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“Excellent Food & Service!”
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Ranked #15 of 1,530 Restaurants in Quebec City
Certificate of Excellence
Price range: $25 - $100
Cuisines: French
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Restaurant details
Good for: Romantic, Special occasions, Business meetings
Dining options: Late Night, Breakfast, Dinner, Lunch, Reservations
Dining style: Fine Dining
Neighborhood: Downtown Quebec City
Cross street: Des Jardins
Description: 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.
Reviewed April 28, 2013

My husband & I dined at Le Continental during our visit to Quebec city, and were delighted with our wonderful choice, given it was excellent! From the excellent food (I had the salmon, which was one of the best I ever had) to the great service by our waiter Pierre, everything was simply perfect! Thank you to the entire staff at Le Continental who work hard to provide excellent food & service to their clientele...we shall definitely be back again when we visit Quebec city.
Merci beaucoup :o)

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Reviewed April 24, 2013

After carefully reading Trip Advisor reviews and having a peak at this restaurant beforehand, we chose it for our final evening in Quebec.

From the moment we arrived until the moment we left, we were truly taken back in time to an era when dining was not just food and atmosphere, but the entire experience. Wait-staff in white jackets; fine linen tablecloths; relaxing music; beautiful ambiance.

Our wait-staff Alberto was so thoughtful, skilled and charming. My wife 'fell' for him (almost literally! She leaned over in her chair and almost took a tumble...Alberto was there to rescue her so we had a good laugh about her 'falling' for Alberto!).

Alberto prepared the filet mignon in the 'pot' at table, and it was a culinary masterpiece. The aromas created by the butter, herbs and beef were so appetizing. The flavour was unbelievable! My wife had the snow crab in tulip. Alberto explained to us that the crab is flown in from northern Quebec and is caught by one fishing company that is the exclusive supplier for Le Continental. It was already cracked and ready to eat...scrumptious.

I could go on, but let me just say that top contributors like myself have rated this restaurant 5-star, and there is a reason for that. Trust TOP contributors and treat yourself to this once-in-a-lifetime experience. You'll be glad you did!

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1  Thank VACanuck
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Reviewed April 22, 2013

Excellent meal and service. My spouse had the salmon which she said ws the best she ever had. The veal was very tasty. The ceasar salad was made in front of us, and correctly spiced. Desserts were good, the maple syrup pie wsa good, but the pastry was a bit soft. Still very good, but i have had much better.

2  Thank StobKent1
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Reviewed April 9, 2013 via mobile

i remember going here in high school and college on a trip. it was like it never changed. LOVED the fog legs...it taste like chicken.....LOL ask for a table near the back...more private. service was great.

Jerry Ehrlich from the Great City of Philadelphia

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1  Thank Jerry E
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Reviewed April 8, 2013

Overall, I have to say that this is the stereotypical arrogant service. Yes, very fancy and over-the-top service, but be prepared to be looked down at if you haven't over-dressed. Meanwhile the food was good but did not live up to the expectations of the environment.
So, if you're looking for instantaneous service from a battalion of waiters, then this is your place.

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1  Thank jim b
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