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Damas Restaurant

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Food and ambience

Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Arabic, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options

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About
Damas, an upscale Syrian restaurant located on Avenue Van Horne. You will be charmed by the Oriental decor and most impressed by their refined and rich cuisine. This modern but authentic gastronomy will make your mouth water with all their specialties starting from the fattouche, the appetizing mouth-melting lamb leg to the cherry kebab. The blend of aromas and the tasting of the delicious preparations will make the experience worthwhile.
PRICE RANGE
$38 - $56
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
Meals
Dinner, Late Night, Drinks
CUISINES
Mediterranean, Middle Eastern, Arabic
FEATURES
Takeout, Serves Alcohol, Free Wifi, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Accepts Credit Cards
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

OMG,the food was fantastic. We went to Damas on recommendation of a friend and we are delighted. We tried the tasting menu and everything was delicious. The serving staff were very attentive and looked after us well, explaining to us each dish very well. Definitely...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank happy_traveller_730
Reviewed 2 days ago

I had supper at Damas with my wife and two friends. I was expecting regular dishes from the middle-east. What we found was superb dishes that were elegant and modern. We shared 4 appetizers which were all excellent. As a main course, my wife had...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank AngeloPasto
Reviewed 2 days ago

We went here last summer on a whim for a later dinner and got seats at one of the areas overlooking the food prep. Our waiter was awesome and found a delicious wine pairing, the meat grilled to perfection and the fattoush salad to start...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank Carambuc
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

If you are going for authentic middle eastern with nice vibe and great menu, go for it! Beware, portions are generous. Love their fattoush salad, tangines (lamb or chicken with apricot both amazing), octopus even grilled fish and rose water honey desserts.

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Monica T
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

This time we were well sitted, it made a nice difference, good service, food very good, generous quantities the wine list limited if choosing a wine under $100, decor goes well with the name and sets the right mood with the type of middle eastern...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Eliane H
Reviewed 3 days ago

Positively, definitely sensational food. Very attentive service. Varied though small menu. Quite pricey. One could even say overpriced. But so popular, another branch is scheduled to open in another area (downtown) and will include a market section.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Annikins17
Reviewed 3 days ago

I lived in Montreal and I travel a lot. This restaurant is a must if you want to discover real good libanese food. You should ask your waiter to help you in your selection. It is food to share so it is even better if...More

Date of visit: July 2018
Thank 566HeleneL
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

U have too go your selves. If I write anything about this magical resto. All will think I was paided too say what I would have said. All I can say is magical

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Manuel Antonio A
Reviewed 3 days ago

The food at Damas is very good service courteous. The only negative is that the price is high for the type of food you are eating. No high priced ingredients but this isn’t reflected in the final bill.

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank danieldY4902TA
Reviewed 3 days ago

We are originally from Middle East and we loved everything we had from the selection of appetizers, we ordered our main Eggplant in yogurt sauce (Batenjane be-laban). and it was out of this world

Date of visit: February 2019
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fuzpeach
November 24, 2018|
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Response from Louise S | Reviewed this property |
You would want to dress nicely because it is a pretty restaurant with wonderful food, but it is not a fussy place and you can wear whatever pleases you whether it’s jeans or more dress up.
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October 5, 2018|
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I don't know sorry.
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TravelingSolo88
June 12, 2018|
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Response from George K | Reviewed this property |
You can sit at the bar is your solo. You can get small plates or a main meal will be sufficient.
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