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The very best cheese and expert help

I never miss a visit to this incredible shop when I visit the city. They offer an education in... read more

Reviewed 7 August 2018
washington dc
Amazing Selection of cheeses - must stop for cheese lovers!

We went to Barthelemy as soon as they opened and were their first customers of the day (and only... read more

Reviewed 14 June 2018
Boston, Massachusetts
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  • Excellent78%
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  • Average2%
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  • Terrible9%
6 Aug 2018
“The very best cheese and expert help”
14 Jun 2018
“Amazing Selection of cheeses - must stop for cheese lovers!”
This small cheese shop is extremely popular among local residents.
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51 rue de Grenelle, 75007 Paris, France
Tour Eiffel / Invalides
+33 1 42 22 82 24
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Reviewed 7 August 2018

I never miss a visit to this incredible shop when I visit the city. They offer an education in French cheese and are very kind with American visitors.

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Reviewed 14 June 2018

We went to Barthelemy as soon as they opened and were their first customers of the day (and only ppl in the shop @ that time). Not being a strong French speaker I went armed with a list of cheeses I was looking for or...More

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Reviewed 11 February 2018

Hands down, this is the best. Each visit to Paris from the US every year or two means coming here and buying many cheeses, mostly chevres, and taking them back to the US for personal consumption. What a variety. What quality. Only the finest locally...More

Thank jeffreyr932
Reviewed 14 November 2016

Recommended by our Food Lovers’ Guide to Paris, this petit cheese shop is an Aladdin’s cave of fromage. Stacked high to the ceiling are blues, goat, runny, smelly, chalky, oozing, yielding, holey, and every other kind of French cheese imaginable, with a few foreign ones...More

Thank GeorgeHCS
Reviewed 14 September 2016 via mobile

Shop keepers were extremely friendly and accommodating I couldn't speak French and they didn't know much English but we got there in the end. They have an amazing selection and all you'll need in one spot.

Thank merlie90
Reviewed 22 July 2016

This place really is cheese heaven. The staff assist you in choosing a selection but lmwas there for the boss cheese which is sublime. Apparently the owner Nicole has supplied cheese to French Presidents. I can see why a fantastic collections. Worth a visit just...More

Thank Ell777
Reviewed 16 July 2016

The shop is small, but packed with every kind of cheese imaginable. I had no clue what to buy. The man helped me narrow my choices down and I walked out with a beautiful piece of cheese for only 5 euros. I ate the whole...More

Thank Rod P
Reviewed 9 June 2016

As we approached the shop, we could smell the aroma of the cheese. OMG, a veritable Aladdins cave of every cheese you could possibly imagine, stacked to the roof! I was in heaven. The staff are so knowledgeable. They vacuum packed my purchases for travel...More

Thank LovinEveryMinute
Reviewed 9 June 2016 via mobile

We came here before we went to see anything else! We'd read about the most famous cheese shop in Paris and it did not disappoint! If you love cheese then this place is heaven!

Thank C4mi13
Reviewed 8 January 2016

I wanted to take some cheese home for the Xmas holidays and I found this jewel in the heart of Paris, actually my son's girlfriend found it. The choice was incredible!!!!!. This little cheese shop has been here for more than 30 years in the...More

2  Thank Patriciazucconi
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area boasts the Musée D’Orsay, the tomb of Napoleon,
the National Parliament and UNESCO, as well as
luxurious, exclusive residences. In fine restaurants
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