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Cafe De La Paix - CLOSED

44 Rue Des Jardins, Quebec City, Quebec G1R 4L7, Canada
+1 418-692-1430
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good31%
  • Average9%
  • Poor8%
  • Terrible8%
2 Jun 2016
“Charming and tasty”
12 Feb 2016
“Lovely French cafe with great food, ambience and at reasonable prices.”
Restaurant Hours Closed
French, Soups
44 Rue Des Jardins, Quebec City, Quebec G1R 4L7, Canada
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Reviewed 2 June 2016

We sat in the window seats—conveniently, there were three stools there for me, my husband and son. It was a fun perch from which to watch people walk by. I had poutine, which was good, although it had cheddar cheese and not curds, and I...More

Thank spanishpeeks
Reviewed 12 February 2016

This cozy very French cafe was a great find after we toured the city. It was warm, restful, and friendly. The food and service were excellent. Prices were reasonable.

Thank stuart c
Reviewed 13 April 2014

The restaurant has changed name; it is now called L'Improviste. The ambience is nice and the service isn't horrible. However, the bread was stale or burnt, the presentation was mediocre and the staff was taking out trash by the front door during our meal. We...More

Thank Sheilamawn
Reviewed 6 April 2014 via mobile

Walked by this place several times. Looked very quaint and reviews were good so decided to stop in. The atmosphere is quiet and cozy. Decor is nice. Staff are friendly and very attentive however the food is average at best. Did not feel the quality...More

Thank pitanic
Reviewed 16 March 2014

We were looking for authentic French cuisine with casual atmosphere. Cafe de la Paix was a perfect match. The server was professional, obviously highly experienced at his job. The menu selection was limited, yet offered a selection that was diverse such that there was something...More

Thank Geoff C
Reviewed 23 February 2014

If you want a cozy Quebec style restaurant in the old city that has tasty food without paying ridiculous tourist prices, this is the place. I first ate in this restaurant as a student in the early 1990s. The place has kept its cozy quaint...More

Thank greengalil
Reviewed 21 February 2014

We were lucky to find this gem in Quebec City. Our horse drawn carriage driver told us that the CAFE DE LA PAIX QUEBEC was his favorite restaurant in Quebec. We had been in Quebec for a week and had tried all the "BEST" restaurants...More

1  Thank Kari K
Reviewed 12 February 2014

We both had french onion soup which was slightly too salty for us although that did not prevent us from emptying our bowls, so overall very good. The great surprise of this place is their ribs. Good size portion of falling off the bone, tender,...More

Thank mainereale
Reviewed 3 January 2014

We had a terrific meal here. Good food, unhurried service, great wine. Felt like we were in Normandy.

1  Thank Will763
Reviewed 1 January 2014

We opted for a more quite and away from the crowd NYE dinner before heading out to the outdoor party on Grande Allee. It was perfect. It's small and very romantic. We saw couples and families with older kids dining, so it seems to suit...More

Thank Henny M
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$ 100
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Local cuisine
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 44 Rue Des Jardins, Quebec City, Quebec G1R 4L7, Canada
    (rue Saint Louis)
  • Public Transportation: RTC Quebec
  • Location: Canada  >  Quebec  >  Quebec City>  > Downtown Quebec City
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown Quebec City
  • Phone Number: +1 418-692-1430
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