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La Manufacture De Chocolat Alain Ducasse

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What Our World Would Be Without Chocolate

If Paris to you is a philosophy—the perfect pretext for Fitzgerald’s finest work, Picasso’s... read more

Reviewed 4 January 2018
BelleMeetsWorld
A must visit for chocolate aficionados

We stopped at this fabulous place with a chef just after shopping for fresh food at the Bastille... read more

Reviewed 13 May 2017
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"le Chocolat Est Une Promesse De Bonheur A Laquelle On Cede Avec Volupte".
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40 rue de la Roquette, 75011 Paris, France
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Reviewed 24 August 2018

never buy chocolate from Alain Ducasse!!! I bought a small box with 25 euros!!!! and is horrible!!!! tastes like you are eating plastic... no taste... it is just horible

Thank Ana-Maria D
Reviewed 20 June 2018

I visited this chocolate factory today and it is the most beautiful and tasteful chocolate shop that I've ever been to. Rather than an "over the top" chocolate shop focused on splattering the product in one's face - as so many are these days -...More

1  Thank drucks5
Reviewed 18 June 2018

The most fun thing about visiting this store is watching them make the chocolate, even more fun than tasting the delicious treats. They sell bars and truffles at different prices and quantities. If you love chocolate, this is a must visit excursion while in Paris....More

Thank Coastman3
Reviewed 14 March 2018 via mobile

We didn’t have time to go to the actual chocolate factory this time around but we’re happy to find that several retail storefronts have popped up. The store had many tastes so you can figure out what you like. We got some chocolate covered almonds,...More

1  Thank nycjoker
Nicolas S, Responsable relations clients at La Manufacture De Chocolat Alain Ducasse, responded to this reviewResponded 18 March 2018

Dear nycjoker, The team makes a lot of efforts to maintain every day the standards of quality and service. Always appreciable to receive encouragements Thank you so much for your message Nicolas S

Reviewed 27 January 2018

Window shopping around the 1st arrondissement, we wound up at this wonderful chocolate shop. Such a variety!!! Worth a visit for a small quantity or a huge gift box!!

Thank Genefa P
Nicolas S, Responsable relations clients at La Manufacture De Chocolat Alain Ducasse, responded to this reviewResponded 18 March 2018

Dear Genefa All the team thanks you for the time you took to share your thoughts about our shop Waiting for your next visit Best regards Nicolas S

Reviewed 4 January 2018

If Paris to you is a philosophy—the perfect pretext for Fitzgerald’s finest work, Picasso’s, Porter’s, Hemingway’s, hello philosophy of product: LE CHOCOLAT, ALAIN DUCASSE. Take train. Metro Bastille, line 1, 5, 8 to transport you to LA MANUFACTURE DE CHOCOLAT ALAIN DUCASSE on 40 Rue...More

2  Thank BelleMeetsWorld
Reviewed 13 May 2017

We stopped at this fabulous place with a chef just after shopping for fresh food at the Bastille Marekt. You can smell it before crossing the threshold -- the scent of roasting cocoa beans wafts out of the building and onto the street. There is...More

2  Thank kwagmeister
Reviewed 6 May 2017

A very cool little chocolate factory owned and created by Alain Ducasse, French Michelin star chef. The chocolate is expensive, but the taste is exquisite. The manufacturing process can be seen thru windows from the small purchasing area. There is a selection of sample chocolates...More

Thank DavidA11776
Reviewed 6 March 2017

I completely agree with the previous reviewer - the chocolate is delicious; the working space is fascinating; but even one small piece of chocolate to taste would have added to the experience.

1  Thank Ann T
Reviewed 18 February 2017

Pricey chocolate, but worth a visit, to watch the workers making this excellent chocolate and to buy exclusives. Would be even better if they gave free tastes!

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