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A classic! Like it used to be!

I have known this place since I lived in Paris 30 years ago. The owner, Denise, is a classic... read more

Reviewed 23 February 2018
ElisabethOnMaui
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Lahaina, Hawaii
An Old Fashioned Sweet Shop

I had always wanted to visit this shop, but they were closed for a few years after a fire The shop... read more

Reviewed 27 May 2017
lslewis
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Ewing, New Jersey
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22 Feb 2018
“A classic! Like it used to be!”
21 Aug 2017
“Closed”
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30 rue Pierre Fontaine, 75009 Paris, France
Opéra / Bourse
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Reviewed 23 February 2018

I have known this place since I lived in Paris 30 years ago. The owner, Denise, is a classic. Beware! She will talk a lot and show you many reviews and newspaper articles but she also knows her chocolates and delightful candy of all kinds....More

2  Thank ElisabethOnMaui
Reviewed 21 August 2017 via mobile

Many boutiques are closed in August and I did not call to see if it was open so we were very disappointed to find it closed 😞. Moral of the story, when in Paris in August, call to see if specific shoppes are open.

1  Thank Michelle B
Reviewed 27 May 2017

I had always wanted to visit this shop, but they were closed for a few years after a fire The shop is open again, and filled with delightful treats to eat, share and take home. The proprietor is sweet and a heck of a saleswoman...everything...More

Thank lslewis
Reviewed 18 September 2016

I found this little shop while exploring the streets near my hotel. I was enchanted by the window display and knew I had to enter the store - it reminded me of that infamous movie 'Chocolate'. I found many cute little curiosities to brig back...More

Thank MelissaGT
Reviewed 6 July 2016

We were wondering around Montmartre and find this small Boutique de Chocolate... And the owner, Denise Acabo, was like coming out of a fairy tale book. She was so delighted that we were there and share her love for chocolate. When I selected pistaccio she...More

2  Thank HiperSantiaguina
Reviewed 2 June 2016

One can never go wrong with the chocolate and sweets purchase here. While the price is not for budget travellers , the chocolate is worth every cent of it. Bought a few bars of chocolate recommended by the owner, Denise, and we really enjoyed what...More

1  Thank Francisca L
Reviewed 7 April 2016

We were recommend this place by a very popular pastry blogger from Melbourne. We were told to try the salted caramels, as it is the best in the world. We were greeted by the owner, a very lovely French woman who hardly spoke English, but...More

Thank Sarah C
Reviewed 17 February 2016

The original and passionate owner of one of the last typical parisian candy store (sweet shop), Denise Acabo, will let you discover all her riches : authentic chocolates made by the best manufacturers in France, delicious callissons from Aix en Provence, all sorts of sweets...More

Thank dialectique
Reviewed 2 January 2016

Madame Acabo is the star or this show, closely followed by her selection of fine chocolates. She is a delightful lady - full of enthusiasm and kindness. We enjoyed all the chocolates we purchased, but her caramels make a strong motivation to return to Paris....More

Thank Diane B
Reviewed 3 December 2013

Madam Denise Acabo is as lovely as her chocolates- this is the only place in Paris where you can find the famed Bernachon chocolate, and her salted caramels are like nothing I have tried anywhere. I ended up spending far more time and money in...More

Thank vanilarama
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Opera / Bourse
The neighbourhood around Opéra and Bourse is a belle
époque paradise of grand boulevards, refined arcades,
and mass-market art-nouveau entertainment. Here,
modern day workers continue to take advantage of the
legacy that nobility and finance left in the 19th
century. Brightly-lit brasseries, theatres, and
cinemas sit side by side with French bistros
predominating in one area and Japanese restaurants in
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