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These 16 "Fancy AF" Restaurants In Montreal Are A Food Lover's Dream

Spend to impress!
These 16 "Fancy AF" Restaurants In Montreal Are A Food Lover's Dream

It's always a struggle when you want to impress your date! But an easy way out is to simply take them on a really expensive dinner! Well, luckily for you Montreal if home to superb fancy AF restaurants that are perfect for when you rally want to impress your date.

READ ALSO:16 Montreal BYOW Restaurants You Gotta Try ASAP

The restaurants below range from gourmet French cuisine to seafood and even sushi! So, pick the one that will really blow it out of the park for your date. Just remember to bring your wallet because this is going to a super expensive! But hey, this way be your future GF or Bf!

1. Spend To Impress At Jatoba

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1184 Place Phillips

For some delicious white wine and some fabulous food as you eat under the lights, I recommend looking into Jatoba. Jatoba has a great little, terrasse superb food, and its classy AF. The ambiance is gorgeous as it is set up in a perfect way. You are surrounded by lights and plants to set that romantic mood you are trying to create for your date.


2. Spend To Impress At Joe Beef

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2491 Notre-Dame W

Joe Beef is known to be one of Montreal's culinary gems! This is perfect for a first date since the atmosphere is super chill while the dishes are out of this world! So, you don;t have to eat fancy to dine as a king and queen! Everything is fresh and prepared by experts.


3. Spend To Impress At HVOR

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1414 Rue Notre Dame Ouest

HVOR is one of Montreal’s best-rated restaurants! It is stunning and it is a location for a date and some gourmet food. The ambiance is very modern and classy so you can dress up and enjoy your fabulous snacks. Trust me, your date will be falling head over heels if you take them here!


4. Spend To Impress At Les 400 Coups

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400 Notre-Dame E

For some really fresh and local ingredients, Les Coups 400 is definitely the place to be! They offer St-Pierre Lake catfish, rabbit from Besnier Farm, and duck magret from La Canardière Farm. You can order a five-course tasting menu for $75 (an extra $45 for wine pairings)! You and your date will be falling in love with.. THE FOOD!


5. Spend To Impress At Europea

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1227 de La Montagne

Headed by chef Jérôme Ferrer, Europea offers a French dining experience that is truly like no other.Their signature 12-course tasting menu is $120 of pure lovely food. This is a prefect location to pretend like you are in Paris on your date with that soecial someone.


6. Spend To Impress At Le Mousso

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1023 Ontario Est

For divine food as well as a divine time, I suggest heading to Mousso. Here, you and your date can enjoy simply magical desserts along with the extravagant dinners.Your date is guaranteed to be impressed!


7. Spend To Impress At Le Club Chasse et Pêche

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423 Saint-Claude

For a truly fantastic date where you spend a couple of bills, I recommend looking into Le Club Chasse et Pêche! They are most known for their superb braised piglet risotto with foie gras, an appetizer that will impress your special someone. They are also known for their roasted duck (served with sour cherries in a balsamic sauce) and the “The Bomb” desert, (a caramel-chocolate tart with 80& chocolate sorbet).


8. Spend To Impress At Queue de Cheval

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1181 Rue de la Montagne

This is the perfect restaurant for some delicious steaks! Queue de Cheval is fancy and serves upscale food that is perfect to impress that special someone on your date. The food is to die for and the service is superb! So get fancy and be prepared for an amazing night.


9. Spend To Impress Tandem

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586 Villeray

For a chic and classy time at an extraordinary wine and dine restaurant, I recommend taking your date to Tandem. This lovely restaurant is perfect for a sweet and simple first date that you can both enjoy. I mean doesn't the food look just amazing?


10. Spend To Impress Le Millen

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1185 Rue Fleury E

This Ahuntsic restaurant is classy and honestly delicious! They offer upscale dishes that pair perfectly with your reds and white wines! This is honestly a perfect location for a first date and to really impress that special someone. You can stuff your faces and break the ice over some wine!


11. Spend To Impress O’Thym

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1112 Boul de Maisonneuve E

For an upscale dinner date with divine French cuisine, I suggest going to this BYOW restaurant! Your date will be absolutely shocked and swept off her feet with the gourmet food and delightful wine. This is the place to be when you know you want this to be the one!


12. Spend To Impress Auberge Saint-Gabriel

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426 Saint Gabriel

Auberge Saint-Gabriel is known for serving divine Québécois cuisine. Veal cheek braised in Porto ($34), squid ink ravioli ($29), suckling pig from straight from a farm in Quebec City ($49), and trout confit ($14) are some of their specialties that will have your wallet crying but your date falling in love.


13. Spend To Impress Maison Boulud

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1228 Sherbrooke W

Maison Boulud has dishes for almost every time of day, but for the best experience, go for the $98 6-course tasting menu for supper. For dinner, you can get a razor clam salad, German butterball potato truffle gratin, a plethora of handmade pastas, and roasted rack of lamb with artichoke puree. These dishes are all enjoyed in a classy and tastful environment.


14. Spend To Impress La Chronique

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104 Laurier W

For a truly elegant dinner, I recommend checking out La Chronique’s! Their menu offers a variety of classic French dishes. You can expect to spend about $90 - $150 with wine pairings. You have many options to choose from but by the end of the night your date will be choosing you!


15. Spend To Impress M.Mme

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240 Laurier W

This restaurant happens to one of the more affordable options on the list. You will be spending around $30 for a main dish. Or you could get a 4-course tasting menu for 75$. They specialize in marinated leeks, mozzarella di buffala, roast duck with beetroot puree, and rôti de porc au lait.


16. Spend To Impress Toqué!

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900 Place Jean-Paul-Riopelle

Ranked as one of the top 100 restaurants in the world, this is the place where you must take your date to make it official! You can even try their tasting menu that will let you sample the best dishes for $129. There’s even a wine-pairing option but this will cost you about $200.


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