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Bistro Florin - CLOSED

Amherst | 1440, Montreal, Quebec H2L 3L3, Canada
+1 514-284-2232
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  • Excellent65%
  • Very good26%
  • Average3%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
16 Feb 2014
9 Feb 2014
“None stuffy choice before heading to Olympia”
Restaurant Hours Closed
$$ - $$$
Amherst | 1440, Montreal, Quebec H2L 3L3, Canada
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Reviewed 17 February 2014

My boyfriend and I went to Bistro Florin over the weekend for our Valentine's Day dinner, and I was very impressed! I had the lamb... flavourful and tender, finished with the raspberry mi-cuit. BYOW was appreciated considering the quality of the menu and the price....More

2  Thank Isabelle A
Reviewed 9 February 2014 via mobile

We needed to find a place last second before heading to see Sugar Sammys show at the Olympia. We tried otym but it was full, lucky for us this place was right around the corner. What I liked the most was the laid back, none...More

3  Thank Nicq
Reviewed 26 January 2014

I just returned from a dinner with friends at Bistro Florin and all I have to say is "meh". I really didn't think it was anything special. I had the snails with mushrooms, caramelized onions and blue cheese drizzle as a starter (much smaller dish...More

Thank livierf
Reviewed 25 November 2013

Being wine enthusiasts, we always appreciate a Bring Your Own Wine restaurant where the cuisine is worthy of our bottles. This one was right on. It's classic French bistro fare revisited. For example, I had a magret de canard en jarre: a magret stuffed into...More

2  Thank djostan
Reviewed 26 October 2013

Just returned from a delicious meal at this lovely local bistro. The owners were very welcoming and were happy to explain he menu in detail and in English. The food was excellent. We shared he mushroom ravioli to start moving on to a lamb shank...More

Thank Lighty1966
Reviewed 25 July 2013

When we travel, we mostly eat light, but I always need that one "perfect" meal to top off the trip, and Bistro Florin did that for me. And even better, it's a bring your own wine (bought a nice French wine at the SAQ liquor...More

4  Thank EJS50
Reviewed 21 July 2013

I went with my husband for our wedding anniversary. It was a gift from our children. Excellent choice as we discovered we could bring our wine. It is so nice so have a good wine not too expensive to drink with an excellent dinner. I...More

1  Thank Claire308272
Reviewed 21 January 2013

This is a really good place to eat creatively conceived and executed food. Service could not have been friendlier, and our waiter was most happy to help us with French terms we did not understand on the blackboard menu (and he effectively served the entire...More

Thank vttico
Reviewed 7 September 2012

my partner and i were searching for a bring your own wine restaurant online that would be a little nicer than most of the places along st catherine's, and we came across this place. we decided to check it out, and couldn't have been more...More

Thank traveler01010
Reviewed 9 July 2012

If you're looking for a "bring your own wine" bistro where you can actually hear your dining companion(s) talk, you simply must try Bistro Florin on Amherst Street, between St. Catherine's and de Maisonneuve. On the evening we visited Bistro Florin, we decided to eat...More

1  Thank Chonnie
The Village (Gay Village)
The rainbow pillars of Beaudry Métro Station shepherd
the way into to The Village, one of the largest hubs
for gay and lesbian culture in North America. With an
open layout and a congenial aura, the refurbished
buildings along Rue Sainte-Catherine pay a special
homage to menswear and to caffeine, with showrooms and
cafes. By morning, the antiquing gems along Amherst
Street are packed with collectors. An incredible party
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Restaurant Details

Average prices
US$9 - US$18
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 8:00 PM
11:30 AM - 8:00 PM
11:30 AM - 9:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:30 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Amherst | 1440, Montreal, Quebec H2L 3L3, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Quebec  >  Montreal>  > The Village (Gay Village)
  • Neighbourhood: The Village (Gay Village)
  • Phone Number: +1 514-284-2232
  • E-mail
The Bistro Florin is located in downtown Montreal. The Market Fresh French Cuisine is served creatively in a warm bistro ambiance. Our varied Table d’hôte is available during lunch and diner. During the summer season, our private terrace is surrounded by trees that will make you feel close to nature in the core of the city.
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