Moishes
Moishes

Moishes

  • Dining Style: Casual Dining
  • Website: http://www.moishes.ca/
  • Phone: 5148453509x
  • Hours of Operation:
    Dinner: Monday - Tuesday : 17h30-22h00
    Wednesday 17h30 -23h00
    Thursday - Friday 17h30-Midnight
    Saturday 17h00- Miidnight
    Sunday 17h00- 22h00

    Dîner: Lundi - Mardi 17h30 - 22h00,
    Mercredi 17h30- 23h00
    Jeudi - Vendredi 17h30 - Minuit,
    Samedi 17h00- Minuit
    Dimanche: 17h00 - 22h00
  • Payment Options: AMEX,MasterCard,Visa
  • Cuisine: Steakhouse
  • Dress Code: Smart Casual
  • Accepts Walk-Ins: Yes
  • Additional Details: Beer, Non-Smoking Restaurant, Private Room, Takeout, Wine
  • Private Party Facilities: Private sound proof room capable of seating approximately 35 people. Perfect for business seminars. Wifi internet and projector screen available.

    Salle privée insonorisées avec la capacite d'accueillir environ 35 personnes. Parfait pour les séminaires d'entreprises. Internet, Wifi et écran de projection disponibles.
  • Private Party Contact: David Zaltzman 5148453509x

Getting there

  • Cross Street: Napoleon
  • Parking: Private Lot
  • Parking Details: Private parking lot with attendant located on Saint Dominique and Napoleon. One street east of boulevard St Laurent.

    Parking prive avec gardien situé sur la rue Saint Dominique et Napoléon. Une rue à l'est du boulevard St Laurent.
A word from Moishes
There's a reason Forbes Magazine named us one of the Top 10 Steakhouses in the world. And why Moishes has become a Montreal favorite that has endured over 75 years. We think it's the authentic taste of each one of the old world favorites on our menu.

If you're an old friend, welcome back. We're always delighted to see you. We couldn't have come this far without you. If you haven't yet, we warmly invite you to discover the taste for yourself, at our restaurant overlooking historic Saint-Laurent Boulevard (The Main.)

Ce n’est pas par hasard que le magazine Forbes nous ait désigné comme l’une des 10 meilleures maisons de steak au monde. Et que Moishes soit l’un des hauts lieux de la gastronomie montréalaise depuis plus de 70 ans. D’après nous, c’est à cause du goût authentique des mets à l’ancienne qui figurent sur notre menu.

