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“Never Disappointing”
Review of Gourmandise & Co

Gourmandise & Co
Ranked #2 of 136 Restaurants in Albany
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: USD 6 - USD 25
Cuisines: Deli, French
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Dining options: Breakfast, Lunch
Description: 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.
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Gourmandise is our regular coffee stop and we are never disappointed.
From flaky croissants and creamy Teurgoule, through to flavoursome soups - the food is divine. Fresh and beautifully presented, with satisfying serving sizes.
The coffee is always superb, the tea always piping hot, and the hot chocolate delicious, served by the wonderful, friendly efficient staff.
The cafe is beautifully decorated giving it a wonderful ambience. This is a lovely place to sit and enjoy beautiful food, in a cosy welcoming atmosphere.

1  Thank rickmargaret
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Janette J, Owner at Gourmandise & Co, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear rickmargaret

Thank you for your fabulous review.
The team at G&Co appreciates your patronage and love the fact we are able to satisfy you despite your very regular visits.
The popularity of our small business is based on loyal regular local customers and visitors alike, merci encore!
May we never disappoint!

Warm regards
Janette

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Reviewed 12 October 2018 via mobile

Absolutely divine. The croissants were buttery and melt in the mouth. The best we have eaten, including ones we had in France. We would definitely recommend a visit. The decor inside is gorgeous it feels like you are in a small French country cafe.

Thank Sue G
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Janette J, Owner at Gourmandise & Co, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear SueG

Merci beaucoup for taking the time to post your review and making a wonderful recommendation; we really appreciate it!

Kind Regards
Janette

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Reviewed 1 October 2018

Had a tasty Quiche Lorraine. Presentation was nice with fresh herbs surrounding the quiche. No skimping on the ham, which was nice. Very cozy stop.

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Thank Janlyn-60
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Janette J, Owner at Gourmandise & Co, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Janlyn-60

Thank you for taking the time to post your review.

We are delighted you enjoyed your breakfast with us and experienced our cozy ambience.

Kind Regards
Janette

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Reviewed 26 September 2018 via mobile

Went for lunch. Lovely little place to eat and look around. Something to look at everywhere. Food was nice, but had expected more considering it was rated number 1 on trip advisor. Not over friendly service.

Thank Dukith
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Janette J, Owner at Gourmandise & Co, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Dukith

Thank you for taking the time to post your review.

I am sorry we did not meet your expectations; but we advertise accurately that we are wood-fire bakery and deli, and also offer plats du jours for lunch. So if you were hoping for a traditional restaurant that we are certainly not.

We appreciate you paying us a visit and including us in the businesses you visited during your stay in Albany.

Kind Regards
Janette

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Reviewed 14 September 2018

A place to be seen both as a visitor and as a local. the bench style siting may not apeal to every one, as generally people already seated will spread ou and make it difficult for a group to sit toghether. Food OK

Thank Old_Gypsies
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Janette J, Owner at Gourmandise & Co, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear Old-Gypsies

Thank you for taking the time to post your review.

As you visited only once, it is worth mentioning that it is not a general rule for people to spread out and take the whole table for themselves. As the shop front fills, people happily move along to accommodate others and there is a wonderful convivial atmosphere.
We must have been busy if you were unable to find a seat at one of the other tables that are on offer?

We know that our communal table will not appeal to everyone but we wanted to offer the community something different and do appreciate that you paid us a visit despite deciding we are not for you.

Regards
Janette



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