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Saint-Roch

Neighbourhood: Downtown Quebec City
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Address: Quebec City, Quebec, Canada
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Our hotel was down here and we were very glad. There are plenty of restaurants, shops, and even a supermarket here. If you are staying in the St. Roch area take the elevator at... read more

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 11 June 2016
Mark L
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Georgia
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Chateauguay, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 September 2016

We participated in this very worthwhile walking tour with our young guide, Anne Marie. The stops we made provided generous portions for tasting and some interesting facts regarding the history behind the selections. As well, the walking towards each stop provided us with interesting historical facts and took us into areas we might not have found on our own. Our... More 

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San Ramon, California
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 August 2016 via mobile

A wonderful neighborhood full of vitality that has been the focus of much economic development in recent years. A bit off the beaten path of the traditional quebec city sights. But full of wonderful restaurants, fromagerie, tea shop, brew pubs, choclaterie, boutique clothes shopping. Downtown parks,public art and a great example of how local quebecoisse live. Find great poutine here... More 

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Georgia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 June 2016 via mobile

Our hotel was down here and we were very glad. There are plenty of restaurants, shops, and even a supermarket here. If you are staying in the St. Roch area take the elevator at Rue de la Couronne and Rue Saint Vallier E that will save you a lot of energy going up.

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Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 May 2016

Saint-Roch is coming back to a life, and much of it can be found on Rue St. Joseph. Along this stretch of blocks can be found ethnic restaurants, boutiques, bars, music venues, local breweries and all the excitement that goes with it. A few pictures are worth a few hundred words, but it's better in real life. Spend a weekend... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 October 2015

Saint Roch district offers something for everyone ... or not! In the central portion of the district stands the St. Roch Church. A definite stop, the church has much beauty within. Outside, you will observe a piano, often being played by local musicians. You will observe , what some may call "street people." We had no problems, and were not... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 August 2015

I was looking for another shopping area for boutiques. unfortunately my guide book mentioned St. Joseph St. The street had about two decent boutiques; but they weren't worth the 20 minute walk to get to. I didn't eat in the area, but the restaurant options were more numerous than the clothing shopping options.

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Mauston, Wisconsin
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 July 2015 via mobile

We walked this street for about three blocks and found it a delightful area with many restaurants and shops. There were delightful decorations hanging overhead. Worth a visit!

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Sydney, Australia
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2014

Walked through this area as part of a food tour of Saint Roch. I found it an interesting district in comparison to the main part of Vieux Quebec. They are obviously trying to revitalise the area. If you have an extended time in Quebec City like I did it is worth a visit.

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Naperville, Illinois
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2014

During a bus tour they past the church and mentioned the "shops" below the church. There was some type of neighborhood fair going on but the "shops" - all we found was one very large shop. Didn't buy anything but the church was very nice. I was told they are trying to make this more of a tourist area but... More 

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Killingworth, Connecticut
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 July 2014 via mobile

Our hotel was on the edge of the St. Roch district. There was some shopping but not the type that tourists are attracted to. Many bars and restaurants, definitely for a younger crowd- we are young 50s. This was a 20s scene. We walked the area at night without hesitation and felt totally safe. We encountered one "beggar" during the... More 

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