We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
All 4,506 Montreal Restaurants

Ferreira Cafe

1446 Rue Peel, Montreal, Quebec H3A 1S8, Canada (Ville-Marie)
1 514-848-0988
Website
Menu
Improve this listing
Ranked #132 of 4,506 Restaurants in Montreal
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $31 - $50
Cuisines: Portuguese, Seafood
Neighborhood: Ville-Marie
More restaurant details
Restaurant details
Good for: Romance, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night
Dining style: Fine Dining
Cross street: St-Catherine
Description: It is said that laughter and good times are fuelled by exquisite food. All of these can be found at Ferreira Cafe, Montreal's veritable ambassador of Portuguese cuisine. Warm and refined, while chic and relaxing, Ferreira Cafe continues to be a true favorite of among Montrealers.
Write a Review

402 reviews from our community

Visitor rating
    199
    120
    52
    21
    10
Rating summary
    Food
    Service
    Value
    Atmosphere
Date | Rating
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Portuguese first
  • Any
English first
Hudson, NY
Top Contributor
73 reviews 73 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
31 helpful votes 31 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 19, 2014 NEW

We scoured Trip Adivsor looking for a great place to have dinner during our short 2-day stay. From the moment we arrived, and were warmly greeted by Anibal and his staff, we knew we had made a great choice. As the meal progressed things only got better! The restaurant is categorized as Portuguese (since most of the seafood served is... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Montreal, Quebec, Canada
Top Contributor
193 reviews 193 reviews
101 restaurant reviews
125 helpful votes 125 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

Great decor Cozy atmosphere Lovely service Amazing wine list Delicious food It is elevated Portuguese cuisine, which comes at a price ($$$$). You can find delicious rotisserie Portuguese all over town for a fraction of the price, but it will be comfort food. Yes, Ferreira is pricey, but the experience is worth it. It was a real treat!

Was this review helpful? Yes
Boucherville, Canada
Senior Contributor
30 reviews 30 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014 via mobile

Ferreira is one of Montreal's best food destination. And it has been for quite a while. I hadn't been to Ferreira Cafe for a few years but have renewed recently twice for lunch with my top client to discover that not only it had not lost anything, but if possible, the restaurant has matured even better. The choice of fresh... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Montreal, Canada
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014

4 of us walked in without a reservation on a Saturday night and of course the place was full. We left and the maitre d walked outside and offered us a table telling us we had an hour to eat before the reserved table was to arrive. We took it and the service And food were outstanding. Very much appreciated... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
canada
Top Contributor
123 reviews 123 reviews
47 restaurant reviews
70 helpful votes 70 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014 via mobile

Having been here twice a couple of years ago and been wowed by the food, I was expecting more from this well known Montreal restaurant. Unfortunately this time the food was just very average though the prices were over the top. The seafood was overly salted and the octopus was uneatable being extremely chewy and not at all tasty. The... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Montreal
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 18, 2014

The owner and his daugther are serving the best variaty of fish that would delight any fine palate. As a bonus, price are reasonable.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Oradell, New Jersey
Top Contributor
80 reviews 80 reviews
49 restaurant reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 16, 2014

This is not a "Portuguese" restaurant with only traditional dishes. The fish was fresh and cooked in a straight forward but well-flavored way. Don't get the champagne, it seems a bit steep. Crowded and lively with busy attentive service. A winner.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Toronto, Canada
Reviewer
5 reviews 5 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 9, 2014

Ferreira's on Peel St. is one of those great finds. The food is excellent, particularly the seafood. The wine list is great and the servers very professional and attractive.

Was this review helpful? Yes
Sao Paulo, SP
Top Contributor
88 reviews 88 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
49 helpful votes 49 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

Ferreira Café This Portuguese restaurant, indicated by a tour guide, in a very good neighborhood and street, has very good food, portions, service and food, so reservations are a must , since it gets completely full, soon, at lunch time. We, by arriving very early, by the nick of the time, and with the help of the very nice Portuguese... More

Was this review helpful? Yes
Montreal, Canada
Senior Contributor
37 reviews 37 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 8, 2014

We visited on a Tuesday evening and it was packed! Luckily, we had reserved ahead. Everything we tried was very good: lamb, grilled calamari, octopus, shrimp, cod. It is definitely a good place to have fresh seafood. The deserts also looked great! The wine was also very good. The service team was very courteous and attentive, the music and atmosphere... More

Was this review helpful? Yes

Travelers who viewed Ferreira Cafe also viewed

 

Been to Ferreira Cafe? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Additional Information about Ferreira Cafe

Address: 1446 Rue Peel, Montreal, Quebec H3A 1S8, Canada
Phone Number: 1 514-848-0988
Location: Canada  >  Quebec  >  Montreal>  > Ville-Marie
Average Prices: USD 31 - 50
Cuisine: Portuguese, Seafood

Owners: What's your side of the story?

Register now for free — and start getting automatic notification of new reviews, responding to traveler feedback, adding new photos to your listing and much more.

Manage your listing