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Restaurant Holder

407 McGill Street, Montreal, Quebec H2Y 2G3, Canada
+1 514-849-0333
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  • Excellent54%
  • Very good37%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (48 reviews)
“beef cheeks” (33 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 am - 11:00 pmAll hours
French, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options, Vegan Options
$$ - $$$
407 McGill Street, Montreal, Quebec H2Y 2G3, Canada
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Reviewed yesterday

My daughter and I had the french onion soup and shared a salad and the fish special. The fish was excellent...it must have been the dried tomatoes and seasonings on top. The waiters were all very helpful when we tried to make ourselves understood in...More

Thank Suzanne42013
Reviewed yesterday

My family enjoyed a wonderful meal here. We were seated by a window which is great with the kids and the got fish and chips and I enjoyed the beef bourguignon. Nice place but probably not the best for kids

Thank TGN002
Reviewed 3 days ago

Since we are heading to Quebec City this morning, my wife, 7 year old daughter, and I wanted to enjoy a great final night out for dinner. Special thanks to the team at the Renaissance for recommending Holder which is at the edge of Old...More

Reviewed 3 days ago

The Concierge at the Bonaventure Hotel suggested this restaurant and we were not disappointed. Three of us ordered the duck confit which was served with fingerling potatoes and was absolutely delicious. Another friend ordered "beef cheek" which is just what it says it is; we...More

Thank Jean C
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Desperately seeking food we were generously accommodated between seating and given a time limit. Good cocktails. Great wine. Excellent food. But pricey. Staff were very friendly considering how busy the restaurant became. The liver was great. The duck very good (but needed some jus). The...More

Thank David R
Reviewed 1 week ago

Great food, great service, nice atmosphere. Salads unique and a good portion. Hanger steak with shallots cooked to perfection. Love the Frittes! Great duck confit with crispy skin. Extremely attentive and friendly service, with a good bar, and a delicious cosmopolitan. Definite place to go...More

1  Thank Susiewright9
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Chose the restaurant for this dish. It met our expectations. It was more of a deconstructed version than traditional but still what we were looking. Service was great and the dining room is very nice. Our only complaint was that the temperature of the meal...More

Thank MichiganTrevor
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We sort of stumbled into Holder during a rainstrom and we were fortunate! Holder has an ambiance that reminds me of so many places in Paris(that's a good thing)! My wife ordered the mussels and I had the calamari. She loved her mussels and I'm...More

1  Thank rudyruru
Reviewed 1 week ago

As a Francophile from way back, I wanted a place for my first meal in Montreal that replicated to the greatest extent possible the French experience. Holder filled the bill in all respects: food (I had an omelet), service and ambience was superb. A great...More

1  Thank sps3800
Reviewed 1 week ago

We loved Restaurant Holder. Our family of 4 went there for dinner and enjoyed confit de canard (duck confit), frites, salad, and soupe a l'oignon. The service is great and the ambience is bustling and energetic. We would definitely return to this restaurant the next...More

Thank Jennifer S
Vieux-Montreal (Old Montreal)
The historic center of Montreal, Vieux-Port is home to
some of the city's most antiquated buildings and
picturesque streets. Along the waters of the St.
Lawrence River, the bank of Old Port features museums,
festivals, food stalls, and outdoor athletics, a
celebrated part of the city that explodes into
fireworks displays on warm summer nights. At its
center, street performers and artists compete with
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August 25, 2016|
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Response from 898emilys | Reviewed this property |
I agree. Probably give them a call, from my memory of my visit I think 45 could be a little tight.
July 17, 2016|
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Response from AndreSaintAmant | Reviewed this property |
I agree, casual chic!
March 20, 2016|
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Response from Pierre M | Reviewed this property |
You will have to park on the street close by Could be a challenge to find a spot
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Large groups, Romantic, Business meetings, Families with children, Special occasions, Bar scene
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
10:00 am - 3:00 pm
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
11:30 am - 11:00 pm
10:00 am - 3:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 am
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 407 McGill Street, Montreal, Quebec H2Y 2G3, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Quebec  >  Montreal>  > Vieux-Montreal (Old Montreal)
  • Neighborhood: Vieux-Montreal (Old Montreal)
  • Phone Number: +1 514-849-0333
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