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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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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good18%
  • Average3%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
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“pastries” (32 reviews)
“bread” (9 reviews)
“eclairs” (4 reviews)
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French, Cafe
225 rue Saint-Joseph E, Quebec City, Quebec G1K 3B1, Canada
Neighbourhood: Downtown Quebec City
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Reviewed 19 September 2014

If your hotel is close by here, definitely have breakfast here. I found the pastries much better than Paillard and there are no line-ups!

Thank pdmse
Reviewed 12 September 2014

We ordered the ham and cheese croissant, smoked salmon Panini, tomato soup, and a latte. The ham and cheese croissant was delicious and the tomato soup was fantastic. We walked 20 minutes to get to this bakery and it did not disappoint.

Thank Robert C
Reviewed 12 July 2014 via mobile

The pear and chocolate pastry was excellent. Very buttery with just the right amount of salt and sugar to enhance the flavors. The cappuccino was good as well, but not exceptional. They also had sandwiches with cheese melted on top that looked sinful, but I...More

Thank maisonderichard
Reviewed 10 July 2014 via mobile

Quebec City has wonderful bakeries! Croquembouche is another must visit place to add to your visit. A vegetarian pizza, meringues and creme brûlée were our choices. All selections were excellent. There is a huge selection of pastries to choose from as well as gelato. Wow!

Thank RalphandVal
Reviewed 17 June 2014 via mobile

Originally had planned on breakfast, but ended up elsewhere, so popped by for lunch. The tarte was to die for!!! Rather decadent with caramel sauce (not super thick like it generally seems to be elsewhere) and hazelnut bits, but oh so good. The asparagus cream...More

Thank Clarissa L
Reviewed 3 June 2014

Just the most amazing croissants and the freshest pastries we've ever had! Huge selection of sweeties, chocolates and traditional French pastry. Coffee was really good, too. Highly recommended!

Thank VincentStark
Reviewed 24 October 2013

A little piece of patisserie heaven, definitely makes the taste buds dance. Everything you could want and more!

Thank 1981Paolo
Reviewed 24 October 2013

Everything is incredible here. I could never tire of eating here. I go every week, buy all my bread there, have great coffee and pastries.Just wow!

Thank Elsa-Jane
Reviewed 9 October 2013

My hubby and I were staying at the Best Western and decided we wanted something delicious and fresh baked for breakfast. We took a stroll and found this place. The smell was heavenly and there was so much to choose from. He chose something chocolately...More

Thank rLaska
Reviewed 15 September 2013

The name describes it as "something crunchy that crumbles in the mouth". It became a routine for us to visit this awesome bakery for its fresh breads and pastries for our breakfast during our stay in Quebec downtown. It was a short walk from our...More

1  Thank Ismailbandook
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
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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