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Boris Bistro

465 McGill Street, Montreal, Quebec H2Y 2H1, Canada
+1 514-848-9575
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  • Excellent39%
  • Very good43%
  • Average12%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible1%
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French, European, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
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465 McGill Street, Montreal, Quebec H2Y 2H1, Canada
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Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Excellent selection of beer and food. I had the small filet which was perfect. Great to sit outside on a nice evening

Thank lpb55nc
Reviewed 4 days ago

well.....I have friends that have been to Bistro Boris and just loved it. ...but the best part is that we found out that it is all gluten free except for the baguette. I am celiac and haven't eaten so well in a restaurant in ages...The...More

Thank Adelina C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The Halibut. Was so good and fresh it was almost like it jumped out of the fishing net into my cooking pan. The Lemon Tart was unique and delicious. The location, the ambiance and the service level was so good, genuinely Canadian.

Thank Uday P
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We went there as a group, we made a reservation, it took over an hour to get half the food on the table, the other half of the group had to wait another 10 minutes. The owner came to our table before the food even...More

1  Thank Sara H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We had read about this restaurant in a tour guide and checked on Tripadvisor. The reviews were good so we made a booking. They have indoor and outdoor seating. We chose outdoor. It was made very clear to us on booking that should the weather...More

Thank Sandra186342
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I dined here solo last night while traveling on business. There were some high tops near the bar that were perfect for me so I didn't feel conspicuous at all. The menu isn't extensive but a couple items jumped out at me. My server (...More

Thank LiveWellDineWell
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Stumbled upon this bistro by accident and so happy we did! Long leisurely lunch. Fish tacos and filet mignon were excellent. Full shade in the height of the afternoon, perfect for drinks and a late lunch. We never felt rushed and enjoyed every minute. Sit...More

Thank Amy K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We fell in love with the exterior of this place right away! It looks like an abandoned building that has been re-captured and converted into a lovely outdoor space. When you 'enter' the building, you feel like you're inside but are actually still outside. It's...More

Thank learnlovelivetravel
Reviewed 5 weeks ago via mobile

My daughters and I selected Boris Bistro from reviews on Trip Advisor and the location near our hotel. We arrived without a reservation however, the head waiter made room for us in a very gracious manner. We ordered a bottle of wine and a tray...More

Thank monasmom1
Reviewed 29 April 2018 via mobile

This restaurant was highly rated by our hotel so with some friends we booked for dinner. On arrival the restaurant was quiet and we sat at the table. The menus eventually arrived and we ordered one starter as the colleague waitress had difficulty explaining what...More

1  Thank LaPerl
Vieux-Montreal (Old Montreal)
The historic centre of Montreal, Vieux-Port is home to
some of the city's most antiquated buildings and
picturesque streets. Along the waters of the St.
Lawrence River, the bank of Old Port features museums,
festivals, food stalls, and outdoor athletics, a
celebrated part of the city that explodes into
fireworks displays on warm summer nights. At its
centre, street performers and artists compete with
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27 August 2016|
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Response from Pacdan | Reviewed this property |
My wife is gluten sensitive and we were able to order around her needs. Obviously, from my own review (Pacdan1136), we thought the restaurant was great. The staff was very accommodating and helpful. Ask for whatever you... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Local cuisine, Business meetings, Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups
Open Hours
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
3:00 PM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 2:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 PM
6:00 PM - 11:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 465 McGill Street, Montreal, Quebec H2Y 2H1, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Quebec  >  Montreal>  > Vieux-Montreal (Old Montreal)
  • Neighbourhood: Vieux-Montreal (Old Montreal)
  • Phone Number: +1 514-848-9575
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