Where to eat the best baguette in Paris
Once you are in Paris you can’t miss the chance to taste one of its most traditional food, the baguette!
Baguette is the French bread par excellence. It is part of the image of the French People since the 19th century.
In Paris, you can taste the best baguettes in boulangeries. A boulangerie is a shop usually run by artisans that choose the raw materials and follow them through every stage of the production. From processing to cooking and selling.
The baguette is something important to French people. If you would like to know which is the best in the city, you can consult the results of the yearly competition held in Paris since 1994. It crowns the best baker in the city. La Parisienne, Le Grenier à Pain, and the Boulangerie Brun won the latest editions.
Boulangerie in Paris, top 3
Here is where to go to taste the best baguette in Paris.
- La Parisienne
La Parisienne Boulangerie won the best baguette in Paris in 2016. At La Parisienne, you can also taste various kinds of bread paired with fresh products. It is the best idea for a quick lunch! The historic shop of La Parisienne is in St Germain, 52. You will find other shops in Montmartre, and at Les Halles.
- Le Grenier à Pain
This is another place where you can taste the best baguette in Paris. Le Grenier à Pain won the best baguette in Paris contest twice, in 2010 and in 2015. Besides baguettes, I suggest tasting croissants!
Go at rue des Abbesses, 38.
- Boulangerie Brun
The Boulangerie Brun won the best baguette award of Paris in 2017. If you had had enough baguettes, go for the sweets filled with lemon cream! The Boulangerie Brun is near Butte aux Cailles, in rue de Tolbiac 193.