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Le Continental

26 Rue St-Louis, Quebec City, Quebec G1R 3Y9, Canada
+1 418-694-9995
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  • Excellent76%
  • Very good15%
  • Average6%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“flambe” (152 reviews)
“filet mignon” (148 reviews)
“caesar salad” (134 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 24 December 2017 via mobile

i Had the snails that were served warm and not hot. that is one meal that if the chef mess up the waiter should see that they garlic sauce is not sizzling. we had the filet mignon and the sirloin both cooked in front of...More

Thank alexandre1066
Reviewed 22 December 2017

Waiters in tuxedos. White linen table cloths. Ceasar salad for two made at your table. Shrimp cocktail the way a shrimp cocktail should be. As said by Anthony Bourdain. Flambe peppercorn steak also cooked table side. Finished off with a Brazilian coffee...why not flambe it...More

2  Thank badrrb
Reviewed 18 December 2017 via mobile

We stumbled into this gem with our two daughters (6 and 9) and weren’t dressed appropriately, but met with smiles and the BEST service!!! Food was amazing and our waiter was beyond kind to our kids and made us all feel welcome. Would certainly recommend!

1  Thank mtaamcd
Reviewed 9 December 2017

We celebrated my birthday by visiting Old Québec City (a magical place to visit in December!) with dear friends. Having researched best restaurants on TripAdvisor before our trip, we discovered Le Continental, offering French traditional table side service. The handsome and charming Mathieu in his...More

2  Thank FmrInnKeep
Reviewed 8 December 2017 via mobile

We spent out last dinner in Quebec here with friends. The food was fabulous. Caesar salad made table side was perfect. We had filets, friends had rack of lamb, all was great. Not cheap, but worth the extra for an upscale evening.

1  Thank Fran D
Reviewed 24 November 2017

Food was very solid and enjoyable! Servers were knowledgable and helpful; however, the service could be on the slow side.

Thank a9zn
Reviewed 23 November 2017

The very BEST duck and service ever! Very romantic. Everyone was very very nice and accommodating. WE loved this place!

Thank Dawn W
Reviewed 17 November 2017 via mobile

The freshest Oysters and a few Caesars to start, followed by lobster bisque and crostini. Chianti and table side Caesar. Then the mains, beautiful piece of tenderloin cooked table side in a copper pot! The veal with foie gras, so tender, so delicious, So absolutely...More

1  Thank Courtney C
Reviewed 13 November 2017

On our first day in town and our first visit to Quebec City, we wandered over to this restaurant from the Fairmont Hotel. We had read reviews and seen the Anthony Bordain endorsement but wanted to experience it for ourselves! From the moment we walked...More

Thank AhDragonfly
Reviewed 13 November 2017

We ate here on our first night of three in Québec City based on recommendations. Because we were initially struck by sticker shock, we decided to go careful and stay with the prix fixe menu. Not that it was a bad choice (and it seems...More

Thank Big S
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8 July 2017|
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Response from Margaret O | Reviewed this property |
I agree with the others. If your children are accustomed to fine dining, they will be welcome.
28 April 2017|
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Response from adonzi | Reviewed this property |
Not sure. We did dinner.
evelyn k
27 April 2017|
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Response from MaximumVelocity | Reviewed this property |
To be honest, I am not sure. I usually visit this restaurant when I am in town on business so I am always in a suit. This restaurant is not what I would consider a casual dining establishment so I would wear something... More
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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, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wheelchair Accessible
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Business meetings, Groups, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
5:00 pm - 10:30 pm
11:30 am - 10:30 pm
11:30 am - 10:30 pm
11:30 am - 10:30 pm
11:30 am - 10:30 pm
11:30 am - 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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