruguay on Ipanema Beach in Rio de Janeiro

Tony enjoys a sandwich from Barraca Uruguay on Ipanema Beach in Rio de Janeiro

Tony enjoys a sandwich from Barraca Uruguay on Ipanema Beach in Rio de Janeiro. 960 1280

  

Tony with Rio native, Dolores, at Mirante da Prainha

Tony with Rio native, Dolores, at Mirante da Prainha

Tony with Rio native, Dolores, at Mirante da Prainha. 960 1280

  

Tony hangs with some children from Rocinha as they fly kites on Paulo Amendoim's rooftop in Rio de Janeiro

Tony hangs with some children from Rocinha as they fly kites on Paulo Amendoim's rooftop in Rio de Janeiro

Tony hangs with some children from Rocinha as they fly kites on Paulo Amendoim's rooftop in Rio de Janeiro. 960 1280

  

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