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Ong Ca Can

79 Ste-Catherine East (St-Laurent), Montreal, Quebec H2x1k5, Canada
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Ranked #730 of 4,473 Restaurants in Montreal
Cuisines: Vietnamese, Grill
Dining options: Reservations
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Warsaw, Poland
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25 reviews 25 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014

Nicely decorated restaurant, really good service, but food is just too much westernized for me. Maybe because I've travelled a lot in asia, but it wasn't the taste that i was expecting.

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Hong Kong, China
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11 reviews 11 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 16, 2014

If you're going to see a show this is the place to eat beforehand. The food was excellent and the service was good. I had the chicken and beef with vegetables on crispy noodles and it was delicious! There are also affordable half bottles of wine which is nice if it's early in the evening! This was my second time... More

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Cary, NC
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240 reviews 240 reviews
158 restaurant reviews
96 helpful votes 96 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 3, 2013

Very good Vietnamese food in downtown Montreal (very close to the Hyatt). The crab and asparagus soup was excellent. I had some sort of stir-fried chicken and vegatables, which was fine. They can do mild or spicy, your choice.

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montreal quebec canada
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41 reviews 41 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
57 helpful votes 57 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2013

We tried this restaurant recently when looking for a place to eat before a concert at Club Metropolis.The reviews are accurate. This is a great place. I had the crab and asparagus soup, followed by a tasty grilled salmon, and my wife had imperial rolls and chicken in peanut sauce; both very good. The only thing we didn't really enjoy... More

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Union, New Jersey
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 7, 2013

We had dinner at Ong Ca Can last evening, a Thursday, walked in off the street at 6:30. We were seated immediately. The service was friendly and very helpful. The meal highlights were the beef rolls - imagine Vietnamese fajitas- using very thin rice wraps. Will definitely return next time in Montreal.

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Toronto, Canada
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17 reviews 17 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 1, 2013

We were in Montreal for a short vacation and a local friend recommended this restaurant. The location is convenient, just a little bit hard to find parking because of the busy street. Good food and reasonably priced. We came there during lunch time and the place was packed and noisy but still one of the best Viet food I've tried... More

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Quebec
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2013

The other Trip Advisor reviews of this restaurant are very accurate. It is a really nice place and had the advantage of being close to where we were staying. Food was excellent (as you'd expect since chef and owners have been a team for over 30 years) and service was friendly. Atmosphere and decor also very nice. Will be back... More

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boston
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5 reviews 5 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 6, 2012

Our experience here was exceptional. The staff was very helpful, patient, and kind and the food was absolutely amazing. We ordered the seven courses of beef under someone else's recommendation and it was definitely the right choice especially for the money. We eat vietnamese a lot and we have traveled to Vietnam and this is one of our favorite restaurants... More

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Madrid, Spain
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55 reviews 55 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
41 helpful votes 41 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2012

Looking at the restaurant from outside you'd never think you could afford it... It looks like a pricey high-profile place, with its white tablecloths, elegant decoration and classy atmosphere. Food is excellent and well presented. Service is great: attentive but not pushy. And the great surprise is the check: you can dine like a prince for less than $20!!! Highly... More

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Vancouver, Canada
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 28, 2011

I'm Vietnamese and this is my first time came to Montreal. This is the only restaurant I can eat. Other place is extremely horrible can't even swallow the food. Honesty I love this restaurant & the food but a bit salty. You just have to tell them made the food less salty for you.

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