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Le Continental

26 Rue St-Louis, Quebec City, Quebec G1R 3Y9, Canada
+1 418-694-9995
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  • Excellent75%
  • Very good15%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“flambe” (172 reviews)
“filet mignon” (169 reviews)
“caesar salad” (146 reviews)
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French, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
26 Rue St-Louis, Quebec City, Quebec G1R 3Y9, Canada
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Reviewed yesterday

Classic French, made extra special with many of the dishes prepared table side by outstanding waiters. The first night we dined here, I canceled a reservation for a different top rated Q City restaurant, and made another so we could come back to Le Continental....More

Date of visit: October 2018
Reviewed 1 week ago

The experience of going to this restaurant is worth the price. The waiters train for several years to get their white jackets and be allowed to cook at your table. Known for their flambé meats, they also do flambé desserts and make Caesar salad at...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Christine G
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

My husband and I are on a ski vacation with our three kids. My father had recommended this restaurant and insisted we go as his treat. We had one of the best experiences. I was worried the restaurant would feel pretentious but it was anything...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank SarahEliz
Reviewed 1 week ago

One of our best dining experiences ever! We came here because we saw an episode of Anthony Bourdain where he ate at this restaurant. It really was amazing, French cooking at its finest! We started with Cesar salad for two and then the Filet Mignon...More

Date of visit: January 2019
Thank Restefania
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

The restaurant was just superb. Very professional, from the coat check, to the chief. Food and presentation was awesome. Just a fantastic experience. Highly recommended!!

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank 257maryz
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Let's just start by saying if you're not planning on spending much money, do not come here. The place is extremely fancy that comes with a hefty price tag. But that being said it's WORTH IT! First of the building itself is beautiful. In near...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank TrooperMax
Reviewed 12 December 2018

Had a special celebration at le continental, had been recommended & didn’t disappoint. Service was attentive & menu had a good variety to select from. Great location . Nice presentation of food ...I ordered steak which was ok but next time think I’ll go for...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank Ann P
Reviewed 9 December 2018

Ok. I will admit it. I love this kind of restaurant. Probably because when I started in restaurants, this kind of thing was the norm. I love everything about classic French cuisine done right. So after catching an episode of Parts Unknown with the late,...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Christopher E
Reviewed 8 December 2018 via mobile

The restaurant was beautiful. Perfect for a cold Quebec night. Dark interior, intimate atmosphere, waiters in suits. Charming! Service was excellent. We had the chateaubriand. Definitely recommend. On the expensive side, but you won’t be disappointed. The quality of the food and the ambiance make...More

Date of visit: September 2018
Thank JMCEBailey
Reviewed 3 December 2018 via mobile

My wife and I celebrated our 50th anniversary at Le Continental. We hoped for well prepared, traditional French dishes and impeccable service. Le Continental exceeded our desires in every way. Although we were aware that the restaurant specializes in flambé meals prepared at the table,...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank 531richardq
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28 August 2018|
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Response from Mel02138 | Reviewed this property |
Resort casual - slacks, nice shirt.. no need to be fancy. If you want to dress up you can as well and you won't feel out of place.
Bibi A
22 July 2018|
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Response from Zeyad M | Reviewed this property |
Hello, we were four, no Flampe, about 200
8 July 2017|
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Response from MargaretO784 | Reviewed this property |
I agree with the others. If your children are accustomed to fine dining, they will be welcome.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 25 - USD 100
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Valet Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Groups
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
4:00 pm - 10:30 pm
4:00 pm - 10:30 pm
4:00 pm - 10:30 pm
4:00 pm - 10:30 pm
4:00 pm - 10:30 pm
5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 26 Rue St-Louis, Quebec City, Quebec G1R 3Y9, Canada
    (Des Jardins)
  • Location: Canada  >  Quebec  >  Quebec City>  > Downtown Quebec City
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown Quebec City
  • Phone Number: +1 418-694-9995
Total EnjoymentIn the gourmet world of Le Continental, traditional cuisine is classical. Enjoy the perfect service, the great flambéed dishes that pay tribute to the delicious French cuisine. The Continental's wine cellar is most impressive with its board of famous selection of French, Italian and American wines. It offers a choice of more than five thousand bottles, four hundred different varieties from Grands Crus classés to affordable prices.
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