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1160 Beaverwood Road | The Mews of Manotick, Manotick, Ottawa, Ontario K4M 1A8, Canada
+1 613-692-2629
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07:00 - 17:00
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Sun 09:00 - 17:00
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Ottawa, Canada
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I was expecting more options for a brunch. The place is small, so we sat outside although it was a little cold. The coffee was good but the food was a little disappointing. Maybe I made the wrong choice. I will give it a second chance.

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Thank estelalutero
Ottawa, Canada
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 November 2016 via mobile

Delightful atmosphere. Terrific coffee. Always welcoming staff. Go at least once a week. Great place to meet friends.

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Thank Annieworks
Ottawa, Ontario Canada
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85 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 October 2016

A friend and I went to Manotick to go to another restaurant which was closed for lunch on Monday. We went next door. It is a cafeteria. You order at the counter and someone brings your tray to your table. We should have known better because there was just one couple sitting at the front having coffee. Perhaps the coffee... More 

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Thank pinky14
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13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 August 2016 via mobile

Fantastic cappuccino. The menu looked awesome and the coffee was fair trade so that was awesome :-) we will definitely be back :-)

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Thank Krista Lea T
Ottawa
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7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 July 2016 via mobile

French Cafe is located in a strip mall -Manotick Mews. The ambience is fantastic and the coffee superb- the food is beautifully presented and delicious. The owner Grace is a lovely lively lady who makes all feel welcome.

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Ottawa, Canada
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285 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 389 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 June 2016

We were in Manotick early on day and asked a shop owner where we could find a GOOD cup of coffee...he immediately said "French Cafe". We were not disappointed! What a great little place! Awesome baking; amazing croissants and the coffee was delicious! This is well worth a trip, especially if you're already in Manotick.

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Thank VACanuck
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7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 November 2015 via mobile

Enjoyed a great lunch today with a friend and our babies. The turkey cranberry wrap was delicious and my cappuccino hit the spot. Employees were friendly and welcoming! I'll definitely be back :)

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Thank Runnergirl1978
Ottawa, Canada
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71 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 May 2015

I have rode my bike to Manotick several times and always make a point of timing my stop there for lunch at the French Cafe. It's in a mall away from the main roads so is easy to miss, which would be a pity. The food is superb and quite inexpensive, and the staff are friendly and efficient. Whether you... More 

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Thank John12345562
Wellington, New Zealand
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 November 2014

The lovely ladies here produce excellent, fresh food for breakfast/ brunch and lunch that you have to try. The best lunch place in all of southern Ottawa.

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Thank PTLund99
Ottawa, Canada
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 March 2014

The French Cafe is a warm welcoming cafe with bistro tables, a fireplace, television and an enthusiastic staff led by the incomparable Grace Aghostino. There's always something going on, whether it be an art exhibit, the latest fundraising effort for Manotick Project for Haiti, or a meeting of a local group. Buy a sandwich and have it grilled, along with... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
French, Cafe, Canadian
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating
Open Hours
Sunday
09:00 - 17:00
Monday
07:00 - 17:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 17:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 17:00
Thursday
07:00 - 17:00
Friday
07:00 - 17:00
Saturday
07:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1160 Beaverwood Road | The Mews of Manotick, Manotick, Ottawa, Ontario K4M 1A8, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Ottawa  >  Manotick
  • Phone Number: +1 613-692-2629

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?