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L'Affaire Est Ketchup

) #23 of 1,226 Restaurants in Quebec City ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ French,
46 Rue Saint-Joseph Est, Quebec City, Quebec G1K 3A5, Canada
+1 418-529-9020
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  • Excellent72%
  • Very good20%
  • Average5%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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46 Rue Saint-Joseph Est, Quebec City, Quebec G1K 3A5, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

From looking outside if I had let my conservative nature win, it's probably a place I would not have stopped in but I was convinced by my girlfriend who had seen reviews and heard about it on Anthony Bourdain. I must say that the food...More

1  Thank Sean K
Reviewed 1 week ago

My husband and I shared a delicious appetizer of fiddleheads then I had the fish and he had the beef and we shared the most amazing piece of cake I've ever had. We sat at the bar and the staff was so nice to us...More

Thank judyshri
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very hip vibe. Small place, shack-line; no more than 20 diners at a time it seems. Young, hip chef who's turning out excellent dishes in an almost nonexistent kitchen behind the bar. Super energetic and super friendly server who knows how to pair the wine...More

Thank Emily K
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Don't be fooled by the unassuming and dilapidated exterior of this little gem tucked away on Rue Saint-Joseph Est. Once inside, the food, service and ambience were all most enjoyable. We booked a table for the 6pm sitting, one of only half a dozen in...More

Thank MikeTemple
Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I came by myself this week and sat at the bar. The menu changes daily and is written on a large chalkboard that is read to you. I originally settled on a venison dish but decided to let the chef surprise me. I was presented...More

Thank John G
Reviewed 8 June 2017

Unique place to visit. Family of four adults, we had a great meal and enjoyed our time spent here. We were pressed for time and even though full I would have liked to try a dessert (or two). Menu choices are varied each setting but...More

Thank mooseboy
Reviewed 7 June 2017

This was our 2nd visit to this restaurant. We loved each one of them and we'll definitely come back for more. The atmosphere is terrific, the food is awesome and the service is unique. The way they present the menu is an attraction already. Do...More

Thank alaurentino
Reviewed 30 May 2017 via mobile

I booked a Friday night dinner for 6 people. Holy smokes does this place rock! Our host's wine recommendations were awesome. Atmosphere was fun. Octopus was delicious. I had the crispy goat belly, and it was out of this world. Tasted the goat shank, and...More

Thank robrc
Reviewed 17 May 2017 via mobile

The only thing good was knowing that the menu changes almost every day. Decided to try this restaurant after reading many great reviews. The bisque was good, mushrooms excellent and those were the only positives. Although the shrimp/crab appetizer sounded great it was bland and...More

1  Thank Franbilmes
Reviewed 17 April 2017 via mobile

Saw L'Affaire est Ketchup on Bourdain and had to try! Casual yet friendly & knowledgable service, a unique and relaxed dining atmosphere and the food is incredible. Unique wines available, too. Every last bite and sip was delicious. Would go back again and again and...More

Thank KateLalu
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1 May 2017|
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Response from JulienLavie | Property representative |
just call 418-529-9020
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22 December 2016|
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Response from JulienLavie | Property representative |
In fact, most of the menu of l'affaire est ketchup is gluten free. Just tell your waiter when he gonna explain the menu for dimiss any confusion. P.s. Sorry for the late answer
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27 November 2016|
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Response from JulienLavie | Property representative |
This is not our speciality but it will be a pleasure to prepare something for you. When you take a reservation specify your a vegeterian so this way we have time to prepared something little bit more reflect.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
French, Canadian
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
18:00 - 23:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 46 Rue Saint-Joseph Est, Quebec City, Quebec G1K 3A5, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Quebec  >  Quebec City
  • Phone Number: +1 418-529-9020
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