La Societe - Montreal

4.3
274 reviews
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French
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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.

Private Dining

Whatever your event or celebration, we are here to make your day magical. We will be happy to build a menu according to your needs. For groups of more than 8 people, please call us or contact us via email. Our space is semi-private up to 50 guests. More than 50 guests we offer room exclusivity!

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1 review
Dined 5 days ago
Overall 2Food 4Service 3Ambience 4

We booked a reservation for 10PM, but when we arrived they told us that their kitchen stars closing at 10PM so most of the menu was not available. It would be nice to know ahead of time that I am booking dinner reservations at a restaurant that won't be serving the dinner menu when I arrive.

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RH
Nashville
46 reviews
Dined on June 11, 2019
Overall 4Food 4Service 4Ambience 5

First night in Montreal, decided to try tnis , our hotel restaurant at Loews Vogue. The ambiance is inviting, fod and wine are interesting and service is attentive. We started with raw oysters and a snail and marrow bone appetizer, both very good as were flank steak and rabbit entrees. Would return, but we have an agenda of reservations to get through on this trip.

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OT
Minneapolis
2 reviews
Dined on June 8, 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Excellent service

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PG
Hampshire
2 reviews
Dined on June 8, 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Visited twice over the GP weekend and excellent both times. Smallish menu but four of us tried different dishes and all excellent. Recommended.

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P
New York Area
37 reviews
Dined on June 8, 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Brunch was superb. The croque monsieur was perfectly Parisian. My friends were also very happy with the eggs Benedict and an excellent omelette. Service was very very good. A wonderful experience.

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OT
E. Tennessee
3 reviews
Dined on May 26, 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Superb food and service. Will be dining here again.

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W
Calgary
1 review
Dined on May 25, 2019
Overall 1Food 1Service 2Ambience 2

This place desperately needs new management, both front and back. The staff seemed totally uninspired, as was the food. Main course selections were limited and poorly executed - pub food masquerading as haute cuisine. Their expensive burger was extremely salty, as if trying to cover something up. Dining room was somehow very loud, despite being 3/4 empty on a Saturday night. The place seems to be on life support thanks to the Loews Hotel adjoining it.

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RR
Las Vegas
1 review
Dined on May 18, 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Bel endroit avec super staff(belle équipe) qui fait la différence! Un a pris une consommation, on a soupé et on a déjeuné! Le cocktail concombre et le parfait au fruit est à essayer!

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SL
New England
5 reviews
Dined on May 17, 2019
Overall 4Food 4Service 5Ambience 5

Good variety in menu. Food was very good and service was excellent.

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i
Montreal
1 review
Dined on May 12, 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

La Societe - Montreal offers a really memorable experience. The live music was lovely, the food was expertly prepared and the servers were warm and attentive. Highly recommended!

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SL
1 review
Dined on May 9, 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Great ambiance. The staff really takes care of you. Steak frites was delicious.

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CT
Montreal
1 review
Dined on May 4, 2019
Overall 2Food 1Service 4Ambience 2

Well located, ambiance is quiet, great staff.
But food was terrible + salad was dirty.
Overpriced for quality of what your getting.

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T
1 review
Dined on May 3, 2019
Overall 4Food 4Service 4Ambience 5

Great ambience and good service. Food was below standard for the price you’re paying.

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CL
1 review
Dined on May 3, 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

excellent souper avec une amie. Notre server était extraordinaire, nous avons passé’ une superbe soirée. Service très rapide aussi. Seul bémol: trouvez les toilettes à l’autre bout du corridor de l’hotel D’a Côté

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RQ
Montreal
3 reviews
Dined on May 3, 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

One is always apprehensive when going to a restaurant adjacent or belonging to a high-brow hotel. Not in this case. Great food at a decent price. Good wine list with a good selection of wine by the glass of with half bottles. That allowed my wife and I to sample two different wines for our appetizer and main course meal. We told our waiter that we had a concert at the Bell Centre at 8 p.m. and the service was quick without being rushed. All around great experience. We will return.

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AV
1 review
Dined on April 28, 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 4

Very nice for a Sunday brunch , not that crowded and noise , I really enjoy my Sunday with my friends there . We even stay until 5 pm after the brunch . Very nice place

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S
Los Angeles
8 reviews
Dined on April 26, 2019
Overall 4Food 4Service 5Ambience 4

Very nice place, attentive service and good food. Nice location, perfect for dinner after the Museum

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B
1 review
Dined on April 18, 2019
Overall 3Food 3Service 4Ambience 5

Very well decorated restaurant with a lot of cachet. The menu however is very limited

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R
Montreal
1 review
Dined on April 18, 2019
Overall 4Food 3Service 3Ambience 4

C’etait Pour le petit déjeuner donc un peu cher pour des œufs bacon mais comparable aux prix d’un grand hôtel. Très bel endroit, tranquille pour discuter affaires.

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IC
San Francisco
2 reviews
Dined on April 15, 2019
Overall 4Food 4Service 5Ambience 4

Ambience of a bistro, menu and food quality of a higher end restaurant. Staff was very friendly while professional, and very knowledgeable about the food.

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AM
New York Area
2 reviews
Dined on March 31, 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

The donut French toast was amazing!!! Definitely recommend this place!

