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10, Chef-Maurice-Bastien, Wendake, Quebec, Canada
418 847-6999
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night
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Breakfast/Brunch
Reservations
Late Night

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  • 33
    Excellent
  • 32
    Very good
  • 6
    Average
  • 6
    Poor
  • 2
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Most recent review
A nice night out.

My wife and I had been wanting to try this restaurant in the village of Wendake for quite some time. There is quite a variety of modern takes on traditional food on the menu but we dicided to go with the house specialty. The "Potence" is a four course meal the highlight of which is a flaming main... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed November 9, 2014
Richard G
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Quebec City, Canada
Good for:
  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Reservations
  • Late Night
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79 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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English first
Quebec City, Canada
Contributor
13 reviews 13 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

My wife and I had been wanting to try this restaurant in the village of Wendake for quite some time. There is quite a variety of modern takes on traditional food on the menu but we dicided to go with the house specialty. The "Potence" is a four course meal the highlight of which is a flaming main of fresh... More 

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Parma
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105 reviews 105 reviews
68 restaurant reviews
63 helpful votes 63 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

Travelling to Wendake was really a nice experience and The Sagamite confirmed the goodness of our choice of visiting the places of the Hurons. Though it was a rainy day, the staff was very friendly, and the food...special, not the ususal things you eat in Canada. We had mushroom soup that was very warm and tasty, then meat very tender... More 

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Rochester, New York
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49 reviews 49 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014 via mobile

We stayed in Wendake for 2 nights & full day. We stayed @ the Musee/First Nations Hotel and sampled the area's attractions (but that's another review). On the 2nd & last night, we had dinner @ the Sagamite (pronounced Sa-GAM-e-tay according to our server). I was a little concerned, given the number of poor-to-fair & ambivalent TA reviews. I am... More 

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Montreal, Canada
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10 reviews 10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

I went there a few years ago and I remember loving everything, so I was really excited to go back . Unfortunately, this time, nothing was up to my expectations; the waitress gave us a menu and kind of ignored us for a bit after that , not even looking at the table ( and we were the only one... More 

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Trenton, Canada
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50 reviews 50 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

Our second night stay, I decided to try the sagamité. They were renovating, expanding. Decided to order take-out and bring it to my hotel room. The food was great! The staff was super friendly and went out of their way to find me ustensils and plates so that I could enjoy my meal in my room. Would recommend this restaurant... More 

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Quebec City, Canada
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5 reviews 5 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
2 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2013

It was my 4th or 5th time at this restaurant. We went as a couple, we took a visiting friend and also a few times as a group. The first visits were great. New and original food with a focus on native culture. Basket with banik and other breads with grains and dry fruits. There was a real focus on... More 

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Quebec city
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14 reviews 14 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 22, 2013 via mobile

The specialty of the restaurant is game, prepared as Amerindians do. game terrines as entree,followed by bison ribs, cooked in a tasty sauce, or medallions of game meats. Very tasty and excellent service. Ask for a corner table if you want a quiet meal, and avoid Saturdays, which are popular with groups. we were two couples and were given a... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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50 reviews 50 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
97 helpful votes 97 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2013

I have just enjoyed a delicious soup at this restaurant. After walking around for several hours, on a damp, dull morning, I was looking for soup. The restaurant, which serves lunch from 11:30, was busy, many tables reserved, but I was quickly placed and given time to choose. My red wine was delivered promptly, the bubbling French onion soup and... More 

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Ottawa, Canada
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78 reviews 78 reviews
57 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2013

The best feature of this restaurant is its terrace with its scenic view. The food wants to be original but is rather ordinary in its preparation and presentation. I had a Kangaroo burger that was just OK. The service was absolutely terrible. We had to wait more than half an hour for our food.

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Salaberry-de-Valleyfield, Canada
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73 reviews 73 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 27, 2013

This restaurant was our first stop in Wendake the weekend of their Pow-Wow. We had a brunch and our first taste of bison. First Nations and rustic woods décor, very good service in a lovely setting. Even the bathroom had a rustic, but tasteful touch, (see photo of tile).

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 10, Chef-Maurice-Bastien, Wendake, Quebec, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Quebec  >  Wendake
  • Phone Number: 418 847-6999

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Indian

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