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Olive & Gourmando

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Certificate of Excellence

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Certificate of Excellence2014 - 2018 Winner
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Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch, Drinks
CUISINES
French, Cafe, Canadian
FEATURES
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
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Reviewed 1 week ago

The ouefs coquette was a taste explosion and enough to keep us trucking for a day of exploring. Lovely spot. Great ambiance. Tasty pastries.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank sp4562018
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Had lunch there yesterday as it was a grey day it was not as packed as usual. I had the soup with a grilled cheese. I sat at a communal table next to a solo traveller from Saskatchewan. The soup was very good although a...More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank jcmtl1965
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The room looks a little earthy and inviting. The displays are all excellent but the promise of those is not fulfilled by the food or the coffee. I sent the cinnamon roll back it was so bad, worse than a chain. The food seems like...More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank albertasn0wbird
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We were a group of three people and had to wait 45 minutes to get our seats. It was worth the wait in my opinion as the food at Olive & Gourmando is delicious. Their pastries, including the chocolate and banana brioche were fulfilling and...More

Date of visit: November 2018
1  Thank AlexBou
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This place has been here for a while, and while it might be resting on its laurels a little bit by this point, it still serves up some tasty food. We were there for breakfast and couldn't really decide on which pastries to buy, though...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank FirstCircle
Reviewed 12 November 2018

If there's a wait it's worth it. Everything here is amazing. We had the grilled cheese and the "egg on your face" and wanted to go back to get more bc we had such a great lunch here!!!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank lindsaybarresi
Reviewed 12 November 2018

Bustling at 2:30 on a Saturday afternoon. Only waited few minutes for communal seating at counter. Everything fresh and interesting. Thought a bit much feta on the Mediterranean salad but it was good. Service good, lots of choices.

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Happy415
Reviewed 11 November 2018 via mobile

First of all. Their so called paninis are not the typical ones, since their ingredients are not limited to mortadella, salami, ham and cheese, but let me tell you a secret; They are much better than the average ones. I had the Pomme one, made...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank TecunUman
Reviewed 10 November 2018 via mobile

We loved this cafe so much that on a three day trip we went in place twice! Once for lunch. And once for a baked good with tea to warm up! The atmosphere is bustling and busy. Very charming spot in Old Montreal settings. Both...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank saleja
Reviewed 10 November 2018 via mobile

We were eecommended this place by 2 different sources and we enjoyed it a lot. You cannot book, so be a little patient to get your table, as it is well worth it. Fresh food, with a nice selection of simple tasty dishes, including sandwiches...More

Date of visit: September 2018
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Lindsay G
18 December 2017|
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Response from Zoe P | Reviewed this property |
I have never seen a delivery service from there restaurant, sorry about the late reply I was trying to find someone who might have used their delivery if it existed.
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Janet D
23 July 2017|
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Response from Edmonton017 | Reviewed this property |
I would agree that about 15 minutes would get you there. The restaurant can be very crowded so be prepared to wait in line.
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ellen521
15 March 2017|
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Response from Kristine E | Reviewed this property |
Yes, olive y gourmando is open for brunch. There aren't many tables. I ate at a bar facing the windows. Be prepared to wait for a seat on Sunday's. The food is worth the wait!
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