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About La Societe - Montreal

A marriage of Canada’s most cosmopolitan city and Parisian bistro style and cuisine, La Société is a dining destination unlike any other in Montreal. Step inside and your senses will be flooded with the sights, scents, and flavours that your Parisian dreams are made of. Gloriously appointed with luxurious furnishings and a breathtaking stained-glass ceiling, a meal, a meeting, even a moment at La Société will transport you to another time and place. La Société. The soul of Paris in the heart of Montreal.

1415 de La Montagne
Montréal, QC H3G 1Z3
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Dining Style:
Casual Elegant

Cuisines:
French

Hours of Operation:

Breakfast: Monday - Friday : 7:00am - 10:30am.
Lunch: Monday - Friday: 11:30am - 3:00pm,
Brunch Saturday - Sunday : 8:00am - 3:00pm.
Dinner: Sunday - Thursday: 5:00pm - 00:00pm.
Dinner: Friday - Saturday: 5:00pm - 1:00am.

Cross Street:
de Maisonneuve

Dress Code:
Casual Dress

Price Range:
CAN$31 to CAN$50

Payment Options
AMEX, MasterCard, Visa

Phone Number:
(514) 507-9223

Website:
http://www.lasociete.ca/

Entertainment:
Live DJ

Parking Details:
Loews Hotel

Public Transit:
Entres les stations de métro Peel et Guy-Concordia

Executive Chef:
Sean Reeve

Additional:
Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Counter Seating, Entertainment, Full Bar, Happy Hour, Late Night, Non-Smoking, Weekend Brunch, Wheelchair Access, Wine

La Societe - Montreal Ratings and Reviews

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4.2

Overall Rating

based on recent ratings
food

4.1

service

4.2

ambience

4.3

value

3.6

Noise

Quiet

83% would recommend it to a friend

Business Meals (10)
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Good for a Date (8)
Great for Brunch (7)
Fit for Foodies (6)
Quiet Conversation (6)
Cozy (6)
Bar Seating (5)
Authentic (5)
Great for Lunch (4)
Good for Anniversaries (3)
Fun (3)
Notable Wine List (3)
Pre/post Theatre (3)
Worth the Drive (3)
Casual (2)
Comfort Food (2)
Gluten Free Options (2)
Good for Groups (2)
Handcrafted Cocktails (2)
Happy Hour (2)
Local Ingredients (2)
Neighborhood Gem (2)
Quick Bite (2)
Sunday Lunch (2)
Afternoon Coffee (1)
Good for Birthdays (1)
Creative Cuisine (1)
Disabled Access (1)
Great for Outdoor Dining (1)
Seasonal (1)
Tapas (1)
Good Vegetarian Options (1)
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 (Toronto)·Dined on February 9, 2018

Amazing food! We had oysters, steak, fries, duck and strawberry cheesecake. Loved every bite. Such a romantic dinner and a beautiful space. Close walking to downtown and our hotel and train. We will be back!

Tags: Good for a Date, Worth the Drive, Notable Wine List, Local Ingredients, Romantic
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 (Montreal)·Dined on February 3, 2018

We have been to the La Societe Bistro (located in the Vogue Hotel) several times. It is always good and the wait staff very friendly and accommodating. This time I had the veal chop and it was only ok - not a lot of flavor. My wife had the small seafood platter which was a good size. However although the menu says that you get a half lobster, it's more like a bit of lobster meat mixed in with a lot of parsley. Not was she was expecting based on what is on the menu. They also put greenery on the lemon tart - not necessary. We really like this place and will return.

Tags: Special Occasion, Vibrant Bar Scene, Fun, Bar Seating
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 (Montreal)·Dined on January 30, 2018

Restaurant d’ambiance agréable et pas trop fréquenté le midi. Parfait pour un lunch d’affaire sans oreilles indiscrètes.

