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Chez L'Epicier

311 St Paul E, Montreal, Quebec H2Y 1H3, Canada
+1 514-878-2232
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good31%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
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French, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
311 St Paul E, Montreal, Quebec H2Y 1H3, Canada
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We eat out quite a lot but Chez L'Epicier ranks among the best for a long time. Each dish had clearly been thought through by the chef and were delivered to perfection. As we live in the U.K. we are unlikely to return but if...More

Thank Brioche99
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Took some friends for their first trip to Montreal. Had the tasting menu with the paired wines. It came to $147 US / person for 3 of us with the tip. I reserved online and confirmed by phone as one of our party was celiac....More

Thank joeyrockets
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

During our two day visit to Montreal this was our best dining experience. This was our first time at this restaurant. Our waiter was Fredrick. He was knowledgeable, friendly and made you feel instantly comfortable and happy. He cheerfully presented the menu and wine list...More

Thank Robert W
Reviewed 6 August 2017

This was our first visit to the restaurant, recommended by the hotel. The food was good but not extraordinary for the price. Service was great, we had a pleasant evening.

Thank Ocean71
Reviewed 31 July 2017

Not my first visit, but the first in a very long time. Happy to report that standards are still high. Only one slip up in the service, with one starter being left at the pass, so that the two dishes arrived about six or seven...More

Thank Boddice
Reviewed 23 July 2017 via mobile

I love this place! The service is on point and the food is so unique. Love the ambience as well. Try and request a window table!

Thank Ekta K
Reviewed 20 July 2017

An enjoyable seven course dégustation with matching wines. . One of our party was celiac so the chef prepared a gluten free version of each dish. Delectable, each dish beautifully presented and above all - tasty. Note:. Expect to spend $$$$$ for the experience....

1  Thank L H
Reviewed 19 July 2017

We took an out of town visitor to this restaurant on the recommendation of friends. - we tried both soups on the dinner menu. Just awful! - also tried; White asparagus crudo with grapefruit and dune pepper, rhubarb, asparagus butter, leek oil, oilve powder- There...More

1  Thank traveler123475
chezlepicier, Responsable relations clients at Chez L'Epicier, responded to this reviewResponded 21 July 2017

It was with surprise that I read your comment concerning your visit to the restaurant. I would like you to receive our most sincere apologies for the displeasure you encountered during your evening. The entire staff, myself especially, take maintaining the quality and good reputation...More

Reviewed 11 July 2017

I can't believe the disconnect between the kitchen and the servers.The food is very good but sitting there waiting for the next course was absurd.I would avoid this place tell the kitchen got their act together.It does not deserve high reviews at this time.I hope...More

Thank Joe B
Reviewed 8 July 2017

Recommended by various people, we had an 8pm booking on a Tuesday night for 4 persons. Greeted very well on arrival, given a lovely window table, had a very pleasant waitress, and all seemed good with the world. Ordered our food and wine around 8.15pm...More

Thank Keith C
Vieux-Montreal (Old Montreal)
The historic centre of Montreal, Vieux-Port is home to
some of the city's most antiquated buildings and
picturesque streets. Along the waters of the St.
Lawrence River, the bank of Old Port features museums,
festivals, food stalls, and outdoor athletics, a
celebrated part of the city that explodes into
fireworks displays on warm summer nights. At its
centre, street performers and artists compete with
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Response from Felipe C | Reviewed this property |
Casual, no dress code. But it does not hurt to dress more elegantly!
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Surely! They are very creative.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$21 - US$42
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 311 St Paul E, Montreal, Quebec H2Y 1H3, Canada
  • Public Transportation: Nearest Metro: Champ de Mars
  • Location: Canada  >  Quebec  >  Montreal>  > Vieux-Montreal (Old Montreal)
  • Neighbourhood: Vieux-Montreal (Old Montreal)
  • Phone Number: +1 514-878-2232
Friendly refinement at Chez l’Épicier! For over ten years, the restaurant Chez L’Épicier has been shaking up culinary traditions while maintaining its position as a restaurant of the highest gastronomic order, offering a relaxed refinement and an energizing experience. Whether you come on business or for a meal with friends, the food, ambiance, and wines combine to make this one of the best restaurants in Montreal.
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