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About Restaurant Toque!

In 1993, Toqué! opened featuring local produce: a showcase for Quebec's terroir and its suppliers. The ongoing contributions of these artisans is no less important today. We have them to thank for foie gras de canard or salicornia; lamb of heirloom vegetables; seafood or fine herbs. These tireless farmers, foragers and fishermen inspire Toqué!'s cuisine, on which they bestow tastes, textures and natural aromas and unparalleled freshness.

900 Place Jean-Paul Riopelle
Montréal, QC H2Z 2B2
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Dining Style:
Fine Dining

Cuisines:
French / Canadian

Hours of Operation:
Lunch (28$ to 52$): Tuesday - Friday: 11:30am - 1:45pm
Dinner: Tuesday - Thusday: 5:30pm - 10:00pm
Friday - Saturday : 5.30pm - 10.30pm

Cross Street:
Saint-Antoine

Dress Code:
Business Casual

Price Range:
CAN$51 and over

Payment Options
AMEX, MasterCard, Visa

Phone Number:
(514) 499-2084

Website:
http://www.restaurant-toque.com/

Parking Details:
Valet parking ($19 taxes included per car)
Indoor parking (tickets sold at the restaurant at $12 per car)

Executive Chef:
Normand Laprise

Additional:
Bar Dining, Beer, Cocktails, Counter Seating, Full Bar, Non-Smoking, Outdoor dining, Private Room, Wheelchair Access, Wine

Restaurant Toque! Ratings and Reviews

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4
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4.5

Overall Rating

based on recent ratings
food

4.5

service

4.7

ambience

4.4

value

4.0

Noise

Quiet

84% would recommend it to a friend

Special Occasion (103)
Tasting Menu (79)
Creative Cuisine (64)
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Fit for Foodies (62)
Notable Wine List (62)
Romantic (61)
Good for Anniversaries (55)
Good for a Date (54)
Local Ingredients (51)
Business Meals (38)
Quiet Conversation (37)
Worth the Drive (35)
Hot Spot (30)
Authentic (22)
Good for Birthdays (22)
Cozy (21)
Neighborhood Gem (17)
Seasonal (16)
Healthy (14)
Great for Lunch (14)
Handcrafted Cocktails (12)
Casual (6)
Pre/post Theatre (6)
Comfort Food (6)
Good for Groups (5)
Bar Seating (4)
Disabled Access (4)
Fun (4)
Gluten Free Options (4)
Organic (4)
Late-night Find (3)
Good Vegetarian Options (3)
Happy Hour (2)
Quick Bite (2)
Afternoon Tea (1)
Kid-friendly (1)
Live Music (1)
Great for Outdoor Dining (1)
Paleo Friendly (1)
People Watching (1)
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 (New York Area)·Dined 2 days ago

Always a delicious meal with excellent service. I look froward to dining there again soon!

Tags: Good for a Date, Worth the Drive, Good for Birthdays, Tasting Menu, Creative Cuisine, Great for Lunch, Notable Wine List, Fit for Foodies, Business Meals, Seasonal, Special Occasion, Gluten Free Options, Local Ingredients, Romantic
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·Dined 7 days ago

Trop de saveurs dans la même assiette. La prochaine fois je choisirai à la carte.

Tags: Notable Wine List, Special Occasion, Creative Cuisine
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 (New York Area)·Dined 7 days ago

Fabulous dinning experience. Food was wonderful and definitely the focus of attention. You get a real epicurean dinning experience

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·Dined 7 days ago

Moi et ma conjointe avons adorés notre expérience au restaurant Toqué. S'il y avait une chose à améliorer est par rapport à l'explication des plats. Trop souvent nous avions pas le temps de regarder notre assiette que le serveur expliqua le plat avec une voix basse et quitta. Nous aurions aimés qu'ils nous laissent quelques secondes pour admirer l'assiette et ensuite, débuter l'explication.

Tags: Special Occasion, Hot Spot, Romantic
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 (Toronto)·Dined on November 17, 2017

Great atmosphere and lovely experience. We had the tasting menu with wine pairing - it was delicious. The clams were very light and the foie gras just melted in your mouth. Definitely preferred the first white wine of the pairing and the second red wine. Our waiter was extremely helpful and made us feel very welcomed. Thank you for a fantastic dining experience.

