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La Chocolaterie de Jacques Genin

133 rue de Turenne, 75003 Paris, France
+33 1 45 77 29 01
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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good23%
  • Average7%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
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“mille feuille” (46 reviews)
“lemon tart” (18 reviews)
“paris brest” (13 reviews)
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133 rue de Turenne, 75003 Paris, France
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Jacques Genin, why are you so exclusive T_T? The only way you get to taste Genin's chocolate is by going to Paris and buy it from one of his two boutiques there. The chocolate they sell here is top-notch. You can tell how high the...More

Thank Abzollo
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

First out all I had trouble finding the shop. I think there should be a large sign above the store window that says Jacques Genin, because we tourists are not familiar with addresses in Paris. Secondly, although the service was good, there were not enough...More

Thank Kathy943
Reviewed 6 August 2017 via mobile

Where to start??? This place is amazing. Sadly the chef was not preparing the Mille feuilles when we went and someone ordered the last creme caramel, but alas our desserts were beyond delicious. I had the seasonal raspberry pie, the others in my party had...More

Thank Jade G
Reviewed 22 July 2017

My daughter wanted to try out JG and we search the directions online. The shop is spacious and there is a counter of beautiful chocolates displayed. We ordered some and also hot chocolate. There aren't many tables for patrons, i guess most of them just...More

Thank Mei T
Reviewed 21 July 2017 via mobile

If you love chocolate, you must visit this place! The chocolates are heavenly. The caramels are the best I've ever had. They just melt in your mouth. The hot chocolate is so thick and rich--I'm still dreaming about it!

Thank Jill P
Reviewed 16 June 2017 via mobile

We popped into this shop as we were in the area and had read somewhere that it is Mick Jagger's favourite place to buy mint chocolates! Worth a try, we thought! Well, the chocolates were divine and my daughter had some of the jellies, which...More

Thank SueNewMalden
Reviewed 15 June 2017

We watch the program "The Mind of a Chef" on PBS and saw a segment with the chef Jacques Genin making a Paris-Brest and the joy in the eating of it. While in neighborhood 3 we stopped by to check out the shop. You can...More

Thank R K
Reviewed 11 June 2017

I think it's important to understand that this is first and foremost a chocolate shop, that also has a few tables where you can enjoy a limited menus of deserts or some cocoa. So I feel like it's mislabeled in TripAdvisor, setting it up for...More

Thank ValerieAdventures
Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

To die for chocolates! One of the best chocolate I've ever had! The store was beautiful . The chocolate was smooth and very delicious. Must go to for chocolate lovers . They have a sit in cafe where you can dine in and enjoy coffee...More

Thank thuktha22
Reviewed 2 May 2017

We came here with the ambition to have a good choclate cake. To our dissapointment there wasn't any choclate cake on the menu. Instead we had a millefeuille that was perfect in all aspects. The chocolate moelleux was a concentration of a chocolate experience with...More

Thank larsqq
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25 December 2014|
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Response from Michael W | Reviewed this property |
I would agree - I doubt very much that they take reservations
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Restaurant Details

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Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
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Open Hours
11:00 - 19:00
11:00 - 19:00
11:00 - 19:00
11:00 - 19:00
11:00 - 20:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 133 rue de Turenne, 75003 Paris, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Ile-de-France  >  Paris>  > Le Marais
  • Neighbourhood: Le Marais
  • Phone Number: +33 1 45 77 29 01
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