We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
New! Find and book your ideal hotel on TripAdvisor — and get the lowest prices

Bistro Le Brigantin

Certificate of Excellence
€€ - €€€
Downtown Quebec City
American, French, Bar, European, Canadian
Map updates are paused. Zoom in to see updated info.
Reset zoom
Updating Map...
Get directions
97, rue du Sault-Au-Matelot, Quebec City, Quebec G1K 3Y9, Canada
+1 418-692-3737
11:30 - 22:00
Open now
All hours
Sun - Sat 11:30 - 22:00
More Info
Add Photo Write a Review

239 Reviews from our TripAdvisor Community

Traveller rating
Traveller type
Time of year
  • More
Showing 165: English reviews
Blue Mountains, Canada
Level Contributor
165 reviews
87 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 74 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 days ago NEW

We ate here our final night and didn't want to spend a fortune, the food was alright and plentiful. We were the only couple,eating but you have to remember it was November the off season. There was 2 couples at the bar but they did leave and more people came in later. The food was hot and that is a... More 

Thank Boris2552
Berkeley, California
Level Contributor
368 reviews
220 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 122 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 November 2016

Had a good menu and the fixed price choices for lunch were quite generous, including beverage and dessert. Not a huge place and so you get a sense of intimacy. Seemed a good place for locals, and visitors.

Thank BarryandJackie
A TripAdvisor Member
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016 via mobile

Stopped for lunch... stayed till dinner. The food was spectacular!!! Try the spaghetti with such confit!! The service was amazing considering only two people working the dining area. Nadine and Jack were GREAT!! Highly recommended

Thank A TripAdvisor Member
Casselberry, Florida
Level Contributor
58 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 23 October 2016

We saw the Trip Advisor recommendation outside this bistro in the lower city so decided to try it for lunch. Small place, relaxed staff and vive, great food. We were crowded in our table for 2 but nevertheless, had a good meal. Spouse loved his duck which he had enjoyed at several places. It was clean and neat with good... More 

Thank ziggy47
Level Contributor
4 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 20 October 2016

Just a short walk from the crowded and pricey restaurants of the lower port streets of Petit Champlain . We asked a local for a restaurant tip and were not disappointed. Nice atmosphere, friendly waiter named Jacques and a great affordable lunch menu. The pizza was yummy. The lasagne and caesar salad were delicious. Quick service and a friendly staff.

Thank Lori E
2 reviews
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 18 October 2016 via mobile

Both trips the food and service were excellent! The cost was very reasonable and the atmosphere relaxed and comfortable!

Thank Martin O
Level Contributor
30 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

We enjoyed your food and drink. The Bistro was relaxing and we felt welcomed. The staff was very friendly.

Thank Mike P
Antwerp, Belgium
Level Contributor
174 reviews
70 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 60 helpful votes
2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 11 October 2016

and rate this place poor, since it's only based on our experience. We decided to have lunch here, because there was this formula of something (onion soup, half pizza, salad, ...) and a drink for 12$. We thought that would be fast. So cheap and fast, and we were really not expecting haute cuisine, but we had to wait for... More 

Thank janneman55
Chicago USA
Level Contributor
18 reviews
11 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 7 October 2016

Just what I needed after wandering around Lower Town. Menu had nice variety, lots of healthy choices also. Poor waiter was slammed, but did a nice job.

Thank LincolnParkspinster
Level Contributor
3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2016 via mobile

The service from our waitress Maggie was amazing and the food was top class , we will be back for sure .. love this place

Thank warren f

Travellers who viewed Bistro Le Brigantin also viewed

Quebec City, Quebec
Quebec City, Quebec

Been to Bistro Le Brigantin? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Is This Your TripAdvisor Listing?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing
Improve this listing

Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$8 - US$21
American, French, Bar, European, Canadian
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Takeout, Outdoor Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Highchairs Available, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Cheap Eats, Child-friendly, Special Occasion Dining, Kids, Local cuisine
Open Hours
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 97, rue du Sault-Au-Matelot, Quebec City, Quebec G1K 3Y9, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Quebec  >  Quebec City>  > Downtown Quebec City
  • Neighbourhood: Downtown Quebec City
  • Phone Number: +1 418-692-3737
Small restaurant, good service, good food and reasonable price. children menu

Questions & Answers

Here's what previous visitors have asked, with answers from representatives of Bistro Le Brigantin and other visitors
1 question
Ask a question
Wake Forest, North Carolina
over a year ago

See all questions (1)

Questions? Get answers from Bistro Le Brigantin staff and past visitors.
Posting guidelines
Typical questions asked:
  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?