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Equilibre

$$ - $$$
Contemporary, Canadian
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303 rue Saint-Paul, Quebec City, Quebec G1K 3W6, Canada (None)
+1 418-929-7299
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Tadworth, United Kingdom
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 June 2015

Stumbled across this fantastic restaurant a short stroll from our hotel and decided to try it for dinner, one of the best decisions we made!

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Thank nicola C
Boston, Massachusetts
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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 June 2015

We stumbled upon this restaurant while walking around old port this past weekend. We stopped and browsed the menu board and the offerings caught our taste buds. We met our friend and went back for an evening dinner. The waiter was extremely friendly and helpful and catered to food allergies. We met one of the chefs who created our fine... More 

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Thank LizS01945
Boston, Massachusetts
2 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 June 2015

Friends found this little spot on a stroll thru old port. What great find! Food was delicious and creative. Wonderful balance of flavor a and presentation. Friendly fun staff and a great value. We definitely recommend this spot to all.

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Thank Fran D
Boston
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14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 August 2014

The food is absolutely delicious. Sauces complex and tasty. Our server, Alex, was terrific, friendly and attentive.

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Thank mr-rickson
Ottawa, Canada
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11 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 July 2014

I've just stopped by at this restaurant today and dined with my family of 5. At first, we weren't sure but we were hungry and it was open (we arrived around 4pm on Sunday) so we took a chance. What a wonderful it was! Alex (the waiter or the owner?) was great and he gave my niece a surprise treat... More 

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Thank HuyHenry
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17 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 8 August 2013

You need to find it from a few minutes walk from the old port. We stop by and ate sweetbread, giant scallops, foie gras... amazing food and flavors! Good experience for the senses. Interesting selection of wines! fine dining food in casual atmosphere!

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1 Thank Buell07
Ottawa, Canada
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 August 2013 via mobile

We found this caterer wondering from one full patio to another. This little gem was much worth being told everywhere else was full. We had the Ballotine au poulet and the Jarret d'agneau (chicken and lamb) and they were both delicious. The meat was melt-in-your mouth yummy and the portions were fair for the price (keep in mind this is... More 

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1 Thank UserNineteen
Quebec, Quebec, Canada
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53 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 January 2013

positive: - Fantastic food - Great service negative: - setting (feels like eating in a cafeteria) - pricy We enjoyed a 5-course meal at the Equilibre yesterday. The food was exceptionnal: great presentation, great taste, great pay on texture and contrats, served hot. The service was very good, too. On the downside, the room itself feels more like a take-out... More 

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Thank Richard M
Montreal (QC)
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9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 August 2012

Hachis Parmentier made with Yukon Gold Potato's and duck was the best experience of my weekend. Everything is simply deliciousssss.

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2 Thank Jojim911
Quebec City, Canada
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24 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 August 2012

New in Quebec City, this little restaurant is also catering. I've been there twice and the food was simply delicious. Try the "Brandade", cod with mashed potatoes topped with "Tapenade" (olive mixture) or 'the Hachis parmentier au canard" (sort of sheppard's pie made of duck oigons and Porto with pureed Yukon gold potatoes). The "Tataki of salmon" is also one... More 

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2 Thank geranium20

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$30 - US$30
Cuisine
Contemporary, Canadian
Meals
Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 303 rue Saint-Paul, Quebec City, Quebec G1K 3W6, Canada
    (None)
  • Location: Canada  >  Quebec  >  Quebec City
  • Phone Number: +1 418-929-7299

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?