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La Chocolaterie de Pont-Aven

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1 Place Henri de la Vallee, 29930 Pont-Aven, France
+33 2 98 09 10 47
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Brussels, Belgium
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94 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 November 2016

We tried this place the first time we went to Pont Aven to look around (we were staying in Port Manec’h) and fell in love straight away. We kept on going back again and again and never looked back! They are delightful people and have a wonderful selection of coffees, teas, chocolates and cakes. Just the place to spoil yourself,... More 

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1 Thank Jubruxella
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20 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 27 August 2016

Absolutely splendid place with a great outdoor area. The patisseries are far superior to many in from you average boulangerie, tasting incessantly fine and the essence of perfection. I also recommend going in the morning to buy patisseries to take away as although twice as expensive as from other boulangeries/ patisseries will certainly be rewarding. Also sells very helpful things,... More 

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1 Thank william F
nyc
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 30 July 2016 via mobile

Unbelievable hot chocolate and chocolate by the piece. This is a must. Beautiful shop in very old house in Pont Aven. The owner is a famous chocolatier. I want to try the guimauves and every other confection in this place. Even the coffee is yummy.

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1 Thank hishefiuiauue
Tregunc, France
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55 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 31 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 May 2015

La Chocolaterie de Pont-Aven is one of our favourite places for a nice dessert or chocolate. The service is friendly and the desserts are delicious. This is probably the best place in the area for quality pastries.

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Thank Tomtbjj
Bangor, United Kingdom
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57 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 89 helpful votes
Reviewed 14 July 2014 via mobile

This is a gorgeous stone building that is equally pretty on the inside. We were presented with a menu with a whole array of delicious sounding cakes and drinks. After much consideration the four of us were ready when the waitress came. Sadly, she explained that she just took our drinks order and we had to go to the counter... More 

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Thank LesleyEM22
Bangor
1 review
Reviewed 13 July 2014 via mobile

Based on the rave reviews here we called in for a desert and drink. The choice was limited to what was left, not everything on the menu was available and the drinks were bog standard. Some of the deserts looked good but tasted quite ordinary. I can't see what fuss was about. I should have went somewhere else for a... More 

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Thank Paul22655
Co. Kerry
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45 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
Reviewed 24 May 2014

Entering this old fashioned French chocolate shop and café is just like entering a black and white movie. So old fashioned, so slow motion, so good. And not to forget: the chocolates are so good you could die for. But don't do it just go back and buy more!

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1 Thank karlefr
London, United Kingdom
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206 reviews
113 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 258 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 September 2013

So loved La Chocolaterie that we had to make a special visit just to get some more cakes in before traveling back to the UK - 3 cakes seemed to be the ideal with each sitting, but beware the waistline! Cakes made on site, and very fresh. Worth a visit, and be hungry as I reckon you'll want at least... More 

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3 Thank MuffinManMatty
London
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 September 2012

I love chocolate and desserts. This is the place in Pont-Aven. Terribly tempting. Gorgious millefeuille. A very nice place to have a "chocolat chaud" when the weather is chilly.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1 Place Henri de la Vallee, 29930 Pont-Aven, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Brittany  >  Finistere  >  Pont-Aven
  • Phone Number: +33 2 98 09 10 47

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?