Best food stores in Paris
Paris, the city of great food stores
Paris is famous for great food and wine. All kinds of fresh products are brought overnight to Rungis Market, the largest fresh product market in the world, and sold the next day on Paris markets and in food stores. They are turned into great meals at the many good restaurants in Paris.
We made a selection of some of the best food stores and wine stores in Paris. Some of these are quite famous. Others are little known. There are many other great food stores in Paris and the famous bakeries around the corner.
Best french delicatessens Paris
Fauchon : top Paris food store. The best French fine food, 24-26, place de la Madeleine 75008, tel 33 (0)1 70 39 38 00. Web site. Map.
Grande Epicerie: large food store close to Bon Marche. 38 rue de Sevres 75007 Paris, tel 33 (0)1 44 39 81 00. Web site. Map.
Pierre Oteiza: basque food store. Good, friendly, affordable. 18 bd St Michel, 75006 Paris, tel 33 (0)1 43 25 59 01. Web site. Map.
Nicolas Julhes: mixed ethnic market street. Typical Parisian food store. Wine, cheese, charcuterie. 54 rue du Faubourg Saint-Denis, 75010 Paris, tel 33
(0)1 44 83 96 30. Web site. Map.
A la Mere de Famille: chocolate, candies since 1761. 33 rue du Faubourg Montmartre, 75009 Paris, tel 33 (0)1 47 70 83 69. Web site. Map
Berthillon: ice creams, 29-31, rue Saint-Louis en l'Isle 75004 Paris, tel 33 (0)1 43 54 31 61. Web site. Map.
Laduree: best macarons, tea room, 16, rue Royale 75008 Paris, tel 33 (0)1 42 60 21 79. Web site. Map.
Mariage Freres: best teas. 30 rue du Bourg Tibourg, Paris 4e. Tel +33(0)1 42 72 28 11. Web site. Map.
Best wine stores in Paris
Lavinia: famous wine store. Restaurant with wine at cost price. 3 boulevard de la Madeleine 75001 Paris. tel 33 (0)1 42 97 20 20 Web site. Map.
Chateaunet: Paris' best kept secret. Fabulous choice. Great advice. You need a car or taxi. 166 avenue Pierre Brossolette 92240 Malakoff, tel 33 (0)1 46 54 31 06. Web site. Map.
Best pastry shops in Paris
Bakeries and Patisseries (Boulangerie Patisserie) are one of the celebrated pleasures of Paris. If you want to taste the best french pastries, go to Fauchon, Laduree, La Patisserie des reves, Dominique Saibron, Hure, Pain de sucre.
You can simply go to the Boulangerie Patisserie next door, taste Pain Tradition, Croissants, Eclair au Chocolat, Paris Brest, Macarons. This is Paris.
Taste the famous Paris croissants
Gourmet chocolate stores
Patrick Roger: trendiest Paris chocolate store. High end. 108 boulevard Saint-Germain 75006 Paris. Tel: + 33 (0)1 43 29 38 42 Web site. Map. Picture.
Georges Larnicol: close to Patrick Roger. Another trendy Paris chocolate store. High end. 132 boulevard Saint-Germain 75006 Paris. Tel: + 33 (0)1 43 26 39 38 Web site. Map. Picture.
La Bonbonnière: favorite chocolate store. Close to Department Stores. 4 place d'Etienne d'Orves 75009 Paris, tel 33 (0)1 48 74 23 38. Web site. Map. Picture.
Wine and food tasting in Paris Book
You have half a day in Paris to discover french wine and food. Choose the parisian cooking class and lunch.
Includes visit of a typical French Market with a culinary specialist, at the market, purchase of food for cooking class, a one hour cooking class, a tasting lunch (main course and dessert) served with 2 wines and cheese.
Map of Paris fine food stores