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Da Franco

) #591 of 4,747 Restaurants in Montreal ££ - £££ Italian, Pizza
233 rue Notre-Dame Ouest, Montreal, Quebec H2Y 1T4, Canada
+1 514-844-9481
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good37%
  • Average11%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible5%
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“pasta” (10 reviews)
“escargot” (2 reviews)
“old montreal” (15 reviews)
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Italian, Pizza
££ - £££
233 rue Notre-Dame Ouest, Montreal, Quebec H2Y 1T4, Canada
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Reviewed 12 July 2016

This was my "go to" lunch restaurant when I worked in Old Montreal 10 years ago. Just couldn't resist eating here on my short visit to the city. Although I was told by the waiter that my Spaghetti Napolitan wasn't made the same way anymore,...More

Thank Susan T
Reviewed 4 July 2016

We went for a light supper but got tempted into lasagne and veal. The portions were huge but very tasty. I would go again but this time I would make sure I was very, very hunger. Good service and nice atmosphere. The night we went...More

Thank Brenda F
Reviewed 23 June 2016

We searched the internet for awhile before we found this gem. The location seems to hurt the restaurant and the inside needs some updating. However, the food and service were excellent. Having just returned from 18 days in Italy my wife and I found our...More

Thank ArnoldV647
Reviewed 8 June 2016

Nice Italian restaurant near old Montreal. Good for pizza, pasta, and wine. Very pleasant service. Reasonable prices.

Thank peter512016
Reviewed 4 May 2016

We found Da Franco on the internet and what a treat; we visited on a Saturday evening before the theatre and were totally impressed; the restaurant is simply and nicely decorated, not an extensive menu which made decisions easy and four of us were very...More

Thank Otsehtokon
Reviewed 30 April 2016

Were there mid-week, so half the restaurant was closed off, including the front door. We walked in through a side door that looked very uninviting. We sat by the window facing the street, so that was pleasant. The service was good, but a bit slow....More

Thank Joe H
Reviewed 19 April 2016

live music with awesome pizza/pasta - this is what I want when I am with my family or closed friends and this is the place what comes to my mind. What a service - I asked for vegetarian pasta and they happily customized their pasta...More

1  Thank Shaveta S
Reviewed 10 April 2016

My wife and I went Saturday night. The restaurant is walking distance from the hotels Embassy Suites and Intercontinental Hotel. The staff are very friendly and helpful, I had the Wild Mushroom and roast beet for a starter, then I had the osso-buco both dishes...More

Thank Robert B
Reviewed 14 January 2016

Good food, good service and pleasant people. Their Arabiata Pizza is excellent and the salad is well worth a try. ate the salmon and everything was perfect. Not a Fancy restaurant but a nice place to eat.

Thank jcoutu
Reviewed 8 January 2016

While looking for a restaurant that was charming and affordable we stumbled on da Francos. Amazing food, quick service by hospitable wait staff. Just lovely.

Thank Linda B
Vieux-Montreal (Old Montreal)
The historic centre of Montreal, Vieux-Port is home to
some of the city's most antiquated buildings and
picturesque streets. Along the waters of the St.
Lawrence River, the bank of Old Port features museums,
festivals, food stalls, and outdoor athletics, a
celebrated part of the city that explodes into
fireworks displays on warm summer nights. At its
centre, street performers and artists compete with
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Is there dancing on Saturday nights?
3 May 2016|
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Response from Shaveta S | Reviewed this property |
Yes, there was DJ playing music when I went on Saturday.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Full Bar
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
10:00 - 14:30
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
11:00 - 21:00
17:00 - 00:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 233 rue Notre-Dame Ouest, Montreal, Quebec H2Y 1T4, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Quebec  >  Montreal>  > Vieux-Montreal (Old Montreal)
  • Neighbourhood: Vieux-Montreal (Old Montreal)
  • Phone Number: +1 514-844-9481
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