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Le Filet

Certificate of Excellence
$$$$
Neighborhood:
Parc du Mont-Royal
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219 Avenue du Mont-Royal Ouest, Montreal, Quebec H2T 2T2, Canada (Esplanade)
+1 514-360-6060
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5:45 pm - 11:00 pm
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Tue - Sat 5:45 pm - 11:00 pm
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Montreal, Canada
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14 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

I like everything about this place. Its location, the food, the service. It was recommended to me by a friend's daughter. I will definitely ask for her advice again..

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Thank amb724
Montreal
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18 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

If you like fish, you'll love that restaurant. Even if you don't like fish, you'll like fish there! It's sooo good. It's pricey, but the value is there.

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Thank Culbute
Montreal, Canada
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45 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 days ago NEW

We have eaten here several times and every time it is between great and outstanding. The service is excellent, paralleled only by its sister restos Chasse et Pêche and Le Serpent. The food is exceptional, and the wine list is well priced and an excellent selection of good wines for any budget. The ambience is lively but not too noisy,... More 

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Riverside, California
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

My wife and I visit Montreal for one night and find this restaurant on Tripadvisor as #1 restaurant. Although it little bit hard to find it since there was no big sign in front of the restaurant, the quality of the dinner and service were not make us regret. The decoration and test of the main course and dessert were... More 

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Montreal
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56 reviews
29 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

The recent trend in Montreal among "foodie" restaurants is small sizes. Among these, Le Filet is certainly one of the best. It offers an exciting selection of delicacies such as tuna tartare, wagyu beef, arctic char, flavoured scampi, tomato risotto, ink pasta, and maple roasted duck. The desserts were good but not great. Given the small sizes of the dishes,... More 

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Thank LucDevroye
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15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My wife and I have a passion for good food and wine and are lucky enough to be able to eat at restaurants around the world. The quality of the food at Le Filet is simply incredible! Every dish we had here was so good that we truly savored every single bite. For us this is now tied with Chasse... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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4 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We booked here at the last minute on a Thursday night - the place was buzzing and the food easily justified its very high ranking. The idea here is that the dishes are relatively small and easy to share. We started with mackerel pate with sesame crackers and tuna tartare. Mains were a beautifully flavoured scampi and tomato risotto and... More 

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Stavanger, Norway
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4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

My girlfriend and I had dinner in this place. The restaurant is well designed, detailed and well thought of. Food was incredibly amazing. Best food experience we have ever had from starter to dessert. Great value for money. We will definitely come back. No doubt why it is ranked no. 1.

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Thank jebp83
New York City, New York
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28 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is the old classics restaurant with good food and attentive services. The oysters 3 way were fresh and delicious. We almost licked the tuna tartare plate. The sea urchin sauce with artic char was amazing. I tried my husband's halibut with lemongrass sauce and found the lemongrass too strong for the fish. We were not sure about the maple... More 

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Thank Melinda L
Andover, Massachusetts
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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent dinner with my husband at Le Filet. Our server was very well versed in cocktails, wine and the food menu. Oysters served 3 ways to start - all excellent. My husband had the duck and I had the cavatelli with veal cheeks and foie gras. Both were outstanding. Ambiance and decor were lovely. We were 30 minutes late for... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
$51
Cuisine
French, Seafood
Meals
Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Business meetings, Special occasions, Romantic
Open Hours
Tuesday
5:45 pm - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
5:45 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday
5:45 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday
5:45 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday
5:45 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 219 Avenue du Mont-Royal Ouest, Montreal, Quebec H2T 2T2, Canada
    (Esplanade)
  • Public Transportation: Bus: 80, stop corner Mt-Royal and Parc avenue. Bus: 97, stop corner Mt-Royal and Esplanade. Metro: Mt-Royal + bus 97 toward the west. BIXI station
  • Location: Canada  >  Quebec  >  Montreal>  > Parc du Mont-Royal
  • Neighborhood: Parc du Mont-Royal
  • Phone Number: +1 514-360-6060
Description
In a sparkling universe entirely dedicated, in sense and spirit, to the oceans and their treasures, we invite you to indulge with us in some moments of joy.

Dans un univers chatoyant, dedie, tant par les sens que par l'esprit, a la mer et a ses condiments, nous vous convions a vivre avec nous des moments de joie.

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Staying in Parc du Mont-Royal

Neighborhood Profile
Parc du Mont-Royal
Montreal was named for this hilly highland, where the tallest spot in the city overlooks its most extensive parkland. The greenspace of Parc du Mont-Royal is an outdoorsman's dream, with hiking trails and nature walks that cater to every season and level of athlete. In the winter, cross-country skiers, tobogganers, and ice skaters don their equipment by Beaver Lake and its pavilion, while the warmer months bring families and competitors to the pitches of Jeanne-Mance Park for tennis, soccer, football, baseball, volleyball, or a dip in the community pool. A perfect spot for a stroll or a picnic, the forest foliage is dotted with sculpture art and offers views of some of Mont-Royal's oldest edifices, the towering St. Joseph's Oratory and the mausoleums of Notre-Dame-des-Neiges. Home to musical celebrations and twilight snowshoeing alike, visit here to walk, write, rest, think, or just be.
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