Indulge in fine food and drink in Paris

Publish on Sunday, 12 October 2014
in category Flavours & Gastronomy

Paris is the culinary capital of the world, and gourmets and food lovers are sure to be interested in some of the exceptional events that can be easily reached from Hotel Opera Lafayette this autumn. Explore the world of fine food and drink at Salon du Chocolat, the fabulous Grand Tasting or Salon Saveurs during your next stay in our inviting and elegant hotel.

Salon du Chocolat from 29th October to 2nd November 2014 at Porte de Versailles promises to be a truly decadent affair. Now in its 20th edition, this highly popular event offers something for the entire family. Highlights will be the Grand Marnier sponsored Relais Desserts Charles Proust Trophy contest and awards on October 29th, and the daily chocolate Fashion Show which will feature iconic couture creations from the last 20 fantastic years of Salon du Chocolat.

Discover the taste of France

The Grand Tasting at Carrousel du Louvre on November 28th and 29th is a wonderful opportunity for you to sample some of the best wines from an exciting selection of top vineyards, and of course pick up a few cases to enjoy at home. Learn all there is to know about your favourite wine at Ecole de Terroirs, and taste some of the most prestigious wines at the Master Class or Master Class Luxury.

Be inspired to create delicious festive fare and pick up supplies at Salon Saveurs. One of the most anticipated culinary events of the year, producers and exhibitors from all over France gather to show off their finest produce. See cookery demonstrations and join in with workshops at the world’s number one gastronomy show - from November 19th to 23rd at Portes de Versailles and from December 5th to 8th at Espace Champerret.


  • Salon du Chocolat: October 29 - November 2, 2014
    Paris Expo Porte de Versailles, Paris 15e
    Metro Porte de Versailles, line 12 or Balard, line 8
    Tramway Porte de Versailles, line T3
  • Grand Tasting: November 28-29
    Carrousel du Louvre, 99 Rue de Rivoli, Paris 1er
    Metro : Louvre-Rivoli or Tuileries, line 1 – Pyramides, lines 7, 14
  • Salon Saveurs des plaisirs gourmands:
    > November 19-23 : Paris Expo, Porte de Versailles, Paris 15e
    Metro Porte de Versailles, line 12 or Balard, line 8
    Tramway Porte de Versailles, line T3
    > December 5-8 : Place de la Porte-de-Champerret, Paris 17e
    Metro Porte de Champerret, line 3


Picture copyright holder : Tourist Office Paris - Photographer Amélie Dupont

Hotel Opéra Lafayette, a 3* hotel in Paris between Gare du Nord and Opera area

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