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Cafe Lola Rosa

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Neighbourhood:
Le Plateau Mont-Royal
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545 Milton, Montreal, Quebec H2X 1W5, Canada
+1 514-287-9337
Today
11:30 - 22:00
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Hours:
Sun 12:00 - 21:30
Mon - Thu 11:30 - 21:30
Fri 11:30 - 22:00
Sat 12:00 - 22:00
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Toulouse, France
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35 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Small cantina crowded with students, pretty small room yet very warm atmosphere. The veggie nachos & burritos are really nice, we are not used to it but that definitely a go for me. In addition, Canadian locally brewed bier available to accompany your meal. Top!

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Thank Afreh
Sacramento, California
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6 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Burger and Nachos done right. A superb blend of flavors and fresh ingredients. Friendly and accommodating staff despite how busy they were.

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Livingston, New Jersey
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My husband I joked that we had to go to Canada for South of the Border Food. Great take on Mexican food. Abundant portions that are very flavorful. We loved the unique combinations. Highly recommend.

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florida
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6 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This gem of a café has a great vibe. There are little tables with drawers filled with notes from patrons over the years. The food is great, all the other reviews let you know how popular the lasagna and nachos are. I had the jalapeno mac and cheese and it was spectacular. The twix pie is a must.

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Thank mac2nancy
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7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We go there often, very good vegetarian food. The nachos are delicious, the burrito is massive and very tasty. The curry is quite spicy but really good. The food is always fresh, we highly recommend that restaurant for a quick lunch or dinner. It is always very busy, try to reserve in advance.

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Montreal, Canada
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35 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had the nachos they were really good however could have used more cheese. The mac n cheese was decent and the poutine was decent as well. Not a vegan so this was my first time. It was ok .

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South Slocan
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27 reviews
15 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Our party of four thoroughly enjoyed this raucous restaurant, full of University Students. Loud and casual, good service, great portions, great food.

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Burlington, Canada
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Every time we come to Montreal we have dinner our first night at Lola Rosa's. From our apartment in the Ghetto it is a short walk in an old, rustic neighbourhood with great architecture along tree lined streets. Don't mind the sometimes overly vibrant McGill students. Their energy is contagious. If you can, park or get dropped off a decent... More 

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Ottawa, Canada
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36 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 21 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I'm a vegetarian, so maybe I'm a little biased about this place. But really the food is outstanding. They even have a microbrewery, so you can try their fabulous beer along with their fabulous food! The service staff was super friendly. I had the spinach mac and cheese, and it was possibly one of the best meals of my life.... More 

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Thank Ariane C
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

Food amazing, service absolutely lovely. Vegetarian, vegan options possible as well, we took huge sangria for 2, and it was delicious. Prices appropriate, not too expensive. It was a pleasure just to stay there and drink slowly. Definitely will go again!

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 10 - USD 30
Cuisine
Mexican, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
Brunch, Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Delivery
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Cheap Eats, Kids, Child-friendly
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 21:30
Monday
11:30 - 21:30
Tuesday
11:30 - 21:30
Wednesday
11:30 - 21:30
Thursday
11:30 - 21:30
Friday
11:30 - 22:00
Saturday
12:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 545 Milton, Montreal, Quebec H2X 1W5, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Quebec  >  Montreal>  > Le Plateau Mont-Royal
  • Neighbourhood: Le Plateau Mont-Royal
  • Phone Number: +1 514-287-9337
Description
Our Mission is to provide good vegetarian comfort food, tasteful and colorful with an very good service. We want non vegetarian to eat less meat to have an ecological impact on their health and earth.OMNIVORE CERTIFIED ADORED

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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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