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Le Plateau Mont-Royal
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540 Duluth Est, Montreal, Quebec H2L 1A9, Canada (av. de Chateaubriand)
+1 514-842-4443
Tue - Sat 17:30 - 22:00
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New York City, New York
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 July 2015

We had quick drinks at Vertige while waiting for our dinner reservation at Au Pied de Cochon. We had a late reservation and wanted to have a drink somewhere and after walking all over the neighborhood and being continuously turned away (excuse: you have to eat something even if you sit at our bar), the staff at Vertige warmly welcomed... More 

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Olivier B, Public Relations Manager at Vertige, responded to this review

Next time, make sure you come back for some drinks and tapas on one of our special nights (tuesday, wednesday and thursday)! But everybody's always welcome for a quick drink @ Vertige. :) More 

Waterbury, Vermont
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 16 July 2015

Being a CIA Grad Pro Chef I am very particular about restaurants. We travel to Montreal once a year for 2 nights. One of the two nights we try one of the Tripadvisor "higher rated" restaurant (usually overrated and just OK) and the other night we will go to Vertige. The food at Vertige is awesome especially Tapas night which... More 

Thank IamtheChefguy
Olivier B, Public Relations Manager at Vertige, responded to this review

Thank you for those kind words! Coming from a fellow chef, it means a lot to us. :) Hope to see you soon! More 

Chelsea, Michigan
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5 reviews
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 15 July 2015

A lovely restaurant in the Le Plateau district of Montreal. We sat by the open windows and started with some delicious sangria. We decided on the tasting menu and I HIGHLY recommend you try this. Everything we tried was superb (saffron risotto w/grilled shrimp, foie gras, roasted cod w/onion confit, lamb, molten choc cake). Starting with salmon tartare, which made... More 

Thank Julie H
Olivier B, Public Relations Manager at Vertige, responded to this review

Thank you so much for taking the time to write those kind words! Next time, try to make it on one of our tapas nights (tuesday, wednesday or thursday). Our choice of 24 small plates is sure to get you discovering some more new tastes! Hope to see you soon! :) More 

Montreal, Canada
2 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 June 2015 via mobile

Perfect cool and relaxed ambiance. Service was impeccable!! Lots of very good yet affordable wines on the menu. And the food.....just amazing!! Centrally located in a bustling area and they even have a great tasting menu on tuesdays and wednesdays for only 29$!!

Thank Viviane Z
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 25 June 2015 via mobile

Food was great, with an xcellent variety of tapas. Service was friendly and helpful. Fun, relaxed evening.

Thank Geri C
Montreal, Canada
1 review
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 22 June 2015

Back again for the fourth time!! Enjoyed it all from the ravioli, the goat cheese salad, the torchon of foie gras, the lamb tajine and finally the cod :-) Seat down, relax and enjoy the flavors :-).

Thank Markwinston
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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 June 2015 via mobile

We stopped by Vertige after reading the reviews but were not impressed. My husband had shrimp ravioli and beef short ribs and I had the filet and chocolate dessert. Although everything was good and cooked properly, it was not extremely good or memorable. The staff was kind and we do not regret coming here, but would go elsewhere if in... More 

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2 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 June 2015 via mobile

Expecting great things from such a highly rated restaurant, we found first that the actual menu and the menu online were quite different with many fewer offerings on the former. We also found a Lone Ranger server - one woman doing all but cooking - seating people, taking drink and food orders, delivering and clearing food and ringing up bills.... More 

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 June 2015

I almost don't want to write the review because it was that good and I want it all for me. Visited Montreal for F1 race with party of 7, including 2 children. Excellent food and service. I can't stop thinking about the tartare, pate and duck breast. My 7-year old nephew's new favorite food is escargot. My brother-in-law is still... More 

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 12 June 2015

This is wonderful food in a great neighborhood. We have been dining here over the last 3 years when attending the F1 race. The small plates menu is excellent & the quality superb. The owner, Fadia, is one of the reasons we love this restaurant. When in Montreal, please go...you will not be disappointed.

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Average prices
US$15 - US$30
Mediterranean, French, Fusion
Drinks, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Seating, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Reservations, Waitstaff
Dining Style
Casual Dining
Good for
Romantic, Special Occasion Dining, Groups, Local cuisine, Child-friendly, Business meetings
Open Hours
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
17:30 - 22:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 540 Duluth Est, Montreal, Quebec H2L 1A9, Canada
    (av. de Chateaubriand)
  • Location: Canada  >  Quebec  >  Montreal>  > Le Plateau Mont-Royal
  • Neighbourhood: Le Plateau Mont-Royal
  • Phone Number: +1 514-842-4443
For more than 10 years, Vertige has been offering afordable fine dining on Montreal's famous Duluth street. Chef Thierry Baron's menu promotes culinary discoveries through a variety of small to medium sized plates, putting his own spin on urban cuisine with both french and mediterranean influences. Make sure to visit us on our special tapas nights every tuesdays, wednesdays and thursdays, and enjoy your choice of 6 TAPAS from a selection of 24 generous plates for ONLY 29$ CDN!

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Le Plateau Mont-Royal
Go native in Plateau Mont-Royal, where bespoke shopping, hip eateries, and wacky paint jobs attract locals and transplants alike, making it one of the city's most diverse and distinctly authentic experiences. A creative hub, Montreal's artistic elite pack the cafes along Rue Saint-Denis, where young painters and fashion designers draw inspiration from the playful murals and stately Victorian homes that dot the Plateau's side streets. Not a major sightseeing destination, a visit to Plateau Mont-Royal allows you to enjoy a local perspective, soaking in indie films, latte art, contemporary galleries, and the city's best bagels. A center of polyglot culture, Québécois accents mingle with shades of Portuguese, Greek, and Hebrew in the area's iconic Mile End district, where restaurants straddle chic designer boutiques, serving up chorizo and caldo verde. Friendliest to those on foot, it's a jungle of colourful awnings and sidewalk umbrellas, pedestrian walks and luxury shopping.
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