Si vous êtes un habitué du restaurant, ce sera un plaisir de vous revoir. Nous sommes toujours ravis de vous accueillir.
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Moishes reviews from OpenTable diners
226 reviews since June 23, 2014
Overall Rating4.2
  • Food4.3
    Service4.4
  • Ambiance4
    Noise LevelModerate
87% of reviewers would recommend this restaurant to a friend.
special occasion (148)fit for foodies (86)good for groups (85)notable wine list (82)late-night find (55)neighborhood gem (47)hot spot (43)romantic (36)kid-friendly (17)great for outdoor dining (7)great for lunch (5)vibrant bar scene (4)great for brunch (1)Show More
  • Great late night eating
    Phoebe
    Dined on 10/17/2014
    Have eaten here several times for late night dining and have never been disappointed. The filet mignon is fantastic as is their specialty potato. Will be back.
    Special Features:
    special occasion
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    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Awesome
    OpenTable Diner Since 2014
    Dined on 10/16/2014
    Great steaks. Good service. Could use some female wait staff. Very nice hostess
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, special occasion
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    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Always a special experience
    lrichard118
    Dined on 10/12/2014
    From the complimentary parking, the coat check guy who always remembers which jacket is yours, the impeccable steaks, attention to every detail and smart service; its always great to visit Moishe's for a night out with friends and family. It's an elegant, modern restaurant with great food and tradition.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, neighborhood gem, romantic, special occasion
    • Food
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    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Ambiance outweighs taste...
    jman5
    Dined on 10/12/2014
    While Moishes had a great atmosphere and friendly services, I was not particularly impressed with the actual food. Instead of a juicy seasoned steak, I was given a $40 junior cut that had little to no flavor. Yes, I understand it is old fashioned but I was expecting some type of seasoning. Again, they did advertise their style and unfortunately, I overlooked this.
    Special Features:
    special occasion
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Not blown away
    DRMTL
    Dined on 10/12/2014
    Hadn't been to this restaurant in over 20 years and was very excitied to try. Upon sitting down we first noticed a crad in the middle of the table that said "given recent increases in meat prices, we want to maintain our current pricing, so we will now be chanrging for french fries and potatoes". Our entire party thought that was pretty cheap given that the prices were already on the high side for Montreal steakhouses. We found the service to be mediocre at best. The waiter was infelxible and in a rush. We received our maindishes as soon as the cleared the plates from our apetizer and we felt very rushed. Waiter blamed me for having a food alergy and having to return the desert which did not mention the problematic item on the menu.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, hot spot, neighborhood gem
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Meat ... meat .... beef
    Meatlover
    Dined on 10/10/2014
    Cuisson telle que demandée; quantité gigantesque; serveur attentionné. Liste de vin sur iPad.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, notable wine list
    • Food
    • Ambiance
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    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Best Steak!
    AstrodomeVIP
    Dined on 10/6/2014
    Was in Montreal attending a conference and found this spot on Open Table, and it has the Best Steak and Service that I have ever experienced in my 30 years of business travel. Thanks,
    Special Features:
    neighborhood gem, notable wine list, special occasion
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Moishes Memories
    MrandMrsZ
    Dined on 10/5/2014
    Nobody does special better than Moishes. It is our family's "go to" place for any memorable occasion. Excellent food, great service, free parking, classic ambiance, always five star, truly Montreal’s best.
    Special Features:
    hot spot, notable wine list, special occasion
    • Food
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    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • OpenTable Diner Since 2014
    Dined on 10/3/2014
    1st visit.we weren,t disappointed! Delicious food, great service, and left with enough food for our kids to try!
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies
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    • Noise LevelCannot Recall
  • Bonne bouffe mais prix exhorbitants
    MmeC
    Dined on 10/3/2014
    oui, le service est excellent, la viande est d'une qualité exceptionnelle, mais de là à payer 55$ pour un morceau de viande, ça n'entre pas dans mes critères... Une facture de plus de 200$ pour 2 plats principaux et une bouteille de vin. Pas d'entrées ni de desserts, et la carte des vins débute à 50$ la bouteille... Décidément pas à la portée de toutes les bourses! De plus, j'ai été surprise d'y trouver de si jeunes enfants (5-6 ans) accompagnant leurs parents. Moi qui allait souper en couple pour un moment de tranquilité, c'est raté!
    Special Features:
    notable wine list
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Never been there (I live in Italy)
    salvatoreperri
    Dined on 9/30/2014
    but I got an e-mail for the reservation and another e-mail for the feedback! Unbelievable. Anyway if I went to this city I would know where to eat. At the moment thanks.
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    • Noise LevelQuiet
  • fudgirl
    OpenTable Diner Since 2014
    Dined on 9/28/2014
    The service was attentive and professional. The seating was in a perfect location. Best of all, the steak was superb!!
    Special Features:
    special occasion
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    • Ambiance
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    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Habsfans
    Dined on 9/28/2014
    Excellent steak, perfectly cooked. Very good service.
    Special Features:
    notable wine list, romantic, special occasion
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    • Ambiance
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Thanks
    OpenTable Diner Since 2012
    Dined on 9/28/2014
