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Espace Cafe & Espresso Bar

210 Notre Dame West, Montreal, Quebec H2Y 1T3, Canada
+1 514-284-8998
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good22%
  • Average4%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“croissants” (28 reviews)
“sandwiches” (47 reviews)
“panini” (17 reviews)
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Cafe, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly
210 Notre Dame West, Montreal, Quebec H2Y 1T3, Canada
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Amazing choices, friendly staff, great coffee, cheap prices. The croissants are wonderful and the green salad us killer. Highly recommended!

Thank KaldeaMaeve
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stopped here to take a break from a long walk. The staff was friendly and the iced latte was really good! The washroom was very clean.

Thank vcr89
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Pastries, wraps, sandwiches on baguette are all wonderful. Café drinks are numerous and well-made. Staff is very friendly, helpful and incredibly efficient. Convenient location and clean surroundings. Highly recommend.

Thank nancy p
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We ate breakfast here while touring Old Montreal. Only a few tables, so we were glad to find space to sit. The food was excellent and the staff are very friendly. Tried the croissants, breakfast sandwich, and coffee. All at a reasonable price.

Thank Boston5Mom
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

We went for breakfast and it was simple - egg sandwiches- but delicious! Real eggs and tge bagels were good. The coffee was perfect. highly recommend for a quick bite and a great wau yo start the dau without putting a huge bite out of...More

Thank Mary B
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This friendly cafe is just a block from the Notre Dame Basilica. I went to the counter and picked out three pastries that I brought back to our apartment for my family. They were all fresh and tasty, and we devoured every crumb.

Thank Matthew G
Reviewed 15 August 2017

The staff is very friendly and the food is awesome with a very reasonable price. Everything we tried at this cafe was excellent but my favorite was the Apple Strudel. The coffee was fabulous and they have a fantastic option for Vegetarians with a Veggie...More

Thank Andreaca2016
Reviewed 13 August 2017

My egg and cheese sandwich was $4.24 CA (about $3.75 US) and my coffee - an espresso double shot - was 2.25 CA ($2 US). This is an outrageously great price for Montreal downtown/old Montreal. Both coffee and sandwich were delicious. Small place, counter service,...More

Thank bsintempe b
Reviewed 10 August 2017 via mobile

Excellent place for breakfast and sandwiches. Staff is very friendly and welcoming. The apple strudel was fantastic!! They have an excellent veggie wrap and cookies. John treated us so well that we went there every day for breakfast. He suggested the veggie wrap as a...More

2  Thank Andrea A
Reviewed 9 August 2017 via mobile

One of the best cafes in Montreal for me. Staff is very friendly. Perfect espresso and tasty sandwhiches. Prices are lower than anywhere else.

1  Thank Zdenek S
Vieux-Montreal (Old Montreal)
The historic centre of Montreal, Vieux-Port is home to
some of the city's most antiquated buildings and
picturesque streets. Along the waters of the St.
Lawrence River, the bank of Old Port features museums,
festivals, food stalls, and outdoor athletics, a
celebrated part of the city that explodes into
fireworks displays on warm summer nights. At its
centre, street performers and artists compete with
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$8
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover
Good for
Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Kids
Open Hours
09:00 - 16:00
08:00 - 17:00
08:00 - 17:00
08:00 - 17:00
08:00 - 17:00
08:00 - 17:00
09:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 210 Notre Dame West, Montreal, Quebec H2Y 1T3, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Quebec  >  Montreal>  > Vieux-Montreal (Old Montreal)
  • Neighbourhood: Vieux-Montreal (Old Montreal)
  • Phone Number: +1 514-284-8998
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Popular Espresso Bar, serves up freshly baked croissants, chocolatines etc, breakfast egg sandwiches, good selection of panini and salad combos, and of course the best espresso around!
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