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Quartier General

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Neighbourhood:
Le Plateau Mont-Royal
Canadian, French
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1251, rue Gilford, Montreal, Quebec H2J 1R3, Canada
+1 514-658-1839
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18:00 - 23:00
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Sun - Sat 18:00 - 23:00
Mon - Fri 11:30 - 15:00
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Somers, New York
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32 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Had been wanting to dine here and finally did so on this visit, to a just-ok lunch. Pleasant enough ambiance and pleasant service but the food was not outstanding. I ordered the escalope de veau, which turned out to be a fried slice of veal, prepared like a ton katsu (fried pork cutlet) in a Japanese restaurant, but not as... More 

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St. John's, Canada
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21 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We loved this restaurant. The food is sourced locally as much as possible, and is cooked in interesting and delicious ways. The ambiance is great. No music, which we appreciated as we go out to talk with our friends, and could hear one another clearly. We very much liked selecting our own wines beforehand, and appreciated the savings this brought... More 

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57 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Dinner with friends. 37$ for 4 courses - soup or salad, appetizer, main dish and dessert. Of course you can choose all or only some and the cost will be altered. I had carrot soup, pork cheeks, duck breast and caramel apples and they were all amazing. Our Server was funny and attentive but not overbearing. All the servers are... More 

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Johnstown
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

We were there on a Thursday night, fortunately made a reservation. Unlike other restaurants that night, the place was packed. Still, we were not rushed, the service was genuine and professional, and the menu and chef excellent. The tartar, well, I could eat it daily. The prices are a little high but since you bring your own wine(s) from the... More 

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Tampa, Florida
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016

Stopped in by accident for an early wine before going to another restaurant. We were treated to a small appetizer and immediately knew we needed to have dinner there. My wife had Quail and I had Rabbit. The best I ever had! Even out did New Orleans. So impressed with the chefs cooking I had to meet him and gave... More 

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Montreal, Canada
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64 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 49 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

Went with a group of friends for lunch. The restaurant was almost fully booked, which is always reassuring. The lunch menu was interesting and well priced. However, my salmon tartare was lacking in flavour and the pieces were too large. Overall it was okay, but not great. It was difficult to find parking as the restaurant is located on Le... More 

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Ottawa
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22 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 October 2016

I'm so glad we discovered this gem of a restaurant nestled in on an otherwise residential street in the Plateau. The service was amazing. Our waitress provided an intricately detailed description of each item on the menu. Our soup entrees were lovely, and our mains amazing. Lunch was a steal, with entree, main, coffee and dessert for less than $30... More 

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USA
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74 reviews
50 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 29 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016

this restaurant is in the middle of a residential area but well worth going to. the food is outstanding and well prepared, the staff is friendly and efficient and the dishes are well presented

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Montreal, Canada
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10 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 September 2016

The restaurant was elegantly put together while not appearing to be pretentious. Reservation was respected, waitstaff was professional, knowledgeable and polite. The food was interesting, well prepared, fresh and flavorful. I would return to enjoy other menu items not selected.

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Memphis, Tennessee
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179 reviews
91 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 76 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 September 2016

Good place for meant friends and sharing a bottle of your own wine. Food was good and high quality. Preparations were fairly bland and ordinary. The cod was a little dry as was the rabbit. I would try them again. Maybe earlier in the evening.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Canadian, French
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
18:00 - 23:00
Monday
18:00 - 23:00
11:30 - 15:00
Tuesday
18:00 - 23:00
11:30 - 15:00
Wednesday
18:00 - 23:00
11:30 - 15:00
Thursday
18:00 - 23:00
11:30 - 15:00
Friday
18:00 - 23:00
11:30 - 15:00
Saturday
18:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1251, rue Gilford, Montreal, Quebec H2J 1R3, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Quebec  >  Montreal>  > Le Plateau Mont-Royal
  • Neighbourhood: Le Plateau Mont-Royal
  • Phone Number: +1 514-658-1839

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Staying in Le Plateau Mont-Royal

Neighbourhood Profile
Le Plateau Mont-Royal
Go native in Plateau Mont-Royal, where bespoke shopping, hip eateries, and wacky paint jobs attract 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 dot the Plateau's side streets. Not a major sightseeing destination, a visit to Plateau Mont-Royal allows you to enjoy a local perspective, soaking in indie films, latte art, contemporary galleries, and the city's best bagels. A center of polyglot culture, Québécois accents mingle with shades of Portuguese, Greek, and Hebrew in the area's iconic Mile End district, where restaurants straddle chic designer boutiques, serving up chorizo and caldo verde. Friendliest to those on foot, it's a jungle of colourful awnings and sidewalk umbrellas, pedestrian walks and luxury shopping.
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