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Le Nil Bleu

3706 St Denis, Montreal, Quebec H2X 3L7, Canada
+1 514-285-4628
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good33%
  • Average8%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible2%
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“tasting menu” (37 reviews)
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African, Ethiopian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
3706 St Denis, Montreal, Quebec H2X 3L7, Canada
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very happy to have this restaurant as my first Ethiopian food experience. The steak tartar and the lamb entree in the tasting plate were among the great dishes of the night. The sampler was bit heavy on the vegetarian side in my opinion, but the...More

1  Thank sneakyright
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We consider ourselves foodies and thought this one of the best meals we have enjoyed on vacation. We had the tasting menu for 2 including appetizers,meat offerings,fresh injera (Ethiopian bread) and imaginative dessert and tea. The food was well spiced and served at the proper...More

2  Thank DallasPaza
Reviewed August 14, 2018

We had a really wonderful meal at Le Nil Bieu. We had the vegetarian tasting platter for two people, but it would have fed three people. So many different dishes and all tasted great. Wonderful cake for dessert. Good value and nice staff. We really...More

1  Thank honbun
Reviewed August 12, 2018

I have going to this place for years and never was I disappointed. They deliver each time without a doubt at a very reasonable price. Everything on the menu is a delight and there is something for everyone.. If you are looking for awesome and...More

Thank Yasmine J
Reviewed July 15, 2018

This is the 2nd time I had the pleasure of dining at the Blue Nile. Ethiopian food is so much fun to eat in a group and my group savored every bit of our delicious mostly vegetarian meal. Try the interesting beers. We loved them.

Thank Taosharon
Reviewed July 1, 2018 via mobile

We are vegetarian /vegan and this was EXCELLENT!! There were 4 of us. We had the tasting plan for 2 and the veg platter for 2 and that was plenty of food. The quality was great, service very friendly. Highly recommend!

Thank GI_JoeOrlando
Reviewed June 26, 2018

In my opinion this is one of the best Ethiopian restaurants north of Washington DC, and I have been to almost all the good ones in Canada. You must try the Doro Wat, a chicken stew dish which is considered by many to be the...More

Thank Lawrence K
Reviewed June 19, 2018 via mobile

We went with a group of people (around 12 ) for a family event last Sunday. I usually like this place and I go often , but this time it was really disappointing. It took 1 hour and 40 minutes to get the first and...More

1  Thank A M
Reviewed June 16, 2018

This place is absolutely divine. The Blue Nile offers quite a mixture with its cool and classy eating area (even has a white baby grand piano) and the warm spicyness of the food. Just loved every morcel of what we were served. We chose the...More

Thank Startrekkers
Reviewed June 7, 2018

After reading good reviews for this Ethiopian restaurant, we were excited to check it out! Here we go: The Maître d'hotel awaits you in some kind of 'glass cabin' inside the restaurant, something I have never seen anywhere in my whole life, quite interesting I...More

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April 24, 2015|
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Response from 6,979 | Property representative |
Hello sir, Injera is gluten free, although, it may have been in contact with gluten. Hence, people who have an allergy should not consume the injera.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Large groups, Special occasions, Families with children, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
12:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3706 St Denis, Montreal, Quebec H2X 3L7, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Quebec  >  Montreal>  > Le Plateau Mont-Royal
  • Neighborhood: Le Plateau Mont-Royal
  • Phone Number: +1 514-285-4628
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