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443 Rue St. Francois Xavier, Montreal, Quebec H2Y 2T1, Canada
+1 514-844-4368
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  • Excellent69%
  • Very good23%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“mushroom ravioli” (107 reviews)
“tasting menu” (176 reviews)
“souffle” (32 reviews)
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French, European, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
443 Rue St. Francois Xavier, Montreal, Quebec H2Y 2T1, Canada
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Reviewed yesterday

We walked in without a reservation and we were seated immediately. On a Wednesday after 9. Lovely restaurant. Attentive service. I had the mixed salad and the magnet of duck. Presentation was good and the duck portion very generous. My husband and I enjoyed the...More

Thank travlife
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Our first time dining at Bonaparte, we dined for our anniversary. We were very impressed by the service, food, and atmosphere. We decided to try the tasting menu, it was perfectly prepared, and well spaced out in order for us to enjoy every moment. Our...More

1  Thank Mikmar_12
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Everything about this hotel was wonderful. When we couldn’t find the parking lot. The person at the desk rode with my husband to direct him. The front desk was marvelous and helpful to the extreme.

2  Thank Colleen W
Reviewed 4 days ago

Been a while since I was there. But there was time that it was my frequented lunch spot. Absolutely must go there for lunch or dinner - especially as one strolls through Old Montreal. Quality foods and wines and service. A Montreal tradition.

1  Thank John H
Reviewed 4 days ago

Can't say enough about the food and service was spectacular. We were a party of 4 on Saturday JUN 16, it was my Birthday and I was extremely please (as was our group) with the meal and the service was excellent. Reasonably priced for fine...More

1  Thank Rob H
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

My wife and I booked Bonaparte based mainly on Tripadvisor reviews, unfortunately it did not live up to such great reviews on this night. After being shuttled off to an end table we were informed of the Table D’hote mains which included Talapia (shocked that...More

1  Thank Jeff6455
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The restaurant was filled with tourists. Apparently no regular patrons. Service was slow. We were a table of 4. Main course came out 10 min apart for each couple of guests. Mushroom raviolis had a great taste but were unfortunately dry and hard on the...More

Thank Shopin
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

A little hard to figure exactly where this restaurant is being pitched. It’s very classic French, but doesn’t quite nail a very high end feel. So it’s definitely not Michelin standard, but it is good and the food is tasty and traditional; foie gras, beef...More

Thank Roger K
Reviewed 1 week ago

I had family visiting from out of town and wanted them to have a really good French meal. Restaurante Bonaparte is in a lovely boutique Auberge in Old Montreal. We were 7 on a Monday night in June. The restaurant was full! We all had...More

1  Thank jlarivie
Reviewed 1 week ago

Calm, good list of wine and the decor is beautiful. The food was ordinary. Definitely needed a twist of some sort. I actually went to this place based on TripAdvisor's reviews. not at all what I expected. I sometimes can overlook things that I dislike...More

Thank Globetrotter2303
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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Dorine P
March 2, 2018|
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Response from bruce t | Reviewed this property |
yes. book way ahead though
Rocco C
February 2, 2017|
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Response from gailiebear | Reviewed this property |
Sorry for the delay - we stayed at Hotel Bonaventure, about an $11 taxi ride to Bonaparte. Large hotel, rooms need to be updated, but are a good size, only stayed 2 nights. Parking $25/nt
Nancy T
January 25, 2017|
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Response from Jsfverg | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they can. Restaurant is pretty big. You need to have reservation tho. I'm sure you will love it.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$23 - US$45
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Romantic, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
5:30 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
5:30 p.m. - 10:30 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 443 Rue St. Francois Xavier, Montreal, Quebec H2Y 2T1, Canada
  • Public Transportation: Station de metro Place d'Armes Place D'Armers Metro station
  • Location: Canada  >  Quebec  >  Montreal>  > Vieux-Montreal (Old Montreal)
  • Neighbourhood: Vieux-Montreal (Old Montreal)
  • Phone Number: +1 514-844-4368
Four star French classic restaurant located in Old Montreal.
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