To achieve a ranking of the best steakhouse restaurants in Montreal, several criteria can be taken into account, for example: their popularity, their quality/price ratio and the opinion of experts. Here is the result of this compilation in 5 essential establishments for lovers of excellent quality red meat.
Undoubtedly one of the most controversial, but also the most popular, customer opinions vary widely on this restaurant depending on whether they come from TripAdvisor, Yelp or Foursquare (there are others). These opinions converge however on the quality of the dishes.With an “old school” feel, a simple and modern decoration, and above all a certain reputation, it is one of the most famous steakhouse restaurants in Montreal. Customers therefore go there first knowing that it is an institution, then discovering the quality of the steaks.The austere aspect of the place and the service as well as a minimalist comfort (in particular tables very close together) will perhaps not suit a certain clientele as much.To book: 3961 Boulevard Saint-Laurent (between Napoleon & Duluth) – From 5 p.m. to 10 p.m. Such. : +1 514 845 3509. Free parking.
2. Rib’n Reef
Yet another Montreal institution for 56 years, the establishment has been completely renovated for the greater comfort of a clientele who appreciates the quality of service and decoration on an equal footing with the perfection of the cooking of the generously served meats. A smoking room allows you to enjoy a good cigar away.Two significant points raise this steakhouse restaurant above the rest: a wine list regularly praised by the prestigious Magazine Wine Spectator and a manager who makes it a point of honor to personally respond to online comments from customers. Your opinion counts! To reserve a table at one of the best steakhouse restaurants in Montreal : 8105 Boulevard Decarie, H4P 2H5 – From 4:30 p.m. to 11 p.m. Such. : +1 514 735 1601. Free parking and valet service.
3. Vieux-Port Steakhouse
With its thousand seats on two floors and one of the most beautiful terraces in Old Montreal, the place is both very popular and very touristy. You can enjoy a high-quality steak there at any time (or almost).In a warm atmosphere, between fireplaces and stone walls, you will not be disappointed with the quality of the meats or the impressive Sunday buffet. By its reception capacity, it is the favorite of large groups of people.To reserve a table (recommended to avoid waiting): 39, Saint-Paul Est (Saint-Gabriel), Montreal – From 11:30 a.m. to 10 p.m. Such. : +1 514 866 3175
Another must in old Montreal, just behind the Pointe à Callière museum, esteemed for its service and its atmosphere of a renovated old barn, the quality/price ratio is one of the best in the city.If everything is of high quality, the staging of the place could put off some while others will appreciate the effort made in folklore.To reserve: 298 Place d’Youville H2Y 2B6 – From 5 p.m. to midnight. Such. : +1 514 282 1837. Valet service.
5. The Argentine Workshop
To complete this selection, you will find meat here from South America, unlike the previous establishments which offer either American or Canadian meat.In a warm and modern atmosphere, the place is rather chic and will delight both lovers of rare (and expensive) wines and couples looking for less touristy atmospheres.To book: 355 Rue Marguerite d’Youville H2Y 2C4 – From 10:30 a.m. to 11 p.m. Such. : +1 514 287 3362. Valet service on Thursday, Friday and Saturday evenings.All of these steakhouse restaurants also include seafood, soups, salads and a table d’hôtes menu. It is difficult to compare them in terms of the quality of the dishes (all top-of-the-range) so your choice will probably be on the location, the ambiance, the atmosphere or the wine list. Enjoy your lunch !