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Domaine du Vieux Couvent

292, Route 199 | Ile du Havre aux Maisons , Iles de la Madeleine, Quebec G4T 5A4, Canada
+1 418-969-2233
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good28%
  • Average18%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible4%
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“mussels” (4 reviews)
“steak” (3 reviews)
“seafood” (4 reviews)
Restaurant Hours
Seafood, Canadian
$$ - $$$
292, Route 199 | Ile du Havre aux Maisons , Iles de la Madeleine, Quebec G4T 5A4, Canada
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Reviewed October 10, 2017

This dining room was quite busy while we were there- an indication of its popularity. The wait staff were cheerful and very efficient. The food was superb...fresh, hot and nicely presented. The dining room had lots of windows affording great views of the Gulf. My...More

Thank Joanne P
Reviewed September 18, 2017

Used to be a convent now it is an hotel and restaurant. What a restaurant very clean, great view of the ocean, great food staff extremely polite and devoted to their work.

Thank Sylvie M
Reviewed August 8, 2017

The Domaine is not cheap but has excellent food with excellent service plus windows on three sides allowing you to gaze over the Gulf of St. Lawrence while dining. Best to make a reservation on any Friday or Saturday especially if you won't have a...More

Thank Bill M
Reviewed July 8, 2017

Excellent view, and food, especially the burger and fries, miam miam... Only thing is the service is very slow, so not a good place if you are in a rush, but if not, then it is highly recommended. Thank you!

Thank YannLavoie
Reviewed July 5, 2017

The Iles de Madeline is not a place most people think of when visiting Canada. It is however worth the trip. The island is accessible only by ferry or plane. We took the ferry from Souris, Prince Edward Island. The trip is 5 hours but...More

Thank NanaK47
Reviewed July 5, 2017

The Couvent is stunningly located but the outside doesn't give a clue about the inside - a thoroughly modern, very upscale inn that has the look/feel that it was done by a top designer. BTW - the staff are amazing - welcoming and totally professional....More

Thank Harry W
Reviewed May 30, 2017

Simply worked local products, for a delightful result. Fish, shellfish, beef, everything comes from the island, like vegetables in season. The chef respects the products, and it shows!

Thank Claire619
Reviewed May 15, 2017

The only place to stay in the Madeline Islands is here!! The owner, Reggie, could not have been nicer or more helpful. He gave us an itinerary each day of things not to miss, like where to hike, eat, & visit certain museums. Then to...More

Thank Carolsailor
Reviewed January 30, 2017

This is our go to place on Iles de la Madeleine. The food, the service, the setting, the ambiance all simply stunning. The best place to eat and stay on the islands. The quality and sense of customer service makes you want to return time...More

Thank Julie L
Reviewed October 9, 2016

This place is a classic case of over pricing and under delivering. We went here for dinner and I had some very tough watery and tasteless halibut, accompanied by root vegetables that were only middling. My husband had some very good mussels as a starter...More

Thank GneissGirl
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Seafood, Canadian
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Romantic, Families with children, Large groups, Business meetings, Special occasions
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 292, Route 199 | Ile du Havre aux Maisons , Iles de la Madeleine, Quebec G4T 5A4, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Quebec  >  Iles de la Madeleine  >  Ile du Havre aux Maisons
  • Phone Number: +1 418-969-2233
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