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Birks Cafe par Europea

1240 Square Phillips, Montreal, Quebec H3B 3H4, Canada
+1 514-397-2468
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good26%
  • Average22%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible8%
Travellers talk about
“macarons” (7 reviews)
“mini desserts” (2 reviews)
“jewelry store” (11 reviews)
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All hours
CUISINES
Cafe, International
PRICE
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1240 Square Phillips, Montreal, Quebec H3B 3H4, Canada
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1 - 10 of 87 reviews

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This restaurant is located inside of Birks Jewelry store. It's run by the renowned Europea group. Quality of food, service, atmosphere was outstanding. We tried afternoon tea, and that needs to be after 2 or 3 PM. Before that, lunch menu is available.

Thank K T
Reviewed 27 August 2017

The food and service was wonderful and decadent, they accommodated our vegetarian guest also. Great experience.

Thank Natasha C
Reviewed 20 November 2016 via mobile

Birks Cafe is located in a beautiful and historic building in downtown Montreal. When you sit down you are surrounded by lovely architectural details of the jewelry store below. I was there for a high tea bridal shower with 20 guests. Our hostess and servers...More

Thank ALKavanagh
Reviewed 19 July 2016

We wandered into the jewelry store and notice the cafe sign by the door.After checking it out, we made a booking for afternoon tea. It was superb - elegantly presented and a true classic. I have eaten afternoon tea in some of the great establishments...More

1  Thank Tauberman
Reviewed 8 July 2016

This was our second visit to Birks Cafe to enjoy their delightful afternoon high tea service and once again we enjoyed the experience. From the moment you walk into the prestige Birks store in downtown Montreal and stroll longingly past all the beautiful jewellery and...More

Thank Larky0674
Reviewed 7 July 2016

We took our mother there to celebrate Mothers' Day. As the café is sitting in a high-end jewelry shop, it felt like 'Breakfast at Tiffany's'. We were greeted and shown to our table, which was nicely located in a quiet corner. Service was courteous and...More

2  Thank tangomamma
Reviewed 27 June 2016 via mobile

Birks offers high tea on the afternoon: little canapés, mini sandwiches, scones, mini desserts cups all accompanied by delicious tea. We were a large group and stopped by late a midweek afternoon. Some of the dishes could be fresher. But all and all very tasty!...More

1  Thank Mariana B
Reviewed 22 May 2016 via mobile

Had a lovely high tea there with another couple. Quite a vast choice of different teas. It's a set menu. Sandwiches, scones, clotted cream, strawberry jam, desserts, macaron, chocolates, etc. Lovely peaceful atmosphere. Situated in a high end jewellery store in the heart of downtown...More

Thank Vahishta
Reviewed 21 May 2016

At first I was a little disappointed that our Saturday afternoon tea had to be limited by the store's opening hours. However, we arrived at 3pm, got served swiftly because our high tea menu was preset, so 2 hours was plenty time. The hors d'oeuvres...More

Thank strongC
Reviewed 25 April 2016

I had the pleasure of enjoying "afternoon tea for two" with a friend at Birk's Café by Europea on a beautiful Friday afternoon, just after work. First let me gush about the service. Everyone was very pleasant, accommodating, and relaxed while still being very efficient....More

Thank Gwendolynah
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Centre-Ville (Downtown)
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commercialism. A suffusion of luxury hotels, flagship
stores, high-end restaurants, and corporate
headquarters characterize the neighborhood, which by
nightfall transforms from a business district into a
youth-culture hotspot, with hip bars, clubs, and
restaurants heavily peopled by students and young
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Response from Mariana B | Reviewed this property |
Yes! But to enter the main store it is better is the doorman disengages the revolving main front doors. To get to the cafe there is a service elevator besides the staircase Oui ! Mais t il vaut mieux d'entrer dans Birks par... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$25 - US$40
Cuisine
Meals
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Business meetings
Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 - 17:00
Monday
10:00 - 18:00
Tuesday
10:00 - 18:00
Wednesday
10:00 - 18:00
Thursday
10:00 - 21:00
Friday
10:00 - 21:00
Saturday
12:00 - 17:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1240 Square Phillips, Montreal, Quebec H3B 3H4, Canada
    (Ste Catherine)
  • Public Transportation: McGill Metro
  • Location: Canada  >  Quebec  >  Montreal>  > Centre-Ville (Downtown)
  • Neighbourhood: Centre-Ville (Downtown)
  • Phone Number: +1 514-397-2468
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Whether you're from here ... or abroad, we hope that the moments spent at the Birks Cafe feel like a journey - a journey of discovery of culinary sweetness and pleasure. Enjoy your time at the Cafe, take in the surroundings and enjoy a moment of relaxation.
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