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3863 rue St-Denis, Montreal, Quebec H2W 2M4, Canada
+1 514-284-4448
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  • Excellent68%
  • Very good16%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible5%
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Peruvian, Latin, Spanish, South American, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
3863 rue St-Denis, Montreal, Quebec H2W 2M4, Canada
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Reviewed 5 January 2018

Very interesting selection of unusual foods made it difficult to choose! Pisco sours, duck hearts, alpaca burgers, were excellent. The purple corn pudding was better appreciated by others, I am not fond of jellies...but it was different and interesting! I enjoyed discovering a totally new...More

Thank Canadian_traveler124
Reviewed 12 October 2017

Small portions but good food, I was disappointed with the ceviche but the papa a la huancaina and the causa rellena were delicious! with crab we loved it. we drunk several pico sours and also yuquitas fritas, the tiradito was ok. this is an expenive...More

Thank Maite C
Reviewed 26 March 2017 via mobile

Tried this Peruvian little gem for the first time and I was impressed. The sea food melange was delicious with a sublime sauce spiced up just right. The side Potato pure infused with lemon was incredible... table d'hôte had entrees each served in trios (each...More

Thank Teresa M
Reviewed 21 February 2017

Let me start by saying that I'm mostly a steak, seafood, pasta kind of guy and I rarely go outside my comfort zone. So the thought of going to a Peruvian restaurant was a huge leap for me. But, was traveling with 2 friends and...More

Thank Gary B
Reviewed 14 December 2016

This was a surprise; we were walking around St. Denis. We were looking for something special to try, since we were only in town one night and were on our way to the usual bars we hit on that street. We saw this restaurant ,...More

Thank Mike M
Reviewed 17 November 2016

After leaving a rave review of Mochica back in July 2013, we kept coming to the place every year. This year we’ve noticed a significant change that merits a mention for other Peruvian food lovers. The first change is how they make their Pisco sour....More

1  Thank Solonesh
Reviewed 17 November 2016

I went to Mochica on a date, on a Wednesday night. First, they offer 2for1 on coktails before 7, which was great since I wanted a (or many) Pisco Sour. My partner and I ordered the oisters, the ceviche, yuca frita, and the camarones with...More

Thank Milaine A
Reviewed 5 August 2016 via mobile

We showed up with a group of 10 friends for dinner from a fundraiser next door - one of our friends is vegetarian and we asked if the chef could prepare a vegetarian meal for one of my friends. Being a Peruvian restaurant with so...More

6  Thank Kamran A
Martin O, Owner at Mochica, responded to this reviewResponded 19 October 2016

We were both owners, waiter and chef, to receive that group that nite.Were happy to make money.They arrive 10 persons at 10pm and don' t order anything ,they told that maybe more friends will come but don' t know if they will come or eat....More

Reviewed 28 June 2016

Mochica offers a good review of different traditional dishes of peruvian cuisine. Being peruvian makes me feel more critic about taste than normally but I must say is avery good taste. Prices are high it could be not that expensive but at least the service...More

Thank jpcea00
Reviewed 30 May 2016 via mobile

Had dinner here by chance on a weekend in Montreal. We enjoyed every part of it. The server was friendly and knowledgeable and spoke both English and French. We started with pisco sours which were good. We had the duck and the shrimps, both were...More

Thank Donna E
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Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 10 - USD 30
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Outdoor Seating, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Business meetings, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
5:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3863 rue St-Denis, Montreal, Quebec H2W 2M4, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Quebec  >  Montreal>  > Plateau Mont-Royal
  • Neighbourhood: Plateau Mont-Royal
  • Phone Number: +1 514-284-4448
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