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Cafe de la Grave

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969, route 199,, Quebec G4T 9C8, Canada
(418) 937-5765‎
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  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Music and food

Cafe de la Grave is in the middle of shops in la Grave. Although small food is excellent and service very attentive. Plus there is also wonderful local musicians who certainly are the dessert!

4 of 5 starsReviewed August 13, 2015
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Moriah
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2015

Cafe de la Grave is in the middle of shops in la Grave. Although small food is excellent and service very attentive. Plus there is also wonderful local musicians who certainly are the dessert!

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Ile du Havre Aubert, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2015

I love this place few minutes away from my B&B. There is always music, food is excellent and I feel home there. Nice atmosphere to meet travelers and locals.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2015

Ate here for lunch on the weekend. Fresh tasty vegetables, fresh breads, delicious drinks. I will definitely come here again next time I'm in Les Isles

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Bridgewater, Canada
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 184 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2015

Came here after a cycling excursion around the island loop. Really enjoyed rustic authentic vibe this place exudes with the piano in the corner and artisan decor. The service was a tad on the slow side in spite of us being there mid afternoon and there were only a few patrons already inside. The food was decent and cold local... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 22, 2015

Listening to fabulous piano with the Madelinots...lost in the gulf of St Lawrence...great local hospitality....you made my trip!

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Trenton, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2015

Great place to stop in for a lunch and a coffee. Buy a pottery mug, they are lovely . We had a seafood pie and a salad. It was ok but not great. Too many potatoes and not enough seafood for the price and therefore not enough taste. We had to add salt and pepper to the pie. Service was... More 

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North Bay, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2015

Because we loved this spot so much, we were happy to come back the next night. I've never felt so relaxed at a restaurant. We sat on the patio and watched the sunset silhouetting a boat painted in acadian colours, ate the most comforting food and tried not to think about going back to Ontario.

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Baddeck, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 12, 2014 via mobile

We visited the islands in the off-season and we're thrilled to find this amazing pub, filled with friendly patrons, lively musicians and delicious food! The atmosphere in one word is authentic; the food is great at reasonable prices; and the owner is a wonderful accordion player and singer. This is a must-visit spot for any trip to the island even... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 1, 2014

We actually ended up at Cafe de la Grave two nights in a row because we were so charmed the first visit. As soon as you walk in you get a blast of warmth in both temperature and atmosphere. The espresso machine perfumes the air...if it's not being overpowered by baking loaves or simmering stews. The place was packed both... More 

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Montreal, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014

This place was the best restaurant on the îles de la Madeleine. Good food and mostly... Great atmosphere! Nothing fancy, though. Simply good food in a nice « ambiance des Madelinots ». We had an amazing tartiflette with the cheese from the islands. You go there to relax and catch a little spirit from the islands.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 969, route 199,, Quebec G4T 9C8, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Quebec  >  Iles de la Madeleine
  • Phone Number: (418) 937-5765‎

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 10 - 15
  • Cuisine: French

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