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Cristal No 1

1068, boul. St Laurent | Quebec, Montreal, Quebec H2Z 1J5, Canada
+1 514-875-4275
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good41%
  • Average4%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible4%
5 Jul 2018
“No better place for lunch”
16 Jun 2018
“The N.41 is as awesome as the owner!”
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1068, boul. St Laurent | Quebec, Montreal, Quebec H2Z 1J5, Canada
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Reviewed 5 July 2018 via mobile

We have been coming here for years and the food is fast, filling and affordable. Service is good and #41 is our favourite. A tight fit but worth it.

Thank W8319IAjamesp
Reviewed 16 June 2018

The place is very simple: a dozen tables, modest decorations and your typical bland music. On lunchtime, there is not a lot of people there, which allowed me to have a nice service from the waitress the two times I ate there. Both times, I...More

Thank Léandre H
Reviewed 22 October 2017 via mobile

Super tasty. Super service (they are nice people !) and a great value. Lots of options for Veg and Carnivores alike. Go and go often my friends.

Thank DarrinMontreal
Reviewed 26 March 2017

Used to loveeee this place a lot! Not really good service, waiters are not really friendly and slow respond. Great atmosphere though and the food kills me, love to go for dimsum. Fave dinner is Peking duck menu package. Was about 3-4 dishes and paid...More

Thank Miniarty W
Reviewed 25 December 2016

In a rush and limited parking time ,I was still able to get a good tasting soup,wanted seafood but they only have shrimp soup .The soup was tasty ,the shrimps needed a little more taste.But in and out in less than 20 minutes was good.

Thank dancomontreal
Reviewed 6 August 2016 via mobile

Went there with my family as my wife was craving for vietnamese food. Read the review in Lonely Planet. Pho soup had a strange taste and noodles were overcooked and fried rolls had onions in them...telling sign: no vietnamese crowd in the place....

2  Thank T-p N
Reviewed 16 May 2016

my favorite is the fried rolls and caramelize pork or beef in a bowl with crispy fresh veggies. the place is small but it makes the experience unique..like each of us who are seating.. it feel like a privileges, something like..we are in Vietnam right...More

1  Thank Isa R
Reviewed 2 May 2016

I've been going there at least once a week since fall 1998! Great a healthy food. Leans, and fresh. I recommend the 41 or 42 (pork or chicken) or the chicken soup with bamboo sprouts. The spring or imperial rolls are the best I've had...More

Thank Jeff D
Reviewed 17 February 2013

The first owner of this restaurant, Mr. Jimmy Lam, has taken it over his sister from January 21 2013, and rename it to Cristal No 41 to reflect the famous No 41 in the Menu. He keep the same family cuisine from 1986 (the year...More

3  Thank John L
Reviewed 6 August 2012

My sister used to order from there all the time and once she bring be there and it was the best vietnamese food i ever had. The ingredients are simple, yet fresh, well prepared and taste so good. The place itself is modest, old tables...More

2  Thank MontrealMissy
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Chinatown
Bakeries, markets, restaurants, and buffets crowd the
brightly graffitied streets of Chinatown, the city's
aromatic destination for pan-Asian cuisine.
Distinguished at its entry points by towering
vermillion paifang gates, the compact neighbourhood
acts as a focal point for the Chinese community,
hectic with educational facilities, cultural centres,
acupuncturists, and foreign-language newspapers.
...More
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  • Address: 1068, boul. St Laurent | Quebec, Montreal, Quebec H2Z 1J5, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Quebec  >  Montreal>  > Chinatown
  • Neighbourhood: Chinatown
  • Phone Number: +1 514-875-4275
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