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L'estaminet

$$ - $$$, ,
299 Rue Lafontaine, Riviere du Loup, Quebec G5R 3A9, Canada
+1 418-867-4517
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Overview
  • Excellent45%
  • Very good39%
  • Average13%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“burger” (28 reviews)
“fries” (13 reviews)
“arugula salad” (6 reviews)
Open Now
7:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m. Hours
CUISINES
Bar, Pub, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
RATINGS
Food
Service
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
299 Rue Lafontaine, Riviere du Loup, Quebec G5R 3A9, Canada
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1 - 10 of 119 reviews

Reviewed September 27, 2018

We stumbled on this place by accident. Called in for lunch and had Cheese crepe with sausages and real maple syrup. Delicious and inexpensive lunch. They served a great Cab. Sauv. called the Show.

Thank aRocaFan
MYL69, Propriétaire at L'estaminet, responded to this reviewResponded October 2, 2018

Merci bcp

Reviewed August 12, 2018

Good if you order the Pub Fare. Not very good if you stray. Sat outdoors but the sun was still too strong in the early evening. There was A/C indoors. Big mistake as the flies were diving into our meal as well. Tried to order...More

Thank Brenda C
Reviewed August 12, 2018

A popular place for locals. The food was very good overall. Portions are very large so you may consider sharing a main. Service was great. Avoid the pizza. It is not good at all; it’s basically flat bread with terrible sauce and toppings.

Thank Lisa D
Reviewed August 7, 2018

We had dinner at this restaurant in the heart of Riviere du Loup! The meal was very good and reasonably priced. The menu's burger specials are great and the service is good too! I'd recommend this restaurant over any of the chains.

Thank Cathy M
MYL69, Propriétaire at L'estaminet, responded to this reviewResponded August 9, 2018

Thank you very much

Reviewed August 2, 2018 via mobile

We were here a year ago on our way to the east coast. We really enjoyed it then so thought why take a chance somewhere else. We were not disappointed. Wine and beer $5 between 5-7pm. Half price wings. Delicious. Small wings but fabulous sauce...More

Thank Kim K
MYL69, Propriétaire at L'estaminet, responded to this reviewResponded August 3, 2018

Thank you soooo much

Reviewed July 26, 2018

We came here very hungry after waiting at another restaurant for nearly an hour waiting for our drinks. We left that restaurant frustrated and came to this restaurant instead. It was packed but despite that we had a drink in front of us within minutes...More

Thank Alison H
MYL69, Propriétaire at L'estaminet, responded to this reviewResponded July 27, 2018

Thank you so much see you soon

Reviewed July 23, 2018 via mobile

I ordered the coco soup. When it came with four different utensils I smiled. Priced at $19, it eats like a meal. More veggies than broth kinda meal. Also ordered at our table was their “basic” hamburger meal. Also well done.

Thank bonniel981
MYL69, Propriétaire at L'estaminet, responded to this reviewResponded August 3, 2018

Thank you

Reviewed July 22, 2018 via mobile

Oredered 2 main courses, 2 beers and 1 glass of wine, 2 desserts for dinner. Hasty staff, little accurated in the service. We waited to be served from the start to the bill (the server clearly asking for the tip at the end). Focus on...More

Thank Paola F
Reviewed July 17, 2018

We were there after 8:00 p.m. The restaurant was still very busy. Food was great. My husband had two sausages with fries and sauerkraut, I had chicken with pesto pasta -big portions, we couldn’t finish what was served. Good beer. It was a beautiful evening...More

Thank gripbic45
Reviewed July 14, 2018 via mobile

It was our second time here, while staying overnight in RDL. Good burgers and fries, with hipster presentation on slabs of slate. Really impressive list of local microbeers. Prices were not cheap, but neither are they crazy for what you get. Ambience is LOUD, with...More

Thank Tom M
MYL69, Propriétaire at L'estaminet, responded to this reviewResponded August 3, 2018

Thank you

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$8 - US$26
Cuisine
Bar, Pub, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Television, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Reservations, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Groups, Bar Scene, Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
8:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Monday
7:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Tuesday
7:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
Wednesday
7:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Thursday
7:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Friday
7:00 a.m. - 1:00 a.m.
Saturday
8:00 a.m. - 1:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 299 Rue Lafontaine, Riviere du Loup, Quebec G5R 3A9, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Quebec  >  Bas-Saint-Laurent  >  Riviere du Loup
  • Phone Number: +1 418-867-4517
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