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Restaurant Holder

407 McGill Street, Montreal, Quebec H2Y 2G3, Canada
+1 514-849-0333
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  • Excellent55%
  • Very good36%
  • Average7%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible1%
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French, European, Canadian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
407 McGill Street, Montreal, Quebec H2Y 2G3, Canada
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

We just left Holder’s Restaurant and writing this review helps me to relive our terrific experience. The food was so well prepared and tasty. I had the mussels and fries along with an endive and watercress salad. Oh my word, I think I could eat...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

We both enjoyed the Meat Tartare and Muscles. Throughly recommended - service was excellent and the restaurant has a great buzz.

Thank LAK010
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We dined here with a pretty large group and the staff handled our service wonderfully. The food was tasty and the wine was served as it should have been. I can't wait to return to Montreal to eat here again I'd suggest reservations, if possible....More

Thank Darrylswife0701
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went with a large group for a business dinner. Food was spotty as some people loved what they got while others thought it could have been better. It was very busy and maybe they were a little understaffed so service was a little slow. My...More

Thank Tom C
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

My spouse and I decided to host dinner for eight in Montreal. Being out-of-towners, we took the advice of our local guests and went to Holder, a well-established bistro in the city center. Here great food is served up in a slightly industrial setting. Although...More

Thank NikaJunie
Reviewed 3 weeks ago

After a long business work day, a co-worker and I enjoyed a late dinner. We were seated immediately, and the restaurant was still quite full at 8:30 pm. I had a salad which was wonderful, hangar steak which was delicious, and a nice glass of...More

Thank 23Traveler
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Holder is the restaurant we would go to French cuisine whenever we visit Montreal. We even recommend the restaurant to our friends. It has been a very good experience until last week. We made a reservation for a Monday night dinner, we were there on...More

Thank mask0fzorro
Reviewed 23 April 2018 via mobile

Service, food, seating, selection of drinks and desserts all passed muster. Quite good! I arrived just before 6pm without a reservation and was seated immediately.

Thank indexasp
Reviewed 21 April 2018

After being turned away from our reservation at Garde Manger because we had not been informed of the 18-and-over policy for service, we were scrambling to figure out a nice place to eat for our one "splurge" meal on vacation. I ended up calling Holder...More

Thank BKDeRosa
Reviewed 16 April 2018 via mobile

Searched for a good restaraunt in Montreal An expensive city But very happy we found holders Firstly it's a high quality restaraunt we had mussels seared cod and duck great all excellent Chicken liver pate and goats cheese entries both excellent and pineapple turnover dessert...More

Thank lucille f
Vieux-Montreal (Old Montreal)
The historic centre of Montreal, Vieux-Port is home to
some of the city's most antiquated buildings and
picturesque streets. Along the waters of the St.
Lawrence River, the bank of Old Port features museums,
festivals, food stalls, and outdoor athletics, a
celebrated part of the city that explodes into
fireworks displays on warm summer nights. At its
centre, street performers and artists compete with
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26 August 2016|
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Response from 898emilys | Reviewed this property |
I agree. Probably give them a call, from my memory of my visit I think 45 could be a little tight.
18 July 2016|
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Response from AndreSaintAmant | Reviewed this property |
I agree, casual chic!
21 March 2016|
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Response from Pierre M | Reviewed this property |
You will have to park on the street close by Could be a challenge to find a spot
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, Brunch, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi
Good for
Bar Scene, Child-friendly, Business meetings, Local cuisine, Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
5:00 PM - 10:00 PM
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
11:30 AM - 11:00 PM
10:00 AM - 3:00 PM
5:00 PM - 11:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 407 McGill Street, Montreal, Quebec H2Y 2G3, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Quebec  >  Montreal>  > Vieux-Montreal (Old Montreal)
  • Neighbourhood: Vieux-Montreal (Old Montreal)
  • Phone Number: +1 514-849-0333
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