Terrasse William Gray

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Located on the 8th floor of the William Gray Hotel, Terrasse William Gray is the place to be to soak up the summer season. With a breathtaking view of Place Jacques-Cartier, the St. Lawrence River and Montreal’s Ferris wheel, our terrace offers refreshing summer wines, cocktails and beers. Relaxing and laid-back during lunchtime turn into lively evenings as soon as the sun sets. Our terrace is heated for your comfort on cooler evenings and equipped with retractable awnings to protect you from the sun when it gets too hot. Experience Old Montreal beauty and unique atmosphere on our elegant rooftop terrace.
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Austin
8 reviews
Dined a day ago
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Great place to see Montréal skyline. Highly recommend his unique place

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

Scored major points booking brunch for GF and I here. Great ambiance overlooking Old Montreal - highly recommended/ a must for your MTL trip.

MJ
Toronto
18 reviews
Dined on October 6, 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Came here for brunch. Food and service was great in addition to the view from the terrace. Would definitely come back for a brunch the next time we are in town.

J
1 review
Dined on September 29, 2019
Overall 4Food 5Service 3Ambience 5

Fantastic view. Service could be better, we had to flag down our server a few times. But very polite. Great time.

OT
Montreal
1 review
Dined on September 29, 2019
Overall 3Food 3Service 4Ambience 5

Ut was good, they changed the menu so for food it's not a good deal people should go there only for apero not for dining.
Staf are friendly

SS
1 review
Dined on September 29, 2019
Overall 4Food 5Service 2Ambience 4

Great place but Service is slow. Will go back and recommend

KT
Toronto
2 reviews
Dined on September 27, 2019
Overall 5Food 4Service 5Ambience 5

The weather was spectacular and a great buzz in the air!

t
New York Area
35 reviews
Dined on September 22, 2019
Overall 4Food 4Service 5Ambience 5

Perfect view and a lovely setting. The service was wonderful. Do yourself a favor and order the Charcuterie. Perfect place to enjoy a drink and some lovely food on the scenic terrace. Would go again.

m
1 review
Dined on September 22, 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 4

tres belle place , musique un peu fort mais bon.Agréable soirée en bonne comapgnie

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S
1 review
Dined on September 21, 2019
Overall 4Food 5Service 5Ambience 3

Nice place, the food is really good! Is worth it, the flavours were there.

SM
Montreal
1 review
Dined on September 21, 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

La vue sur le vieux port est vraiment belle!
Idéal pour un dîner en amoureux ou avec des amis.

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FP
1 review
Dined on September 21, 2019
Overall 3Food 2Service 2Ambience 4

This terrace has a beautiful view of the River and is worth having a drink there if you can get a reservation. The food was not good enough to recommend. Burger overdone and the menu has odd items. We ordered the chicken with Beets and its presentation was awful. Service was slow. I think as a bar it is very popular and pretty.

q
1 review
Dined on September 21, 2019
Overall 4Food 3Service 2Ambience 5

Une option végétarienne pour les oeufs bénédictines serait appréciée

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S
Miami
1 review
Dined on September 20, 2019
Overall 4Food 4Service 4Ambience 5

Superbe vue sur le vieux port et le fleuve. Je recommande sans hésiter

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T
Montreal
3 reviews
Dined on September 18, 2019
Overall 4Food 1Service 4Ambience 5

Seulement pour la terrasse, la nourriture vs le prix vs goût n’est pas super.

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DJ
Portland
5 reviews
Dined on September 16, 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Beautiful terrace with wonderful view in the heart of Old Montreal. Very fun atmosphere for all ages. Treat yourself for at least a cocktail.

PC
Montreal
1 review
Dined on September 13, 2019
Overall 3Food 3Service 2Ambience 3

Les serveurs en t- shirt autour du bar en train de discuter et de rire des clients aux tables, c'est inacceptable. Les serveuses étaient compétentes.

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EG
Montreal
1 review
Dined on September 11, 2019
Overall 4Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Preferably for drinks more than for food itself. The view is amazing!

C
Montreal
10 reviews
Dined on September 11, 2019
Overall 4Food 4Service 4Ambience 5

Probably the nicest view of montreal on this rooftop terrace. Food was good, not exceptional and price is accordingly to the location and the view. Nice place to go for lunch/a drink.

K
1 review
Dined on September 8, 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Amazing rooftop with a fabulous view of the city. The menu was great, the staff was really nice and attentive, and the music was bumping. Just what we were looking for for a Sunday Funday brunch in Old Montreal.

J
Montreal
3 reviews
Dined on September 5, 2019
Overall 4Food 3Service 3Ambience 5

Le lieu est magnifique. En fait, la vue est très belle sur le Vieux-Montréal. Personnel sympa, peut être un peu trop décontract... cuisine ok, sans plus. On y a va pour la vue, et on y mange correctement.

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MR
1 review
Dined on September 1, 2019
Overall 4Food 4Service 5Ambience 5

Classy terrasse right in Old Montreal with a beautiful view. We went there for brunch and found it to be comparable to other breakfast places in Montreal. With the view, it was more than worth the value! It was a beautiful day and the terrasse we sat under the movable awning so that we didn't bake in the sun.

