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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 Taniere
    #1 of 1,452 Places to Eat in Quebec City
    Tripadvisor Traveler Rating 5 based on 164 reviewsTripadvisor (164)
    $$ | International, Canadian, Contemporary
    36 1/2 rue Saint-Pierre, Quebec City, Quebec G1K 3Z6 Canada
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  • #2
    Arvi
    #2 of 1,452 Places to Eat in Quebec City
    Tripadvisor Traveler Rating 5 based on 130 reviewsTripadvisor (130)
    $$ | Canadian
    519 3eme Avenue, Quebec City, Quebec G1L 2W4 Canada
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  • #3
    Bachir
    #3 of 1,452 Places to Eat in Quebec City
    Tripadvisor Traveler Rating 5 based on 927 reviewsTripadvisor (927)
    $ | Lebanese, Mediterranean, Healthy, Middle Eastern
    54, boulevard Rene Levesque Ouest, Quebec City, Quebec G1R 2A4 Canada
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  • #4
    Chez Rioux & Pettigrew
    #4 of 1,452 Places to Eat in Quebec City
    Tripadvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 1607 reviewsTripadvisor (1607)
    $ - $$ | French, Canadian
    160 rue St-Paul, Quebec City, Quebec G1K 3W1 Canada
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  • #5
    Bistro La Goulette​
    #5 of 1,452 Places to Eat in Quebec City
    Tripadvisor Traveler Rating 5 based on 126 reviewsTripadvisor (126)
    $ - $$ | Mediterranean, Tunisian, Moroccan, Diner
    56 Boulevard Rene-Levesque West, Quebec City, Quebec G1R 2A4 Canada
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  • #6
    Bistro La Cohue
    #6 of 1,452 Places to Eat in Quebec City
    Tripadvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 294 reviewsTripadvisor (294)
    $ - $$ | French, European, Canadian
    3440 Chemin des Quatre-Bourgeois 3440 Chemin des Quatre Bourgeois, Quebec City, Quebec G1W 4T3 Canada
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  • #7
    Laurie Raphael
    #7 of 1,452 Places to Eat in Quebec City
    Tripadvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 1127 reviewsTripadvisor (1127)
    $$ | Canadian, Contemporary
    117 Rue Dalhousie Vieux Port, Quebec City, Quebec G1K 9C8 Canada
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  • #8
    Beclub Bistro Bar
    #8 of 1,452 Places to Eat in Quebec City
    Tripadvisor Traveler Rating 5 based on 407 reviewsTripadvisor (407)
    $ - $$ | Bar, Canadian
    17, Rue Saint Stanislas, Quebec City, Quebec G1R 4G7 Canada
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  • #9
    La Pizzaio
    #9 of 1,452 Places to Eat in Quebec City
    Tripadvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 679 reviewsTripadvisor (679)
    $ - $$ | Italian, Pizza
    319 Rue Saint Paul, Quebec City, Quebec G1K 3W8 Canada
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  • #10
    O 6E Sens
    #10 of 1,452 Places to Eat in Quebec City
    Tripadvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 258 reviewsTripadvisor (258)
    $ - $$ | Contemporary, Healthy, Canadian
    1200, Avenue de Germain-Des-Pres, Quebec City, Quebec G1V 3M7 Canada
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  • #11
    La Planque
    #11 of 1,452 Places to Eat in Quebec City
    Tripadvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 472 reviewsTripadvisor (472)
    $$ | Canadian, French
    1027 3ieme Avenue, Quebec City, Quebec G1L 3X3 Canada
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  • #12
    Chez Biceps BBQ
    #12 of 1,452 Places to Eat in Quebec City
    Tripadvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 164 reviewsTripadvisor (164)
    $ - $$ |
    5151 Henri Bourassa, Quebec City, Quebec G1H 3B1 Canada
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  • #13
    Masaru Sushi
    #13 of 1,452 Places to Eat in Quebec City
    Tripadvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 213 reviewsTripadvisor (213)
    $ | Sushi
    46 Rue Garneau, Quebec City, Quebec G1R 3V5 Canada
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  • #14
    La Gueule de Bois
    #14 of 1,452 Places to Eat in Quebec City
    Tripadvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 313 reviewsTripadvisor (313)
    $ - $$ | French, Canadian
    207 rue de Saint-Vallier Est, Quebec City, Quebec G1K 3P2 Canada
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  • #15
    Le Continental
    #15 of 1,452 Places to Eat in Quebec City
    Tripadvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 1591 reviewsTripadvisor (1591)
    $$ | French, Canadian
    26 Rue St-Louis, Quebec City, Quebec G1R 3Y9 Canada
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  • #16
    Restaurant Legende
    #16 of 1,452 Places to Eat in Quebec City
    Tripadvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 1071 reviewsTripadvisor (1071)
    $$ | Wine Bar, Canadian, Contemporary
    255, rue Saint-Paul, Quebec City, Quebec G1K 3W5 Canada
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  • #17
    L'Affaire Est Ketchup
    #17 of 1,452 Places to Eat in Quebec City
    Tripadvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 481 reviewsTripadvisor (481)
    $ - $$ | French, Canadian
    46 Rue Saint-Joseph Est, Quebec City, Quebec G1K 3A5 Canada
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  • #18
    Les Sales Gosses
    #18 of 1,452 Places to Eat in Quebec City
    Tripadvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 635 reviewsTripadvisor (635)
    $ - $$ | Italian, French, European, Fusion
    620 Rue Saint Joseph Est, Quebec City, Quebec G1K 3B9 Canada
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  • #19
    Chez Boulay-bistro boreal
    #19 of 1,452 Places to Eat in Quebec City
    Tripadvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 2616 reviewsTripadvisor (2616)
    $$ | Diner, French, Canadian
    1110 Rue Saint-Jean, Quebec City, Quebec G1R 1S4 Canada
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  • #20
    Chocolato rue Saint-Jean
    #20 of 1,452 Places to Eat in Quebec City
    Tripadvisor Traveler Rating 4.5 based on 225 reviewsTripadvisor (225)
    $ | Cafe, Fast Food
    1015 Rue Saint Jean, Quebec City, Quebec G1R 1R8 Canada
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