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Cafe Bistro du Cap

67, rue du Sault-Au-Matelot, Quebec City, Quebec G1K 3Y9, Canada (Downtown Quebec City)
418 692 1326
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Ranked #31 of 1,177 Restaurants in Quebec City
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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Good for: Romance, Local cuisine, Special occasions
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night, Dessert
Neighborhood: Downtown Quebec City
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  • English first
  • French first
  • Italian first
  • Any
English first
Ottawa, Canada
Senior Contributor
45 reviews 45 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 14, 2014 NEW

Just what we were looking for on our last night in Quebec City: excellent food with attentive service in an unpretentious setting. We sat on the terrace and watched the tourists wander by. The Bistro du Cap is a small husband/wife operation. Madame manages the front of the house; Monsieur handles duties in the kitchen. We had baked cod and... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

One of the best food experiences I ever had. Was 9 of us and we tried every dish. it really spoiled our trip because food everywhere else wasn't as good.

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Montreal, Canada
Contributor
12 reviews 12 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

My husband and I were looking for an intimate restaurant to celebrate our 25th anniversary. We found this restaurant quite by chance and had the most fabulous experience from the moment we walked through the door. The Hostess was charming (actually quite a character) and spoke to us in English with ease and pleasure. The Bistro is very small which... More

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Chicago, Illinois
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

This bistro is postcard adorable. However, we found the waitstaff to go out of their way to be incredibly rude, and we are not fragile travelers in the least. Skip this bistro and go to one of the many others that offer equal charm plus kind and attentive employees.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

Finally a real Chef in Quebec..best Bouillabaisse ever!! Fourth year in a row..no change in food quality and service..a must when in Quebec City.

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New York City, New York
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28 reviews 28 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
24 helpful votes 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 23, 2014

Everything about Cafe Bistro du Cap is small - the restaurant, the menu, the number of staff (we counted 4 including the cooks). Every dish we ordered was excellent - bouillabaisse, beef cheeks bourgignon, steak, veal ravioli. The wine list is unfortunately too limited and doesn't live up to the food, but the service was very pleasant, and we enjoyed... More

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Ottawa, Canada
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 21, 2014

My sister and I recently spend three days in Quebec City. We were looking for somewhere to dine late Monday afternoon August 18th and decided to choose amongst the restaurants on this street. We stopped to read the menu at this restaurant first and continued down the street. Undecided, we retraced our steps and saw a lady placing a sidewalk... More

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Boston
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58 reviews 58 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
15 helpful votes 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2014

You can tell the owners take pride in their place and their food. Simple, small menu, but expertly prepared and delivered efficiently without being rushed. Tight space, but great atmosphere.

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quebec, Canada
1 review
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 15, 2014 via mobile

Well we enter tonight and i asked them to see menu. After second time guy told us its not macdonald and started to scream us. Never we was impolite. He also asked me if we got a problem and: tu me casses les couiles. Therefore went out and go to another restaurant. Thats is sad,food seem good. Will never go... More

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

Stay away from this place, The service is horrible I stayed there for 40 minutes before they come to give me the menu then another 40 minutes before I can order. Really Rude owner and servers. It is not a clean place. There are many other places with much better food and friendly service Quebec City that you don't have... More

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