OUR ITALIAN RESTAURANT
Il Matto $$ 418-266-9444
Located on the ground floor of Hotel 71, the Il Matto restaurant offers authentic and comforting Italian cuisine. Well established in Quebec, these tasty dishes delight locals and visitors who wish to travel to the other side of the Atlantic for the instant of a meal in a festive and friendly atmosphere.
Open every evening, first service at 5:30 p.m. – 6 p.m., second at 8:15 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.
Laurie-Raphaël$$$$ 117 Dalhousie / 418-692-4555
The son of renowned chef Daniel Vézina, Raphael, and his brigade offer you a high-flying dining experience through a menu of six or nine services. Inventive cuisine combining the know-how and passion of this exceptional team. Online reservation only with deposit on credit card.
Open Tuesday to Sunday evening, 5 minutes walk.
Chez Rioux et Pettigrew $$ – 160, rue Saint-Paul, 418-694-4448
In a beautiful warmstyle and vintage dining room, chef Dominic Jacques offers authentic and intuitive market cuisine, influenced by our roots and the cuisine of the moment .
Open Wednesday to Sunday evening, 5 minute walk
Legend $$$ – $$$$ – 255, rue Saint-Paul, 418-614-2555
Boreal cuisine inspired by our culinary heritage from the First Nations to the present day, which will stimulate all your senses. A guarantee of quality and beautiful discoveries in a magnificent universe combining modernity and conviviality.
6-course tasting menu offered only for the moment. Open Wednesday to Sunday evening, 15 minute walk.
Chez Muffy $$$ – 10, rue Saint-Antoine, 418-692-1022
For epicureans in search of refinement and aesthetics, the restaurant at Auberge Saint-Antoine is an excellent address. The menu is inspired by seasonal regional cuisine where the richness of products from the Quebec region is at the heart of the menu’s DNA. Chez Muffy’s dining room is located in a former 19th century maritime warehouse where ancient wooden beams and stone walls provide a warm and romantic touch to the dining experience.
Open from Wednesday to Sunday evening, and every morning from 7 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. Sunday brunch from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Located a short walk from the hotel.
Bistros, cafes and pubs
L’Échaudé $$ – $$$ – 73, rue Sault-au-Matelot, 418-692-1299
Well established in the district for more than thirty years, this French bistro, with a sober and modern decor, offers all the classics of old continent cuisine in a friendly atmosphere. Top pick for tartars’ lovers.
Open Monday to Sunday evening, and Monday to Friday noon, 2 minutes walk.
Louise Taverne et Bar à vin $$ – 48, rue Saint-Paul, 418-780-7255
The Louise team wanted to restore the titles of nobility of gourmet European taverns by offering comforting and tasty cuisine in a decor combining modernity and history, typical of a tavern. You will find a nice selection of beers, wines and cocktails. Tartars, homemade cold meats, oysters (in season), homemade pasta and much more are on the menu for a good, unpretentious meal. Beautiful large sunny terrace in season.
Open every evening and every morning for breakfast, as well as Thursday & Friday noon, and Saturday and Sunday for brunch. 5 minute walk.
Bistro Saint-Malo $$ – 75, rue Saint-Paul, 418-692-2004
This charming little rustic restaurant offers authentic and comforting French cuisine, in a rustic decor and a warm atmosphere. You will find typical French dishes such as black pudding, cassoulet, sweetbread, rabbit, duck legs and other traditional dishes from the old continent.
Open every evening, and Friday, Saturday & Sunday. Possibility to book on the terrace.
2 minutes walk
Café du Monde $$ – 85, rue Dalhousie, 418-692-4455
Large Parisian bistro located right in the cruise terminal offering French classics in a dynamic atmosphere, a great address for young and old. Some tables offer a view of the river.
Open Wednesday to Saturday noon and evening, and Sunday until 2 p.m., 3 minutes walk.
Don restaurant $$ – 97, rue Sault-au-Matelot, 418-800-9663
First entirely vegan address in Quebec City! A great option whether you are vegan or not, Don democratizes vegan cuisine by serving delicious dishes that will seduce all taste buds in an electrifying atmosphere. Nice selection of cocktails with or without alcohol.
Open daily, noon and evening, and Saturday and Sunday morning. 2 minutes walk
Pizzeria No900 $$ – 71, rue Saint-Paul, 581-491-4900
Pizzeria No900 offers an excellent selection of delicious Neapolitan pizzas cooked in a wood-burning oven, in a friendly atmosphere.
Open from Tuesday to Thursday evening, and from Friday to Sunday for lunch and dinner, continuous service. 2 minutes walk.
Buffet de l’Antiquaire $ – 95, rue Saint-Paul, 418-692-2661
This dinner serving typical Quebecois cuisine in a very traditional way is well-established in the Old Port for 40 years. Find good typical dishes, comforting and without fuss. We highly recommend it for its generous brunches served all day, choose the household bread option for a guaranteed journey through time.
Open daily from 6 a.m. until the evening, except Monday and Tuesday evening. 2 minutes walk.
Chez Victor $$ – 300, rue Saint-Paul # 140, 418-781-2511
Fan of burgers? Here is the best address to taste succulent gourmet burgers, with or without meat, in a relaxed atmosphere.
Open every day from 11 a.m. until the evening non-stop. 10 minutes walking.
Petit-Champlain district – (Lower Town) neighboring district with wonderful historic charm
Restaurants from one to 10 minutes on foot
La Tanière $$$$ Quartier Petit-Champlain / 418-872-4386
La Tanière offers you a high-caliber, contemporary Canadian-style experience out of the ordinary in magnificent ancestral vaults. You will have the option of selecting the chef’s counter to be in the front row of creators, or in the vault of the dining room. La Tanière invites you to a distinctive immersive experience with a blind fixed menu inspired by the territory and history. The restaurant link and the secret code to enter will be revealed to you a few hours before your reservation.Online reservation only with deposit on credit card.
Open Thursday to Sunday, 5 minutes walk.
L’Orygine $$ 36 rue Saint-Pierre, 418-872-4386
This little gem of a restaurant offers inventive, tasty and authentic organic cuisine with choices of meat and fish from responsible sources, as well as excellent choices of vegetarian dishes and vegans in a charming, warm and friendly dining room. Beautiful hidden courtyard.
Open Wednesday to Sunday evening, 3 minutes walk.
Bistro, cafes and pubs
L’Archibald $$ – 40, rue du Marché Champlain, 418-692-9144
Already well-known for its excellent microbrewery beers and restaurants, the 6th restaurant of the L’Archibald group has just opened a stone’s throw from the hotel in the Petit-Champlain district. On the menu, find all the classics of a good pub: gourmet burgers, ribs, beef cheek, pasta, tartars & pizzas. Children’s menu available.
Open Thursday and Friday noon and evening, and Saturday and Sunday evening, 5 minutes walk.
Cochon Dingue $$ – 46, Boulevard Petit-Champlain, 418-692-2013
A true institution in Quebec, the Cochon Dingue is an excellent address for a simple, but tasty meal with family or one-to-one. Excellent breakfasts.
Open every day, morning, noon and evening. 5 minute walk.
Maison Smith $ 23, rue Notre-Dame (Place Royale)
This café is the place of choice for a good coffee with a delicious pastry, or just a quick lunch.
Open every day from morning to evening, several locations in town including one at Place Royale a few steps from the Hotel.