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Les Deux Singes de Montarvie

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Le Plateau Mont-Royal
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176 Rue Saint Viateur West, Montreal, Quebec H2T 2L3, Canada (De l'Esplanade & Waverly)
+1 514-278-6854
Tue 6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Wed 12:00 am - 10:30 pm
Thu - Sat 6:00 pm - 10:30 pm
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Spring Lake, New Jersey
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29 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 days ago NEW

Les Deux Singes only offers tasting menus (one of which is vegetarian). So, the choices are limited. But, we found that the chef was very willing to accommodate some specific requests that we had. Other than that, I recommend that you trust the chef's vision and you will be rewarded with an outstanding dinner. Each of the courses was beautifully... More 

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London, United Kingdom
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25 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

What an amazing place this is - one of the top few meals we have ever had and we eat out at a lot of lovely restaurants. Extremely casual ambience, but don't be fooled the food really is exceptional - exquisite and unexpected flavours. Our best meal on our holiday in Canada by a long way.

Thank croffley
Charlottesville, Virginia
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5 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

A tremendous place. My wife and I went to Les Deux Singes de Montarvie last Saturday for dinner. We were not disappointed. When we arrived, we found our name on a small chalkboard sitting on what was our table. The decor is eclectic--very, very eclectic--but somehow works well. The restaurant has the feel of a small, quirky neighborhood restaurant, even... More 

Thank pertristis
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

If you feel like getting of the downtownarea, the Mile end area is a great spot forma nice walk etc... Les singes de montarvie is a great table. You will not be impressed by the appearance of the restaurant outside but do walk in as " les apparences sont tromoeuses" This is a great spot for a romantic evening.

Thank TheWiseFox
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42 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had dinner here this evening and the food was beyond wonderful. The flavors were perfectly balanced and delicious. The presentation was true art on a plate. Highly recommend to anyone in Montreal. Plan ahead it is a small restaurant that you do not want to miss.

Thank Kim E
Montreal, Canada
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

The place looks a little shabby but don't be fooled. The menu is fixed, tasting menu, so your choice is either vegetarian or not. Everything was delicious and the service was excellent as they have only a dozen tables. The ambiance is a little stale but if you're a foodie it's definitely for you.

Thank pierres164
Montreal, Canada
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

You feel at home in this delicious place! The owner is very nice and loves her job, the chef is renowned from coast to coast

Thank jubbah
Montreal, Canada
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15 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 19 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago

Friends of ours recommended this wonderful little restaurant without defining the experience so trusting in them we made a reservation which is always difficult. The restaurant is very small and unassuming. As usual we choose the seats at the food bar as we like to watch the food in preparation. In our opinion these are the best seats in the... More 

Thank David H
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11 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

i went there with family to celebrate my sister and brother in law small wedding.. we reserved the full restaurant back 3-4 years ago the food and the service was very good. then went back a party of 4 and we had a blast. to try!

Thank France P
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18 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I been here a few times, the food is very good, though it's a small place and reservation need to be done well ahead. The food is of high quality but I wish there was more selection as I don't eat seafood, lamb or any wild game nor pork. I did however find good things to eat anyway but I... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    5 of 5 stars
    5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
Average prices
$40 - $50
International, French, European
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Special occasions
Open Hours
6:00 pm - 10:00 pm
12:00 am - 10:30 pm
6:00 pm - 10:30 pm
6:00 pm - 10:30 pm
6:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 176 Rue Saint Viateur West, Montreal, Quebec H2T 2L3, Canada
    (De l'Esplanade & Waverly)
  • Public Transportation: Metro Rosemont. Bus 55 St-Laurent, stop at St-Viateur Street.
  • Location: Canada  >  Quebec  >  Montreal>  > Le Plateau Mont-Royal
  • Neighborhood: Le Plateau Mont-Royal
  • Phone Number: +1 514-278-6854

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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in Le Plateau Mont-Royal

Neighborhood Profile
Le Plateau Mont-Royal
Go native in Plateau Mont-Royal, where bespoke shopping, hip eateries, and wacky paint jobs attract locals and transplants alike, making it one of the city's most diverse and distinctly authentic experiences. A creative hub, Montreal's artistic elite pack the cafes along Rue Saint-Denis, where young painters and fashion designers draw inspiration from the playful murals and stately Victorian homes that dot the Plateau's side streets. Not a major sightseeing destination, a visit to Plateau Mont-Royal allows you to enjoy a local perspective, soaking in indie films, latte art, contemporary galleries, and the city's best bagels. A center of polyglot culture, Québécois accents mingle with shades of Portuguese, Greek, and Hebrew in the area's iconic Mile End district, where restaurants straddle chic designer boutiques, serving up chorizo and caldo verde. Friendliest to those on foot, it's a jungle of colorful awnings and sidewalk umbrellas, pedestrian walks and luxury shopping.