Situated inside the magnificent Auberge Bonaparte Hotel, Bonaparte is a striking, French restaurant ideal for a romantic evening. With its exposed walls, wooden floors and warm, yellow lights, the place creates a chic yet rustic environment. Everything from the cutlery to the table arrangements is systematic here, thus setting a perfect tone for the delectable journey that patrons commence. The menu is quintessentially French incorporating meat, seafood and vegetarian preparations. Dishes are presented in front of you with utmost attention to detail and the flavors are memorable to say the least.
If you are in the mood for Mexican fare, but are tired of the usual offerings, head to Escondite for a taste of creative, new Mexican fare. Roughly translating to Hideout, the chefs at this Mexican eatery incorporate a touch of contemporary flavor without altering the original essence of the meal. Feast on inventive delicacies like Shrimp Ceviche and El Clandestino which is a smoked meat taco. You can wash down the meals with a few house crafted tequilas for a more authentic experience or go for one of their signature drinks like La Papaya or Michelada. Set in a cozy, welcoming ambience, you are sure to love Escondite, whether you come here alone or bring your pals in tow.
Le 4e Mur is a classic example of how fine and perfect the quality and taste of liquor can get. They say, this bar is present since the time when alcohol was strictly not allowed. This place has an excellent staff and service and elegant interiors. Innovative and experimenting options of mocktails and cocktails are spread on their menu of the underground bar. All these factors come together to give you a perfect experience of drinking. The place is suitable to plan your casual outing with friends or a romantic date.
Brasserie Harricana has quickly made its place in the hearts of the city's gourmets since it first opened its doors in 2014. The decor is simple and chic, with a charming European vibe that brings to mind the quaint eateries of Paris. The menu boasts an impressive selection of craft beers, cider. bourbon and rum, served alongside gourmet comfort food that is nothing short of sublime. The beer selection is especially well-curated, with over 40 beers on tap and bottled craft beers to choose from. The all-you-can-eat lunch buffet is a revelation, while brunch at the Brasserie Harricana has come to be a cherished weekend ritual for many. Paired with genuine hospitality and attention to detail, a meal at this gastropub promises to be one you will not soon forget.
Situated in a prime location, Kyo Bar Japonais is a gastropub that has an upbeat and swank atmosphere. This bar and restaurant offers several shochu-inspired cocktails, a large selection of sushi as well as a range of sake. Some of its recommendable items are the Maguro Tataki, Ginjo sake, and other izakaya(Japanese tavern) classics. The bar specializes in small plates and also boasts of an extensive liquor selection. The community table setting encourages conversation and is a good way to make new friends. For those who love tapas-styled Japanese food in a laid-back environment, Kyo Bar Japonais is a good choice.
Chef Paul Archard and his team cook up some of the finest French and seafood dishes you will taste in Montreal at Chez Delmo. Try out the delicious Dover Meuniere which is their signature dish, or dig into equally scrumptious options like lobster rolls and pan seared sea bass. Pair your meal with the perfect wine and finish up with some fondant which comes highly recommended. The restaurant itself is a trendy place with modern furniture and beautiful, abstract murals on the walls. All in all, this is a great place to come to celebrate a special occasion.
The vibrant tapas bar, Santos features splendid mood lighting, stucco walls and presents a great dining venue that's both, rustic and trendy. On offer at Santos, is a delicious array of Latin small plates and Spanish tapas; you can enjoy these with a few of their Latin-inspired cocktails or cavas. The bar opened its doors to the good people of Old Montreal in 2007, and has ever since charmed its way into the hearts of the locals. The place showcases live DJ sets most evenings and there's live music entertainment on other nights. The peppy music, the stellar drinks and scrumptious Spanish food at Santos will soon have you coming back for more.
Coarse stone walls, curios, wooden beams and candles on tables give a certain coziness to its rustic environs. Bocata will lure you with its warm hospitality and European inspired cuisine. Though their menu primarily focuses on fresh seafood, they do have pastas and meat dishes thrown in. Procuring seafood from sustainable fisheries and other ingredients from local producers, their dishes will delight your palate. Complement your meal with wine or cocktail and round it off with delectable homemade desserts.
Situated in Downtown East, Flyjin provides the perfect lounge experience to its visitors. The ambience is apt, with oval and circular dim lights and red accents giving the space a cozy look. The appeal is classy and urban, and so is the crowd. The place is known to get busy after 10p, and sees a host of people visiting this bar for a taste of one of its masterfully mixed cocktails. A glass of Japanese beer(Sakura) or Japanese whiskey is also available, among other drinks. There is also something for food lovers, who can try the bar's delicious dumplings. The place is also known to host DJs every night. With an impressive menu of drinks and small plates, and a vibrant environment, Flyjin is where you begin a fun night.