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Jardin Nelson

) #39 of 4,772 Restaurants in Montreal ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ Gluten Free Options
407, Place Jacques-Cartier | Vieux-Montreal, Montreal, Quebec H2Y 3B1, Canada
+1 514-861-5731
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  • Excellent46%
  • Very good40%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“brunch” (55 reviews)
“crepes” (402 reviews)
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407, Place Jacques-Cartier | Vieux-Montreal, Montreal, Quebec H2Y 3B1, Canada
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

I had the pork cannelloni and it was delicious! They do not make reservations, so be patient to wait for it in a long line depending on the day. We went there on a Thursday afternoon, had a late lunch and it was really good!

Thank Taisa P
Reviewed 2 days ago

Went here with my girlfriend and it was the perfect place for lunch. It is outside but undercover and you're looking up the walls of some pretty nice buildings. It felt so comfortable. had a nice beer and a pizza. The food isn't anything special...More

Thank ptrpdrm
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Came here with my gluten free wife - line was out the door and around the corner. Thirty mins later we were seated "inside" though more of a courtyard. Lots of gluten free options, including crepes - reportedly delicious. Server was warm and gracious and...More

Thank EatsomeKugel
Reviewed 3 days ago

It takes some work to give a balanced and accurate report on this restaurant. First the positives -- it has a great location, right off Place Jacques-Cartier. The atmosphere is great: it is a multi-level series of terraces and patios, secluded from the street and...More

Thank Matthew G
Reviewed 4 days ago

I was traveling with friends and this unique restaurant piqued our interest. It is within the facade of a building but has no roof and diners are protected by huge canvas "umbrellas." Our waiter, Francois, was as pleasant and accommodating as he was handsome and...More

Thank Jean C
Reviewed 4 days ago

Went for a dinner on a Friday night with a colleague and was pleasantly surprised, we did not wait long for a table. The covered terrace is fantastic with very good service. The menu was versatile, lots of choices and very well priced. Lots of...More

Thank norphano
Reviewed 5 days ago via mobile

We went here for dinner our first night in Montreal. The concierge at our hotel suggested this restaurant and since we were new to the city, we thought we'd take his advice. The live jazz and outdoor atmosphere makes this restaurant unique. The menu is...More

Thank RocknRobyn10
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

I've used Yelp! to find recommended restaurants on this trip to Montreal - quick weekend conference. All three restaurant choices I made for dinner had lines to get in. Jardin Nelson was good and in a high traffic tourist location. I haven't quite figured out...More

Thank KHSLex
Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

My friend and I who was visiting Montreal found this gem - we both had an amazing salad and glass of rose for lunch. Lovely piano playing in the background. Great for a warm summer afternoon!

Thank SALabbe
Reviewed 1 week ago

The concierge in our hotel recommended this restaurant, and I'm so glad we tried it. I am a lover of flowers and gardens, and this restaurant was loaded with them. They were covering the walls and windows, making it appear as if you're eating in...More

1  Thank ErinnElisabeth
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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Karla R
19 July 2017|
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Response from Ed O | Reviewed this property |
I believe they serve Brunch, which we've enjoyed in the past. You really can't go wrong with Jardin Nelson.
29 June 2017|
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Response from Jsfverg | Reviewed this property |
2 metro station to old Montreal. Place D'Armes & Champ de Mars which is closer to Place Jacques Cartier where the restaurant is. When you get off the metro walk towards the Hotel de Ville and in front us Place Jacques Cartier
23 February 2017|
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Response from sylvia k | Reviewed this property |
Absolutely yes to reservation in May. Because Jardin Nelson is closed during winter season. Nonetheless, I have never made reservations yet I always get a table. On the terrace always. Live jazz band and beautiful garden... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 20 - US$ 30
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa
Good for
Kids, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic
Open Hours
10:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 22:00
11:30 - 23:00
10:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 407, Place Jacques-Cartier | Vieux-Montreal, Montreal, Quebec H2Y 3B1, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Quebec  >  Montreal>  > Vieux-Montreal (Old Montreal)
  • Neighbourhood: Vieux-Montreal (Old Montreal)
  • Phone Number: +1 514-861-5731
  • E-mail
Le Jardin Nelson est ferme pour la saison hivernale. Nous serons de retour mi-avril, des que la temperature le permet. Jardin Nelson is closed for the winter season. We will be back mid-April, weather permitting.
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