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Montreal Restaurants

Da Emma

  • 777 rue de la Commune Ouest Map It
  • Old Montréal
  • Italian

Updated 07/30/2014

Fodor's Review

The cellar of what used to be Montréal's first women's prison hardly sounds like the ideal setting for an Italian restaurant, but Grandma Emma's cooking is satisfying enough to drive out any bad vibes from those days. The stone walls and heavy beams make an ideal, catacomblike setting for tasting such Roman specialties as roasted lamb with grilled vegetables, fettuccini with porcini mushrooms, stuffed breast of veal, pasta al vongole, and tripe in tomato sauce.

Da Emma attracts celebrities like Jake Gyllenhaal, Frida Pinto, and Johnny Depp when they're in town—repeat customers who enjoy the semi-privacy of the covered terrace and private garden. Reservations are recommended.

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Restaurant Information

Address:

777 rue de la Commune Ouest, Montréal, Québec, H3C 1Y1, Canada

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Phone:

514-392–1568

Restaurant Details:

  • Credit cards accepted
  • Closed Sun. No lunch Sat.

Updated 07/30/2014

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