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Santropol Cafe

$$ - $$$Cafe, Healthy,
3990 rue St-Urbain, Montreal, Quebec H2W 1T7, Canada
+1 514-842-3110
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good38%
  • Average12%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“sandwiches” (62 reviews)
“bread” (15 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 AM - 10:30 PMAll hours
CUISINES
Cafe, Healthy, Canadian, Soups, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
3990 rue St-Urbain, Montreal, Quebec H2W 1T7, Canada
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1 - 10 of 191 reviews

Reviewed 31 October 2017

I went here with my friend who was visiting Montreal for just the day. She offered to pay for my sandwich as I had cooked her breakfast and as a student could only afford to tip 10%. The woman at the cash proceeded to yell...More

Thank maggiewhelan
ReponseClient, Responsable des relations publiques at Santropol Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Maggie, We will ask our staff to try and understand why this unfortunate event happened. We are deeply sorry you and your friend were treated that way. It's totally unprofessional and we will make sure something like this doesn't happen again. We hope you...More

Reviewed 25 October 2017

Delicious sandwiches, large portions and a beautiful garden in summer to have lunch. Close to a big park, Jeanne Mance.

Thank patdmhab
ReponseClient, Responsable des relations publiques at Santropol Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 26 October 2017

Hello, Thanks a lot for the five stars! We are looking forward to receiving you again.

Reviewed 17 October 2017 via mobile

Stopped in for lunch before a show at place des arts. Great atmosphere, super cool old building. It was a bit chilly we didn't sit outside but the garden looked beautiful. Roasted carrot soup was amazing followed by a HUGE sandwich, killer tomato was killer!...More

Thank brentnolan
ReponseClient, Responsable des relations publiques at Santropol Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 19 October 2017

Hello, Thank you for your amazing review! We are glad you enjoyed our carrot soup, tomato sandwich, and fresh bread so much. We can't wait to receive you again!

Reviewed 28 September 2017 via mobile

We tried soup and salads at Santropol. Very generous portions, tasty food and well prepared salad. A nice place for tourist if can get to place.

Thank Hamidrezas
ReponseClient, Responsable des relations publiques at Santropol Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 5 October 2017

Hi, Thank you for this great review! We are glad you liked it. We hope to see you again!

Reviewed 13 September 2017

I am a vegetarian, and I liked the food. The garden is a lovely place to eat on a summer evening, and the strange decor with mirrors and broken statues was fascinating. We had to walk a very long way from McGill U to this...More

Thank Fuir
ReponseClient, Responsable des relations publiques at Santropol Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 14 September 2017

Hello, Thank you for your great review! We are glad to hear that our place was worth the trouble. Come back anytime you want!

Reviewed 3 September 2017

A very eclectic neighborhood restaurant, often lined up for breakfast and lunch on the weekend. Great soup, hand made sandwiches (can be shared) fun interior with a terrace for those warm days. Check out the website for photos and menu.

Thank Maryw2020
ReponseClient, Responsable des relations publiques at Santropol Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 8 September 2017

Hello, Thank you very much for the great review. We are happy you enjoyed your visit. Come back anytime you want!

Reviewed 21 August 2017

A breath of fresh air on the Plateau, especially if you are vegetarian. This charming terrace is the perfect spot to stop on your way to or from the Mountain. An institution that survived from the 80s, le Santropol takes sandwiches to the next level....More

Thank Alexie D
ReponseClient, Responsable des relations publiques at Santropol Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 24 August 2017

Hello Alexie, Wow, thanks for the 5 stars! We are so happy you enjoyed our place and our Northern lights sandwich so much. Come back anytime you want.

Reviewed 19 August 2017

Santropol was recommended by a person at Nota Bene (great notebook and writing shop). It's at a corner, and initially it looks like it seats 5 people. There are a number of inside tables, and a large and wonderful covered outdoor garden area. Sandwiches are...More

Thank JohnT6519
ReponseClient, Responsable des relations publiques at Santropol Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 24 August 2017

Hello John, We are so glad you enjoyed your sandwich and your moment with us in our outdoor garden. Thank you for the great review. We are looking forward to seeing you again!

Reviewed 18 August 2017

Ordered a cafe au lait and homemade blueberry scone with fresh blueberries inside and it was perfect. Service was great too. Would recommend for a small breakfast. Really good coffee.

Thank EllaElla79
ReponseClient, Responsable des relations publiques at Santropol Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 24 August 2017

Hello, We are glad you enjoyed your breakfast at our place. Thank you for the 5 stars! We hope to see you again soon!

Reviewed 23 July 2017

I met up with a friend on a Saturday morning at the back into the terrasse - a true oasis of green space. That said - I don't think I've ever had such bad service as we did there. It took a good 15min before...More

Thank ladyscotland55
ReponseClient, Responsable des relations publiques at Santropol Cafe, responded to this reviewResponded 26 July 2017

Hi, First, we want to thank you for taking the time to write this review. We are really sorry to hear you had a bad experience with the service. We want to assure you it is not something common here, and we will make sure...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Meals
Lunch, Brunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Romantic, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
11:30 AM - 10:30 PM
Monday
11:30 AM - 10:30 PM
Tuesday
11:30 AM - 10:30 PM
Wednesday
11:30 AM - 10:30 PM
Thursday
11:30 AM - 10:30 PM
Friday
11:30 AM - 10:30 PM
Saturday
11:30 AM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3990 rue St-Urbain, Montreal, Quebec H2W 1T7, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Quebec  >  Montreal>  > Parc du Mont-Royal
  • Neighbourhood: Parc du Mont-Royal
  • Phone Number: +1 514-842-3110
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