Parks Canada Perfect Picnic

Cartier-Brébeuf National Historic Site

Available between June 24 and October 9, 2023 

Our twist on "take-out": Everything tastes better when you eat it outside!

Parks Canada partnered with local restaurants on a Perfect Picnic! Pick up your meal and enjoy it in the heart of Québec City, at Cartier-Brébeuf National Historic Site.

Easy as 1, 2, 3 !

  • Go to a participating restaurant
  • Choose your lunch 
  • Find your perfect picnic place and enjoy!

Local partner

Smith Café: La Maison Smith
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  • 1141 Saint-Jean Street, Québec, QC G1R 1S3
  • 9 Des Jardins Street, Québec, QC G1R 4L4 
  • 23 Notre dame Street, Québec, QC G1K 4E9
  • 201, 3e avenue, Québec, QC, G1L 2V7

Opening hours: every day between 7 am and 7 pm
For more information:

Order on the spot: come in and ask for the «Perfect Picnic» 


Classic Perfect Picnic

Price: $ 19.99 + taxes
What is included :
  • One ''Croissant Smith''
  • One salad of the day
  • One brownie
  • One beverage (regular coffee or limonade)

Veggie Perfect Picnic

Price: $ 22.99 + taxes
What is included :
  • One vegetarian wrap with tofu, chickpeas, carrots, spinach, spicy sauce and lime
  • One salad of the day
  • One date square
  • One beverage (regular coffee or limonade)

With the purchase of a meal in one of the participating restaurants, get 50% off admission to Artillery Park in Québec City ( until September 4) or to Fort No.1 in Lévis (valid for one adult).

Are you a restaurant owner and would like to participate in this initiative next year? Contact us!

The Perfect Picnic program is also available at the Fortifications of Québec National Historic Site and at Lévis Forts National Historic Site
Help us keep Cartier-Brébeuf beautiful

Leave no trace - Pack it in, pack it out. Learn more about the Leave No Trace Canada program.

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