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Mon Petit Choux

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££ - £££
Cafe, French, Canadian
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101 Commercial St, Nanaimo, British Columbia V9R 5G5, Canada
+1 250-753-6002
09:00 - 17:00
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Sedro Woolley, Washington
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161 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 72 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 May 2016

Was in Nanaimo for 3 days - had breaky there everyday - coffee was great - bread / baguettes were awesome - food was well priced - service was good - pleasent place to relax in the morning - a very well priced restaurant with a whimsical owner - won't hesitate to eat there again and again 😊🍴

2 Thank gdubwoolley
Nanaimo, Canada
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52 reviews
40 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 April 2016

I have had a lunch here 3 times in my 3 years living in nanaimo.2 out of three lunch's were great.WE always order the same thing .The beef and brie and the roasted chicken on whole grain.These sandwiches when executed well are great but not cheap.The owner is always present wich is a good thing these days and nice to... More 

Thank 40Dean
Nanaimo, Canada
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51 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 April 2016 via mobile

This is by far my favorite breakfast place in town! I've enjoyed every dish I've tried here so far and the baked good are delicious. The only negative comment I have is that it is a little pricey for the amount of food that you get. It's a nice and comfortable place to for a treat but don't expect a... More 

Thank Oddduck
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67 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
Reviewed 21 April 2016

Hmmmm where will I start... Pastries are NOT cheap coffee is OK very French which is nice.... I'm sorry I just found it too exspensive

2 Thank RJV2651
gaetan b, Owner at Mon Petit Choux, responded to this review

Hi rjv2651 in response to your comments about our pastries being too expensive i should mention that all our morning pastries such as our croissant,danish and others are made with organic flour and sugar and so are all our dessert that we make every morning by very talented and dedicated chefs, our prices are very much in line with other... More 

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13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 29 March 2016

Excellent coffee and very lovely authentic French baking. We use to go regularly and the owner is a friendly lady who always treated my little boy to a Baguette that she would watch him devour with or without butter right then and there! He is 20 now and still remembers that!

Thank 268evaw
Dundas, Canada
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24 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 March 2016

Good food, great croissants, and a friendly atmosphere along with great desserts. Beat the crowd and eat before noon.

Thank 810Jim
Victoria, Canada
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175 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 129 helpful votes
Reviewed 18 March 2016

Friendly owner welcomed us - like being at the market - explaining all the different kinds of pastries she had, croissants, danish, eccles cake, Hot Cross buns. You can take bakery goods home, or eat in the restaurant. We chose to eat in, for breakfast. I had the Vegetarian baguette sandwich, which was really good, on fresh baguette. My daughter... More 

Thank victoriafoody
Nanaimo, Canada
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9 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 17 March 2016

Decadent French Cafe' the owner has gone to great lengths to stay true to her vision. The atmosphere and food are an unbeatable combination

Thank 2016Kim
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 10 March 2016 via mobile

Delicious baked breads and goodies, fresh quality ingredients in meals, good service - and all unexpected with its understated appearance.

Thank ClayWild
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 7 March 2016

very good quality food, serves beer, breakfast is realy good so are sandwiches; real good tasty pastries

Thank 237palf

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Cafe, French, Canadian
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
09:00 - 17:00
08:00 - 17:00
08:00 - 17:00
08:00 - 17:00
08:00 - 17:00
08:00 - 17:00
08:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 101 Commercial St, Nanaimo, British Columbia V9R 5G5, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  British Columbia  >  Vancouver Island  >  Nanaimo
  • Phone Number: +1 250-753-6002
We make all our breads and pastries using organic flour, butter and sugar. our eggs are from a local farm and our coffee is from Drumroaster in Duncan. We serve delicious breakfast and lunch using only high quality ingredients in a relax and friendly atmosphere

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?