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Le Continental

26 Rue St-Louis, Quebec City, Quebec G1R 3Y9, Canada
+1 418-694-9995
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good15%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“flambe” (172 reviews)
“filet mignon” (169 reviews)
“caesar salad” (146 reviews)
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French, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
26 Rue St-Louis, Quebec City, Quebec G1R 3Y9, Canada
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Reviewed yesterday

Classic French, made extra special with many of the dishes prepared table side by outstanding waiters. The first night we dined here, I canceled a reservation for a different top rated Q City restaurant, and made another so we could come back to Le Continental....More

Date of visit: October 2018
Reviewed 1 week ago

The experience of going to this restaurant is worth the price. The waiters train for several years to get their white jackets and be allowed to cook at your table. Known for their flambé meats, they also do flambé desserts and make Caesar salad at...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Christine G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I are on a ski vacation with our three kids. My father had recommended this restaurant and insisted we go as his treat. We had one of the best experiences. I was worried the restaurant would feel pretentious but it was anything...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank SarahEliz
Reviewed 1 week ago

One of our best dining experiences ever! We came here because we saw an episode of Anthony Bourdain where he ate at this restaurant. It really was amazing, French cooking at its finest! We started with Cesar salad for two and then the Filet Mignon...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Restefania
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

During the past 5 years I came to this place for the flambé meat. Everything was perfect until this time where I have the worst experience in many years: - air conditioner/ heater was not working well (in winter!!!) - 2.5 hour of waiting (with...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank christiangK3647YZ
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The restaurant was just superb. Very professional, from the coat check, to the chief. Food and presentation was awesome. Just a fantastic experience. Highly recommended!!

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank 257maryz
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Let's just start by saying if you're not planning on spending much money, do not come here. The place is extremely fancy that comes with a hefty price tag. But that being said it's WORTH IT! First of the building itself is beautiful. In near...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank TrooperMax
Reviewed December 11, 2018

Had a special celebration at le continental, had been recommended & didn’t disappoint. Service was attentive & menu had a good variety to select from. Great location . Nice presentation of food ...I ordered steak which was ok but next time think I’ll go for...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Ann P
Reviewed December 8, 2018

Ok. I will admit it. I love this kind of restaurant. Probably because when I started in restaurants, this kind of thing was the norm. I love everything about classic French cuisine done right. So after catching an episode of Parts Unknown with the late,...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Christopher E
Reviewed December 8, 2018 via mobile

The restaurant was beautiful. Perfect for a cold Quebec night. Dark interior, intimate atmosphere, waiters in suits. Charming! Service was excellent. We had the chateaubriand. Definitely recommend. On the expensive side, but you won’t be disappointed. The quality of the food and the ambiance make...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank JMCEBailey
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August 27, 2018|
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Response from Mel02138 | Reviewed this property |
Resort casual - slacks, nice shirt.. no need to be fancy. If you want to dress up you can as well and you won't feel out of place.
Bibi A
July 21, 2018|
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Response from Zeyad M | Reviewed this property |
Hello, we were four, no Flampe, about 200
July 7, 2017|
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Response from MargaretO784 | Reviewed this property |
I agree with the others. If your children are accustomed to fine dining, they will be welcome.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
$25 - $100
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Large groups, Romantic, Special occasions, Local cuisine, Business meetings
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
4:00 PM - 10:30 PM
4:00 PM - 10:30 PM
4:00 PM - 10:30 PM
4:00 PM - 10:30 PM
4:00 PM - 10:30 PM
5:00 PM - 10:30 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 26 Rue St-Louis, Quebec City, Quebec G1R 3Y9, Canada
    (Des Jardins)
  • Location: Canada  >  Quebec  >  Quebec City>  > Downtown Quebec City
  • Neighborhood: Downtown Quebec City
  • Phone Number: +1 418-694-9995
Total EnjoymentIn the gourmet world of Le Continental, traditional cuisine is classical. Enjoy the perfect service, the great flambéed dishes that pay tribute to the delicious French cuisine. The Continental's wine cellar is most impressive with its board of famous selection of French, Italian and American wines. It offers a choice of more than five thousand bottles, four hundred different varieties from Grands Crus classés to affordable prices.
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