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Cafe Rococo

$$ - $$$
Neighbourhood:
Centre-Ville (Downtown)
Hungarian, European, Eastern European, Central European
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1650 Lincoln, Montreal, Quebec H3H 1H1, Canada
+1 514-938-2121
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17:00 - 21:00
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Tue - Fri 10:00 - 21:00
Sat 17:00 - 21:00
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Montreal, Canada
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15 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 14 November 2015

Traditional Hungarian Food...very friendly and kindly service...place in downtown Montreal.. If You want a festive cake can be ordered here...good and nice job :) A good place for family, friends, and businesses... I will recommend to everyone !

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Thank csilla1111
Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
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112 reviews
56 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 42 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2015

Small family run restaurant in western Montreal, near McGill University. The menu is limited but the dinner was prepared authentically in a quaint setting. Recommend if you are seeking something different from the run of the mill, steak, seafood or vegetarian.

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1 Thank tibizzi
Oakville, Ontario, Canada
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 August 2015 via mobile

Fantastic truly authentic Hungarian food, a delightful place and superb hosts. A must visit culinary treasure in Montreal

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Thank Robert L
Venice, Florida
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22 reviews
17 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 June 2015

We thoroughly enjoyed our delicious lunch at this charming hidden treasure! The goulash soup tasted spicy, but was not overpowering. My husband enjoyed their traditional fish soup, which smelled heavenly ( I was jealous of his choice!). We split the Esterhazy cake for dessert. To die for!

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Thank Susie Z
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 December 2014

Excellent food, top-notch service. Make sure you stay for dessert - all homemade and out of this world! Great prices too. Restaurant doesn't look like much from the outside, but well worth a visit - we'll be back!

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1 Thank KinumOttawa
Montreal, Canada
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95 reviews
48 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 November 2014

We go to this restaurant now and then for Hungarian food: goulash, stuffed cabbage, chicken liver ... everything is excellent in taste and quantity, real family food. The Hungarian lady who does the service is very kind, her husband does the cooking. The wine is reasonably priced, we had a bottle of Hungarian Riesling that was excellent, and don't miss... More 

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Thank RALF013
Washington DC
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189 reviews
99 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 94 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 August 2014

Cafe Rococo is a fresh change from the tons of Kabob places that dot the downtown Montreal. We stepped in for lunch trying to find a place to get food late in the afternoon. The owners were gracious and the menu was interesting. It has the traditional Hungarian fare and the food is tasty.

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Montreal, Canada
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18 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 18 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 July 2014

Had a quick lunch, didn't have much time. As soon as you get near you can smell the lovely aroma coming from the kitchen. Cold Cherry soup (It's meant to be that way) was very tasty but might not be for everyone. Rice and sausage and salad. The sausage had such a fantastic flavour! Imported beer was a bit expensive... More 

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1 Thank SteveMontrealLaval
Northfield, Minnesota
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64 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 54 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 June 2014

We were delighted to find such a cozy restaurant with such excellent Hungarian food. The salad was very fresh and most creatively dressed, but the highlights were our main dishes. It is very clear that they put a great deal of thought into their recipes and then take the time to prepare them well. The beef and the duck were... More 

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2 Thank Rosecrans
Montreal, Canada
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55 reviews
22 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 25 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 April 2014

The soups and the pastries, cakes are first rate. The dish menu is somewhat restricted but the veal goulash is a must.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Hungarian, European, Eastern European, Central European
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff
Open Hours
Tuesday
10:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 21:00
Thursday
10:00 - 21:00
Friday
10:00 - 21:00
Saturday
17:00 - 21:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1650 Lincoln, Montreal, Quebec H3H 1H1, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Quebec  >  Montreal>  > Centre-Ville (Downtown)
  • Neighbourhood: Centre-Ville (Downtown)
  • Phone Number: +1 514-938-2121

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
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  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

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Centre-Ville (Downtown)
Montreal's towering skyline is concentrated in the Downtown area, its nexus of commerce and commercialism. A suffusion of luxury hotels, flagship stores, high-end restaurants, and corporate headquarters characterize the neighborhood, which by nightfall transforms from a business district into a youth-culture hotspot, with hip bars, clubs, and restaurants heavily peopled by students and young professionals. The once-seat of millionaire's 'Golden Square Mile', an incongruity of stately mansions and dapper brownstones sit between glass skyscrapers, creating a visually lush urban landscape. Beneath the sidewalks lay the Underground City, the world's largest below-ground mall, a labyrinth of over 1,500 shops and eateries that echo the profusion of cafes, gallerias, cinemas, and fashion outlets above. From the scholarly array at McGill University to the carousing crowds of Rue Crescent, visit Downtown to shop by day for what you'll wear there by night.
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