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La Traite

$$$$, , Gluten Free Options
10, Place de la Rencontre, Wendake, Quebec G0A 4V0, Canada
+1 418-847-2222
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  • Excellent63%
  • Very good25%
  • Average9%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible2%
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“truite” (10 reviews)
“soup” (7 reviews)
“venison” (4 reviews)
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7:00 AM - 10:00 PMAll hours
Canadian, Native American, Gluten Free Options
10, Place de la Rencontre, Wendake, Quebec G0A 4V0, Canada
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1 - 10 of 56 reviews

Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Had wapiti tartare, corn and wapiti broth soup and cod with wild rice Meal was excellent Service impeccable Finished with a japanese scotch

Thank Skippounet
Reviewed 6 September 2017 via mobile

The food here is excellent. There are 3 course, 4 course, and 6 course options; or you can go a la carte. It is expensive as my 4 course meal plus two glasses of wine was C$100. There is a very good selection of game...More

Thank Philip M
Reviewed 5 September 2017 via mobile

An unforgettable meal. Started off with seal cutlet with apple butter (I have been waiting to try this during this whole trip!), elk tartar (super fresh), corn bread, mixed greens, aboriginal soup, kangaroo with molasses, sweet potato and mango jam, rabbit and rabbit meatball with...More

Thank itsxjackie
Reviewed 7 July 2017

As far as vegetarian menus go, this one is very limited and not all that appealing. Prix fixe is set at $46 per person, which is high for the amount and quality of food.

Thank Jennifer D
Reviewed 20 May 2017 via mobile

We just had the 4 course menu. The service was polite but the food was pretty bad. Bread was good, first course a salad of sorts was so tough to eat and no flavor! I felt like I was eating plastic grass. Second course soup...More

Thank Darlene M
Reviewed 20 May 2017

Service was good but the food was either almost cold/tepid or inedible. The meat was so tough I couldn't cut it with a very sharp steak knife. Sauces were almost flavorless. I come from a very food and drink oriented area of the US (SF...More

Thank Lance M
Reviewed 18 February 2017 via mobile

We visited on a quiet Tuesday night which might explain why the atmosphere felt a little dull, with so many empty seats. Regardless, the decor was harmonious an everything, including the music, was in sync with the First Nation heritage of our hosts. We enjoyed...More

Thank Andree-Anne L
Reviewed 1 February 2017 via mobile

We came for a late lunch, and were the only people in the restaurant! Interesting food with beautiful presentation.

Thank Rachel D
Reviewed 13 January 2017 via mobile

Food... 5 stars⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️⭐️. They serve native dishes: bison, deer, seal, duck etc. The bread is unique so is the soup. I would like to compliment the service. The restaurant closes at 8:30 pm the night we check in. We went in at 8:50 pm hoping...More

Thank lai0513
Reviewed 13 October 2016

When we heard the restaurant served traditional dishes we had no way of knowing that the presentation would be so elegant. For lunch we ordered a cheese plate and a fish plate to share. We had to take pictures of the food when it was...More

Thank vjlj
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$16 - US$128
Canadian, Native American, Gluten Free Options
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi
Good for
Romantic, Kids, Business meetings, Child-friendly, Groups, Special Occasion Dining
Open Hours
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
7:00 AM - 10:00 PM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 10, Place de la Rencontre, Wendake, Quebec G0A 4V0, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Quebec  >  Wendake
  • Phone Number: +1 418-847-2222
  • E-mail
La Traite is part of the Hôtel-Musée Premières Nations
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