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Aux Vivres

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$$ - $$$
Neighbourhood:
Le Plateau Mont-Royal
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4631 ST LAURENT, Montreal, Quebec H2T 1R2, Canada
+1 514-842-3479
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11:00 - 23:00
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Montreal, Canada
Level Contributor
7 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago NEW

As always the food was great. The best vegan option I've found in Montreal. Friendly and professional staff. My niece left her phone behind and the server ran after us to return it! Love this place.

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Thank AnneO8151
mikeC4517VD, Owner at Aux Vivres, responded to this review

Hi there! Thanks for taking the time to review us. It makes us so happy to know that our efforts are appreciated. We hope you come back soon! More 

Stavanger, Norway
Level Contributor
4 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

The food was great! Im not a vegan but I was greatly impressed with the food. The restaurant looked like a diner. It was a great experience.

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Thank jebp83
mikeC4517VD, Owner at Aux Vivres, responded to this review

We're happy you enjoyed the food and the experience. Making great food is our mission, and we love hearing how it impacts our customers experiences. More 

Olney, Maryland
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278 reviews
178 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 116 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The food at Aux Vivres will not disappoint vegetarians or meat eaters alike. The place can get really crowded, but the line moves quickly. Reservations aren't a bad idea. The offer a very diverse menu and portions are huge. I love their salads and bowls The last time we went I had the chili which was excellent. Service can be... More 

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Thank alliecat2842
mikeC4517VD, Owner at Aux Vivres, responded to this review

Hi there, thanks for taking the time to review us. The holidays are a very busy time for us and we agree that making a reservation is a good idea. We hope to see you again soon! More 

Montreal, Canada
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16 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This is the original Vegan restaurant. Delicious stuff. The "gyro" is to die for. Everything is good. Make sure to reserve a table because its packed.

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1 Thank Nicole T
montreal
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 6 December 2016

The food at this place is amazing... if you are a squirrel or a bird. To my taste it's somewhat bland. But I do end up there from time to time as my vegetarian and vegan friends seem to like it a lot. And it's good to give a little sometimes.

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Thank editdroid
Albury, Australia
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70 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 37 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 November 2016

As vegetarian travellers we're not used to this kind of choice! Had a great meal - recommend the BLT (which is a huge portion also). Delicious sauces and good choice of proteins (tofu or tempeh for most dishes).

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Thank Amanda J
mikeC4517VD, Owner at Aux Vivres, responded to this review

Thanks for the review, which I think sums up what we strive to accomplish everyday-create protein rich healthy foods and not skimp on the portions. We hope you come back for another visit soon. Happy travels! More 

Fredericton, Canada
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164 reviews
99 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 64 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2016 via mobile

I ate here with my girlfriend and some friends on Halloween. We all ordered Thai or Dragon bowls and were very impressed with the quantity of fresh veggies and quality of the dishes. As a vegetarian I appreciate the effort. Great service despite a small problem with the POS device. A big recommend.

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Thank Jason N
mikeC4517VD, Owner at Aux Vivres, responded to this review

Hi Jason, Thank you so much for the great feedback and for your appreciation of what we do. It takes a huge effort to make the experience smooth and enjoyable for our clients, but we love the challenge. Your feedback keeps us motivated and we thank you for it. More 

Montreal, Quebec, Canada
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168 reviews
87 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 71 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2016

Quite a large and airy place right on the "Main". Large menu with many veggie items and some good drinks (eg - the Bourbon Tonic with touch of ginger - yum!). The chili dishes are popular and good as well as the soups. Lots of salads which are very large. However not being a vegan it was a bit limiting.... More 

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Thank JudyandDave
mikeC4517VD, Owner at Aux Vivres, responded to this review

We're glad you came to our restaurant! For meat lovers we recommend you try our tasty and meaty vegan burger with roasted potatoes and coleslaw. Or perhaps the gyro with seasoned organic tempeh , creamy tzatziki tomato and kalamata olives. More 

Montreal, Canada
Level Contributor
6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 28 October 2016 via mobile

Great food! Not only for vegans!! The staff is efficient, could sometime smile more, but still great! Love everything I've had here; especially the vegan BLT! Coconut bacon all the way!!!! And juice and smoothie bar to die for!

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Thank SandysandyMcdon
mikeC4517VD, Owner at Aux Vivres, responded to this review

Thanks for the review, we're pumped that you enjoyed the juices and smoothies as well as the BLT with smoked coconut. All of the coworkers work hard to make sure the experience is smooth and enjoyable. More 

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11 reviews
7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 8 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016 via mobile

Living in Mtl, you will come across a lot of vegan places. This one is one of the best. Its located a block away from Mt-Royal. I mostly come here for lunch on the weekend. They have 5 great choices. Portion size is amazing. Always quick service so I'm in and out in about 30 mins and never any line-up!... More 

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Thank Jean D
mikeC4517VD, Owner at Aux Vivres, responded to this review

Thank you so much for the review, it really makes our day. We hope to see you again very soon. More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 10 - USD 15
Cuisine
Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Brunch, Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Local cuisine, Cheap Eats, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
10:00 - 23:00
Monday
11:00 - 23:00
Tuesday
11:00 - 23:00
Wednesday
11:00 - 23:00
Thursday
11:00 - 23:00
Friday
11:00 - 23:00
Saturday
10:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4631 ST LAURENT, Montreal, Quebec H2T 1R2, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Quebec  >  Montreal>  > Le Plateau Mont-Royal
  • Neighbourhood: Le Plateau Mont-Royal
  • Phone Number: +1 514-842-3479

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Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?

Staying in Le Plateau Mont-Royal

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Le Plateau Mont-Royal
Go native in Plateau Mont-Royal, where bespoke shopping, hip eateries, and wacky paint jobs attract locals and transplants alike, making it one of the city's most diverse and distinctly authentic experiences. A creative hub, Montreal's artistic elite pack the cafes along Rue Saint-Denis, where young painters and fashion designers draw inspiration from the playful murals and stately Victorian homes that dot the Plateau's side streets. Not a major sightseeing destination, a visit to Plateau Mont-Royal allows you to enjoy a local perspective, soaking in indie films, latte art, contemporary galleries, and the city's best bagels. A center of polyglot culture, Québécois accents mingle with shades of Portuguese, Greek, and Hebrew in the area's iconic Mile End district, where restaurants straddle chic designer boutiques, serving up chorizo and caldo verde. Friendliest to those on foot, it's a jungle of colourful awnings and sidewalk umbrellas, pedestrian walks and luxury shopping.
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