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Restaurant Banlao

Cite Universitaire
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2690 Chemin Ste-Foy, Quebec City, Quebec G1V 1V4, Canada
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Closed now
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Sun - Sat 5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Mon - Fri 11:00 am - 2:00 pm
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Montreal, Canada
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We had a dinner in this place, amazing food, Moukta is awsome hostess, we had good time & good food, spicy chicken with shrimp , general tao , and that soup to start off plus salad before the final meal , awsome! You can even bring your own wine., i didn't and had it after in my hotel 😂😂😂😂.

Thank Iraj N
1 review
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 5, 2016 via mobile

My wife and I have tried several "bring your own wine" types of restaurant and now we end up always there! A lot of choices (table d'hôte), it's cheap, it's very tasty, what else do you want? I strongly recommend the thai soup and the spring rolls! Best in town!

Thank David B
A TripAdvisor Member
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 21, 2016 via mobile

Service was pleasant. Poor food watered down Panang which hadn't seen a peanut and lots of onion filler. Chicken basil had no basil. Disappointed after reading the reviews.

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
1 review
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 4, 2015 via mobile

One of the best restaurants for Thai food. This a gem in Quebec City. I recommend this to anyone who wants a good authentic Thai dish.

Thank Maria Tedim F
Toronto, Canada
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111 reviews
44 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 109 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 15, 2015

We didn’t know what to expect before arriving, but Banlao is a gem in the city where you don’t usually see much ethnic food. We went there during lunch and the place was packed, mainly with local Quebecer. We were actually attended by the owner who was one of the sweetest persons we met in the trip. She took the... More 

Thank MontfortOaks
Quebec, Canada
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31 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 10 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 4, 2015 via mobile

food is very very tasty and service is always smiling and friendly. Portiona are big and you can bring your own wine. only bad point is that sometimes the place is a bit crowded and noisy, but thats ok for the fact that the price is so low!

Thank levin757
Quebec City, Canada
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20 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 18, 2014

cheap, very good, a lot of choice, nice service, I do recommend it with family or in couple. Tasty fresh food :)

Thank mathlamontagne
Montreal, Canada
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 3, 2014

I was there with friends. Lovely staff, nice food, you can bring your own wine! I really enjoy my night there!

Thank mpbab
Savannah, Georgia
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17 reviews
13 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 11, 2014

Panang curry is my favorite, so I rate the Thai restaurants that I frequent with the degree of the flavor of the mentioned above dish. I asked for mildly hot, well it was rather sweet. For Americans traveling in Quebec, you should ask for the medium to even feel the tang. You can Bring Your Own Bottle which is a... More 

Thank Daniele P
Quebec City, Canada
1 review
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 24, 2014 via mobile

Food is definetly good for price but it wasn't astonishing. I took red curry and the sauce was kind of tasteless. My family member wasnt impress eithier.

Thank dirtyjack

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 stars
    4 of 5 stars
Average prices
$9 - $23
Asian, Thai
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Outdoor Seating
Good for
Families with children, Business meetings, Romantic, Dining on a budget
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
11:00 am - 2:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2690 Chemin Ste-Foy, Quebec City, Quebec G1V 1V4, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Quebec  >  Quebec City>  > Cite Universitaire
  • Neighborhood: Cite Universitaire
  • Phone Number: 418-652-8188

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?