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L'Usine de Spaghetti

273, Rue Saint-Paul Est., Montreal, Quebec H2Y 1H1, Canada
+1 514-866-0963
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  • Excellent41%
  • Very good38%
  • Average13%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
Travelers talk about
“spaghetti” (48 reviews)
“meat sauce” (11 reviews)
“salmon” (9 reviews)
Open Now
11:30 am - 10:00 pmAll hours
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
273, Rue Saint-Paul Est., Montreal, Quebec H2Y 1H1, Canada
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Reviewed May 16, 2017

Nothing that stands out. A non attractive salad bar. Prices are ok service is ok but it definitely is not l'usine de spaghetti...

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Reviewed May 4, 2017

We went to that restaurant to have a quick supper before going to a show. I have to say that the service was made very kindly and with efficience. About the food: it was delicious but the portions were not so big considering the price....More

Thank Sylvie F
Reviewed April 27, 2017 via mobile

When I walked in on a Thursday evening at 8:05pm the staff seemed a bit put off as obviously they wanted to shut stuff down and clear the place out. They were cleaning the bar etc. Restaurant was quiet. Barely sat down and they asked...More

Thank B R
Reviewed April 27, 2017

Delicious food - so delicious we ended up coming here 2 of our 4 nights in Montreal. They have a salad bar that's complimentary with a pasta entree. The pasta's were amazing!!! Nice selection of wine and desserts were delicious. They treated my 4 and...More

Thank Tlta
Reviewed April 22, 2017 via mobile

It probably seems strange to go out for Italian food in Montreal, but it was fantastic! The food was great, the salad bar was interesting and tasty and included a lovely Fennel salad. I had a filet of salmon with pesto thin spaghetti. The ambience...More

Thank CindyFW
Reviewed April 21, 2017

We were looking for a simple place with simple food, to satisfy a somewhat fussy pre-teen diner. This place worked perfectly. We walked in without a reservation on a Friday evening (April), and had no trouble getting a table (admittedly, it was early, around 5:30...More

Thank Celesa H
Reviewed April 20, 2017

Used TA to help choose this venue based on reviews, food type and location. Ambiance is pleasant and our server was friendly and efficient, Superb garlic butter was served with mediocre rolls. Dinner was lasagna with meat sauce, Duo Sur Saint Dennis : 2 manicotti...More

Thank Howard P
Reviewed April 19, 2017 via mobile

This restaurant is simply amazing. We randomly went 10 years ago and keep going back to it ever since, when we are in Montreal. They make their own pasta, meat sauce is amazing, meal includes salad bar and bread with delicious garlic butter. I have...More

Thank Jo6666666
Reviewed April 7, 2017

The food here is nice but if you want pasta dishes as found in the Italian Peninsular, then you will be in for a disappointment. The meals included salad from the salad bar, which wasn't bad. The bread was nice, too, perhaps because we were...More

Thank Pibochen
Reviewed March 13, 2017

If you love pasta and enjoy eating in an European old world decor restaurant you will love to eat here. Right on Saint Paul not far from Notre-Dame-de-Bon-Secours Chapel for a Gospel Concert. Close to the old port, tourist attractions, restaurants, art galeries and just...More

Thank Monique G
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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Kathleen B
April 1, 2017|
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Response from Monique G | Reviewed this property |
It is pretty far from the Place des arts. I would take a taxi or the metro.
Paul S
November 5, 2016|
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Response from Blondie540 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, I don't remember, best to contact them directly.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$15 - $30
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Business meetings, Kids, Families with children, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Romantic, Large groups
Open Hours
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 9:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
11:30 am - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 273, Rue Saint-Paul Est., Montreal, Quebec H2Y 1H1, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Quebec  >  Montreal>  > Vieux-Montreal (Old Montreal)
  • Neighborhood: Vieux-Montreal (Old Montreal)
  • Phone Number: +1 514-866-0963
Old-Montreal Italian restaurant, L'Usine de Spaghetti, received is guest into a charming and warm ambiance with a succulent italian food. In May 1842, in the back room of this Italian restaurant, Mr. Charles Dickens wrote the notes for "A tales of two cities". Visit us and take advantage of our free salad bar.
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