Best Places to Eat and Drink in Montreal

When you plan a visit to Montreal, eat and drink as the locals do. To get the taste of the city rolling on your tongue, you must head towards the best places to eat and drink in Montreal. While a few places may lead you to small eateries offering mouth-watering food, others would take you to high-end restaurants in Montreal serving sumptuous meals. From cafes serving hearty breakfasts to delis serving a variety of cuisines, this extensive list of best restaurants in Montreal itself will take you on a gastronomical journey. After exploring all the best things in Montreal, treat your taste buds at any of these places.

Let's discover the best spots for foods, drinks and nightlife in Montreal:

  1. Old Montreal

    Tags: Art Gallery, Watch Tower, Walking Area, War Memorial

    There’s a lot of France here, in the oldest area of Montreal. It’s buildings date back to the 17th century, but it’s the culture here that entances you. At the Place Jacques Cartier, musicians and artist entertain those on their way to some upscale restaurants and art galleries. At the Old Fort Waterfront you might visit the Labyrinth (an intricate and massive maze filed with ...Read more
  2. Le Village

    Tags: Walking Area, Dine In, Entertainment, Street Food

    The Village runs more or less from De Lorimier Street to St-Hubert Street on Saint Catherine Street, and between Rene Levesque Boulevard on Amherst Street and Sherbrooke Street. The area covers a total coverage of almost two kilometres, making it the largest gay centre in North America based on area. In the past, this used to be a poor working class population neighbourhood. The range was taken...Read more
  3. La Petite Marche

    Tags: Food And Drinks, Restaurant

    The vibrant and lively La Petite Marche is a casual food joint where local people as well as tourists gather for some quick bites, brunch and drinks. Exposed brick walls, vintage polished wooden panels, well lit up downstairs sitting area and the upstairs four sided balconies - La Petite Marche is much like an old school eatery. The A la Carte Entrees include Tapas, Demi-salade Caesar, Brie Fon...Read more
  4. Bagel Etc

    Tags: Food And Drinks, Restaurant

    With delectable pancakes, bagels, omelettes, and other day-starters offered in a classic and cozy ambience, the Bagel Etc is a popular breakfast and lunch restaurant. The exposed brick interior is decorated with eclectic knickknacks, carved false ceilings, and quirky decors. Soups like Tom Yum Talay and Thom Ka, Entrees like Tod Mun Goong, Goong Hom Pha, Por Pia Nur, Curry Puffs, Yum-Ola Murg a...Read more
  5. Casino De Montreal

    Tags: Food And Drinks, Casino, Adults

    One of the largest casinos in Canada, Casino De Montreal, Montreal offers you an incomparable entertaining experience! Situated on the Notre Dame Island, this casino consists of three interconnected buildings. Housing multitude of slot machines, roulette tables and poker tables, there is no dearth of games that you can try your hand at in this place! Apart from the games, the staggering variety...Read more
  6. Le Rouge Bar Image
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    Tags: Bar, Nightclub

    Opened in 2004, the Le Rouge Bar is a two-storey night club and bar where the local tourists, party hoppers and festival goers gather for endless fun and fantastic drinks. Be it a 25 year old spirited youth or an young-at-heart 40 years old –the peppy music ranging from Rhythm and Blues to Pop, Country Music to Contemporary top 40 chartbusters is sure to make everyone swaying their hips a...Read more
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    Tags: Bar

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    Reginald Tongol

    The waitress we met was very hospitable. Other than the food and beers being delicious, she went over and beyond. She helped us choose an IPA that was refreshing and delicious. ...

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  8. Les Deux Singes De Montarvie Image
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    Tags: Bar

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    Michael Gilpin

    This was the best dining experience I ever had. An all vegetarian five course tasting menu, with each course superbly prepared. Each course was also exquisitely paired with wine...

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    Tags: Bar

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    Tara Ogaick

    What an incredible meal! We ate with my one year old niece and the staff and restaurant were so kind and accommodating! I've never had such a lovely experience! Highly recommend...

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  10. La Distillerie Image
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    Tags: Bar

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    Cory Holy Cross

    The cocktails here are great! It is also nice that you get unlimited goldfish crackers. The bar also has a few board games and card games to play. The bartender that was working...

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  11. Lab

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    Tags: Bar

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    Adrian Petterson

    Fun cocktails and great staff! It is a bit pricey and if you don't go for the $15 and up drinks they are fairly basic. It also fills up on weekends really quickly. Thursday is t...

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    Tags: Bar, Nightclub

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    Melanie Supple

    What a funky spot. We arrived a few minutes after happy hour, and the waitress was kind enough to let us pay cheaper prices! I had an IPA that was supposedly the “best beer in...

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  13. Kazu Image
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    Tags: Bar

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    Grace Young

    My boyfriend and I came for lunch and really enjoyed it here! It's a hole in the wall, super cramped, and there's usually a wait, but it's not too bad of a wait and the staff ar...

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    Tags: Bar

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    Jason Coy

    Stopped in for Sunday brunch. Sat at the "K bar" and watched the kitchen work its magic. Ordered English breakfast (sausage was fantastic) and apple ricotta pancake. Amazing pre...

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    Tags: Bar

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    Christine St. John

    Le Germain is undergoing renovations so it will be even more amazing! Check it out July 2019.

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