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Bistro On The Avenue

££ - £££French,
1362 Greene Avenue, Westmount, Quebec H3Z 2B1, Canada
+1 514-939-6451
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Overview
  • Excellent25%
  • Very good33%
  • Average14%
  • Poor17%
  • Terrible11%
Travellers talk about
“brunch” (3 reviews)
“fries” (11 reviews)
“salad” (9 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 22:00 Hours
CUISINES
French, Canadian
PRICE
££ - £££
RATINGS
Service
Food
Value
Atmosphere
LOCATION
1362 Greene Avenue, Westmount, Quebec H3Z 2B1, Canada
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1 - 10 of 76 reviews

Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Try to like this place but still not good. Hamburger tastes like non meat. Would like to enjoy this place but it is still not up to a Westmount standard. Needs lots of work.

Thank gorlinjay
Reviewed 26 April 2018

I went for lunch and was astonished by the quality of this soup. They now have a young innovative chef, and it's well worth trying him.

Thank MaxDKO
Reviewed 21 February 2018

This restaurant does not pay its employees. Bad management, bad cooking.Don't go there. The food is bad, the service is also, baD, aND tYRONE THE bOSS DON'T PAY ITS EMPLOYEES

3  Thank Jean-Gabriel G
Reviewed 3 January 2018

My out-of-town friend and I have had an annual late December lunch at the Bistro for many years. To say that we had a frosty reception on December 27th would be an understatement. The waiter explained that there was a problem with the heating but...More

Thank MSPMont
Reviewed 16 October 2017 via mobile

This restaurant is under new management since we last visited The whole restaurant is refurbished, looks amazing and the food is better than ever! Even better the whole staff are friendly, courteous and amazingly helpful. We had an aged relative in a wheel chair and...More

2  Thank stiggersdc
Reviewed 3 October 2017

I took a colleague to dinner and it was disappointing in a number of ways. It took 4 visits to the kitchen to figure out how to prepare a dairy free, gluten free piece of chicken for my guest. The special menu starter shrimp ceviche...More

1  Thank Susan S
Reviewed 28 July 2017

The food is very delicious, waiters are cordial and extend extra care and respect to customers, the place located in a very interesting shopping area

1  Thank yabughaida
Reviewed 8 June 2017

You know when you are in China and you order chicken? It can be the head, the feet, the skin and definitely lots of bones? That was my meal at Bistro on the Avenue. The service was wonderful and they happily took away my plate...More

3  Thank 14Montreal
Reviewed 4 May 2017

We don't often do brunches as my mate finds them limiting: often eggs,eggs and more eggs. That said, we had brunch at The Bistro last weekend and loved our experience. I'm not the one with the aversion, as I do like Eggs Benedict. My husband...More

3  Thank Nancy M
Reviewed 28 April 2017

This large, inviting space should be a reliable local bistro --especially since it's become quite pricey. But the service is erratic and slow and the food not quite as good as it should be.More

1  Thank woggles67
Steven S, Manager at Bistro On The Avenue, responded to this reviewResponded 30 April 2017

Hey, Thank you very much for your feedback, I am deeply sorry for your experience we recently hire new staff members for the summer season they have to get use to the system. Feel free to pass by the bistro when ever you could I...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$15 - US$46
Cuisine
French, Canadian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 22:00
Monday
11:00 - 22:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 22:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 22:00
Thursday
11:00 - 22:00
Friday
11:00 - 22:00
Saturday
11:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1362 Greene Avenue, Westmount, Quebec H3Z 2B1, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Quebec  >  Westmount
  • Phone Number: +1 514-939-6451
  • E-mail
Description
Opened in 1991, the Bistro On The Avenue has become a favorite of "des bons vivants" from near and far. Charged with the energy of a New York eatery, it serves up the charm of a Paris Bistro spiced up with a zest for life. A rarity in Westmount, the Bistro is open daily for both lunch and dinner. Reservations are recommended.
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