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$$ - $$$American, Cafe,
12 Notre Dame Est, Montreal, Quebec H2Y 1B7, Canada
+1 514-861-2121
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  • Excellent37%
  • Very good39%
  • Average16%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible4%
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“brunch” (39 reviews)
“eggs benedict” (48 reviews)
“potatoes” (39 reviews)
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American, Cafe, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
12 Notre Dame Est, Montreal, Quebec H2Y 1B7, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Worst brunch i have ever had in my life. Staff doesn’t know the difference between drip coffee and americano. The coffee was terrible and food was ever worst. Not enough food and the waffles tasted stale. Had to go to a different place to eat...More

Thank Simbiose P
Reviewed 5 November 2017

During a recent trip to Montreal we ate breakfast at Eggspectation on Rue Notre Dame twice. The food is tasty, plentiful and affordable. The service on both occasions was excellent. Highly recommended.

Thank Jim G
Reviewed 28 October 2017

During a recent visit to Montreal, we stopped for breakfast based on the TA reviews. We were so very glad we did! The menu, which is available in a bilingual format, had many options. The French Toast was very good, light and fluffy in a...More

Thank 558Bertie
Reviewed 25 October 2017

Everything was fine until the moment the waitress Emma asked "Vous avez bien mangé?". I answered "Oui", and within 1 single minute she landed my bill on the table. She never said "Voulez-Vous autre chose?" I speak French, and I perfectly understand Quebecois French, therefore...More

Thank TecunUman
Reviewed 20 October 2017

Great breakfast dishes featuring eggs in all styles plus French Toast , yogurt parfaits and lunch dishes.

Thank RobertaPhilly
Reviewed 17 October 2017

Lots of different options here for breakfast. My Mocha Coffee was very good and they offer fresh squeezed orange juice which is always great. My wife loved her omelette and especially the potatoes. I had the bacon waffle eggs benedict but was disappointed in the...More

Thank Donny N
Reviewed 14 October 2017 via mobile

Nice food good atmosphere, food was little bit cold other than that it's fine I give it 6/10 max. Also there is no waiting area u have to wait in the street till they get you in.

Thank Ahmed R
Reviewed 10 October 2017 via mobile

After being seated we wait for 25 minutes for someone to notice us. Then an additional 20 minutes for water. Once food came it was good, thankfully because no one spoke to us for the remainder of the meal till we flagged down someone for...More

Thank chia00
Reviewed 4 October 2017

I don't speak French, so fair warning, the menu is in French. They did however have a "specials" menu that was bilingual (English/French) which helped me decipher what was on the regular menu. Although, the waittress was super nice and probably would have answered any...More

Thank nkkgytn
Reviewed 26 September 2017 via mobile

Very good breakfast at reasonable prices. Bacon, eggs, thick, crunchy toast. Shared a fruit bowl-enough for 4 people. Everything from mangos to kiwi. Waiter very personable and gave suggestions for things to see while in the city.More

Thank holabass
Eggspectation_VM, Manager at Eggspectation, responded to this reviewResponded 29 September 2017

Thanks for the 5-star review! We're very pleased to hear you enjoyed your breakfast at Eggspectation Vieux Montreal and received friendly and attentive service from our hard-working staff! We appreciate you taking the time to let us know how your visit went, and we hope...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
Breakfast, Lunch, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Takeout
Good for
Groups, Kids, Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 5:00 PM
6:00 AM - 4:00 PM
6:00 AM - 4:00 PM
6:00 AM - 4:00 PM
6:00 AM - 4:00 PM
6:00 AM - 4:00 PM
7:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 12 Notre Dame Est, Montreal, Quebec H2Y 1B7, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Quebec  >  Montreal>  > Quartier des Spectacles
  • Neighbourhood: Quartier des Spectacles
  • Phone Number: +1 514-861-2121
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Breakfast Brunch and Lunch . A la Carte Choices with Eggs theme . Serve Pasta, Salad, Appetizers, Desserts, Fruit Smoothies and everything that's Eggs.
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