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OT
Montreal
1 review
Dined on March 13, 2019
Overall 4Food 5Service 3Ambience 5

Food was good, ambiance is great. Took them forever to greet me at the door, and service was slow. Place looks great. A bit pricy for the amount of food you get

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AE
1 review
Dined on March 10, 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Absolutely phenomenal experience. We had Francis as our waiter who made it truly amazing. His knowledge on food, wine and the country of Canada brought true value to our experience. To add, the food was one of the best meals of our life. Can’t say enough about our date-night here!

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Z
Montreal
1 review
Dined on March 7, 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Food was excellent and the service was really good
i highly recommend it

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OT
Montreal
3 reviews
Dined on March 4, 2019
Overall 4Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Nous avons essayé la Société , avant un spectacle au centre Bell . La nourriture était très bonne , le service impecable . Je vous recommande fortement .

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SB
1 review
Dined on February 26, 2019
Overall 4Food 4Service 5Ambience 3

The service was excellent! The food was very good. The only aspect that could have been better is the ambiance: the choice of music was not great

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OT
Toronto
3 reviews
Dined on February 23, 2019
Overall 5Food 4Service 5Ambience 5

Terrific staff!

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SM
1 review
Dined on February 12, 2019
Overall 5Food 4Service 5Ambience 5

Excellent service.
Went for $1 oyster night. I'm not very knowledgeable about oysters but these were a bit 'fishier' tasting than what I'm used to but still good. Accompanying sauce and horseradish were excellent. French fries were great but a little small.

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MP
Ottawa
2 reviews
Dined on February 2, 2019
Overall 2Food 2Service 4Ambience 2

Extremely overpriced food. Intended for rich travellers staying at the attached hotel or hotels in the area. Below average food, good service. Would never come back or recommend.

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OT
Montreal
2 reviews
Dined on January 26, 2019
Overall 4Food 4Service 4Ambience 3

Beau plateau de fruits de mer (mais la quantité et la qualité ont baissé depuis deux ans, ma précédente visite). Accueil froid d’une hôtesse mais très gentil et serviable serveur. Erreur sur le dessert en fin de repas... Malgré mes bons commentaires, le restaurant semble rendu en fin de course... c’est juste une impression.

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FW
New York Area
1 review
Dined on January 26, 2019
Overall 4Food 4Service 4Ambience 4

Good ambiance and good food. I recommend this restaurant.

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A
Montreal
1 review
Dined on January 19, 2019
Overall 2Food 2Service 1Ambience 3

Service très lent pour un samedi midi ou il n'y avait pas tant de monde que ça, rien que pour avoir un verre d'eau et qu'on prenne nos commandes ça a pris vraiment longtemps. Le petit déjeuner continental comprend une viennoiserie et de la confiture mais pas de pain?? on est sensé mettre la confiture dans la chocolatine? ou sur les fruits? Les assiettes sont arrivées froides et le rapport qualité/prix pour un brunch n'y est vraiment pas (32$ avant TIP pour des bénédictines classiques avec du saumon au lieu du jambon et un thé...). Je ne recommande vraiment pas pour un brunch mais peut-être que pour les plats et services du souper sont mieux? je l'espère !

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CP
1 review
Dined on January 19, 2019
Overall 2Food 1Service 5Ambience 3

Oeuf tournés et benedictines dures : Non coulant

Se faire servir des frites au lieu de patate déjeuner
La nourriture était tiède.
Il y avait a peine de sauce hollandaise sur les bénédictines....
tres decu

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P
London
2 reviews
Dined on January 18, 2019
Overall 3Food 1Service 4Ambience 4

Very nice spot downtown with a lot of ambience, sweet waiter, good drinks. But the food was not very good.

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SS
Montreal
1 review
Dined on January 15, 2019
Overall 1Food 1Service 1Ambience 4

Diner beware - we went on Tuesday for oysters, charcuterie and cheese platters. The food was off and we all got poisoned. The manager was completely rude. They have zero concern about poisoning their customers.

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CP
Montreal
1 review
Dined on January 13, 2019
Overall 4Food 4Service 5Ambience 3

Great food, excellent service!
Had supper on a Sunday night in the dead of winter (Jan 13, 2019), so my appreciation of this restaurant might not be accurate. There were few people. It was cold outside with almost no one on the Streets of downtown Montréal.

Service was to a high standard. The food had flavour and enough originality and refinement to justify the price we paid.

My only deception was the selection in music, it seemed off and loud, but once again, there were only a few patrons on this quiet Sunday night, therefore not reflective of a typical night for this restaurant.

I will definitely return on a different night. Also, I've been told that their Sunday brunch is apparently quite good.

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CW
1 review
Dined on January 1, 2019
Overall 4Food 4Service 5Ambience 5

Very nice restaurant but the food was a little overpriced for the quality. Quite simple meals that lacked intricate flavours. However, the service was truly excellent and the restaurant was very pleasant.

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CF
1 review
Dined on January 1, 2019
Overall 3Food 3Service 1Ambience 4

La nourriture qui se devait d’être servie chaude, était froide.
Le service était particulièrement lent. Par contre, les serveurs étaient gentils.
Il y avait peu de choix de desserts, mais ils étaient bons.
Cher si on tient compte de ces écarts.

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j
Montreal
1 review
Dined on December 31, 2018
Overall 1Food 3Service 1Ambience 3

Had this reserve

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BY
1 review
Dined on December 31, 2018
Overall 4Food 4Service 5Ambience 4

We decided to stay in Montreal for New Years on a bit of a whim and looked at a few restaurants in the area downtown. We really didn’t know much about La Societe and relied for n open table reviews. We were not disappointed. It was a set menu for New Years Eve and it was very good.

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