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Nice Shop, Nice Owner, Reasonable Prices

I visited this shop yesterday, where I purchased a small box of assorted chocolates. The owner was... read more

Reviewed September 23, 2018
Garret G
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Vienna, Virginia
A classic! Like it used to be!

I have known this place since I lived in Paris 30 years ago. The owner, Denise, is a classic... read more

Reviewed February 22, 2018
ElisabethOnMaui
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Lahaina, Hawaii
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Sep 23, 2018
“Nice Shop, Nice Owner, Reasonable Prices”
Feb 22, 2018
“A classic! Like it used to be!”
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Reviewed September 23, 2018

I visited this shop yesterday, where I purchased a small box of assorted chocolates. The owner was very nice, and adamant that the box I purchased be completely full of chocolate. In the end, the box I walked out with seemed a little pricey, but...More

Date of experience: September 2018
Thank Garret G
Reviewed February 22, 2018

I have known this place since I lived in Paris 30 years ago. The owner, Denise, is a classic. Beware! She will talk a lot and show you many reviews and newspaper articles but she also knows her chocolates and delightful candy of all kinds....More

Date of experience: October 2017
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Reviewed August 21, 2017 via mobile

Many boutiques are closed in August and I did not call to see if it was open so we were very disappointed to find it closed 😞. Moral of the story, when in Paris in August, call to see if specific shoppes are open.

Date of experience: August 2017
1  Thank Michelle B
Reviewed May 27, 2017

I had always wanted to visit this shop, but they were closed for a few years after a fire The shop is open again, and filled with delightful treats to eat, share and take home. The proprietor is sweet and a heck of a saleswoman...everything...More

Date of experience: May 2017
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Reviewed September 18, 2016

I found this little shop while exploring the streets near my hotel. I was enchanted by the window display and knew I had to enter the store - it reminded me of that infamous movie 'Chocolate'. I found many cute little curiosities to brig back...More

Date of experience: September 2016
Thank MelissaGT
Reviewed July 6, 2016

We were wondering around Montmartre and find this small Boutique de Chocolate... And the owner, Denise Acabo, was like coming out of a fairy tale book. She was so delighted that we were there and share her love for chocolate. When I selected pistaccio she...More

Date of experience: June 2016
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Reviewed June 1, 2016

One can never go wrong with the chocolate and sweets purchase here. While the price is not for budget travellers , the chocolate is worth every cent of it. Bought a few bars of chocolate recommended by the owner, Denise, and we really enjoyed what...More

Date of experience: January 2016
1  Thank Franclsy
Reviewed April 7, 2016

We were recommend this place by a very popular pastry blogger from Melbourne. We were told to try the salted caramels, as it is the best in the world. We were greeted by the owner, a very lovely French woman who hardly spoke English, but...More

Date of experience: April 2016
Thank sarcournay
Reviewed February 17, 2016

The original and passionate owner of one of the last typical parisian candy store (sweet shop), Denise Acabo, will let you discover all her riches : authentic chocolates made by the best manufacturers in France, delicious callissons from Aix en Provence, all sorts of sweets...More

Date of experience: January 2016
Thank dialectique
Reviewed January 1, 2016

Madame Acabo is the star or this show, closely followed by her selection of fine chocolates. She is a delightful lady - full of enthusiasm and kindness. We enjoyed all the chocolates we purchased, but her caramels make a strong motivation to return to Paris....More

Date of experience: November 2015
Thank Diane B
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