Visiting Montreal

Montreal in November might sound like a chilly experience but there’s plenty to enjoy, indoors and out!

 

Sightseeing

 

Shopping

 

Food

  • Montreal is known for bagels (you can settle the feud between the two long-standing shops)
    • Fairmount Bagels at 74 Avenue Fairmount West
    • St-Viateur Bagels at 263 Rue Saint Viateur West (a block apart)
  • Poutine – 24 hours a day at La Banquise 994 Rue Rachel Est or try Maamm Bolduc at 4351 Avenue de Lorimier, both a bus number 24 ride away
  • Schwartz’s smoked meat—a Montreal staple—3895 Boul St-Laurent
  • www.mtlblog.com – ‘Best of Montreal’ offers plenty of ideas about restaurants/coffee shops to try
  • montreal.eater.com – ‘Eater 38’ and ‘Heat Map’ offer links to recommended restaurants with a map display
  • http://www.roastedmontreal.com/visitors-to-montreal-where-to-eat-html – offers restaurant suggestions with comments about whether they would be kid friendly
  • https://www.google.com/maps/d/viewer?mid=1URnKHISm2efn1tCPTGJa_O_QPrI&hl=en – Montreal Coffee Map (independent coffee shops)

 

Fun for everyone!