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20 Best Restaurants in Montreal

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updated: Oct 18, 2022

20 Best Restaurants in Montreal

In this article, we propose a culinary journey through the streets of Montreal with some of the best restaurants in the city.

From casual breakfasts to sophisticated dinners, the city offers a wide variety of restaurants that represent its population and that will surprise you every time.

You might just make one or more finds in this list.


LE CLUB CHASSE ET PÊCHE

423, rue St-Claude, Montréal, H2Y 3B6

View More  (514) 861-1112

It is in an ultra-romantic setting that one can savor refined Quebecois dishes of fish and venison.

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JOE BEEF

2491, rue Notre-Dame O, Montréal, H3J 1N6

View More  (514) 935-6504

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This restaurant has been a must in the city for several years. It offers generous, rich cuisine made with market products. The menu changes according to the seasons while keeping the dishes that have made their reputation.

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LA BANQUISE

994, rue Rachel E., Montréal, H2J 2J3

View More  (514) 525-2415

24 hours a day you can eat your favorite poutine recipe next to Lafontaine Park, and this since 1968.

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AU PIED DE COCHON

536, ave. Duluth E, Montréal, H2L 1A9

View More  (514) 281-1114

This is one of the restaurants of the famous chef Martin Picard. With its open kitchen, you can eat generous dishes typically from Quebec and Canada with a refined touch. A must-try: poutine au foie gras, the plogue à Champlain or the famous pig's head to share.

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ARTHURS NOSH BAR

4621, rue Notre-Dame O, Montréal, H4C 1S5

View More  (514) 757-5190

Classic Jewish recipes with a modern twist such as challah, latke, salmon towers, and donuts.

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LE FLAMANT

4043, rue Ontario E, Montréal, H1W 1T3

View More  (514) 543-4245

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Experience upscale cuisine in a casual setting with experienced chefs. The cocktail and wine pairing are simply perfect. 

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BEAUTYS LUNCHEONETTE

93, ave. du Mont-Royal O, Montréal, H2T 2S5

View More  (514) 849-8883

Recently renovated, they have been open since 1942 to serve more than generous and tasty brunches. This is definitely a Montreal classic to do and do again.

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DUC DE LORRAINE

5002, chemin de la Cote-des-Neiges, Montréal, H3V 1G6

View More  (514) 731-4128

The oldest French pastry shop in Montreal, they have been serving pastries, seasonal cakes, viennoiseries, and macaroons since 1942. The team's favorite is the mille-feuille!

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RESTAURANT GRINDER

1708, rue Notre-Dame O., Montréal, H3J 1M3

View More  (514) 439-1130

In addition to having their own butcher shop to serve excellent meats, they have a decadent oyster bar and several cocktails. 

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HOOGAN & BEAUFORT

4095, rue Molson, Montréal, H1Y 3L1

View More  (514) 903-1233

Open concept industrial kitchen, the menu evolves with the seasons, the cooking is done in a wood oven, no product is transformed and they have an impressive wine list. What more can we say?

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SCHWARTZ'S DELI

3895, boul. St-Laurent, Montréal, H2W 1X9

View More  (514) 842-4813

Since 1928, you can eat the best-smoked meat in the city on Saint-Laurent Boulevard. The only thing left to decide is whether you want it with mild or hot mustard.

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DAMAS

1201, ave. Van Horne, Montréal, H2V 1K4

View More  (514) 439-5435

Chic Syrian restaurant is the perfect place to enjoy a carnivorous, pescetarian-tasting menu or one of the wonderful a la carte dishes.

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GIBEAU ORANGE JULEP

7700, boul. Décarie, Montréal, H4P 2H4

View More  (514) 738-7486

Opened in 1934, the iconic Julep is a place to find vintage cars, burgers, hot dogs, poutines, fries, and their famous orange juice!

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MONTREAL PLAZA

6230, rue St-Hubert, Montréal, H2S 2M2

View More  (514) 903-6230

Montreal Plaza is one of the city's must-visit addresses. A brasserie with a brilliant combination of classic decor and madness, we go there to savor a menu that changes with the seasons and to have a drink. 

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CABARET L'ENFER

4094, rue St-Denis, Montréal, H2W 2M5

View More  (514) 774-6608

One of the most anticipated openings of 2022, renowned chef-owner Massimo Piedimonte serves a wonderful 6-course tasting menu that evolves with the seasons. Everything is 100% homemade, from the bread to the sausages, to the butter, and right up to the desserts.

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ELENA

5090, rue Notre-Dame O, Montréal, H4C 1T1

View More  (514) 379-4883

It is one of the city's favorites for its wood-fired pizzas, natural wines, and cozy atmosphere.

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DINETTE TRIPLE CROWN

6704, rue Clark, Montréal, H2S 3E9

View More  (514) 272-2617

South American cuisine with fried chicken, buttermilk bread, mashed potatoes, and a wonderful brown sauce to top it all off. A gourmet must-try!

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OLIVE ET GOURMANDO

351, rue Saint-Paul O, Montréal, H2Y 2A7

View More  (514) 350-1083

Bakery, café, and restaurant, it is the place par excellence for your breakfasts, snacks, and lunches in Old Montreal.

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L'EXPRESS

3927, rue St-Denis, Montréal, H2W 2M4

View More  (514) 845-5333

Feel like you're in a Parisian brasserie as soon as you walk in the door and enjoy classic French cuisine. 

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LE MOUSSO

1023, rue Ontario E, Montréal, H2L 1P8

View More  (438) 384-7410

Let yourself be transported into a unique experience with a tasting menu with or without a pairing concocted by the chef and sommelier. It is not for nothing that it is among the best of the top 100 in Canada.

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Check out the following list for all the best restaurants in the city of Montreal.

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