Quebec City Travel Guide

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What to Eat in Quebec City

Québec City's cuisine has strong French ties, which can be found in its hearty stews, meat pies, specialty chocolate shops, bakeries, crêperies and cafes that fill the streets. A popular dish to try is poutine: French fries smothered in fresh cheese curds and topped with a hot gravy. 

For a distinctly Canadian meal, head to La Traite; the restaurant's menu features ingredients that have been locally caught or picked. Located in a building that dates back to 1677, Aux Anciens Canadiens' waiters don period-style clothing and serve authentic dishes that feature locally produced maple syrup. Le Clocher Penché's weekend brunches are also popular for visitors and locals alike. For special occasions, reserve a table at Restaurant Initiale. Recent visitors say the views, cuisine and service are worth the splurge.

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  • #1
    Restaurant Initiale
    #1 of 1,703 Places to Eat in Quebec City
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 5 based on 755 reviewsTripAdvisor (755)
    $$ | European, French
    54 St-Pierre Street, Quebec City, Quebec G1K 3Z9 Canada
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  • #2
    iX pour Bistro
    #2 of 1,703 Places to Eat in Quebec City
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 5 based on 880 reviewsTripAdvisor (880)
    $$ | American, International, Fusion
    1104 18e Rue, Quebec City, Quebec G1J 1Z1 Canada
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  • #3
    Laurie Raphael
    #3 of 1,703 Places to Eat in Quebec City
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 1021 reviewsTripAdvisor (1021)
    $$ | Canadian, Contemporary
    117 Rue Dalhousie Vieux Port, Quebec City, Quebec G1K 9C8 Canada
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  • #4
    Bachir
    #4 of 1,703 Places to Eat in Quebec City
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 5 based on 807 reviewsTripAdvisor (807)
    $ | Lebanese, Mediterranean, Middle Eastern
    54, boulevard Rene Levesque Ouest, Quebec City, Quebec G1R 2A4 Canada
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  • #5
    Chez Rioux & Pettigrew
    #5 of 1,703 Places to Eat in Quebec City
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 1401 reviewsTripAdvisor (1401)
    $ - $$ | French, Canadian
    160 rue St-Paul, Quebec City, Quebec G1K 3W1 Canada
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  • #6
    O 6E Sens
    #6 of 1,703 Places to Eat in Quebec City
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 236 reviewsTripAdvisor (236)
    $ - $$ | Contemporary, Healthy, Canadian
    1200, Avenue de Germain-Des-Pres, Quebec City, Quebec G1V 3M7 Canada
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  • #7
    Beclub Bistro Bar
    #7 of 1,703 Places to Eat in Quebec City
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 5 based on 323 reviewsTripAdvisor (323)
    $ - $$ | French, Bar, Canadian
    17, Rue Saint Stanislas, Quebec City, Quebec G1R 4G7 Canada
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  • #8
    Bistro La Goulette​
    #8 of 1,703 Places to Eat in Quebec City
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 5 based on 84 reviewsTripAdvisor (84)
    $ - $$ | Mediterranean, Tunisian
    56 Boulevard Rene-Levesque West, Quebec City, Quebec G1R 2A4 Canada
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  • #9
    La Planque
    #9 of 1,703 Places to Eat in Quebec City
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 420 reviewsTripAdvisor (420)
    $$ | Canadian, French
    1027 3ieme Avenue, Quebec City, Quebec G1L 3X3 Canada
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  • #10
    Masaru Sushi
    #10 of 1,703 Places to Eat in Quebec City
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 5 based on 199 reviewsTripAdvisor (199)
    $ | Sushi
    46 Rue Garneau, Quebec City, Quebec G1R 3V5 Canada
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  • #11
    Bistro La Cohue
    #11 of 1,703 Places to Eat in Quebec City
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 247 reviewsTripAdvisor (247)
    $ - $$ | French, European
    3440 Chemin des Quatre-Bourgeois 3440 Chemin des Quatre Bourgeois, Quebec City, Quebec G1W 4T3 Canada
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  • #12
    Chez Biceps BBQ
    #12 of 1,703 Places to Eat in Quebec City
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 138 reviewsTripAdvisor (138)
    $ - $$ | Barbecue, Canadian
    5151 Henri Bourassa, Quebec City, Quebec G1H 3B1 Canada
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  • #13
    Restaurant Taniere
    #13 of 1,703 Places to Eat in Quebec City
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 5 based on 61 reviewsTripAdvisor (61)
    $$ | International, Canadian
    36 1/2 rue Saint-Pierre, Quebec City, Quebec G1K 3Z6 Canada
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  • #14
    Arvi
    #14 of 1,703 Places to Eat in Quebec City
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 5 based on 64 reviewsTripAdvisor (64)
    $$ | French, Canadian
    519 3eme Avenue, Quebec City, Quebec G1L 2W4 Canada
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  • #15
    Le Fin Gourmet
    #15 of 1,703 Places to Eat in Quebec City
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 5 based on 133 reviewsTripAdvisor (133)
    $ - $$ | Canadian, French, Deli, Contemporary
    774 Rue Raoul-Jobin 774, Quebec City, Quebec G1N 1R9 Canada
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  • #16
    La Pizzaio
    #16 of 1,703 Places to Eat in Quebec City
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 610 reviewsTripAdvisor (610)
    $ - $$ | Italian, Pizza
    319 Rue Saint Paul, Quebec City, Quebec G1K 3W8 Canada
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  • #17
    Le Continental
    #17 of 1,703 Places to Eat in Quebec City
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 1472 reviewsTripAdvisor (1472)
    $$ | French, Canadian
    26 Rue St-Louis, Quebec City, Quebec G1R 3Y9 Canada
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  • #18
    Chez Boulay-bistro boreal
    #18 of 1,703 Places to Eat in Quebec City
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 2442 reviewsTripAdvisor (2442)
    $$ | Diner, French, Canadian, Bar, Pub
    1110 Rue Saint-Jean, Quebec City, Quebec G1R 1S4 Canada
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  • #19
    Les Sales Gosses
    #19 of 1,703 Places to Eat in Quebec City
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 570 reviewsTripAdvisor (570)
    $ - $$ | Italian, French, Fusion
    620 Rue Saint Joseph Est, Quebec City, Quebec G1K 3B9 Canada
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  • #20
    La Gueule de Bois
    #20 of 1,703 Places to Eat in Quebec City
    TripAdvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 306 reviewsTripAdvisor (306)
    $ - $$ | French, Canadian
    207 rue de Saint-Vallier Est, Quebec City, Quebec G1K 3P2 Canada
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