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Macarons are Very Good

Bought 4 pieces of macarons for .80 each. They were very good. Not too sweet and very fresh... read more

Reviewed September 30, 2018
Houston, Texas
Very good Kouignette

Despite the fact it was really busy, the service was quite friendly. I didn't know exactly what to... read more

Reviewed October 28, 2017
Rotterdam, The Netherlands
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30 Sep 2018
“Macarons are Very Good”
21 Mar 2018
“Excellent kouignettes”
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Reviewed September 30, 2018

Bought 4 pieces of macarons for .80 each. They were very good. Not too sweet and very fresh tasting. I liked it better than Laduree. We also bought a piece of Kouignette for 1.60. That was a little too sweet. We didn't really enjoy at...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed March 21, 2018 via mobile

We went in not knowing what to expect, and bought the butter salted caramel kouignette, seeing that we’ve not seen it anywhere else. We microwaved it (though it recommends oven at 100 degrees celsius) as we didn’t have an oven at our bnb but it...More

Date of experience: March 2018
Thank PhilemonK20
Reviewed October 28, 2017 via mobile

Despite the fact it was really busy, the service was quite friendly. I didn't know exactly what to buy, so I just followed the flow and got some Kouignettes. Really really good. Like a small juicy escargot pastry with several flavours.

Date of experience: October 2017
Thank Philtrips1981
Reviewed May 12, 2017 via mobile

This shop have a nice product , Normal test but terrible services even not polite from the staff , customer services are more important than product !!!! So improvement need it a lot

Date of experience: May 2017
Thank jeromesh2001
Reviewed July 18, 2016

This is a really lovely place to feast on sweets, cakes and particularly macarons. We came across this Chocolaterie by accident, and were so glad we did. The macarons are absolutely delicious.

Date of experience: May 2016
Thank Dimitris L
Reviewed January 13, 2016

The pastry was truly authentic to the region. Very buttery and worth the splurge. The pastry was also very reasonably priced.

Date of experience: October 2015
Thank DJF1958
Reviewed December 7, 2015

I tried a few of the flavors, but nothing beats the original Kouignette flavor. It's my new obsession and I was so happy to see this store had an outlet in Bordeaux. There is so much to choose from in the chocolate section as well....More

Date of experience: December 2015
1  Thank jlh282
Reviewed August 25, 2015

They've made it easy. You know those self serve hard candies with scoops and little bags in the US? Maison Georges Larnicol has that system set up with truffles. Just fill your own bag, like a kid in a candy store. You gotta love the...More

Date of experience: June 2015
1  Thank mrsagf
Reviewed June 25, 2015

This shop offers self-serve choice of a wide array of chocolate. I chose three different varieties of dark chocolate to give to a friend along with a bottle of Bordeaux! Service was excellent.

Date of experience: June 2015
1  Thank Terry L
Reviewed May 29, 2015

I am from London and have the luck of knowing some very fine chocolate shops. For example Hotel Chocolat, a middle range priced chocolate shop but for extremly good quality chocolate. Maison Larnicol in Bordeaux, not only offered poor and unfriendly service (the service seemed...More

Date of experience: May 2015
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