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Le Grand Comptoir

) #532 of 4,745 Restaurants in Montreal $$ - $$$ French
1225 Phillips, Montreal, Quebec H3B 3E9, Canada
+1 514-393-3295
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  • Excellent44%
  • Very good39%
  • Average14%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“escargot” (7 reviews)
“duck” (9 reviews)
“soup” (14 reviews)
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1225 Phillips, Montreal, Quebec H3B 3E9, Canada
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Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

Two of us on the terrace at lunch time. The only 55 minutes outside ! Reservation is recommended at lunch time. It's quick assuming menus are given to you. When you choice is made, based on our experience today. .. wave, make signs so that...More

Thank RoxidouNoiro
Reviewed 18 March 2017

23 yrs old but still good bistro food and warm service . Decor hasn' t changed - it could do with a refresher and a little more pleasant background music.

Thank danf54
Reviewed 31 December 2016 via mobile

Having recently been in Paris we came here hoping for a similar bistro experience, unfortunately it didn't quite work out that way. The service was good and friendly, but the food was very average and (in my opinion) over-priced. We started with the escargots hoping...More

Thank Chaz B
Reviewed 30 October 2016

After Toronto and fine dinning in very expensive restaurants, In Montreal we decided to take it easy and have what we've thought would be more authentic and less expensive. Cannot really brand Le Grand Comptoir as cheep but after dinning there with 2 small kids...More

Thank Kamham
Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

What a fine, right next to the busy shopping street of St Catherine's, traditional French bistro, very good value send excellent service. We had the meal of the day, the soup was delicious as was the casserole, very tender meat, you could eat it with...More

Thank JudyGraham
Reviewed 23 October 2016

This has been a go-to spot for me for many years. Excellent French bistro food, good affordable wine selection, solid pleasant service and portions that won't make you uncomfortable. I'm a big fan of the potage that is served with most meals. If you visit...More

Thank Matt A
Reviewed 7 October 2016

We went for dinner before a concert with a large group and the restaurant was very responsive on email and we added and adjusted our booking a number of times. The food was delicious and service was great. Nice bottles of wines suggested. The food...More

Thank JMark2014
Reviewed 26 September 2016

Ate here twice this trip...as good as it was 5 years ago.this is a great little place (includes outside seating) with a really traditional french canadian bistro menu. prices are very good also, so you can have a good meal and feel you had good...More

1  Thank r1manchester
Reviewed 11 September 2016

The 'plat du jour' was potage aux legumes with veal canneloni. The soup was almost like pea soup - average at best but the veal canneloni was very tasty. Avoid the tarte tartin - not up to expected restaurant quality. Service was exceptional. Quiet outdoor...More

Thank paddlerdave23
Reviewed 9 September 2016

Four of us stopped in for drinks and appetizers while we decided what to do next. The escargot was out of this world. Our server, Antonio, was terrific. We also had the smoked salmon and the goat cheese salad. The food and the service were...More

1  Thank Gerilyn B
Centre-Ville (Downtown)
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youth-culture hotspot, with hip bars, clubs, and
restaurants heavily peopled by students and young
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Outdoor Seating, Full Bar
Good for
Open Hours
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 21:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1225 Phillips, Montreal, Quebec H3B 3E9, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Quebec  >  Montreal>  > Centre-Ville (Downtown)
  • Neighbourhood: Centre-Ville (Downtown)
  • Phone Number: +1 514-393-3295
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