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Cacao 70

Certificate of Excellence
€€ - €€€
Centre-Ville (Downtown)
Cafe, Canadian
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2087, Rue Sainte-Catherine, Montreal, Quebec H3H 1M6, Canada
10:00 - 23:00
Closed now
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Sun - Thu 10:00 - 23:00
Fri - Sat 10:00 - 00:00
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Bedford, NH
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58 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW via mobile

Had breakfast here on a Saturday. It was good. The table side Smores were fun. The veggie omelet was tasty, but the potatoes are kind of "been there, done that" so nothing exciting. The food on the whole was decent and would go back, but it needs a face lift and the workman fixing the door was annoying. Very nice... More 

Thank cbhnewhampshire
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

I went there with a friend on a study date and we shared the Smore's Pizza, which was simply incredible! You can tell the chocolate is high quality. We were served by Alize, who was very kind and caring for our needs. The ambiance was very nice, the unicorn on the wall is a nice touch! Will definitely come back!

Thank Mickaele B
New York City, New York
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3,974 reviews
1,568 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 535 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

A decent cafe with lots of specialty chocolate treats and some specialty drinks. The place was clean with a few tables and a friendly staff. Decent menu and prices were ok.

Thank Bernardo F
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54 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 October 2016 via mobile

Went for breakfast and chocolate. I had the Blue Omelette and my friend the Managers Special. Great food, but even better was the chocolate. It came in a brandy snifter and you mix with more chocolate! Sinful! Loved it!

Thank Tangosmom2
Montreal, Canada
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24 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
1 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016

In 2015 the place had line ups, a year later the place is nearly abandoned. The service and quality of the food has gotten so bad. What happened? Who knows...it's definitely no longer happening. Go to C'Chocolat on Bishop instead!

Thank kobenhoney
North Providence
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22 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 October 2016 via mobile

OMG...so much chocolate, so little time. This place is chocolate heaven. We ordered a fondue that came with strawberries, bananas, little chocolate crisps, dark chocolate dip, chocolate sipping chocolate (you can't just sip it...I wanted to guzzle it...but I restrained myself). It also comes with waffles and vanilla ice cream. The menu is in French, so I can't tell you... More 

Thank Mswoof
Calgary Alberta Canada
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40 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 90 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 September 2016

Was in Montreal for a girls weekend and this restaurant was 3 blocks from where we were staying. All of it was amazing. We tried 2 sweet meals and 1 savory crepe for dinner one night. All of it was amazing. Has a great little patio on St. Catherine Street, which was perfect for people watching.

Thank CandiceStauffer
Delta, British Columbia, Canada
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28 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 September 2016

We had a great brunch, two of us had a sinfully sweet breakfast of chocolate waffles and crepes, the other two of us had classic bacon, eggs etc. Two got milkshakes because it was recommended and they were to die for, two of us got Americano's which were amazing! No one complained about the food. The service however.... very slow,... More 

1 Thank Jenn H
Merida, Mexico
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14 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 August 2016

I am still in love with this place, everytime I am back to Montreal I cannot miss to go there. They have a big variety of chocolates and plates. Their beverages are excelent as well

Thank perezmartinezmartha
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26 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

From the excellent coffee selections with cocao to the fruit dipped in chocolate and our breakfast entrees, frittata and omelet, everything was perfect. Nice price for very good breakfast fare. Highly recommended.

Thank Susan S

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$4 - US$15
Cafe, Canadian
Brunch, Breakfast, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
10:00 - 00:00
10:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2087, Rue Sainte-Catherine, Montreal, Quebec H3H 1M6, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Quebec  >  Montreal>  > Centre-Ville (Downtown)
  • Neighbourhood: Centre-Ville (Downtown)

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

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Montreal's towering skyline is concentrated in the Downtown area, its nexus of commerce and commercialism. A suffusion of luxury hotels, flagship stores, high-end restaurants, and corporate headquarters characterize the neighborhood, which by nightfall transforms from a business district into a youth-culture hotspot, with hip bars, clubs, and restaurants heavily peopled by students and young professionals. The once-seat of millionaire's 'Golden Square Mile', an incongruity of stately mansions and dapper brownstones sit between glass skyscrapers, creating a visually lush urban landscape. Beneath the sidewalks lay the Underground City, the world's largest below-ground mall, a labyrinth of over 1,500 shops and eateries that echo the profusion of cafes, gallerias, cinemas, and fashion outlets above. From the scholarly array at McGill University to the carousing crowds of Rue Crescent, visit Downtown to shop by day for what you'll wear there by night.
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