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Le Coffret de l'Imagination

Certificate of Excellence
$$ - $$$
Canadian
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145, rue Michaud, Coaticook, Quebec J1A 1A9, Canada
+1 819-849-0090
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Wakefield, Canada
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45 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 13 October 2016

If you can imagine a mix of fine dining and the the arrival-of-a-massive-bus-tour style meal, you will understand Le Coffret. It is a little more than you'd pay for this food anywhere else, but the atmosphere, service and proximity to Foresta Lumina make it a hand-in-hand experience. Worth it in light of that. And they have a wonderful focus on... More 

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Thank ehebertdaly
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30 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

We had dinner at this restaurant right at the sight of the Enchanted Forest at the Park de la Gorge. I had the filet mignon table de hote; another had the trout duo. The portion size of the escargot appetizer was small and drowned in some kind of sauce that smothered the taste. But the main course was a good... More 

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Thank MarlonRU
Pittsburg, New Hampshire
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6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 31 August 2016

A bit pricey but nice atmosphere, service was great and the food was very good. If the weather is nice, they have outside dining and that was enjoyable.

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Thank Brandyloo
Quebec, Canada
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25 reviews
14 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 November 2015

A little more than what I think the food is worth but the service was great and the food was delicious. If you want something small but flavorful? The simple french fries with their house mayonnaise. So good.

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Thank Coleen B
Halifax, Nova Scotia
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305 reviews
96 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 503 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 September 2015

I always feel a bit guilty at not giving an excellent rating to a place where I had a really good experience. The Coffret de l'Imagination delivers in every regard from location in an old brick building at the entrance to Coaticook Gorge, to a nice interior with some imaginative paintings, to good service to good value. My adult son... More 

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Thank maritimeexplorer
Montreal, Canada
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65 reviews
35 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 43 helpful votes
Reviewed 26 September 2015 via mobile

The restaurant is located in a rustic building. Even though it was busy (Friday night), we were shown to a table quickly. What the plate lack in presentation give you tenfold in flavors. I strongly recommend the trout duet. Fresh fillet top with a rosace of smoked trout and perfect trimmings. Very friendly staff.

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Thank Michel L
Raleigh, North Carolina
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236 reviews
169 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 August 2015

Stopped in for a business lunch with two colleagues. Sat outside and received stellar service with tasty, hot food straight from the kitchen. Large portions!

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Thank Steven J
Montreal, Canada
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90 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 63 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 July 2015

We went as a family of 5 to eat at this restaurant before going to foresta lumina which is right across. It is a beautiful restaurant with a really nice atmosphere, especially at night with all their candles and wood furnishings. I ordered the salmon in basil and mango. I came with crispy veggies and rice. Was very good. Would... More 

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Thank ChristinaB42
Ottawa, Canada
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46 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
Reviewed 30 June 2015

We took our son and his girlfriend for dinner one week after we had been there for lunch. Like in the past, lunch was a good experience. However, they must have had a shift change for the cook. The only item that was acceptable was the mussels plate. The salmon, the pasta, and the trout dishes were lukewarm, lacked flavoring,... More 

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Trois-Rivieres, Canada
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51 reviews
31 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
Reviewed 27 July 2014

This restaurant il located at the entrance of a very nice park and it is a very old buiding. But that's all! The food is very, very basic. The chef! tried to prepared some intersting plates, but the taste is horrible. We had chicken that didn't had any flavor and tasted like rubber, soagys vegetables, pasta with pesto and thick... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    5 of 5 bubbles
Cuisine
Canadian
Meals
Dinner, Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Romantic
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 145, rue Michaud, Coaticook, Quebec J1A 1A9, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Quebec  >  Coaticook
  • Phone Number: +1 819-849-0090

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