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 (New England)·Dined on January 19, 2018

Kudos to the friendly and attentive staff. Highly recommend

Tags: Special Occasion, Notable Wine List, Romantic, Authentic, Bar Seating
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vip
 (Seattle)·Dined on January 15, 2018

I came here for breakfast and it was very good. The service was excellent! I ordered eggs Benedict and it was ok, it came almost cold, no salt, and had hardly any hollandaise sauce. I would have sent it back however I was pressed for time. The potatoes were excellent and I like that it came with some salad. I’ll definitely be back!

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 (Montreal)·Dined on January 13, 2018

My friend and I were on a trip to Montreal and wanted an authentic French dining experience. La Société was just what we were looking for. Delicious gourmet authentic French food, a great atmosphere, and excellent staff. Our waters were filled before they even got half full, the staff spoke both French and English and were extremely courteous. The price was very decent for that kind of food and it was delicious. Would definitely recommend to a friend.

Tags: Quiet Conversation, Good for Anniversaries, Fit for Foodies, Pre/post Theatre, Special Occasion, Romantic, Authentic, Worth the Drive, Good for a Date
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 (Montreal)·Dined on January 9, 2018

I went here on a Tuesday for the $1 oysters and it was a great success. I started with a very solid dark and stormy while waiting for my date to arrive. While ordering the oysters the waiter suggested a great wine which we both liked quite a bit.
I will definitely be back and I have already advised coworkers of this great spot downtown!

Tags: Quick Bite, Fit for Foodies, Handcrafted Cocktails, Special Occasion, Good for Birthdays
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 (Toronto)·Dined on December 31, 2017

Not. Worth. The. Price.

Very nice place - however, the portions were ridiculous for New Year's Eve. I have been to fine dining restaurants and never have I seen a main dish so small - we had 3 courses and were STARVING afterwards. We filled up on wine!!! (Once we got back to our hotel, we got french fries and were soooo satisfied)

Their main menu might be better but I was very disappointed with their choice for this special evening.

When we arrived, we were greeted with a welcoming cocktail. I asked if this was included with the NYE price - they said yes but turns out it WASN'T - I wouldn't have drank it if i had known because we planned to get a bottle of wine. We then had complimentary truffles - which were fine. My husband had the duck for his appetizer and main course - I had seared scallops for my appetizer and pan fried halibut for the main dish - which was actually good but everything else was fair. There was only one option for dessert, which was white chocolate almond cake - which was the best part of the menu! Again - tiny portions and the couple beside us felt the same way!

Our total for 2 people was $284.50.

Hope this helps!

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 (Montreal)·Dined on December 30, 2017

The food and service were both excellent. I had the duck confit. It was very good. I enjoyed it. There is. A kids menu, but you have to ask for it.

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 (Toronto)·Dined on December 30, 2017

Holiday meal .

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 (Montreal)·Dined on December 26, 2017

Great service! Coat service during winter is pretty sweet. The waiters/waitresses made sure you were fine and their all black and clean outfit made you feel more respected and professional. The food looked and tasted great!

Tags: Special Occasion, Business Meals, Sunday Lunch, Afternoon Coffee, Great for Brunch, Romantic, Good for a Date
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 (Toronto)·Dined on December 9, 2017

Lovely Christmas decor, wonderful staff and delicious meal

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 (Montreal)·Dined on December 7, 2017

Nice place but took the time to ask for a table at the bar, we had to repeat it 3 times once there. Requested a suprise bday chocolate cake in my reservation and they did not note it. So my suprise was ruined. Not attentive to special requests

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vip
 (Vancouver)·Dined on December 6, 2017

Awesome service à la Française and food was perfect... only little disappointment was the non existing crust of the creme brûlée...

Tags: Good Vegetarian Options, Business Meals, Fit for Foodies, Authentic
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 (Montreal)·Dined on December 1, 2017

very good food and ambiance
one thing to improve are the chairs which are not confortable at all; I sat there for a business meeting and there were extremely uncomfortable.

