Canada Forums

Start a new topic Change Forum
Advanced search

Trip Report Thanks, Canada, we had a great time!

Jump to last reply

We recently returned from a three week trip to Canada, six nights in Montreal, eight in Quebec City and a week in Halifax.

We had been to Montreal before but were happy to return. We stayed at the Place d'Armes Hotel, a very nice hotel and a good value considering the complimentary breakfast and evening wine and cheese. One could use the "ticket" and go to the sister hotels, Nelligan and Vieux Port for wine and cheese.

This report will be mainly our opinions of restaurants. We enjoy good food and it is a big part of our trips.

Aix (our hotel restaurant)- We had a nice meal here on our first night.

Bonapart - We booked a window table; we had the menu degustation and everything was great, including the service. It was our favorite meal in Montreal.

Toque- We loved this restaurant when it was in its old location. It has moved to a large soulless location. We were disappointed with the food this time.

ModAvie- We really liked this place and the good entertainment.

St. Sulpice- Nice courtyard setting but the food was just okay.

Jardin Nelson- Our concierge recommended this but we didn't like it at all.

We loved the Jean Talon market.....such beautiful and beautifully presented fruits and vegetables.

The Botanical Gardens were very nice.

We took the VIArail train to Quebec City, leaving at 1PM and arriving at 4:23PM.

10 Replies |Back to top

| Add a Reply

Sign in to comment.

Recent Activity

  • Announcement:
  • Fodor's 100 Hotel Award Winners Announced
    by Emily_D Fodor's Editor | Posted on Sep 17, 14 at 01:05 PM
View all Canada activity »
  1. 1 Trip Report Long-overdue Trip report for Ontario, Albert and British Columbia.
  2. 2 Canada in winter
  3. 3 Trip Report Trip Report - Banff & Jasper - Early Agust 2014
  4. 4 Nova Scotia, New Brunswick, PEI and Newfoundland in 7-9 days?
  5. 5 Relaxing Honeymoon
  6. 6 What do you think of Boston to Ottawa trip?
  7. 7 7 Days in New Brunswick and Nova Scotia
  8. 8 Victoria Dining
  9. 9 Northern Lights
  10. 10 Transportation Montreal to Quebec City. Bus or train?
  11. 11 Are plug adaptors needed?
  12. 12 Canadian Rockies Trip: Hiking priority
  13. 13 Fall Montreal weekend with 11-year-old daughter
  14. 14 Lake Huron Circle Tour
  15. 15 Mackenzie/Prince George BC - Safety & Car info needed
  16. 16 Trip Report The Canadian - Toronto to Vancouver by Train - Part 1
  17. 17 Searching for the `Northern Lights`
  18. 18 Looking for custom wine tour from Vernon, BC
  19. 19 Trip Report how to search for owls in winter
  20. 20 Vancouver, Canada - General information about organic food
  21. 21 Help us see Vancouver island
  22. 22 Moraine lake / larch valley / sentinal pass vs plain of six glaciers
  23. 23 Looking for gallery wine events in Vancouver.
  24. 24 Lodging in Lake Louise
  25. 25 Montreal Hop on hopoff bus
View next 25 » Back to the top