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Joe Beef

$$$$French,
2491-2501 Rue Notre-Dame, Montreal, Quebec H3J 1N6, Canada
+1 514-935-6504
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  • Excellent61%
  • Very good19%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
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2491-2501 Rue Notre-Dame, Montreal, Quebec H3J 1N6, Canada
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Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

The most amazing experience of delicious flavours, presentation, great customer service and a finish with an amazing desert. Highly recommend!!!

Thank Kelli C
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is my third Joe Beef visit and you can expect an experience for sure. They expanded and winterized the terrace and that is great news! The room was warm, quiet and we had a lot of room and we had hooks for our coats...More

Thank Missvonlipi
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Average hugely overpriced food, crowded and fairly uncomfortable environment and absolutely disgusting arrogant service. A ruined evening. I was mad at myself opting for this "prestigious" place while just in front there is a beautiful pub and a nice bistro. By the way, the local...More

Thank Katia E
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

3 month wait, even though the service is ok, foods are below average and totally overpriced. It is way tooooooooo crowded. I cannot even find a space to put my coat and bags on sofa. The light is really dark. Obviously, it is noise. Not...More

1  Thank gabby n
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I'll start off by specifying that I am not an adventurous eater nor a meat lover. However, that in no way deprived me from having an amazing time at Joe Beef. Reservations are a little bit harder to obtain than other restaurants, but, worth the...More

Thank Mishonna
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The menu is written in chalk on the wall, and at night, the restaurant is lit only by candlelight, so you have to rely on the staff to explain the menu to you. When your meal arrives, you can’t see what your eating! The wine...More

1  Thank Katie O
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

WoW , what to say , 3 month wait , wish I would have waited 3 more years !!! Below average food , overpriced and lackluster service ! Total disappointment ! Try other places ...

2  Thank Jack P
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This place is memorable. I loved the intentionality of the experience which is made to feel rather nonchalant. The idea of a kitchen setting out to select herbs from their own garden or setting up a real outdoor grill for whatever it is that may...More

Thank BigBread2
Reviewed 13 January 2018

This place has long been on my list of places to try, but somehow never reached the top, until we had some visitors and by chance there was a table for 6 available. Definitely interesting on entry, the menu is on a blackboard covering the...More

1  Thank Steve B
Reviewed 7 January 2018 via mobile

Started well warm welcome waitress asked if I wanted to be looked after I said yes big mistake. Firstly the bottles of Italian wine was brought the I picked one I liked it was 85 dollars. Then the food started coming and coming without stopping...More

1  Thank Luigi C
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bluefrog626
26 June 2017|
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Response from MariB305 | Reviewed this property |
I'm sorry -- hadn't seen your question earlier. If there is walk-in service available it might take forever -- we booked the dinner over two months in advance and had to get really early seating.
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wbastien
23 April 2017|
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Response from JoeBeefMTL | Property representative |
The menu changes daily, sometimes hourly, it's only written on the blackboards. You can see past menus to get an idea of what we serve, by doing a Google image search for: Joe Beef menu Thank you
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Christine W
26 June 2016|
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Response from David P | Reviewed this property |
Honestly I have dined at some of montreals best ( Gibbys,rib&reef) the list goes on, it's really not that good. Don't believe the hype! If you want really good food, and beautiful atmosphere, try bistro1843 in Ile bizard... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 20 - USD 80
Cuisine
French, Canadian
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Tuesday
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Wednesday
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Thursday
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Friday
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Saturday
6:00 pm - 11:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2491-2501 Rue Notre-Dame, Montreal, Quebec H3J 1N6, Canada
    (Charlevoix)
  • Location: Canada  >  Quebec  >  Montreal>  > Le Sud-Ouest (Southwest District)
  • Neighbourhood: Le Sud-Ouest (Southwest District)
  • Phone Number: +1 514-935-6504
  • E-mail
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