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Le Piano Rouge

22 St Paul East, Montreal, Quebec H2Y 1G3, Canada
+1 514-439-3842
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Exceptional Experience

This is one of the most unique bars I have ever visited. We were attracted by the red piano in... read more

Reviewed 17 July 2012
kabul w
Burlington, Vermont
Great band.Friendly and fun atmosphere

Stumbled upon this place on a recent business trip to Montreal. Big red piano in the window... read more

Reviewed 17 June 2012
Glenn F
Halifax, Canada
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Sing, dance, laugh, play, relax and connectThe Piano Rouge will open your horizons to the many colors and emotions of this amazing instrument. The ‘’Rouge’’ fire of its passion will be unraveled through the notes of its keyboard from Soul Jazz, Classical to Pop joined by voice, other instruments or solo. The Piano Rouge will time travel from the past to present, from a Speakeasy style to World music discovering a variety of Pianists and ending the night with a Soul Funk DJ with Electronic highlights. The Piano Rouge will create a unique experience awakening all your senses with its cozy lounge atmosphere and its friendly interaction between employees, the music and you! Our Bistro Counter will charm you with its dishes while you discover one of our famous cocktails carefully prepared by a Cocktailogist. So enjoy!
  • Excellent60%
  • Very good19%
  • Average8%
  • Poor11%
  • Terrible2%
17 Nov 2013
“Great music, great vibe”
1 Oct 2013
“Great stop for a night cap accompanied by good live music.”
22 St Paul East, Montreal, Quebec H2Y 1G3, Canada
Vieux-Montreal (Old Montreal)
+1 514-439-3842
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Reviewed 17 July 2012

This is one of the most unique bars I have ever visited. We were attracted by the red piano in the window. The live entertainment was exceptional! There was a dj that played amazing classic house and hiphop. We had an amazing time!!!!

2  Thank kabul w
Reviewed 17 June 2012

Stumbled upon this place on a recent business trip to Montreal. Big red piano in the window. Friendly welcoming staff. Excellent martinis. Wonderful atmosphere.A small cozy place but somehow they managed to squeeze in a seven piece band including 3 horns playing an uptempo blend...More

2  Thank Glenn F
Reviewed 14 May 2012

If this place used to be a hip jazz bar it ain't any more. Total tourist trap. This is not where real music fans go to hear great music. Save your money!More

4  Thank Mr M
cocobrown75, Manager at Le Piano Rouge, responded to this reviewResponded 15 May 2012

Hello, It would be useful to everyone if you clarified exactly what aspects of the bar you did not like. We have an exceptional friendly and efficient staff Our music rooster often include world class musicians such as Jose James, Lorraine Klassen, Slim Williams, Obed...More

Reviewed 29 March 2012

Heard great things about this piano bar in the Old City of Montreal. Thought this venue would have a been an ideal place to hear real jazz, but turned out to be quite the opposite. Very packed environment, $10 cover, weak drinks (as they all...More

5  Thank abesinVT
cocobrown75, Manager at Le Piano Rouge, responded to this reviewResponded 10 April 2012

Hello, Thank you for taking the time to share your experience at Le Piano Rouge. We love having customer feedback as it helps us to continuously improve our service levels as well as clarify any misconceptions about what we offer. It seems that you were...More

Reviewed 17 January 2012

This place was just down the block from our hotel. We went on the night they had a singer featuring motown. There was a cover, but it wasn't much. I think it was $5 each. The place was crowded but we managed to find a...More

1  Thank shereen811
Reviewed 17 December 2011

Warm reception at the door from a very elegant gentleman. Great ambiance that is comfortable and elegant. The music was really soulful and musicians were clearly talented. An intimate space that caters to those in the know.

1  Thank Karine R
Reviewed 13 December 2011

This bar was great. My twenty-one year old son had us wait until the bar opened so he could ask to play the red piano that appears in the window. The staff was very obliging and allowed him to play a tune on the piano....More

Thank Cincygal993
Reviewed 16 November 2011

This spot was pleasant when we arrived - a bit of piano music coupled with some not-too-expensive cocktails. Not too pushy, either, about ordering. But our lounge singer, who came on around 8pm, was totally drunk, and not doing very well. It was a performance...More

1  Thank jlm2053
cocobrown75, Manager at Le Piano Rouge, responded to this reviewResponded 20 November 2011

Thank you for your very balance review of your experience @ Le Piano Rouge. We are very pleased when clients take the time to provide feedback as it helps us to continually improve our customers' experience. Please note that there is solo pianist who often...More

Reviewed 31 May 2011

I have just spent the the last month in Montreal, and the first place I went was Le Piano Rouge. It was a Friday night and the atmosphere was amazing. From the moment you walk through the door of Le Piano Rouge you feel welcome...More

3  Thank CurtisMregina
Reviewed 16 May 2011

Stumbled upon the Red piano by accident in old Montreal after they first opened. Had a great time that visit, and make it a point to visit there when in town - it's a great little spot for post-dinner music, and the staff and owner...More

Thank trent_doubledown
Vieux-Montreal (Old Montreal)
The historic centre of Montreal, Vieux-Port is home to
some of the city's most antiquated buildings and
picturesque streets. Along the waters of the St.
Lawrence River, the bank of Old Port features museums,
festivals, food stalls, and outdoor athletics, a
celebrated part of the city that explodes into
fireworks displays on warm summer nights. At its
centre, street performers and artists compete with
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