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Le Nil Bleu

3706 St Denis, Montreal, Quebec H2X 3L7, Canada
+1 514-285-4628
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good33%
  • Average8%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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Open Now
12:00 - 15:00 Hours
African, Ethiopian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
€€ - €€€
3706 St Denis, Montreal, Quebec H2X 3L7, Canada
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

WoW! We went as a group of 12 people to celebrate a birthday. We had a great time and the food was awesome. We took the degustation menu. 60$ for two people. We ate with our fingers. The put everything on a huge crepe and...More

Thank Marty61600
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Came here with our friends for dinner as none of us had experienced Ethiopian food before. It's a glitzy place with white sofas, zebra cushions, African murals, a water feature and a grand piano. It was also pretty packed when we got there. We ordered...More

Thank smilgaki
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

This was wonderful Ethiopian food. A little less traditional than I have had elsewhere but very fun none the less. It was very busy on a Saturday night definitely call ahead to make sure there is room.

Thank NWLgrad
Reviewed 12 March 2018

The owner forces customers to buy an entree. That is against Ethiopian hospitality and the fair rules of a normal restaurant. Ethiopia is a marvellous country, this restaurant is ugly and cold. Ethiopians are always welcoming everybody. This restaurant wants only money, money, your money....More

Thank Pierre G
Reviewed 4 March 2018 via mobile

We have been here several times, most recently last weekend. The setting is beautiful and and calm, despite its location on a major thoroughfare. The dining room is decorated with African sculpture and a waterfall wall. The food is extraordinary -- an incredible array of...More

Thank swedishivy2013
Reviewed 11 February 2018 via mobile

Came here for a light late dinner. Had a soup of the day (vegetable soup) and an eggplant puree'. They were both flavorful, good quality food at a fair price

Thank Alessio P
Reviewed 4 February 2018

Lovely little place on St-Denis in Montreal. The food was very tasty, and they have veggie friendly dishes, which is a huge plus for me. You cant tell from the outside, but this restaurant is quite fancy looking, but is affordable. You get the best...More

Thank Nelly B
Reviewed 17 January 2018 via mobile

I selected this restaurant for my birthday, having been regulars many years ago, before having kids. I thought it would be fun to bring my family of four. The wine selection was very nice, and the beer options interesting. The big fail, however, was in...More

Thank moremanoi
KutumaReception, Manager at Le Nil Bleu, responded to this reviewResponded 19 January 2018

Dear customer, We would like to apologize for the poor service that you received during your birthday dinner with your family. We want to try to make things right with you as soon as possible. When you get the chance, please contact the restaurant at...More

Reviewed 8 January 2018

I love the flavor of ndole and fufu, love the decoration of the place and the drinks were incredibles. Also, remember the presentation of squares desserts originals, I tried the curry and chocolate, was lovely.

Thank Milena D
Reviewed 4 January 2018 via mobile

Went to the Nil bleu without to many expectations but I have to say, WOW, what great tasting food. I took the tasting menu, best thing I did. You get to try everything, and everything was good. Definitely will be coming back. The lamb, the...More

Thank Pat D
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Questions & Answers
24 April 2015|
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Response from 6,979 | Property representative |
Hello sir, Injera is gluten free, although, it may have been in contact with gluten. Hence, people who have an allergy should not consume the injera.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Groups, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Business meetings
Open Hours
11:30 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 15:00
17:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3706 St Denis, Montreal, Quebec H2X 3L7, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Quebec  >  Montreal>  > Plateau Mont-Royal
  • Neighbourhood: Plateau Mont-Royal
  • Phone Number: +1 514-285-4628
  • E-mail
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