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Restaurant L'Intimiste

35 Av Begin, Levis, Quebec G6V 4B8, Canada
(418) 838-2711
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Ranked #2 of 128 restaurants in Levis
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Price range: $29 - $31
Cuisines: French
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Restaurant details
Good for: Romance
Dining options: Reservations, Late Night
Dining style: Casual Elegant
Cross street: Cote du passage
Transit: Bus stop in front of the restaurant.
Description: Quaintly situated in the heart of Old Levis, l'Intimiste is a sure-fire gourmet stop for anyone visiting the South shore. As suggested by its name, this reputable restaurant offers refined cuisine and service in a cozy and intimate atmosphere. The well-balanced menu is composed of game, fish, and sea food. On the second floor, a private room outfitted with multimedia equipment is ideal for any successful business lunch. The lounge side attracts a mainstream clientele in search of a contemporary menu or for a place for a drink amongst friends. With its stone walls and warm decor, the lounge offers a perfectly relaxed atmosphere. Greatly appreciated by many, l'Intimiste has become an essential establishment in Levis. Whether you are looking for an excellent lunch or an unforgettable supper, you will fall in love with l'Intimiste, and all at a reasonable price.
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94% Recommend
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  • English first
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English first
Vancouver, Canada
3 reviews 3 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 22, 2014 NEW via mobile

If your staying in Quebec City, grab the walk on ferry to cross the St.Laurent. The quality of the food and the superb service staff will have you returning. Seafood was superb, the proteins were expertly prepared. You will not want to miss this gem in Levi Quebec!

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Phoenix, Arizona
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

This place is a delight. Amazing diverse menu with fantastic food. Nice wine list and great ambiance. Like a chic bistro in a small town. So happy we found it! Also, wait in line across the street for the fabulous ice cream at the chocolate shop. You will not be disappointed by trying this restaurant. Great outdoor patio but inside... More

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Ottawa, Canada
5 reviews 5 reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

The atmosphere was good, the food was good, the service was good but found it a bit overprice. A vegetarian option was lacking on the menu chart.

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Dresden, Maine
Senior Reviewer
8 reviews 8 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 30, 2014

This was a good restaurant for two out of three in our party. Reason being, there were virtually no vegetarian options on the menu. That member of the party had a tossed salad. Otherwise it is a very meat oriented menu. The other two members of the group had chicken and fish dishes which they found quite good.

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Top Contributor
106 reviews 106 reviews
55 restaurant reviews
64 helpful votes 64 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 18, 2014 via mobile

The combination of good food, good wine, good service and attractive surroundings make an irresistible combination. I found this wonderful restaurant during a downpour a blessedly short distance from my B&B on Beau Sejour. It was about 1/2 full of folks engaged in lively conversations. My server promptly presented the eclectic menu filled with tempting choices. The wine list, while... More

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Levis, Canada
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8 reviews 8 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 18, 2014

Similar to Resto Delice but has a more romantic atmosphere. Food, service, choices, prices and friendly employees makes it worth to try. Save a little corner in your stomach and walk across the street to enjoy some special ice cream selection from Les Chocolats Favoris. Be prepare to wait in line a bit. It is a very popular place on... More

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Montreal, Canada
Senior Contributor
37 reviews 37 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
27 helpful votes 27 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2014

I was born in Lévis, but now live in Montreal. I return in Lévis regularly to visit my parents, but I rarely go to restaurants in this small town. My wife and I took my father there for his birthday, and we were all amazingly surprised by the quality of food. Each of our three-course meals were absolutely fantastic: both... More

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falmouth, maine
Top Contributor
247 reviews 247 reviews
135 restaurant reviews
150 helpful votes 150 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 14, 2014

My fiancee (and now wife) took me here a few years ago. We took the ferry across (in the dead of winter...btw....), then climbed up 130-135 steps, then walked further up the hill to the main street of Levis. L'intimiste is a very chic cafe with a lounge (where you can order from the bar or main dining room menu)... More

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Montreal, Canada
Top Contributor
135 reviews 135 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
89 helpful votes 89 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2013

We went for dinner on a cold wet night and found the place smart but welcoming and warm. I had the classic steak and frites with the blue cheese sauce which was perfectly done. My boyfriend very much enjoyed his pasta with scallops. Service was fine though we didnt see the waiter much; as we had no starter it would... More

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Washington DC, District of Columbia
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2013

We stopped by this restaurant after reading the many wonderful reviews. The staff was pleasant and accommodating even though our French was not that great. The food was incredible from start to finish. The setting is intimate and the ambiance is romantic. I would definitely come back the next time we are in Levis.

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