About 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 been, 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.

3961, Boulevard St-Laurent
Montréal, QC H2W1Y4
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Dining Style:
Casual Dining

Cuisines:
Steakhouse

Hours of Operation:
Dinner: Monday - Tuesday : 17h30-22h00
Wednesday 17h30 -Midnight
Thursday - Friday 17h30-Midnight
Saturday 17h00- Midnight
Sunday 17h00- 22h00

Dîner: Lundi - Mardi 17h30 - 22h00,
Mercredi 17h30- Minuit
Jeudi - Vendredi 17h30 - Minuit,
Samedi 17h00- Minuit
Dimanche: 17h00 - 22h00

Cross Street:
Napoleon

Dress Code:
Smart Casual

Price Range:
CAN$51 and over

Payment Options
AMEX, MasterCard, Visa

Phone Number:
(514) 845-3509

Website:
http://www.moishes.ca/

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.
H2W 2A4

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: (514) 845-3509

Additional:
Beer, Non-Smoking, Private Room, Wine

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Details
Mon - Tue 5:30PM - 10:00PM

Moishes Ratings and Reviews

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Overall Rating

based on recent ratings
food

4.5

service

4.5

ambience

4.3

value

4.1

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Moderate

93% would recommend it to a friend

Special Occasion (85)
Good for Anniversaries (60)
Business Meals (56)
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Good for Birthdays (49)
Authentic (45)
Good for a Date (39)
Good for Groups (37)
Notable Wine List (37)
Worth the Drive (33)
Romantic (32)
Comfort Food (26)
Late-night Find (25)
Fit for Foodies (24)
Neighborhood Gem (24)
Hot Spot (22)
Pre/post Theatre (20)
Casual (19)
Cozy (18)
Fun (18)
Quiet Conversation (13)
People Watching (11)
Tasting Menu (10)
Local Ingredients (8)
Paleo Friendly (8)
Creative Cuisine (7)
Handcrafted Cocktails (6)
Kid-friendly (5)
Gluten Free Options (4)
Great for Lunch (4)
Sunday Lunch (4)
Great for Outdoor Dining (3)
Quick Bite (2)
Good Vegetarian Options (2)
Great Beer (1)
Happy Hour (1)
Organic (1)
Spicy (1)
Vibrant Bar Scene (1)
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 (New England)·Dined 2 days ago

I had the best waiter
Very friendly and courteous!!!!

Tags: Special Occasion, Hot Spot, Good for Anniversaries, Good for Groups, Authentic
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 (Montreal)·Dined 3 days ago

The food and service were excellent. My wife and I had shish kabob and our friend had a Junior Rib Steak.
Everyone truly enjoyed their meal. I highly recommend the restaurant.

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 (Toronto)·Dined 3 days ago

Lobster and scallops and maybe escargot would be a nice addition to your great steak.

Tags: Good for a Date
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 (Montreal)·Dined 4 days ago

Always an amazing experience whenever we dine there. The staff and management is always hospitable and warm. Waiter seemed in a rush this time. We had invited friends over and they just loved it. As always we will be back.

Tags: Romantic, Handcrafted Cocktails, Fun, Worth the Drive, Quiet Conversation, Comfort Food, Cozy, People Watching, Hot Spot, Tasting Menu, Notable Wine List, Fit for Foodies, Good for a Date, Good for Birthdays, Pre/post Theatre, Business Meals, Local Ingredients, Special Occasion, Creative Cuisine, Good for Anniversaries, Authentic, Good for Groups
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·Dined 5 days ago

U didn't have my favorite wine Quinta Do Portal look forward Your rib the full one usually excellent tough Been going for years will forgive this one time

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·Dined 6 days ago

I personally did not attend, but all of my bosses did. They said the food was very good and that the steaks were huge- I'm not going to lie, I was very jealous listening to their meals.

Thanks so much for the great customer service and for being so easy to work with. I'll for sure use you again for our business meals.

Thanks again!

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 (Montreal)·Dined 7 days ago

Great service. Expensive

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·Dined on December 3, 2017

My Husband and I had a wonderful time, except for a couple items
1. we ordered entrees prior to our rib steaks / service was very rushed / mains arrived as we were finishing up our liver . / not enjoyable
2. we both ordered med-well / 1 rib steak was perfect, but unfortunately other was bloody / should not have happened / we did not mention it to our waiter

otherwise great service & place / been coming here with my father 1st and now my husband
thank you
Nadine

Tags: Quiet Conversation, Good for Groups, Authentic, Good for Anniversaries, Business Meals
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 (Cincinnati)·Dined on December 1, 2017

Shared an amazing, marbeled ribeye that was perfectly coked to medium rare and tasty sauteed veggies with my lovely partner, and enjoyed every bit of it to the last bite! Table service was impecable, led by Ling. Ambience was the icing on the cake. In the words of my beautiful partner, Sarah... “We need to make this a regular thing!” Cheers!

