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Le Bon Marche

22 Rue de Sevres, Paris, France (Eiffel Tower / Invalides / Palais-Bourbon)
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Ranked #11 of 392 Shopping in Paris
Type: Department Stores
Activities: Shopping
Description: The world's first department store.
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Norfolk, Massachusetts
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197 reviews 197 reviews
53 attraction reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 22, 2014

We stopped here by mistake. We were looking for the Bon March Le Grande Epicerie next door at 38 rue de Sevres and came in here. The store is by far among the best Department stores in the world that we've been to visit and that includes most New York and Boston stores, Harrod's in London, and KaDeWe in Berlin.... More

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Vancouver, Canada
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337 reviews 337 reviews
150 attraction reviews
110 helpful votes 110 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

My wife is the shopper. For certain their food floor is fantastic with so many choices of quality fresh food.The store itself is well laid out and you can find seats while your wife shops. ;-)

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Paris, France
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36 reviews 36 reviews
10 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

My favourite place in Paris with La Grande Epicerie also from Le Bon Marche. Here you'll find anything you need from clothes to housing furnitures. Been goin there for years. Two nice restaurants in the shop.

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Columbia, SC
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50 reviews 50 reviews
22 attraction reviews
30 helpful votes 30 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 9, 2014

Exceptional selection of designer fashions, home goods and kids items. Brands such as Chanel, LV, Prada, Hermes, etc. Best shoe selection I have seen in a long time. Kids toys are extensive but fashion somewhat limited. Also take note to keep your receipts and file for your tax refund right there in the store, makes it much easier!!

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Oakville, Ontario
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113 reviews 113 reviews
52 attraction reviews
234 helpful votes 234 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 3, 2014

If you love department stores and gourmet foods, then this is the place for you. It is full of high end stores and they even have a large room devoted to pens - glass cases full of them! The food emporium is a lot of fun, too. It is a great place to pick up the fixings for a nice... More

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Millburn, New Jersey
17 reviews 17 reviews
5 attraction reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

I hadn't been to Le Bon Marche is a couple of years and when I visited a couple of weeks ago, I found it quite disappointing. Maybe it's because it was in the midst of sale season but I don't think so. The departments are disjointed, there store was dead. Empty. Nobody there. The Galeries Lafayette brand boutiques had lines... More

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Adelaide, Australia
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2014

Le Bon Marche was amazing, like nothing I had ever seen before. The inside dripping with glamour and only a few steps from the metro. I loved it, and would recommend it to anyone interested in department stores.

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39 reviews 39 reviews
3 attraction reviews
33 helpful votes 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014

This department store was highly recommended to me by my Parisien clients when I was coming here for work more than 20 years ago. This is still the place I prefer to shop in when I am in town. Way better than Printemps and Galeries Lafayette! Printemps charges you €1.50 to use the washroom! Unbelievable..!! and these 2 places are... More

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33 reviews 33 reviews
17 attraction reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

A wonderful department store in Paris, with floors for Women's, Men's, furniture cushions bedding bath lighting cookware, haberdashery, stationary, children's clothes toys books, men's and women's shoes and accessories, a wonderful food hall, perfumes and some nice restaurant/cafes in store. The whole store is tres chic, and the food hall is a particular favourite. There are some nice cafes near... More

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Caracas, Venezuela
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35 reviews 35 reviews
17 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 17, 2014

If you are a Gourmet´s tourist, you can`t miss this place, you will find all the spices, exquisites..., the supermarket got a lot of details to make an unforgettable dinner.

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