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Restaurant Holder

407 McGill Street, Montreal, Quebec H2Y 2G3, Canada (Ville-Marie)
(514) 849-0333
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Ranked #39 of 4,562 Restaurants in Montreal
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Hours:
Mon - Fri 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Sat - Sun 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Cuisines: French
Neighborhood: Ville-Marie
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Good for: Bar scene, Large groups, Local cuisine
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night, Dessert
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singapore
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171 reviews 171 reviews
122 restaurant reviews
129 helpful votes 129 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2014 NEW

Holder is the kind of place that covers a wide range of occasions, moods and tastes. Good bistro food, nothing fancy but solid. Capacity is big enough you almost don't ever need a reservation. Service is friendly and brisk, things got moved along at a nice clip. Hours are convenient for late nights - till 11 except Saturday when it... More 

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Spreckelsville, Hawaii
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25 reviews 25 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
52 helpful votes 52 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 20, 2014 NEW

Dear Madame Robert, You were right. I should have studied much harder in your French class; in all my classes for that matter. Had I known how useful French fluency would be when I finally visited Montreal as you advised, and dined there among all the beautiful people, I would never have just cruised your classes. If I had applied... More 

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Kelowna, Canada
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13 reviews 13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2014

This Bistro, with a feel of France, frequented by locals and the odd tourist always has amazing food. I was pleasantly surprised with the complex flavours of the lobster ravioli (and I've had it all over the world). Desserts are incredible - wait the 15 minutes and have the Butterscotch mi-cuit, Maldon salt, butterscotch ice cream or enjoy Vanilla Creme... More 

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Saskatoon Canada
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16 reviews 16 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
14 helpful votes 14 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 25, 2014

Three of us visited on a Sunday evening. The staff were attentive and knowledgable. I had the fish special which was Boston cod on a parsnip purée. One of our party had the bison sirloin special and the other the Lamb Shepherds Pie. Wine recommendation went very well with all the dishes..

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ontario
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81 reviews 81 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
70 helpful votes 70 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 20, 2014

Once again we visited Holder. Staff friendly, knowledgable. Love it when a bit of humour and professionalism go together. The lamb, very tender, enough for a meal not over served. The special of fish very nicely done. Not rushed for the table. Very relaxed atmosphere. Extensive wine list. Will return again!

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Toronto
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28 reviews 28 reviews
16 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 18, 2014

I've eaten at Holder twice -- once for brunch in Oct 2014 and once for dinner in Sept 2011. The brunch was for 6 of us -- my parents, both in their 60s, plus my brother and me and our respective partners, all in our 30s. To be on the safe side we made a reservation and were easily accommodated.... More 

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London
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22 reviews 22 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
18 helpful votes 18 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 11, 2014

excellent food - our first best meal since we arrived three days ago in new york. New York is the city of fast food, eating fast and standing up whilst Montreal is the place to enjoy good food whilst relaxing

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Toronto, Canada
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3 reviews 3 reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 5, 2014

My daughter and I went to Holder for a very late dinner upon our arrival into Montreal on recommendation of the concierge at the Inter-Continental. We are grateful for the recommendation because the restaurant was great. Even though it was close to closing the staff welcomed us in. The food was wonderful, the best dish by far was the Creme... More 

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Burlington, Ontario, Canada
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22 reviews 22 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 3, 2014

Nice decor and atmosphere. Loud, but not too loud. The food and wine were very good. Had the pappardelle, which was nice, but I probably wouldn't order it again. The staff didn't rush us out, we were able to stay and chat.

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Atlanta, Georgia
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 1, 2014

Our first time in Montreal and the staff of Hotel Gault recommended Holder for a late lunch. My husband had lobster ravioli and I had the shepherd's pie. Both were fantastic. The service was great. I agree with other reviews that tables are very close together. The food is well worth the trip.

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Additional Information about Restaurant Holder

Address: 407 McGill Street, Montreal, Quebec H2Y 2G3, Canada
Phone Number: (514) 849-0333
Location: Canada  >  Quebec  >  Montreal>  > Ville-Marie
Open Hours:
Sunday 10:00 am - 3:00 pm  5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Monday 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Friday 11:30 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday 10:00 am - 3:00 pm  5:30 pm - 11:00 pm
Cuisine: French

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