Tags: Pre/post Theatre, Notable Wine List, Handcrafted Cocktails, Comfort Food, Special Occasion, Good for a Date, Business Meals, Authentic
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·Dined on November 29, 2017

Filet mignon imbattable .délicieux depuis toujours

Tags: Authentic
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vip
 (Montreal)·Dined on November 26, 2017

Quality food, well prepared, and elegantly seeved.
Thank you for a great dining experience.
Will come again.

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 (Montreal)·Dined on November 26, 2017

Sunday menu, good value

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 (Montreal)·Dined on November 25, 2017

J’apprécierais un sondage en français. Le service a été aussi en français pour le repas. Pour nous ça été un souper en famille mes 2 enfants et moi. Pour eux c’était leur première visite et ils ont été comblés. Merci

Tags: Great for Outdoor Dining, Notable Wine List
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 (Montreal)·Dined on November 24, 2017

3 of the 4 rib steaks were PERFECT 1 was to fatty & had to much sinew. We mentioned it to our waiter who in turn said it was brought to the attention of management but nothing was done nor compensated. All in all it was a very good meal!

Tags: Pre/post Theatre, Notable Wine List, Late-night Find, Great Beer, Worth the Drive, Hot Spot, People Watching, Cozy, Good for Birthdays, Good for Groups, Good for Anniversaries, Casual, Neighborhood Gem, Authentic, Special Occasion
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·Dined on November 23, 2017

Luxurious atmosphere. I love the marriage of the expensive steak institution and Ashkenazi- Montreal flair. The monte carlo potato--I will see you in my dreams. My favourite par was the free cabbage salad, bread, and pickles. The steak, too, was excellent. I reccomend going 9-midnight-- the menu is limited, but it is more affordable and festive.

Tags: Authentic, Fit for Foodies, Business Meals, Paleo Friendly, Late-night Find
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·Dined on November 19, 2017

We went with friends to celebrate their 25th wedding anniversary.
Everything we had was perfect and our waiter helped make this a special occasion.
My wife had the roast beef and I had the rib steak. Cooked to perfection.
The side dishes were also very good.Highly recommend the spinach and baked potato dishes.
Highest recommendations for a great experience!
Looking forward to going back.
Thanks to all the staff!!

Tags: Neighborhood Gem
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 (Montreal)·Dined on November 19, 2017

Great food and great friendly service, fun atmosphere!

Tags: Special Occasion, Comfort Food, Good for Birthdays, Hot Spot, Casual
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 (Montreal)·Dined on November 15, 2017

Ordered several steaks for big $$$. Unfortunately, the meat quality wasn't high and it lacked seasoning.

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·Dined on November 14, 2017

This was nostalgic for my daughter and I, we brought my son in law for the first time. We used to go yearly as a family group and this was our first return after 20 years. The waiter staff has changed, food just as excellent, my medium rare steak was just perfectly done, salmon tartar was delicious. I asked about their desserts and they are all made there, the cheesecake was delicious. A good place to go for an occasion.

Tags: Good for Groups, Good Vegetarian Options, Business Meals, Special Occasion
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·Dined on November 13, 2017

We were visiting from Saskatchewan and had a fantastic time. The food was outstanding and the service was excellent. Would highly recommend to others.

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 (Montreal)·Dined on November 12, 2017

Excellent service en français. Accueil chaleureux. Plats abondants et délicieux. Ambiance rétro.

Tags: Good for Birthdays, Cozy
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·Dined on November 11, 2017

Wow has this place fallen off. My steak was served cold (luke warm at best). MY wife ordered medium and was served rare. Service was rushed, and not friendly. My $55 bottle of wine was a twist off bottle. Coat check attendant face us an attitude because he didn't think we tipped enough (gave $3 for 4 coats). Used to love Moishes but will never be back or recommend. For the amount of $$ they charge, you would expect top level food, service, and accommodation, and unfortunately this is just not the case.

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vip
 (New York Area)·Dined on November 11, 2017

We were visiting Montréal from New York and were told “dining at Moishes was a must!”
It was all that and more. The food was excellent , portions generous and the service -extraordinary! The staff was very welcoming and despite a packed dining room , we were never rushed and thoroughly enjoyed our meal. Definitely hope to visit Montréal again and dine at Moishes for another great meal.

Tags: Fit for Foodies, Special Occasion
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 (Miami)·Dined on November 10, 2017

My husband and I went out with another couple.The food was excellent as always.At the end of the meal ,we also got a glass of porto on the house. Definately a great place.

