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Pintxo

256 Rue Roy, Montreal, Quebec H2W 1M6, Canada
+1 514-844-0222
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Ranked #65 of 4,473 Restaurants in Montreal
Certificate of Excellence 2014
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Price range: $25 - $100
Hours:
Sun 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Mon - Sat 6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Wed - Fri 12:00 pm - 2:00 pm
Cuisines: Spanish, Tapas, Basque
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Good for: Romance, Special occasions, Entertaining clients
Dining options: Lunch, Dinner, Reservations, Late Night, Dessert
Dining style: Casual Dining
Cross street: LAVAL
Transit: Sherbrooke Metro Station
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Date | Rating
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • Spanish first
  • Any
English first
Colorado
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16 reviews 16 reviews
93 helpful votes 93 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2014

I have eaten tapas all over the US and in Barcelona and these were by far the best I have ever had. The creative combinations were actually as amazing as they sounded on the menu. I had five different ones, mostly seafood based but also a venison special. I arrived early by Montreal standards and luckily got my order in... More

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Montreal, Canada
Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 13, 2014

English version to follow Belle tapas goûteuses et recherchées dans la présentation. Option de menu avec 4 tapas en entrée choisies par le chef + un plat principal que vous choisissez, belle idée ! pour 38 $. L'ambiance est raffinée et le service présent et discret à la fois. Attention cependant, l'addition peut monter rapidement dès qu'on ajoute vin et/ou... More

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quebec
Senior Reviewer
10 reviews 10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 8, 2014

The service was pretty unpleasant--it seemed rushed and yet slow. The wait staff seemed to have no time or patience for questions, and they were barely polite until right before the check came, when our server suddenly became friendly. Unlike tapas we have had elsewhere, the portions here were individual-sized, yet they tended to serve one person at a time... More

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West Nyack, New York
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4 reviews 4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

Best of its kind - food was truly delicious, though very small servings - waiter agreed correctly that for the 3 of us we needed about 12 tapas. (Prices, however, were very reasonable). The service was perfect; that was especially important when you have 12 separate items and need them to come to your table at the proper intervals.

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Evergreen, Colorado
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9 reviews 9 reviews
9 helpful votes 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 31, 2014

Great food, service, and atmosphere. They got everything just right. We just ate tapas, which are great because you can try all this unusual stuff, like octopus carpaccio, which was a distinctive and enjoyable appetizer, but not something I would eat a lot of. One thing to note: the waitress recommended 5-6 tapas per person, but we I think ended... More

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Montreal
Top Contributor
103 reviews 103 reviews
67 restaurant reviews
55 helpful votes 55 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014

We went because we were given a gift certificate. Service was excellent. The waitress paid attention to our needs and served us promptly. I don't like goat cheese, so she suddenly remembered that one of the pintxos that I wa given had some, and she whisked it away just as I was about to eat it. We had 4 pintxos... More

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NY/NJ
Top Contributor
424 reviews 424 reviews
298 restaurant reviews
286 helpful votes 286 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014

We've been coming here for several years and find it one of the best meals of our trips. After selecting a bottle of wine, we spent time deciding on whihc dishes we'd go for. Uising the "tablecloth" to jot down, cross-out, add and subtract dishes, we settled on 9, which turned out to be just about the right amount. I... More

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Montreal
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11 reviews 11 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 10, 2014

I was at this restaurant with a friend on July 3. At first, we were impressed with the atmosphere. We were one of the first to arrive, it was quiet and inviting. As the place got crowded, the noise level stayed low and I took long to me to notice that the place was packed, which is for me a... More

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Montreal, Canada
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
1 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2014 via mobile

Over priced for What u get. and They serve local pre siliced canadien prosciutto That was so dry. And Waiter was trying to tell us it was imported from Spain. Horrible experience. Will Never go back ... Not the real deal.

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West Islip, NY
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20 reviews 20 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 29, 2014

This place was recommended to us, and for the most part we liked it. The tapas plates were displayed well, but I guess I just wasn't wowed by the options. Lovely place, nice staff, dessert was yummy, but the choices for tapas were mostly seafood, pork, and salads. I just have had better...

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