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1097, rue Saint-Jean, Vieux-Quebec, Quebec City, Quebec G1R 1S3, Canada
+1 418-692-1221
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good32%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“pastries” (558 reviews)
“gelato” (203 reviews)
“sandwich” (178 reviews)
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7:00 AM - 9:00 PMAll hours
French, Healthy, Canadian, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
1097, rue Saint-Jean, Vieux-Quebec, Quebec City, Quebec G1R 1S3, Canada
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Right in the middle of the busy shopping street of rue Saint-Jean, Paillard was perfect as a tourist and yet didn't feel "touristy" with lots of locals there as well. The pastries were quite good, the cafe strong and hot, and the service friendly. I...More

Thank edgery
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Probably the best bakery in the area. Baguettes and croissants like they are supposed to be! You can select from the huge selection of baked goods at the front counter and/or order sandwiches, soup, salads and other hot and cold treats at the back counter....More

Thank Nonamekey
Reviewed 1 week ago

Paillard was a mid-afternoon snack break for us and it was such a treat! There was a great variety of pastries, cupcakes, cookies, and more and everything we tried was delicious.

Thank kathleend245
Reviewed 1 week ago

There are so many great places to eat in Quebec City. So many different cuisines but for the authentic bakery experience there is no better place than Paillard. Incredible breads are the foundation for delicious sandwiches. There is something for everyone here... and after a...More

Thank Cousy14
Reviewed 1 week ago

This place is just what we need when you have been walking for long and you need a break. Thez do salads, sandwiches,and good pastries. Its a bakery, thez do a very good french baguette. It's a perfect place for a group ou a family,...More

Thank Denis J
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were directed here by the concierge at our hotel, and he was absolutely correct. This establishment is pastry heaven. Come prepared to taste a variety of croissants, with chocolate, almond, fruit fillings and more. There are also breakfast croissants with cheese, bacon/ham, and eggs....More

Thank didr
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Piallard is in Old Quebec, we liked it very much! the food was very good! it is in the main street of Old Quebec, rue St Jean

Thank josepsanjuan
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband and I ate here twice during our stay in Quebec city, once for lunch and once for a post-dinner coffee & pastry. For lunch we got the smoked meat sandwich and a mushroom soup (YUM) and the lattes are giant and the pastries...More

Thank Lisa F
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We went while strolling the street. Picked up some bread. It was so good we made a point to go back and stock up for home. Definitely worth checking out.

Thank snappeas
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Pastries were wonderful! Coffee wonderful! Girls on the cash were smiling and charming. Ambience was interesting. Go there!

Thank Elizabeth W
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Questions & Answers
12 June 2017|
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Response from Deborah S | Reviewed this property |
They were around $2 each. Not the best macarons I have had, but it was nice to try the maple one.
26 May 2017|
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Response from jazzfang | Reviewed this property |
It is not a breakfast place ... but you can order croissant or egg sandwiches. It depends on the daily menu.
robert r
1 September 2015|
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Response from PaillardQC | Property representative |
Hello - we only mail non-perishable items to the United States such as our coffee mugs, jams and caramel sauce. We are not equipped like large companies so the costs for shipping can be very expensive, usually much more... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Average prices
US$3 - US$8
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 9:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1097, rue Saint-Jean, Vieux-Quebec, Quebec City, Quebec G1R 1S3, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Quebec  >  Quebec City
  • Phone Number: +1 418-692-1221
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Paillard - Le Café-Boulangerie in the heart of old Quebec City. Fresh baked breads, viennoiseries, pastries, special coffees, soups, salads, gourmet sandwiches, gelato in the summer, also known for our macarons.
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