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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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“gelato” (199 reviews)
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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 yesterday

We were in Quebec City for four nights and this turned out to be our "go to" place for light breakfasts and a cup of tea and snack at night. Selection was good and prices were very reasonable. A $3.50 cup of tea at the...More

Thank Ed_Kal99
Reviewed 4 days ago

This place was down the street from my hotel and I went a few times to eat there. It was a light filled modern space that provided a nice break from touring around the old city. It was also a good spot for dining solo....More

Thank Tracy H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We stopped in after a morning of sightseeing in Upper Town and wow, is this a bustling bakery?! Definitely secure a table before ordering or you may find yourself walking around with your food trays. We opted for the sandwich and soup combos - comes...More

Thank 11Aurora11
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Excellent quality products and coffee. We ordered some flat breads and pastries and we were very pleased.

Thank veniceluv
Reviewed 1 week ago

I seriously can tell that the food was delicious and the customer service is excellent. I really think smoked salmon was scrumptious but grilled vegetables pizza was mediocre. Had a superb time! I will certainly visit again.

Thank Isidro B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

As usual always busy...but our cappuccino and espresso along with croissants, macarons, and assorted pastries did not disappoint...they were fresh and delicious.

Thank Mala S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This well known bakery has a wide variety of pastries and breads that are flavourful and satisfying. Plus excellent assortment of coffees. And if you are seeking a light lunch, they have great specials everyday that offer soups, sandwiches and their own baked breads which...More

Thank srgordo
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My partner and I stumbled across this establishment one snowy morning and I am so glad we did! As soon as you open the door, you are enveloped by the aroma of French bakeries and the choice of snacks and meals on offer stretch out...More

Thank Rosiebuds1
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We enjoyed having our meal here. Great tasting food, smiling staff, cozy ambience. Their pizza and pasta was very tasty. Great value for money.

Thank levyrox
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Great place for breakfast! They have yummy pastries and coffee. The staff was great and friendly. We went each morning that we were in Quebec City!

Thank AnnaR16
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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
  • Value
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
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids, Groups
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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