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All 3 Wendake Restaurants

The Sagamite

10, Chef-Maurice-Bastien, Wendake, Quebec, Canada
418 847-6999
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Ranked #2 of 3 Restaurants in Wendake
Cuisines: Indian
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations

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  • English first
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  • Italian first
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English first
Top Contributor
96 reviews 96 reviews
60 restaurant reviews
56 helpful votes 56 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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28 reviews 28 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
19 helpful votes 19 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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9 reviews 9 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 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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51 reviews 51 reviews
15 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
4 reviews 4 reviews
4 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
13 reviews 13 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 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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63 reviews 63 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 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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66 reviews 66 reviews
27 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 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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Senior Reviewer
9 reviews 9 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 27, 2013

I have received from my daughter a gift for going to the restaurant Sagamité (2 peoples). I have taken « The Suédois (Sweden) plate for brunch and my brother have taken « Confit de canard » and all those two plates were excellent. I recommend this restaurant in Wendakee, Quebec, Canada.

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