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French, Cafe
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Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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1.5 miles from Ashmolean Museum of Art and Archaeology
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Reviewed 28 November 2020

Several neighbours and I have enjoyed the delicious treats from Gatineau now and again during the pandemic. We all particularly love the Viennoiserie. This morning’s batch were as delicious as ever and we all get a lift from a bit of luxurious French baking. Thank...More

Date of visit: November 2020
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Gatineau_Ltd, General Manager at Gatineau, responded to this reviewResponded 22 January 2021

Aww, thank you so much for the lovely review. It is so rewarding to hear that our efforts to stay open through the lockdowns has paid off by seeing the little moments of joy we can bring to the households with a buttery croissant or...More

Reviewed 31 October 2020

Consistently fanatastic bread and viennoiserie. Everything is delicious, our favourites are the traditional bageutte, vanilla brioche and almond croissants. The homemade jams are exceptional -we recently had cherry and it was the best we have tasted by a long margin. Service is always impeccable and...More

Date of visit: October 2020
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Gatineau_Ltd, General Manager at Gatineau, responded to this reviewResponded 22 January 2021

What a lovely review, thank you so much for your kind words. We strive to always do our best and we are happy that this comes through on our products and service. We will always stay open - unless we are not permitted for some...More

Reviewed 26 September 2020 via mobile

Simply the best for French breakfast in Oxford. Tha almond pain au chocolate is a favourite of mine.

Date of visit: September 2020
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Gatineau_Ltd, General Manager at Gatineau, responded to this reviewResponded 22 January 2021

Oh yes, they are my favourite too! They are the best with a cup of coffee in the morning - keeps you going all day. :) Thank you so much for your review and all the best from all of us at Gatineau!

Reviewed 8 August 2020 via mobile

We had our fourth visit to Gatineau this morning, & wished we had heard of this place sooner. The staff are super warm and friendly, and have made us feel so welcome every time we come. We have sampled many of the Viennoiserie (croissants, pain...More

Date of visit: August 2020
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Gatineau_Ltd, General Manager at Gatineau, responded to this reviewResponded 15 August 2020

Such a wonderful review. Thank you so much! And thank you for coming from so far for our goodies. We feel so flattered when clients tell us that. All the very best from all of us at Gatineau. ❤️

Reviewed 5 August 2020 via mobile

Almond Croissant and plain croissant to die for. Campaillou, Sourdough and ciabattas bread - yum yum. Quiche - oui oui In short this is a great and personal gastro delight. We travel 10 miles for these on a Saturday morning. Give it a try, you...More

Date of visit: August 2020
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Gatineau_Ltd, General Manager at Gatineau, responded to this reviewResponded 15 August 2020

Merci merci :) Thank you so much from coming from so far for our products and thank you for the lovely review. All the best from the Gatineau team.

Reviewed 5 August 2020

Best bread and croissants The cakes are amazing , the service is friendly The campaillou is delicious

Date of visit: July 2020
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Gatineau_Ltd, General Manager at Gatineau, responded to this reviewResponded 15 August 2020

Thank you so much Jul. All the very best from the Gatineau team.

Reviewed 5 August 2020

We've always had lovely fresh bread and tried a number of different cakes which never fail to be both eye catching and delicious. We also love the macarons in all their different flavours and jewelled colours and the quiches.

Date of visit: August 2020
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Gatineau_Ltd, General Manager at Gatineau, responded to this reviewResponded 15 August 2020

Hi there Sophie, thank you so much for your review. We are so happy you enjoy our products! All the very best from all of us at Gatineau.

Reviewed 5 August 2020 via mobile

We got the most amazing cakes from here..they are a real treat:) We also loved their bread - it tastes so good fresh, and is also excellent toasted the next day. Loved it!

Date of visit: August 2020
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Gatineau_Ltd, General Manager at Gatineau, responded to this reviewResponded 5 August 2020

Thank you so much for your review :) All the best from all of us at Gatineau

Reviewed 1 August 2020

I was tempted to try this place as I needed a pretty cake for a gift, I've also grabbed some baguettes and bread to try. The were fine, but for the price I've paid I would expect more. The Gail's bakery, which is near by,is...More

Date of visit: July 2020
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Gatineau_Ltd, General Manager at Gatineau, responded to this reviewResponded 5 August 2020

Thank you for your review. Everyone has their own taste buds and opinions. It is interesting that you chose to compare us to a corporate company. We are a small artisan independent business which uses great healthy quality flours and no preservatives or conservatives in...More

Reviewed 2 May 2020

Gatneau is my go do place when I want to treat myself, and for buying bread. The Compaillou is delicious, as are the sugared brioches. Their coffee is delicious and staff invariably friendly and curteous. I love the fact that one can look right into...More

Date of visit: May 2020
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Gatineau_Ltd, General Manager at Gatineau, responded to this reviewResponded 4 May 2020

Amazing and much appreciated review. Thank you so much! All the best from the Gatineau Team.

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    • Food: 5
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