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Frite Alors

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Centre-Ville (Downtown)
Canadian, Fast food
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St Catherine Street, Montreal, Quebec H3B 1C2, Canada
+1 514-524-6336
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Closed
Hours:
Sun - Wed 11:00 - 23:00
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Hillsborough, New Jersey
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62 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Great burgers and fries. Choice of sauces/dips for your fries. Quick and reasonably priced. Was just a short walk from my hotel.

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Thank lynn l
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7 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 20 March 2017 via mobile

This place offers an unique taste of whats the Putin about. Their service is great and on time. I would totally come back

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Thank Arturo C
Winnipeg, Canada
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19 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 27 helpful votes
Reviewed 23 February 2017

This was the first place I visited and ate at while in Montreal. The Poutine here is great and the staff are very friendly and quick at their job. I thought I would need the large plate but I couldn't finish it so much fries and gravy not to mention the Cheese curds and smoked meat on top ... mmm... More 

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Thank Fred C
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15 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
Reviewed 22 February 2017

I really liked the feel of this place. It was young and fun and nice that it was open late as we really wanted to try poutine in Montreal. The portions are huge which is great and there were very creative types of poutine offered. no matter what you like you'll find something here!

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Thank Emma H
Toronto, Canada
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27 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 13 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 February 2017

They have amazing portion sizes, I was terribly full after my meal with much left over. They also have amazing milkshakes which just adds to the comfort food aspect and the lovely diner feel. They do not shlep at all on the servings of bacon! which i personally will always commend a restaurant for. Definitely a recommended poutine spot for... More 

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Buffalo, New York
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38 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 23 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 January 2017

So I wanted to try poutine and we were led to this place. I want to like poutine, I really do...but it's hard to improve on fries, they are already so good. I have discovered that I am NOT a fan of poutine. Fries with gravy and cheese curd-it didn't make the fries taste better, in my opinion. You can... More 

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Thank bingham905
Maryland
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23 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 16 helpful votes
Reviewed 15 December 2016

This location was easily accessible via Metro/Underground City. We there for poutine, but they had an extensive menu which made eating with those not wanting poutine easy. We had the Montrealaise with smoked meat and the Frite Alors with peppers, onions and mushrooms. Both were very good. My only issue was that the radio station that was playing included unedited... More 

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Ottawa, Canada
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15 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 November 2016

Upon entering, we were greeted and seated quickly. Waitress was extremely friendly and helpful when asked for recommendations. Generous portions and a great variety of food to choose from. Location and interior decor is a little dated in my opinion; however, it was a place to grab a quick bite with my friends for a fair price. Will be returning... More 

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Thank Allan L
richmond hill
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74 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
Reviewed 19 October 2016 via mobile

Found it a bit greasy. Nice service. Fries not the best I had. Made in beef fat I gather. Not exactly healthy ok if u want a snack and feel like fries

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Thank gattisdoc
Oakville, Canada
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123 reviews
76 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 October 2016

Kind of a gungy spot on St. Catherine, below grade. Service is reasonably quick, some nice beers and pretty good poutine. Not excellent, but pretty good. A quick, cheap lunch.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Canadian, Fast food
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Reservations, Television
Good for
Kids, Groups, Child-friendly, Cheap Eats
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 - 23:00
Monday
11:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: St Catherine Street, Montreal, Quebec H3B 1C2, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Quebec  >  Montreal>  > Centre-Ville (Downtown)
  • Neighbourhood: Centre-Ville (Downtown)
  • Phone Number: +1 514-524-6336

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

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Centre-Ville (Downtown)
Montreal's towering skyline is concentrated in the Downtown area, its nexus of commerce and commercialism. A suffusion of luxury hotels, flagship stores, high-end restaurants, and corporate headquarters characterize the neighborhood, which by nightfall transforms from a business district into a youth-culture hotspot, with hip bars, clubs, and restaurants heavily peopled by students and young professionals. The once-seat of millionaire's 'Golden Square Mile', an incongruity of stately mansions and dapper brownstones sit between glass skyscrapers, creating a visually lush urban landscape. Beneath the sidewalks lay the Underground City, the world's largest below-ground mall, a labyrinth of over 1,500 shops and eateries that echo the profusion of cafes, gallerias, cinemas, and fashion outlets above. From the scholarly array at McGill University to the carousing crowds of Rue Crescent, visit Downtown to shop by day for what you'll wear there by night.
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