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Mon Petit Choux

€€ - €€€French, Cafe,
101 Commercial St, Nanaimo, British Columbia V9R 5G5, Canada
+1 250-753-6002
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good33%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (8 reviews)
“baguette” (21 reviews)
“choux” (5 reviews)
Open Now
08:00 - 17:00 Hours
French, Cafe, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
101 Commercial St, Nanaimo, British Columbia V9R 5G5, Canada
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place was a disappointment. 9:30 am on a Tuesday morning and the place was not busy, yet the service was slow and lacklustre. Took a long time to just get the attention of our server and even longer for our eggs benny to come...More

1  Thank Weej1967
gaetan b, Owner at Mon Petit Choux, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi WEEJ1967 we are sorry that you were disappointed with your visit with us on this tuesday. We work hard everyday to provide a great experience to our guest and obviously we did not deliver and for that we apologise Gaeatn

Reviewed 20 January 2018 via mobile

This is a place with a small order desk and limited bakery items but lots of seating and they bring your drinks to your table. The drinks are good but the food was scarce. It was 3:00 on a Saturday but not much choice.More

Thank altun13
gaetan b, Owner at Mon Petit Choux, responded to this reviewResponded 21 January 2018

Hi Altun 13 I am glad that you liked our coffees, and as for the scarcity of food at the time of your visit, Saturday was the wonderful women march and the rally point was across the street so we sold out of a lot...More

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Reviewed 21 December 2017

A lovely french bakery,tearoom,sweet treats,croissants, all you desire! I visited this establismenment,often,when in Nanaimo-- compares only with the best.

Thank Maureen D
Reviewed 20 December 2017

A busy, friendly eatery right on the main street with windows on both side to watch the world go by. Interesting selection of lunch or breakfast choices, something for everyone of all ages.

Thank SandralaPenita
Reviewed 6 December 2017

Their coffee is consistently good, the hallmark of a good coffee shop! But their croissants and danish pastries, while looking appetizing at the counter, and tasting pretty good, are always over-baked with a slightly burned exterior which causes them to shatter when bitten into. I...More

Thank 29carfrae
Reviewed 23 November 2017

We visited this spot as the hotel breakfast service was, well, hotel breakfast. An asiago tomato puff pastry breakfast was AMAZING. As an americano snob I was surprised that it was actually delicious as my initial smell test was not appealing. The know what they...More

Thank Helen B
gaetan b, Owner at Mon Petit Choux, responded to this reviewResponded 24 November 2017

Hi bserkca thank you so much for taking the time to write this review and your kind words and i would like to tell you that we are always open on Sunday unless it is a statuary holiday Again thanks Gaetan

Reviewed 21 November 2017

I have been more than once. Tooooo much bread on the sandwich and very uncomfortable chairs. In the summer, there were flies flying circles around the tables.

Thank DPasko
Reviewed 16 November 2017

For over three years Mon Petit Choux is my favorite place to eat breakfast in downtown Nanaimo for its great latte and delicious breakfast options (not to mention their dessert!). However, today, Nov 16th'17, I was highly disappointed with this place. When we came, the...More

2  Thank Daria A
gaetan b, Owner at Mon Petit Choux, responded to this reviewResponded 22 November 2017

Hi Daria First i want to thank you for your kind words and patronage for the last 3 years. i am very sorry that we were not to par on your last visit and i would like to make it up to you on your...More

Reviewed 12 November 2017

One of my favourite spots for a brunch of scrambled organic eggs, smoked salmon and freshly made baguette and jam, this place will delight anyone. From the aromatic coffees to nettle tea are a compliment to my favourite in house almond croissants...but hurry they disappear...More

Thank 354janicee
Reviewed 10 November 2017

I was heading from Victoria to Comox today and made plans to meet my sister for lunch in Nanaimo. Where? Mon Petit Choux of course! I'd eaten here before and thought it was amazing. This time was even better. The food as outstanding. I had...More

Thank williamofvictoria
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$2 - US$9
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
09:00 - 17:00
08:00 - 17:00
08:00 - 17:00
08:00 - 17:00
08:00 - 17:00
08:00 - 17:00
08:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 101 Commercial St, Nanaimo, British Columbia V9R 5G5, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver Island  >  Nanaimo
  • Phone Number: +1 250-753-6002
We make all our breads and pastries using organic flour, butter and sugar. our eggs are from a local farm and our coffee is from Drumroaster in Duncan. We serve delicious breakfast and lunch using only high quality ingredients in a relax and friendly atmosphere
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