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Restaurant Candide

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Certificate of Excellence2017 - 2018 Winner


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Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I enjoyed a delicious four-course dinner with wine pairings at Candide. It is a warm lovely space attached to the backside of a church. Before our dinner we sampled fresh oysters with a little bubbly and after dinner our coffee was served...More

Date of visit: April 2019
Thank mariamF9570LN
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

What a fantastic meal five courses all presented to perfection . Each dish just the right size with the lamb main presented with a mix of delightful dark berry sauce and mushroom plus radish accompaniment . Fixed menu with small choice but all the better...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Miles R
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

If you are looking for a refined dining experience, then add this quaint resto to your list. Reasonably priced tasting menu presented with pride and pleasure. Excellent customer attention and service. Food is different and delightful. This repurposed space offers up a warm and welcoming...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank Yerbury M
Reviewed February 23, 2019

Two things to know before going to Candide: It's a four-course set menu, with a choice on main course and a choice on dessert, but if you don't like other people deciding what you will eat, this is not for you. (That said, they are...More

Date of visit: February 2019
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Reviewed February 18, 2019

I have nothing bad to say about my dinner last night - 17 Feb 2019. The vegetable soup with a hint of espelette peppers was perfect for a winter evening. Next course was the roasted vegetables which were grilled with nice crispy edges - but...More

Date of visit: February 2019
Thank Anthony H
Reviewed February 17, 2019

Over the past few years, the Locavore movement has become very strong in Montreal. The desire to showcase local produce throughout the seasons has been the calling card for more and more restaurants in the city. Amongst the chefs who are best know for this...More

Date of visit: August 2018
Thank mjpilon
Reviewed January 6, 2019 via mobile

Located in the basement of an old church, candide was difficult to find, and well worth the hunt. It has a set menu and open kitchen, with lovely dim lighting and ample space for large parties and couples alike. The highlight was obviously the food...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank CUE_2015
Reviewed December 26, 2018 via mobile

Prix fix menu only. Excellent service, interesting food concept. I enjoyed my dinner here. Would recommend.

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank ATravelingSushi
Reviewed December 26, 2018

Each of four dishes we had was just outstanding with ingredients you would never think of putting together yourself. You are called the day before to make sure that you not allergic to anything they wish to prepare. Service great and the chief personally delivers...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank eHealth
Reviewed December 22, 2018

this restaurant is one of the best I've been to. It's in the middle of nowhere - more or less .Not far from the subway but I kept wondering on our walk to the restaurant, "really? an acclaimed restaurant is HERE?" But Montreal seems to...More

Date of visit: December 2018
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