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Reuben's

888 Sainte-Catherine Street West | Metro McGill, Montreal, Quebec H3B 1E2, Canada (Formerly Reuben's) (Ville-Marie)
+1 514-861-1255
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Ranked #140 of 4,473 Restaurants in Montreal
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $1 - $14
Cuisines: Delicatessen
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Good for: Families with children, Large groups, Local cuisine, Dining on a budget
Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Takeout, Late Night, Dessert
Neighborhood: Ville-Marie
Description: Welcome to Reuben's Restaurant. A visit to Montreal is never complete until you visit the original Reuben's Restaurant. Built in 1976, Reuben's Restaurant is the home to the finest Montreal smoked meat, steaks and homemade cheesecake. The menu also includes chicken, ribs, seafood, Italian and Greek cuisine, all cooked to perfection and served to you by our friendly staff. The menu has something for everyone, and we even serve breakfast starting at 8 am on weekdays.This busy Montreal landmark also serves wine, beer and alcohol with your meal, 7 days a week. To complete the Reuben's experience, a huge piece of fresh homemade cheesecake or carrot cake while definitely satisfy your sweet tooth!Our complete menu is available for take out, to eat at home with your family and friends, or to feel like home in your hotel. We also offer catering services for your corporate meetings, conventions or holiday parties. Please contact us to find out more. Located at 888 St.Catherine, corner McGill College, close to your heart, of Montreal.Metro: McGill (green line)Price: $20 and under
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Coquitlam, Canada
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014 NEW

This is the place to eat the best smoked meat in Montreal, very trendy atmosphere as well as greart food. My partner and I returned for a second time, he ordered the smoked meat sandwich again and I ordered the Spaghetti home cooked marinara sauce with a thick topping of melted mozzerarella cheese, wow great food. Great service, the staff... More

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Chicago, Illinois
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014 NEW

We loved it! Great smoked meat sandwiches and the poutine was delicious. Good for families, too -- we visited with our toddler, and the staff was very accommodating.

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Kent, England
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25 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 12, 2014

Had dinner in this restaurant on our last night in Montreal, the steaks were cooked to perfection and the cheesecake desserts were to die for, what more can be said except to say that you get what you pay for and this restaurant is worth every penny spent. A fine meal to round off our visit to Canada.

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Manchester, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 30, 2014

Went yesterday with family whilst on holiday. Had the smoke turkey sandwich with fries which was huge and tasty. The famous Cheesecake for dessert is worthy of the name. Add to that friendly and helpful service from the waitresses, and you have a place that deserves the hype. A trip is highly recommended

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Miami, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 29, 2014

They have a huge menu with something for everyone! The service is top notch. The reuben sandwich and the turkey melt sandwich were huge. The dijon chicken strips were delicious as well. Restaurant was not cheap, but I liked it a lot.

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California
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18 restaurant reviews
117 helpful votes 117 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 28, 2014

We loved this restaurant so much that we went back twice in five days. We had been told by a friend that another deli was a "MUST". We drove there and saw a line that stretched around the block, so we went to Reuben's. We were not disappointed. I don't know how any deli could be better! The service was... More

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Toronto, Canada
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7 reviews 7 reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

Was in Montreal this past weekend and wanted some smoked meat. Decided to head to Reuben's. Modern retro feel to the place and the air was electric - music playing, people talking, staff weaving effortlessly around. The evening we were there, mostly a 20 something crowd but there were people of all ages. For those with kids, Reuben's has a... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 26, 2014

I ordered one of the beef sandwiches from the photos and it was delicious. Definitely would recommend for someone on an empty stomach as it will fill you up!

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Saskatoon
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16 restaurant reviews
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 25, 2014

Great experience at Reuben's. We were a very large group for work and the service was great considering the 3 large tables they had to handle. almost everyone at my table got the famous smoked meat sandwich and no one was disappointed. Good bang for your buck and I'm sure most will be stuffed finishing their stacked sandwich. Great vibe.

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Toronto, Ontario, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 20, 2014

My husband and I ate here during our trip to Montreal. He LOVED the smoked meat sandwich. I had a traditional salad. Food good, service awesome in a retro environment. A good time.

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