09 Feb. 2023

3 patisseries to discover in Paris

Calling all those with a sweet tooth! Here are our 3 favourite patisseries in Paris. Yummy !

Cédric Grolet

Who hasn’t heard of the Le Meurice palace hotel’s renowned pastry chef? He now has a global reputation, having been awarded with the prestigious title “Best Pastry Chef in the World 2018”.

Discover his remarkable trompe-l’oeil creations: at first glance, seemingly mouth-watering fruits that are in fact exquisite pastries. You can find his succulent creations at:

Where to find one in Paris:

La pâtisserie du Meurice par Cédric Grolet – 6 rue de Castiglione, 75001 Paris

Cédric Grolet Opera – 35 avenue de l’Opéra, 75002 Paris

La Pâtisserie Cyril Lignac

5 places in Paris to treat your tastebuds with, amongst others, renowned pastry chef Cyril Lignac’s mouth-watering Baba au Rhum! Despite being a French classic, this delicious little cake is often hard to find in patisseries. Luckily Cyril Lignac hasn’t forgotten about it, and it is today one of his bestsellers.

Where to get one in Paris: 

La pâtisserie Cyril Lignac Chaillot – 2 rue de Chaillot, 75116 Paris

La pâtisserie Cyril Lignac Poncelet – 9 rue Bayen, 75017 Paris

La pâtisserie Cyril Lignac Pasteur – 55 boulevard Pasteur 75015 Paris

La pâtisserie Cyril Lignac Paul Bert – 24 rue Paul Bert, 75011 Paris

La pâtisserie Cyril Lignac Sèvres – 133 rue de Sèvres, 75006 Paris

Philippe Conticini

Renowned pastry chef Philippe Conticini has given a twist to a traditional French pastry, the Paris-Brest, made from choux pastry topped with praline cream and sprinkled with flaked almonds.

He has brought it up to date by adding a pure praline insert and slightly altering its shape, while nonetheless retaining the form of a bicycle wheel reminding us of its early 20th century origins.

Where to find one in Paris:

Philippe Conticini Paris 7 – 37 rue de Varenne, 75007 Paris

Philippe Conticini Paris 16 – 42 rue de l’Annonciation, 75016 Paris

Philippe Conticini Paris 3 – 31 rue Notre Dame de Nazareth, 75003 Paris

Philippe Conticini Paris 9 Galeries Lafayette – 35 boulevard Haussmann, 75009 Paris

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