A very charming café & boulangerie with a french feel. We came here based on the recommendation of our tour guide who said they had the best croissants. Alas, on the day we visited, the croissants were only average and not nearly as good as those we tasted the day before at a boulangerie on the Île d'Orléans. The macarons were tasty and came in numerous flavors. I preferred the framboise. Everyone enjoy the food they ordered. Prices were very reasonable, especially for being in the old town. I especially loved the Café au lait that had a deep rich roasted flavor with a near perfect foam. The barista even makes a pattern on top mixing the milk foam and coffee.
When we entered, a class of American kids who had obviously studied French was there. Very loud & very messy. They were having fun with the an accordion player singing French folk songs. If you want quiet - maybe not the place for you - can easily get filled with tour groups looking for quick and reasonably priced eats. We enjoyed the commotion and it got quiet and peaceful after the group left.
Service was ok. More assembly line style with young kids taking and preparing your order. They don't care for you to practice your awful French with them either. They speak excellent English and they work efficiently.
All in all a great place for you to stop and refresh yourself with a coffee and a bite to eat during your tour of old town. P.S. They have restrooms - a big selling feature in the old town where often the restrooms are very difficult to find.
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