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Eric Kayser

#6 of 289 Bakeries in Paris
#608 of 14,398 Places to Eat in Paris
Certificate of Excellence
Quartier Latin
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8 rue Monge, 75005 Paris, France
7:00 am - 8:30 pm
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Mon - Sat 7:00 am - 8:30 pm
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26 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Loved the croissants- sought out this place because I wanted to find the best croissants in Paris even tho I only had a couple of days and it was worth it! The eclaires were amazing too and the baguette- I felt very French :-)

Thank TravellingAph
Albuquerque, New Mexico
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165 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed September 15, 2016

My husband and I did a side-by-side taste comparison of tradie baguettes between Eric Kayser and La Parisienne. Both tradies were purchased at 7am, so they were super-fresh and hot from the oven. The La Parisienne tradie had a slightly more salty taste and a thicker crust, but the Kayser crust was crunchier. It's all about personal preference, but I'll... More 

1 Thank Liz R
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 26, 2016

Kayser is probably among the best bakeries in Paris. The items I personally tried were superb. The butter croissants are so perfect and flaky, and the Gallette du roi is amazing as well. Anyone who happens to be nearby should definitely come here for great pastries.

1 Thank SunnyAndBeautiful
Port Coquitlam, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 25, 2016 via mobile

13 Boulevard Diderot, 75012 Paris, France @ Gare de Lyon. Excellent English/French speaking typical French morning pastries and breads. Great take away baguettes a little pricey by hey it's Paris relax enjoy be a local

Thank icemogul99
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 24, 2016 via mobile

So I really only had a plain croissant here. It was so good and taught me what a real croissant should taste and feel like! The beautiful display of pastries was so incredible. Wish I could have tried all of them.

1 Thank EatLaksa
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26 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 19, 2016 via mobile

Me and my family decided we would fully immerse ourselves into the stereotypical Paris tourists! After a morning of the Louvre and walking around we decided we were peckish! We were asking around for a great place to eat and some French people told us there was a McDonalds not to far by. Offended did not even cover it! To... More 

Thank Yasmine L
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed August 9, 2016 via mobile

After a week in Paris we were leaving for the airport and decided to stop to get lunch to bring on the plane with us. We each picked out a delicious, perfectly sized sandwich and a wonderful eclair. My sandwich was ham and Brie, my daughter picked out a mozzarella and tomato sandwich, and my husband had a turkey and... More 

Thank Heather B
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 29, 2016

Love these sandwiches! Always fresh and delicious. Jambon-fromage is the best (and it comes with a little spread of butter.) You cannot go wrong here.

Thank Browncm6
Tustin, California
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61 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 26, 2016 via mobile

I am staying in the Latin District in an AirBnb and our hostess recommended Eric Kayser bakery. My son walked over in the morning and ordered chocolate croissants, Apple pastries, and an almond chocolate pastry to go. Everything in the store looked delicious and the prices were reasonable. We took them back to our place and had breakfast on our... More 

Thank Scott H
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed July 20, 2016 via mobile

Stopped by here for a quick breakfast a few days ago. Excellent croissant, Paine du Chocolate & cheese bread roll. You can see they are serious about their bread as the walls are decorated with framed artisan breads! We were there early & could see all the fancy fresh salads being delivered. Desserts looked amazing too but too early in... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
French, Cafe, European
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Dining on a budget, Kids, Families with children
Open Hours
7:00 am - 8:30 pm
7:00 am - 8:30 pm
7:00 am - 8:30 pm
7:00 am - 8:30 pm
7:00 am - 8:30 pm
7:00 am - 8:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 8 rue Monge, 75005 Paris, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Ile-de-France  >  Paris>  > Quartier Latin
  • Neighborhood: Quartier Latin

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Staying in Quartier Latin

Neighborhood Profile
Quartier Latin
The Latin Quarter bursts with intellectual life, architectural splendor and ongoing merriment. The small streets are filled with classical buildings, student bars and lively eateries while the squares are dominated by historic monuments. The area is defined by the 800-year-old Sorbonne University, where Latin once prevailed, and is famous for the Pantheon which celebrates the great men and women of France. During the day students rush from classes to the library and intellectuals people watch from the terraced cafés. As night time falls the surrounding establishments fill up and the merriment really begins. The liveliest parts are around Rue Mouffetard, lined with crêperies and international street food eateries, and Place de la Contrescarpe characterised by terraced brasseries, this neighborhood provides real nourishment for the mind, belly, and soul.
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