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Aux Anciens Canadiens

34, rue Saint - Louis., Quebec City, Quebec G1R 3Z1, Canada
+1 418-692-1627
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good33%
  • Average10%
  • Poor3%
  • Terrible3%
Travellers talk about
“meat pie” (325 reviews)
“pea soup” (202 reviews)
“bison” (213 reviews)
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French, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly
$$ - $$$
34, rue Saint - Louis., Quebec City, Quebec G1R 3Z1, Canada
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

This restaurant features authentic, Canadian food and is worth a visit. If you arrive before 5:45pm, there is a special menu for $19.95 which includes wine or beer, an appetizer, a main course and a dessert. (The house red wine is terrible but everything else...More

Thank cherylmc15
Reviewed 3 days ago

Located in the oldest house in old Quebec City, this restaurant offers a unique menu and taste of some of Quebec's specialties. We started with yellow pea soup which was cooked in a pork broth and very different than the US version of green pea...More

Thank Jan H
Reviewed 6 days ago

Dine in Historic Quebec City while feasting on traditional Colonial Canadian fare. I had home made Sausage with Baked Beans (GF); my friend had Shephard’s Pie. Both were excellent. The restaurant is housed in a Colonial Building with as much charm as it has age....More

Thank William W
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I enjoyed my meal here, but felt for the money it wasn't on par with some of the other dining establishments in the area. The trip of game meat was properly cooked and the service was great, and I also enjoyed the smoked boson fondue...More

Thank Nicole B
Reviewed 6 days ago

We were able to reserve a table for 5:30pm and still get the lunch special. The ambience and service was excellent. My entree consisted of elk sausage and baked beans, both very good. My wife had the meatball ragout which was also very good.

Thank Walter M
Reviewed 1 week ago

Our hotel recommended we try this restaurant and I'm so glad we did! Small, intimate, so cute. We had an early dinner at 5:30 and were able to get the $19.99 3 course dinner with a glass of wine or a beer!!!! Our server was...More

Thank pat b
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Pricey but worth it. The decoration and environment is like an actual old Québécois house. 2 levels, different. Rooms, the waiters are dressed with typical suits, and decoration is just unique. The menu even more. From buffalo, elk, different types of soups, onion soup is...More

Thank Melisa L
Reviewed 1 week ago

Situated only a couple minutes walk from Chateau Frontenac, this restaurant provides Very good food and great service. Built in 1675, this house has been redecorated but the rooms are basically the same as the original. We all chose the "table d'hôte" which is a...More

Thank Lonelobster
Reviewed 1 week ago

This was a charming little restaurant in the center of Historic Quebec City. The menu had options that included some "packaged deals," so it was unique in that sense. There were lots of options, the food was very good, and the atmosphere was comfortable and...More

Thank Carol H
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Highly recommend this restaurant located in Old Quebec City Very authentic feel and wonderful ambiance with friendly service as well

Thank Adil C
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Cathy S
5 September 2017|
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Response from Johanne Y | Reviewed this property |
I did not have the poutine although Suspect each restaurant has its own version. Poutine has gone way beyond the fries, gravy and basic cheese curds of yesteryear.
15 August 2017|
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Response from MgagneOttawa_Ontario | Reviewed this property |
Sorry I just saw your question. Reservations are recommended during the peak season but mid-week might me ok.
9 July 2016|
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Response from Simon J | Reviewed this property |
There is no parking lot associated with the restaurant. There are some parking meters in the area (the number of the parking space has to be entered into a special meter closeby and can be paid with cash or a credit card... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 23 - USD 59
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Local cuisine, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Kids, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
4:30 pm - 9:00 pm
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
12:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 34, rue Saint - Louis., Quebec City, Quebec G1R 3Z1, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Quebec  >  Quebec City>  > Downtown Quebec City
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown Quebec City
  • Phone Number: +1 418-692-1627
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