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Vert d'Absinthe

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Closed Now: 12:00 PM - 7:00 PM
Open today: 12:00 PM - 7:00 PM
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Sad to see they're closed!

Several years ago we bought a lovely absinthe spoon here, and as we are returning I looked to... read more

Reviewed March 16, 2017
lovetootrav
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Los Angeles, California
What a cool shop.

The man (whom I will assume was the shop owner) was very kind, spoke English, and helped us pick... read more

Reviewed January 13, 2016
Gregory C
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Estes Park, Colorado
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Mar 16, 2017
“Sad to see they're closed!”
Jan 13, 2016
“What a cool shop. ”
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The first store in France to feature this illegal alcoholic bevarage.
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Hours Today: 12:00 PM - 7:00 PM
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11 rue d Ormesson, 75004 Paris, France
Le Marais
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+33 1 42 71 69 73
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Reviewed March 16, 2017

Several years ago we bought a lovely absinthe spoon here, and as we are returning I looked to confirm the address. Unfortunately it is now closed. Just putting it out there to help, if someone was going out of the way. Perhaps if they open...More

Date of experience: April 2016
15  Thank lovetootrav
Reviewed January 13, 2016 via mobile

The man (whom I will assume was the shop owner) was very kind, spoke English, and helped us pick out an authentic French absinthe. The shop was pretty small, but had a huge selection, and very suave atmosphere.

Date of experience: January 2016
1  Thank Gregory C
Luc-Santiago R, Gérant at Vert d'Absinthe, responded to this reviewResponded February 13, 2016

Thanx !

Reviewed September 30, 2015

This was a specific destination of mine on my trip to Paris last summer. Even in Paris, there are few other places to purchase genuine high quality absinthe (vs. Pastis). Despite my arrival 15 minutes prior to closing, proprietor took the time to answer my...More

Date of experience: October 2014
1  Thank Michael S
Luc-Santiago R, Gérant at Vert d'Absinthe, responded to this reviewResponded February 13, 2016

Thank you !

Reviewed September 25, 2015

Great help and insights and was patient despite my poor French and arriving when about to shut. Wish I had spent more time

Date of experience: September 2015
1  Thank BradNez
Luc-Santiago R, Gérant at Vert d'Absinthe, responded to this reviewResponded February 13, 2016

The shop is always opened for absinthe minded people ;)

Reviewed December 11, 2014

We made the trip to Paris with a view specifically to go here again! you can't get good absinthe in london, or probably outside of france.. the online shop did not work and the reported charming owner, equiped with good english according to reviews here!?...More

Date of experience: December 2014
1  Thank cella72
Reviewed November 26, 2014

My husband and our daughter so enjoyed the absinthe ritual -- special spoon, sugar cubes and all -- at a Berlin bar one evening, that when he and I made our first visit to Paris last month, we decided to buy her some of the...More

Date of experience: October 2014
3  Thank HOWRED
Luc-Santiago R, Propriétaire at Vert d'Absinthe, responded to this reviewResponded February 13, 2016

Thank you very much !

Reviewed October 22, 2014 via mobile

My wife and I stopped in here to buy a couple bottles of absinthe. We have had absinthe in the USA, but we knew it would be different here and needed some help. Fortunately, the staff person spoke English and was very patient while answering...More

2  Thank jmccortn6687
Luc-Santiago R, Propriétaire at Vert d'Absinthe, responded to this reviewResponded February 13, 2016

Thanks !

Reviewed March 29, 2014

If you are looking for some quality Absinthe during your stay in Paris, this is the place to go. The collection they have is really amazing, plus the owner (which speaks perfect English) is really kind and has all the patience to chat with you,...More

Date of experience: March 2014
1  Thank MigueldePomar
Luc-Santiago R, Propriétaire at Vert d'Absinthe, responded to this reviewResponded February 13, 2016

Thank you ! We do our best !

Reviewed March 11, 2014

This is about as much absinthe as you can get into a 10' x 15' space. The selection of absinthe was narrow, but a good variety representing different styles and locations where absinthe is made. In particular, see if they will let you try to...More

Date of experience: February 2014
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Reviewed October 4, 2013 via mobile

My boyfriend and I came here based on the reviews of tripadvisor and both being interested in buying some good quality absinthe. The shop keeper was very friendly with great English and advised us on all different types and flavours which would be best suited...More

1  Thank Gill S
Luc-Santiago R, Propriétaire at Vert d'Absinthe, responded to this reviewResponded February 13, 2016

Thank you.

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I don't know! I'm looking online, and it says permanently closed. That's where I got my information. Have a great time on your trip!
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