Near the start of Episode 1, we see S.H.I.E.L.D. agent Grant Ward on a motorcycle,
Now with most TV shows, you could safely assume that this was filmed somewhere other than France.
And since most of "S.H.I.E.L.D." is filmed in the Los Angeles area, that should be a good guess.
But, surprisingly, this scene was shot in Paris. In the screencap above,
he is heading north on the Rue de l'Échelle, where it meets the Avenue de l'Opéra.
Here is a matching Google StreetView of that intersection.
But the scene above was actually shot on a narrow pedestrian way,
The restaurant is actually about a mile away from where he was riding
Here's is a Google StreetView of that brasserie.
And here is a StreetView of the actual interior of the restaurant.
And here is the restaurant's website.
The photos on this
page are stills from "Agents of S.H.I.E.L.D."
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