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Quebec City French recommendation outside the walls?

NewarkDevil Jan 29, 2012 07:58 AM

Looking for the bet restaurant for dinner.

Suggestions please.

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    vabou RE: NewarkDevil Jan 30, 2012 09:10 PM

    My first choice might be Le Moine Échanson : http://www.lemoineechanson.com/ (upper town but outside the walls). Not fancy french cuisine but definitely home french cuisine with a twist. Private importation wines, all organic.

    Le Clocher Penché dowtown is also very good. Bistro style : http://www.clocherpenche.ca/

    If your definition of french food is liberal i also recommand you L'Affaire est Ketchup. Good, friendly, no pretention, noisy, festif : http://laffaireestketchup.net/

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      NewarkDevil RE: vabou Feb 5, 2012 08:17 AM

      Thanks for the reply.

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        Peaches to Poutine RE: vabou Feb 6, 2012 07:13 AM

        Seconding Le Moine Echanson. We ate there last year during Carnival. It was lovely!

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        lapinroyal RE: NewarkDevil Feb 6, 2012 03:29 PM

        Expensive to Medium:
        - Laurie Raphael (solide all the time)
        - Initiale (For the next time)
        - La Fenouillière (To die for)
        - Panache (Delicious Brunch, only able to reserve for brunch)
        - Toast (Very good)

        - Le cafe du monde (just like a french bistro, alway full... My Favorite)
        - L'echaude (Delicious Brunch)
        - Aviatic (Not bad)

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          madamebatignolles RE: lapinroyal Feb 6, 2012 07:21 PM

          Would try:
          Il Teatro very nice Italian
          Le feu sacré for steaks
          Le Pain Beni for bistronomy cuisine
          Cafe Sirocco for Tapas

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