Experience dining at its finest at Bouillon Bilk, a restaurant known for its elegant set-up and innovative Canadian dishes. The black wooden chairs, white table cloths, minimalist decor and dim lighting create an ambiance which is sophisticated and classy. The menu is a line-up of inventive Canadian specials, cooked to perfection both in terms of taste and presentation and paired with wine suggested by the sommelier which sets off the flavors of the dishes perfectly.
Kazu offers a traditional Japanese dining experience at an affordable price. The portions are small and the food is delicious enough to make you crave for more. Located in Chinatown between other East - Asian diners, this place is a safe bet for some mouth watering food. There is always a queue for seating which speaks much for the popularity and quality service that it offers.
Located at 545 Milton Avenue in the Montreal’s Milton-Parc neighborhood, Lola Rosa’s proximity to McGill University attracts both students and locals to its vegetarian, Mexican fusion cuisine. The restaurant also offers vegan and gluten-free options. Inside is seating for 40 diners; at each table, a set of pull-drawers contains notes and drawings from previous patrons, which often include funny messages, love notes, and other mementos. Menu items range from simple salads to the famous nacho plate. Portions are small, but filling. Try the Lola’s Nachos or polenta dish, and for dessert, anything will do! Meals range from CAD8 to CAD12. Lola Rosa has a full liquor license and accepts cash, debit, and credit cards. It is easily accessible from McGill Metro Station, and the 80 and 24 buses.
This cavernous, stone-walled restaurant features an Italian-inspired menu that includes a varied but restrained menu and a unique wine list. Appetizers include grilled shrimps with asparagus and a Caesar salad. An oyster bar, crab claws a la Provencal, and Catalan-style clams highlight the seafood focus. Notable main courses features chimichurri rib steak with home-style garlic mashed potatoes, or peperonata swordfish with a white bean ragout. Barroco also boasts a generous wine list, many of which are private imported wines.
If you are looking for a place where you can bring in a special occasion then Les Deux Singes de Montarvie is where your search ends. This is a wonderful French restaurant perfect for a romantic dinner or for a quiet evening with close friends. Dimly lit, the interior always emanates a warm glow and the seats give a lovely view of the city outside. Dishes at Les Deux Singes de Montarvie are crafted to perfection and they arrive at your table looking like a work of art. The restaurant has an impressive selection of wines to complement your meal and you can rely on your servers for suggestions over the labels.
This high-end bistro is set in a beautifully designed Victorian Mansion, and features the cuisine of chef and owner Jerome Ferrer. The a la carte menu includes selections like roasted hen that comes complemented with some asparagus tips and oozes subtle flavors of roasted garlic. Another must-try dish here is the beef sirloin which is served with quail egg with a side of flavored wild mushrooms. Utmost attention is paid towards presentation of all the dishes and their taste does complete justice to their appearance. If there is a special occasion coming up, a reservation here would only add immeasurably to your memories.
Great ambiance and wonderful service at this intimate setting in Old Montreal. The caramelized scallops are delicious, while the smoked lamb, and beets served with goat cheese are all great for starters. The Gaspe char on roasted cauliflower bed is another good choice, also caramelized one of the secrets of this haute-cuisine spot. A large selection of French and Italian wines are also available.
Le Jardin Nelson, situated in Old Montreal, offers the perfect setting for a romantic evening spent with a special someone. This French restaurant has a typical old world charm to it with a beautiful garden full of brightly colored flowers and a huge terrace overlooking the streets. The restaurant comes to life in the evenings with twinkling lamps that light up the place and render an ethereal beauty to it. The delectable food further enhances the appeal of this crêperie. The service is warm and friendly. Live jazz music is played here every day when it is in operation from mid-April to mid-October. The restaurant's timings depend on the weather, so it's advisable to make a call before you head there.
If you need to see the real meaning of libation, head to La Champagnerie. The lounge has over 50 wines on the menu, in addition they also serve champagnes and cocktails. The place has a wonderful ambiance with enthusiastic crowd and excellent service. The decor is old school with wood flooring and exposed-brick walls that make the place a bit rustic. If you are a wine enthusiast order your favorites but if you wish to be adventurous, La Champagnerie will spoil you with choices. Rely on their friendly staff for suggestions, they will not disappoint you. A decent food menu is also available to complement the drinks.
Located in Old Montreal, BEVO Bar + Pizzeria is a bar and a lovely Italian restaurant known for their wood-oven pizzas. The warm and welcoming space can accommodate larger groups with ease and is perfect for family meals or an evening with friends. Along with their delicious pizzas, their meatballs and pasta dish also comes highly recommended. A variety of wine and beers are available to balance the flavors of the food.
Little Sheep Mongolian Hot Pot offers diners a unique dining experience; a culinary tradition which can be traced back to the nomadic Mongolian tribes. Each table is centered around an electric hot plate which heats up a large pot of broth flavored with the restaurants secret blend of herbs and spices. Diners may select a variety of items from the menu which are served raw and must be cooked in the boiling broth at the table itself. Options include thinly sliced meats like chicken, angus beef and shrimp, meat balls, vegetables like slices of potato, chinese yam and watercress, and a variety of noodles. The broth itself is available in two varieties - spicy or original. As complements to your hot pot, the restaurant also offers a selection of delicious sides, alcohol, soft drinks, and dipping sauces. Perfect for those cold winter days, Little Sheep Mongolian Hot Pot offers a dining experience that is sure to please the entire family; while children will enjoy the novelty of cooking their own food, the communal nature of the meal provides an opportunity to bond and share.
Patisserie Harmonie is a far cry from your run-of-the-mill bakeries. Located on Rue de la Gauchetière, in Chinatown, the vibrant bakery and dessert place offers a wide range of Asian desserts and baked goodies. With an impressive menu of over 50 dessert preparations, the bakery offers several cakes, Asian pastries, sweetmeats and bakery items that are quite rare to find in Montreal. Apart from local hits such as hokkaido and sesame balls, among others, they also serve quite a selection of bubble teas and specialty beverages.