Tags: Great for Lunch, Business Meals
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 (Atlanta)·Dined on November 26, 2017

Went for brunch and had great classic brunch options. Got the omelette and the salmon eggs Benedict and they were great options.

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 (New England)·Dined on November 24, 2017

From the moment we walked in, the staff was warm and welcoming, seeming to anticipate our needs. Food was incredible. Decor was beautiful. A wonderfully romantic evening.

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 (Montreal)·Dined on November 19, 2017

Mon repas etait presque bruler ...tres decu
Et mon canard etait tres saler ...jai meme pas pu finir mon plat principale . Par contre les tartare sont reussi.

Tags: Cozy
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 (Montreal)·Dined on November 12, 2017

Service pas à la hauteur !
Dû attendre 10 mins pour le lait dans notre café pour un ptit dejeuner

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 (Montreal)·Dined on November 8, 2017

Food was excellent! Our group of friends tried different things and we were all very happy with our choices. Their Rockefeller Oyster is very good despite being a little pricey on regular days (we had the Mtl a Table menu and prices). Also, the location is great, the place is beautiful and the service was impeccable! It is quite refreshing to see that some people still care about providing outstanding service. La Société is definitely a place to try or to add to your regular date spots! *

Tags: Good for Anniversaries, Romantic, Quiet Conversation, Local Ingredients, Great for Brunch, Business Meals, Good for a Date, Special Occasion
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 (New York Area)·Dined on November 6, 2017

The personnel was friendly and the decor is great. But the Rockefeller oysters were cold, the fish soup and the rissoto were average. For a final bill over 400$ for 4 (including 170$ for wine), the price quality balance was not there.

Tags: Great for Lunch, Great for Brunch
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 (Montreal)·Dined on November 6, 2017

Cold staff
2 out of 3 had upset stomachs ( different for choices). MSG?????

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 (Montreal)·Dined on November 6, 2017

We went to the restaurant for a weekday breakfast as my guest wanted French food but had did not have time for lunch. The breakfast menu looked great. We arrived just after 11 am but breakfast was no longer being served. Lunch was not quite ready to begin. We had to have the last couple of croissants/pain au chocolat that they had left from breakfast while waiting for the lunch menu to begin. The salads we ordered were very good and large portions. But if you're a hotel restaurant - post the time that breakfast ends!

Tags: Business Meals
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 (Toronto)·Dined on September 21, 2017

Restaurant was more of a bistro style whereas I thought from the website and the reviews that it was fine dining.

Tags: Quick Bite
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 (New York Area)·Dined on September 3, 2017

They will take a table reservation and when you get there apparently the kitchen is closed. Don't let people make reservations if you close your kitchen, some people travelled the entire city to visit your restaurant.

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 (Montreal)·Dined on September 3, 2017

Nous avons quitté ce restaurant d'hôtel glauque après 15 minutes sans avoir reçu de visite du personnel. Des groupes bruyants de convives avaient tous été installés dans la même section.

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 (St. Louis)·Dined on September 2, 2017

Good service
Foo was average

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 (Toronto)·Dined on August 20, 2017

went with a large group for a bachelorette weekend brunch. was pleasantly surprised by how nice the setting was, however service was incredibly slow and with a variety of issues. Had a friend order her bacon crispy and she was reassured "all our bacon is served crispy" just for every single order of bacon to eventually come limp to the table. Additionally myself and my seat neighbor both ordered eggs over easy, mine came very over hard while hers came with perfectly runny yolk. Did not appreciate the inconsistency/delivery of the wrong level of cooked. I understand large groups can be difficult, but there were 2 large groups and very little others in the restaurant. Seems like an unreasonably poor level of service and quality for a non busy morning.

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 (Montreal)·Dined on August 12, 2017

We (my Wife and I) came there for our marrage's anniversary, I was so happy to be there, such as beautiful place, My Wife want to come again.. See you next time and Thks for your services.

