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) #17 of 4,772 Restaurants in Montreal €€€€ Seafood, Italian,
1229 Rue de la Montagne | 1229 Mountain street, Montreal, Quebec H3G 1Z2, Canada
+1 514-866-3234
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  • Excellent70%
  • Very good20%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“pasta” (54 reviews)
“biscotti” (11 reviews)
Opens in 13 min
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Seafood, Italian, Contemporary, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
1229 Rue de la Montagne | 1229 Mountain street, Montreal, Quebec H3G 1Z2, Canada
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Reviewed yesterday

We stayed in Montreal for a few nights in July and this was close by to the hotel. I booked it before we arrived. It actually wasnt packed but reasonable busy. The service we received was fantastic. And all the food was very good, I...More

Thank suzy6626
Reviewed yesterday

This was the most disappointing restaurant of our trip and extra sad because I chose it for my birthday dinner. We dined early in order to go to a concert later that evening. Apparently many other people were doing the same and we were all...More

Thank Wanderlust781
Reviewed 2 days ago

Italian restaurants are always about detail, service and little touches and Bis had plenty of that. From the owner/manager bringing us inside with an umbrella, making sure we were taken care of the entire night; to the exceptional wait staff who made sure we were...More

Thank Amber L
Reviewed 6 days ago

Had a business lunch there, service was very good, as was the food. Reasonable prices, with a classy ambiance. If you are looking for a sure thing, I think this place is will deliver. Enjoy!

Thank Russell B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We were pleasantly surprised at the quality, creative dishes, good selection of wines at a reasonable cost. The knowledge and enthusiasm of the staff made the meal all the more enjoyable. Warm reception by the manager and virtually all staff were able to accommodate our...More

1  Thank Bigdogxyz
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Good food but overall had a very unpleasant experience. The most unwelcoming, non-friendly, snobby, and rude main server. We were a group of 10 people celebrating a very special occasion but we all left feeling unhappy due to extremely poor customer service. Some staff were...More

1  Thank Grace K
Aldo M, Owner at Bis, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hi Grace, I was very sorry to hear about your group's recent experience at my restaurant. Our service is usually impeccable therefore it saddens me to know you left with a bad impression of us. We value your opinion and please know we have reviewed...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Excellent Italian food and service! Our whole family enjoyed the experience on our visit from Ottawa.

1  Thank Lui7676
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

I was travelling alone on business and this restaurant went it of their way to make me feel at home. I have never received better service or care at a restaurant in my life. Best Italian in Montreal and I still can't stop thinking about...More

1  Thank addictedtosunshine
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We enjoyed this experience immensely. First, two complimentary meatballs came out, then wonderful bread and oil. I ordered gnocchi which floated off the plate. My wife ordered the melanzan which she thoroughly enjoyed. App's were a perfectly dressed salad and filet mignon carpaccio. All coupled...More

2  Thank datawest20
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

For my entree I had the gnocchi, which was the best I've ever had. Dinner for the others in my party was good, not great. In a city with so many excellent restaurants there are better choices. Enjoyed the staff; the assistant server in particular...More

Thank Dylaur
Centre-Ville (Downtown)
Montreal's towering skyline is concentrated in the
Downtown area, its nexus of commerce and
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 Jani B | Reviewed this property |
SO sorry! Just saw this a month later. Yes! They sure do
25 August 2016|
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Response from DC-PointLoma | Reviewed this property |
We spent about $70CDN for dinner for 2, with an 2 entrees and a split appetizer (try the gnudi!) and a glass of wine. So worth it!
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$17 - US$38
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Reservations, Street Parking
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
17:00 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
11:30 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1229 Rue de la Montagne | 1229 Mountain street, Montreal, Quebec H3G 1Z2, Canada
    (Saint Catherine)
  • Public Transportation: Peel Street Metro, Windsor train station, Lucien Lallier Metro station
  • Location: Canada  >  Quebec  >  Montreal>  > Centre-Ville (Downtown)
  • Neighbourhood: Centre-Ville (Downtown)
  • Phone Number: +1 514-866-3234
  • E-mail
Located in downtown Montreal, Restaurant Bis is the perfect place to see and be seen! We're known to host Hollywood stars during their stay in "The City of Saints" and we've even been awarded Trip Adviser Certificate of Excellence for two straight years. Our diverse and exciting meal options, including our "under 495 calorie" menu, and our wide selection of fine Italian wines are what makes us a popular destination for the most discerning palettes! Book your table at Restaurant Bis, and enjoy an evening with us!
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