Where to eat

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Feeling peckish? Fancy a picnic or one of our local specialities?

In Paimpont, we have everything you need!

Votre Marché

Grocery store

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Groceries, delicatessen, local products, organic produce, bike hire.

Opening times

  • 8:30 a.m – 1:00 p.m / 15:30 p.m – 7:00 p.m
  • Sunday: 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. and 4 to 7 p.m
  • Closed on Monday and on Thursday afternoons


4 rue du général de Gaulle
 +33(0)2 99 07 87 91facebook logo



Les Douceurs de Brocéliande

Boulangerie Paimpont

The bakery sells regional pastries, various types of bread and sweets.

Opening times

  • From tuesday to saturday : from 7:15 am to 1:00 pm / from 2:30 pm to 7 pm
  • Sunday : from 7:15 am to 1:00 pm

3 avenue du Chevalier Ponthus
 +33(0)2 99 07 81 11

Le Déan Butcher's Shop

Enjoy lunch on the terrace of the abbey or indulge with an artisan ice-cream…

Boucherie charcuterie Le Déan @OTBroceliande
Lunchtime: workers’ restaurant (traditional French food)
Bar-tabac and cash point

Opening times

  • Tuesday to Saturday: noon to 2.30 p.m. and 7 to 9.30 p.m.
  • Sunday: noon to 3 p.m. and 7 to 10 p.m.

2 avenue du Chevalier Ponthus
 +33(0)2 99 07 81 12

Le Brécilien

Bar, café, light snacks

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Le Brécilien, on the corner of Paimponts main street, offers a selection of Breton draught beers, hot and cold drinks.

Concerts, shows and events are organised throughout the year; coming in, you may very well run into one of our storytellers!

1 rue du Général de Gaulle
 +33(0)2 99 07 81 13
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La Brûlerie de Paimpont (Paimpont's coffee shop)

At the heart of the forest, Guylaine Charvet serves a dozen types of coffee roasted on site.


Coffee beans come from speciality Arabica and meet the strictest standards in terms of production, processing and roasting. They are all handpicked and selected from small environmentally friendly producers.

Opening times

  • Direct sale at the workshop, Wednesdays from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. and Saturdays from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
  • ​By appointment every other day
  • Delivery available

Les cours le Cannée
 +33(0)6 78 40 17 80


Le Pas Sage de Brocéliande

Café, sandwich bar and local products by the Paimpont lake

Le Pas Sage Brocéliande, bar, snacks, location vélo, Brocéliande

Le Pas Sage is the ultimate spot for a gathering with friends and family, to share a lunch or a sweet snack!

Newly opened in 2018, this catering spot offers sandwiches and apéro platters from 3, to be enjoyed on the spot or to take away!
Homemade on site solely from local produce, you can enjoy a cup of saucisson, a cheese platter or the traditional and vegetarian sandwiches.
The Pas sage also sells artisanal ice-creams, local beers (Brasserie de l’ombre, Bizhh…).

Opening times

  • April to September, 7 days a week from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m.
  • 9 a.m. – 9 p.m. during the summer holidays 
  • Closed in January and November

 +33(0)6 45 41 59 88

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Crêperie du porche

Christina, a local paimpontaise passionate about her home region and her work, will welcome you to her café-crêperie!

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Try out local products (chouchen – a form of Breton mead-, Breton beer from the Lancelot brewery, organic artisanal cider) in a relaxed and fun atmosphere.

In the spring, the bustling terrace giving onto the street or the adjoining garden are the perfect place for a pleasant meal!

Groups are welcome for a pre-booked afternoon snack or heartier meal.

26 rue du Général de Gaulle 
 +33(0)2 99 07 81 88

La Fée Gourmande

Johann and his team welcome you to their crêperie by the Paimpont lake

crêperie fee gourmande

Enjoy the savoury buckwheat and gluten-free specialities and the chefs sweet crêpes! Breton beers and regional products abound in this idyllic setting by the lake of Paimpont. Live it up in a friendly and relaxed atmosphere!

In the summertime, concerts and animations can be enjoyed on the terrace!

Opening times

  • October to June: Friday evenings, weekends and school holidays
  • During the summer season, all day every day


16 avenue du chevalier Ponthus
 +33(0)2 99 07 89 63
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L'Hermine et l'Ajonc

Delicatessen and herbalist’s shop in the heart of Paimpont

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Right next to L’Antre des Créatures, a very sweet little boutique welcomes you…

Auriella is passionate about plants and organic local products, and she shares her favourite treats with her customers: local beers, organic absinth, traditional biscuits, honey, infusion plants, Breton essential oils…

Opening times
from Tuesday to Sunday: 9.30 a.m. to 1 p.m. and 2.30 to 7.30 p.m.

2 rue du Général de Gaulle
 +33(0)2 99 09 06 31

Restaurant Les Forges de Paimpont

In the little town of the Forges, this restaurant is famous for his local cuisine.

Les Forges de Paimpont, restaurant façade

In the past, the restaurant was the workers canteen, today you can discover the specialities of the chef Jacques Gouneau (fish and game).

Service : from 12 a.m to 2 p.m and from 7 p.m to 9 p.m

Opened every day except Sundays evening and Mondays.

Restaurant Les Forges de Paimpont
Les Forges
35380 Plélan-le-Grand
 02 99 06 81 07
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Relais de Brocéliande

Le Relais de Brocéliande, Hotel Restaurant & Spa welcomes you in the heart of Paimpont, offering high quality service in a warm setting.

Our chef Nicolas Lefèvre prepares a cuisine du marché using fresh and seasonal products that promote the special character of our regional terroir. As much as possible, he chooses to work with local producers to follow the rhythm of nature and thus enjoy what it has to offer.

This approach means he can let his imagination roam free… Every week brings a new and different surprise!

On the menu: finely prepared vegetables, perfectly cooked meats, delicately flavoured broths and juices…

5 rue des forges 
 +33(0)2 99 07 84 94
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