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Les Deux Gamins

170 Prince-Arthur East | Hotel de Ville, Plateau Mont-Royal, Montreal, Quebec H2X 1B7, Canada
+1 514-288-3389
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  • Excellent56%
  • Very good34%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
Travellers talk about
“duck confit” (25 reviews)
“onion soup” (11 reviews)
“hanger steak” (8 reviews)
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CUISINES
French, European
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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170 Prince-Arthur East | Hotel de Ville, Plateau Mont-Royal, Montreal, Quebec H2X 1B7, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago

After reading such wonderful reviews about this restaurant, we were extremely disappointed with the food that we received. With that being said, their French Onion Soup is EXCELLENT. We ordered two spring salad entrees, one with duck and one with salmon, and the salad consisted...More

Thank Karen R
valeriemt, Propietario at Les Deux Gamins, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Thank you for taking the time to share your feedback, we are truly sorry that you were disappointed with the two salads you ordered. We want to make all our guests happy and wish we would have known about your dissatisfaction when it occurred so...More

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went as a family (adult children) and found the staff to be welcoming and capable. The menu options were excellence, as were the wine choices, and everything we ate was tasty and well-prepared. Not all the staff speak English, but most do, so non-Francophone...More

Thank Gus B
valeriemt, Propietario at Les Deux Gamins, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to leave us your comments, we appreciate the feedback and are happy you and your family enjoyed our bistro. It is true that our first language is french but we also all speak a little english, and a few...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The steak and lamb shank wete both exquisite dishes. Place has great ambiance and excellent service. Will absolutely come back again to try the escargot and creme brulee as i heard both were phenomenal!!! 2 thumbs up

Thank Kelly K
valeriemt, Propietario at Les Deux Gamins, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Thank you for the review, we are more than happy to hear you enjoyed your meal. We look forward to your next visit, until then warm regards from the whole Les Deux Gamins team

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

The hotel where we stayed recommended this bistro style restaurant. The menu was very ‘french’ and everything we ate was simply delicious and also very different. We tried the chicken, pasta and beef - all were excellent. Not to be missed is the escargots -...More

Thank brendasboys
valeriemt, Propietario at Les Deux Gamins, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for sharing your review, we are thrilled you enjoyed your food and got to sample our french classics. We are sorry to hear about your dessert, we are changing seasons and adding to out staffing to avoid any future issues. We would be...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

To be honest, my wife and I went here because of decent TA reviews and we had a very hard time finding other choices open on a Monday night. It is in a strip of restaurants that appear to cater mostly to tourists. There is...More

1  Thank laborman1
valeriemt, Propietario at Les Deux Gamins, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Thank you for taking the time to leave your review,we are glad you and your wife got to try our bistro and we appreciate your feedback. The construction you encountered is very unfortunate, but it is also temporary and scheduled to be finished by June...More

Reviewed 22 April 2017 via mobile

Discovered this place quite a few years ago, and have been coming back every time I visit Montreal. They serve typical French bistro dishes, and they are very delicious, well presented, decently priced, and the atmosphere is always relaxing and welcoming. I come here mainly...More

Thank bbbicious
valeriemt, Propietario at Les Deux Gamins, responded to this reviewResponded 24 April 2017

Thank you for taking the time to leave your review, we are so very happy to hear from guests like yourself. We created this place to host people like you who get our plan to provide a place to eat affordable, traditional authentic french bistro...More

Reviewed 10 April 2017

After a long drive from Maine to Montreal this was a perfect first night within walking distance from our hotel. The food was great, atmosphere really nice and relaxing. The wine was really nice and the service was great as well. While the menu is...More

1  Thank 934ginih
valeriemt, Propietario at Les Deux Gamins, responded to this reviewResponded 11 April 2017

Thank you for taking the time to write your review, we appreciate the feedback and kind words. We are glad you found a place to unwind and relax after a long day of driving. We do indeed have a simple traditional bistro menu which allows...More

Reviewed 21 February 2017

went on Valentines day with my better half. We had such wonderful service and the food was outstanding great French Bistro we will be back to experience the terrace in the spring.More

2  Thank rk20172017
valeriemt, Propietario at Les Deux Gamins, responded to this reviewResponded 22 February 2017

Thank you for taking the time to leave suck a nice review, we appreciate the recommendation and rest assured we will be happy to welcome you back so you can try our wonderful outdoor seating, until then please accept our warmest wishes from the entire...More

Reviewed 3 January 2017

Very nice, small local restaurant. Delicious food, especially the duck confit. Nice atmosphere. Reasonable prices. We were referred here by our hotel and were very pleased.

1  Thank renee b
Reviewed 1 January 2017

I love this little place, so French. The staff were friendly but service was slow. They needed another server and we got there before the rush. Make reservations if you go after 6:30 or 7, even on a weeknight. The onion soup was a little...More

1  Thank Julie731
valeriemt, Owner at Les Deux Gamins, responded to this reviewResponded 3 January 2017

Thank you for the feedback we appreciate it and are happy to learn that this was your 3rd visit. We love hearing form regulars and look forward to your next visit, until then please accept warm regards and all the best for 2017 from the...More

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 17 - USD 26
Cuisine
Meals
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Reservations, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
17:30 - 22:00
Monday
17:30 - 22:00
Wednesday
17:30 - 22:00
Thursday
17:30 - 22:00
Friday
17:30 - 23:00
Saturday
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 170 Prince-Arthur East | Hotel de Ville, Plateau Mont-Royal, Montreal, Quebec H2X 1B7, Canada
    (Hotel de ville)
  • Public Transportation: Sherbrooke Metro, less han 5 minutes away
  • Location: Canada  >  Quebec  >  Montreal>  > Le Plateau Mont-Royal
  • Neighbourhood: Le Plateau Mont-Royal
  • Phone Number: +1 514-288-3389
  • E-mail
Description
Located in the heart of the Plateau,Montreal, Les Deux Gamins is the perfect place to unwind and enjoy scrumptious French fare. It’s warm inviting décor, fashioned to replicate a Parisian bistro, combined with mouthwatering French menu items all meticulously made from scratch using the finest regional ingredients. "extremely satisfying, unpretentious, and also very affordable".House specialties are traditional French bistro fare, featuring classic comfort food like duck confit, which is available four ways : as a rillettes, in our Deux Gamins Salad, with our Mac and cheese, or on it’s own with delicious potatoes cooked in duck fat.Among our praised dishes you can sample our famous French onion soup (secret recipe), our knife cut steak tartar, or our awesome specials of the week, all prepared in house with lots of care.Our menu changes seasonally to feature summer dishes like Nicoise Salad with seared tuna, and hardy winter dishes like beef bourguignon, ensuring you always get to sample something different.From our appetizers to our desserts you will find a selection of dishes lovingly prepared in house, served by friendly and knowledgeable hosts to help you unwind and relax in a welcoming bistro atmosphere.
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