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“fusion Mediterranean”
Review of Cielo Tapas - CLOSED

Cielo Tapas
Cuisines: Spanish
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Dining options: Late Night, Reservations
Neighborhood: Le Plateau Mont-Royal
Reviewed November 24, 2012

it was a delightful evening. We started with the Cesar salad, crispy tasty not overly rich - the cheese was excellent quality. Calamari was fresh, lightly battered served with a seasoned mayo and spicy marinara sauce. We had sausage served with a tomato paste and olive tampenade - delicate flavors as was the garlic shrimp - a bit shy with the garlic. The lamb chops were juicy & tender, served with a demi-glace wine reduction. The meal was nicely ended with a chocolate souffle topped with a small ball of vanilla ice-cream, tiramisiu both garnished with fresh blueberries and filter coffee (mediocre) the only thing this evening that was. The plates' presentation as well as the attentive but casual service was outstanding.

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2  Thank jufu2
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Reviewed October 15, 2012

Went there with a group of friend's, and even with a Tuango coupon for two (clearly not enough, but we added on the side) it was still expensive for what we got. The restaurant is beautiful, the ambiance is quite nice decent (not noisy, not honestly "atmospheric/cheerful" as in a bistro but not dead either), the service decent and the food not bad (mostly hits but some misses). Choice of wine by glass quite limited.

However this is the problem with the restaurant: nothing was a "wow" (food, ambiance, service) and definitley a low value ratio.

If you like Tapas I would recommend Pinxto on Rue Roy. Been there 3 times and wasn't disappointed

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Thank spartac
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Reviewed October 9, 2012

This was my third visit to this restaurant. I strongly recommend the Boeuf Tartare and the Octopus, eventhough all the other things I have tried there were exellent. Some of you said the portions are too small, but you MUST remember that what you are eating are tapas which are like entrées. If you really want a bad tapas experience try RIDI and you'll be leaving more than hungry and not at all happy that you have been taken for a ride ........ Plus the salads are great!

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2  Thank Aline T
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Reviewed August 8, 2012

We went to this place with a discount coupon. The service was top notch from beginning to end. We were offered salad or soup then option of 2 tapas or any plate on the table d'hote menu. My girlfriend tried the seafood linguine and I had the Osso boco with Risotto. We are not big eaters so the portions were excellent for us. It was delicious. We ordered a bottle of wine.. price was very reasonable. And the dessert was fabulous.

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2  Thank humm64
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Reviewed June 28, 2012

We were 3 adults.the service. is excellent.the quality of the food is excellent .however the tapas themselves were very ordinary.no special flavours hit you in the mouth.
Presentation was very nice.
Wine prices are reasonable

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1  Thank Pharmasi
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