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La Banquise

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$Fast food, ,
994 Rue Rachel E, Montreal, Quebec H2J 2J3, Canada
+1 514-525-2415
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good40%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“poutine” (995 reviews)
“cheese curds” (61 reviews)
Open Now
00:00 - 23:59All hours
Fast food, Diner, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
994 Rue Rachel E, Montreal, Quebec H2J 2J3, Canada
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This place totally lives up to it's reputation. I first caught a glimpse on a travel show and wanted to try the best poutine we could find on our vacation. It did not disappoint. We researched through several forms of media and this place consistently...More

Thank Veronica L
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Anyone that needs an end of night fix, La Banquise to the rescue! I think they're always open... But at 3am, a poutine made the right way ( au Québec sti! ) is just what's needed. This place has 2 sizes of poutine: regular and...More

Thank Elie B
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Not my favorite poutine ever but they have plenty of versions to choose from and always open! Very cool atmosphere. Popular for the after hours crowd.

Thank Mel2roc
Reviewed 1 week ago

I was able to make up my won Tex-Mex style poutine by adding sour cream to the reggae poutine. It was exactly what I was looking forward to.

Thank Landon T
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Very good and several kind of poutines was there,service was very good,crowded and friendly environment.

Thank Hadi M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I visited this restaurant 3 years ago when I first visited Canada and I have had a craving for it ever since! I came back today after 3 years and the food was as good, if not better than I remember. I had la 3...More

Thank Nerfnerder
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Can't go wrong with poutine here. They often have queues late at night but that is because a lot of people go here after partying. Small portions are good for a person but large portions are good to share for two.

Thank Waqas1987
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Everyone talks about how this is the best place for poutine. Well...nah....lots of other places without the hype. Positives is that it is open 24 hours. But after midnight when your target audience are people who have been drinking and they just want food...any food...then...More

Thank Sanjay S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Great Poutine. I loved the variety of topics they offer. Even with just a "regular" size, you will walk out of La Banquise full and satisfied

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We had heard this was the best... here's a caveat...we did get it to go...take note- they do NOT accept US credit or debit ( one of only 2 times in a week's visit). Had to use their ATM... which of course charges a fee....More

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No they dont
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2 March 2015|
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Response from Judith_abigail | Reviewed this property |
They have one kitchen and everything prepared can be contaminated so not really recommended for people with allergies!😒
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$4 - US$8
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
00:00 - 23:59
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 994 Rue Rachel E, Montreal, Quebec H2J 2J3, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Quebec  >  Montreal>  > Le Plateau Mont-Royal
  • Neighbourhood: Le Plateau Mont-Royal
  • Phone Number: +1 514-525-2415
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