Restaurant Le Continental

4.7
1009 reviews
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CAN$31 to CAN$50
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French
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  • Special Occasion
  • Romance
  • Good for a Date
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In the gourmet world of Le Continental, traditional cuisine is classical. Enjoy the perfect service, the great flambéed dishes that pay tribute to the delicious French cuisine. The Continental's wine cellar is most impressive with its board of famous selection of French, Italian and American wines. It offers a choice of more than five thousand bottles, four hundred different varieties from Grands Crus classés to affordable prices.
Dining Style
Fine Dining
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Cuisines
French
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Phone number
(418) 694-9995
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Payment Options
AMEX, MasterCard, Visa
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Dress Code
Casual Dress
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Executive Chef
Marc-André Bernier
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Private Party Facilities
We have two private dining rooms:
Le Grand Salon: Private dining room for a maximum of 36 people.
Le Petit Salon: Private dining room for a maximum of 8 people.
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Private Party Contact
Mathieu Pettigrew: (418) 694-9995
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Cross Street
Des Jardins
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Parking Details
Valet parking is available at all times at no extra cost.
Additional
Beer, Full Bar, High Tea, Non-Smoking, Private Room, View, Wine
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JD
1 review
Dined 4 days ago
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

The food was outstanding and the service was impecable. We made reservations for our anniversary and enjoyed every aspect of the restaurant.

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P
Montreal
3 reviews
Dined 5 days ago
Overall 4Food 3Service 4Ambience 5

1st waiter might be covering our spot so he might think he would not get tip so his service is so so and attitude is stiff.

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JO
Edmonton
2 reviews
Dined 5 days ago
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

If I could give Le Continental 10 stars I would! We went twice in our three night stay In Quebec City this past week! Our server Kevin was awesome, the food was insanely fantastic, and the experience of their table side service is outstanding! You NEED to go here if you're ever in Quebec City!

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OT
Miami
5 reviews
Dined 6 days ago
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Exquisite service and attention to detail. Fantastic dining experience. Truly one of a kind table side service. The filet was melt in your mouth

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K
Baton Rouge
73 reviews
Dined 6 days ago
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

We had a really great dining experience at Le Continental. Everything was delicious. The Duck a la Orange prepared table side was very good and the service was exceptional.

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EJ
New York Area
17 reviews
Dined on October 8, 2018
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Possibly the best dining experience I have ever had! The food was spectacular, the service was great and the whole experience was perfect! We had a great table and I can't stop thinking about the seared foie gras, the dover sole and the pears pernod!

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OT
Chicago
2 reviews
Dined on October 8, 2018
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Lovely romantic restaurant. Phenomenal food, great service. First class.

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Toronto
1 review
Dined on October 6, 2018
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 4

The food and the service were amazing. My boyfriend and I both ordered their specialty - flambé fillet minion. The meet was cooked from scratch right in front of us. Our waiter kindly shared the ingredients that he used. This was the most tender fillet minion I’ve ever tried.

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M
1 review
Dined on October 2, 2018
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 4

Excellent repas, excellent service et décor européen. Que demander de plus?

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GB
London
2 reviews
Dined on October 1, 2018
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Excellent meal and martini. A very good restaurant

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OT
Chicago
1 review
Dined on October 1, 2018
Overall 5Food 4Service 5Ambience 5

Old fashioned fun!

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JG
Toronto
3 reviews
Dined on October 1, 2018
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Great classy restaurant , excellent food and service

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AS
1 review
Dined on September 30, 2018
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Exceptional service!!!!! The gentleman serving us, Michele was so on top of things. I’ve never seen someone motor it as much as he was. Our group are all foodies, so we go to restaurants all over the world and Michele was by far the best server we’ve ever experienced. Food-of course was delicious. That just just goes without saying.

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KS
Los Angeles
4 reviews
Dined on September 29, 2018
Overall 5Food 4Service 5Ambience 5

Great dining experience. The staff is very attentive and friendly. The food was prepared table side which added to the ambiance. A wonderful dinner with friends.

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j
San Francisco
10 reviews
Dined on September 26, 2018
Overall 3Food 4Service 3Ambience 5

Great "old school" table side cooking. Food was all cooked well, but waiter was rather stiff and many items seemed to be a cut below the "premium" expected/priced

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A
Montreal
2 reviews
Dined on September 26, 2018
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Ambiance feutrée. Personnel très attentionné. Cuisine française classique comme il ne s’en trouve plus. Service au guéridon. Bisque de homard, chateaubriand, crêpes Suzette tout était préparé à la perfection. Une grande table.

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BP
New England
15 reviews
Dined on September 26, 2018
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Everything about it was fantastic. Old school fine dining experience with exceptional attention to detail.

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Atlanta
1 review
Dined on September 25, 2018
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

A must do....a total EXPERIENCE...

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SE
New York Area
2 reviews
Dined on September 24, 2018
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Had a great time. Had Ceaser salad made table side, rack of lamb and Cherries Jubilee. All excellent. Service was outstanding. Very professional and attentive. Lots of fire - flambé tableside for various entrees, drinks and deserts. Very entertaining.

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LB
1 review
Dined on September 23, 2018
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

We went to the Continental for my husband’s birthday. We were very satisfied. Food is terrific, excellent service. Prices are high but the food is worth it.

