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1333 University | H3A 2A4, Montreal, Quebec H3A 2A4, Canada
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Ranked #486 of 4,554 Restaurants in Montreal
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $25 - $102
Mon - Sat 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Good for: Romance, Doing business, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Dining style: Casual Elegant
Cross street: St-Catherine
Description: Depuis bientôt 4 ans, nous vous accueillons avec notre formule unique au monde ! Chaque semaine Giovanni et Jean-Michel prépare un menu basé sur le principe de la déclinaison des aliments! N’hésitez pas à apporter vos bouteilles favorites ou vos grands crus… Et n’oubliez surtout pas celles du chef !! (facultatif)
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English first
Montreal, Canada
Senior Contributor
42 reviews 42 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 14, 2014 via mobile

The Apollo is a beautiful restaurant in an old church. The ambiance is good and the service is too. However every time I visit the Apollo, I'm a little disappointed with the food. Every time I have high expectations and every time the food is quite good but not exceptional. I must say that that the persons I was with... More 

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Montreal, Canada
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155 restaurant reviews
78 helpful votes 78 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 5, 2014

We visited Restaurant Apollo this week (Wednesday night) a group of 10 people. The setting is nice and the service was above average. As well the wine selection is wide and you have some nice choices on the 70-80 $ range. The food was good, nothing bad to report, temperature was good, taste varied from one to the other (but... More 

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Montreal, Canada
12 reviews 12 reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2014

I wanted to try this resto for "Montreal a table" thinking that this is a promotional event and the food they serve would be sub-standard food. Then I also saw the "bad" reviews ... Was expecting not to be impress. However this was a surprise ... the best dish have to be the foie gras crème brûlée! The service was... More 

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West Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
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5 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

This should be ranked top 5 of Montreal ... Beautiful food great presentation superb service ... We gave often been disappointed with food in Montreal ... This did not disappoint

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67 reviews 67 reviews
38 restaurant reviews
79 helpful votes 79 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

Spacious restaurant. Friendly staff. Foot of the table made it difficult to find a comfortable position. Bread is not automatic; they will ask you if you want some, but won't provide you with butter or oilve oil. First course (scallop - notice the singular - and soup) was very nice and delicate. My wife ordered the "orange roughy" for her... More 

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164 reviews 164 reviews
123 restaurant reviews
122 helpful votes 122 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 17, 2014

This is an experience, an adventure even. It's delicate, concentrated molecular flavors with French sauces. The duck is a taste sensation, the scallops with black pudding a surprise. Every dish is intricate with contrasting flavors, sauces and textures. It must be experiences. Desserts continue with fresh berries and fruit mixed with ice cream, panna cotta and cakes. The restaurant is... More 

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 13, 2014

The ambience was very nice, the food was good but i wouldnt say out of this world. The service was great and very attentive to details and very friendly. I wish the food was a bit more unique, but it turned out to be just a bit interesting but nothing worth raving. Steak tartare a bit flavorless, burrata was very... More 

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20 restaurant reviews
34 helpful votes 34 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

We had the watermelon soup, very small portions of a flavorless soup. Then the tuna salad, a strange thing, cubes of raw tuna with cherry tomatoes soaking in a red sweet sauce that tasted like a diluted barbecue sauce. The whole thing looked like a raw skewer waiting to be cooked.

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Edmonton, Canada
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35 reviews 35 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 5, 2014

On a solo shopping spree along Rue Saint-Catherine, a salesperson recommended Apollo, behind the Christ Church Cathedral. I missed it the first time because the small restaurant is located in a 19th century building once part of the historic Anglican Gothic Revival cathedral.Other than the pointed arch windows, the inside was very modern and most tables, when I arrived near... More 

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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2014

A very quiet Tuesday night but service was wonderful with food to match. I heard no complaints from our party of 14. I had the steak tartare (my first time - yum) and beef cheeks (lovely and tender - not too sure about the sauce). The other food looked great. To top it off individual bills were presented without prompting.

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Additional Information about Apollo

Address: 1333 University | H3A 2A4, Montreal, Quebec H3A 2A4, Canada
Phone Number: 514-274-0153
Location: Canada  >  Quebec  >  Montreal
Open Hours:
Monday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday 11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Average Prices: USD 25 - 102

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