Comfort Inn Airport
7320 boul. Wilfrid-Hamel
Ste. Foy, QC G2G 1C1
Phone: (418) 872-5038
Fax: (418) 872-1905
With the freshest produce and delectable food options, this summer market in Sainte-Foy is a sight to behold. Housed in a bright yellow pavilion, this farmers' market offers the season's finest bounty. The market runs from May to October and attracts gourmet food enthusiasts across the town. Besides shopping, you can sample some delectable food preparations at the numerous stalls on site. Regular food-related activities like cooking classes keeps things interesting.
Create some sweet memories with your loved ones at Érablière le Chemin du Roy, where you get a chance to relish maple sugar based meals. One could also enjoy cultural events and shop for some fine quality maple syrup here. Their ‘Breakfast of Yesteryears’ package offers not just a delicious buffet with maple infused dishes, but also an opportunity to learn about the process behind making maple syrup. Check website for more details.
Laurier Québec is one of the largest shopping centers in the city of Quebec and offers a plethora of options for shopping and has a wide range of stores too. One will find stores of brands such as Sears, Angela Jones, Bikini Village, Smart Set, Claire France, Vincent D Amerique, Old Navy and several others. The mall also offers over 30 food options, ensuring that spirits remain high after a day full of shopping.
With a slew of excellent bookstores spread across the city, Quebec has enough to satiate even the bookworms, but finding titles in English-language might present a surprising challenge. This is where La Maison Anglaise proves to be a boon. Located in the Place de la Cite, La Maison Anglaise offers a fine selection of English-language titles from international bestsellers to promising names in the literary circuit. The friendly and knowledgeable staff at the store will help you locate precisely what you're looking for. Operating for more than a decade now, the bookstore is a go-to destination for English-language literature in the city.
Provigo is chain of supermarkets, that is known to stock up the best quality of produce, daily essentials et al. This particular store is located at Avenue Myrand in the Ste-Foy neighborhood of Quebec City and has services like fresh meat counter, liquor store, patisserie, sushi bar and bakery. Fresh fruits, vegetables and other grocery items remain available throughout the day.
Galeries de la Capitale is more than just a shopping mall, it is also an indoor amusement park with, among other things, a roller-coaster, bumper cars, a skating rink and IMAX Le Theatre. Over 250 stores feature a variety of women's, men's and children's clothing, accessories and jewelry. The mall is home to a few Quebec chains, too, like San Francisco, l'Officiel and Simon's, an upscale, trendy department store.
One of the prominent commercial thoroughfares of Sillery, Avenue Maguire is fittingly lined with a good amount of shopping options, although not of the high-end branded variety. An excellent variety of local establishments and specialty stores abound, at this busy street that primarily attracts locals. Worth checking out if you're looking to break away from the city's tourist-trodden areas.
A massive departmental store, Acces Electronique is known to stock up the best, in the world of electronics and technology. Located at Boulevard Charest Ouest, it lies in the Montcalm neighborhood of Quebec City. With a huge space, the store features everything from home appliances like TV, refrigerator, washing machine and microwave to gadgets like cell phones, tablets, laptops and music systems. Drop by at their store to check out the latest collection, or simply log on to their website to do online shopping.
A chain of supermarkets, this IGA store is located in the Vanier area of Quebec City. Typical of its kind, it stocks up everything from fresh groceries and seafood to bakery products and microbrewery. Open from 8a to 10p daily, it is frequented mostly by the locals of this neighborhood.
A local grocery store and deli, Roset is located in the Sillery neighborhood of Quebec City. A small shop, it stocks up the freshest of produce, which includes a variety of veggies, fruits, cheeses and meat. A petite deli counter serves some delicious dishes which include Pâté à la viande, Gratin Dauphinois, Spaghettini à la viande and Lasage au délice de la mer. Take-away and home-delivery services remain available. Check website for more details.
A local chain of grocery stores, IGA Alimentation has its presence throughout Quebec. This store located in Quebec City lies in the Silery neighborhood. While here, you can shop for fresh produce of vegetables and fruits, along with meat, seafood and and bakery products. Beer, wine and other alcoholic beverages also remain available at the store. Have a look at their website to know more.
A local shop selling fresh produce, Fruiterie 440 is located in the Les Rivières borough of Quebec City. With a variety of fresh fruits and vegetable at your disposal, this little market sells everything that is locally grown in the season. Right from home-grown oranges and grapes, to fresh broccoli and zucchini, you will find everything here. A perfect place for locals to shop, Fruiterie 440 is filled with customers throughout the weekend.