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L'Affaire Est Ketchup

46 Rue Saint-Joseph Est, Quebec City, Quebec G1K 3A5, Canada
+1 418-529-9020
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  • Excellent73%
  • Very good20%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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French, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
46 Rue Saint-Joseph Est, Quebec City, Quebec G1K 3A5, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago

What a nice French restaurant. I and my friends were here for dinner and we all enjoyed everything food, service, and atmosphere. We ordered lots of food but, the most remarkable for me was the baby goat loin and the wagyu beef, both are so...More

Thank Randy M
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

To see what come out of this kitchen when the working stoves are ancient is worth the experience alone. However, the food is better than the wonder of that!! It seems the menu changes often but what we all had and quickly devoured was no...More

Thank Michael B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The place is small - maybe 8 tables with 2 seatings each night. Get a reservation! The staff is top notch - knowledgable, helpful, happy to be working there! The food is wonderful! Interesting menu that changes nightly, but there are also "normal" offerings for...More

1  Thank Chatham
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Glad we got a reservation. Small groups of 4 or less as the place is small. Menu changes and is written on a chalkboard. Good size portions. Nice wines. Appreciate the staff and their good English! Had the burrata and later duck. So good. My...More

Thank Melissa G
Reviewed 19 March 2018

Lovely little spot with fabulous food and a great (albeit loud) funky atmosphere. Nothing fancy to the location or decor, but the food and service are top notch - I would even go as far as to say "haute cuisine"! We had wonderful appetizers -...More

Thank David C
Reviewed 13 March 2018

Cozy spot. The waiter will explain everything on the menu. Portions are generous. The creativity and quality of the dishes is of fine dining level, however the setting is far from polished and formal. Staff are very friendly.

1  Thank Joann B
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

We got lucky to get a table the day of and thanked our lucky stars as a couple dozen people were turned away throughout our meal. Great private import wines, on a shelf so you can peruse the bottles. It was equally hard to choose...More

1  Thank NadineFromMontreal
Reviewed 25 February 2018

Having watched an episode about this place on Bourdain, our son recommending it, and our hotel concierge drooling over the place, we old folks who rarely eat "fancy" thought we'd go for it. It was Sunday and they are closed on Sunday and we weren't...More

1  Thank jiggerb
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Reviewed 24 February 2018 via mobile

We loved this little place. It’s definitely not your typical restaurant, the chef prepares your meal on two electric stoves. The food is amazing, the wine was great, the cocktails are not as great unless you just want something straight up. They make it clear...More

1  Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Reviewed 21 February 2018

One of the best culinary experiences I have had. The food was outstanding, the restaurant is really cute and has a great vibe. The host was great. If I were to go back to Quebec City for one night, I would choose to go back...More

2  Thank gf1281
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1 December 2017|
Response from julien l | Property representative |
Sorry close on dec. 24 and 25.
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1 May 2017|
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Response from JulienLavie | Property representative |
just call 418-529-9020
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22 December 2016|
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Response from JulienLavie | Property representative |
In fact, most of the menu of l'affaire est ketchup is gluten free. Just tell your waiter when he gonna explain the menu for dimiss any confusion. P.s. Sorry for the late answer
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 46 Rue Saint-Joseph Est, Quebec City, Quebec G1K 3A5, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Quebec  >  Quebec City
  • Phone Number: +1 418-529-9020
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