Tags: Fit for Foodies, Good for Anniversaries
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·Dined on November 16, 2017

Ambiance,very nice, quiet and good fine dining.
Service, very attentive and cordial staff
Food, excellent for the price you paid for
I noticed that you provide a purse holder for the ladies. It's an excellent idea because not every ladies have it , even though I always bring mine. I dined to most the very best restaurant here in Montreal and you are the only one have it.

Tags: Worth the Drive, Business Meals, Authentic, Paleo Friendly, Seasonal
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·Dined on November 16, 2017

I like going to Toqué for lunch occasionally. My only negative about the experience is the much too long wait between courses. For dinner I wouldn't mind but for lunch I would like to dine in a 1h slot.

Otherwise everything about this restaurant is 5 stars.

Tags: Quiet Conversation
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·Dined on November 15, 2017

C'était très bien mais un délai trop long avant qu'un serveur vienne nous voir à la table pour nous offrir un verre d'eau. J'ai dû le demander après un 10 minutes d'attente.

Tags: Authentic, Good for Anniversaries, Good for a Date, Hot Spot, Romantic, Special Occasion, Creative Cuisine, Quiet Conversation, Casual
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 (Montreal)·Dined on November 14, 2017

Le menu Montréal à table offert ce soir-là laissait à désirer. Servir du carpaccio et du foie gras ne nécessite pas un chef de haut voltige en cuisine. Le tout manquait de conviction et le carpaccio se révela un plat sans intérêt. L'amuse-bouche aurait pu ne pas être servi.
La longe de porc, vraiment désappointante, dure, sèche. Les commensaux ont aimé la morue cependant. Le dessert a sauvé la soirée, le chef-pâtissier en est un grand.

les vins étaient bien choisis quoique le champagne n'offrait pas de bulles.
Le service en général s'avéra à la hauteur de la réputation du Toqué!

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 (Montreal)·Dined on November 12, 2017

The food was beautifully presented and the service was excellent. We enjoyed our dinner very much!

Tags: Good for a Date, Special Occasion
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·Dined on November 11, 2017

Très bonne bouffe et les vins choisis pour accompagner chaque mets sont excellents. Le service nous semblait un peu froid et trop rapide au tout début mais s'est grandement amélioré au fur et à mesure. Pour un resto de ce calibre nous aurions apprécié que les serveurs et le sommelier responsables de notre table se présentent. Ce fût tout de même une très belle expérience et nous y retournerons c'est certain!

Tags: Worth the Drive, Business Meals, Good for Birthdays, Local Ingredients, Tasting Menu, Good for Anniversaries, Creative Cuisine, Special Occasion, Fit for Foodies
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 (Montreal)·Dined on November 11, 2017

le menu 3 services offerts ds le cadre de MTL à table (71$) n'était pas à la hauteur de la réputation de ce Resto.(suis capable de faire une côtelette de porc plus tendre sur mon BBQ )Le service est tjrs aussi bon ainsi que l'ambiance.pourquoi offrir du porc dans un Resto de cette envergure???

Tags: Comfort Food, Quiet Conversation
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 (Montreal)·Dined on November 11, 2017

Deçu pour le rapport qualité prix: pain froid et dure, repas principal pomme de terre juste bouillies sans assaisonnement, poisson cru à l’interieur...
Pour le prix payé on était 4 personnes bien déçus!

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 (New England)·Dined on November 11, 2017

Toque is a joke. I was supremely disappointed. So much so that I honestly think the place is a social experiment to see if anyone has the nerve to tell the very nice servers, that the food is garbage. This place is expensive AF, and looks beautiful, but the food is not nearly as good as Blue Apron. Seriously, I got a striped bass appetizer that looks like a delicacy from the future (see picture) and tasted like a tuna sub. My entrè was a Pork Loin (additional fancy words...). No, it was a flavorless, dry, over cooked pork chop. If it was a social experiment, then, well done, y’all got me. My wife’s fresh cod entree was so salty it was as if they tried to pass preserved, dry cod as fresh. The wife and I just smiled and said everything was great because the waiter was very nice. The dessert was Pepperidge Farms, but stale. If it was supposed to be fine dining, then epic fail. Every other restaurant that we visited in Montreal was magnificent. This place was a let down. Don’t go there.

