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Cafe Bistro Van Houtte

20 Notre Dame Est, Montreal, Quebec H2Y 1B9, Canada
+1 514-680-4964
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  • Excellent19%
  • Very good56%
  • Average19%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible0%
1 week ago
“Good place for a quick lunch”
1 week ago
“Excellent cappuccino ”
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20 Notre Dame Est, Montreal, Quebec H2Y 1B9, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago

We were on holiday in Montreal, we had just been to the Basilique Notre-Dame and were looking to grab a quick bite to eat for lunch. We wanted to find somewhere that would be quick and we found this place, it seemed to be mostly...More

Thank pd1981
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Location cannot be disputed as it is inside the science Centre in the old Port. Small in size, but overlooking water from one side, and offering a decent variety of sandwiches and drinks for a reasonable price. Had a Cappucino which was excellent. Strong tasty...More

Thank issa81 .
Reviewed 1 January 2017

Coming from W. Canada, we didn't know Van Houtte had coffee shops, just thought they sold coffee to retail. The coffee shops were nice, went there a couple of mornings for breakfast - good food, great lattes & customer service was friendly

Thank S_Leach
Reviewed 5 September 2016 via mobile

Just a quick coffee stop at a roadside clean, friendly little cafe. Good choice of coffees and small selection of eats. Good coffee good service and clean and cool.

Thank Trevor M
Reviewed 31 August 2016

Great café with great coffee and all kinds of delicious items, Danish, scones, sandwiches, wraps. Loved it!

Thank moongirl
Reviewed 6 July 2016

Been walking for a few hours and needed to sit and have some lunch. This place was nice and had a sandwich special. So I got the Poulet De Fajita, yummy pasta salad, and a iced tea w/mango juice. Everything was delicious. A piece of...More

1  Thank komlaandme
Reviewed 15 June 2016

They serve a good hot chocolate and latte machiato. The croissants are good as well. The employee from morocco was very nice and helpful.

1  Thank NunoMPCorreia
Reviewed 18 March 2016 via mobile

Luke warm coffee at a coffee shop is a bad sign. A blueberry muffin that tastes bland on top of the cold coffee leaves little hope. The location on a narrow street lined with art galleries however, was great.

Thank SoCalNewsGal
Reviewed 7 March 2016

We had been wandering around the frozen pier just after the big storm that brought March in like a lion, and were getting a bit peckish. Before our eyes, there was this lovely cafe, lit up like a friendly beacon, waiting for us. We entered,...More

Thank ghstuart
Reviewed 20 December 2015

Very nice place, good amount of seating and couches. The staff was very nice and gave good suggestions and let me customize my order. The scones were delicious as were the fresh croissants and pastries. The staff did not rush us and let us enjoy...More

Thank Rachel M
Vieux-Montreal (Old Montreal)
The historic centre of Montreal, Vieux-Port is home to
some of the city's most antiquated buildings and
picturesque streets. Along the waters of the St.
Lawrence River, the bank of Old Port features museums,
festivals, food stalls, and outdoor athletics, a
celebrated part of the city that explodes into
fireworks displays on warm summer nights. At its
centre, street performers and artists compete with
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$5 - US$10
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
06:30 - 18:00
06:30 - 18:00
06:30 - 18:00
06:30 - 18:00
06:30 - 18:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 20 Notre Dame Est, Montreal, Quebec H2Y 1B9, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Quebec  >  Montreal>  > Vieux-Montreal (Old Montreal)
  • Neighbourhood: Vieux-Montreal (Old Montreal)
  • Phone Number: +1 514-680-4964
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