Where to buy the best croissants in Paris



What to eat in Paris? Croissants should be at the top of your list., then try pain au chocolat, Paris brest etc etc.

You’ve arrived in Paris and you want to know where to buy the best croissants in Paris – of course you do!

I’ve gathered the following info online from those in the know – everyone has their favourite place of course to buy their best croissant, so this is a short list of places mentioned by lots of people:

List of Where to buy the best croissants in Paris

by arrondissement / district / suburb

75002

Stohrer (Near Les Halles)
51, Rue Montorgueil, 75002

75003
Au Levain du Marais (near le Marais and Bastille)
32, Rue de Turenne, 75003

75006
Saint-Germain and Odéon
Eric Kayser
10, Rue de l’Ancienne Comédie, 75006

Pierre Hermé
72, Rue Bonaparte, 75006

75007
Near the Eiffel Tower
Le Moulin de la Vierge
64, Rue Saint-Dominique, 75007

Patisserie Jean Millet
103, Rue Saint-Dominique, 75007

Le Pain de Marie
85, Rue Saint-Dominique, 75007

What to eat in Paris? Croissants should be at the top of your list., then try pain au chocolat, Paris brest etc etc. What to eat in Paris? Croissants should be at the top of your list., then try pain au chocolat, Paris brest etc etc.

75011
Au Levain du Marais
28, Boulevard Beaumarchais, 75011

Boulangerie Marache
92, Avenue de la République, 75011

75013
Boulangerie Duchêne (Near Jardin des Plantes)
2, Rue Wurtz, 75013

Near Place d’Italie and Chinatown
Boulangerie Renard
113, Boulevard de l’Hôpital, 75013

75014
Near Gare Montparnasse
Frédéric Comyn
27, Rue Friant, 75014

Le Moulin de la Vierge
85, Rue Daguerre, 75014
(also great breads baked in a wood-fired oven)

75016
In the 16th arrondissement
Boulangerie Bechu
Avenue Victor Hugo, 75116

75017
In the 17th arrondissement
Le Quartier du Pain
116, Rue de Tocqueville, 75017

Le Moulin de la Vierge
6, Impasse de Lévis, 75017

75020

Near Père Lachaise Cemetary
A la Flûte Gana
226, Rue des Pyrénées, 75020
closed sun, mon

What to eat in Paris? Croissants should be at the top of your list., then try pain au chocolat, Paris brest etc etc. What to eat in Paris? Croissants should be at the top of your list., then try pain au chocolat, Paris brest etc etc.

This will keep you busy :-)

Remember to buy your croissants BEFORE 10:00am when they are at their best – crunchy outside, tender inside, slightly warm … perfect to dip into a hot coffee – grand creme, latte, whateve you prefer.

Have fun!

Teena

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