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Restaurant L'Intimiste

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35 Avenue Begin, Levis, Quebec G6V 4B8, Canada (Cote du passage)
+1 418-838-2711
11:00 - 14:00
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Mon - Sat 11:00 - 14:00
Tue - Sun 17:00 - 22:00
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Toronto, Canada
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43 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 December 2016 via mobile

We commute from PEI to Toronto a couple of times a year. Always layover in Levis when westbound. Years ago we had an excellent dinner here, and decided it was high time for a return visit. The place has had a very attractive makeover since we were last in. Exposed stone, warm wood, a spacious arrangement of tables, in all... More 

Thank antiqueshowscanada
Levis, Canada
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4 reviews
Reviewed 19 December 2016

Best restaurant by far in Levis. Try the crevettes coco and the carbonara pasta or the tartares! Delicious!

Thank Julie P E
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18 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 7 November 2016

On an street of the Old Lévis, the restaurant L'Intimiste offers a nice menu of modern, not revolutionary, food. The quality was good and the prices are fair. The wine list has many interesting private imports. It is a little bit surprising, and kind of pretentious, to find very expensive wines in a restaurant that does not justify them. I... More 

Thank Pierre S
Montreal, Canada
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65 reviews
52 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
Reviewed 6 October 2016 via mobile

I was on a business lunch. Nice menu with plenty of different meals. The service was excellent. Lovely decor inside, perfect for business or friendly meeting.

Thank Alex D
Paris, France
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355 reviews
197 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 291 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 September 2016

We went to the Intimiste restaurant yesterday for dinner and had such a great time there. Inside, there were not too many tables and there was a lot of space between them, so cozy and quiet. The welcome was warm and smiling. On the menu, there was a great choice of appetizers, mains and desserts. My husband and I chose... More 

1 Thank Eliselev
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
Reviewed 18 September 2016

We had two meals. The first was with two wines, escargot and scallops and shrimp. I will try to duplicate the sauce of coconut milk, curry and pastis. The second was a more standard filet with vegetables and the scallops wrapped in bacon for the starter. I will return.

Thank David P
Levis, Canada
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2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 12 September 2016 via mobile

The meal was absolutely delicious, the staff pleasant and the ambiance in the lounge section was intimate. Awesome experience.

1 Thank sarah_mp20
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 8 September 2016 via mobile

We needed an early dinner - 6:30p - and were able to be seated without a reservation with very little wait. Staff were very attentive. Good choices of wine and seafood was exceptional. Location is nice to take an after dinner walk with some great views down the side streets.

1 Thank Scott M
Bobcaygeon, Canada
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101 reviews
26 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 August 2016 via mobile

While the wait for food to be delivered was longer than desired, the food quality and quantity was very good. The salmons was done to perfection but the shrimp and scallop fettuccini was taste but quite salty. The restaurant has tasteful decor and friendly staff.

Thank Doug H
Skokie, IL
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107 reviews
89 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 94 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 August 2016

My wife and I just finished a very nice meal at L'Intimiste. Several other restaurants in the town were closed on Tuesday (including several that said on their doors and website that they were open) and so we went to L'Intimiste. Several of the reviewers have noted the price at the restaurant. While everything is á la carte, the prices... More 

Thank Scohn

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$20 - US$35
Canadian, French, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Open Hours
17:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 14:00
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
11:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 35 Avenue Begin, Levis, Quebec G6V 4B8, Canada
    (Cote du passage)
  • Public Transportation: Bus stop in front of the restaurant.
  • Location: Canada  >  Quebec  >  Chaudiere-Appalaches  >  Levis
  • Phone Number: +1 418-838-2711
Quaintly situated in the heart of Old Levis, l'Intimiste is a sure-fire gourmet stop for anyone visiting the South shore. As suggested by its name, this reputable restaurant offers refined cuisine and service in a cozy and intimate atmosphere. The well-balanced menu is composed of game, fish, and sea food. On the second floor, a private room outfitted with multimedia equipment is ideal for any successful business lunch. The lounge side attracts a mainstream clientele in search of a contemporary menu or for a place for a drink amongst friends. With its stone walls and warm decor, the lounge offers a perfectly relaxed atmosphere. Greatly appreciated by many, l'Intimiste has become an essential establishment in Levis. Whether you are looking for an excellent lunch or an unforgettable supper, you will fall in love with l'Intimiste, and all at a reasonable price.

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