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Bouillon Bilk

Travellers' Choice award winner
Quartier des Spectacles
French, Canadian, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
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1595 Boul Saint-Laurent, Montreal, Quebec H2X 2S9, Canada
+1 514-845-1595
17:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 14:30
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Sun - Sat 17:30 - 23:00
Mon - Fri 11:30 - 14:30
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Montreal, Canada
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57 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We have eaten here many times and it never disappoints. Fabulous food - each plate is a beautiful creation. Service is always excellent.

Thank Harriscoach
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15 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 days ago NEW via mobile

The restaurant menu is excellent. The service is fairly good. The major downside to Bouillon Bilk is its location.

Thank RogerKaram
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The food was outstanding, some of the best dishes we have ever experienced! The atmosphere is quite loud!

Thank JamieTobin
Copenhagen, Denmark
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273 reviews
148 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 78 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I always eat here when in Montreal and this last trip I had both lunch and dinner here. Excellent service and the food is still brilliant. Highly recommended.

Thank Mikael C
New York City, New York
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42 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We didn't have a false note during our entire meal at Bouillon Bilk. The staff was accommodating of a late-ish change in our reservation, and we were greeted with so much warmth by everyone we came in contact with, including our knowledgeable server. The tasting menu was inventive yet approachable, and the flavors were out of this world dish after... More 

Thank BanannieNYC
New York City, New York
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25 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Bouillon Bilk is consistently ranked near the top of Montreal restaurants at Tripadvisor -- and we were not disappointed. Although surprised by the TV repair sign above the restaurant (we had to check and make sure we were at the right place!) -- everything else was better than superb. Perfect service (attentive but not hovering; friendly and nice); beautiful presentation... More 

Thank j2w2s2
Blainville, Canada
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21 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Been there twice and the food is always outstanding. The food is well presented and very affordable for the quality of dishes served.

Thank Suzanne L
New York City, New York
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11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The food here was beautifully cooked, presented and reasonably priced for what you get. The wine was a bit pricey (but not overwhelming) for what we found in Montreal in general but once tasted felt worth it. Book a reservation in advance (on the restaurant's website) if you plan on a Friday or weekend dinner. Try the guinea hen and... More 

Thank jennymrod
Newport Beach, California
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223 reviews
130 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 59 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 January 2017

My wife and I enjoyed a well prepared and presented dinner. A number of the menu choices were more eclectic than normal (particularly the different entrée food pairings), which made for an interesting and fun experience. We started the night off splitting a half dozen oysters--two different types---they were beautiful. My wife loved her Hamache appetizer (probably the least out-there... More 

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Annandale, Virginia
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 January 2017

Our party of six dined at Bouillon Bilk after reading the many rave reviews on Trip Advisor and the internet. We were not disappointed. The food was inventively appealing and absolutely delicious. The scallops (signature dish) were out-of-this world. The service was excellent and the restaurant itself is modern yet still exudes warmth. It's an easy place to miss given... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
French, Canadian, Contemporary, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Romantic
Open Hours
17:30 - 23:00
17:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 14:30
17:30 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1595 Boul Saint-Laurent, Montreal, Quebec H2X 2S9, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Quebec  >  Montreal>  > Quartier des Spectacles
  • Neighbourhood: Quartier des Spectacles
  • Phone Number: +1 514-845-1595

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

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Quartier des Spectacles
The bar-none entertainment district for music and arts, Quartier des Spectacles is an interactive playground that delights the senses. It totals over 30 performance halls, with the vibrant Place des Festivals at its heart. The outdoor event space features glowing towers, glass edifices, and granite-lined bike paths, and hosts annual festivals, concerts, and comedy nights. The cinema, theatres, and exhibition centres are entwined with external art projects, exemplified at Montreal's Contemporary Art Museum and appearing along every walkway of the Promenade des Artistes in the form of sculpture and public works, from digitally-enhanced swingsets to glowing fountains. Design, performance, and alternative music come together here, a stone's throw from the lively Latin Quarter along Rue Saint-Denis, the quintessential after-party spot for dinner and a drink following a day of jazz, poetry and play.
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