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Gerard Mulot

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Address: 76 Rue de Seine, 75006 Paris, France
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In addition to the traditional fare of croissants and baguettes, this...

In addition to the traditional fare of croissants and baguettes, this bakery also features other tasty items such as macaroons and lemon tarts.

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Pretty patisserie with lovely desserts

A really pretty patisserie with lots of selection (too much to chose from). Everything looks decadent and the desserts and macarons we had were fantastic. Went multiple times... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 9 May 2016
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Toronto, Canada
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Madrid, Spain
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259 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 119 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

One of the best patisseries in Paris. "Vrai beurre croissants" are a must. You can buy the normal croissants, which are nice, but the ones made with real butter are absolutely amazing. Also prepared food to take home.

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Istanbul, Turkey
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

Delicious sweets but also terrific bakery.. no way to leave Paris without tasting mille-feuille.. they also a tea shop near by..

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hewlett, NY
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2016

On a recent trip to Paris we stopped into Gerard Mulot based on an Andrew Zimmern TV segment that recently aired. While that segment touted the laurels of Mulot's croissants, we had our eyes on the dark chocolate tart as the eclairs. We bough both, sat inside the store at a stool and savored every bite. On the day we... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 September 2016 via mobile

I came here to buy macarons based on great reviews but was sadly disappointed. Although the macarons looked beautiful, both the flavour and the texture of the macarons were average and some flavours were just way too sweet! I felt like i needed a huge glass of water everytime i ate one.

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St. Michaels, Maryland
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 August 2016

Simply the best patisserie in the known universe. Amazing desserts of all kinds, and each one a delicate work of art in itself. A must-see on your trip to Paris, and nestled in the most historic section of Paris, surrounded by shops and restaurants you won't believe!

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Toronto, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 May 2016

A really pretty patisserie with lots of selection (too much to chose from). Everything looks decadent and the desserts and macarons we had were fantastic. Went multiple times and never disappointed.

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Reading, PA
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 April 2016

We decided to try something different from our usual tarte citron. We tried the creme brulee - which was expensive at €4.75 for a very small portion, but was addictive and delicious. The pastries at this shop are works of art. In additional to pastries, they sell macarons, chocolates, bread and prepared foods. The pastries are the best choice and... More 

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Granite Bay, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 March 2016 via mobile

No visit to this delicious city is complete without a visit to Gerard Mulot. I'm yet to have a bad e presence here. In addition to the finest vanilla eclair on the planet (the candied ginger topping is a brilliant touch), everything from bread to apple tart, lemon tart, chocolate religieuse, his version of Black Forest cake and the divine... More 

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Washington, DC
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 March 2016 via mobile

We walked by here by accident and sorry we only discovered it at the end of a week. By far the best macarons and pastries in Paris.

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Castle Rock, Colorado
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 March 2016

This place is just wonderful to go look at! But if you want to indulge, the macaroons are amazing! Not cheap by any means, but a lovely treat to take back to someone special. The packaging is very pretty.

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