Transfer from "Grande Epicerie" to Paris Orly airport
History and visit the Grande Epicerie in Paris
Doing practically part of the store "Bon marché" , the "Grande Epicerie" is located in the same street in the 7th arrondissement of Paris, at 22 rue de Sèvres. The building housing the Grande Epicerie is connected to the Budget of the store by a footbridge. It was built in 1911 and the idea was to design the same way trade that cheap but this time by offering food. In 1923, he was the trade name "bar food" and there were gourmet products such as preserves and fine types of high quality teas. The lines are always broadened and began to sell fresh produce upscale and always in full control of marketing, we could find entertainment on typical products of other countries.
It was not until 1978 that the sign changes to "La Grande Epicerie de Paris" and is considered a large supermarket of gourmet food. Acquired by the LVMH Group in conjunction with the "Bon marché ", the Grande Epicerie strengthens its position in the food market and luxury in 1988, she became a reference of French gastronomy. Since then, various leaders of the Grande Epicerie continue to bring innovations, types of products are diversified and the place is more popular with the wealthy clientele of Paris tourists and lovers of refined cuisines.
Currently, the "Grande Epicerie"store features products from several countries on its shelves, it may be prepared foods, canned or fresh. The grocery store is also this: exotic spices, rare and culinary works of the greatest leaders ingredients. Intensive presentations are not to be outdone, pastry, confectionery, chocolate and all those little treats that you put water in his mouth. The products of the winery are all from the great castles and bottles are great vintage.
It is recommended to take time to visit the"Grande Epicerie" , the visit should be done quietly strolling. It is said that the Grande Epicerie is the pleasure of the eyes and the palate, displays are presented in a decorative and attractive, and some rays will present small samples to taste. Great store is not a place to shop in a hurry, this is a place where the art of cooking is discovered. When you wander through the shelves, you will feel to discover the world through its gastronomy.
The "Grande Epicerie" also houses restaurants for gourmets: Balthazar, located on the premises of the winery, with menus specially designed to be enjoyed with the best winemakers selected by world renowned wines. The Café de la Grande Epicerie, located on the 2nd floor of the building is a quiet place with a nice view over the small park and Lutecia Hotel, you can enjoy delicious pastries with hot drinks and small dishes such as rapid club sandwiches, steamed dumplings, etc. The place is so friendly that it feels like home, especially when it is family, plus the service is fast and the cost is reasonable considering the luxury of the place.
Transfer to the Grande Epicerie in Paris
La Grande Epicerie is 15.0 kilometers from Orly Airport, 32.9 km from Roissy Charles de Gaulle Airport and 89.9 km from the airport of Beauvais.