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Marven's Restaurant

880 Av Ball, Montreal, Quebec H3N 1J7, Canada
+1 514-277-3625
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good32%
  • Average16%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“souvlaki” (16 reviews)
“calamari” (71 reviews)
“greek salad” (15 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM Hours
Mediterranean, Greek, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
880 Av Ball, Montreal, Quebec H3N 1J7, Canada
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Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

By default, Marven’s restaurant is a great eatery, but the quality is not consistent especially on the busy nights! Yesterday, they got our order wrong and the calami were soggy. It felt like we were eating in a fast food joint!! I feel terrible writing...More

Thank Fiorjo
Reviewed 10 May 2018

It has been a while since we visited Marven's (almost two years) and we visited twice in less than two months. There is always a line up - one would think that this is a good sign. Our first visit was good - date night...More

Thank LoveMyFoodGirl1
Reviewed 2 May 2018 via mobile

Calamari was delicious! Big portions, good service and amazing taste. I had some of the mushroom with homemade sauce...mhhhh super tasty

Thank IoanaBomboana
Reviewed 11 April 2018 via mobile

Fair calamari, very bad octopus, horrible service. Going from downtown MO treating, this restaurant is not worth the trip.

Thank carlosr133
Reviewed 18 March 2018

I only order the calamari plate when I go to Marven's though the other meals ordered by other patrons look great - will give them a try next time. Marven's likely serves the best fried calamari in town. The rings are large, plump and juicy....More

Thank Samantha X
Reviewed 21 February 2018

Always loved marven's since I was a little kid and would ride my bike to go and get fries with the marven's special sauce. MMMMM delicious wow until today almost 25 years later I still love going and enjoying a nice plate of souvlaki and...More

1  Thank lewafflebar
Reviewed 30 January 2018

Had our local family tell us about this place. Great family run place for family and friends to hve a very satisfying meal and get together. Portions are very generous and the food tastes great. I will return whenever I visit Montreal !

1  Thank Hans E
Reviewed 28 December 2017

I eaten here in years just because it is kind of out of the way but i found myself close by and hungry. the family did not leave hungry. the servings were huge and the food was excellent. calamari was soft and not to heavily...More

1  Thank Kunavut
Reviewed 1 November 2017

This was our third time eating at Marven's. Be prepared for a lineup. Line moves at a decent pace though. The place is very small, table room is tight. I go specifically for the calamari which never disappoints. The entrees are huge, make sure you're...More

1  Thank Lisa G
Reviewed 24 September 2017 via mobile

If you are hungry this is the place to go; my food did not even fit on my plate! I ordered the 2 pita souvlaki platter and they fill that plate up to the max! The food tasted good but my wife was complaining that...More

Thank Frank M
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neighbourhoods, Villeray-Saint-Michel-Parc-Extension
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where the Canadian Pacific used to disembark, the
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Response from Jmberson | Reviewed this property |
No, they have a SAQ License.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Groups, Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
11:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 880 Av Ball, Montreal, Quebec H3N 1J7, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Quebec  >  Montreal>  > Villeray-Saint-Michel-Parc-Extension
  • Neighbourhood: Villeray-Saint-Michel-Parc-Extension
  • Phone Number: +1 514-277-3625
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