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111 St-Paul E., Montreal, Quebec H2Y 1G7, Canada
+1 514-861-4562
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  • Excellent53%
  • Very good20%
  • Average12%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible8%
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“tapas” (13 reviews)
“mussels” (9 reviews)
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Seafood, Mediterranean, European, Portuguese, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
111 St-Paul E., Montreal, Quebec H2Y 1G7, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Probably one of the oldest Portuguese restaurants in Montreal. Right in the heart of the old port. We have been living close by for over a year, but as locals we stayed away from the proverbial tourist traps. What a mistake! The Solmar exceeded our...More

Thank ZS-MOW
Reviewed 1 week ago

Awesome Portuguese restaurant in Old Montreal. Up stairs away from the hustle and bustle. Try a few dishes off the Tapas Menu to get a good look at what is on offer. Save some room for dessert too. Service great too. We went twice and...More

1  Thank angeraynz
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Rue Saint Paul is a great walking street full of little tourist shops and restaurants. We happened to choose Solmar so we could sit outside to people watch. We were very pleasantly surprised to have an excellent meal with great service. We had rack of...More

Thank John N
Reviewed July 11, 2018 via mobile

What a great meal! Served flawlessly in an elegant-but-cozy old world atmosphere. Don't know why this place isn't packed. But it isn't which makes it even more pleasant--you can hear conversation! You are not cramped. Solmar's Portuguese cuisine is flavorful and fresh. The caldo verde...More

Thank 414margaret
Reviewed June 24, 2018

On a recent day trip to Montreal from Vermont, my daughter and I were wandering through the old city deciding where to have dinner. We happened on Solmar and made that our stop for our evening meal. And how delighted we were that we chose...More

1  Thank kpokalo
Reviewed June 22, 2018

This food was absolutely fantastic. The restaurant was intimate and romantic. Unfortunately, I was alone on a business trip. It was a rainy Monday night, and I had the restaurant to myself. I found the menu to be extensive and provided good value. The waiter,...More

Thank Linda F
Reviewed June 20, 2018

The service is A1 and the food is good too ! We had a table with a view of the main street in the Old Port.

Thank 312thanhtuann
Reviewed June 3, 2018 via mobile

My family and I were looking for a nice restaurant for dinner and decided to give Solmar a try. We had an overall splendid experience with superb service. Our waiter was very friendly and helpful in explaining the menu to us, and our food was...More

1  Thank Julie M
Reviewed May 28, 2018

Zero attention for our table. We had 3 waiters...lol never knew who s our waiter...they forgot to bring us bread...one of them threw the plate and spilled oil on the table. WE ASKED FOR A NAPKIN TO COVER THE OIL... The food came after more...More

1  Thank Mihela M
Reviewed May 25, 2018

It's a touristy place (of course it is!) and so we didn't expect excellent food or wine. Mediocre (at best) but the service was very friendly and the people watching was divine. It was a nice enough afternoon to sit outside which added to the...More

Thank Karen D
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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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
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  • Value
Average prices
$11 - $27
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Credit Cards
Good for
Business meetings, Romantic, Large groups
Open Hours
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
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11:00 AM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 111 St-Paul E., Montreal, Quebec H2Y 1G7, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Quebec  >  Montreal>  > Vieux-Montreal (Old Montreal)
  • Neighborhood: Vieux-Montreal (Old Montreal)
  • Phone Number: +1 514-861-4562
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