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Le Muscadin

#351 of 4,815 Restaurants in Montreal
Certificate of Excellence
Quartier International
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639 Notre-Dame O, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
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Dining options: Late Night, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff

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Very pleasant. Good food too!

Was invited as part of a large group of about 20 for dinner. Set menu with pasta, broiled fish, salads and desserts. All excellent, great presentation, excellent service and great wine too. Would highly recommend. Will definitely be back.

4 of 5 starsReviewed December 31, 2015
Andre S
via mobile
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 31, 2015 via mobile

Was invited as part of a large group of about 20 for dinner. Set menu with pasta, broiled fish, salads and desserts. All excellent, great presentation, excellent service and great wine too. Would highly recommend. Will definitely be back.

Thank Andre S
Hershey, PA, USA
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 7, 2015

Went to Le Muscadin as a last-minute choice, as the place we had planned to eat was a cab ride away, and we wanted to stay close to our hotel. Serendipity! Excellent compromise between family-run Red Sauce Italian and the typical ultra-contemporary "Northern Italian" brand. Prompt, professional service. Excellent appetizers, salads, entrees. Pasta Carbonara prepared the way it should be.... More 

1 Thank 2streetr
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 141 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 28, 2015

Le Muscadin has traditional, almost dated-looking decor and provided live music on the night we dined. The roaming guitarist added a nice touch to the atmosphere but only sang to certain tables and the restaurant was only a 1/3 full. Well okay, fine, don't sing to us - we'll sing to each other. The food was good. Loved our vegetable... More 

Thank pookala
Westbury, New York
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 19, 2015

Needed an early dinner at a spot near our hotel, to accommodate a very early morning flight, and the great reviews on TripAdvisor convinced us that Le Muscadin would be ideal. We were greeted effusively by the host and whisked to a table in an otherwise-empty sector of the dining room, which was partitioned into several different areas that allowed... More 

Thank Mary L
Montreal, Quebec, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 20, 2015 via mobile

We have never been disappointed at Le Muscadin and they always exceed our expectations. We started with a cocktail....the Bloody Caesar and old fashion Manhattan are prepared to perfection. We then had "antipasto Misto Le Muscadin", you must try this appetizer. It is a assortment of cold cuts, cheese, grilled vegetables, grilled shrimp and fried calamari ( which are awesome).... More 

1 Thank NickL785
Montreal, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 12, 2015 via mobile

I have been coming to Le Muscadin since the mid 90's .... This should be the review itself but I'll tell you more. The food is absolutely awesome and authentic, service is impeccable and friendly. they are always very willing to please With your choices to get you an unforgettable dining experience. Very elegant setting, whether for a family reunion... More 

Thank pablometz
Delray Beach, Florida
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed August 6, 2015

Beautiful restaurant with an extensive Italian wine list. Service was excellent. Dover Sole was a highlight and well presented. Others did not enjoy their classic Italian dishes.

1 Thank Clarence B
Montreal, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2015

This is not the place I've been to in the past. This time around we were a group of couples. I new it was pricey as I've been a number of times. It was the first time for a couple of folks. They offer free parking at a lot next door but you need to go into the restaurant and... More 

Thank Canadians_who_travel
Montreal, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2015 via mobile

Honestly this was the best Italian restaurant I'd eaten at in Montreal so far. The portion sizes were perfect, pasta we had was delicious, and the waitrons were absolutely charming. We even received roses before we left. It was great.

Thank Soini S
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 21, 2015

We had a beautiful evening at Le Muscadin, the atmosphere was excellent, the Terrasse is lovely. My husband and I both had the same thing, the surf and turf (although it wasn't called that) the steak was perfection and the lobster delicious. For dessert I had a perfectly made creme brule and hubby had the tiramisu which he said was... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 639 Notre-Dame O, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Quebec  >  Montreal>  > Quartier International
  • Neighborhood: Quartier International
  • Phone Number: 514-842-0588

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: Italian

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Quartier International
Designed to connect and beautify unused space, today the Quartier International is like a transversal piece of modern art. The distinctive design flair is most apparent at its focal point, the Palais des Congres, a convention center and retail space with a multi-colored glass exterior and an equally bold interior motif. Outdoors too, the Quartier is friendly towards public art exhibits along its stylish, plotted city squares, with extra-wide sidewalks meant to encourage long strolls and shaded benches available for absorbing the atmosphere. Fresh air and promenades characterize the area, from the foliage of Victoria Square to the fountain of Place Jean-Paul Riopelle, while the restaurants along Rue Saint-Antonie Ouest and Metro stops modeled in the Parisian style give off European glamour.