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·Dined on November 10, 2017

Visité dans le cadre de l’événement Montreal à table. Un morceau de porc trop cuit, dur et sans goût. Je n’y remettrai pas les pieds. Réputation surfaite!

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·Dined on November 10, 2017

Overprice.....basic meal for 71$ we were very not impress

Tags: Quiet Conversation, Notable Wine List, Romantic
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 (Montreal)·Dined on November 9, 2017

Un service extraordinaire. Le menu Montréal à table était excellent. Légère déception pour le porc qui n'était pas à la hauteur des autres plats.

Tags: Quiet Conversation, Neighborhood Gem, Fit for Foodies, Romantic
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 (New York Area)·Dined on November 9, 2017

I make a point of going to Toque every time in Montreal - it's such a treat! Very creative and enjoyable. Every bite is a taste explosion (in a good way!). Would highly recommend.

Tags: Special Occasion, Seasonal, Good for Birthdays, Disabled Access
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 (Montreal)·Dined on November 8, 2017

Le Toqué est parmi les restos les plus chers mais la nourriture n’est plus la meilleure en ville. La réputation de ce resto est maintenant surfaite. Quand en plus le serveur passe son mini aspirateur pour ramasser les quelques miettes par terre là on se dit que c’est vraiment un manque de savoir vivre. Et ce n’était pas l’heure de fermeture, il était 19:30. Mis à part, le service était très bien.

Tags: Quiet Conversation
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·Dined on November 5, 2017

We had a great culinary experience at Toqué! Service was excellent, waiter was amazing aswell. Truly worth it!

Tags: Tasting Menu, Notable Wine List, Business Meals, Creative Cuisine, Good for Anniversaries, Worth the Drive, Fit for Foodies, Special Occasion, Good for a Date
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 (Calgary)·Dined on November 5, 2017

This was easily one of (if not the best) tasting menu and pairing I have ever had. The service was as incredible as the food. Just absolutely amazing!

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 (Montreal)·Dined on November 4, 2017

Nous avons choisi ce restaurant dans le cadre de montréal à table et le repas ne valait pas le prix comparativement à tous les autres restaurants de montréal à table que nous avons essayé, il y avait en plus beaucoup de gras dans la viande de porc. La morue et le dessert étaient corrects.

Tags: Cozy
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·Dined on November 3, 2017

Service et repas sublime ! Nous avons adorée notre expérience et y retournerons sans aucun doute
Merci

Tags: Casual, Local Ingredients, Good Vegetarian Options
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 (Tampa)·Dined on November 3, 2017

Superbly crafted meals, impeccable ambiance and good overall value! I highly recommend this place to friends and foe!

Tags: Good for a Date, Creative Cuisine
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·Dined on November 3, 2017

Un très bel accueil, un service soigne et une nourriture delicieuse

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·Dined on October 31, 2017

Food was just OK. The waiter was incredibly inappropriate - it was a business dinner and when I asked for no raw meet on the tasting menu, he said "congratulations." My colleagues and I were shocked at his behavior. I am not pregnant, but it forced the conversation with my boss who was sitting next to me. We all expected far more from a waiter at such an upscale restaurant. Very disappointed.

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 (Montreal)·Dined on October 31, 2017

C'est le sommelier qui a sauvé la soirée. L'accueil irréprochable est chaleureux. Le service à la table est rapide mais on ne sent aucune passion. Il s'agissait d'un évènement spécial que j'avais souligné lors de la réservation. Le grand chef Laprise était présent mais n'a pas pris le temps de venir saluer l'occasion. J'ai vu mieux...

Tags: Tasting Menu, Notable Wine List, Business Meals, Local Ingredients
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 (Denver)·Dined on October 31, 2017

My daughter and I were in Montreal for the first time for an event, and we chose Toque for lunch while walking through downtown. Toque did not disappoint: great food, excellent service, wonderful ambiance, reasonable prices, and great wine selection. The dishes were so well seasoned, no additional spices were necessary (ie. salt or pepper). The presentation was spectacular. Complements to the chef!

