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Restaurant Retro 50

38 St-Germain Est, Rimouski, Quebec G5L 1A2, Canada
+1 418-723-4858
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  • Excellent28%
  • Very good46%
  • Average16%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible7%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (3 reviews)
“poutine” (5 reviews)
“fries” (4 reviews)
Open Now
6:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m. Hours
Pizza, American, Diner, Canadian
$$ - $$$
38 St-Germain Est, Rimouski, Quebec G5L 1A2, Canada
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Reviewed August 23, 2018

If you want to go back to the 50's, you've found the place. The waitstaff are lovely, no matter how little you get. We came in late and ordered chicken poutine. The curds were so fresh they squeaked, and a small would be a decent...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank sablatt
Reviewed April 26, 2018

The ambience is as the title implies a 50's retro look. The menu is similar to a Johnny Rockets. We had dinner around 8:30 pm and there were about 10 other people in the restaurant on a Saturday night. The food was good - a...More

Date of visit: April 2018
Thank A G
Reviewed September 8, 2017 via mobile

Favourite breakfast on the entire trip! Friendly staff. Suffered through the language barrier and made us feel welcome!

Date of visit: August 2017
Thank debra b
Reviewed July 31, 2017

I must say after 9 pm in Rimouski about all restaurants are closed but not this one .. you come in and you are in the 50s and the food is ok for our taste but its a small town joint so we where not...More

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank Marcs777
Reviewed July 19, 2017

This place was 20 steps from our hotel so it seemed like a good idea for breakfast. And it was! Great rock n roll decor, very clean, good honest food , good prices. I appreciated that you can order just one egg benedict instead of...More

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank Missvonlipi
Reviewed June 14, 2017

I had dinner at Rétro 50 twice during my week-long stay in Rimouski because I couldn't find another restaurant offering better value anywhere else. It's a family restaurant, an old-fashioned diner like those that used to be popular a few decades ago. Yes, the décor...More

Date of visit: June 2017
Thank Pat5150
Reviewed April 1, 2017 via mobile

Breakfast combo #5. Big portion and decent price. However, not available between 12-1pm...although the other breakfast combos (1-4, and 6) are available. Not sure why? Good service, tasty food.

Date of visit: April 2017
Thank NeonHighwayBand
Reviewed March 25, 2017

This place was recommended by a local tourist information person. The place is like the old style diner with lots of red color! The staff were efficient and friendly. My husband ordered the club sandwich which was your standard club. I ordered the French onion...More

Date of visit: August 2016
Thank Patricia M
Reviewed August 3, 2016

We stumbled up this diner in an effort to avoid the high prices of hotel dining rooms and thought we would give it a try. Great find! We liked it so much we ate there both breakfasts. This is a true diner -- nagahide booths,...More

Date of visit: August 2016
1  Thank Gundi
Reviewed June 28, 2016

Excellent service. Food is very good. Elaborate menu. Old fashion hot dogs are a must..with a "poutine" of course!

Date of visit: March 2016
Thank MonsieurChiffon
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Ron Z
September 27, 2017|
Response from retr050 | Property representative |
We have a lot of parking in the rear side off the restaurant . You can park your car there for free( under 2hours parktime)
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Pizza, American, Diner, Canadian
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Street Parking, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Takeout
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
6:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
6:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
6:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
6:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
6:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
6:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
6:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 38 St-Germain Est, Rimouski, Quebec G5L 1A2, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Quebec  >  Bas-Saint-Laurent  >  Rimouski
  • Phone Number: +1 418-723-4858
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