    Thanks for a wonderful evening! Aside from the food which was typically luscious, we enjoyed the warmth and efficiency of the wait staff and the magic of the parking guy who always knows which car to bring.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
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    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Suppli
    Dined on 9/27/2014
    Can't hear your neighbor and freezing AC!! Otherwise, decent late-night menu, over-priced wine list,...
    Special Features:
    good for groups, late-night find, notable wine list
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Great nosh!
    CDROM4U
    Dined on 9/27/2014
    The moment one walks in the door you can feel the warmth of the classy establishment, the greeting from management one can sense they really care. The tradition has not been lost, the slaw & pickles the French bread a classic. The beef was tender and cooked to perfection and the fish was fresh and delightful, the side are for two diners great portions wines for tastes and budgets and service impeccable. I truly recommend this establishment after all 75 years in business is because one does it right for their patrons CDROM4U
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, notable wine list
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    • Noise LevelCannot Recall
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Mmmmmmmmmmoishes
    JD137
    Dined on 9/26/2014
    If you like steak you will love Moishes. It has survived for 80 years for a reason. Amazing steak and great service.
    Special Features:
    good for groups, neighborhood gem, notable wine list, special occasion
    • Food
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    • Noise LevelCannot Recall
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Overall It Was Good
    PC4CAB
    Dined on 9/26/2014
    Steak - Porterhouse for 2 was very good, staff was excellent. Noise level was a bit higher than I like, and some of the clientele were a bit obnoxious. Overall, if I was in Montreal again, I would consider, but not 100% certain I would return.
    Special Features:
    notable wine list, special occasion
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    • Ambiance
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Moishe's is Great, As Always
    Sharonlc
    Dined on 9/26/2014
    I don't get to Montreal often, but whenever I do I go to Moishe's. It never disappoints - the food is fabulous and the entire dining experience is superlative.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies
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    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Ess
    JStem
    Dined on 9/25/2014
    The greatest steakhouse on earth - featuring an incredible service team, and the finest frontman, David Z. A luxury vacation reduced into 2 or 3 hours. Awesome.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, late-night find, neighborhood gem, notable wine list, romantic, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
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    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Great late night meal
    Lucy4321
    Dined on 9/25/2014
    My boyfriend and I came here after 9pm for the late night menu, which was $25 for an appetizer and main course. The steaks were delicious, service was very prompt and attentive, and the free pickles and coleslaw was a nice touch. The restaurant was a bit loud but that actually created a more welcoming atmosphere instead of a snotty one like you would expect at a nice restaurant. We will definitely return.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, hot spot, late-night find, neighborhood gem, romantic, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
    • Service
    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Steak quality
    Stan
    Dined on 9/25/2014
    Reputation as one of best steak houses in N America. The meal was good but just OK. Meat quality was good but no better than any other good steak hour. Quite pricey. Cole slaw was great. Frankly after the hype we were disappointed.
    Special Features:
    neighborhood gem
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    • Noise LevelQuiet
  • ALWAYS the same excellence
    Juge
    Dined on 9/22/2014
    Always enjoyable experience - excellent menu, excellent wine choices (a bit over priced, but it's Moishe's), good sized portions. A great experience EVERY time. That's why we keep going back.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, hot spot, neighborhood gem, notable wine list, special occasion
    • Food
    • Ambiance
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    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • Daughter's 25th BD
    knguye3
    Dined on 9/20/2014
    Great and very courteous service. The steaks are all tender and cooked to our liking however everything is a bit on the too salty side (same for the bill, but that is to be expected at Moshes).
    Special Features:
    notable wine list, special occasion
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    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Beef at the best
    jpfcoach
    Dined on 9/19/2014
    We ate the 45 days old beef. Absolutely without comparison. Perfect.
    Special Features:
    great for outdoor dining, hot spot
    • Food
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    • Noise LevelEnergetic
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • satisfiedclient1
    Dined on 9/18/2014
    Steaks were superb. Service weas excellent. Wine list was extensive. Fine dining. The after 9 pm menu offered several nice choices including the famous rib steak. Great for special occasions. We celebrated Mothers birthday that night and the waiter brought a cake.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, hot spot, late-night find, neighborhood gem, notable wine list, special occasion
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Not impressed
    Mimi
    Dined on 9/18/2014
    The house salade was way to much oily, the filet mignon(medium) was burned, the crème brûlée was not good at all the one at 40 westt are the best. Definetley not worth the money.
    Special Features:
    notable wine list
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • norm63love
    Dined on 9/15/2014
    service A1 my filet mignon ultra weel done the way i like it A1 my husband filet mignon medium rare, was medium/well done ceasar salade had plenty of rusted pièces of salade for the exorbitant prices the salad should be fresh, and my husband steak should of been perfectly cooked
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    special occasion
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    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Birthday fun!!
    livinglife
