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Patente et Machin

$$ - $$$
82 Ste-Joseph West, Quebec City, Quebec G1K 1W9, Canada
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good22%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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$$ - $$$
82 Ste-Joseph West, Quebec City, Quebec G1K 1W9, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago

Cucumber soup & Duck -- both fabulous. Great glass of wine advice. But BEST of all, the whole group loved the maple syrup/cake/cheddar cheese dessert. Very sweet & very unusual & very tasty.

Thank skigladys
Reviewed 27 April 2018 via mobile

Went for dinner. Had a nice window table and the waiter did a great job of recommending a wine. We had sweetbreads which were perfect. Also had the mushrooms, meaty and delicious. Husband had steak and frites......steak fine, but frites were overdone, almost dark brown....More

Thank Mary H
Reviewed 17 April 2018

Way too good. It is a hole in the wall and definitely "all about the food." I shared a 42 oz rib steak with my sister-in-law. It was a waggu beef and boy was it good. It was served on risotto, sprouts and yellow beets....More

Thank DrTedV
Reviewed 22 December 2017

Never been a huge goat fan but this goat belly was sooo delicious! Crispy on the outside, juicy and tender on the inside. And most of the fat had been rendered so the meat was super flavorful and not fatty like pork belly sometimes can...More

1  Thank badrrb
Reviewed 15 December 2017

My original intention was to visit "L'Affair es Ketchup", featured on an Anthony Bourdain episode, but they were fully booked. Luckily the owners opened an identical restaurant a few hundred feet away: "Patente Et Machin". The interior is antique-hipster, but still clean and comfy. No...More

Thank John P
Reviewed 14 November 2017 via mobile

We came here because l’affaire ketchup was full, personally i enjoyed the food which was simple but tasty and all comfort food. the wine list is ok but nothing great. service was a miss, we came for second service at 9pm, asked for the bar...More

Thank melifheredia
Reviewed 4 November 2017

We were there late October 2017 and had an excellent and memorable dinner. We had seal “spread” for lack of a better term (seal meat in smooth spread with toast points) and headcheese for appetizers. We had never either appetizer before and were rather unsure...More

Thank TEIInnkeeper
Reviewed 15 October 2017

This is a small, casual restaurant. When we first arrived I was a little disappointed by what I thought was a simple menu on the chalk board. When our waiter described the choices they were quite sophisticated. The food was amazing! We had several dishes,...More

Thank sarahtwz
Reviewed 3 September 2017 via mobile

We ubered to this small neighborhood restaurant from old town. It was not "inspiring" from the outside but it had come highly recommended. We were very impressed with the food, the wine list, the wait staff and the fun local atmosphere. We made friends with...More

1  Thank Nancy A
Reviewed 2 September 2017 via mobile

Ordered duck breast here, and it was amazing. Extremely tender! Even though we don't know how to speak French, the server explained the entire menu to us in English. We had a great time here!

Thank henryhsh
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
5:00 pm - 10:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 82 Ste-Joseph West, Quebec City, Quebec G1K 1W9, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Quebec  >  Quebec City
  • Phone Number: 581-981-3999
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