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L'Orignal

479, Saint-Alexis, Montreal, Quebec H2Y 2N7, Canada
+1 514-303-0479
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Overview
  • Excellent52%
  • Very good30%
  • Average13%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible1%
Travellers talk about
“rabbit” (25 reviews)
“bison” (19 reviews)
“oysters” (38 reviews)
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CUISINES
Canadian, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Value
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LOCATION
479, Saint-Alexis, Montreal, Quebec H2Y 2N7, Canada
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My husband and I just absolutely this lovely restaurant. From the unique cocktails, perfect wine selection, wonderful oysters and variety of mains and you will never go wrong. If you have left room and love creme brûlée their take on it is just wow. Highly...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Went on a Monday night, very quiet at 6:00 PM. Service is great, employees behave like family. For drinks there is an artisanal oid fashioned made with maple whiskey and it was delicious. The margarita has a generous helping of salt but just on one...More

Thank fincoop
Reviewed 15 March 2018

We booked this place just steps from where we stayed that had great reviews. I had to be gluten free and there were plenty of options. Starting with a salad that had maple syrup in the dressing and salmon. My friends enjoyed the lobster risotto....More

Thank Lauren I
Reviewed 3 March 2018

My new favorite restaurants in Montreal. Charming local decor, comfy and intimate but not crowded, excellent service. Real Quebecois nouvelle cuisine-- loved the salmon gravelox, quail, and rabbit. Good wine list at reasonable prices. A total winner right in the Old City.

Thank brucewyatt2
Reviewed 28 February 2018

The food was okay--many places do as well for lower cost or much better for this cost. But the service was among the worst we've experienced across many dozens of Montreal visits. The restaurant was less than a quarter full but we waited 15-20 minutes...More

Thank elm4154
Reviewed 13 February 2018

We came early, I think Montreal is a late kind of town as the place was empty. Staff seemed mostly Anglophone. Menu featured game meats and both of us had bison burgers and fries which was super yummy. It was the servers first day and...More

Thank heatherCR
Reviewed 10 February 2018

Stuck down in this cubby hole and not easy to find, is a fantastic restaurant that anyone that can find it should also experience. Lot's of people ask me, what's a Canadian food and until I went here, I really didn't know myself. The owner...More

Thank o2bnkd
Reviewed 21 January 2018 via mobile

From NYC and was looking for an authentic Canadian restaurant experience - this didn’t disappoint! From the warm cedar and pine smell upon entering, to the rustic cabin charm, complete with tree trunk wall decor, and delicious comfort food, everything was perfect. Great wine selection...More

Thank Deborah M
Reviewed 7 January 2018 via mobile

My wife and I went here for a Friday night dinner based on our bartenders recommendation. We didn’t bother with reservations and didn’t have a wait either. Great atmosphere and interesting menu. I enjoyed my pork schnitzel and my wife had a tasty veggie pasta...More

Thank ODM84
Reviewed 2 December 2017

I was in Montreal for 5 days. This city is a foodie town and the choices are vast. I ate in establishments with a variety of prices ranges. L'Orignal is very reasonable and honestly, this was my favorite restaurant of the week. The food is...More

Thank KimberMichigan
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Vieux-Montreal (Old Montreal)
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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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coolade123
20 March 2015|
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Response from HarlemMade | Reviewed this property |
I'm almost certain there are gluten free options. You can always contact the restaurant directly.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$19 - US$78
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Monday
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Tuesday
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Wednesday
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Thursday
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Friday
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Saturday
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 479, Saint-Alexis, Montreal, Quebec H2Y 2N7, Canada
    (Notre Dame)
  • Public Transportation: Were between stations McGill and Place D'Armes
  • Location: Canada  >  Quebec  >  Montreal>  > Vieux-Montreal (Old Montreal)
  • Neighbourhood: Vieux-Montreal (Old Montreal)
  • Phone Number: +1 514-303-0479
  • E-mail
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