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C'est la Vie

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French, European, Grill, Canadian
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708, Rue de Saint Jovite, Mont Tremblant, Quebec J8E 3J8, Canada
+1 819-681-0779
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17:00 - 21:30
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Sun - Thu 17:00 - 21:00
Fri 17:00 - 21:30
Sat 17:00 - 22:00
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4 reviews
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 10 October 2016 via mobile

Always have an impression that if you don't eat foie gras you haven't had the French cuisine! Really good foie gras. Generous amount. I think price is reasonable for a steak is it about 30-40$. They even have hot stone option! It is like cook it yourself! Absolutely love it! Next time in town I will definitely go back again.... More 

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Thank Sunnie M
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 September 2016 via mobile

Recommended by the owners of our wonderful B&B. Great service, amazing food (try the hot stone!) and lovely ambience. Must try!

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Thank Lydia L
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 30 August 2016 via mobile

Our family of five dined on hot stone plates and experienced a variety of meats. The hostess was very helpful with suggestions and the experience of cooking meat to your preferred taste was excellent. The presentation which included a mix of vegetables was also great. A fun experience for the whole family.

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Thank AlanL2Aurora
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 24 August 2016 via mobile

If you are looking for an enjoyable dinner with a homely feel, this is the place in Tremblant. Offering an option to cook your own meal, C'est la Vie is certainly a unique little place. We enjoyed the service and the atmosphere which is both comfortable and romantic. The salmon accompanied by pesto sauce was delicious and the potatoes memorable.... More 

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Thank bermiekedo
New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016 via mobile

This was our first hot stone dining experience and we truly enjoyed it! We were welcomed and asked if we wanted to sit inside or on the porch. It was a chilly evening for August so the greeter assured us that a heater was on and escorted to a lovely table on the porch. As we were new to the... More 

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Ottawa, Canada
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 August 2016

Service was not bad but there were a few mix-ups. The hostess was very friendly but did seem overwhelmed. The food was delicious but there should be full size plates to put the food on as it is cooked on the hot stone.

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Thank doreenmackay5
Ottawa, Canada
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 August 2016

This is a small restaurant that is located in a converted typical older québécois home. The restaurant is a family affair run by a French chef. The menus is always special and excellent.Price wise hard to beat the table d'hote.Their specialty is a cook your meat on a hot stone served at your seat .The choice of food to cook... More 

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 August 2016 via mobile

This place has everything that is needed for a perfect restaurant, except the service. The food was amazing and the atmosphere was lovely but the service needs work. We walked at 7:25pm for a 7:30pm reservation and we weren't greeted until 7:35pm. We sat on our table and nobody came to take an order until 7:55pm. Finally we finished our... More 

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Thank Mac2105
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 August 2016 via mobile

Excellent food with a wide variety of.exotic meats ! It was a very unique experience and we will make sure to visit again when we come to the area .Loved it !

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Fabien G, Propriétaire at C'est la Vie, responded to this review

Thank you very much to have taken time to share your satisfaction. It is very appreciated, thank you very much! Fabien More 

Montreal, Canada
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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 29 July 2016 via mobile

I think because we had such amazing service and equally great meal the night before that we just expected the same from this restaurant. The service was disappointing from the moment we walked in,not really friendly at all. As far as the meal goes and yes we did do the hot stones and yes we did know that the cooking... More 

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Fabien G, Propriétaire at C'est la Vie, responded to this review

Dear customer, I am really saddened that you did not appreciate your experience. We propose a wide choice of meats. Known meats but also games and exotic meats among which most cost very expensive. (Ostrich, kangaroo, camel, crocodile, elk, bison etc.) We respect the integrity of the muscle so that each can appreciate at best his experience. For those among... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
USD 12 - USD 30
Cuisine
French, European, Grill, Canadian
Meals
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Takeout, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Highchairs Available
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Child-friendly, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
17:00 - 21:00
Monday
17:00 - 21:00
Tuesday
17:00 - 21:00
Wednesday
17:00 - 21:00
Thursday
17:00 - 21:00
Friday
17:00 - 21:30
Saturday
17:00 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 708, Rue de Saint Jovite, Mont Tremblant, Quebec J8E 3J8, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Quebec  >  Mont Tremblant
  • Phone Number: +1 819-681-0779
Description
In an ancestral, serene and warm frame, we propose you the GRILL-STONE. This concept, unique in the region, consists of a VOLCANIC STONE warmed at high temperature offering an ideal natural surface for a cooking without added fat. The menu proposes a wide choice of meats and fishes such as filet mignon, ostrich, tuna, bison, seafoods, kangaroo, deer, wapiti, camel etc. We shall welcome you and shall assure an attentive and personalized service. The Chef owner also proposes you some specialities. The cellar presents a wide selection of wines, private imports as well as a good choice of wine by the glass. So, a selection of dish to take out is offered to you. A private room is also available according to certain conditions

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?