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Resto Darbar

2027 St-Laurent, Montreal, Quebec H2X 2T3, Canada
+1 514-982-3724
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  • Excellent59%
  • Very good30%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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“thali” (34 reviews)
“naan” (30 reviews)
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Indian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options
€€ - €€€
2027 St-Laurent, Montreal, Quebec H2X 2T3, Canada
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This tiny little restaurant has amazing food! Anytime we travel we patronize Indian restaurants, this place is at the top of our list. The food was authentic and the chef/owner even stopped by our table to check on our dishes. Great food, easy atmosphere, priced...More

Thank whereurtravelsbringu
Reviewed 10 May 2018 via mobile

The food here was excellent! They have a great selection on their menu and the thali allows for people who want to try multiple curries to get their wish. Great option if you’re looking for Indian in Montreal.

Thank Prev-ran
Reviewed 6 May 2018

The last time I had a traditional Indian dinner it was home cooked and made with love by my lovely coworker. This enlarged my expectations of restaurants serving up Indian food 10 fold. And well Darbar is currently at the top of that list. The...More

Thank Alyshia T
Reviewed 29 April 2018

We enjoyed a fine tasty dinner in this small, intimate (not noisy) restaurant. Dishes from thali, to traditional curries, sag, etc were perfectly spiced. Nan was excellent. Staff were extremely helpful. There are a couple of tables to sit on floor that met the needs...More

Reviewed 21 April 2018 via mobile

The good: take out was fast, and the spice blend in our curry and vindaloo was complex and spicy -- not bland or overly salty. The chicken was tender. The not-so-good: our order didn't come with rice! Not sure if it was forgotten or needed...More

Thank abwoli
Reviewed 9 April 2018 via mobile

After a recommendation by a hotel worker we visited this neighbourhood eatery and were very happy with the results. We had the lamb Madras and vegetarian curry dish which was wonderful. Two light beers to wash it down and a pair of nann to soak...More

Thank artl677
Reviewed 28 December 2017

I love restaurants with only a few tables, and this is one of them. Combine it with great food and great service, and you have a winning combination. This place is a definite come-again for us

Thank Steven C
Reviewed 28 December 2017 via mobile

Went for dinner with friends on a -26°C evening. What better than to warm yourself up from the inside with fabulous curry! Everything was fantastic, especially the chicken vindaloo. The naan was perfectly cooked. Very friendly staff and owner. I will be going back!

Thank GarTheFoodie
Reviewed 1 December 2017

The food at this unassuming Indian bistro is really delicious! Our party of four had a variety of dishes, every one of them absolutely wonderful. Food was light, well-prepared, not too oily, and exceptionally flavorful. Service was friendly and attentive, there was little wait for...More

Thank Cheryl M
Reviewed 29 November 2017 via mobile

Highly recommend!!! Delicious food and friendly family atmosphere. Small place but wide offer of dishes.

Thank Zuzana K
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14 August 2015|
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Response from Patrick D | Reviewed this property |
No Exclusive parking. We drove around the block a couple of times until we found something a couple of blocks away.
14 August 2015|
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Response from Anil S | Reviewed this property |
There is street parking. In evenings usually there are plenty of spots. More so towards University as someone one also pointed out.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$10 - US$15
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Delivery, Takeout, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Good for
Child-friendly, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Kids
Open Hours
17:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 21:30
17:00 - 22:30
17:00 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 2027 St-Laurent, Montreal, Quebec H2X 2T3, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Quebec  >  Montreal>  > Quartier des Spectacles
  • Neighbourhood: Quartier des Spectacles
  • Phone Number: +1 514-982-3724
  • E-mail
Resto Darbar features the cuisine of Punjab (Northern India); a reinvention of classic North Indian cuisine for today's more discriminating palate. With over 30 years of experience, our chefs are constantly rethinking the classic Punjabi dishes. Simply said, our vision at Darbar is to showcase the food of modern Punjab: bold, healthy, and flavor-intenseEvery aspect of Darbar – the food, the decor, the ambience is designed to excite the senses while honouring the Punjabi tradition. Exclusively set in one of the most hip and flamboyant cities in the world, Darbar offers a vibrant lounge atmosphere and outdoor terrace where sophistication meshes seamlessly with style.
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