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Le Saint-Eloi Cafe-Bistro

100, Rue Atawe | Gatineau QC, Gatineau, Quebec J8Y 6V8, Canada
+1 819-595-3222
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good45%
  • Average14%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible4%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (9 reviews)
“eggs benedict” (5 reviews)
“ceasar salad” (2 reviews)
Open Now
6:30 am - 9:00 pmAll hours
Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
100, Rue Atawe | Gatineau QC, Gatineau, Quebec J8Y 6V8, Canada
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is our meet-up spot for an annual camping trip and breakfasts have been reliably good over the years. Service is quick and cheerful as well. The views over the lake can't be beat. However, on my last visit I came out to find a...More

Thank Jeff B
gilcam, Owner at Le Saint-Eloi Cafe-Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello There are 200 free spaces in the parking lot and only one row that needs a permit and the are signs about it. We have a poster in the entrance of the café and in each bathrooms about it. Unfortunately, the city control the...More

Reviewed 28 September 2017

Went for Sunday lunch with the family. The view is very nice, the service is good, and the food is OK. I had a bacon and cheese omelette, the eggs a bit overcooked, the bacon undercooked, and not much cheese to speak of, although at...More

Thank LazerReuven
gilcam, Owner at Le Saint-Eloi Cafe-Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 3 October 2017

Hello Thank you for your comments As I can read, we managed to do a pretty good job. I can live with the comments that you have provided, but I think that the title of your critic is a bit harsh. They have what, 25...More

Reviewed 22 September 2017 via mobile

I discovered this lovely restaurant online and I'm so glad I did. On a beautiful Saturday morning we toured to Gatineau and enjoyed a delicious breakfast on their outdoor patio right on Lac Leamy. It's a beautiful spotted tucked away in the trees. The breakfast...More

Thank Jen V
gilcam, Owner at Le Saint-Eloi Cafe-Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 28 September 2017

Thank you for your comments. Very much appreciated.

Reviewed 15 September 2017

This is one of my favorite spots for Sunday breakfast. Or any day breakfast for that matter. Nestled a few steps away from lac Lemay you can enjoy a crepe Bretonne and sip a fresh cup of coffee while you watch kayakers and boats do...More

Thank Paul M
Reviewed 9 August 2017

Le Saint-Eloi Café-Bistro is one of Gatineau's best kept secrets. Nestled on the banks of Lac Lemay, this lovely café-bistro is welcoming and unprentious. Great art adorns the walls, the views are wonderful and the food is outstanding. I went with family and youngsters are...More

Thank Kristina J
gilcam, Owner at Le Saint-Eloi Cafe-Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 11 August 2017

Thank you very much for your comments. Very much appreciated. Gilles Massé

Reviewed 17 July 2017 via mobile

Good menue with nice variety. Delicious Bloody Caesar, good long island iced tea. Escargot was good. Chicken parm with spaghetti and meat sauce was quite acceptable. Sauce was tasty and had lots of ground meat. Spaghetti was over cooked and was not properly drained before...More

Thank old_mountie
Reviewed 12 May 2017

My husband and I took my mother in law on a mini family vacation. We found this place by chance. We arrived at 11am for brunch on a Saturday morning. The place was packed but we were quickly given a table. Our waiter was amazing....More

Thank j d
Reviewed 2 May 2017

We were 23 ladies getting together after 5 years. The restaurant was packed, loud, food was not great and one of the lady sitting beside me found a little rock in her wrap. She told our server who said it was impossible that it was...More

Thank Suzanne T
gilcam, Owner at Le Saint-Eloi Cafe-Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 3 May 2017

Wow I can deal with criticism no problem but having to deal with simple lies that I can't. I was personally there and I went to the table for the incident. The server, who by the way is also the owner was all over with...More

Reviewed 23 April 2017

I gave this a 3 because I've been there many times and it was ok. However, today, everything tasted like fish -toast and jam. toast and creton, egg that I dipped my toast in ! My friends said theirs did too. When I mentioned it...More

Thank SarahEOttawa_Ontario
gilcam, Propriétaire at Le Saint-Eloi Cafe-Bistro, responded to this reviewResponded 2 May 2017

Really, bread cooked in fish oil?.. we are talking about Omega 3 used for wheat bread. We have been serving this bread for 15 years now. We serve more than 400 customers a day on week ends so we must do something wright. I'm really...More

Reviewed 20 March 2017

I went with my daughter..we were told the restaurant was closing in 15 mins so we just ordered coffee. I ask the waitress for cream..she said she would bring it Ten mins later no cream...ask another waitress..she said in a few mins Four of them...More

5  Thank warren1952
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 8 - USD 16
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Takeout, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
7:00 am - 3:00 pm
6:30 am - 2:00 pm
6:30 am - 9:00 pm
6:30 am - 9:00 pm
6:30 am - 9:00 pm
6:30 am - 9:00 pm
6:30 am - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 100, Rue Atawe | Gatineau QC, Gatineau, Quebec J8Y 6V8, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Quebec  >  Outaouais Region  >  Gatineau
  • Phone Number: +1 819-595-3222
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