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Restaurant Holder

407 McGill Street, Montreal, Quebec H2Y 2G3, Canada
+1 514-849-0333
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good36%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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French, European, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
407 McGill Street, Montreal, Quebec H2Y 2G3, Canada
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Went to Holder after my son's graduation ceremony with a group of six. This was a Thursday evening and the place was packed. Although we had a reservation we had to wait for 15 minutes which was bit of a turnoff. We received apologies from...More

Thank Momotapis
Reviewed 6 days ago

Excellent food with a nicely varied menu (expecially the mussels); pleasing ambiance (lively and up-beat); and attentive/ knowledgable wait staff (brought the food at the pace we requested and offered very suitable wine pairings.) Reasonable prices.

Thank Ross H
Reviewed 1 week ago

We used to order a classical composition of Steak and French fries. At Holders, we too asked for the "Onglet de boeuf grillé à l’échalote, frites maison" and a little green salad. This one is among the best we have known of red meat. The...More

Thank Freetobemyself
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Nothing to say that lines up with the ratings. Quite disappointing. Asparagus was impossible to cut with steak knife, all stringy. Compared to the stellar experoences we've had in this area I can't come to grips with the good rating. Makes me want to not...More

Thank Jeffrey C
Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I dined here on a Saturday over the Grand Prix weekend and although it was busy, we were not disappointed with either our meals - or the service which I thought was exceptional. To find the balance between "attentive" and "intrusive" is...More

Thank James S B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Started off with some pate, which was excellent. It’s served with crostini & gerkins & onions. I preferred it with the bread. Otherwise, try one of the soup. The duck confit was fabulous, really & truly. Very pleased that i was recommended this place by...More

Thank Stephen K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It's a nice clean restaurant with good service but the food plate sizes are small and the Gluten Free menu is even smaller. I just wish that the plates of food would be bigger and they would have more Gluten Free choices since I am...More

Thank facebookToronto
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

We just left Holder’s Restaurant and writing this review helps me to relive our terrific experience. The food was so well prepared and tasty. I had the mussels and fries along with an endive and watercress salad. Oh my word, I think I could eat...More

Thank Travelbuff725
Reviewed May 14, 2018 via mobile

We both enjoyed the Meat Tartare and Muscles. Throughly recommended - service was excellent and the restaurant has a great buzz.

Thank LAK010
Reviewed May 10, 2018

We dined here with a pretty large group and the staff handled our service wonderfully. The food was tasty and the wine was served as it should have been. I can't wait to return to Montreal to eat here again I'd suggest reservations, if possible....More

Thank Darrylswife0701
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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August 25, 2016|
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Response from 898emilys | Reviewed this property |
I agree. Probably give them a call, from my memory of my visit I think 45 could be a little tight.
July 17, 2016|
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Response from AndreSaintAmant | Reviewed this property |
I agree, casual chic!
March 20, 2016|
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Response from Pierre M | Reviewed this property |
You will have to park on the street close by Could be a challenge to find a spot
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
5:00 p.m. - 10:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
10:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 11:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 407 McGill Street, Montreal, Quebec H2Y 2G3, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Quebec  >  Montreal>  > Vieux-Montreal (Old Montreal)
  • Neighbourhood: Vieux-Montreal (Old Montreal)
  • Phone Number: +1 514-849-0333
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