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A
London
1 review
Dined on September 22, 2018
Overall 3Food 2Service 5Ambience 4

Went for 12 year anniversary with my spouse. Steak (Châteaubriand) was disappointing, it was bland and was not well seasoned. Also, it was not grilled with a proper steak crust.

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CV
New York Area
2 reviews
Dined on September 22, 2018
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Excellent restaurant. Great food and service. A must if you enjoy great food.

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OT
San Francisco
5 reviews
Dined on September 21, 2018
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Excellent food and service!!

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AB
New York Area
1 review
Dined on September 20, 2018
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

We had this booked on our last night in Quebec City. It was perfect! Food was outstanding, services wonderful. And just fun with the cooking at table side. We had a mushroom dish for appetizer that was amazing. Main course was chateaubriand which was prepared perfectly. Our server had a great sense of humor and just made our evening.

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Edmonton
4 reviews
Dined on September 18, 2018
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Best experience for a foodie or you just want a awesome night of delicious food cooked at your table. It’s not a rushed experience like most restaurants now a days. Our server and cook was Alain he was fantastic !!

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E
San Francisco
12 reviews
Dined on September 18, 2018
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

The Caesar salad was fabulous . The service was superb, and the ambiance was outstanding . We would recommend it to everyone who loves fine dining.

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Edinburgh
36 reviews
Dined on September 17, 2018
Overall 5Food 4Service 5Ambience 5

The service was way above average. The table side food preparation was both dramatic and entertaining. Everyone in the restaurant seemed to be having a good time. The vibe was very positive. Definitely recommend.

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P
Washington DC
35 reviews
Dined on September 17, 2018
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Fifth time at this restaurant and always look forward to going back. I had the dover sole but is hard to pass up the steak. Elegant restaurant, impeccable service, and outstanding food. Highly recommend for those special evenings.

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j
New England
14 reviews
Dined on September 15, 2018
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

The menu is not fancy: steak is emphasized, although other things are available. While they emphasize steak, they deliver. The food was excellent and the experience of having it prepared at the table made it exceptional.

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KE
1 review
Dined on September 14, 2018
Overall 3Food 5Service 3Ambience 5

The absolute best dining experience my husband and I have shared in 29 years togther .

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NG
Toronto
3 reviews
Dined on September 14, 2018
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Amazing experience waiters were very helpful and provide amazing advise on pairings and dishes

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L
Baltimore
2 reviews
Dined on September 13, 2018
Overall 3Food 4Service 2Ambience 4

Food was very good and service attentive but I gave service a "fair" grade because staff was a bit aloof. I also witnessed some unhappy guests leave and the staff did not seem to care. They were being quite aloof with them. All the other restaurants or cafes we visited over our four day stay were so much more warm and welcoming to their guests.

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MS
Vancouver
3 reviews
Dined on September 11, 2018
Overall 5Food 5Service 4Ambience 5

One of the best meals we’ve had. The flambé at our table was outstanding.

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r
New England
5 reviews
Dined on September 9, 2018
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

The way an upscale restaurant should be. Tuxedoed wait staff. Flambe entries prepared at your table. Superb wine list. Very welcoming. Special thanks to our waiter Alain for his professionalism and courtesy. Hope to see him again on our next visit to Quebec City.

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DA
1 review
Dined on September 5, 2018
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Le Continental was recommended by a friend. It surpassed my expectations. The peppercon steak was simply the best I ever had.

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CW
1 review
Dined on September 5, 2018
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Everything about our evening at the Continental was perfect. The food fabulous, very good wine, and the wait staff was wonderful. Would definitely have dinner there again.

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RH
Miami
1 review
Dined on September 3, 2018
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Was in Quebec for 50th anniversary and birthday. Le Continental was recommended by a friend and we were not disappointed. The restaurant is elegant, the service outstanding, the table side preparations fun to enjoy and the food was delicious. We had the Caesar salad, the special filet mignon, and cherries jubilee all prepared table side. It was all wonderful.

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BF
Philadelphia
40 reviews
Dined on September 3, 2018
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

We just celebrated our 35th wedding anniversary in Quebec City and dined at Restaurant Le Continental on our last night. I have been an Open Table diner for many years and I have never given any restaurant a five star review, but I am very happy to be giving my first one to this restaurant! From the moment we arrived we were treated like special guests and made to feel like they were doing everything possible to make sure this was a memorable occasion for us. The service was perfect, the food was truly some of the best we've ever had and the ambiance was perfect for celebrating our special anniversary. I would recommend Le Continental to anyone going to Quebec City, and especially anyone who might be celebrating a special occasion. True perfection!

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MH
New York Area
15 reviews
Dined on September 2, 2018
Overall 5Food 5Service 5Ambience 5

Classy and stylish with a great level of sophistication. Make sure you try one of the flambé entrees so you will get a great show right at your table.

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IT
New England
4 reviews
Dined on September 2, 2018
Overall 5Food 5Service 3Ambience 5

We’ve been here many times and the food is always outstanding. Our waiter/ flambé cook had little personality and was somewhat surly at times. That was disappointing but the food was worth it. Will not let this keep us away. Always eat the at Continental when in Quebec City.

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