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12 cours Mirabeau, 13100, Aix-en-Provence, France
+33 4 42 26 06 78
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good26%
  • Average6%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible7%
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“pastry” (5 reviews)
“cakes” (4 reviews)
“ice cream” (2 reviews)
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12 cours Mirabeau, 13100, Aix-en-Provence, France
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Reviewed 16 May 2017 via mobile

We were on a day trip to Aix-en-Provence today, and saw this bakery, it looked very smart and everything was beautifully presented so we had a look in. Visited twice in a day, tried the canels and coffee éclairs which were lovely and also bought...More

Thank Pennybb
Reviewed 14 May 2017

On a recent visit to Aix en Provence, my wife and I stopped at Bechard and returned 2 more times. I have a sweet tooth and French pastry is my absolute favorite. Bechard is allocated on the Cours Mirabeau and the beautiful storefront with displays...More

Thank Steve L
Reviewed 28 April 2017

We have tried quite a few over the years & Bechard is still at the top; the croissants & all the other cakes, even the fresh cream ones but also the lovely mini quiche with crisp pastry bottoms.

Thank Hooray H
Reviewed 25 April 2017

We order an apple tart, a raspberry tart and a raspberry "tart" but with chocolate mousse (or similar). Everything was less than 9 euros, and top quality. You can tell it's a traditional place who do things right.

Thank js j
Reviewed 18 April 2017 via mobile

Classic and beautiful and undeniably delicious! We tried many different items multiple visits during our week in Aix and none disappointed.

Thank marglyo
Reviewed 11 April 2017

I'd heard Bechard's was the best and after several bags of their profiteroles, croissants and cream puffs, can absolutely attest to same. Even the displays are breathtaking!

Thank tessietrueheart
Reviewed 31 October 2016

This bakery has been in the same family for generations and the family for generations. The family own a lot of property in Aix. The array of freshly made pastries and confectioneries is a splendid sight and worth a visit

Thank 2011tigger
Reviewed 4 October 2016

And I have tasted a few...the red a gold box is a give away to the connoisseurs of Bechard patisserie. Their lemon meringue pie is second to none. Their shop is a visual delight. What more can I say?

Thank Mary M
Reviewed 27 July 2016

This is a great find for purchasing the famous candy of this region - Callisons! Bechard happens to make theirs in-house which isn't always the case when you go to other purveyors for this particuar item. There are many packaing options to choose from (including...More

Thank Parlez-vous1
Reviewed 25 July 2016

In the middle of the cours Mirabeau, you have to enjoy the butter brioche and originals and delicious sandwiches

Thank Mafalda K
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Reservations, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Takeout
Open Hours
08:30 - 19:00
08:30 - 19:00
08:30 - 19:00
08:30 - 19:00
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  • Address: 12 cours Mirabeau, 13100, Aix-en-Provence, France
  • Location: Europe  >  France  >  Provence-Alpes-Cote d'Azur  >  Bouches-du-Rhone  >  Aix-en-Provence
  • Phone Number: +33 4 42 26 06 78
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