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Ile Flottante

174-176 Rue Saint Viateur Ouest, Montreal, Quebec H2T 2L3, Canada
+1 514-278-6854
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  • Excellent81%
  • Very good14%
  • Average3%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“duck ravioli” (40 reviews)
“tasting menu” (55 reviews)
“amuse bouche” (29 reviews)
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Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
174-176 Rue Saint Viateur Ouest, Montreal, Quebec H2T 2L3, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago

After reading rave reviews we decided to go. They have a set menu. 3 courses for $45, 5 courses for $65 and 7 courses for $85. We went with the 5 courses. All the dishes were very good except for the main course which I...More

Thank Vahishta
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We dined here late on a Friday evening and enjoyed the food. We went for a three-course meal, which was more than enough: the plates were generous, tasty and inventive. A 'simple' potato and onion dish was amazing-- a melting gratin sitting in a truffle...More

Thank 2due
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Ive been looking forward to try this place since the reviews on Trip Advisor are always so flattering.The restaurant is pretty small with a casual vibe to it. The service was excellent. The waiters are attentive and take time to explain the menu. They only...More

Thank P D
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A friend visiting from New York made the reservation, excited to take me to his all time favourite Montreal restaurant. A born and raised Montrealer, I was curious to see how such a gem had escaped my radar. Named after my favourite dessert, Île Flottante...More

Thank Daniaile J
Reviewed July 11, 2018

Chef Sean Murray Smith and front-of-the-house Nada Abou Younes took a great concept and made it bigger and better! The formerly tiny Deux Singes de Montarvie co-owners took over the adjacent business and redecorated to create a minimalist, soothing space -- but diners can still...More

1  Thank Christina T
Reviewed July 10, 2018

It's sometimes hard to describe a restaurant and this one in particular since I can't compare it to any other restaurant, it is in a league of it's own! My boyfriend brought me there for my birthday, we had a 5 service supper and WOW!!...More

Thank Gen K
Reviewed July 9, 2018

I was excited to visit Les Deux Singes Part 2! I went to the original tiny restaurant 2 years ago and it was fabulous even in the cramped and very cozy conditions. The new location is spacious and beautifully decorated, but the old team is...More

Thank L0712
Reviewed June 29, 2018

I've had a couple tasting menus here in Montreal and I have to say so far this was the best one. they have 3,5, or 7 service ones. They ONLY have tasting menus. We took the 5 one and it had fried stuffed zucchini flower,...More

Thank mamaminx
Reviewed June 24, 2018 via mobile

The food was awesome and great presentation. Resonably priced with a great staff to explain the menu. Very fresh qnd tasty. Difficult to find parking.

1  Thank Stealth1234
Reviewed June 20, 2018

What a great restaurant this is! I am a local Montrealer but went here for dinner recently for the first time. The locale and ambiance are laid back and welcoming; the food is great. Service was attentive, we were not rushed. Each plate was artistically...More

Thank ndggirl
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Tammy Z
July 19, 2018|
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Response from AndreSaintAmant | Reviewed this property |
Sorry for my late answer, I was on holiday. Better call directly!
Bernie B
May 27, 2017|
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Response from Vic28 | Reviewed this property |
I suggest calling them. They are planning to close for expansion/ renovation, but have not decided on a date yet. So yes, they are definitely open -- some friends were there a couple of days ago.
Gizem P
February 24, 2017|
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Response from sylvia k | Reviewed this property |
Yes, it's a 2-option tasting menu: vegetarian and non-vegetarian. The 4-course meal changes every-so-often. Your palate will be pleasantly surprised with everything you are served. Don't forget the wine... Two thumbs... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$34 - US$65
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Street Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Local cuisine, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
6:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
6:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
6:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
6:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
6:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 174-176 Rue Saint Viateur Ouest, Montreal, Quebec H2T 2L3, Canada
    (De l'Esplanade & Waverly)
  • Public Transportation: Metro Rosemont. Bus 55 St-Laurent, stop at St-Viateur Street.
  • Location: Canada  >  Quebec  >  Montreal>  > Plateau Mont-Royal
  • Neighbourhood: Plateau Mont-Royal
  • Phone Number: +1 514-278-6854
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The tasting menu is offered in a choice of three, five or seven courses where preference is given to vegetables, as well as a selection of meat and seafood. Our aim is to create a meal that reflects a balance of flavours and draws on the styles and inspirations of our kitchen. Please inform us of any dietary restrictions you may have.
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