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Reviewed September 21, 2020 via mobile

It used to be my favorite restaurant but not any more . Jazz and the look is still amazing . Quality of food changed. Ordered roasted pork sandwiche and it was disgusting. Waitress did change to a different dish . The worst customer service we...received at the front from host. At the end once she found out we where from Ontario she discriminated us and sent back to Ontario. Not a first time people in Montreal let me felt unwelcome because I'm from Ontario but this woman was something elseMore

Date of visit: September 2020
Jean_MarcL99, Directeur général at Jardin Nelson, responded to this reviewResponded September 25, 2020
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To readers of this comment Jardin Nelson has always welcomed guests from all over the world and will always do...More

Reviewed August 30, 2020

That restaurant offers good meals — I took the garden pizza — and the huge terrace with many plants made the experience much better. It was a great surprise!

Date of visit: July 2020
Reviewed March 10, 2020

Wonderful place to meet up with friends, date night or whatever reason you need to get out. Great atmosphere with music ... hard to ask for more (especially on summer nights). Service and food are both very good. Can't miss spot.

Date of visit: July 2019
Reviewed February 18, 2020

That's my go to place during the summer. Always a jazzy band, the decor, the food, the service. you cant go wrong with Jardin Nelson! The crepes meal are amazing

Date of visit: August 2019
Reviewed February 17, 2020

Been there many times. it is a great place if you are in the Old City and want to avoid the bad tourist traps that abound there. Food and prices are reasonable and fun ambiance. The live music is actually very good; Grand Stand bands...and tango tunes. The front desk is a bit disorganized at times.More

Date of visit: September 2019
Reviewed December 26, 2019

We took a cruise from Montreal to Boston. After boarding the ship we walked around Montreal and fund this place for lunch. Fantastic!

Date of visit: October 2019
Reviewed December 11, 2019

Don't miss this wonderful restaurant! The food, service, and ambiance are superb. We were seated in the lovely outdoor garden and enjoyed the music of a jazz singer while we savored our meals. I highly recommend the delightful Nelson crepe, which is an unlikely combination...of cinnamon apples, bacon, and white cheddar folded inside a crepe and served with a little pot of maple syrup. It was exquisite! There are many great restaurants to try in Montreal, and this one should be at the top of your list!More

Date of visit: September 2019
Reviewed November 17, 2019 via mobile

A favorite , love their salmon on bed of rice noodles or Sunday brunch with mimosas. It’s just gorgeous and def worth eating at. My kids love the crepes with ham and cheese and hollandais sauce

Date of visit: August 2019
Reviewed November 8, 2019

This is a multi level, trendy garden themed restaurant built around a jazz band. If that sounds quirky, it is. The food was deliciously different, the service was excellent, and the ambiance was fun.

Date of visit: October 2019
Reviewed November 5, 2019

Ate herer in sept n a Saturday night ,wait was about 1/2 hour, great atmosphere ,live music ,and the food was incredible entries run about $15 up cad

Date of visit: September 2019
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October 6, 2017|
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Response from 529wayneb | Reviewed this property |
Yes it does close for the winter.
July 18, 2017|
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Response from Ed O | Reviewed this property |
I believe they serve Brunch, which we've enjoyed in the past. You really can't go wrong with Jardin Nelson.
June 28, 2017|
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Response from Jsfverg | Reviewed this property |
2 metro station to old Montreal. Place D'Armes & Champ de Mars which is closer to Place Jacques Cartier where the restaurant is. When you get off the metro walk towards the Hotel de Ville and in front us Place Jacques Cartier
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