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Gourmandise & Co

56 Stirling Tce, Albany, Western Australia 6330, Australia
+61 409 816 489
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  • Excellent77%
  • Very good18%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“quiche” (49 reviews)
“croissants” (46 reviews)
“cassoulet” (13 reviews)
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French, Cafe, European, Deli, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
56 Stirling Tce, Albany, Western Australia 6330, Australia
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Reviewed 22 October 2014

Bravo we stumble on the café by chance it was late in the afternoon but the owners were so helpful we decided to come next morning for breakfast Xavier makes a true croissant to die for, beautifully decorated and some amazing french products,we came back...More

1  Thank Aldo P
Reviewed 21 October 2014 via mobile

What a beautiful space to enjoy delicious food; I'm delighted Gourmandise has opened in our town! The magnificent long table of natural edged jarrah is stunning, and brings such a warm feeling to sit near others and talk about the sumptuous food and goodies. A...More

Thank Sasha-Joy
Reviewed 8 October 2014

Yes, a little quaint French outlet in Albany!! Yeah!! I love it! I love it!! Communal sitting, so good luck groups!! Gotta to speak kindly to people to move along so that you can all fit into the 1 table! But had fun talking to...More

Thank KYWennie
Reviewed 30 September 2014

Have been here a few times now....mostly for coffee and to buy their lovely french cheeses and rillettes! Had lunch last week which was delicious...Duck Confit Casoulet....very filling and very tasty! The price was high for a lunch, ($27) but you would pay more for...More

Thank pinkpanther61
Reviewed 24 September 2014

Great food, coffee, bread and other pastries. Also great items for purchase such as French cheese, butter, rillettes and other delights. Great location, great set up, shame its too small. Need to be early for breakfast o Saturday

Thank swain_au
Reviewed 18 September 2014

This is a new cafe for me since my last visit and I can recommend it. Good quality, bit slow on service; seating is more community seating rather than individual tables - if you are looking for privacy not as good. But all the other...More

Thank johnomraz
Reviewed 17 September 2014

Disappointing really and I do not like the communal table Staff should be able to give more information on products and produce Over priced But hope it improvesMore

1  Thank Freemedear
Janette J, Owner at Gourmandise & Co, responded to this reviewResponded 19 September 2014

Thanks for offering your point of view. We know the communal table doesn't appeal to everyone but it's a great place for people to gather and share. Others prefer to takeaway rather than stay, some like a solitary corner and a quiet read. Vive la...More

Reviewed 4 September 2014

New to the Albany Region so we decided to check it out. Xavier is an experienced wood fire chef and together with his wife owns and operates is own mobile wood fire oven catering business. You can find them at the Boatshed Markets every Sunday....More

Thank Maggie v
Reviewed 30 August 2014

It would be very unfair of me not to share this - one of the best dishes I have ever eaten. Exploring Albany I stumbled across a small French store serving traditional food. True to a stereotypical French arrogance, signs were up insisting it not...More

1  Thank Larrylowfive
Reviewed 11 August 2014

Without a doubt the best place in town! A French wood-fired bakery / delicatessen / speciality food store in one of the oldest buildings in Albany. The staff are friendly, pastries divine and everything is served with care and attention. The only bad thing is...More

3  Thank J194
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Questions & Answers
14 May 2018|
Response from Louise A | Reviewed this property |
Yes they are Flynn. Its not my shop though, i was just reviewing it.
1 May 2017|
Response from Janette J | Property representative |
Good Morning Unfortunately we do not open on a Sunday and Mothers Day of course falls on Sunday May 14th. As you are no doubt aware due to the nature of our business and the concept we offer, we also do not take bookings. I... More
28 April 2015|
Response from Janette J | Property representative |
Good Morning We are a wood-fire bakery, deli and store with a communal table; it is possible to takeaway or linger a while and dine in. The plats du jour do change most days and we always have a selection of favourites in... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 6 - USD 24
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Free Off-Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
7:30 am - 3:00 pm
7:30 am - 3:00 pm
7:30 am - 3:00 pm
7:30 am - 3:00 pm
7:30 am - 3:00 pm
7:30 am - 3:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 56 Stirling Tce, Albany, Western Australia 6330, Australia
  • Location: South Pacific  >  Australia  >  Western Australia  >  Albany
  • Phone Number: +61 409 816 489
  • E-mail
Gourmandise & Co is a coffee house, wood-fire bakery, European delicatessen, communal table and store. Located in the heritage precinct on Stirling Terrace in Albany and brought to you by Xavier and Janette Poupel (formerly Terroir and Table) Gourmandise & Co offers a selection of quality produce to take away or enjoy at our communal table in a rustic french-australian ambience. Lunch service Monday-Saturday from 11:30am-2:00pm.
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