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A la Mere de Famille

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If you like chocolate

There are several locations within Paris and all of them are great. Fantastic chocolates!! If you... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
PacificAndyLa
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LA
Nice surprise in the neighborhood...

Where we stayed in the 9th district, on the busy Rue du Faubourg Montmartre, full of shops and... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
IVegas
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Las Vegas, Nevada
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This popular candy store, which has been open since the 1700s, has a historic ambience to go along with its wonderful sweets.
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35 rue du Faubourg Montmartre, 75009 Paris, France
9th Arr. - Opera
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Reviewed 1 week ago

There are several locations within Paris and all of them are great. Fantastic chocolates!! If you like Truffles or Orange slices this is the place. Staff is always great and the chocolates are just enough sweat to be great. Worth a visit while in Paris

Date of experience: January 2019
Thank PacificAndyLa
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Where we stayed in the 9th district, on the busy Rue du Faubourg Montmartre, full of shops and restaurants. So their sign said founded in 1761, making them the oldest candy store in Paris. Not a big shop, but stuffed full of nice confectionaries of...More

Date of experience: December 2018
Thank IVegas
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Not sure if the whole story, but these French made chocolates are artisanal like Godiva, but hopefully better... first bite is very promising. More to come, @ $45/lb.

Date of experience: December 2018
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Reviewed September 17, 2018

I looked in many chocolate shops for 2 days in Paris and loved the authenticity and history of this shop. The chocolates were wonderful, Assortments were great gifts, and a few treats for me.👌🏼💕

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Mlmcoughlan
Steve D, Propriétaire at A la Mere de Famille, responded to this reviewResponded October 4, 2018

Thank you so much for your very kind message. Have a good day and see you soon!

Reviewed March 30, 2018 via mobile

A mouthwatering selection of Exquisite chocolates for the senses. I couldn't walk past this gorgeous shop, the Windows so artfully displayed. So much choice & did not disappoint the tastebuds. Traditionally picture perfect in every way, a worthwhile speciality shop with friendly staff. Would recommend.

Date of experience: March 2018
1  Thank Whitsunday5
Reviewed February 19, 2018

a definite gem, anything you need they have it, at least very similar to what you need, is good enough! I’m coming back

Date of experience: February 2018
Thank Msmaddy S
Reviewed January 22, 2018

I bought some for the family back in US - we enjoyed it very much. The service was great and they speak English in case you aren't sure about your French.

Date of experience: November 2017
Thank Evgeni P
Reviewed August 8, 2017

Great place to pop in and feast your eyes on an impressive range of chocolates and sweets varying from top of the range and exquisite varieties to affordable quality treats. Set in an original and traditional sweet shop format, it's hard to leave without some...More

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank Domdomdomdom_13
Reviewed June 2, 2017 via mobile

This is a review of their ice cream which was truly exceptional. Particularly recommend the sorbets.

Date of experience: June 2017
Thank Nene M
Reviewed April 1, 2017

I decided to buy chocolates from here for family and friends back home based on the history of the chocolatier. It was not cheap, I asked for a small box of pre packed that don't have any nuts due to customs regulations. Well maybe I...More

Date of experience: March 2017
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