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) #7 of 4,748 Restaurants in Montreal $$$$ French, European,
443 Rue St. Francois Xavier, Montreal, Quebec H2Y 2T1, Canada
+1 514-844-4368
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good24%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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French, European, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
443 Rue St. Francois Xavier, Montreal, Quebec H2Y 2T1, Canada
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Reviewed yesterday

Excellent food in a romantic atmosphere. The menu has many options to suit your taste. My spouse and had the rack of lamb which was outstanding.

Thank 207AndAl
Reviewed 3 days ago

When you are ready for a pleasant dinner...Bonaparte is the place. Recommended by a friend or we would not have found it otherwise. The lamb and the pork were outstanding and the trio of assorted desserts was the perfect way to end a delightful meal,...More

1  Thank married96
Reviewed 3 days ago

Food and service were both excellent. Great location for tourists who are exploring Old Montreal. I had two appetizers which was perfect for dinner followed by the delicious sorbet dessert!

1  Thank Beth A
Reviewed 4 days ago

One of the best restaurants in Montreal. Everything was outstanding, the ambience, food, service etc. Loved coming here for a great meal

Thank Emily M
Reviewed 5 days ago

We had a lovely meal with friends and all of us tried the six course Prix Fixe. It was all very nicely prepared and our favorite was the Mushroom Ravioli - it is to die for!! Drinks were exceptionally good and probably the most enjoyable...More

1  Thank Jody D
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

We had a great meal. We both had the tasting menu and Catherine, the sommelier, also served our meal. We have traveled all over the world and Catherine provided quite possibly the best service we've had anywhere on the globe. She has a wonderful, warm...More

Thank AnonFromBoston
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Near old Montreal this dining experience was incredible. Service outstanding. Food menu broad and quality was a 10. Atmosphere elegant and very relaxing. Highly recommend. Reservations necessary due to popularity

Thank bozemanmt16
Reviewed 1 week ago

Good food. and very helpful staff. Prix Fixe was a good value. So noisy that you could not hear conversation at table. In fact, so noisy that I would not go back even though the food and staff were good.

Thank WesNCC
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great service, great food. The staff from bartender to waitstaff were wonderful. The chef's menu was wonderful! The bartenders can make anything you ask for! Sazarak to Mojitos!

Thank Bonnie M
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I enjoyed a very nice meal here, recommended ny our hotel. This restaurant is inside the Bonaparte Hotel but easy in and out even if you are not staying there. I had the rockfish with pink peppercorn sauce and my husband had...More

Thank jckeys
Vieux-Montreal (Old Montreal)
The historic centre of Montreal, Vieux-Port is home to
some of the city's most antiquated buildings and
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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Rocco C
what hotel are you in?
3 February 2017|
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Response from gailiebear | Reviewed this property |
Sorry for the delay - we stayed at Hotel Bonaventure, about an $11 taxi ride to Bonaparte. Large hotel, rooms need to be updated, but are a good size, only stayed 2 nights. Parking $25/nt
Nancy T
Can you accommodate a group of 13 guests?
26 January 2017|
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Response from Jsfverg | Reviewed this property |
Yes, they can. Restaurant is pretty big. You need to have reservation tho. I'm sure you will love it.
Is there a dress code?
27 October 2016|
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Response from lazarj868 | Reviewed this property |
There is not an imposed dress code, but everybody is dressed as smart casual elegant for men and elegant for women. The restaurant is of a level and league that "noblesse oblige" Enjoy the evening
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$23 - US$45
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Business meetings, Romantic, Local cuisine, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
17:30 - 22:30
17:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 443 Rue St. Francois Xavier, Montreal, Quebec H2Y 2T1, Canada
  • Public Transportation: Station de metro Place d'Armes Place D'Armers Metro station
  • Location: Canada  >  Quebec  >  Montreal>  > Vieux-Montreal (Old Montreal)
  • Neighbourhood: Vieux-Montreal (Old Montreal)
  • Phone Number: +1 514-844-4368
  • E-mail
Four star French classic restaurant located in Old Montreal.
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