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Gandhi

#119 of 4,635 Restaurants in Montreal
Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Neighbourhood:
Vieux-Montreal (Old Montreal)
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230 St-Paul O, Montreal, Quebec H2Y 1Z9, Canada
+1 514-845-5866
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Today
17:30 - 22:30
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Sun - Sat 17:30 - 22:30
Mon - Fri 12:00 - 14:00
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7 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We arrived in a snow storm the day before New Year's Eve. Parking is a but tricky here but no fault of the restaurant. Perhaps, walk to the restaurant is you are able. Service at Ghandi is a busy restaurant but the staff is prompt. Menu is traditional and wide. We needed to cut dinner short because our plans for... More 

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Thank Jeffery R
Indiana
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99 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Location - We were staying near the Notre Dame Basilica and it was a short walk. Very easy to get to. Just a block or so off of the water walk. Food - Very good. The quantity was large so my daughter and I split a serving of Chicken tikka masala and it was perfect. My husband didn't quite finish... More 

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Sydney, Australia
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255 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 107 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Referred by our hotel, this was a very enjoyable meal for our whole family (including 3 children 12, 10 and 6 years). Very friendly service ensured the children's tastes were catered for and that we ordered just the correct amount of food - no over selling. Comfortable room, good and reasonably priced wine list.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 December 2016

We had a very enjoyable dinner here on a cold November evening. Indian food can be like comfort food on cold nights. The wine list is actually reasonably priced. We ordered a Zin with our meal. The owner is from Bangladesh. We therefore do not recommend the Biryani. Their Biryani is more like a rice pilaf. We had chicken curry.... More 

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Thank Nikhil S
Collingwood, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 November 2016 via mobile

Excellent food and service. We enjoyed the Onion Bhajee, Chicken Tikka Masala, Chicken Korma, Kashmiri Rice and Peshawari Naan. All full of flavour and highly recommended. Our server Arbab was friendly and courteous. Wine prices were reasonable and the decor is very inviting. Would definitely go back.

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Palm Beach, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

What a spectacular find. Restaurant Gandhi offers a sumptuous selection of superbly spiced Indian cuisine and personalized service in a warm and inviting atmosphere. When we return to Montreal we will certainly return to Restaurant Gandhi.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 November 2016 via mobile

Quite busy on a Saturday night even in low season November. Although we didn't have a reservation they found us a table for 2. Many groups were there; so great place for 6 or more group. Service was quick and very polite. Warm cotton towelete given at end of meal; nice touch. Food was very good. Definitely recommend. Make a... More 

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Shelburne, Vermont
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 November 2016 via mobile

Family of four with children ages nine and 11 had a great meal here. The chicken Tikka masala was perfect. Samosas were great. We enjoyed the soup as well. The owner chatted with us for several minutes. Very friendly and authentic atmosphere.

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Thank adam k
Venice, Florida
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 November 2016

Very good, clean Indian food...and very friendly service. The food is authentic and well-prepared. The menu offers are wide variety of items and styles. I was hoping it would be spicier, but I've often found that the server "takes it easy" on this American girl, not knowing that I have a palate and experience with homemade, kicked up spicy food.... More 

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Wisconsin
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 November 2016

A warm welcome and friendly service awaits you at Gandhi. The restaurant is very pretty. All we tasted was good, including a vegetable curry, the muligatawny. My husband liked his chicken dish. The weakest note was the vegetable somosa, which was a bit doughy. If you're thinking Indian, you won't go wrong here.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$31 - US$50
Cuisine
Indian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Business meetings, Kids, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
17:30 - 22:30
Monday
17:30 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:00
Tuesday
17:30 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:00
Wednesday
17:30 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:00
Thursday
17:30 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:00
Friday
17:30 - 22:30
12:00 - 14:00
Saturday
17:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 230 St-Paul O, Montreal, Quebec H2Y 1Z9, Canada
  • Public Transportation: Metro Place D'Armes / Place d'Armes Metro station
  • Location: Canada  >  Quebec  >  Montreal>  > Vieux-Montreal (Old Montreal)
  • Neighbourhood: Vieux-Montreal (Old Montreal)
  • Phone Number: +1 514-845-5866

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in Vieux-Montreal (Old Montreal)

Neighbourhood Profile
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 sprawling restaurant terraces for space along Jacques-Cartier Square, while the cobbled streets of Rue St. Paul and Rue Notre-Dame offer a reprieve of quiet galleries and atmospheric wine bars. Horse-drawn carriages are not an uncommon part of traffic, and the narrows they traverse are lined with boutiques, crêperies, and poutine shops enshrined in buildings of stone and wooden lattices. Here you can evoke Montreal's past with a traditional cooking lesson or historical tour, then enjoy its artistic present with live music and theatre.
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