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Pintxo

256, Roy E, Montreal, Quebec H2W 1M6, Canada
514.844.0222
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Ranked #54 of 4,425 restaurants in Montreal
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $25 - $100
Cuisines: Spanish, Tapas
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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
Montreal
Top Contributor
101 reviews 101 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
50 helpful votes 50 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 28, 2014 NEW

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
419 reviews 419 reviews
294 restaurant reviews
270 helpful votes 270 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 25, 2014 NEW

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
Senior Reviewer
10 reviews 10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 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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17 reviews 17 reviews
10 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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4 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 23, 2014

We only tried their Pork chop & Lamb rack; it was beautifully plated and presented, perfectly cooked and seasoned. One of the best tastes that I had ever experienced. The staffs were also considerate and made us feel welcoming. Overall, I think this cozy restaurant deserve all good reviews and should be tried by anyone, at least, once; I only... More

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Montreal, Canada
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 5, 2014

The food was excellent. The atmosphere was horrible and noise level was terrible. The group behind us was so loud we could not talk to the person next to you. I felt the staff should have dealt with the situation but choose not to ignore the situation. Was not the best experience for our family special gathering for a very... More

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 13, 2014

Great atmosphere in a quiet location. Best tapas in the city by far. Service was impeccable. This will be a must visit next time in town.

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Montreal, Canada
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6 reviews 6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2014

Very good service & nice, cozy atmosphere. The tapas are very good and the wine list is great. I personnally don't like it as much as Tapeo, another great tapas place in Montreal, but I would still recommend it!

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Top Contributor
274 reviews 274 reviews
150 restaurant reviews
217 helpful votes 217 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 30, 2014

I ate here about 6 months ago and had the tasting menu. It was good, but very standardized. This time we ordered a la carte. Better option and we had a party of 8, and each ordered 4-5 tapas. The winners were a split small lobster tail, grilled, and the ragout of wild mushrooms and escargot was fantastic. The beef... More

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