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·Dined on October 28, 2017

Une soirée parfaite, du début à la fin, accompagner de quelle-que surprises au passage.

Le menu dégustation en a surpris plusieurs. Les vins qui accompagnaient chaque plat était sublime .

J'airais aimée avoir un petit menu m’indiquant les plats servis a cause de mon manque de mémoire, mais les saveurs reste encore.

Une seul phrase me viens, raffinement à l' honneur et bonheur total.

Tags: Casual, Healthy, Good for Groups, Tasting Menu, Special Occasion, Good for Anniversaries, Quiet Conversation, Good for a Date, Notable Wine List, Worth the Drive, Romantic, Neighborhood Gem, Cozy, Authentic
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 (Toronto)·Dined on October 28, 2017

Toque is a great bet for wonderful food and service!

Tags: Notable Wine List, Good for Birthdays, Fit for Foodies, Special Occasion, Good for a Date, Good for Anniversaries
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 (Montreal)·Dined on October 25, 2017

Expérience gastronomique extraordinaire avec découvertes de saveurs et de très bons vins!

Léger malaise à la sortie où la dame après le temps de regarder si j'avais laissé un pourboire.

Même si j'en ai laissé, je trouve un peu incongru qu'elle aie un plat pour les pourboires sur son pupitre tel un café de coin de rue après un facture de plus de 600$ pour deux personnes.

Tags: Special Occasion, Creative Cuisine, Worth the Drive, Good for Anniversaries, Tasting Menu
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vip
 (New England)·Dined on October 24, 2017

Excellent !
Chef tasting menu was spectacular!
Service was extraordinary!

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 (Montreal)·Dined on October 24, 2017

We really enjoyed the food at lunch very tasty chef did a great job thank you ...

Tags: Business Meals, Quick Bite, Hot Spot, Afternoon Tea, Good for Groups, Fit for Foodies, Live Music
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·Dined on October 22, 2017

Évidemment excellent quoiqu' un peu dispendieux.
Nous avons apprécié le service professionnel mais pas trop laissant place à la discussion si necessaire.

Tags: Cozy, Special Occasion, Local Ingredients, Romantic
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 (Toronto)·Dined on October 21, 2017

The food was delicious and marvelously arranged, service was top-notch throughout, and the wine list was exceptional (we navigated through it with the help of the outstanding sommelier). The whole experience was wonderful from the moment we arrived to the moment we left. The Toque! is a real gem of a restaurant.

Tags: Notable Wine List, Special Occasion, Local Ingredients, Good for Birthdays
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vip
 (Chicago)·Dined on October 21, 2017

Excellent service et Nouriture. Un perle
Montreal

Tags: Worth the Drive, Cozy, Hot Spot, Neighborhood Gem, Fit for Foodies, Creative Cuisine
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·Dined on October 20, 2017

It was our first time at Restaurant Toque, and the evening was enjoyed by everybody in the dining party. The tasting menu was exquisite and faultless. All the staff were very knowledgeable and friendly. I especially enjoyed the presentation of the tasting comparison of two oolong teas, it was something I've never experienced before.

Tags: Romantic, Notable Wine List, Good for a Date, Tasting Menu, Good for Anniversaries, Good for Birthdays, Good for Groups, Local Ingredients, Business Meals, Authentic, Worth the Drive, Special Occasion, Seasonal, Handcrafted Cocktails, Fit for Foodies, Creative Cuisine
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 (Montreal)·Dined on October 20, 2017

A gastronomic treat. Truly every bite was special. I get the gushing about the food. The service was very attentive as you would expect. My beef was being told 530 was only spot available when about a third of the restaurant was empty by the time we were done. Ambience was a bit off for the price.
But again if you are looking for those magical meals this is it.

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 (Charlotte)·Dined on October 17, 2017

I ordered the 7-course tasting menu. Only dessert was a little disappointing. Service was outstanding.

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·Dined on October 15, 2017

Being hailed as the best restaurant in Montreal. It holds its title. Fantastic food, fantastic service, but very pricey.

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