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Resto Darbar

2027 St-Laurent, Montreal, Quebec H2X 2T3, Canada
+1 514-982-3724
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good28%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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Indian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
2027 St-Laurent, Montreal, Quebec H2X 2T3, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Maybe my favourite restaurant in Montreal! Great service; a Mom & Pop operation (so 'traditional' recipes; clean and cozy atmosphere. They have a terrace in the summer.

Thank Let B
Reviewed 1 week ago

Read so many good reviews about this restaurant, so I went there with high expectations . Food was good but nothing exceptional. I ordered a dark draft beer but was served light coloured one. When I pointed out to the waiter he said this is...More

Thank Ravi S
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My wife and I enjoyed our lunch here. While many people were having the lunch special talis which did look quite nice we opted for ordering off the main menu. We were so satisfied that we came back for lunch our last day in Montréal....More

Thank Richard F
Reviewed 12 July 2017

The food was great, a little pricey, but very good. The rice was extra and the portions were small for the cost. My problem was that we arrived at 8:30 and ordered dessert, tea and another beer at 9:45 and at 10:00 we were told...More

Thank BP10001
Reviewed 6 July 2017

I chose this restaurant based on a good review I read online. Somebody said it was some of the most authentic tasting Indian food they had eaten in Montreal. I have been searching for a long time for good, good Indian food. I grew up...More

Thank butler1NovaScotia
Reviewed 5 July 2017

Wow - this had to be one of the best restaurant choices we made in Montreal. This place screams authentic, right down to the family run service! There is a sampler plate that we both ate (Tandoori chicken, rice, salad, lentils, beans, bread that was...More

Thank CDfromBC
Reviewed 30 June 2017 via mobile

Very nice food who wants to enjoy vegetarian,and non vegetarian too. Tadka dal is very good. I enjoy food with my family when we visit Montreal.

Thank ANIL A
Reviewed 11 June 2017 via mobile

I went to supper with my family at this fantastic restaurant tonight. It's not too much look at by appearances, but don't be fooled. What comes out of the kitchen is gold. It was by far the best Indian I've eaten in so long, it...More

Thank jollyjacktar321
Reviewed 26 May 2017

Came for dinner on a Wednesday night. The place was busy but we were pleased with the speed of service. Wait staff kept our water glasses full. I recommend the Thali with 3 different curries for anyone indecisive on unsure about Indian. Let the cook...More

Thank jjzazzy
Reviewed 1 April 2017 via mobile

We had a fabulous dinner at Darbar. We made reservations for 7pm and were seated promptly. You need reservations to ensure your dinner as this is not a big place. The servers were all warm and welcoming. Obviously, we are talking family run and they...More

Thank CathyV63
Quartier des Spectacles
The bar-none entertainment district for music and
arts, Quartier des Spectacles is an interactive
playground that delights the senses. It totals over 30
performance halls, with the vibrant Place des
Festivals at its heart. The outdoor event space
features glowing towers, glass edifices, and
granite-lined bike paths, and hosts annual festivals,
concerts, and comedy nights. The cinema, theatres, and
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14 August 2015|
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Response from Patrick D | Reviewed this property |
No Exclusive parking. We drove around the block a couple of times until we found something a couple of blocks away.
14 August 2015|
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Response from Anil S | Reviewed this property |
There is street parking. In evenings usually there are plenty of spots. More so towards University as someone one also pointed out.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Delivery
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 21:30
11:30 - 15:00
11:30 - 15:00
17:00 - 22:30
17:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2027 St-Laurent, Montreal, Quebec H2X 2T3, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Quebec  >  Montreal>  > Quartier des Spectacles
  • Neighbourhood: Quartier des Spectacles
  • Phone Number: +1 514-982-3724
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Resto Darbar features the cuisine of Punjab (Northern India); a reinvention of classic North Indian cuisine for today's more discriminating palate. With over 30 years of experience, our chefs are constantly rethinking the classic Punjabi dishes. Simply said, our vision at Darbar is to showcase the food of modern Punjab: bold, healthy, and flavor-intenseEvery aspect of Darbar – the food, the decor, the ambience is designed to excite the senses while honouring the Punjabi tradition. Exclusively set in one of the most hip and flamboyant cities in the world, Darbar offers a vibrant lounge atmosphere and outdoor terrace where sophistication meshes seamlessly with style.
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