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Le Cercle

$$$$
Downtown Quebec City
Organic, Winery, Vegetarian, Grill, Tapas, Family Fare, Wine Bar
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228 rue Saint-Joseph Est, Quebec City, Quebec G1K3A9, Canada (Dorchester)
(418) 948-8648
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Today
10:00 am - 3:00 am
Closed now
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Hours:
Mon - Fri 11:00 am - 3:00 am
Sat - Sun 10:00 am - 3:00 am
Dining options: Breakfast, Brunch, Dinner, Drinks, Late Night, Private Dining, Reservations
Description: Downtown Quebec city, in the newly renewed spirit of the Saint-Roch area...
Downtown Quebec city, in the newly renewed spirit of the Saint-Roch area, Le Cercle offers a great food, three different gallery spaces and an avant-garde musical experience all rolled-up into one. Trendy youngsters rub shoulders with businessmen from lunch hour until late night to enjoy the festive dishes, tapas and the private imported wines. The concert programming, known beyond borders, shapes day after day Le Cercle's persona where art and music meet the enjoyment of a low priced tab. //// Le restaurant-galerie du Cercle propose une expérience artistique et culinaire incontournable pour vivre l'esprit du renouveau Saint-Roch. Jeunes urbains et gens d'affaires s'y côtoient de l'heure du lunch jusqu'à tard dans la nuit pour y déguster dans une ambiance festive ses plats et ses vins en importation privée. La programmation culturelle du Cercle, reconnue au-delà de nos frontières, façonne jour après jour sa signature où les arts et la musique de l'heure rencontrent le plaisir d'une table à bon prix.  
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  • 12
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  • 13
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Perfect for a post-dinner drink

My friends and I visited on a recommendation from our server (from our previous venue). We enjoyed desserts and some drinks. While I did not enjoy my drink, I don't blame the restaurant; I tried something I normally wouldn't order and just didn't like it. My other drink-mates enjoyed their... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed June 11, 2015
Andrew W
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Toronto, Ontario, Canada
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Lorraine, Quebec, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2015

I'm dj and an event producer and we gattered there because one of my business partner and friend was giving a show in the venue located in the basement of LE Cercle. We had a gret lunch prior to the event. The place is incredible, the restaurant is well designand decorated. They are serving some very original meals. The staff... More 

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Collierville, Tennessee
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2015

We were disappointed that the short ribs were not available as we had been told they were very good. We found the salmon dish quite tasty and the polenta was ok but over priced. Eloise, our server, was outstanding!

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Toronto, Ontario, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 11, 2015

My friends and I visited on a recommendation from our server (from our previous venue). We enjoyed desserts and some drinks. While I did not enjoy my drink, I don't blame the restaurant; I tried something I normally wouldn't order and just didn't like it. My other drink-mates enjoyed their choices. The desserts were very tasty and presented very nicely.... More 

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Fredericksburg, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 29, 2014

We will never have another pork chop to match this one! We started with six beausoleil oysters which were so good we ordered six more. We also ordered the olives which were great, but minor compared to everything else. We chose the pork chop with crispy pork belly for two as our main and the presentation was really gorgeous, but... More 

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Toronto
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2014

Really liked our server and the food was decent but not that memorable. I can't really remember it that well. I recall at the time thinking it was decent but a bit bland and that the proportions were a little on the small side. Our server was good. The restaurant was loud, dark, and there was a wall with a... More 

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1 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014

Visited for a Dance Laury Dance concert last February and the doorman ID'd everyone and even if somebody was clearly in his 40's or even 50-60's, if he didn't have his ID he got refused access to the bar and they refused to refund their concert tickets. No matter how cheap and good the beer and concert tickets were and... More 

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 24, 2014

One of the best meals of my life. Food was cooked perfectly and showcased creative compositions that weren't afraid to take risks. Go here if you want affordable high end food that will show you something you've never seen before.

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Los Angeles, California
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 23, 2014

I went to Le Cercle for dinner because we were going to a free show after at their venue. The food at the restaurant was delicious. I had a "Bloody Farmer" cocktail (gin bloody mary) and a beet salad that was tasty. After dinner, we went to see "Hotel Morphee" at Cercle's venue next store. The venue was small with... More 

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Greenwood, South Carolina
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014

TIP: if you have kids, keep looking, not the place for you. The drinks are very good and so are their prices, its a good place to go before or after dinner and have a drink and a small snack. If you like a "White Russian" I had the best one ever!!

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Toronto, Canada
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed September 16, 2014 via mobile

Found this place close to our hotel. The food was great, and it had a very New York lounge feel. A bit too loud and club like for us, but if you go earlier, it's worth trying the food.

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Additional Information about Le Cercle

Address: 228 rue Saint-Joseph Est, Quebec City, Quebec G1K3A9, Canada
Phone Number: (418) 948-8648
Location: Canada  >  Quebec  >  Quebec City>  > Downtown Quebec City
Open Hours:
Sunday 10:00 am - 3:00 am
Monday 11:00 am - 3:00 am
Tuesday 11:00 am - 3:00 am
Wednesday 11:00 am - 3:00 am
Thursday 11:00 am - 3:00 am
Friday 11:00 am - 3:00 am
Saturday 10:00 am - 3:00 am
Average Prices: USD 31 - 50
Cuisine: Organic, Winery, Vegetarian, Grill, Tapas, Family Fare, Wine Bar

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 228 rue Saint-Joseph Est, Quebec City, Quebec G1K3A9, Canada
    (Dorchester)
  • Location: Canada  >  Quebec  >  Quebec City>  > Downtown Quebec City
  • Neighborhood: Downtown Quebec City
  • Phone Number: (418) 948-8648

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 31 - 50
  • Cuisine: Organic, Winery, Vegetarian, Grill, Tapas, Family Fare, Wine Bar

Restaurant Characteristics

  • Dining Style: Casual Dining

Description

Downtown Quebec city, in the newly renewed spirit of the Saint-Roch area, Le Cercle offers a great food, three different gallery spaces and an avant-garde musical experience all rolled-up into one. Trendy youngsters rub shoulders with businessmen from lunch hour until late night to enjoy the festive dishes, tapas and the private imported wines. The concert programming, known beyond borders, shapes day after day Le Cercle's persona where art and music meet the enjoyment of a low priced tab. //// Le restaurant-galerie du Cercle propose une expérience artistique et culinaire incontournable pour vivre l'esprit du renouveau Saint-Roch. Jeunes urbains et gens d'affaires s'y côtoient de l'heure du lunch jusqu'à tard dans la nuit pour y déguster dans une ambiance festive ses plats et ses vins en importation privée. La programmation culturelle du Cercle, reconnue au-delà de nos frontières, façonne jour après jour sa signature où les arts et la musique de l'heure rencontrent le plaisir d'une table à bon prix.  
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 am - 3:00 am
Monday
11:00 am - 3:00 am
Tuesday
11:00 am - 3:00 am
Wednesday
11:00 am - 3:00 am
Thursday
11:00 am - 3:00 am
Friday
11:00 am - 3:00 am
Saturday
10:00 am - 3:00 am

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  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?