    Dined on 9/13/2014
    Great night out with group of friends..the aged porterhouse was unbelievable, our waiter took his time to provide all the details, amazing service...place was a little quiet when u r a lively bunch however the staff was so nice and we had a fabulous time!!
    Special Features:
    special occasion
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    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Petit Filet was Great!
    LoveMaine21VIP
    Dined on 9/12/2014
    Husband and I enjoyed our meal. I had the petite filet (best filet I have had) and husband had the steak frites. Loved the house special monte carlo potato! This place is expensive, hopping busy; glad we went. the chopped salad was a bit disappointing compared to other salads at steak houses I have been to.
    Special Features:
    hot spot, kid-friendly, special occasion
    • Food
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    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • OpenTable Diner Since 2014
    Dined on 9/12/2014
    Wonderful steak, imposing noise. My honey and I went for a nice dinner, with a gift certificate we received. When I reserved, I specifically aske for a quiet, corner table because I am sensitive to sound. We were seated right at the door, in the flow of traffic. I asked to be moved. We were moved to the back room, but next to a table of 20. Moishe's is one large room, so a quiet, corner table is a challenge, but since I reserved and specifically stated the noise factor, I was disappointed they couldn't oblige. When I asked how long a cover table would take, the maitre d' said "a while." The steak was delicious, but we had to yell at each other to be heard, and we purposely sit next to each other. Noise ruined the dinner, to be honest.
    Special Features:
    good for groups
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    • Ambiance
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    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • déçu!
    chris24
    Dined on 9/11/2014
    pour le prix ,je pensais dire wow a mon repas mais non un petit steak( filet mignon )demander bien cuit qui était presque brulé . Des crevette belle mais dure comme de la brique ,et parler moi de la sauce et beurre a l'aie ,rien là toute sec. La patate supposé monté carlo sans fromage bacon et petit échalote donc des patate piller mis au four.
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • OpenTable Diner Since 2014
    Dined on 9/6/2014
    Meilleur porter house à Montreal. Le service professional et gentil. Les tables nappées se font rares et c'est vraiment apprécié.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, kid-friendly, notable wine list
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    • Noise LevelModerate
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Resto classique
    OpenTable Diner Since 2014
    Dined on 9/6/2014
    Menu classique parfait pour les amateurs de beefsteak. La qualité de la viande est exceptionnelle. La cave à vin semble fantastique et leur prix de même. L'atmosphère est parfaite pour un tête à tête ou un repas intime entre amis. Le service est impeccable. Grand resto!
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups, notable wine list, romantic, special occasion
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    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Moishes - Never disappoints
    Philsar
    Dined on 9/5/2014
    This is one of those traditions in Montreal! You can never be disappointed by the food or the service. In a class by itself, almost. What stood out this time was the service. Very pleasant, attentive, smiles. Unfortunately, our wine was "corked" and we elected not to replace the bottle. No hesitation from the waiter. Much apologetic. We'll be back!
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    • Noise LevelModerate
  • Business expense?
    MikeBike
    Dined on 8/31/2014
    The place, the food, the service was excellent. The price, well, it was expensive. I don't mind paying for great service and food but I feel this was a little over the top expensive by maybe 30 percent. I probably won't go back because of this. On the other hand, if it was a dinner with a customer that I wanted to take care of in a special way, I would have no hesitation to go. As a dining experience I am glad that I went and would recommend it to a friend that I know can materially deal with such a place.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, good for groups
    • Food
    • Ambiance
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    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • excellent!
    OpenTable Diner Since 2014
    Dined on 8/31/2014
    The food was delicious and the service was amazing. The staff are very attentive. Loved it!
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    special occasion
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    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.
  • Always Great!
    RIGGS
    Dined on 8/31/2014
    Whenever I'm in Montreal, I always go to Moishe's! Food was outstanding. Had Chopped Liver first. The Filet Mignon was tremendous cooked a perfect Medium. Had Grilled Vegetables for a side and it came with Grilled Broccoli! Service was good as he didn't hang over you, yet they knew when you needed something. It's always a nice dinner and great way to treat yourself!
    Special Features:
    special occasion
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    • Noise LevelQuiet
  • Not quite up to the hype
    AussiePhil
    Dined on 8/31/2014
    Having read rave reviews we were a little disappointed. The service was excellent, the ambience OK disturbed by a high noise level. We opted for the dry aged rib steak for two, it arrived cooked to description( medium rare), but a little too charcoaled on the exterior for our liking. As far as the best steak we have had, it was good, but far from the best ever. So for the price, over $100 per person for two courses, not great value.
    Special Features:
    notable wine list
    • Food
    • Ambiance
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    • Noise LevelEnergetic
  • Great evening
    EljefeWappo
    Dined on 8/31/2014
    The reservation was easy to make and update when required. All meals come with bread, coleslaw, and pickles. We each had a steak with the Monte Carlo potatoe. This was not our first time, and it lived up to our expectations. Moishe's is my goto steak restaurant in Montreal.
    Special Features:
    fit for foodies, notable wine list
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    • Ambiance
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    • Noise LevelQuiet
    I would recommend this to a friend.