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 (Philadelphia)·Dined on November 8, 2017

Celebrated our Anniversary and they were great. Everything from the service to the food was exceptional! The Cole Slaw was simple but delicious and our steaks were cooked to perfection. My NY Strip was one of the best I ever had and the Monte Carlo potatoes were amazing. This is a must stop if you’re in Montréal. One of the best steakhouse in the world!!

Tags: Romantic, Quiet Conversation, Fit for Foodies, Creative Cuisine, Good for Anniversaries, Special Occasion
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·Dined on November 8, 2017

Overall the best steak house in Quebec, and maybe Eastern Canada. First class service and the best quality around.

Tags: Good for Anniversaries, Special Occasion
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·Dined on November 7, 2017

We went here in memory of Leonard Cohen. It was incredibly expensive but the portions were enormous. We didn't feel particularly welcome. It was very special for us and probably the staff didn't appreciate that.

Tags: Late-night Find, Good for Anniversaries, Neighborhood Gem, Authentic, Good for a Date, Special Occasion
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 (Toronto)·Dined on November 5, 2017

The food was excellent and great value. The service was exceptional, even on a very busy night. this restaurant has also historical value, as it has been on this street for many, many years and reflects the changes in the neighbourhood.

Tags: Worth the Drive, Romantic, Comfort Food, Quiet Conversation, Special Occasion, Good for a Date, Neighborhood Gem, People Watching
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 (Montreal)·Dined on November 5, 2017

The best!!!!!!
Never had a bad meal ever.
Best Food & Best Manhattan in the city

Tags: Late-night Find, Special Occasion, Fit for Foodies, Authentic, Hot Spot, Worth the Drive, Notable Wine List, Business Meals, Fun, Good for a Date, Good for Birthdays
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 (Montreal)·Dined on November 4, 2017

Not my first time at this classic steakhouse. I found the service was slightly rushed and the steaks were definitely over cooked (we asked for medium rare). Overall, still great value for what you get

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·Dined on November 4, 2017

Good food but very noisy. We had to chance place because a lot of groups

Tags: Notable Wine List
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·Dined on November 4, 2017

I went for my birthday and they surprise me with a delicious dessert on the house. What a nice touch! 😍 ❤️

Tags: Hot Spot, Worth the Drive, Business Meals, Notable Wine List, Good for a Date, Neighborhood Gem, Authentic, Good for Anniversaries, Good for Birthdays, Casual, Special Occasion
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·Dined on November 3, 2017

Consistently good as usual and if not they always make things right.

Tags: Happy Hour, Late-night Find, Authentic, Good for Groups, Hot Spot, Good for Birthdays
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·Dined on November 3, 2017

I had not been to Moishe's in many many years.
My brother was interested in going as he was visiting from Toronto and also had not been in years and a friend had mentioned, they really enjoyed it there.
So seeing as it was his birthday, I treated him. We thoroughly enjoyed the food. It was absolutely delicious!

Tags: Fit for Foodies, Notable Wine List, Late-night Find, Neighborhood Gem, Good for Birthdays
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·Dined on October 29, 2017

Once again Moishes did not disappoint. The elegant atmosphere and great food makes it a restaurant I love returning to. We celebrated my birthday on this visit and it was a pleasant surprise to have the waiter bring me a slice of delicious chocolate cake as the entire restaurant sang me happy birthday. Thank you Moishes for making my birthday special. Can't wait to go back!

Tags: Good for Birthdays
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·Dined on October 29, 2017

j'ai adoré mon expérience comme toujours :) et j'aimerais mentionner bravo à notre serveur Christophe qui était à sa première soirée de serveur!! il était super bon et je dois le dire très mignon aussi ;) !!!

Bref, toujours bien servi au Moishes :) merci!

Tags: Local Ingredients
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·Dined on October 29, 2017

Went for my birthday. They have an amazing after 9pm menu that has a variety of options. Had the Rib steak and the monte carlo potato.

V yummy, would recommend to a friend.

Tags: Good for a Date, Comfort Food
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 (Montreal)·Dined on October 28, 2017

It was an early dinner before catching the Hans game. Good and service wee excellent. Old school attentive service.

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 (New York Area)·Dined on October 28, 2017

Don’t sit 6 men between the ages of 25 - 45 years old next to a family with 4 small children on a 5:15 reservation when the house is empty. That’s an amateur hour.

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 (St. Louis)·Dined on October 28, 2017

We celebrated our 10th anniversary here. Loved everything about the restaurant. Great food, atmosphere and service. Highly recommend!

Tags: Romantic, Late-night Find, Business Meals, Good for Anniversaries, Special Occasion, Neighborhood Gem
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