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3927 rue St-Denis | At rue Roy, Montreal, Quebec H2W 2M4, Canada
+1 514-845-5333
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  • Excellent58%
  • Very good30%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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French, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
3927 rue St-Denis | At rue Roy, Montreal, Quebec H2W 2M4, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago

After driving to Montreal and checking in at our Bed and Breakfast, our host mentioned L'Express as a possibility for dinner. We agreed and booked a reservation for 7:30pm. Upon arriving we were seated within a few minutes at a nice table for two. Our...More

Thank ATat103
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

L'Express is a chic, lively bistro in an outlying neighborhood. The food is quintessential bistro fare with creative touches. The menu is quite extensive, with a thorough wine list. The dishes range from quiche and ham and cheese, through pasta dishes, to chicken, quail, fish...More

Thank BronxSteve
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Good and attentive service in English. He translated the specials for me and directed me to the English menu. Great food with authenticity. Had the sorrel soup and the quail with wild rice. Single truffle to finish. Love the cornichons to start. Really enjoyed the...More

Thank lemonloaf
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We went to L'Express this evening to celebrate my friend's birthday. We made a reservation and were seated right away. The meal was enjoyable, but the service left something to be desired. Our server abandoned us halfway through dinner. Before we left, we explained this...More

Thank TravellinFarmers
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Thank god I made a reservation here because when I arrived it was packed. The maître d' was very welcoming and made sure I was okay many times throughout our meal. I went for the steak tartare, while my girlfriend went for the hanger steak....More

Thank Alnoor K
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

L'express was recommended to me years ago but I just had the good sense to try it a couple of weeks ago. We arrived on time for our 6 o'clock reservation and had to wade through a crowd of hopeful walk ins. Our table was...More

Thank SabbersK
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

L'Express in Plateau Mont royale was one of my favorite restaurants. it looks like a french bistro, like a neighborhood restaurant. The food is just amazing....My compliments to the chef. I can tell a good restaurant from the bread they serve. Well tis place has...More

Thank Khoshid
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

My friend and I really enjoyed our lunch at L'Express. Looking at this restaurant before going it did mention that the outside is very unprepossessing, nothing to rave over. But upon entering that all changes. I felt like I was in Paris, at a great...More

Thank Suziq6183
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Taken for lunch here by Canadian friends and enjoyed a great lunch. Wonderful atmosphere and excellent service. French fries and mayonnaise delicious as was the bread and jar of pickled gherkins. Each person chose a different item from an extensive menu and we all enjoyed...More

Thank dwilk
Reviewed 11 October 2017

The attention to detail in the service here is absolutely astounding, from the moment you walk in to the end of the meal. I have never experienced anything better.

Thank fkreut
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
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Response from Ridermel | Reviewed this property |
I have used Open Table but I believe you can just call them as well.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
10:00 AM - 1:00 AM
8:00 AM - 2:00 AM
8:00 AM - 2:00 AM
8:00 AM - 2:00 AM
8:00 AM - 2:00 AM
8:00 AM - 2:00 AM
10:00 AM - 2:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3927 rue St-Denis | At rue Roy, Montreal, Quebec H2W 2M4, Canada
    (Roy & Duluth)
  • Public Transportation: Metro Sherbrooke, 3 streets north or metro Mont-Royal, 3 streets south; a five minutes walk in both directions.
  • Location: Canada  >  Quebec  >  Montreal>  > Le Plateau Mont-Royal
  • Neighbourhood: Le Plateau Mont-Royal
  • Phone Number: +1 514-845-5333
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