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Pierre Marcolini

Place du Grand Sablon | Rue Des Minimes 1, Brussels 1000, Belgium
+32 2 514 12 06
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the best eclairs in the world

I have been there a few times and this time myself and my friends bought a 10 box of eclairs to eat... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
Worth it

For anyone who loves macarons and chocolate, this is a must. The macarons convey each flavor... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
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Tease your sweet tooth with a sample of gourmet chocolate at Pierre Marcolini, or any number of Belgian chocolate and cookie shops throughout Brussels.
  • Excellent70%
  • Very good18%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“macaroons” (56 reviews)
“eclair” (11 reviews)
“dark chocolate” (15 reviews)
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Place du Grand Sablon | Rue Des Minimes 1, Brussels 1000, Belgium
+32 2 514 12 06
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I have been there a few times and this time myself and my friends bought a 10 box of eclairs to eat on the eurostar on the way home and OMG they were divine, its just like a taste explosion in your mouth, i ate...More

Thank sw1lad
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

For anyone who loves macarons and chocolate, this is a must. The macarons convey each flavor really well (ie Raspberry, Pistachio, Coffee). Comparable to Pierre Herme/Paris and are considered higher-end then Laduree. The chocolates similarly have great taste profiles to try - a box of...More

Thank NewYorkerExplorer
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Bought a Pierre Marcolini hot chocolate and it was cold. Bad experience. Got two cups, both cups were cold, taste was not good. Overrated, do not recommend.

Thank Zalameh Y
Reviewed 15 December 2017 via mobile

Visited the bar of the Sablon branch after much ravings by the local guides. Had their chocolat des initially and chocolat glacé. Menu doesn't offer as many options as Godiva and I feel, while it's good, it's more hype and marketing/branding than anything else. Chocolate...More

Thank deanlimsg
Reviewed 14 December 2017

There are a handful of artisan chocolate shops at Place du Grand Sablon including the Pierre Marcolini flagship which can be visited daily from 10am to 7pm daily. Pierre Marcolini is an internationally acclaimed Belgian chocolatier and maker of luxury chocolate products. There are actually...More

1  Thank BradJill
Reviewed 20 November 2017

You just have to go and experience those chocolates of Pierre Marcolini. That's really not normal. Ok, its not sheap. But its paradise on earth!

Thank tastingbrussels2
Reviewed 2 November 2017

When visiting the LV foundation I came a cross a stand and opted to try the cake dipped with chocolate and the hot chocolate. First the small piece of cake had been dipped from the edge only so literary its a rip off and unprofessional...More

1  Thank AOmeiri
Reviewed 28 October 2017

Pierre Marcolini is one of the top shops in Brussels for chocolates, macaroons and their wonderful eclairs. My personal favorite. Several varieties of chocolates are available. The staff was friendly and professional. Perfect gift for the chocolate lover.

1  Thank StockholmKindaGuy
Reviewed 20 October 2017

This is a must visit place in Belgium. Chocolate there is just amazing and expensive but worth every cent. Truffles are to die for. One amazing experience.

Thank Mirda831
Reviewed 17 October 2017

This is something that everyone who comes to Brussels must try ! Although pricey, Pierre Marcolini is the star of Belgian chocolate. I strongly suggest buying at least some chocolate bars or an eclair, which is divine, the absolute best I have ever tried.

Thank Viorel S
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