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Patente et Machin

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82 Ste-Joseph West, Quebec City, Quebec G1K 1W9, Canada
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  • Excellent71%
  • Very good22%
  • Average4%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“scallops” (16 reviews)
“bison” (9 reviews)
“pork dish” (2 reviews)
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82 Ste-Joseph West, Quebec City, Quebec G1K 1W9, Canada
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Reviewed 21 December 2017

Never been a huge goat fan but this goat belly was sooo delicious! Crispy on the outside, juicy and tender on the inside. And most of the fat had been rendered so the meat was super flavorful and not fatty like pork belly sometimes can...More

1  Thank badrrb
Reviewed 15 December 2017

My original intention was to visit "L'Affair es Ketchup", featured on an Anthony Bourdain episode, but they were fully booked. Luckily the owners opened an identical restaurant a few hundred feet away: "Patente Et Machin". The interior is antique-hipster, but still clean and comfy. No...More

Thank John P
Reviewed 13 November 2017 via mobile

We came here because l’affaire ketchup was full, personally i enjoyed the food which was simple but tasty and all comfort food. the wine list is ok but nothing great. service was a miss, we came for second service at 9pm, asked for the bar...More

Thank melifheredia
Reviewed 4 November 2017

We were there late October 2017 and had an excellent and memorable dinner. We had seal “spread” for lack of a better term (seal meat in smooth spread with toast points) and headcheese for appetizers. We had never either appetizer before and were rather unsure...More

Thank TEIInnkeeper
Reviewed 14 October 2017

This is a small, casual restaurant. When we first arrived I was a little disappointed by what I thought was a simple menu on the chalk board. When our waiter described the choices they were quite sophisticated. The food was amazing! We had several dishes,...More

Thank sarahtwz
Reviewed 2 September 2017 via mobile

We ubered to this small neighborhood restaurant from old town. It was not "inspiring" from the outside but it had come highly recommended. We were very impressed with the food, the wine list, the wait staff and the fun local atmosphere. We made friends with...More

1  Thank Nancy A
Reviewed 2 September 2017 via mobile

Ordered duck breast here, and it was amazing. Extremely tender! Even though we don't know how to speak French, the server explained the entire menu to us in English. We had a great time here!

Thank henryhsh
Reviewed 25 August 2017

We really enjoyed eating here. Located on the ground floor of an old shop in an early 20th century, three-story workers block in the quickly gentrifying Saint-Roch area, Patent Et Machine has a fresh edgy feel. Despite our waiter’s limited English and our inability to...More

1  Thank 58More-travel-please
Reviewed 12 August 2017

I've just had one of my best meals in a long time at Patente et Machin. Not only the food was absolutely fabulous (Mushrooms with Foie Gras and Scallops & Argentinian Shrimps in a delicious clams sauce and the famous Pudding Chomeur with Aged Cheddar...More

Thank Misterproof
Reviewed 15 June 2017 via mobile

I went here for dinner with my 3 siblings based on the NYT review. The menu is not available online anywhere because it changes frequently. I was not worried, because I can always find something I like. Unfortunately, that was not the case here. Every...More

1  Thank lindencraig
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 82 Ste-Joseph West, Quebec City, Quebec G1K 1W9, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Quebec  >  Quebec City
  • Phone Number: 581-981-3999
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