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Allo Bonjour Montreal

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The Island of Montreal offers a mix bag of French and English culture and a rich history that spans over 375 years. In this guide i will try and summarize where i bring my out of town friends to soak in the local culture that makes us unique.

Good for
  • Solo
  • Friends
  • Couples
  • Foodie
  • Like a Local

16 Places

3 City Tips

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16 Places

Pullman Wine Bar

Restaurants

La Banquise

Restaurants

Fairmount Bagel

Restaurants

Bell Centre

Arenas & Stadiums

McCord Museum

Speciality Museums, Art Museums, History Museums

Green Spot Restaurant

Restaurants

Chinatown

Neighbourhoods

Olympic Stadium

Arenas & Stadiums, Bowling Alleys, Sports Complexes

Mount Royal Park

Parks

Old Montreal

Points of Interest & Landmarks

Saint Joseph's Oratory of Mount Royal

Sacred & Religious Sites, Churches & Cathedrals

Plateau Mont-Royal

Neighbourhoods

Lieu Historique National du Canal-de-Lachine

Historic Sites, Parks, Bodies of Water

Crescent Street

Points of Interest & Landmarks

McGill University

Educational sites

Westmount

Neighbourhoods

Nicq's City Tips

  • You can turn right on a red
  • Use 747 STM bus for airport transport
  • Get one day bixi or metro pass
  • Pullman Wine Bar
    Restaurants (Wine Bar)
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    Nicq Says:

    Great place that offers a section of local cheese and some great wines. Its a two blocks away form the the place du festival.

    Good for
    • Foodie
    • Couples
    • Like a Local
    Plan to stay:
    Less than 1 hour
    From the community
    Ranked #165 of 4,339 restaurants in Montreal
    • Liked this interesting wine bar 24/09/2018
    • Wine and Tapas at a Cozy Bar 27/08/2018
    • Pullman Wine Bar
    Address:
    3424 du Parc avenue
    Montreal, Quebec H2X 2H5
    Canada
    Phone:
    +1 514-288-7779
    Price range:
    US$20 - US$100
    Hours:
    Sun - Tue
    4:30 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
    Wed - Sat
    4:30 p.m. - 1:00 a.m.
    Other:
  • La Banquise
    Restaurants (American, Fast food, Diner, Canadian)
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    Nicq Says:

    Open 24 hours, visit late night for some entertaining times.

    Good for
    • Foodie
    • Friends
    • Thrifty Traveller
    • Like a Local
    Plan to stay:
    Less than 1 hour
    From the community
    Ranked #156 of 4,339 restaurants in Montreal
    Certificate of Excellence 2014
    • Awesome tasting 18/10/2018
    • I'm stuffed 16/10/2018
    • La Banquise
    Address:
    994 Rue Rachel E
    Montreal, Quebec H2J 2J3
    Canada
    Phone:
    +1 514-525-2415
    Price range:
    US$4 - US$8
    Hours:
    Sun - Sat
    12:00 a.m. - 11:59 p.m.
    Other:
  • Fairmount Bagel
    Restaurants (Fast food, Canadian)
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    Nicq Says:

    Everyone goes to St Viateur's but i Fairmont has been around just as long and their bagels are better. They a few blocks from one another, you be the judge!

    Good for
    • Solo
    • Must See
    Plan to stay:
    1-2 hours
    From the community
    Ranked #125 of 4,339 restaurants in Montreal
    Certificate of Excellence 2014
    • Mmmmm mmmm mmmmmmm 15/10/2018
    • wow, really good 12/10/2018
    • Fairmount Bagel
    Address:
    74 Fairmount
    Montreal, Quebec H2T 2M2
    Canada
    Phone:
    +1 514-272-0667
    Hours:
    Sun - Sat
    12:00 a.m. - 11:59 p.m.
    Other:
  • Bell Centre
    Arenas & Stadiums
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    Nicq Says:

    Montreal treats hockey like a religion, see how passionate fans are.

    Good for
    • Like a Local
    • Thrill Seeker
    Plan to stay:
    2-3 hours
    From the community
    Ranked #21 of 374 things to do in Montreal
    Certificate of Excellence 2014
    • Take the Tour 20/10/2018
    • First timers 19/10/2018
    • Bell Centre
    Address:
    1909, avenue des Canadiens-de-Montreal
    Montreal, Quebec H3B 5E8
    Canada
    Phone:
    +1 514-932-2582
    Other:
  • McCord Museum
    Speciality Museums, Art Museums, History Museums
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    Nicq Says:

    A permanent exhibit to that helps you learn about our history.

