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Communion

3.7
81 reviews
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CAN$31 to CAN$50
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Contemporary European
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  • Fit for Foodies (98)
  • Great for Outdoor Dining (69)
  • Great for Brunch (67)

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About

Located in the heart of Old Montreal at 135 De la Commune O.,
Our beautifully designed dinning room with its imposing center bar & private room welcomes guests for Happy hour, Supper, Business Lunch & Weekend Brunch all year round.
In summertime, come enjoy a wonderful meal, a nice glass of crisp white wine or one of our sangrias on our large summer terrace facing the Museum of Montreal's History and Archeology Museum.

A contemporary precise & well executed market cuisine, prepared with local seasonal fresh produce.

- Fresh Oysters, Amuses bouche platters & Appetizers

-Main Course selections include Rib steak, Duck magret, Fish & Vegetarian option.

- Cheese & dessert

- Interesting & carefully picked wine selection presented by our sommelier

Come share, discover & celebrate with friends & family!
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
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Cuisines
Contemporary European, French, Canadian
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Hours of operation
Brunch :Saturday - Sunday: 9:00 am - 3:00 pm
Dinner: Tuesday - Saturday : 5:00 pm - 11:00 pm,
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Phone number
(514) 937-6555
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Payment options
AMEX, MasterCard, Visa
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Dress code
Smart Casual
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Executive chef
Raphaël Bouchardon
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Private party facilities
Small private room equipped with projector screen. (12-20)
Main dinning area (20-60 including bar)
Total interior seating capacity (80)

Standing capacity for "cocktail party" (100)


Summertime exterior Terrace seating (72), standing (100)


Please consult our website for more details.
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Private party contact
Florence or Frederick: (514) 937-6555
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Catering
On demand...
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Neighborhood
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Cross street
Place Royale
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Parking details
- On the street
- 2 Parking lots on St-François Xavier
- Parking on the Alexandra Pier
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Public transit
Métro Place d'Armes ou Square Victoria
Bus 515
Bixi Station de la Commune / Saint-Sulpice ou Station Saint-Nicolas / Place d'Youville
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Special events & promotions
All the time, all year round.
Guest Chefs, Guest Wine makers, Foodie Events, All you can eat oysters, BBQ on our Terrace, Wine Tastings, Whisky & Scotch tasting, etc...

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Additional
Banquet, Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Beer, Cafe, Outdoor dining, Private Room, Weekend Brunch, Wine
What 81 People Are SayingWrite a review
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3.7  based on all time ratings
3.8
food
3.6
service
3.7
ambience
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Wanza5 (Toronto)
3.0  Dined on February 16, 2014

I loved that I was able to make an online reservation easily with open table.the view was great My brunch was very good I had the Sante, My husband did not like his English breakfast, the sausage was dry, blood pudding very salty and the bacon was undercooked.
My kids had egs Benedict , the holland aisle was very fruity , the eggs where good but not hot.
Service was quick and pleasant. Nice atmosphere .
I would go back but do what I did and ask the server for their thoughts on the best items.

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vipDisappointed (Montreal)
2.0  Dined on February 14, 2014

- Food was good, not fantastic
- Price was incredibly expensive vs. comparable places nearby and given size of the portions
- Management and staff mindset is to extract as much money from patrons as possible, not rude but unpleasant
- lack of champagne option by the glass was very disappointing (recommended pseudo bubbles from Loire region that gave us heart burn all night)
- Feels like tourist trap, won't go back, wouldn't recommend to a friend

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Vi0laine (Montreal)
4.0  Dined on February 14, 2014

It was a special menu and everything was good. We chose the option with wine accords, it was a lovely dinner. I liked the music! Groovy enough and unformal. Very, very nice discovery.

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Veg60 (Sacramento)
5.0  Dined on February 14, 2014

Went on Valentine's Day, so there was a special menu. This could have been a problem for us, as a vegan couple. But our wonderful waitress quickly resolved this issue for us, and what followed was a delightful meal. All the service staff were very friendly. Great attention to detail.

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Ctaker (Montreal)
4.0  Dined on February 13, 2014

First time at Communion. Was a little surprised how the menu worked but once got the hang of it, the food was divine. Had the pork belly, green salad, beef tartare, the Pont-Neuf frites, the charcuterie board and the accras de turbot. Tthey were all excellent. And the piece de résistance was a sublime chocolate walnut brownie. Yeah! Oh yes, the wine was good too. We had a lovely Côte de Rhone.

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otis4resto (Montreal)
4.0  Dined on January 23, 2014

Great place for group. It´s a tapas restaurant only. The salmon and shrimp tapas were excellent !!! A must try place.

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scracker (Montreal)
4.0  Dined on December 31, 2013

My boyfriend and I went there for NYE and really appreciated our dining experience. The Jerusalem Artichoke cream served with the scampi, the tomato emulsion served with the ravioli as well as the carambar and yuzu side with the chocolate desert were my favourites! The inside decor is beautiful with some brick and tile walls and the bar looks amazing. I found our waitress very pleasant and polite. Definitely worth it!

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OpenTable Diner (Montreal)
4.0  Dined on December 28, 2013

Was there for a bridal shower. It was perfect, we had plenty of time to chat, the waitress was helpful, giving alternatives to a dish my friend wanted (switched the parsnip to spinach).
Both mains were fantastic and plated up so beautifully that the bride to be wanted pictures of it. Pork chops were seared to perfection, was tender and juicy. Duo fish in bisque was equally good, both trout and sea bass cooked to just right and the bisque sauce made me wish for a spoon, I used the potato and bread to get to it. Con: portions were too much for us, we had no space for dessert.
Would definitely go back again.
I know one reviewer complained of slow service but it's more a sit-down restaurant where you chat leisurely as you wait for your food.

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OpenTable Diner (Philadelphia)
5.0  Dined on November 16, 2013

This restaurant in Old Montreal is in a beautiful location near the water where you can watch the people and horses go by. We ordered a brunch that came with poached eggs on a delicious spinach salad, fresh fruit salad, a yogurt parfait with homemade strawberry jam and the best granola, blueberry pancakes and a goblet of warm maple syrup. Before that came out we got a basket of toasted french bread and sesame bagel with homemade jam. My cappucino and my daughter's hot chocolate (also both fantastic) didn't come right away (they came with our meals), so the server brought us complimenatry freshly squeezed orange juice (which my daughter enjoyed watching get made). The brunch kept us full for six hours as we walked all over Montreal!

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mimi (Montreal)
1.0  Dined on November 15, 2013

2 heures avant de recevoir notre menu principal et aucunes excuses avant la fin. On nous dira qu'inhabituel.

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