DS
Toronto
2 reviews
Dined on August 31, 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Was my first time visiting Montreal and am extremely happy I stumbled across Terrasse william gray, as you enter the restuarant you get an astonishing view of the port and all it encompasses, the food was delicious (I had the burger de bouef) but was hard to find my mouth with the view I had surrounding me. The service was on point, I never had to wait long and everyone was a pleasure to deal with, definitely will visit again and inform my friends about this gem thanks again to all the staff for a wonderful and spectacular lunch.

P
1 review
Dined on August 31, 2019
Overall 3Food 5Service 5Ambience 3

La musique est quand même tres forte
Ce qui est dommage car cela empeche de parler et de savourer son repas.

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CP
Denver
1 review
Dined on August 31, 2019
Overall 4Food 4Service 4Ambience 4

Flavorful food and good portions. I had the salmon tartare and it was more than I had ever had at any other restaurant. Wonderful views of Old Port.

OT
Toronto
2 reviews
Dined on August 30, 2019
Overall 5Food 4Service 5Ambience 4

Vue exceptionnelle. Nourriture fraîche avec bon cocktails. Service courtois.

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D
Montreal
4 reviews
Dined on August 27, 2019
Overall 4Food 5Service 4Ambience 4

superb view of the Old Port, expensive but good drinks, and surprisingly very good food, (try the "PÂTES AU LAIT DE COCO ET COURGE") I would go back, the service was very attentive. Very noisy, but I guess it is part of the experience.

OT
Montreal
1 review
Dined on August 26, 2019
Overall 4Food 4Service 1Ambience 5

Ambiance and view is great. Service is very subpar. Very slow and a lot of attitude from the waitress.

J
London
12 reviews
Dined on August 25, 2019
Overall 4Food 4Service 3Ambience 4

We had a nice lunch with a beautiful view - certain recommend for the overall experience.

OT
1 review
Dined on August 25, 2019
Overall 3Food 2Service 2Ambience 3

Hotel is nice.
View of old port is really good.
Brunch Menu is very limited. Even for adults.
Forget bringing kids, they will not like the food at all.

Service was terrible. The staff was simply not ready for a Sunday brunch at all. The kitchen was missing all kinds of basics, no mayo, no jam for roasts, ran out of hot chocolate the day before, staff walking around with their own Starbucks coffee, their clothes all wrinkled and some looking very tired.
They even served iced tea with tea bags in ice water... took an hour to infuse or dissolve sugar... tea bags were good quality though...

Food was cold.
Drinks were not good.
Laughable, They offered to not charge to replace the cold fries! How nice of them!

We had really high expectations, badly disappointed.
Hotel seems nice and view is worth it.
Food and service for brunch way below par.
Too bad, could be great.

Maybe it a bad day or something, but we can not recommend it based on our experience.

DO
1 review
Dined on August 24, 2019
Overall 3Food 4Service 5Ambience 4

MALHEUREUSEMENT, JE NE RECOMMANDERAIS PAS EN RAISON DU BRUIT SUR LA TERRASSE GÉNÉRÉ PAR LA MUSIQUE AINSI QUE PAR LES CLIENTS.

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S
Montreal
1 review
Dined on August 23, 2019
Overall 4Food 4Service 5Ambience 5

Nice service and Nice view on old port. we will return for sure.

SB
1 review
Dined on August 23, 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Amazing location, food and service. The price seems correct for what is provided. Will definitely come back!

SC
New York Area
10 reviews
Dined on August 23, 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Amazing rooftop

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OT
1 review
Dined on August 22, 2019
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Great food and amazing view

CL
1 review
Dined on August 22, 2019
Overall 4Food 3Service 5Ambience 4

Still one of the best view in town.

Bit pricey for the quality of what's served though.

JJ
Montreal
42 reviews
Dined on August 20, 2019
Overall 4Food 4Service 4Ambience 4

Belle terrasse avec de nombreux plats bien préparés et servis rapidement. Foie gras poêlé excellent

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J
Montreal
1 review
Dined on August 17, 2019
Overall 4Food 4Service 5Ambience 5

La possibilité de pouvoir réserver c'est vraiment super. Le personnel est très sympa. Peu de choix dans le menu mais je pense que ça peut satisfaire tout le monde. Vue magnifique. Je recommande vivement.

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A
London
2 reviews
Dined on August 17, 2019
Overall 2Food 1Service 4Ambience 3

We came for brunch and were disappointed with the very limited choice on the menu. No fresh fruit/yoghurt, no choices of smoothie (only smoothie of the day). Only 4-5 items to choose from. I didn't enjoy my smoked salmon benedict as felt the beetroot and kale didn't suit the dish. There was only a sliver of salmon on the plate. Service was efficient and friendly, but would not ever come back for brunch as really didn't enjoy the food! Great views though!

d
Montreal
6 reviews
Dined on August 16, 2019
Overall 3Food 5Service 5Ambience 4

Went on a Friday afternoon at 2pm. Super loud for afternoon. Was looking for a more relaxing place. It's very happening, pretentious crowd, wanna be seen crowd . But it's a rooftop so it was nice to be out in open. Food was excellent but super expensive. Pitcher of mediocre sangria is 55$$!

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