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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” (108 reviews)
“tasting menu” (179 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

My wife and I celebrated our 30th wedding anniversary at Bonaparte in Montreal. My wife the tuna and I had the filet Mignon, both were truly outstanding. Cooked to order with great flavor. Service was friendly and professional and our waiter was knowledgable and her...More

1  Thank James M
Reviewed 2 days ago

This was a peak experience in our week in Montreal. The service was perfect, the food divine. The environment was very pleasant. Can't say enough how wonderful the evening was thanks to the team at Bonaparte. We indulged in the tasting menu, and it was...More

Thank Nancy S
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We dined with a large group in a private room with a large rectangular skylight. The menu was pre-selected with 4 courses. Each course included choices, and we enjoyed the following: first, choice of lobster bisque or salad, both were good, second, choice of mushroom...More

Thank TheSfamily4
Reviewed 4 days ago

A wonderfully attractive and sophisticated restaurant. The different rooms are unique and the whole experience feels good! Food is just superb, varied, beautifully prepared and presented. The management and wait staff are top of the line professionals. Bonaparte has a well selected wine list and...More

1  Thank oca007
Reviewed 5 days ago

Dinner here was delightful. I had the lobster and my husband had the venison, both wonderful. The mushroom ravioli appetizer was delicious! Service was attentive and friendly with great suggestions for what to order and wine pairings.

1  Thank em1232017
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

Perfect dining experience. Great ambiance, ideal temperature and exquisite French food served by attentive and friendly staff. Don’t miss this gem when in Montreal.

1  Thank Jedder154995
Reviewed 6 days ago

We had the three course dinner, which for $42 CAD was really a deal.House dressing on salad was delicious. Chicken and pork main course were excellent. Caramel flan and key lime pie were wonderful! Service was exceptional. We were guests so breakfast was included, which...More

1  Thank Janice R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a special evening enjoying the five courses of the tasting menu: lobster bisque and parmigiana salad, followed by smoked salmon and foie gras, then mushroom ravioli and snails Provençal, a sorbet, then rack of lamb and diver sole meunière (with gorgeous frites), topped...More

1  Thank JustineV25
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We lucked into our meal at the Bonaparte thanks to our travel agent. Of the nine great meals we ate in Montreal and the seven terrific ones we ate in Quebec City, the one at Bonaparte stood out as the best. We enjoyed the wines,...More

1  Thank bikermike81
Reviewed 1 week ago

We went here on a Friday night for our 50th wedding anniversary. We both had the tasting menu, and never picked the same item. Neither of us could find fault with anything we were served. Service was unobtrusive and the food was outstanding. We had...More

1  Thank drb1946
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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Amy Z
July 7, 2018|
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Response from John V | Reviewed this property |
Tasting menu is best value, if you are really hungry. If you only want, or can manage, two courses, go a la carte. Mains 30 to 50 CAD. I would definitely not risk not going with a reservation - it is very popular and... More
Dorine P
March 2, 2018|
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Response from bruce t | Reviewed this property |
yes. book way ahead though
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$23 - US$46
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Groups, Romantic
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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