Stratford

monday - friday 6:30am to 8pm
saturday & sunday 7am to 8pm
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“The perfect place to sip a cup of smooth, rich coffee while scribbling notes for 'The Great Canadian Food Novel'.”

Marion Kane,  The Toronto Star

The very first Balzac’s was opened in 1996 in this delightful city, revered the world over for its classical theatre at The Stratford Festival and its renowned Stratford Chefs School.

‘All the world is a stage’ when seen through Balzac’s Ontario Street picture window, which offers glimpses of actors hurrying to rehearsals, visitors on their way to curtain call, and an assortment of local characters.