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Pains D'exclamations !

398 St Etienne, La Malbaie, Quebec G5A 1S8, Canada
+1 418-665-4000
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good29%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“lunch” (22 reviews)
“croissants” (11 reviews)
“sandwiches” (23 reviews)
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Cafe, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
398 St Etienne, La Malbaie, Quebec G5A 1S8, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Visited at 1100 All out of croissants! Surprising as it was Tues am. The place is closed mondays. Must be a sign the croissants are good

Thank wlhopkins
Reviewed 1 week ago

Went in for breakfast and had the best breakfast of our entire trip. The place is very eclectic and the staff were great. The belgian sourdough bread was so good, we bought one to take home. Highly recommend this place.

Thank JADouglas_13
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We really enjoyed our breakfast. Local products from Charlevoix are proudly used in everything from the omelets to the jam for the toast. Loved it!

Thank Curtis A
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place is busy but they are very well organized. We went twice for breakfast and one more time to pick-up pastries and everything was absolutely delicious, from the poached eggs and bacon, to the sourdough bread, to the home made smoothie to the dark...More

Thank Gwendolynah
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This was our favourite breakfast spot in town. We were staying at the Fairmont but preferred to come here in the morning. Cafe au lait in a bowl and an omelette. Loved the casual atmosphere with toasters on the table. The bread is amazing. Soooo...More

Thank G S
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

All home made products! Amazing bread and home made jam is just yummy. Latte in a bowl, staff always smiling and excellent service. Must try the pastries!

Thank Marzia D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We ate breakfast at this busy bakery one day during our stay in La Malbaie. It took a while to figure out the modus operandi - the silver ware is in the table drawer and you do your own toast with a toaster on the...More

Thank wreckMontreal
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We visited Pains D'exclamations! 4 times during out visit to La Malbaie. The bread was fresh and the sandwiches were delicious. Breakfast was fresh and filling and reasonably priced and we enjoyed the muffins and brownies too. Croissants were as good as any in France....More

Thank janethD1380IU
Reviewed 19 August 2017 via mobile

Beautiful decor and building. Service was great . Coffee was amazing and pastry was very fresh ans tasty. Nice stop on our trip.

Thank Smp98
Reviewed 11 August 2017 via mobile

Traveling on 138 rd to Saint Catherine Baie we left the road for a quick tour of La Malbaie ... on the road we found this great Boulangerie with an excellent Bread and nice Cakes ...

1  Thank Mario_TripA
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29 July 2016|
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Response from shari m | Reviewed this property |
Hmmm I'm also Not sure as my trip was with girlfriends. So I wasn't looking for highchairs... However I saw lots of children and babies there. Sorry :(
2 September 2015|
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Response from GarryRobbins | Reviewed this property |
Cafe Chez Nous for one, but you will find more choices by Googling "repas sans gluten La Malbaie QC". Several other restaurants advertise gluten-free options also.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Parking Available, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 398 St Etienne, La Malbaie, Quebec G5A 1S8, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Quebec  >  La Malbaie
  • Phone Number: +1 418-665-4000
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