Tags: Great for Lunch, Good for Birthdays, Happy Hour
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vip
 (Detroit)·Dined on August 6, 2017

We decided to take a break from festival food after a couple of days at Osheaga, and looked up local brunch places. La Societe hit the spot perfectly! Our waiter was extremely friendly and helpful, the place is well decorated, and the food was great. My girlfriend ordered a simple ham and cheese (Gruyere) omelette which she loved. I had the lobster benedict which was outstanding. We also shared a Mount Royal, their name for yogurt, granola and berries, which happened to be very good. If I am in the neighborhood again, I would definitely go back, especially for the benedict.

Tags: Afternoon Coffee, Cozy
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 (Montreal)·Dined on July 20, 2017

We really like our experience. The food was excellent.

Tags: Cozy, Good for Birthdays
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 (Miami)·Dined on July 20, 2017

Honnête sans plus.Assez cher, trop...Assez généreux. Le tartare était bon, le saumon aussi. Mais pas plus.

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vip
 (Montreal)·Dined on July 10, 2017

Always such a great place to have a good time with friends and enjoy a nice meal with impeccable service. Thank you La Société team for your excellence and special thanks to manager Tina Faouaz for being so thoughtful.

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 (Montreal)·Dined on July 2, 2017

We went for brunch and the service as well as the food was amazing ! Will definitely go back and try their dinner menu as well !

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 (Montreal)·Dined on June 30, 2017

Nous avons aimer, mais étions très déçu du manque d'huîtres lors d'une soiree d'huîtres a 1$.. L'une des raisons principales du choix de notre restaurant étaient les huîtres. Le service etait correcte. L'eau pas toujours remplie, restaurant pratiquement vide et on ne voyais pas souvent notre serveur. La nourriture était

Tags: Quiet Conversation, Handcrafted Cocktails
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vip
 (Montreal)·Dined on June 18, 2017

Went for Sunday brunch which was really lunch. Not sure if there was/is a set brunch menu.
French onion soup, salmom tartar & croque madame were very good & served hot.
Classic eggs benedict was barely room temperature with NO plate decor or garnish, just two eggs benedicts with a slight skin from sitting around. Rather than waitng for another fresh one we asked for some HOT hollandaise sauce, it helped a bit. No consillation nor excuse nor apologie from staff. The Belgian berry waffle's were similarly not the correct temperature & pretty hard. The warmed maple syrup & whipped cream help soften the taste.
Upon looking at the menu I planned a more elaborate selection, oysters on the half shell & the lobster benedict. I wanted to take advantage of the UNLIMITED MIMOSA/CEASAR'S @ $29 but requested that all the mimosa's be included. The manager said nobody ever asked for that & at first said it was an issue of price point then it was the time to craft the house selections would take to long. Keeping in mind the resto was 75% empty & 100% empty on the bar side.
I was dissapointed & left it at that...I then looked at the menu only to notice;
Regular mimosa is OJ & Prosecco $13
Marrakech mimosa same as regular with rosewater & lemon extract $13
Moulin-Rouge mimosa Gin,lime sirop & Prosecco $13
So much for satisfying the customer with NOT such a complicated request...

Tags: Pre/post Theatre, Quick Bite, Vibrant Bar Scene, Great for Lunch, Sunday Lunch
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 (Toronto)·Dined on May 29, 2017

Very good meal. Everything was well above average. Definitely would go back.

Tags: Business Meals, Special Occasion, Notable Wine List, Quiet Conversation, Romantic, Bar Seating, Comfort Food
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vip
 (Montreal)·Dined on May 19, 2017

Chicken in the salad was tasteless and felt undercooked

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 (Montreal)·Dined on May 14, 2017

Our brunch was simply divine. The staff and food were wonderful. Thank you for helping to make my Mom's Mother's Day so special. We'll be back!

Tags: Sunday Lunch, Good for Groups, Romantic, Great for Lunch, Special Occasion
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 (Montreal)·Dined on May 14, 2017

Great restaurant, great staff and great ambiance!

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