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A la Mere de Famille

Closed Now: 09:30 - 20:00
Open today: 09:30 - 20:00
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Sniff the chocolate

Even if you're on a diet you can get your chocolate fix just by being in this shop. The air is... read more

Reviewed 7 December 2012
mrsstarke
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Argyll and Bute, United Kingdom
A great little chocolate shop

The people working here really know their products, and we enjoyed browsing through this small and... read more

Reviewed 26 October 2012
RMK_9831
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Bremerton, Washington
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17 Sep 2018
“Beautiful old fashioned chocolates”
30 Mar 2018
“A Must Do Chocolate Indulgence ! ”
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This popular candy store, which has been open since the 1700s, has a historic ambience to go along with its wonderful sweets.
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35 rue du Faubourg Montmartre, 75009 Paris, France
Opéra / Bourse
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Reviewed 7 December 2012

Even if you're on a diet you can get your chocolate fix just by being in this shop. The air is saturated with cocoa and sweetness. I visited at Christmas so the windows were decked with chocolate bears. Try the small marshmallow filled ones, but...More

Date of experience: December 2012
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Reviewed 26 October 2012

The people working here really know their products, and we enjoyed browsing through this small and personal shop. Selection is very good, it's hard to decide what to buy!

Date of experience: September 2012
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Reviewed 11 April 2012

What a magical shop, we visited at Easter and the window dressing was the most beautiful chocolatey thing I've ever seen, chocolate boxes opening and closing, chocolate chickens flapping their wings! What more can i say?!

Date of experience: April 2012
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Reviewed 29 March 2012

My wife and I went to the Rue Cler location of this incredible chocolatier. Talk about kids in a candy shop -- everything looked so good. Luckily they allow you to buy candy by the piece, so we created our own assortments. My wife is...More

Date of experience: March 2012
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Reviewed 8 February 2012

Even if you don't buy anything (it is rather expensive) then it is worth a trip to view this quaint old shop. The frontage is very attractive and the displays inside are enticing .

Date of experience: February 2012
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Reviewed 17 December 2011

This little shop is "packed" with sweet treats and scrumptious chocolate selections. Very engaging and helpful staff. You can select your own favorites or purchase a number of prepackaged gift sets from very small to over the top. The Chocolate is elegant and qualifies as...More

Date of experience: September 2011
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Reviewed 3 December 2011

Delicious home made sweets, marmalades, marshmallows and cakes!! This clasic old style shop is full of charm and character. It's à great place to buy original souvenir from Paris. Don't forget to try the lemon cake! Not too sweet, not to heavy, just perfect!

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Reviewed 29 October 2011

A wonderful shop that gives you back that "kid in a sweet shop" feeling. A feast for the eyes as well as the stomach. They sell cakes, sweets and the most amazing chocolates. Staff were very helpful especially as we know only the minimum of...More

Date of experience: October 2011
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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
...More
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