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3927 rue St-Denis | At rue Roy, Montreal, Quebec H2W 2M4, Canada
+1 514-845-5333
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  • Excellent57%
  • Very good31%
  • Average9%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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3927 rue St-Denis | At rue Roy, Montreal, Quebec H2W 2M4, Canada
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

L'express was recommended to me years ago but I just had the good sense to try it a couple of weeks ago. We arrived on time for our 6 o'clock reservation and had to wade through a crowd of hopeful walk ins. Our table was...More

Thank SabbersK
Reviewed 6 days ago

L'Express in Plateau Mont royale was one of my favorite restaurants. it looks like a french bistro, like a neighborhood restaurant. The food is just amazing....My compliments to the chef. I can tell a good restaurant from the bread they serve. Well tis place has...More

Thank Khoshid
Reviewed 6 days ago

My friend and I really enjoyed our lunch at L'Express. Looking at this restaurant before going it did mention that the outside is very unprepossessing, nothing to rave over. But upon entering that all changes. I felt like I was in Paris, at a great...More

Thank Suziq6183
Reviewed 6 days ago

Taken for lunch here by Canadian friends and enjoyed a great lunch. Wonderful atmosphere and excellent service. French fries and mayonnaise delicious as was the bread and jar of pickled gherkins. Each person chose a different item from an extensive menu and we all enjoyed...More

Thank dwilk
Reviewed 1 week ago

The attention to detail in the service here is absolutely astounding, from the moment you walk in to the end of the meal. I have never experienced anything better.

Thank fkreut
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We are an Australian couple and visited this restaurant on Monday 9 Oct 2017 “ thanks giving day”. We got into this restaurant luckily without a booking. Very busy, so guessed all the write ups were looking good. Ordered the duck pate as entree to...More

Thank Terry S
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

I was there a few minutes ago and I had to ask for the check due to a lack of basic service, the place was recommended by a friend which is Canadian and I liked to give it a try as I did with her...More

Thank Jorge Luis O
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went to l'express without a reservation on a Friday at 7:15. The maitre d' was great - he got us a table for 4 and asked if we could be finished by 9. No problem. Service was professional and courteous, prompt and not intrusive. The...More

Thank husseys_hacienda
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

It was recommended that we come to this restaurant by a friend who used to live in the area and we are so glad we did! It was a true french bistro in our experience and a great way for these western Canadians to kick...More

Thank FoodTravellingLove
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Our group of four had different appetizers, main courses, and dessert. We each tried everyone else's and agreed that every single dish was unique and magnificent. Service and atmosphere were wonderful. Definitely make reservations. Would definitely return.

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Go native in Plateau Mont-Royal, where bespoke
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locals and transplants alike, making it one of the
city's most diverse and distinctly authentic
experiences. A creative hub, Montreal's artistic elite
pack the cafes along Rue Saint-Denis, where young
painters and fashion designers draw inspiration from
the playful murals and stately Victorian homes that
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Response from Ridermel | Reviewed this property |
I have used Open Table but I believe you can just call them as well.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
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Average prices
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Romantic
Open Hours
10:00 - 01:00
08:00 - 02:00
08:00 - 02:00
08:00 - 02:00
08:00 - 02:00
08:00 - 02:00
10:00 - 02:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3927 rue St-Denis | At rue Roy, Montreal, Quebec H2W 2M4, Canada
    (Roy & Duluth)
  • Public Transportation: Metro Sherbrooke, 3 streets north or metro Mont-Royal, 3 streets south; a five minutes walk in both directions.
  • Location: Canada  >  Quebec  >  Montreal>  > Le Plateau Mont-Royal
  • Neighbourhood: Le Plateau Mont-Royal
  • Phone Number: +1 514-845-5333
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