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Il Matto

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71 Rue Saint-Pierre, Quebec City, Quebec G1K 4A4, Canada
+1 418-266-9444
11:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 22:30
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Sun - Sat 11:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 22:30
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New Brunswick
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77 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 35 helpful votes
Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

We had a great dinner at this restaurant. Be sure to book early. The place was bustling with a wonderful atmosphere, music, many servers/staff who were all very professional looking and very well suited to this location. We enjoyed bruschetta to start....huge portions, very tasty, perfect for three of us. We all had a drink with our main courses. My... More 

Thank michr
Bozeman, Montana
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85 reviews
51 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 20 helpful votes
Reviewed 1 week ago

We fled the tour group leader's recommendations and found Il Matto. It made the trip on a rainy day, worthwhile. It's a beautiful, tastefully decorated venue. It's menu is fill of recognizable and innovative dishes. We were not disappointed with our choices. The sauces were delicious. Il Matto is not inexpensive. It's worth every $.

Thank buckey44
Quebec City, Canada
1 review
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

I am giving the restaurant three stars for two different reasons. When we received the menu, I asked the server for some help in translating some items on the menu, as my understanding of French is minimal. When it came to basic Italian terms such as parmigian, the server looked at me and said" you do know that's Italian, don't... More 

Thank naomikaul
Qualicum Beach
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94 reviews
61 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

The staff were fabulous, we had reservations but I mistakenly thought I had made them for a table not the bar and they were kind enough to accommodate us at a table even though the room was buzzing and very full. The Cesar salad was great. We had the Matto pizza ( delicious) and two pastas. The Mushroom Parpadelle was... More 

Thank Dawn I
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10 reviews
6 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 1 helpful vote
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Went here on our first night in Quebec City and was not disappointed. We ended up splitting the antipasto platter...and it was pure heaven. I'm a huge fan of charcuterie, but this was next level tasty! There was a nice mix of cheeses, meats and veggies on the platter. Of course, this platter paired perfectly with a couple glasses of... More 

Thank Sara J
Montreal, Canada
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60 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 7 helpful votes
Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

The surroundings are great, we set at the bar with lots of action. The pastas and sauces and sauces were wonderful and the veal was exquisite. Service was wonderful! Thank you for a great evening.

Thank nhawthorn1
Atlanta, Georgia
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19 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 6 helpful votes
Reviewed 20 March 2017 via mobile

My boyfriend and I ate dinner at Il Matto on Sunday night. We made a reservation, but I don't think it was necessary as the restaurant wasn't very crowded. The restaurant has a modern feel - interesting light fixtures, no tablecloths, and top 40 music playing loudly. We shared the antipasto board as an appetizer. It was delicious - perfectly... More 

Thank Sarah R
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3 reviews
Reviewed 18 March 2017

The best food en Quebec city. I always go here to eat for its good Italian food and for its good service very well recommended, il Matto forever!!

Thank charles b
Grimsby, Canada
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4 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 9 helpful votes
Reviewed 17 March 2017

Excellent service, fabulous food, great atmosphere- Creme brûlée was so good! I had the veal scallopini in a mushroom cream sauce, Delicious !

Thank Marti2012
Danville, Kentucky, United States
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4 reviews
Reviewed 16 March 2017 via mobile

I love the lasagna. It's so good. Very light and the cheese on top always has a little crunch to it. I always start with the Caesar Salad. Service is great. Staff is super friendly. Eat here every time I come to Quebec.

Thank GregWells222

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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
  • Value
    4 of 5 bubbles
    4.5 of 5 bubbles
Italian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi, Wheelchair Accessible
Good for
Special Occasion Dining, Romantic, Business meetings, Bar Scene
Open Hours
11:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 22:30
11:30 - 14:00
17:30 - 22:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 71 Rue Saint-Pierre, Quebec City, Quebec G1K 4A4, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Quebec  >  Quebec City
  • Phone Number: +1 418-266-9444
For a successful evening out, Hôtel 71’s restaurant Il Matto presents its distinguished guests with the finest of authentic Italian cuisine, brimming with comfort foods. Its trendy decor and festive ambience are also sure to please. A Matto signature experience is always a resounding success. Give true meaning to your visit here in the Old Capital.

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  • Do you have gluten-free options?
  • Is there a dress code?
  • Do you allow dogs on the outdoor patio?