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Societe des Alcools du Quebec (SAQ)

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SAQ - Place d'Armes and Boulevard St Laurent

If you are looking for a very good selection of wines in downtown Montreal, these are two very good... read more

Reviewed 29 December 2017
Scottsdale, Arizona
Good selection of wines

The SAQ liquor stores are located throughout the Quebec Province and there are several in Montreal... read more

Reviewed 18 September 2015
David B
Georgetown, TX
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29 Dec 2017
“SAQ - Place d'Armes and Boulevard St Laurent”
5 May 2018
“Friendly staff”
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905, avenue De Lorimier, Montreal, Quebec H2K 3V9, Canada
Olympic Park & Hochelaga-Maisonneuve (HoMa)
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Reviewed 6 May 2018 via mobile

The customer service at SAQ was phenomenal. The gentleman who helped us was very knowledgeable. He was even honest about if he tried the alcohol or not. Helped us make a couple of desicions. Thank you for the great service!

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Reviewed 29 December 2017

If you are looking for a very good selection of wines in downtown Montreal, these are two very good locations to find them. Both stores have an impressive collection of French wines. If you are stuck on California wines, there are some, but it is...More

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Reviewed 28 July 2017

We went to several SAQs in Montreal and Quebec City, but not this particular one. In addition to the regular SAQs, there are SAQ Express with limited offerings or SAQ Selection that offer a greater variety than what is sold in regular SAQs. We find...More

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Reviewed 18 February 2016 via mobile

Racist as hell, if you are not Quebecor they literally rude mean sometimes even laugh at your face, too bad I drink a lot of wine going there always have been an hassle

3  Thank Ruth A
Reviewed 18 September 2015

The SAQ liquor stores are located throughout the Quebec Province and there are several in Montreal. A convenient location for tourists in the Old Montreal area is located at the corner of Notre-Dame and Saint-Sulpice (next to the Notre-Dame Basilica). There is a reasonable selection...More

Thank David B
Reviewed 15 May 2015

There are many SAQ outlets in the city, but the premier location is the one on 70 Rue Ste. Catherine W near the Metro. It is the only one that they call "Signature" and for a reason. Access is by a lift to the ground...More

1  Thank HenryGreenHills
Reviewed 3 May 2014

The staff at the Duluth and st Denis location are RACIST and dislike anglophones. If you show up just before closing, they will physically kick you out. I was assaulted by a French girl (assuming management) staff there because she was being horrendously rude and...More

2  Thank Divine321
Reviewed 29 April 2013

How does the provincially run liquor and wine business rates when measured against most wine stores that are in the private sector in western europe or the usa? Monopoly is a type of (benevolent ) autocracy: it can do pretty well what it pleases and...More

2  Thank madeira10
Reviewed 15 March 2013

Have a nice selection, check promotions as they make sense, good advice from specialists on the floor. A bit expensive. Have a section with cold alcohol when needed as some restaurants near by accept bring your own wine which is famous in Quebec. Secure, no...More

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