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Le Cercle - Lab vivant

228 rue Saint-Joseph Est, Quebec City, Quebec G1K 3A9, Canada
+1 418-948-8648
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good36%
  • Average10%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible1%
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“fish” (5 reviews)
“ice cream” (2 reviews)
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Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
228 rue Saint-Joseph Est, Quebec City, Quebec G1K 3A9, Canada
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Reviewed 10 August 2017

This place is very consistent with the good food, excellent service, and relaxing ambiance. There’s a lot of luscious food, but I had the smoked duck breast and grilled cheese. Also, they have a great wine selection and very reasonably priced. Highly recommend.

Thank Joann G
Reviewed 19 July 2017

I went to Quebec City for the first time this past weekend (July 14-16), and read up about this resto on a blog, that seemed trustworthy. I made a reservation for Saturday night for 8:45 pm. We showed up, and I was impressed by the...More

Thank Catalina C
Reviewed 22 May 2017

This at a Glance Pub Like place offered a discovery meal which astounded. Beautifully laid out plates, creatively adorned and flavorful. Each course was very good to excellent but the overall quality of the meal for its price exceeded expectations. Don’t go too late as...More

Thank Spackstor
Reviewed 22 May 2017

What I liked the most was the drinks. You can tell this guy likes to prepare drinks./J'ai beaucoup aprécié les drink et le talent du barman qui personalise les cocktails.

Thank ChBlouin
Reviewed 14 May 2017

We were originally going to another restaurant and ended up at Le Cercle because there were not a lot of people compared to all full restaurants around... when we saw the prices we understood why. It's expensive for the location... but worth every penny! This...More

Thank Nadine L
Reviewed 21 February 2017 via mobile

We were here for dinner while visiting the city. The ambience was the excellent, very cool vibe and layout. The menu was definitely interesting and a few of our choices were very tasty. The salmon tartare was delicious! But we ordered the fondue and it...More

Thank stephaleph
Reviewed 22 January 2017 via mobile

Interesting food with local ingredients but the 3 times we are here we were always let down by the service which ranged from slow to abysmal. Luckily a hefty discount on our bill helped with the last time but we haven't been back. Try the...More

Thank laulaupip
Reviewed 5 January 2017

I'm always disappointed when I eat here, whether it's for breakfast, lunch, dinner or drinks. The feel of the place is cool and laid back, but the service is always mediocre. The menu looks great, but once you get your food it's always disappointed. Not...More

Thank Elsa-Jane
Reviewed 26 November 2016 via mobile

Lovely artsy restaurant, food was fantastic and staff were very helpful. Ordered the meat and seafood plate to share, utterly delicious

Thank Sharon W
Reviewed 14 October 2016

We came across this place by chance, it is decorated nicely if a little quirky. We were served by a very nice guy who did his best to please us, although we were a large party. The drinks were very good, but took a long...More

Thank AGreg55
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Questions & Answers
5 August 2016|
Response from carpenter8033 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry the day we went there was no entertainment.
5 August 2016|
Response from Alan F | Reviewed this property |
There is no cover charge just go and have a great time
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$31 - US$50
Lunch, Dinner, Breakfast, Brunch, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Reservations, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Seating, Waitstaff, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Wheelchair Accessible, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Groups, Special Occasion Dining, Bar Scene, Romantic
Open Hours
17:00 - 23:30
17:00 - 23:30
16:30 - 03:00
16:30 - 03:00
16:30 - 03:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 228 rue Saint-Joseph Est, Quebec City, Quebec G1K 3A9, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Quebec  >  Quebec City>  > Downtown Quebec City
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown Quebec City
  • Phone Number: +1 418-948-8648
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Downtown Quebec city, in the newly renewed spirit of the Saint-Roch area, Le Cercle offers a great food, three different gallery spaces and an avant-garde musical experience all rolled-up into one. Trendy youngsters rub shoulders with businessmen from lunch hour until late night to enjoy the festive dishes, tapas and the private imported wines. The concert programming, known beyond borders, shapes day after day Le Cercle's persona where art and music meet the enjoyment of a low priced tab. //// Le restaurant-galerie du Cercle propose une expérience artistique et culinaire incontournable pour vivre l'esprit du renouveau Saint-Roch. Jeunes urbains et gens d'affaires s'y côtoient de l'heure du lunch jusqu'à tard dans la nuit pour y déguster dans une ambiance festive ses plats et ses vins en importation privée. La programmation culturelle du Cercle, reconnue au-delà de nos frontières, façonne jour après jour sa signature où les arts et la musique de l'heure rencontrent le plaisir d'une table à bon prix.  
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