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Le Croquembouche

225 rue Saint-Joseph E, Quebec City, Quebec G1K 3B1, Canada
+1 418-523-9009
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  • Excellent74%
  • Very good17%
  • Average4%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
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“pastries” (32 reviews)
“eclairs” (6 reviews)
“gelato” (5 reviews)
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Cafe, French
225 rue Saint-Joseph E, Quebec City, Quebec G1K 3B1, Canada
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Reviewed 24 September 2016

before visiting Québec I did extensive research of the city's gastronomy, and I found this jewel and thought... MUST VISIT! so one day we just took a walk and headed there and... the pictures are real! an amazing exposition of a wiiide variety of cakes,...More

Thank XCM25
Reviewed 3 September 2016 via mobile

If you are in search of a cafe with pastries or breads for every desire and taste, this is your place. When you first walk in, you will confront huge glass cases filled with fancy chocolates and even fancier desserts. As you move further in,...More

Thank Doren B
Reviewed 23 August 2016

We were here twice, breakfast and lunch. There are a few others on the same street, breads/croissants/dessert/coffee, this one has be most variety. Not the best coffee but enormous selection of desserts and breads. Reasonably priced too. Get the croissants and desserts, all yummy. Not...More

Thank 29_MC_39
Reviewed 23 July 2016

Got croissants, a white miche and kouign amanns. For the drive back home. Everything was excellent. The Kouign Amanns had chocolate in them, which was a bit too sweet, not sure if the plain were sold out or if they dont make plain.

Thank teekae333
Reviewed 5 July 2016 via mobile

We visited this wonderful bakery up the street from our Hotel, Hotel Pur, to get sandwiches for our picnic to the Montmorency Falls. We had the Genoa salami and cheese with a delicious homemade mustard and mayonnaise. We were not disappointed! We also picked up...More

Thank mtric
Reviewed 3 July 2016

If you're looking for something fun, unique and delicious this is the place. Don't let the long lines scare you, as it's well worth the wait. Their specialty is the eclair ( obviously) as the whole top shelf of the display case is filled with...More

Thank zorka3500
Reviewed 28 June 2016 via mobile

I will be back for a pastry/dessert! I needed a croissant to keep me from being too hungry before dinner, so stopped in here. Lots of people were in line for gelato. The desserts looked great.

1  Thank SuziQinTexas
Reviewed 27 May 2016 via mobile

Great food. Crunchy baguettes. Wide range of pastries, cakes and chocolates. Extremely busy. Have to line up. Staff friendly and helpful.

1  Thank firemanwal
Reviewed 18 January 2016

Great bread and sandwiches. A huge selection of tarts, cakes, and pastries. They do fabulous éclairs - I've tried most of them and they are delicious!

Thank Coconut510
Reviewed 14 November 2015

Fantastic breads, pastries and cakes of all shapes and sizes. Incomparable taste of croissant compared with Boîte a Pain and Paillard which are frequently quoted as the best. Run by a husband and wife who really know what they are doing! We tried olive breads,...More

1  Thank avidtraveller417
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
07:00 - 17:00
07:00 - 18:30
07:00 - 18:30
07:00 - 18:30
07:00 - 18:30
07:00 - 18:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 225 rue Saint-Joseph E, Quebec City, Quebec G1K 3B1, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Quebec  >  Quebec City>  > Downtown Quebec City
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown Quebec City
  • Phone Number: +1 418-523-9009
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