Best pastry shops in Paris
My B. · Published on 17 December 2013 at 10h52
· Updated on 25 July 2014 at 00h00
Paris plays its role of capital of the gastronomy effectively and keeps on whetting our palates. If you have a sweet tooth like we have, you should know that we love discovering novelties. Keep on reading as we unveil our new favorite pastry shops.
Due to binge-watching Le Meilleur Pâtissier (The Best Baker) TV show, we start dreaming of fabulous cakes and other delicacies. Because we are in Paris we are rather fortunate when it comes to overviewing the pastry shops which has seduced us. Discover the best pastry shops in Paris to discover cakes you will probably die for.
- L'Eclair de Génie by Christophe Adam
In 2012, after working for Fauchon, the great pastry chef Christophe Adam opened his shop L'Eclair de Génie. It is an ode to a pastry we are deeply in love with, the eclair. Enter the door of his shop located in the Marais area and let yourself be tempted by the chef's fantastic classic or modern creations.
- La Pâtisserie by Cyril Lignac
In France, Cyril Lignac is one of the most famous pastry chefs so we could not go on without naming him. The chef has opened many shops throughout Paris. We love the sophisticated decoration and the sweet creations which are as beautiful as tasty.
- La Maison du Chou by Manuel Martinez
MOF (France Best Craftsman) Manuel Martinez worked for the two-star restaurant Le Relais Louis XIII before opening his pastry shop: La Maison du Chou. If you are a cream puff lover you will surely be delighted.
- Gâteau Thoumieux by Jean-François Piège
We are hooked! Jean-François Piège offers exquisite delicacies in his Gâteaux Thoumieux pastry shop in Paris. Just a short walk away from his restaurants in the 7th arrondissement. The kouign-amann, the Saint-Dominique or the Chou Chou will make you melt with pleasure.
- Michalak Take Away
Pastry champion, Christophe Michalak, has opened his pastry school and shop and offers delicacies to take away as well as a cake he renews on a daily basis. To enjoy without delay!
- La Pâtisserie des Rêves by Philippe Conticini
Philippe Conticini is a French pastry god and not mentioning him in this top would be a sacrilege! If you do not know him, go to one of his shops in Paris and succumb to the Paris-Brest or the Saint-Honoré.
- La Tarte tropézienne
The famous Saint-Tropez pastry shop, La Tarte Tropézienne, has opened two shops in the French capital just to bring us the south's warmth and balminess! Come and discover this Parisian shops and their flagship created with a unique know-how.
- Acide: the dessert restaurant by Jonathan Blot
If you are a macaroon lover you may have heard about Jonathan Blot's macaroon shop tucked in the 17th arrondissement. Following his success, the pastry chef decided to open a second address in the neighborhood. This tea shop named Acide claims to be a dessert-restaurant!
- Gastel an orgasmic tea and pastry shop
Located in the 10th arrondissement this pastry shop is open for you and offers a whole range of fine and delicious pastries. You can have a seat inside the tea shop to have lunch or a lovely cup of tea. And for the most daring and curious guests, go and discover your Point G...
- We are tiramisù, Paris' first tiramisu bar
You love genuine and authentic tiramisus? Well then do not waste your time and visit the capital's first tiramisu bar named "We are tiramisù". Wether it is a classic gourmet version served with a delicious homemade chocolate or a fresh and original version served with a true iced tea, you are likely to be delighted!
Are you craving for a cake or a pastry? From now on you know where to go to treat yourself!