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La Gargote

351 place d'Youville, Montreal, Quebec H2Y 2B7, Canada
+1 514-844-1428
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  • Excellent45%
  • Very good37%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible5%
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Closed
17:30 - 22:00All hours
CUISINES
French, European
PRICE
££ - £££
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LOCATION
351 place d'Youville, Montreal, Quebec H2Y 2B7, Canada
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Reviewed 4 July 2017

Picked this one out based on Tripadvisor reviews. Thoroughly French Canadian, but my husband had the misfortune of ordering the Lamb Wellington. My fish was OK, but slightly overcooked. Vegetables indifferently prepared. Probably a great spot to meet friends and drink if you know what...More

Thank Graustark1963
LaGargoteMontreal, Owner at La Gargote, responded to this reviewResponded 8 July 2017

Thank you madam for taking the time and letting us know about your experience in our company. Although we are disappointed that you didn't seem to have a particularly enjoyable meal. We strive to make our guests happy and as such I wish you would...More

Reviewed 4 July 2017 via mobile

We were planning to go Monday evening, which we did. Did not have a reservation. Just two adults. The restaurant inside was lively but far from full. Yet we were sent across the street, where they have a little garden. But it was almost raining,...More

1  Thank portita
LaGargoteMontreal, Owner at La Gargote, responded to this reviewResponded 8 July 2017

Thank you for taking the time to bring up the issues you had with our establishment on your recent visit. One thing I'd like to make clear, we only book our tables for one seating, In other words, once a table is booked, wether it...More

Reviewed 15 June 2017 via mobile

My husband and I ate here for lunch, we had the lunch specials (salad and steak, soup and cod, and floating island dessert) It's right across from the Centre d'Histoire and the outdoor seating was really nice. Waitstaff were very attentive. Everything was excellent and...More

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LaGargoteMontreal, Owner at La Gargote, responded to this reviewResponded 18 June 2017

Thank you very much for the kind words; we greatly appreciate you taking the time to express your feelings about your experience in our company... We hope to have you join us on another visit to Montreal! Merci beaucoup!

Reviewed 9 June 2017

Great service, good food, all year long. During the summer, the terrasse is great. In the winter, I love the fireplace. All year long it is a warm atmospehere.

Thank Marc B
LaGargoteMontreal, Owner at La Gargote, responded to this reviewResponded 12 June 2017

Thank you very much for the kind words, it means a lot to us that our guests appreciate what we try to offer every given day: a welcoming venue with well prepared food... Au plaisir de vous ravoir parmi nous!

Reviewed 7 June 2017 via mobile

Nice friendly but the food didn't have much fantasy. Beef tartar was not inaf salty. Nice open air terrace for

Thank szecsenyi
LaGargoteMontreal, Owner at La Gargote, responded to this reviewResponded 11 June 2017

Thank you for taking the time and letting us know about your experience in our company, we are always thankful of receiving some constructive criticism and will thrive to be better in hopes of a future visit. Thank you again.

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Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

We went to TripAdvisor's #1 pick for dinner & left almost immediately. We'd seen La Gargote on our walk, so went back to check it out. Were we ever happy!! Curt got the strip steak with potatoes (cooked like fat, chunky French fries!), which he...More

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LaGargoteMontreal, Owner at La Gargote, responded to this reviewResponded 5 June 2017

It was a pleasure to make your acquaintance! Please come back anytime and we can pick up where we left off! I hope the rest of your trip was as pleasant as you were... Cheers and thank you.

Reviewed 4 June 2017 via mobile

We had a business dinner in the restaurant. Food and service was good. I had the lamb casserole which was ok but the best part of the dinner was the potted deer with cranberries. It was a terrine and was quite spectacular. Worth a visit...More

Thank Jeff M
LaGargoteMontreal, Owner at La Gargote, responded to this reviewResponded 5 June 2017

Thank you for the kind words Sir, I hope your trip was both pleasurable and successful. Please visit us again on a future trip!

Reviewed 13 May 2017 via mobile

What an experience! To travel and to enjoy a great meal after exploring the streets of Old Montreal. La Gargote did not disappoint. We walked up to the restaurant on a Friday afternoon, and we were immediately seated. Sammy (our waiter/proprietor) asked why drinks we'd...More

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LaGargoteMontreal, Owner at La Gargote, responded to this reviewResponded 25 May 2017

It was an absolute pleasure to make your acquaintance and to partake in both of your celebrations! Looking forward to your next mother/daughter trip....

Reviewed 25 March 2017 via mobile

We went for a romantic dinner near our hotel, and while the service was good and the ambience warm, the place was near empty on a Saturday night, and when the bread came out, it was old tired toasted baguette slivers, and the non-toasted baguette...More

1  Thank DEdleson
Reviewed 7 March 2017

This small restaurant serves excellent French food with a changing menu depending on what is fresh and available. The service is very good. We have had both noon meals and evening meals here and will do so again when next we visit Montreal.

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JCCH14
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Response from LaGargoteMontreal | Property representative |
All our dishes are made to order, as such, most meals can be modified to accommodate your needs asides for the pasta dishes and certain sauces. As well, if given a sufficient amount of time if mentioned , the daily menu... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$12 - US$23
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Highchairs Available
Good for
Business meetings, Child-friendly, Romantic
Open Hours
Monday
11:30 - 14:30
Tuesday
11:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:30 - 22:00
Thursday
11:30 - 22:00
Friday
11:30 - 22:00
Saturday
17:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 351 place d'Youville, Montreal, Quebec H2Y 2B7, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Quebec  >  Montreal>  > Centre-Ville (Downtown)
  • Neighbourhood: Centre-Ville (Downtown)
  • Phone Number: +1 514-844-1428
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