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Balzac's Coffee Roasters

€€ - €€€Cafe,
149 Ontario St, Stratford, Ontario N5A 3H1, Canada
+1 519-273-7909
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Overview
  • Excellent62%
  • Very good28%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“iced mocha” (4 reviews)
“lemon tart” (10 reviews)
“beans” (8 reviews)
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Cafe, Canadian
PRICE
€€ - €€€
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LOCATION
149 Ontario St, Stratford, Ontario N5A 3H1, Canada
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Reviewed 9 November 2018

Great coffee and neat snacks for a mid morning break. Convenient to Main Street shopping and close to a Queens Inn.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank BCurgenven
Reviewed 19 October 2018

I recently visited Balzac's in Stratford with my wife. We had cappuccino and a brownie. The coffee was no doubt the best I've ever had. Strong, rich flavour that contrasted nicely with the sweet brownie. A perfect little treat. I highly recommend Balzac's and will...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank MJ D
Reviewed 19 October 2018

The coffee and treats were excellent! We frequent other Balzacs and this place maintains the same quality, service and prices as the others that we have visited. A 19th century feel to the inside is just a welcome bonus!

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank 6974travelling2
Reviewed 2 October 2018

had afternoon coffee and tea with friends. The owner is so lovely, excellent service, fabulous personality. Great treats !!

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank Muma M
Reviewed 20 September 2018

Always an excellent go to in Stratford when you're looking for a delicious jolt of caffeine or sugar fix. We enjoy the relaxed atmosphere and spacious surroundings. Never feel we're being rushed out to make room for the next guests. Would definitely recommend and return.

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank 619marilyne
Reviewed 15 September 2018 via mobile

I had coffee and a lemon tart after getting my hair done. A small coffee is $2.20. I found that it was expensive for the size of the take out cup that I got. The coffee was good. I also had a lemon tart that...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank jlalders
Reviewed 3 September 2018

The coffee at our B&B was not great so this was an essential first stop. We had intended to try a local roaster, but we parked right outside this branch of a Toronto favourite.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Eric B
Reviewed 26 August 2018

We almost always get coffee at Balzacs when we are in Stratford. Good coffee, nice ambience, good location.

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Janet H
Reviewed 12 August 2018

Balzac’s makes great coffee drinks - strong and flavorful . The location is at one end of the business district as you come into the town center- perfectly positioned to pick up a coffee on the way to the Avon and Studio Theaters during the...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank Carolyn C
Reviewed 8 August 2018

Balzac’s is exactly what a good coffee house should be. It serves fantastic coffee, offers delicious pastries and is friendly and comfortable. There are always mostly “locals” there which I take to be a good sign. They offer a very good selection of espresso based...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank BellaMom04
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Cafe, Canadian
Meals
Breakfast
Restaurant features
Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 21:00
Monday
06:30 - 21:00
Tuesday
06:30 - 21:00
Wednesday
06:30 - 21:00
Thursday
06:30 - 21:00
Friday
06:30 - 21:00
Saturday
07:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 149 Ontario St, Stratford, Ontario N5A 3H1, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Stratford
  • Phone Number: +1 519-273-7909
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