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) #2,295 of 4,737 Restaurants in Montreal $$ - $$$ , , French
Mont Royal, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
+1 514-845-8732
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  • Excellent23%
  • Very good41%
  • Average23%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible11%
6 Aug 2016
“Classic Diner Food”
27 Jun 2016
“love this place”
Restaurant Hours
Diner, Canadian, French, Pizza
$$ - $$$
Mont Royal, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
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Reviewed 7 August 2016

The restaurant we planned to go to was closed so we ended up here, unsure of what we'd be getting. And I must say, we were pleasantly surprised! The restaurant doesn't look like much but I have no complaints about the food. The serving sizes...More

Thank Isa C
Reviewed 28 June 2016

used to come here all the time when I live in Montreal. Great breakfasts are made here, open 24h a day, not too hard on the wallet. make this a stop and you wont be disappointed

Thank demolitionrob
Reviewed 25 May 2016

I was looking for a late meal on my first night in Montreal and was pleasantly surprised to see that Fameux was still open (it was around 10 PM) I had the smoked meat sandwich and poutine. Both were excellent! I was originally going to...More

Thank tailsock
Reviewed 28 February 2016 via mobile

Stayed in Montreal 4 days, found this local hot spot the first night and came back every day there after! Portions huge and a great price! The service was friendly and very helpful in translating words we did not understand. We will absolutely be back!!!😀

Thank colleenlizotte
Reviewed 22 February 2016

This is, from the 100 restaurants I went in Montreal, the worst. Today, my girlfriend and I went in there for brunch to try it out. We entered and we got told, "just sit somewhere". So we sit at a spot with dishes on the...More

Thank RyanCooper95
Reviewed 15 December 2015

Very good lunch (tried meal of the day), delicious breakfast. Very nice service. And all this for very good price. I was 3 days in Montreal and visited La Fameux twice.

Thank Wojciech B
Reviewed 17 October 2015

As newcomers to Montreal, we ended up in Mont-Royal to feel out the neighbourhood and even got a key cut and picked up a few slices of bacon at the local boucherie and some new vapes ..... by then we were hungry and this place...More

1  Thank LeeAnger
Reviewed 31 July 2015

Seriously, the service is okay, the people working there are more or less nice. But you tell me how you can forget to put cheese in a 13$ poutine !? Seriously I was so mad at you when I get back home. Yes it was...More

1  Thank ChillingNawax
Reviewed 16 June 2015

Just around the corner near the Mont Royal station, this is one of my favorites! They have some combos (table d'hôte) which will make your day, with several options on the menu! The food is delicious and the waitresses are most of the times very...More

1  Thank andrelmsantos
Reviewed 25 December 2014 via mobile

Went there with some friends and really enjoyed the smoked meat sandwich. Found the draught "Vieux Montreal" tasted like watered down bud light but the waitress had told me some ppl like it and some ppl hate it...I should've figured the ppl who "liked it"...More

Thank Marsavis
Parc du Mont-Royal
Montreal was named for this hilly highland, where the
tallest spot in the city overlooks its most extensive
parkland. The greenspace of Parc du Mont-Royal is an
outdoorsman's dream, with hiking trails and nature
walks that cater to every season and level of athlete.
In the winter, cross-country skiers, tobogganers, and
ice skaters don their equipment by Beaver Lake and its
pavilion, while the warmer months bring families and
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Diner, Canadian, French, Pizza
Breakfast, Lunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Takeout
Good for
Local cuisine, Child-friendly
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: Mont Royal, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Quebec  >  Montreal>  > Parc du Mont-Royal
  • Neighbourhood: Parc du Mont-Royal
  • Phone Number: +1 514-845-8732
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