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Douce France

820 Danforth Ave, Toronto, Ontario M4J 1L6, Canada
+1 647-348-7661
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  • Excellent50%
  • Very good43%
  • Average2%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible5%
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“madeleines” (3 reviews)
“soups” (4 reviews)
Open Now
8:30 a.m. - 6:30 p.m. Hours
French, Cafe
$$ - $$$
820 Danforth Ave, Toronto, Ontario M4J 1L6, Canada
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Reviewed July 1, 2018

Terrible. Not everything is as it seems, unlike most businesses savoring the possibilities to do well by their customers, this takes a prize in miserably failing to appreciate those who chose to spend their time and money. My wife, my friends and I were anticipating...More

Date of visit: July 2018
1  Thank kareimabbouda
Reviewed June 23, 2018

A wonderful pastry shop in true French style, with a cordial owner who greets everyone who walks into the shop. I have been here many times, for tea and almond croissants, quietly reading a newspaper at a bistro table, just like I used to do...More

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank John K
Reviewed June 16, 2018

It is a beautiful Sunny Saturday, we went with our friends.We ordered coffee and hot chocolate, the owner asks is that all you are ordering today? I answered, we will have coffee for now and we may feel like having something else in a bit....More

Date of visit: June 2018
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Christel S, Manager at Douce France, responded to this reviewResponded June 18, 2018

It is regrettable that these three customers failed to understand that others might want to enjoy a quiet moment together as they had already done. Douce France has limited space and admittedly it can sometimes be difficult to meet the wishes of everyone at the...More

Reviewed April 23, 2018

This neighbourhood gem is becoming more and more popular. The owner brings in her dough and supplies from France so you might as well be sitting in a cafe there. Her pain au raisin, au chocolate and croissants are superb. For lunch her soups are...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank unhappytraveller123
Reviewed March 19, 2018

Authentic french everything. Homemade soup is delicious. Amazing french pastries. Take some to go! You can buy all kind of french food here including syrups, jams and chocolates.

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank Denfy
Reviewed March 11, 2018 via mobile

Great selection of French pastries. Everything we had was delicious. Specially the almond chocolate croissant. I'll definitely return.

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank Tulio L
Reviewed January 28, 2018 via mobile

So Nice to find so high quality french products in Toronto! You can find the best gourmet french brand from all over France! The owner is a lovely and passionnate person. The french galette des rois is amazing ; you can even buy slices to...More

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank MarMaxMar
Reviewed October 20, 2017

This was my 1st visit , I tried few deserts. They were quite tasty and not too sweet. This is a good place to treat myself occasionally. They have limited seats available especially Saturdays, it was very crowded.

Date of visit: October 2017
Reviewed October 2, 2017

This place is very authentic. The coffee is great, the service is excellent and the pastries and croissant fabulous. Do not go if you are on a diet because there are lots of pastries with cream. The owner is French ( not Quebecker) and is...More

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank QueenStreetLaw
Reviewed September 17, 2017

I can only comment on the cafe au lait and the almond croissants because that's why I come here. Greeted in French by the owner or staff and encouraged to call upon your high school or university language skills throughout your visit it is a...More

Date of visit: September 2017
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Waitstaff, Seating, Wheelchair Accessible
Open Hours
8:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
8:30 a.m. - 6:30 p.m.
8:30 a.m. - 6:30 p.m.
8:30 a.m. - 6:30 p.m.
8:30 a.m. - 6:30 p.m.
8:30 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 820 Danforth Ave, Toronto, Ontario M4J 1L6, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Toronto>  > Old Toronto
  • Neighbourhood: Old Toronto
  • Phone Number: +1 647-348-7661
Selection of French delicacies, 100% made in France, pastries,bread and quiches baked in house. Gluten-free, vegan, sugar-free chocolates Voisin. Candied fruits and chestnuts, calissons Léonard Parli, dragées Adam, pralisnes Mazet, biscuits roses, Compagnie Coloniale Tea, Angelina's hot chocolate, syrups Combier, mustard and cornichons Fallot and much more. Shop, eat and drink at Douce France!
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