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Restaurant Chez Amira

526 Rue Saint Jean, Quebec City, Quebec G1R 1P6, Canada
+1 418-522-2777
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good40%
  • Average7%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible0%
Travellers talk about
“falafel” (6 reviews)
“tagine” (5 reviews)
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Moroccan, Middle Eastern, Mediterranean, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Halal
526 Rue Saint Jean, Quebec City, Quebec G1R 1P6, Canada
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Reviewed 2 November 2017

The host is very friendly and suggested some items which all proved to be Excellent choices. Some of our group were strict vegetarians and were VERY happy with the choice of restaurant. If I had to think of anything less than perfect, it would be...More

Thank majocanada2014
Reviewed 16 October 2017

We had delicious cous-cous and tagging here. Beautifully flavoured and excellent value. It is a bring your own wine place. Strongly recommended and this area is excellent for bars and cafes.

1  Thank XStephen
Reviewed 31 August 2017 via mobile

It took us a little while to find Chez Amira as it's a little camouflaged on the busy street. It is a cosy little restaurant with less than 15 tables, the kitchen is visible from the tables and there's no shortage of Moroccan light decorations....More

Thank Natasha T
Reviewed 29 August 2017

This is a small, family type restaurant (about 35 seats). Cozy atmosphere, excellent service, open kitchen. Serves traditional moroccan dishes. Food is well prepared, but could do with more seasonings. Bringing your own wine reduces the cost considerably (wine store down the block).

Thank Michel A
Reviewed 19 August 2017

Very authentic Morroccan food, excellent service, bring your own wine. The lamb tagine was outstanding, just like in Fez, the chicken and lamb skewers also outstanding!

Thank SabrinaMontreal
Reviewed 16 August 2017 via mobile

We were looking for something different for a simple vegetarian meal. The salads were hearty and delicious (apple, cucumber lentil was our favorite) - the coucous was a bit dry. The flavor of the falafel was great but it was too greasy. Overall a nice...More

Thank pingle
Reviewed 8 August 2017

We fancied a change from the usual Canadian and French cuisine so decided to try Chez Amira this evening after recommendations from Trip Advisor. We were made very welcome and the service was quick but without being rushed like some if the tourist restaurants in...More

Thank jacqui43
Reviewed 6 July 2017 via mobile

We stumbled upon this restaurant when looking for food outside of the main tourist areas. Our waiter was Paul and he took very good care of us. The falafel is delicious. It is obviously fresh and made in the restaurant. We both had tagine and...More

Thank ValueTraveller2010
Reviewed 24 June 2017

We visited Restaurant Chez Amira on a Wednesday evening in June. We were warmly welcomed by the server. The restaurant was quiet when we arrived (around 7 pm) but quickly became much busier. We had two tagines: one with lamb and prunes, the other with...More

Thank BigGandLittleT
Reviewed 27 May 2017 via mobile

Went to this lovely little restaurant with my husband and had a great meal. The food was freshly cooked and very tasty and the staff were very friendly and warm. It was also reasonably priced too. Worth a visit.

Thank brummie73
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Lunch, Dinner
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Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
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  • Address: 526 Rue Saint Jean, Quebec City, Quebec G1R 1P6, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Quebec  >  Quebec City
  • Phone Number: +1 418-522-2777
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