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Chocolatier Blondel

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Address: rue de Bourg 5, Lausanne 1003, Switzerland
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+41 21 323 44 74

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only for authentic chocolate lovers

Just taste it, and you'll want more, the real savour of chocolate. You'll love it and so will your friends who receive it. A perfect present.

Reviewed 31 August 2016
Jacqui B
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7 reviews
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Reviewed 31 August 2016

Just taste it, and you'll want more, the real savour of chocolate. You'll love it and so will your friends who receive it. A perfect present.

Thank Jacqui B
Mumbai (Bombay), India
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68 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 December 2015

True to every comment and review I read before going, this place is just definitely Not a MISS. though expensive, the pleasure you derive in seeing the hosts handling and packing the chocolates with so much love and care, is unimaginable. a small place so generally waiting time is long. truffles and centre filled chocs... what i bought for my... More 

Thank shatulgupta
Neuchatel, Switzerland
2 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 23 November 2015

This is the kind of place that add sweetness to your life! A bit expensive, but it's totally worth it!!!! It's paradise for the eyes, the nose, and the mouth! If you have to choose only one place to go in Lausanne, go there!!

Thank martine_fdz
Mumbai (Bombay), India
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68 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 August 2015

Oh my god .. what chocolates ... expensive though but worth every penny... just melts and you keep wanting more... my box of 250gm over in less than 15 minutes. what a variety. you don't buy here.. you bought nothing. its just too good. only very slow service..have patience

1 Thank shatulgupta
Pully, Switzerland
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19 reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 June 2015

I love walking past this shop when the door opens and you are immediately hit by a wonderful chocolate aroma wafting into the street. When you enter the store you are met by an old fashioned long wooden counter and an array of delicious and sometimes surprising treats. For me this is the best chocolate in the Lausanne region!

1 Thank Melissa G
Lausanne, Switzerland
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69 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 39 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 May 2015

While people who live in Lausanne often take Blondel chocolate as a welcome gift when invited to an evening dinner, the lucky tourists who fall on this shop often get a life-time experience when they go here. This is not to miss if you like chocolate.

1 Thank IFCS
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37 reviews
15 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 April 2015 via mobile

I loved the dark chocolate with sea salt and dark chocolate with orange that I bought here! A little bit pricey, about 9.80 francs for 100g of slab chocolate, but absolutely worth it and worth the trek uphill to get it!

1 Thank Noramass
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184 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 58 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 March 2015

Superb handmade chocolates - among the best I have ever tasted. Very pleasant staff willing to provide useful recommendations and then efficiently wrap your purchase. The long line of locals provided further proof of this chocolatier's popularity.

1 Thank V V
Menlo Park, California
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21 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 September 2014

My coworker brought back a small box of Blondel chocolates after a recent business trip to Switzerland. He kept emphasizing how expensive they were and how this was the best place for chocolates in Switzerland. I was unimpressed. A Swiss chocolate bar from the local grocery store would have been equivalent. I'm looking at these reviews and wondering if he... More 

2 Thank addie32704
Hua Hin, Thailand
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41 reviews
16 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 July 2014

Simply the best chocolatier in Lausanne. But you must be patient as this is a tiny shop and sometimes customers are queuing outside to enter. But it is worth it.

1 Thank Strat1964

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