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Le Moulin de Provence

$$ - $$$French, Cafe,
55 By Ward Market Sq, Ottawa, Ontario K1N 9C3, Canada
+1 613-562-3325
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Overview
  • Excellent35%
  • Very good32%
  • Average19%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible6%
Travellers talk about
“pastry” (28 reviews)
“cakes” (25 reviews)
“bread” (44 reviews)
Open Now
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
CUISINES
French, Cafe, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
55 By Ward Market Sq, Ottawa, Ontario K1N 9C3, Canada
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1 - 10 of 262 reviews

Reviewed yesterday

I stopped here before heading out to Old Montreal. I had an apricot pastry and a latte. They were excellent, and we loved sitting in the cafe. They had an extensive selection of pastries and lunch foods. My only regret is that I didn't stock...More

Thank anne4442000
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Awesome parisserie....but let down by the way the reheat their food. Croque looked amazing until they nuked it! Now tasty but chewy! 😕

Thank West1107
Reviewed 1 week ago

Awful service and awful management. I just left with such frustration. Being a client for the past 10 years, I love their bake goods. Today, I had the intent to purchase a birthday mousse cake for a dinner this evening. I politely asked if they...More

Thank solangeboudr
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I went for an early morning walk with my baby to grab some morning treats for my husband and I. I was greeted by a very friendly woman behind the counter who was pleasent and helpful. I recommend the almond choc brioche. I'll be back...More

Thank Dana N
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Great prices, great selection, great location! And they refuse tips!! I came here years ago, and again today, and it is still wonderful!!

Thank alskdjbelsbwlsfkwjd
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Cakes, pastry, snacks in an endless row, everything fresh, and dining under the roof but open to the street side to watch people passing by at the famous By Ward Market area. Among this buzzling activity around a peaceful haven with delicious bites

1  Thank 133Bolonka
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I use to like this place ,not anymore ,i ask a sales person (Jose) a young girl, to serve me but she was not interested and absent ,after many calls and" hello " "excuse me" ,Jose finally look at me and very nervous using some...More

1  Thank Elena A
Reviewed 15 June 2018

The desserts here are excellent. I had a mini cheesecake for an afternoon snack. On previous visits I have tried their decorated cookies and small meals. Never a complaint. My sister loves their Happy Goat coffee so I always bring back a bag of coffee...More

1  Thank Karen C
Reviewed 29 May 2018 via mobile

Not only is this bakery in such a cool spot, the quality of the baked goods are amazing! The chocolate almond croissants are fantastic as is their coffee. The visual representation of everything is also very appealing and picture worthy!! Will be going back soon!

Thank kmat8282
Reviewed 28 May 2018

3 out of 4 desserts were terrible. Fruit bread pudding was so hard I injured my tooth. Thedate square was devoid of dates & it tasted like cardboard. The pecan square was unset & soggy. Avoid this place at all costs. They use minimal or...More

Thank Norm W
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heyyou307
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Response from Valknitting | Reviewed this property |
It’s not a nut free facility but there are products that don’t contain tree or ground nuts or oils.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Monday
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Tuesday
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Wednesday
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Thursday
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Friday
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Saturday
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 55 By Ward Market Sq, Ottawa, Ontario K1N 9C3, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Ottawa
  • Phone Number: +1 613-562-3325
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