Gaspesie Gourmande Destination | Villa Estevan Restaurant

The Estevan Lodge Restaurant

The Estevan Lodge restaurant offers a unique atmosphere in a historic house that dates from 1887.

The Estevan Lodge restaurant offers a menu featuring the unique tastes from the gardens' plant collection. More than 150 edible plants are picked daily in our vegetable and picking garden. Our menu also highlights local products and producers, seafood and sustainable fish from the St. Lawrence and native plants foraged from the forests of the Lower St. Lawrence and Gaspésie regions.


3 services table d'hôte 

Starter, dessert and coffee are included in the price of the main course 



Asparagus, horseradish mayonnaise, camelina crackers, cured egg yolk


Broutard des Appalaches - grassfed beef, carrots, burned onions, sour cream, tarragon

Main courses

Gaspesian halibut, green peas, emulsified seaweed butter, grilled cabbage, cabbage leaves ($38)


Reford Garden lamb, tomatoe glazed fingerling potatoes, housemade ketchup, coriander oil, bok choy ($40)


Virevent farm duck, roasted beetroots, blueberry sauce, black lentils, mustard leaves ($35)

Lower St-Lawrence cheese platter (+$12)


Parsnip ganache, mugo pine ice cream, maple meringue, sunflower seed caramel


Brown butter cake, apple sorbet, seabuckthorn jam, honey pop-corn, marigold flower

This menu is subject to change according to the blooming in the gardens

À la carte menu

From June 14 to September 30, 2019
Monday to Friday, from noon to 2:30 pm

*Reservation is mandatory in September*

Sunday Brunch

From June 16 to September 1, 2019
Services: 10 am  | 11 am | 12 pm | 13 pm
Adults $ 25 / Children (13 and under) $ 13
*admission fee not included*

Culinary Events

Culinary events held at Estevan Lodge are increasingly popular. Each event has a different theme to provide you with a unique tasting experience on every occasion. The team develop special a menu, adapted to the theme and incorporating plants that are in season in the gardens and in the greenhouses.

Gaspé Fisheries - Saturday, June 1
Benefit Dinner - Les Amis des Jardins de Métis - Saturday, July 13
Benefit Dinner Under the Stars - In aid of the International Garden Festival - Friday August 2

The Mushrooms - Thursday August 15 and Friday August 16
Beers & Harvest - Saturday September 28

Wild Game Dinner - Friday October 4 and Saturday October 5

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