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Restaurant Holder

407 McGill Street, Montreal, Quebec H2Y 2G3, Canada
+1 514-849-0333
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good37%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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French, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
407 McGill Street, Montreal, Quebec H2Y 2G3, Canada
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Reviewed 2 days ago

Nice atmosphere and good service. The star is the food, however. There were some new takes on French cuisine, like veal flank steak. The portions were very generous. The preliminaries were pricey but the main courses were modestly priced. Wines by the glass were expensive...More

Thank Rxgeek
Reviewed 2 days ago

We really liked our late lunch at Holder. Very good french food at reasonable prices, particularly the duck confit and salmon teryaki which was a special that day. What really made this a great spot, though, was how kind and accomadating they were with our...More

Thank Matt8495
Reviewed 4 days ago

Good menus selection, delicious entrees and good desserts. Many choices in the daily special menu with an extensive wine list. For a good seat go early as the restaurant seemed to fill up after 7:00 pm.

Thank getaway010
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Great food and great atmosphere. Calves liver so tasty and loved the profiteroles. My fiance really enjoyed the duck confit salad. Highly recommend.

Thank Rothmoth
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This restaurant is at the edge of Old Town but it is definitely a hipper, trendier locale. The service was excellent and they managed to get us a table without a reservation on a Wednesday night but it was literally the last one available at...More

Thank Jezuzek
Reviewed 1 week ago

Lovely experience with dinner at Holder at end of Rue St. Paul. Very busy so reservations required. Resaonable prices; good service; fabulous dark chocolate; with coffee ice cream & chocolate cause! Magnifique!

Thank Nana64--12
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

On any other day, this restaurant may have gotten four stars, but it was the last night of our trip and we had many spectacular meals. There wasn't anything bad here (though the lobster ravioli was a bit fishy), but nothing was outstanding. My pasta...More

Thank rosenfie
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Very impressed by Holders. The excellent cuisine was matched by a cool vibe and lovely venue. The servce, especially by Vanessa, was the most impressive. A great dinner experience. Will return for sure.

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The service and food was amazing. The atmosphere was upbeat. Our server kept our glasses of champagne and wine full.

Thank 327annetter
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Out for a walk early evening and stopped at Holder for a drink. Sat in the bar area watching the restaurant fill up. We decided to stay for dinner...were given a table for four...great dinner..great wine selection....turned out to be a perfect evening just a...More

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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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25 August 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.
17 July 2016|
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Response from AndreSaintAmant | Reviewed this property |
I agree, casual chic!
20 March 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
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Bar Scene, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
17:00 - 22:00
10:00 - 15:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
10:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 11:00
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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