    Good for
    • Must See
    • Like a Local
    • Solo
    • Friends
    • History Buff
    • Couples
    • Senior
    • Family
    • Art and Architecture Lover
    Plan to stay:
    2-3 hours
    From the community
    Ranked #49 of 374 things to do in Montreal
    Certificate of Excellence 2014
    • Well worth the time to learn of Canadian and international dress/anthropology 14/10/2018
    • Nice little museum with interesting focuses on different themes 02/10/2018
    • McCord Museum
    Address:
    690 Rue Sherbrooke Ouest
    Montreal, Quebec H3A 1E9
    Canada
    Phone:
    +1 514-861-6701
    Price range:
    US$11 - US$11
    Hours:
    Mon - Tue
    10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
    Wed
    10:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
    Thu - Fri
    10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
    Sat - Sun
    10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
    Other:
  • Green Spot Restaurant
    Restaurants (Fast food, Diner, Canadian)
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    Nicq Says:

    Cheap and affordable breakfast that is near by the atwater market or and then stroll on the canal.

    Good for
    • Foodie
    • Solo
    • Friends
    • Thrifty Traveller
    • Like a Local
    Plan to stay:
    Less than 1 hour
    From the community
    Ranked #387 of 4,339 restaurants in Montreal
    Certificate of Excellence 2014
    • Great old-school diner 25/09/2018
    • Awesome Comfort Food and Ambience 21/09/2018
    • Green Spot Restaurant
    Address:
    3041 Rue Notre-Dame O
    Montreal, Quebec H4C 1N9
    Canada
    Phone:
    +1 514-932-2340
    Hours:
    Sun
    7:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
    Mon
    5:00 a.m. - 10:00 p.m.
    Tue - Thu
    5:00 a.m. - 11:00 p.m.
    Fri - Sat
    7:00 a.m. - 1:00 a.m.
    Other:
  • Chinatown
    Neighbourhoods
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    Nicq Says:

    Almost every city has one, hwy not stop by and grab some dumplings.

    Good for
    • Foodie
    • Solo
    • Must See
    • Friends
    • Couples
    • Family
    Plan to stay:
    1-2 hours
    From the community
    Ranked #81 of 374 things to do in Montreal
    • Quaint, exotic and walkable Chinatown in Montreal 14/10/2018
    • A touch of something old and something new 09/10/2018
    • Chinatown
    Address:
    St-Laurent Blvd
    Montreal, Quebec H2Z 1E9
    Canada
    Phone:
    +1 514-990-1872
    Other:
  • Olympic Stadium
    Arenas & Stadiums, Bowling Alleys, Sports Complexes
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    Nicq Says:

    Its far but its part of history and there are other attractions near by such as the botanical gardens. Use the metro to get there.

    Good for
    • Solo
    • Friends
    • History Buff
    • Couples
    • Family
    • Art and Architecture Lover
    • Nature Lover
    Tips
    • Try and visit during one the food truck nights.
    Plan to stay:
    1-2 hours
    From the community
    Ranked #20 of 93 Fun & Games in Montreal
    • Impressive 16/10/2018
    • The Funicular is Overpriced! 15/10/2018
    • Olympic Stadium
    Address:
    4545 Pierre-de-Coubertin Ave.
    Montreal, Quebec H1V 0B2
    Canada
    Phone:
    +1 514-252-4141
    Hours:
    Sun - Sat
    9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
    Other:
  • Mount Royal Park
    Parks
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    Nicq Says:

    The is is what the city is built on, might as well walk to the top and take in the views.

    Good for
    • Peace and Quiet Seeker
    • Solo
    • Friends
    • Couples
    • Family
    • Art and Architecture Lover
    • Nature Lover
    Plan to stay:
    2-3 hours
    From the community
    Ranked #6 of 374 things to do in Montreal
    Certificate of Excellence 2014
    • Lovely Place to Visit in Montreal 20/10/2018
    • most beautiful in Fall 19/10/2018
    • Mount Royal Park
    Address:
    1260 Remembrance Road
    Montreal, Quebec H3H 1A2
    Canada
    Phone:
    +1 514-843-8240
    Hours:
    Sun - Sat
    6:00 a.m. - 12:00 a.m.
    Other:
  • Old Montreal
    Points of Interest & Landmarks
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    Nicq Says:

    Spend at least a half of day just walking around looking a the old buildings and grab a coffee or bite.

