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Mon Petit Choux

101 Commercial St, Nanaimo, British Columbia V9R 5G5, Canada
+1 250-753-6002
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  • Excellent52%
  • Very good34%
  • Average9%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (7 reviews)
“baguette” (20 reviews)
“choux” (5 reviews)
Open Now
8:00 AM - 5:00 PMAll hours
French, Cafe, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
101 Commercial St, Nanaimo, British Columbia V9R 5G5, Canada
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Reviewed 5 days ago

For over three years Mon Petit Choux is my favorite place to eat breakfast in downtown Nanaimo for its great latte and delicious breakfast options (not to mention their dessert!). However, today, Nov 16th'17, I was highly disappointed with this place. When we came, the...More

1  Thank Daria A
Reviewed 1 week ago

One of my favourite spots for a brunch of scrambled organic eggs, smoked salmon and freshly made baguette and jam, this place will delight anyone. From the aromatic coffees to nettle tea are a compliment to my favourite in house almond croissants...but hurry they disappear...More

Thank 354janicee
Reviewed 1 week ago

I was heading from Victoria to Comox today and made plans to meet my sister for lunch in Nanaimo. Where? Mon Petit Choux of course! I'd eaten here before and thought it was amazing. This time was even better. The food as outstanding. I had...More

Thank williamofvictoria
Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely place to meet for coffee and dessert any time. Wonderful homemade desserts make it hard to choose just one!

Thank 921lizr
Reviewed 9 October 2017

Needed a caterer to supply field lunches for 70 people with a few days notice. Linda and company assembled a tasty selection of sandwiches made with fresh bread and toppings as well as satisfying vegetarian and vegan palates. Also supplied was a wonderful selection of...More

Thank Holey-soles
Reviewed 27 September 2017 via mobile

I stopped in for a quick breakfast and was met with the fresh smell of a bakery. I was greeted by friendly staff and enjoyed the daily special of a fresh croissant stuffed with scrambled eggs, ham, tomatoes and cheese. It was very good. Prices...More

Thank Rockin_RR
Reviewed 23 September 2017

We only stopped in for Nanaimo bars and macarons. Maybe the former are authentic, but we all thought the middle was far too thick compared to the base. The macarons were chewy and not up to what we had elsewhere on the island. We finished...More

Thank Mike W
Reviewed 23 September 2017 via mobile

This wonderful French cafe focuses on using real wholesome ingredients and you can taste the quality and love in every bite! Order your dessert first as all the Nanaimo bars were gone by 10:30am!! It seriously was the best I ever had!! Our breakfast and...More

Thank lionlooksright
Reviewed 20 September 2017

A great little French bakery/restaurant/coffee shop on Nanaimo's main street. Take a little stroll on Nanaimo's beautiful harbor front ((1 block away) see float planes landing every few minutes; boats of every size moored in the docks; Maffeo Sutton Park ; a quick stroll down...More

Thank Robin O
Reviewed 16 September 2017 via mobile

This is the third time I've been here, and the past two times they got the order wrong. Service was slow, despite it not being near a major meal time.

Thank Deiniol L
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$2 - US$9
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
8:00 AM - 5:00 PM
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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