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Le Saint-Amour

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48 Rue Sainte-Ursule, Quebec City, Quebec G1R 4E2, Canada (St-Louis)
+1 418-694-0667
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18:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:00
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Sun - Fri 18:00 - 22:00
Mon - Fri 11:30 - 14:00
Sat 17:30 - 22:00
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10 reviews
4 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

Warm, friendly greeting, efficient and quick seating, professional, compassionate and knowledgeable waitress, terrific wait staff and servers, absolutely delicious, perfectly prepared meal (duck terrine was best ever!), wonderful presentation. Absolutely put this superb culinary destination on your "must eat here" list if you ever visit Quebec

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7 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 1 week ago

We went for dinner here during a romantic Valentine's trip to Montreal. It was an extremely cold night, but we felt really cozy and comfortable in this restaurant. The food was excellent and the service was attentive and friendly. Suggested for a special anniversary or birthday dinner.

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Thank Michele M
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3 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

i was backpacking through canada so was on a strict budget but since it was highly recommended, couldn't help but visit this amazing place. i was glad to be able to experience their hospitality. i only tried the starters tasters but it was so worth the price.was creamy, fresh ,all locally sourced with things just melting in my mouth. the... More 

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1 Thank Amit V
Saint-Amour_Brigade, Responsable des relations clients at Le Saint-Amour, responded to this review

"fantastic" is a word that makes us proud of our passion. Thank you for taking the time to visit us and to write., it is truly appreciated. Many members of our brigade love to travel as backpackers as well when they have the chance. We hope your bag is full of great memories! Best regards, Marcela for la brigade More 

Ottawa, Canada
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65 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 32 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We took the degustation menu and were a bit underwhelmed unfortunately. The food was good, but I was expecting more refinement considering the price. The food was a bit 'boring', and I have eaten similar food elsewhere that was cheaper. I really loved their dessert however. The service was very nice and friendly. They also have free valet parking, which... More 

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Thank lilyyhan
Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania
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41 reviews
30 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 14 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Le Saint-Amour is in the old city on a small back street. We first heard about it from our taxi driver. The outside was beautifully lit with a strong wooden door. It is not a huge place which is nice. The decor was unique and appropriate. Jim, our waiter, was fantastic. He suggested a great wine and was courteous enough... More 

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Thank gigiants
Saint-Amour_Brigade, Responsable des relations clients at Le Saint-Amour, responded to this review

"Wow" is definitively a word that we love to read when comes to our guests experience. Thank you for your visit and the kind words that I won't miss to share to our brigade, especially to Jim. I must say that you have chosen my favorite entrees with the lobster bisque and the mushrooms, I am glad you enjoyed both... More 

Seattle, Washington
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36 reviews
23 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Rather surprised by the reviews and expected more. The service was good, the wine was excellent but the food was just ok. Trying too hard is what came to mind. And the decor was just odd. Plastic flowers above us and we could just not figure out what the theme was. Overall, a disappointment after the reviews were so positive.

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Thank jillannelewis
Saint-Amour_Brigade, Responsable des relations clients at Le Saint-Amour, responded to this review

Bonjour madame Lewis, I am sorry to read that we haven't meet your personal expectations. Our decor is unique for sure, Giovanni Maur is a designer who's creations doesn't leave anyone neutral. Still, we hope you had a lovely time with us and during your journey in the old capitale. Best regards, Marcela for la brigade More 

Sao Paulo, SP
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74 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 3 weeks ago

It's a very famous restaurant in Quebec city. I was with a group of friends and we had the 3 course menu. I did not get amazed by any specific dish, but I do recall that all of them were very well prepared and presented. For the grand finale, we went for a tour to the restaurant's wine house, which... More 

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Charlotte, North Carolina
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470 reviews
272 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 189 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 31 October 2016

Everything about my dinner here was perfect. The food was amazing. Beautiful presentation. Excellent service. Highly, highly recommended. Make reservations to avoid disappointment.

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Thank JD28204
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100 reviews
65 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 27 October 2016

This place is amazing!!! I loved the waiter the service everyone that worked there was so nice and informative. The place is beautiful, the food was amazing, and of any restaurant I've ever been to I felt the presentation was the best!!!! ALSO the deserts are insane, so order them ALL!!!

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Thank Live4it
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24 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016

A friend and I who both worked in fine dining at the time went there for dinner with another couple. From start to finish I cannot find fault with a single thing. the food was simply spectacular in taste, aroma and plating. The service was beyond reproach. After our entreés while waiting for dessert we decided another bottle of wine... More 

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Thank Donna R
Saint-Amour_Brigade, Responsable relations clients at Le Saint-Amour, responded to this review

Bonjour madame Donna, Thank you for this lovely review that I won't miss to share with our Brigade, Chef and Maître d'hôtel. They will be really flatter by your good words. Once again, thank you for your visit and for taking the time to share your experience. We hope to have the pleasure of your visit soon again. Best regards,... More 

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    Service
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    Atmosphere
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$ 38 - US$ 42
Cuisine
French, Canadian
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Valet Parking
Dining Style
Fine Dining
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Local cuisine, Business meetings, Groups
Open Hours
Sunday
18:00 - 22:00
Monday
18:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:00
Tuesday
18:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:00
Wednesday
18:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:00
Thursday
18:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:00
Friday
18:00 - 22:00
11:30 - 14:00
Saturday
17:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 48 Rue Sainte-Ursule, Quebec City, Quebec G1R 4E2, Canada
    (St-Louis)
  • Location: Canada  >  Quebec  >  Quebec City
  • Phone Number: +1 418-694-0667
Description
Comme un repas se doit d'etre une experience inoubliable a tous les points de vue, les deux proprietaires du Saint-Amour M. Jacques Fortier et le Chef Jean-Luc Boulay ont deploye depuis 1978 leurs energies afin de reunir une equipe passionnee et attentionnee, de la cuisine a la salle a manger. Le Saint Amour se veut figure de proue dans le rayonnement de la gastronomie quebecoise. Alliant tradition et innovation, Jean-Luc Boulay et son chef Patrick Dubé misent sur les plus récentes techniques pour rendre hommage aux fins produits de notre Terroir. Au fil des ans, notre table est devenue un endroit raffine et chaleureux ou le qualificatif de distinctive ne s'arrete pas a la cuisine, mais s'etend jusqu'a l'ambiance et au confort des lieux.

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