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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” (574 reviews)
“gelato” (199 reviews)
“sandwich” (184 reviews)
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7:00 am - 9:00 pm 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 1 August 2017 via mobile

Ate here 3 times while staying in Quebec. It is very busy but so worth it! I'm pretty sure you could order anything here and it would be amazing. Loved the latte bowls. A perfect way to start the day!

Thank CrossCanada
Reviewed 1 August 2017

Was a very hot day so did not feel like pastries. Went to the gelato counter and was served the wrong item (server argued with me over it that I did not know the difference between cookie dough and brownie??) and when we paid the...More

Thank MariaVin
Reviewed 1 August 2017

Visited to get some macarons to enjoy as we strolled through the old city. It was very busy, but the staff were kind and patient as we ordered. Lovely live music. Macarons were fresh and flavourful.

Thank Jane R
Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

Great place for breakfast croissants were huge and delicious lots of desserts. Staff friendly, patient spoke English, very comfortable place and quite busy.

Thank 784karenp
Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

Awesome place to have a quick pastry and a coffee! Lots of choice and always fresh. Open early and staff are nice!

Thank Steve L
Reviewed 31 July 2017 via mobile

You'll have croissants crumbling out of your mouth every time you go here. It's just delicious and on a wonderful street for shopping. It's definitely a do not miss! When I come back to the city I'm sure I'll be making multiple stops to get...More

Thank TravelingCara
Reviewed 30 July 2017

We loved this bakery that has seating. Great for breakfast or sweets pick me up anytime. They have terrific croissants and other pastries. The bread was also great. It was only place I found French like break that wasn't doughy. We even stopped here on...More

Thank xcone
Reviewed 30 July 2017 via mobile

We ordered three sandwiches here for about 9-10 Canadian each. All came on fresh baguette like French bread and had high quality ingredients. The restaurant was full of people but that was ok as they have a lot of seating and turnover is quick. There...More

Thank Strembrulie C
Reviewed 29 July 2017

If you are looking for a sweet treat, it is definitely your place! The moment I walked into the door, my eyes and my tasty bud were shinning. From bakery to ice cream, from smell to presentation everything made me happy and excited. We tried...More

Thank WindyandSun
Reviewed 28 July 2017

We popped in for a bakery treat and tried the macarons. They were fantastic! It is a bustling and very busy spot, so highly recommend taking a few minutes to decide what you want before getting in the line-up; this will make the line move...More

Thank DeathRacerEdmonton
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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
USD 3 - USD 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
Kids, Child-friendly, Groups, Local cuisine
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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