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Bistro L'Ardoise

152, Rue Saint-Germain Est, Rimouski, Quebec G5L 1A8, Canada
418.732.3131
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Ranked #4 of 93 Restaurants in Rimouski
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $18 - $31
Cuisines: French, Seafood, Bistro, Grill
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Good for: Local cuisine
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
Description: Cuisine gourmande aux racines francaises inspiree par les saisons et les produits regionaux.
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English first
Montreal, Canada
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4 reviews 4 reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed March 3, 2013

I have been there about four times and the quality varies somewhat but the price never does - it is expensive. The decor is mediocre being an old store front with the standard heavy aluminum doors and some attempt to make interesting moulded wall patterns with 1*2 painted lumber. The bar area is nice though. The doors arrive directly in... More

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Rimouski, Canada
2 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed December 18, 2012

A very creative Chef cooking with fresh ingredients. It's a nice place to go withfor a quick lunch or for a complet experience, take your time and go for dinner

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La Grange, Illinois
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42 reviews 42 reviews
21 restaurant reviews
25 helpful votes 25 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 25, 2012

I absolutely love this place... This was recommended to me by a local which was sitting in the plane next to me while on my way to Rimouski. He said it was a good place to go and I was so pleasantely surprise with the menu, the preparation and the flavors in each dish. This was the last place I... More

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Rimouski, Canada
1 review
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2012

We spent a great evening in that place. Not only is Isabelle and the crew available and knowledgeable about wine and the region, but the chef and the kitchen staff made some very impressive plates for us. From our soup (Soubise, which is onion, and bacon "crême"), to the entree (marvelous "foie gras"), to the main dish (lamb, just cooked... More

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MA
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45 reviews 45 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
46 helpful votes 46 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 6, 2012

We had dinner for two here, following the excellent remarks on tripadvisor. Although the dinner and dessert were good, we didn't find this restaurant exceptional. The wine was of rather low quality, and we paid 120 dollars for two, which is on the expensive side for what we got. This may be the most fancy restaurant in Rimouski but meals... More

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Newcastle, Canada
Top Contributor
95 reviews 95 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
82 helpful votes 82 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 27, 2012

Returning from a trip to the Gaspe we spent the night in Rimouski and dined at Bistro L'Ardoise based on other Internet reviews. It is an excellent restaurant with an interesting menu, far more imaginative than anything we found in Quebec City. My wife and I agree that on a future trip to the Maritimes, that Rimouski and this restaurant... More

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Vancouver, BC
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111 reviews 111 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
342 helpful votes 342 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 16, 2012

I visited here recently with a fairly large group of colleagues. I recommended this place to them due to the #1 ranking on TA. Originally, I had wanted to try this a few days earlier but they didn't seem to be open. First off, there is a gourmet pantry right next to the resto. In fact, they are connected and... More

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Montreal, Canada
2 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 2, 2012

The food is really good! Tried it 2 times, and both times extremely satisfied! Very friendly atmosphere and reasonable price! Will go there for sure next time that I go to Rimouski!

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Rimouski, Canada
Top Contributor
53 reviews 53 reviews
39 restaurant reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 25, 2012

Everytime we going there the food is good but it's a typic French Cuisine, don't expect too much... The owner is also the server, she seems really enjoying wine but when you enjoy wine, like me, i do, and the serving temperature is so Much important that you just not sometimes realize how could affect the wine.... The 3 times... More

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4 reviews 4 reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2011

. All four friends enjoyed, the fine atmosphere, exquisitely friendly service and overall comfort of this Bistro. From stuffed rabbitt with local wild mushroom sauce to duck, veal and fish soup, this bistro offers a classic but healthier and more modern version of the usual bistro fare. Fresh, locally grown, original and organically grown vegetables are cooked to perfection. The... More

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