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Le Clocher Penche Restaurant

Certificate of Excellence
££ - £££
Downtown Quebec City
French, European, Canadian
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203 St-Joseph E, Quebec City, Quebec G1X 5H4, Canada (Caron)
+1 418-640-0597
09:00 - 22:00
Closed now
All hours
Sun 09:00 - 14:00
Tue - Fri 11:30 - 22:00
Sat 09:00 - 22:00
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Los Angeles
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16 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

No reservations in case our flights were late, so we were thrilled that they could fit us in. The food was wonderful and the service was friendly and well paced. We had the added bonus that this nice find was a short walk to our hotel. I can easily and highly recommend.

Thank DJEinLA
Vashon, Washington
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52 reviews
43 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016

We were thrilled to have this recommended to us, and it only being 2 blocks from our apartment. Great menu, great atmosphere and the food was outstanding. We only planned on one fancy meal out in Quebec city and this did not disappoint. All ingredients were super fresh, and prepared with care and excellence. Plating was a feast for the... More 

Thank seattleturtle22
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3 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 October 2016

We had just s bit of dicciculty findings this little jewel, but after figuring out the one way streets, it was easy. A small spot on busy corner with wonderful, fresh offerings, all of which seemed to be different and very tasty.

Thank wildgoose2
London, United Kingdom
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601 reviews
110 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 751 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 October 2016

The food is delicious! The presentation is great and they have an easy menu. They serve brunch, lunch and dinner. The place is little and I recommend

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Victoria, Canada
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7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 October 2016

We were told by a friend from Montréal to try Le Clocher Penché while we were in Québec. We didn't think we'd have time and then somehow ended up in that neighbourhood just as they were closing up for brunch. There were ten minutes until closing and I thought they would say it was too late, but they were welcoming... More 

Thank kellyandherboys
London, United Kingdom
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9 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 October 2016 via mobile

We went there for dinner during our short stay in Quebec. When we popped by it was fully booked (8pm) but they kindly kept us a table for 9pm. The food was really nice ( our bison steak was perfectly cooked and tender), wine was expensive, as most places in Quebec, but good selection and quality. Nice atmosphere and great... More 

Thank G G
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5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 October 2016 via mobile

A high-end unpretentious dining experience. Terrific cocktails and wine recommendations. I ordered the blood pudding and you could tell they knew what they were doing by the accompanying whipped root vegetables. Highly recommended!

Thank natashaf324
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 September 2016 via mobile

I spotted this place as I was walking trough the neighbourhood. It was one of the best brunches I've ever tried. I had a steak and eggs breakfast and must say I rarely tasted such tasty meat. The marinade was on point a perfect balance of sweat and salty. Our waitress was nice and very helpful. I would recommend this... More 

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New York City, New York
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87 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 September 2016

I had dinner here alone so I only tasted 2 items, but they were both original and delicious. The special pea soup was not puréed, but was loaded with diferent varieties of legumes in a rich but not overwhelming stock. The essence of each ingredient (including ham) stood out yet fit together as a whole. Same with the chicken dish--a... More 

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Salt Lake City, UT
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58 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 September 2016

We enjoyed Sunday brunch here based on the recommendation of the staff at the hotel where we were staying. The french toast was delicious as was the verrine that serves as a first course. The service was prompt and attentive. The neighborhood is being revitalized so it was nice to wander around and do some window shopping after breakfast. Because... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$31 - US$50
French, European, Canadian
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
09:00 - 14:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
09:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 203 St-Joseph E, Quebec City, Quebec G1X 5H4, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Quebec  >  Quebec City>  > Downtown Quebec City
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown Quebec City
  • Phone Number: +1 418-640-0597

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