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Restaurant El Meson

) #1,209 of 4,745 Restaurants in Montreal $$ - $$$ Mexican, Latin
1678, Boulevard St. Joseph, Montreal, Quebec H8S 2N1, Canada
+1 514-634-0442
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  • Excellent22%
  • Very good46%
  • Average11%
  • Poor7%
  • Terrible14%
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Mexican, Latin
$$ - $$$
1678, Boulevard St. Joseph, Montreal, Quebec H8S 2N1, Canada
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Reviewed 18 May 2017 via mobile

I lived in California for four years and this is the best I've found in Montreal since then. Authentic, flavourful, fresh, huge portions. Limited seating so reserve ahead. Must !!'

Thank MDec14
Reviewed 26 April 2017

Great food, lovely people. one of the best Mexican cuisine in Montreal! the stuffed peppers are sooo good! We also had the civiche- YUM and the guacamole- ALSO YUM! The terasse in the back is great to sit out in the warmer months

Thank Blueyes1683
Reviewed 4 January 2017 via mobile

Mexican food is my absolute favorite and I can compare this to going to Mexico to pick up my dish. Prices are very reasonable and the staff is polite. All food is authentic and freshly made everyday! I had the chicken enchiladas and drooled the...More

Thank Melly6359
Reviewed 13 November 2016

I really do not know what other people ordered that they gave such good reviews about that place. to be honest we went there to eat the enchiladas, as a real Mexican food. We also took some soup, was very bad. The enchiladas were disgusting...More

Thank Adelya1978
Reviewed 23 October 2016

The service was worse than the food and the food, was horrible. Lets start with the waitress who clearly couldn't speak English OR French. We repeated our orders at least three times and we certain when she walked away, we were not getting what we...More

Thank Nadine C
Reviewed 14 October 2016 via mobile

After our business meeting we needed a place to grab a bite of lunch and found this little Mexican place. The service was good and we were seated and served almost immediately. The decor is very cute and traditional and the restaurant has been open...More

Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

My wife and I stopped in for dinner. I had tacos. Tough beef rolled up in white flour tortillas drenched in watery tomatoe sauce with a dollop of sour cream, shredded lettuce and cheese on top. Rice and refried beans were really boring. Actually my...More

Thank Tom C
Reviewed 6 September 2016 via mobile

absolutely horrible food , horrible service and what a rip off ... they take advantage of their customers and need to CLEAN the restaurant ... they are one step up from a farm at this point ... good luck if you plan on eating at...More

Thank assomo f
Reviewed 3 September 2016

Service and quality of the food was great! Had the bean soup and avocado nacho dip to start, both very good. Fajitas and tacos as the main meals were good as well. No complaints. Sangria could've had some fruit in it to kick it up...More

Thank cassandjay2016
Reviewed 18 August 2016

We had lunch on a hot day and were happy to be in the shade on a very pretty terrasse. I had the avocado stuffed with shrimp and tilapia on a bed of salad. It came with tortilla soup and coffee. It was delicious. My...More

Thank sanka65
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Dinner, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout
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Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1678, Boulevard St. Joseph, Montreal, Quebec H8S 2N1, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Quebec  >  Montreal
  • Phone Number: +1 514-634-0442
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