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Le Saloon Bistro Bar

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The Village (Gay Village)
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1333 Rue Ste-Catherine Est, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
514-522-1333
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Today
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
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Hours:
Mon - Wed 11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Thu 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Fri 11:30 am - 12:00 am
Sat - Sun 10:00 am - 12:00 am
Dining options: Breakfast, Dinner, Late Night, Reservations

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  • 33
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  • 32
    Very good
  • 15
    Average
  • 9
    Poor
  • 3
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Tasty bar restaurant

Came on a Saturday night and they were full of parties, but the waiter suggested we try upstairs. He told us about a problem with their AC, so it was quite hot, but asked us if we wanted to try anyway, which we appreciated, not pushy either way; good customer service! We were seated next to a... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed May 13, 2015
Liz S
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English first
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16 reviews 16 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2015

Came on a Saturday night and they were full of parties, but the waiter suggested we try upstairs. He told us about a problem with their AC, so it was quite hot, but asked us if we wanted to try anyway, which we appreciated, not pushy either way; good customer service! We were seated next to a fan, which kept... More 

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Halifax, Nova Scotia
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15 reviews 15 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
44 helpful votes 44 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 11, 2015

Stopped by for dinner on the patio with friends. The staff was friendly and the service was quick. Great food, good drinks and a great patio to enjoy the livelihood of the Village. Definitely worth a visit when you are in the village.

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Toronto
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70 reviews 70 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 27, 2015 via mobile

loved this place, always try and come when in Montreal, great atmosphere and the dj plays great music, food was lovely too, I had the poutine which was amazing and my partner had the stir fry which was great too, staff are very helpful and welcoming, will dedinaetley be back.

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Toronto, Canada
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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2015

Made plan to go to a place on St. Denis, closed for a month while the owner was on vacation, tried another, closed early, yet another, was BYOB only, ventured further down St. Catherine, stumbled on this place, food @ service great, made my birthday.

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Montreal
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6 reviews 6 reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 25, 2015

I love the ambiance and the food is awesome. must try the mac n cheese...and the tartare. The Staff is the best I've seen! just love this place.

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7 reviews 7 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 8, 2015

Excellent !!! The atmosphere service and food were incredible.. Will return on my next visit to Montreal:) fantastique

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3 reviews 3 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2015

This is such a fun place. It's in the middle of Montreal's gay district, which was clear since we were the only straight couple there. There's a huge selection of food it is delicious. We ordered the house poutine, and it was incredible. I had the salmon, and it was cooked perfectly, as were the sides. Drinks were amazing, and... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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28 reviews 28 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
48 helpful votes 48 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 26, 2014

Visited Saloon again recently and have to say I still love this restaurant! We've been coming here for years and keep coming back. Normally we visit for dinner on weekends but this time it was during a weekday at lunch. Much quieter, but still a great lively atmosphere. This was actually some of the best food we've had there, even... More 

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Kingston, Canada
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43 reviews 43 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
82 helpful votes 82 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 11, 2014

Had one of the "poshest" grilled cheese sandwiches ever. The cheeses, bread and prosciutto were of fine quality and the fries are like nothing I gave ever tasted before. Not sure if it's the type of oil (maybe peanut or canola), but they are so tasty and just melt in your mouth. Partner had a burger and he raved about... More 

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Montgomery Center, Vermont, United States
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47 reviews 47 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
23 helpful votes 23 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 8, 2014

Saloon is easy to find, at night just look for the disco balls. Inside it is dark with lo-fi music with too much bass not so softly playing in the background. Greeted by a very nice host who sat me immediately. Gave me two menus, one in English as he heard me butcher his native tongue, and switched to English... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 1333 Rue Ste-Catherine Est, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Quebec  >  Montreal>  > The Village (Gay Village)
  • Neighborhood: The Village (Gay Village)
  • Phone Number: 514-522-1333
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 am - 12:00 am
Monday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Tuesday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Wednesday
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Thursday
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Friday
11:30 am - 12:00 am
Saturday
10:00 am - 12:00 am

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  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in The Village (Gay Village)

Neighborhood Profile
The Village (Gay Village)
The rainbow pillars of Beaudry Métro Station shepherd the way into to The Village, one of the largest hubs for gay and lesbian culture in North America. With an open layout and a congenial aura, the refurbished buildings along Rue Sainte-Catherine pay a special homage to menswear and to caffeine, with showrooms and cafes. By morning, the antiquing gems along Amherst Street are packed with collectors. An incredible party spot, The Village comes alive at night, when clubs, bars, and dance halls open their doors and the revelry is high, epitomized by the fanciful trimmings of the apropos Oscar Wilde building. From May to September, the area closes to automotive traffic, allowing restaurant terraces to pour onto the streets, creating a dynamic sense of community. Les Boules Roses, thousands of pink baubles, are hung to welcome in the festivals and celebrations, including Montréal en Arts, Divers-Cité, and the Pride Parade.