Like Belgium, France boasts its own unique chocolate creations and there are hundreds, even thousands of chocolate shops in Paris to prove it.
Some of Paris’ most interesting chocolate shops are already known throughout the country, even the rest of the world. These chocolate shops are often found in
Perhaps Paris’ most popular pastry and chocolate shop is Laduree. In fact, Laduree was featured in a Hollywood movie and in several TV shows in the US. Laduree stands for luxurious treats and delicious pastries, making it one of Paris’ highly visited restaurants and pastry shops. Laduree’s Macarons is considered their best and most popular creation, yet.
There are four (4) Laduree branches in Paris todate:
Although Laduree popularized the sandwich type, colorful macarons which are sold in different restaurants and shops across the country, Laduree also serves other delicious meals and breads.
Just a few blocks away from Laduree Bonaparte is where you can find another popular chocolate shop. La Maison du Chocolat is a chocolate shop that specializes in all things chocolatey like chocolate eclairs, macarons, and cakes. They are known for creating chocolate jewels back in 2005.
You can visit La Maison du Chocolat at 225 Rue du Faubourg St. Honore, 75006 Paris.
On a nearby district, you can find another chocolate shop which is known throughout Paris for their Eiffel Tower chocolate creation. Basically, they product chocolate renditions of the Eiffel Tower.
Michel Chaudun is also a famous restaurant and confectionary in Paris. Tourists and celebrities are known to visit the shop to taste their finest chocolate creations.
For a taste of the Eiffel Tower chocolate, head down to 149 Rue de l’Universite, 75007.