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105 Rachel st west, Montreal, Quebec H2W 1G4, Canada
+1 514-510-9299
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good23%
  • Average7%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible0%
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Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
105 Rachel st west, Montreal, Quebec H2W 1G4, Canada
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Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

A few of us visited this organic vegetarian place. Frankly, we all found the salads and wraps tasteless and expensive. I am sure they are very healthy but boring. The service is slow and the place is tiny. We didn't try the smoothies but heard...More

Thank Tony D
Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

Stopped in here on my way to Mont Royal park. Cute little restaurant. It's small and cozy. Not really a place for big groups or kids. I ordered the pad Thai & a smoothie. Both were fresh and delicious, and presented beautifully. Service is good,...More

Thank Donna3154
Reviewed 20 February 2017

We thoroughly enjoyed our experience at the Crudessence. The food is tasty and fresh, the portions are generous and very well presented. The decor is relaxing and free from useless distractions. The restaurant is rather small but we did not feel crammed in : a...More

Thank CKNoel
Reviewed 10 October 2016 via mobile

I love Crudessence, I go to their Mackey location as often as I can. Because of the crazy Montreal traffic, we decided to go to their "Not too downtown" location, that is the one at Rachel. My first impression is small but cozy. There are...More

Thank ImpulseTraveler
Reviewed 29 August 2016 via mobile

The food is so amazing and fresh I come very often . After most intense training days . If you want quality vegan food you must visit this place for a bite to eat . You will not regret it at all .

Thank Tina d d
Reviewed 22 August 2016 via mobile

You don't need to be a vegetarian, a vegan or a raw food eater but only curious to check this place out! Honestly you won't be disappointed at all ( and I am truly a meat eater). All dishes are so tasty, so creative and...More

Thank Lily-Djinn
Reviewed 27 December 2015

This place is very cute, with a wonderful menu - smoothies and desserts especially - if you are a chocolate lover this is the place to go as it's all dairy-free and vegan! My favorite was Cacao smoothie and Brownie. The cacao smoothie is heaven....More

Thank BlueSunshine2013
Reviewed 13 October 2015 via mobile

Even if you are not vegan, you will enjoy this food. It fills you up and keeps you full for a long time. I ate around 3pm and had no need for dinner later! Also, their coffee smoothie is very good, and it keeps you...More

Thank Ru66
Reviewed 21 September 2015

BEST MEAL I had in Canada during my three week stay!!! I just happened upon this place by chance, and was so delighted by the meal that I really wish I could have gone back and eaten here every day, but it was a bit...More

Thank Leesa G
Reviewed 8 September 2015 via mobile

I went here quite by accident. After a long day of walking around Mont Royal I just wanted to eat and enjoy a drink. Crudessence certainly offered both. The woman behind the counter was very nice and helpful. I had a tuna wrap and a...More

Thank Cora v
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locals and transplants alike, making it one of the
city's most diverse and distinctly authentic
experiences. A creative hub, Montreal's artistic elite
pack the cafes along Rue Saint-Denis, where young
painters and fashion designers draw inspiration from
the playful murals and stately Victorian homes that
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Restaurant Details

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  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$13 - US$17
Lunch, Breakfast, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 16:00
11:00 - 16:00
11:00 - 16:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 105 Rachel st west, Montreal, Quebec H2W 1G4, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Quebec  >  Montreal>  > Le Plateau Mont-Royal
  • Neighbourhood: Le Plateau Mont-Royal
  • Phone Number: +1 514-510-9299
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