la Ville de Rodez", the place to find genuine
LA VILLE DE RODEZ
22 rue Vieille du Temple
(33) 1 48 87 79 36
metro line 1 : Hôtel de ville, Saint-Paul
Open every day except on Monday from 10
am to 2 pm and from 3 pm to 8 pm
How to get there ?
is the Capital of the Aveyron Region. In Paris, the
shop A la Ville de Rodez”, in the heart of Le Marais, is one of best
place to find genuine aveyronnaises products. Since
it was founded in 1920, this shop has supplied generations
of Aveyronnais settled in Paris with products which
couldnt be found anywhere else in the Capitale.
Products with strange names like estofinado, rissoles, aligot.
Anyone seeking for exceptionnal french culinary products
will find them at A la Ville de Rodez. Once the door
shuts behind the customer, he is caught in a trap which
looks more a like a cornucopia. His eyes will be dazzled
by all the forms and colors of the numerous jars and
bottles ; his nostrils will be tickled by the fragrances
and scents floating in the shops.
years after its foundation, this shop has not
conceded an inch to modernism, marketing and packaging
used in the agro-food business of XXIe century.
The shop window is always the same one.It is highby
dates back to the 50s likely that the weighing
majority of the very good producers of the Aveyron Country
find here an embassy for their richnesses which will
be found on the Parisian tables. And that is known.
For decades, stops it with ear continues to transmit
this worthy address. Artists who live in the neighbourhood
-the famous old district of Paris called le Marais-
can be met at the shop.
All the customers of A la Ville Rodez are not native
from Aveyron. The same applies to its products. For
example, a red label jare of bean from Tarbes can be
found on its shelves, not to mention the plums coming
from Périgord. (See Below)
will probably meet Maurice, Stephanie or Briitte ready to give
a receipt or to transmit a know-how.. The kind
of trick like Verjuice, this green grape juice
used by our grand mothers which became so rare.
A la Ville de Rodez is the type of shop where you will
find products to prepare an exceptionnal whole meal
including wines. For example a Montbazillac bottle white
wine perfect to accompany the foie gras duck, a speciality
of the house. Among all these culinary richnesses lies a treasure,
the famous truffles which can be ordered between January