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Cafe Olimpico

#130 of 4,659 Restaurants in Montreal
Certificate of Excellence
Neighbourhood:
Le Plateau Mont-Royal
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124 St Viateur, Montreal, Quebec H2T 2L1, Canada
+1 514-495-0746
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07:00 - 23:00
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Sun - Wed 07:00 - 23:00
Thu - Sat 07:00 - 00:00
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago

Coffee is always on point! Don't get fool by the lite-up it is worth-it and the service is fast. Always a soccer game on the numerous screen, if you are there during a big tournament you will feel the excitement. And the terasse is always filled with nice people

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Thank Catherine M
Montreal, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 February 2017

It is one of the best coffee in town. It is not a fancy place, but if you are looking for a real Italian coffee, its the place to go. Personal very friendly too :) !

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Thank Mayab08
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 January 2017 via mobile

We stopped on a Sunday afternoon and, as we always experience, the place was packed with students and soccer fans alike, the former's eyes glued to their Mac, the latter to the 4 large screen tv's showing Barcelona's game. The line moved fast and it was easy to find a table where we enjoyed a latte and a cortado, both... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 November 2016

A hipster haven, yes. Amazing coffee, yes. Atmosphere, yes. Crazy good baked goods & snacks, yes. Outstanding fresh Cannoli's. No regrets.

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New York City, New York
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

We went there after lunch with some friends to enjoy an italian coffee. Overall good experience, nice atmosphere. Full of people

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Thank AManga2014
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 October 2016 via mobile

We were told that this place has the best coffee in Montreal and man it did not disappoint. A great cafe feel. We got cappuccinos and split a croissant. So delicious. A must visit!

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Thank Ohheyjamie
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

This is where you see the Montrealers at their best, chilling on Sunday mornings. Excellent coffee, service depends on the day but usually good. If you want a true taste of Montreal. They mostly serve coffee and some biscottis and patries. However no sandwiches or salads. We go to the corner and get fresh St-Viateur bagels with cream cheese.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 September 2016 via mobile

Delicious coffee, good place to meet friends on day time. Atmosphere is very nice. However, terasse would need some renovation. I would recommend to repaint the wood!

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 September 2016 via mobile

Stopped here for a quick coffee and snack after stopping at St. Viateur to pick up bagels. The atmosphere is fantastic!! The service is with a smile and then some. Definately worth a stop if you're in the neighbourhood.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 August 2016 via mobile

We love this place!!! The coffee is amazing and the ambiance is fantastic. Great place to ppl watch.. Sit and relax.. Watch a sporting event.. You name it!! The staff is cool and friendly.. You go often enough they know your name and what you usual order! A must for anyone who hasn't tried it.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Cafe
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Television
Good for
Cheap Eats, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
07:00 - 23:00
Monday
07:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
07:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
07:00 - 23:00
Thursday
07:00 - 00:00
Friday
07:00 - 00:00
Saturday
07:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 124 St Viateur, Montreal, Quebec H2T 2L1, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Quebec  >  Montreal>  > Le Plateau Mont-Royal
  • Neighbourhood: Le Plateau Mont-Royal
  • Phone Number: +1 514-495-0746

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in Le Plateau Mont-Royal

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Le Plateau Mont-Royal
Go native in Plateau Mont-Royal, where bespoke shopping, hip eateries, and wacky paint jobs attract locals and transplants alike, making it one of the city's most diverse and distinctly authentic experiences. A creative hub, Montreal's artistic elite pack the cafes along Rue Saint-Denis, where young painters and fashion designers draw inspiration from the playful murals and stately Victorian homes that dot the Plateau's side streets. Not a major sightseeing destination, a visit to Plateau Mont-Royal allows you to enjoy a local perspective, soaking in indie films, latte art, contemporary galleries, and the city's best bagels. A center of polyglot culture, Québécois accents mingle with shades of Portuguese, Greek, and Hebrew in the area's iconic Mile End district, where restaurants straddle chic designer boutiques, serving up chorizo and caldo verde. Friendliest to those on foot, it's a jungle of colourful awnings and sidewalk umbrellas, pedestrian walks and luxury shopping.
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