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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” (57 reviews)
“amuse bouche” (28 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

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 1 week ago

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 1 week ago

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 3 weeks ago

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 3 weeks ago 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 4 weeks ago

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
Reviewed May 31, 2018

Being a local Montrealer I have been to many restaurants, high-end and mid-range, and I have to say this was probably the best meal I have ever had. The flavors were out of this world! They have a 3,5 or 7 course tasting menu. We...More

Thank MTL1979
Reviewed May 27, 2018 via mobile

Inventive, delicious, real. Interesting wine parings. Beautiful végétarien dishes balance out the proteins. Perfectly cooked halibut. Can’t wait to go back.

Thank foodsnob80302
Reviewed May 20, 2018

Went there a couple of years ago, the place changed name, got bigger but still the most amazing food experience.

Thank Canadian_Gidget
Reviewed May 4, 2018 via mobile

Special occasions call for special dinners. We came to Montreal to celebrate (and to eat, which we have been doing since we stepped foot off the plane). Last night, we hit the jackpot at Ile Flottante. They are everything I love in a restaurant: classy...More

1  Thank danigrrrl66
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Tammy Z
July 19, 2018|
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Response from danigrrrl66 | Reviewed this property |
Show up early with your fingers crossed. It is totally worth it and there are so many other great places to eat in that area. Good luck!
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$64
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
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Local cuisine
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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