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Restaurant Le Galopin

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3135 Ch Saint-Louis, Quebec City, Quebec, Canada
(418) 652-0991
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Dining options: Breakfast/Brunch, Reservations, Late Night

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Visitor rating
  • 49
    Excellent
  • 20
    Very good
  • 6
    Average
  • 3
    Poor
  • 1
    Terrible
Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 stars
Most recent review
25 th Wedding anniversary

I had made reservation at this restaurant which was our choice after looking at many other in the same category, we had been there once before and had liked it. Since this was a special occasion I had ask for a intimate boot which we got without having to mention it again once there. this place is... read more

5 of 5 starsReviewed September 10, 2014
marc b
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Quebec City, Canada
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  • Breakfast/Brunch
  • Reservations
  • Late Night
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79 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

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  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Italian first
  • Japanese first
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English first
Quebec City, Canada
2 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 10, 2014

I had made reservation at this restaurant which was our choice after looking at many other in the same category, we had been there once before and had liked it. Since this was a special occasion I had ask for a intimate boot which we got without having to mention it again once there. this place is top of the... More 

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Ottawa, Canada
Senior Contributor
46 reviews 46 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 4, 2014

Did not disappoint. We did not try their trademark "tartar" but will next time. The 4 course table d'hote offered many choices. We enjoyed everything but the turkey breast with prosciutto and creamed spinach sauce was amazing. My husband had pickerel which he enjoyed but agreed my turkey won the night. The only disappointment was my cappuccino...too much foam not... More 

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Toronto, Canada
Top Contributor
53 reviews 53 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
65 helpful votes 65 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed August 2, 2014

First off, don't be fooled by the location attached to what looks like a motel in a suburban location. We almost didn't go in based on the unassuming exterior and location. The restaurant is known for their tartare and the tuna tartare did not disappoint. Full of flavour, it was done perfectly and you almost had to ready yourself for... More 

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Lausanne, Switzerland
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13 reviews 13 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 20, 2014

I have been at the Galopin at least 3-4 times every year since I came back from Europe in 2008 after a pleasant 4 years of gastronomic trips here and then. I have eaten in Michelin starred restaurant and pretty much all the best tables in Quebec city and Le Galopin has everything, yet reasonably priced menu which changes every... More 

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Blairstown, New Jersey
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23 reviews 23 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
8 helpful votes 8 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

I have a love for tartare and enjoyed Le Galopin very much. VERY fresh and well presented. This restaurant also had a very nice wine list with some interesting, diverse and well priced options. I also had the foie gras appetizer with a sherry caramel and pears, and it was very good. When I could not decide on the steak... More 

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Victor, New York
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 24, 2014

Very nice restaurant, the food was very good for a reasonable price with great service. I would definitely go there again.

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Quebec City, Canada
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34 reviews 34 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
22 helpful votes 22 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed May 1, 2014

Le Galopin has, in my opinion, the best salmon tartare in the city! And a great variety of meat and fish tartares as well! Great place for lunch, dinner, either with friends or solo (they have a great bar area and you can watch the chef in action)! Service is excellent and ambiance great… And a nice choice of wines... More 

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Spartanburg, South Carolina
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 27, 2014

I work often in Quebec City and always stay at the Hotel Sepia. I had never tried the restaurant, Galopin, however until my last visit. It is absolutely delicious. Don't miss the salmon tartar. The chef makes it to order and you can decide how much spice you would like. It's the best salmon tartar I've ever had. The duck... More 

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Quebec City, Canada
Senior Reviewer
10 reviews 10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 23, 2014

Made a reservation for diner. Well situated, close to the bridges, the atmosphere was exceptional. The service was offered in both official language. The service was phenomenal. We had the soup, the salad, very good and very tasty. I tried the risotto, it was exquisite. My wife had the veal and it was also very good. The service is impeccable,... More 

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Boischatel, Canada
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 7, 2013

Best restaurant experience this year. The service was exceptional. We had tartare s that were quite frankly the best in town. The service staff did everything to make us feel at home and welcome. Loved the mini Caesar!,,

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 3135 Ch Saint-Louis, Quebec City, Quebec, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Quebec  >  Quebec City
  • Phone Number: (418) 652-0991

Price and Cuisine

  • Cuisine: French

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