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La Chocolaterie de Jacques Genin

#36 of 327 Dessert in Paris#772 of 15,936 Places to Eat in Paris
133 rue de Turenne, 75003 Paris, France
+33 1 45 77 29 01
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good24%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“mille feuille” (50 reviews)
“paris brest” (15 reviews)
“pastry” (28 reviews)
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11:00 - 19:00 Hours
133 rue de Turenne, 75003 Paris, France
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1 - 10 of 219 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We asked the famous “vanilla millefeuille” and some chocolate! Nothing special and the service disorganized!!

Thank Celo0212
Reviewed 4 May 2018 via mobile

I had the hot chocolate. One word: Gold. It’s the right consistency: smooth and thick, a good balance of sweetness and the richness of the chocolate. It was nutty with a hint of coconut. Just otherworldly. It was like indulging in something so exquisite reserved...More

Thank siti fazilah p
Reviewed 13 April 2018

Beautiful shop with excellent chocolates nicely displayed. Best chocolat chaud. Huge portion served nicely with water on the side.

Thank vrancken2015
Reviewed 4 April 2018

I went there to get a present for an old friend. It was a bit a panic, as I was from London, where most of the brand are also be abled to find. Their assorted chocolate box is so amazing. You can pick the pieces,...More

Thank Fiona L
Reviewed 5 March 2018

We came upon this fabulous store quite by accident while while home from a nearby restaurant. The building intrigued me and we decided to go in. WOW... it's laid out like a very very upscale boutique. All of the candy is in glass showcases, displayed...More

1  Thank Canthespam
Reviewed 1 March 2018

If Adam Wayda says it'll be mind-blowing, just ... trust him. The dude ate at every patisserie in Paris. (Which, by the way, it seems locals never do. I can't tell you how many locals commented on my desserts saying, "Oh, I wish I could...More

Thank Kathy_J_TA
Reviewed 13 February 2018 via mobile

大好きなお店久しぶりに訪店。雰囲気はまるでジュエリーショップ。店員さんと会話を楽しみながら選ぶショコラは絶品!今回新発見。横のショーケースに並べられた色鮮やかなパートドフリューイーは衝撃の美味しさ! 野菜が上等な菓子に⁉️フルーツはそのまま丸ごとな感じ。流石ジャックジュナン✨ My favorite chocolatier JG. I was happy to be there again. The shop was so nice like a jewelry shop. I enjoyed talking with shop lady and chose beautiful chocolates. This time I found new taste. The pates de fruits was amazing! A...More

Thank KimiKimie
Reviewed 4 February 2018 via mobile

Brought my husband back a bag of caramels and he had them crushed by the end of the week! And he's not a big sweets person. Hands down best caramels either of us have ever had.

Thank brittneyraquel02
Reviewed 10 January 2018

This was a return visit for us. Used to be so popular. No wait now for a table. This was in November. But the same fabulous desserts!

1  Thank Carroll649
Reviewed 27 November 2017 via mobile

While JG is one of the best candy makers and pâtissiers in the world, the prices are so high that the customer is paying for the brand. Also, there is a measure of disdain for the customers who are largely tourists. This is my third...More

3  Thank BuskyBusk
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25 December 2014|
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Response from Michael W | Reviewed this property |
I would agree - I doubt very much that they take reservations
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 19:00
11:00 - 19:00
11:00 - 19:00
11:00 - 19:00
11:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 133 rue de Turenne, 75003 Paris, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Ile-de-France  >  Paris>  > Le Marais
  • Neighbourhood: Le Marais
  • Phone Number: +33 1 45 77 29 01
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