Fashion is my cup of tea

There are days that just scream "Shoppiiiiiiing!!!"! Head to Gatineau when that happens! Come on, treat yourself; you deserve it! There's a recently renovated mall where you're sure to find that something your wardrobe was missing and a shop that sells over 150 kinds of teas. There are many unique addresses to investigate and several places to stop for a bite or a drink between two shopping sessions.
If your idea of tea is that generic pouch your grandma would boil to drink with her biscuits in the afternoon, CHA YI Tea House will definitely change your mind. They will make you discover the flavours and benefits of this incredible drink. End your day before a great wood oven pizza or a succulent salad and a good glass of wine at Piz'za-za and you will truly have had a beautiful day.

day of shopping

Points of interest

1100 Maloney Blvd. West
Gatineau (Québec) J8T 6G3

Home to over 155 stores, Les Promenades Gatineau (LPG) has become THE fashion destination in the Outaouais. After a $110-million upgrade by its co-owners Oxford and Montez, the centre has undergone major transformations, including 13 new skylights, renovated common areas, a central customer service counter, and a 750-seat food court.

7 km
165 Eddy Street
Gatineau (Québec) J8X 2W7

CHA YI Tea House specializes in fine loose and artisan (blooming) teas from China, Taiwan, Japan and India. The boutique carries 150 loose leaf teas, a dozen house-blended tisanes made from local organic plants, and a wide selection of tea accessories. Take a break in our tea room and enjoy your favourite blend (prepared in a pot or in traditional style) and a selection of scones, homemade cookies and other tasty treats! Saturday-morning tea tastings and demonstrations available (reservations required).

4 km
Near Eddy Street are du Portage, Laval and Aubry Streets. There you will find cafés, restaurants, shops and, in the summer, a farmers' market. Take a break on a nice patio!

Gatineau (Québec) J8X 3G8

Downtown Gatineau is the place to be for entertaining activities, cultural events, and celebrations of all kinds! Laval Street, which is closed to vehicular traffic from May to November, provides a safe and enjoyable route for pedestrians and cyclists. Discover the Laval-Aubry-Kent and Brewery Creek tourism sectors, with their microbreweries, great restaurants featuring everything from bistro to epicurean fare, and lively urban buzz. Don’t forget to check out the unique shops and businesses along Eddy Street!

1 km
You made nice acquisitions today and you can't wait to unpack it all when you get home! But first, have a great dinner at Piz'za-za. A delicious wood-oven pizza with an assorted glass of wine: what a beautiful way to end the day!
36 Laval Street
Gatineau (Québec) J8X 3G7

A favourite with both tourists and locals looking for a good time and a delicious meal in a lively, friendly environment where wine is celebrated through monthly selections made by guest sommeliers. What better accompaniment for wine tasting than a menu featuring some 20 pizzas with an enticing variety of toppings (salty, spicy, sweet, etc.), plus salads and pasta dishes?