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Le Grand Cafe

) #349 of 1,219 Restaurants in Quebec City $$ - $$$ , International
690 Grande Allee Est, Quebec City, Quebec G1R 2K5, Canada
+1 418-529-6237
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  • Excellent34%
  • Very good28%
  • Average14%
  • Poor14%
  • Terrible10%
Travellers talk about
“pizza” (14 reviews)
“shrimp” (7 reviews)
“penne” (2 reviews)
Open Now
11:00 - 23:00All hours
Canadian, International
$$ - $$$
690 Grande Allee Est, Quebec City, Quebec G1R 2K5, Canada
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1 - 10 of 114 reviews

Reviewed 29 March 2017 via mobile

We went on a night where there wasn't a lot of people in the restaurant so I was surprised on how slow the service was here. The person I was dining with also agreed that the service was very slow. Getting around to the food......More

Thank Kwldtrvlr
Reviewed 17 October 2016

Causy, very clean place. The filet mignon and blue cheese is to die for. Cocktail are very good too. Creme Brule a bit overcooked but good.

Thank gary4520
Reviewed 10 October 2016

Great location on Grande Allee. Wandered into this warm and friendly restaurant on a blustery night. The decor was pleasant with several gas fireplaces to keep the chill off. Ordered the calamari, a salad and a pizza. Food arrived hot and made to order. The...More

Thank Mellie2013
Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

This restaurant is a little removed from main tourist areas but well worth a visit. Both my filet & my wife's salmon were perfect.

Thank Gabriel F
Reviewed 6 September 2016

We went there for a breakfast sitting outside the terrace. They have a great location on Grande Allee blvd, with a nice terrace to sit under the sun. This is where the fun ends... The service was simply terrible taking forever to bring juices, water,...More

Thank fauberte
Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

We enjoyed a sunny lazy late breakfast of Croissants with jam and fresh fruits and pancakes w Creme Anglaise. Would highly recommend the experience.

Thank Fredrik H
Reviewed 31 August 2016

Bad food happens! But what does not normally happen is somebody asking for a very well done steak, and not only that is apparently interpreted by the cook as “one-side-charred” steak, but also whoever prepares the plate puts the burnt side of the steak down...More

1  Thank isis080
Reviewed 30 August 2016

I went there with my boyfriend on a hot Saturday night. We were on the terrace and it was very nice, loved the lanterns we had on our tables when it got darker outside. We had the camembert as a first course and it was...More

Thank trinitylgc
Reviewed 28 August 2016 via mobile

Service was slow, although restaurant was not crowded. Calamari was average, marinara sauce was below average-as if it came from a jar. Wine was $8.50 per glass, probably held only 4-5 ounces per wine glass. Pizza was below average. On a positive note, poele crevettes...More

1  Thank Beth A
Reviewed 26 August 2016

Stopped in here yesterday because they had French Onion Soup on the menu. It was not at all busy and the hostess was delightful. The soup was absolutely wonderful! I wanted the experience of having the soup in Quebec.. I am from Chicago.. and I...More

Thank kaj99
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$36
Canadian, International
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff, Television, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Kids, Business meetings, Groups, Child-friendly
Open Hours
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
11:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 690 Grande Allee Est, Quebec City, Quebec G1R 2K5, Canada (Formerly Strada Restaurant)
  • Location: Canada  >  Quebec  >  Quebec City>  > Downtown Quebec City
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown Quebec City
  • Phone Number: +1 418-529-6237
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Restaurant Le Grand Cafe is located in the heart of the gastronomic, cultural and social life of Quebec city. Grande-Allée, with its many restaurants and night life, is known as “Les Champs-Élysées” of Quebec city.Our culinary team has created an eclectic and varied menu : delicious pizzas, flavorful pastas, refreshing salads, creative meat dishes, gourmet seafood and fondues.Savor the friendly relaxed atmosphere in the cozy restaurant or under the umbrella of the most popular terrace in town with its magnificent view of the Parliament buildings, the 19th century Drill Hall and the surrounding parks and gardens.
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