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Devi

#352 of 4,480 Restaurants in Montreal
Certificate of Excellence
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Centre-Ville (Downtown)
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1450 Rue Crescent | Above St. Catherine, Montreal, Quebec H3G 2B6, Canada (St Catherine)
+1 514-286-0303
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11:00 am - 11:00 pm
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Toronto Ontario
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57 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I came here to have a before dinner drink and appetizer. What a find. Super location and really authentic Indian dishes. We had a great bottle of wine, that the server Alexandra recommended, and the shrimp starter. I could have eaten that shrimp all day long - amazing. I was mad we had other plans for dinner,... More 

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Thank cynjoy
Sherbrooke, Canada
1 review
2 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The food was simply amazing - one of the best indian restaurant I ever tasted. However, the waitress didn't speak one word of french even though we were answering her in complete french. Our values were so deeply hurt, that we were too stubborn to speak english. It's sad because this restaurant would be worth 5 stars, but last time... More 

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Thank sweetweet07
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5 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We enjoyed a good meal on the patio. The waitress was very friendly and attentive and was helpful when we asked for directions. She is new to the area but when and asked someone else to help us.

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Toronto, Canada
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70 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Real taste of India. Its flavour with taste from original north Indian food.You cannot have anything better in Montreal.

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Thank Nimesh63
DeviResto, Public Relations Manager at Devi, responded to this review

Hi Nimesh63! Thank you so much for your great review. We hope to see you again next time you're in Montreal! More 

Trieste, Italy
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192 reviews
152 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 81 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It was our first night out in Montréal and after a long tour of the city we looked for a small restaurant not too far from our hotel. We sat in the small dehors and enjoyed a tasty Indian dinner. The waiter was helpful and relatively quick, the place being full. Price absolutely reasonable.

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Thank Antonguido
DeviResto, Public Relations Manager at Devi, responded to this review

Hi there Antonguido! We are so happy that you enjoyed your meal at Devi. We hope you enjoyed your stay in Montreal and see you again very soon! More 

Shawinigan, Canada
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7 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 3, 2016

While visiting Montreal's downtown area, we were looking for an Indian restaurant when we saw their sign. So happy that we went up the stairs and decided to eat there. The food was fabulous and so was the service. Syad, our waiter, was so nice. It was our first time but certainly not our last. We'll be back on our... More 

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Thank Instants
DeviResto, Public Relations Manager at Devi, responded to this review

We are thrilled to hear that you had such a great experience. Our team thanks you for taking the time to write your review. We can't wait to see you next time you visit! As they say in Montreal, à bientôt! More 

Montreal, Canada
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47 reviews
24 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 55 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 15, 2016

I always have lunch in Indian restaurants in the downtown area with the same 2 friends. This time we tried Devi. I really liked everything from the curry to the samosas. The service was excellent and so was the atmosphere. I would definitely go back.

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Thank edan
DeviResto, Public Relations Manager at Devi, responded to this review

Thank you for your kind words, Edan! We're happy you and your friends enjoyed your lunch with us. We hope to see you again soon :) More 

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59 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 40 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 6, 2016 via mobile

Devi is a place where you can get some truly delicious Indian food, the only problem is their slow service, nothing else to complain about really.

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Thank Aziz90
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8 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2016

Was looking for a quick and affordable lunch and found this place on Crescent. It was a nice day so we decided to sit out on the small terrace. We have not even seen the inside of this place. The lunch menu at $12.95 was very affordable, and came with soup, salad, naan bread, rice, main dish...I had the lamb,... More 

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Thank Phil G
DeviResto, Public Relations Manager at Devi, responded to this review

Hi Phil! Thank you so much for your review. We're glad that you enjoyed our lunch menu and hope to see you again soon. Definitely come see us for dinner! À bientôt! More 

Charlottesville, Virginia
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17 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 27, 2016

Devi saved us after having a bad restaurant experience the day before at a near by restaurant.We were craving for Indian food and went to Devi. The food is great with a very affordable price range; just be sure to mention your spice level. We enjoyed the spicy Kadai chicken but might not be appropriate for everyone.The portions were good... More 

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Thank Debalina B

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$8 - $19
Cuisine
Indian, Vegetarian Friendly, Halal
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Serves Alcohol, Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Television
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Families with children, Large groups
Open Hours
Sunday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Monday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Tuesday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Thursday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Friday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Saturday
11:00 am - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1450 Rue Crescent | Above St. Catherine, Montreal, Quebec H3G 2B6, Canada
    (St Catherine)
  • Public Transportation: Metro Guy-Concordia
  • Location: Canada  >  Quebec  >  Montreal>  > Centre-Ville (Downtown)
  • Neighborhood: Centre-Ville (Downtown)
  • Phone Number: +1 514-286-0303
Description
Dévi est un restaurant indien au coeur de Montréal. Le propriétaire et le personnel sont des Indiens, les chefs ne sont pas en provenance d’autres restaurants, de la ville, mais des personnes embauchées directement de Delhi, où ils ont occupé des postes prestigieux dans des grands hôtels et restaurants là-bas. __________________________________ Dévi is a genuine Indian restaurant in the heart of Montreal. Owned and staffed by Indians, the chefs are not merely local hires from other restaurants, but are flown in directly from Delhi, from prestigious jobs in hotels and restaurants there.

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in Centre-Ville (Downtown)

Neighborhood Profile
Centre-Ville (Downtown)
Montreal's towering skyline is concentrated in the Downtown area, its nexus of commerce and commercialism. A suffusion of luxury hotels, flagship stores, high-end restaurants, and corporate headquarters characterize the neighborhood, which by nightfall transforms from a business district into a youth-culture hotspot, with hip bars, clubs, and restaurants heavily peopled by students and young professionals. The once-seat of millionaire's 'Golden Square Mile', an incongruity of stately mansions and dapper brownstones sit between glass skyscrapers, creating a visually lush urban landscape. Beneath the sidewalks lay the Underground City, the world's largest below-ground mall, a labyrinth of over 1,500 shops and eateries that echo the profusion of cafes, gallerias, cinemas, and fashion outlets above. From the scholarly array at McGill University to the carousing crowds of Rue Crescent, visit Downtown to shop by day for what you'll wear there by night.