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Le Continental

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Downtown Quebec City
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26 Rue St-Louis, Quebec City, Quebec G1R 3Y9, Canada (Des Jardins)
+1 418-694-9995
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17:00 - 22:30
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Mon - Fri 11:30 - 22:30
Sat - Sun 17:00 - 22:30
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Ottawa, Canada
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10 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 28 March 2017

Had a wonderful dinner at le Continental as part of a romantic getaway in Quebec City this past weekend. We found the venue to be posh with a nice romantic ambiance, and the staff are very attentive. As for the food, we weren't disappointed. We started with the Caesar salad for two, followed by two flambé steaks (peppercorn cognac and... More 

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Thank Voyage0424
1 review
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 23 March 2017

Best pan-seared Foie Gras we had the entire 2-week Vacation (we had it everywhere)... best Caesar Salad ever (Anthony Bourdain was right!)... perfect steaks... excellent wine pairing advice... flawless service... We thoroughly enjoyed this quintessential French fine-dining experience. The cocktails were nicely crafted. The Caesar Salad and steaks were prepared table-side to perfection. We capped the meal with St. Honore... More 

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1 Thank Barbara L
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4 reviews
3 restaurant reviews
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Reviewed 18 March 2017 via mobile

The food (my fiancée had the steak cooked at our table and I had the lamb. Everything tasted great and cooked to perfection. Best creme brûlée I've ever had too! The waiters were brilliant. Overall a perfect dinner, couldn't have asked for more!

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Thank Ali M
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5 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 March 2017

Had an amazing dinner with my daughter this past week at Le Continental. It was recommended by the concierge at Chateau Frontenac and did not disappoint. We shared Caesar Salad made tableside - the best Caesar we both ever had. Then our waiter made us two table side main dishes. I had the Filet Mignon and my daughter the Whiskey... More 

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1 Thank Steven L
Calgary, Canada
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88 reviews
46 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
Reviewed 11 March 2017

At one time in my life I worked in a formal old style French restaurant and Le Continental is exactly that. The service is friendly and attentive, the waiters know what you need before you ask. The food prepared at the table not only provided an interesting show but the flavours and presentation were excellent. The escargots were perfect, the... More 

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Thank TLCWorld
New Hampshire
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31 reviews
28 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 8 March 2017

We went early on on a Saturday night in early March. No problem getting a reservation, but they did get markedly busier as the evening went on. Splendid old school service, with a special mention for our waiter, who was tolerant of our weak attempts at French, and he made a nice personal level of connection. As for the food...... More 

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Thank Sean H
Montreal, Canada
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18 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 March 2017

This restaurant in the heart of old city is top ranked for good reasons. Amazing ambiance, great food, location is perfect for a quick walk in the old city before or after dinner.

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Thank MarioAndJian
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 19 February 2017

On a very busy night during Winter Carnival, our group was seated timely. Although our waiter was balancing multiple tables with flambé requests, he was able to keep up with our requests and was particularly personable when things slowed down to a more reasonable pace. Everyone was very pleased with the variety of meals we had from shrimp scampi to... More 

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Thank Mark C
Arkansas
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5 reviews
Reviewed 16 February 2017

This is a great restaurant if you want to have an elegant dinner. Classic ceaser salad prepared table side in the traditional way. Their speciality is Crepe Suzettes flambe at the table -- make sure to save room for it!

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Thank mishcasey
Quebec City, Canada
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10 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
Reviewed 16 February 2017

Dine here with the love of my life. He surprised me to dine here with him. It was indeed a great surprise. The restaurant is so clean, classy and the food is superb! Personnel are very friendly, attentive and very elegant as well. I highly recommend this restaurant to everyone. Everything is worth a penny! You get what you pay... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
USD 25 - USD 100
Cuisine
French, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly
Meals
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
Groups, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 22:30
Monday
11:30 - 22:30
Tuesday
11:30 - 22:30
Wednesday
11:30 - 22:30
Thursday
11:30 - 22:30
Friday
11:30 - 22:30
Saturday
17:00 - 22:30
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
Description
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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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?