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A great name to discover at Galeries Lafayette Gourmet

Categories : Flavors and Gastronomy, Visit Paris, published on : 11/1/23

Just a five-minute walk from The Chess Hotel, Galeries Lafayette is a must-see before the festive season. Children will marvel at the animated shop windows and their mischievous automatons, but also at the superb decorations on the shelves, and you'll find something to fill Santa's sack for the whole family. Don't forget to spend some time at Galeries Lafayette Gourmet, where a new prestigious guest has arrived...


Galeries Lafayette Gourmet, a gastronomic mecca

Between the food court and the market square, the Gourmet covers 3,500 m² on the lower floors of Galeries Lafayette. In this vast space, you'll find a variety of venues dedicated to gastronomy and gourmet delights. Cellars, delicatessens, restaurants, as well as showcases for caterers and creative artisans, all offer an astonishing choice of top-quality products. Louis Fouquet naturally found its place here in October 2023. And what better time of year to come and taste his creations?


Louis Fouquet, a leading brand for over 170 years

Louis Fouquet has been awarded the "Entreprise du Patrimoine Vivant" (Living Heritage Company) label, and is also a member of Les Chocolatiers Engagés. For over a century and a half, its representatives have cultivated exceptional know-how to create pralines, fondants, caramels and chocolates. Using only the highest quality products - exceptional cocoa beans, Piedmont hazelnuts, Valencia almonds, etc. - the company offers both its classics, which have seduced the likes of Claude Monet, Gertrude Stein and Pablo Picasso, as well as contemporary creations. To be discovered and enjoyed in a hurry!   

Treat yourself to a gourmet moment at Galeries Lafayette Gourmet during your stay at the Chess Hôtel. You'll also have the opportunity to discover one of Paris' great chocolatiers and confectioners: Louis Fouquet. It's also a great place to find gift ideas!


Photo : russieseo

The Chess Hotel, a 4-star arty boutique hotel étoiles at the heart of Quartier Opéra