I used to buy these great ciabatta rolls at Roma in Little Italy. They had a nice delicate crispy crust but were not too hard - perfect for sandwiches (baguette is too hard for what I am looking for). I called up today and apparently they haven't made bread for over 2 years now. Anyone know of similar rolls - preferably in NDG or even Mile-End area? Thanks!
Really, they don't make them anymore? I was going to recommend Roma when I saw the subject line. The other place I was going to recommend was the store that has now become Nicola Travaglini. Sorry for my useless post! :)
I'm sure Guillaume makes a good one as all their breads are great.
Sadly, I believe the husband in the elderly couple who have owned and run Roma for decades has died, or if still alive, is not able to work. I know la signora had sought a baker. Not useless at all. I don't think the butcher's - grocery - deli that became Travaglini made their own bread and rolls - just their pizza. Guillaume is great, and really not very far from Roma.