The Verdun district has greatly developed in the last few years and has become a must-see stop in the city.
Many restaurants, cafés, and bars have chosen to set up shop there.
Wellington Street, in the center of this district, often becomes pedestrianized for its many events such as the Cabane Panache (sugar shack), the summer season, and more.
4030 Rue Wellington, Montréal, H4G 1V3
If you are a fan of good Creole and Haitian flavors, Kwizinn Verdun is the place to go. The 2nd "n" in the restaurant stands for native and it was important to add this nuance to denote that they serve authentic cuisine. Find excellent cocktails reminiscent of the islands, a colorful menu, and a festive atmosphere. It is not uncommon, on weekends or special occasions, to have a DJ or musicians on hand to entertain the restaurant. What about the swinging chairs for eating? Among our favorite dishes, we suggest you choose the plantain burger, the mac'n'cheese XXX, the tasso cabrit, or the smoked fish with banana leaf. If you feel like tasting a little bit of everything, it is possible to order a tray to share by reservation or via gift certificate on their website.
3807 Rue Wellington, Montréal, H4G 1V1
Whether it's for happy hour, dinner with friends or a combination of reasons, La Bêtise is a great choice because it is a festive place serving comforting tapas with an Asian twist. A great place to enjoy oyster platters, it's perfect to accompany your favorite drink. The lamb dumplings are to die for, the edamame with truffle oil is full of flavor while the generous Roi de la Mer platter will make you forget you're in Quebec! If you're planning your next event, there's a chance to do it at La Bêtise with card-in-hand options with DJ, lighting, balloons, photos, and videos.
4026 Rue Wellington, Montréal, H4G 1V3
If you're looking for a place where new products are always available, the Benelux locations promise a great selection of beers brewed on-site. You can take home 1L or 2L jugs of your favorite beer if you request it before 11 pm. Whether it's on Sherbrooke Street downtown or Wellington Street in Verdun, both offer a relaxed atmosphere while broadcasting your favorite sports games. Enjoy Euros Dogs, paninis, or various sausage and cheese platters. Follow their social media to find out about upcoming game nights!
4609 Rue Bannantyne, Montréal, H4G 1E4
A family-friendly brunch spot in Verdun, it's the place to go for lunch on weekends and weekdays with ease. The menu is inspired by the Magdalen Islands and offers generous plates. Order your favorite eggs, omelets, meats, baked beans, pancakes or a good lobster guédille. The service is friendly and cordial, you can eat while taking your time.
4354 Rue Wellington, Montréal, H4G 1W4
Definitely one of the best places to eat Italian sandwiches in Montreal, Bossa offers great food prepared on-site, coffee, and a specialty grocery store. Opt for a hot or cold sandwich, one of their spuntini, or their fresh pasta cooked with their homemade sauces. Watch their social media for temporary food additions. Don't be surprised to see a line of followers the next time you visit.
3625 Rue Wellington, Montréal, H4G 1T9
Street Monkeys is a restaurant where the flavors of Cambodia are honored! This resto-bar welcomes you in a relaxed urban atmosphere so that you can enjoy their menu of Cambodian specialties presented in the form of attractive tapas. In addition to the dishes, even the cocktails are inspired by the flavors of Cambodian cuisine to perfectly match the food. Street Monkeys also offers catering services and the possibility to book the restaurant for private parties.
4019 Rue Wellington, Montréal, H4G 1V6
Bar Palco has a wide selection of Quebec spirits and cocktails. They have two terraces, one overlooking Wellington Street and the other in the backyard! Offering a menu with revisited pub classics, they feature products from Quebec and in season. They also offer socio-cultural events when conditions permit. Don't miss their $1 oyster parties.
3870 Rue Wellington, Montréal, H4G 1V2
Creative patisserie, Alice&Théo transforms familiar tastes into a new form or vice versa: gives a new taste to a familiar form. Made popular for its famous cream puffs, it's now a must in the field. Throughout the year, you can taste good artisanal ice creams. You can also pick up delicious cookies, perfect for a host gift.
3900 Rue Wellington, Montréal, H4G 1V3
Janine awaits you for a hearty lunch or brunch. Whether it's their delicious pastries or large plates, it will be gourmet yet quality. If you'd like to experience it at home, they even have a playlist of their own on Spotify. The Big Ham, Veggie Brunch, Waffle, and Fried Chicken or Grilled Cheese are examples of dishes available for grown-ups. A children's menu is offered with the name "P'tits Guidous". A small number of reservations are available on their website during the week only, on weekends it's first come, first served. It's a nice family place, with friends or as a couple.
3865 Rue Wellington, Montréal, H4G 1V1
This place is a must for anyone who likes to grill their meats, vegetables, and seafood on the BBQ. Kui is one of the best Korean barbecues in town and it's all you can eat. Whether it's marinated meats, grilled corn, kimchi, or bibimbaps, this is definitely worth a stop. The service is attentive and they will make sure that everything is perfect for cooking your items. Reservations can only be made by phone.
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3610 Rue Wellington, Montréal, H4G 1T6
The restaurant Chez Boss & Fils is run by a passionate team. The comments are unanimous, the service is remarkable on each visit. Not only are the plates served aesthetically pleasing, but they stand out for the excellent quality of the ingredients. A beautiful wine list is offered to accompany your menu, and let the team advise you on the best combination. One thing is certain, once you've finished your meal, you'll want to reserve your next dinner with them. Reserve online to guarantee your seat.
3683 Rue Wellington, Montréal, H4G 1V1
The Archway Bar Santé offers a vegan cuisine full of color and flavor. Made with 100% plant and botanical ingredients, the Archway's menu allows you to discover all that can be concocted as a healthy dish, without animal products, without neglecting the tasty aspect. Also, brunches are offered all day long, and believe us, they are delicious. Don't hesitate to take a look at their Instagram page, you'll fall in love with them.
3681 Rue Wellington, Montréal, H4G 1V1
Rita is first and foremost a beautiful restaurant; the design of the place contributes to making the experience even more memorable. It serves a warm and inviting cuisine that is a happy mix of traditional Italian cuisine and local food. Their menu is constantly evolving to offer you the best every time you visit. Enjoy a good pasta dish or even a pizza straight from the wood oven.
4567 Rue Wellington, Montréal, H4G 1W8
This friendly neighborhood restaurant serves up tasty brunches every day of the week in a friendly and inviting atmosphere. We love the way they transform some classic dishes into creative reinvented versions, such as the chicken and waffles served with breaded Sept-Iles shrimp instead of fried chicken. Pair all this great food with a good wine by the glass or bottle. Everything served on-site is homemade and there is something for everyone, regardless of dietary restrictions.
4559 Rue Wellington, Montréal, H4G 1W8
Honi Honi is a cute restaurant featuring Hawaiian cuisine. The charming, warm decor immerses you in an atmosphere that feels a bit like a vacation. The menu features poké bowls, salads, and some Hawaiian cuisine. It's the perfect place to take a little break every day to treat yourself to a healthy and tasty meal.
4701 Rue Wellington, Montréal, H4G 1X2
Villa Wellington is a family restaurant offering South American cuisine, more precisely from Peru. You will eat hearty meat dishes as well as all kinds of seafood dishes, and this is for an excellent quality/price ratio. It is a warm place from which you will certainly not leave with an empty stomach.
Verdun is definitely worth a stop for both its neighborhood life and the diversity of people who live there.