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) #17 of 4,773 Restaurants in Montreal $$$$ Seafood, Italian,
1229 Rue de la Montagne | 1229 Mountain street, Montreal, Quebec H3G 1Z2, Canada
+1 514-866-3234
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  • Very good20%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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Seafood, Italian, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
1229 Rue de la Montagne | 1229 Mountain street, Montreal, Quebec H3G 1Z2, Canada
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Reviewed 3 days ago

Wonderful food. We ate outside so apart from a quick look at the interior when we arrived I can't say what it was like. However the food was excellent. Apart from what was on the menu there were several specials all of which sounded delicious....More

Thank Whatatraveller
Reviewed 3 days ago

This is everything and more we hoped for in an Italian restaurant! The service was impeccable - maitre d was kind and social , food was excellent and ambience was very pleasant ! Definitely would go back! We highly recommend !

1  Thank jaxonnaiditch
Reviewed 3 days ago

My girlfriend and I were spending our last evening in Montreal and decided to find a fine dining restaurant for the evening. My girlfriend is from Venice and I from the US, so we always make it a fun adventure to judge each other's tastes...More

Thank Taylor S
Reviewed 1 week ago

We stayed in Montreal for a few nights in July and this was close by to the hotel. I booked it before we arrived. It actually wasnt packed but reasonable busy. The service we received was fantastic. And all the food was very good, I...More

Thank suzy6626
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was the most disappointing restaurant of our trip and extra sad because I chose it for my birthday dinner. We dined early in order to go to a concert later that evening. Apparently many other people were doing the same and we were all...More

Thank Wanderlust781
Aldo M, Owner at Bis, responded to this reviewResponded 2 days ago

Hello Wanderlust781, We were very sorry to hear about your recent experience at our restaurant. Please understand that the pressure is on prior to shows; most of the reservations arrive and leave all at once and most clients want to eat as quickly as possible...More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Italian restaurants are always about detail, service and little touches and Bis had plenty of that. From the owner/manager bringing us inside with an umbrella, making sure we were taken care of the entire night; to the exceptional wait staff who made sure we were...More

Thank Amber L
Reviewed 1 week ago

Had a business lunch there, service was very good, as was the food. Reasonable prices, with a classy ambiance. If you are looking for a sure thing, I think this place is will deliver. Enjoy!

Thank Russell B
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We were pleasantly surprised at the quality, creative dishes, good selection of wines at a reasonable cost. The knowledge and enthusiasm of the staff made the meal all the more enjoyable. Warm reception by the manager and virtually all staff were able to accommodate our...More

1  Thank Bigdogxyz
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Good food but overall had a very unpleasant experience. The most unwelcoming, non-friendly, snobby, and rude main server. We were a group of 10 people celebrating a very special occasion but we all left feeling unhappy due to extremely poor customer service. Some staff were...More

2  Thank Grace K
Aldo M, Owner at Bis, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hi Grace, I was very sorry to hear about your group's recent experience at my restaurant. Our service is usually impeccable therefore it saddens me to know you left with a bad impression of us. We value your opinion and please know we have reviewed...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent Italian food and service! Our whole family enjoyed the experience on our visit from Ottawa.

1  Thank Lui7676
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
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12 October 2016|
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Response from Jani B | Reviewed this property |
SO sorry! Just saw this a month later. Yes! They sure do
25 August 2016|
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Response from DC-PointLoma | Reviewed this property |
We spent about $70CDN for dinner for 2, with an 2 entrees and a split appetizer (try the gnudi!) and a glass of wine. So worth it!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 17 - USD 38
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Reservations, Street Parking
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
17:00 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1229 Rue de la Montagne | 1229 Mountain street, Montreal, Quebec H3G 1Z2, Canada
    (Saint Catherine)
  • Public Transportation: Peel Street Metro, Windsor train station, Lucien Lallier Metro station
  • Location: Canada  >  Quebec  >  Montreal>  > Centre-Ville (Downtown)
  • Neighbourhood: Centre-Ville (Downtown)
  • Phone Number: +1 514-866-3234
  • E-mail
Located in downtown Montreal, Restaurant Bis is the perfect place to see and be seen! We're known to host Hollywood stars during their stay in "The City of Saints" and we've even been awarded Trip Adviser Certificate of Excellence for two straight years. Our diverse and exciting meal options, including our "under 495 calorie" menu, and our wide selection of fine Italian wines are what makes us a popular destination for the most discerning palettes! Book your table at Restaurant Bis, and enjoy an evening with us!
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