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Boris Bistro

465 McGill Street, Montreal, Quebec H2Y 2H1, Canada (Ville-Marie)
(514) 848-9575
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Ranked #184 of 4,550 Restaurants in Montreal
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Hours:
Mon - Fri 11:30 am - 2:00 pm
Tue - Fri 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Sat 6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Cuisines: Bistro
Neighborhood: Ville-Marie
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Good for: Romance, Large groups, Doing business, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
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  • Chinese (Simplified) first
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • Italian first
  • Spanish first
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English first
Burlington, Vermont
Top Contributor
125 reviews 125 reviews
87 restaurant reviews
59 helpful votes 59 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 15, 2014 NEW

Our table ordered two Duck Risotto with oyster mushrooms, sage and orange cream sauce and two Grilled Salmon and caramelized walnuts on baby spinach. The Duck Risotto was AMAZING! If we ever get to Boris Bistro again it will be tough to order something different as it was that good. The salmon was on the small side and cooked just... More 

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Montreal, Canada
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17 reviews 17 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 9, 2014

this bistro offers a lovely outdoor dining experience. the outdoor terrace is a hidden gem in the urban area of montreal. the terrace has massive trees and lights create the perfect ambience. food is well prepared and is flavorful.

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Minneapolis, Minnesota
2 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

Daniel,Claude, and Mariam outstanding service! Cuisine exqusitely and elegantly prepared! Ambience romantic

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Denver, Colorado
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64 reviews 64 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 24, 2014

We saw that this place was highly rated, and most people seem to talk about the outdoor seating that they have...which does seem cool in warm weather, but that seems to overshadow their incredible food. If you enjoy escargot, do not miss that on their appetizer menu, it was the best that I have ever had. Everything that we had... More 

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Rosemere, Canada
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11 reviews 11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

I went there with a group of friends and we actually enjoy the great ambiance, nice decor, the service is great, the food is delicious.Different from everywhere. I did enjoy!

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Sundre, Canada
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8 reviews 8 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

Our concierge recommended 4 great spots along McGill in old Montreal. We got in at 1:00 and were told there would be a 15 minute wait. Only a couple of minutes later we were told there was a no show and we could have their table. They were very busy and we sat out in the courtyard on the gravel.... More 

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6 reviews 6 reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 6, 2014

We had dinner at this nice place last august and we really enjoyed it. The terrasse is very large and eventhow it was packed, we didn't feel squeezed. The service was very friendly and the food was excellent. If you are looking for a good place to eat outside in the area of Old Montreal, don't hesitate to go there.

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Missouri
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7 reviews 7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
10 helpful votes 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

Boris was one of a handful of restaurants recommended by Sophie at our hotel. The next day, a local friend was quite impressed that we had discovered Boris! The patio is in the shell of an old building and feels like a secluded oasis. We were there on a weekday night in early September. The patio was full, not packed;... More 

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toronto
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146 reviews 146 reviews
111 restaurant reviews
47 helpful votes 47 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

On a perfect fall night, Boris Bistro ' s patio is almost unbeatable. We did not eat dinner but had rounds of drinks - great prices and good selection. Can't comment on the diner experience but as a summer terrace for drinks, this place is awesome.

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Senior Contributor
36 reviews 36 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 6, 2014

We dined here while visiting Montreal and after reading TripAdvisor reviews. We were impressed. The atmosphere here is bistro casual, service is attentive and knowledgeable without being snobbish, and the food superlative. Wine list was noticeably thoughtfully chosen. We'll be back. A must-visit in Montreal.

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Additional Information about Boris Bistro

Address: 465 McGill Street, Montreal, Quebec H2Y 2H1, Canada
Phone Number: (514) 848-9575
Location: Canada  >  Quebec  >  Montreal>  > Ville-Marie
Open Hours:
Monday 11:30 am - 2:00 pm
Tuesday 11:30 am - 2:00 pm  5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Wednesday 11:30 am - 2:00 pm  5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday 11:30 am - 2:00 pm  5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday 11:30 am - 2:00 pm  5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday 6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Cuisine: Bistro

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