    Good for
    • Must See
    Tips
    • Great place to visit during firewwork evening
    Plan to stay:
    More than 3 hours
    From the community
    Ranked #2 of 374 things to do in Montreal
    Certificate of Excellence 2014
    • Wow 21/10/2018
    • A good place to visit but not as expected 20/10/2018
    • Old Montreal
    Phone:
    +1 877-820-2453
    Hours:
    Sun - Sat
    10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
    Other:
  • Saint Joseph's Oratory of Mount Royal
    Sacred & Religious Sites, Churches & Cathedrals
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    Nicq Says:

    This place is impressive from the outide and you can at the same time walk around the huge cemetary that take ups half the mountains

    Good for
    • Peace and Quiet Seeker
    • Solo
    • Friends
    • Couples
    • Family
    • Art and Architecture Lover
    • Nature Lover
    Plan to stay:
    1-2 hours
    From the community
    Ranked #10 of 374 things to do in Montreal
    Certificate of Excellence 2014
    • A place to visit 19/10/2018
    • Disappointed 19/10/2018
    • Saint Joseph's Oratory of Mount Royal
    Address:
    3800 Queen Mary Road
    Montreal, Quebec H3V 1H6
    Canada
    Phone:
    +1 514-733-8211
    Hours:
    Sun - Sat
    6:00 a.m. - 9:00 p.m.
    Other:
  • Plateau Mont-Royal
    Neighbourhoods
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    Nicq Says:

    The plateau has changed and lost its hipster feel to it but still worth a visit, lots of great eating joints are scattered around the hood.

    Good for
    • Foodie
    • Hidden Gems
    • Like a Local
    • Solo
    • Friends
    • Couples
    • Family
    • Nightlife Seeker
    Plan to stay:
    2-3 hours
    From the community
    Ranked #25 of 374 things to do in Montreal
    Certificate of Excellence 2014
    • Wonderful Architecture in a Quiet Neighborhood 11/10/2018
    • Unique 09/10/2018
    • Plateau Mont-Royal
    Address:
    170 Prince Arthur
    Rue St-Denis
    Montreal, Quebec H2X 1B7
    Canada
    Phone:
    +1 514-990-1872
    Other:
  • Lieu Historique National du Canal-de-Lachine
    Historic Sites, Parks, Bodies of Water
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    Nicq Says:

    Great place for walk or rent a bike form ma bicyclette near atwater market.

    Good for
    • Peace and Quiet Seeker
    • Hidden Gems
    • Like a Local
    • Solo
    • Friends
    • Couples
    • Art and Architecture Lover
    • Nature Lover
    Plan to stay:
    1-2 hours
    From the community
    Ranked #26 of 374 things to do in Montreal
    Certificate of Excellence 2014
    • On a hot humid afternoon 20/08/2018
    • Great Bike Path 19/08/2018
    • Lieu Historique National du Canal-de-Lachine
    Address:
    105 Rue McGill
    6th Floor
    Montreal, Quebec H2Y 2E7
    Canada
    Phone:
    +1 514-283-6054
    Hours:
    Sun - Sat
    10:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m.
    Other:
  • Crescent Street
    Points of Interest & Landmarks
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    Nicq Says:

    Worth stopping by for a quick drink and take in the night madness.

    Good for
    • Foodie
    • Solo
    • Friends
    • Couples
    • Nightlife Seeker
    Plan to stay:
    Less than 1 hour
    From the community
    Ranked #32 of 374 things to do in Montreal
    Certificate of Excellence 2014
    • If you want to get some fun! 12/10/2018
    • Fun street for a stroll. 10/10/2018
    • Crescent Street
    Address:
    Sherbrooke St south to de la Gauchetiere
    Montreal, Quebec H3G 2C1
    Canada
    Phone:
    +1 514-379-4020
    Other:
  • McGill University
    Educational sites
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    Nicq Says:

    Huge campus in the middle of the city. Take a stroll or have picnic on the grass.

    Good for
    • Peace and Quiet Seeker
    • Solo
    • Friends
    • Couples
    • Senior
    • Family
    • Art and Architecture Lover
    Plan to stay:
    Less than 1 hour
    From the community
    Ranked #20 of 374 things to do in Montreal
    Certificate of Excellence 2014
    • Picturesque Grounds & Historic Buildings--Universite McGill 19/10/2018
    • Book store 15/10/2018
    • McGill University
    Address:
    805 Sherbrooke St. W.
    (At McGill College)
    Montreal, Quebec H3A 0B9
    Canada
    Phone:
    +1 514-398-6555
    Other:
  • Westmount
    Neighbourhoods
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    Nicq Says:

    Beautiful and elegant neighborhood that has some extraordinary houses. Its very quiet and very clean.

    Good for
    • Peace and Quiet Seeker
    • Hidden Gems
    • Solo
    • Friends
    • Couples
    • Senior
    • Family
    • Art and Architecture Lover
    • Nature Lover
    Plan to stay:
    1-2 hours
    From the community
    Ranked #89 of 374 things to do in Montreal
    • UNIQUE 30/06/2018
    • The English Town 24/03/2018
    Other:
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