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Cafe La Maison Smith Place-Royale

23, Rue Notre Dame, Quebec City, Quebec G1K 4E9, Canada
+1 581-742-6777
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Overview
  • Excellent58%
  • Very good34%
  • Average5%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“pastries” (64 reviews)
“maple latte” (5 reviews)
“ice cream” (20 reviews)
Open Now
7:00 am - 9:00 pm Hours
CUISINES
French, Cafe, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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LOCATION
23, Rue Notre Dame, Quebec City, Quebec G1K 4E9, Canada
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Reviewed today

Located on the square inthe lower area of Quebec. Outdoor seating -small area. Lovely decorated inside with lots of choices in food and drinks. Lactose free milk available for hot drinks.

Thank Anthony J
Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I needed to hit the road early to drive to Halifax (yeah, a LONG drive) and La Maison Smith was the only place open around our hotel. They had just opened for the day and were honest when I ordered a croissant...More

Thank Mariella99
La_Maison_Smith, Public Relations Manager at Cafe La Maison Smith Place-Royale, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for your honest review ! We will always do our best to get you satisfied ! So we are very glad to read your critique. It is really awesome ! Thank you ver much, we hope you had a very good travel !.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Was on a hunt for ice cream when I found this place and their gelato did the trick. A small gelato included two flavours and definitely felt like a steal for the amount and quality of the gelato (about $4 and it felt more like...More

Thank Courtney R
La_Maison_Smith, Public Relations Manager at Cafe La Maison Smith Place-Royale, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Awesome, we are very glad you enjoyed our gelato and coffee. We hope you come to see us soon again. Have a very nice day.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

On our honeymoon, my husband and I spent a great deal of time reading in cafés as this is something we have always done. We were extremely impressed by the café Maison Smith, both in their philosophy and in their execution. Let me first explain...More

Thank Justine V
La_Maison_Smith, Guest Relations Manager at Cafe La Maison Smith Place-Royale, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you, we really appreciate you have taken the time to write to us such complete, exquisite, and beautiful review ! Your comment really motivate us to keep our hard work. We hope you have very good memories of our coffe shop and our staff....More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I came to this shop on August 29, 2018. After ordering my salad, I looked for salt on the communal condiment table. There was none to be found. I went back and asked a female and male workers nearby for some salt. The female pointed...More

Thank clo79209
La_Maison_Smith, Guest Relations Manager at Cafe La Maison Smith Place-Royale, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

We are very sad to read your review. This is unlikely to happen. We have a very good reputation concerning our customer service. we regret any complication that may have occurred. However, we will pass the message to our employees so they understand the importance...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were in Place Royal and needed to grab a quick bite. We entered here and glad we did. The staff was very friendly and offered assistance in making our selections. The staff couldn't have been nicer and they had a good selection of sandwiches...More

Thank Donald B
La_Maison_Smith, Responsable des relations clients at Cafe La Maison Smith Place-Royale, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you, we enjoyed any single word of your review ! We are glad you have had a fulfilling experience in our coffee shop. Have a very nice day.

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We had a lovely early lunch here one day: excellent sandwiches, desserts and coffee. The outdoor seating is much sought after, but having biked into the city from Limoilou on a hot day, we dined inside and let the air conditioning cool us down. We...More

Thank TCMaine
La_Maison_Smith, Responsable des relations clients at Cafe La Maison Smith Place-Royale, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you, we are very glad you came back to see us. We will tell the staff your commentaries, they will be certainly touched. They have very hard days and work hard to keep their smile ad provide excellent service. Not many people see this....More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Came here to pick up a quick bite on the way to a morning bike tour. The croissants are the size of your head - and so delicious. Lots of other delicious looking pastries, plus smoothies and other juices if you want something a little...More

Thank jkh0728
La_Maison_Smith, Responsable des relations clients at Cafe La Maison Smith Place-Royale, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Incredible, we are thrilled of reading your message. It's true our croissants have the reputation of being enourmous ! We are glad you enjoyed our offer and we hope you have got a really good time with us ! Have a very good day. :)

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Cool, elegant, fresh decor and friendly efficient energetic server. The best ice cream I can remember having. Even better than in Italy! They have espresso too! Merci!

Thank CanInternat
La_Maison_Smith, Responsable des relations clients at Cafe La Maison Smith Place-Royale, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

We are elated you gave us 5 stars ! Your critique is a big compliment to us : we hope Italians will never get our secret espresso and ice cream receipe ! Thank you for coming.

Reviewed 17 August 2018

La Maison opens early and affords a quick self serve stop for coffee, brioche or croissant. The coffee was ok, the juice ordinary and the rolls what you'd expect. The best part is that is is fast food in the early morning while on your...More

Thank Tenbiking
La_Maison_Smith, Public Relations Manager at Cafe La Maison Smith Place-Royale, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

We regret to know your experience was not entirely fulfilling. Have you tried yet our other locations ? We hope you come and see us again, we will be elated to provide you the service, quality and experience you deserve. Have a very nice day....More

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ahfred
12 August 2016|
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Response from Melanie R | Reviewed this property |
Sorry for the late reply but so far, I don't remember seeing french bread in the shop 😊
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 12
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, View, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Monday
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Tuesday
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Wednesday
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Thursday
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Friday
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Saturday
7:00 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 23, Rue Notre Dame, Quebec City, Quebec G1K 4E9, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Quebec  >  Quebec City
  • Phone Number: +1 581-742-6777
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