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Wilensky's Light Lunch

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) #359 of 4,773 Restaurants in Montreal $ Fast food,
34 Av Fairmount O, Montreal, Quebec H2T 2M1, Canada
+1 514-271-0247
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  • Excellent51%
  • Very good32%
  • Average7%
  • Poor6%
  • Terrible4%
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“salami” (23 reviews)
“sandwich” (33 reviews)
“grilled beef” (3 reviews)
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Fast food, Canadian
34 Av Fairmount O, Montreal, Quebec H2T 2M1, Canada
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Love this place. Tasty sandwiches and in-house pop. All in a vintage 1932 place. Staff was friendly too.

Thank PopeBiff
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

What an old time jewel!!! Wilensky's special sandwiches are unbelievable.... It is a place that makes you feel like time did not change for the last 50 years!!! We were visiting the place on a culinary tour... It is a must visit and a must...More

Thank Joshua B
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

If you want to take a bite out of history this is the place to do it. You will appreciate how far fast food has come in the last 80+ years. I like the restaurant and their attitudes. Wilensky's was an interesting anachronism complete with...More

Thank Mikeh53
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

This place is great, walking in you feel like you've stepped back in time a few decades. No tables, just a few stools. Don't bother looking for a menu, there's really only one thing to order: the Wilensky special. It's a sandwich made with grilled...More

Thank John G
Reviewed 23 June 2017

Wilensky's is a hidden gem in Montreal. Since 1932, Wilensky's has been doing the same routine when preparing their meals. This restaurant is special as it historically takes you back many years when deli's were arranged the way Wilensky's is. I had a hotdog and...More

Reviewed 14 June 2017

This place has a salami sandwich, pickles, mustard and some dried sausages. That's all. It has been that way since 1932 and will remain so forever :) Same owners, same recipe, same principle...a salami sandwich, but the best salami you will ever taste. I loved...More

Thank noamlawi
Reviewed 3 June 2017

If you're looking for a place that has been in the business for long time and kept his retro style, that's the right place. Don't ask them to change the receipe or to cut it, but their meat was lean and tasty and the sandwich...More

Thank Tommy T
Reviewed 3 June 2017

We loved the fact that this place has been here since 1932. Nothing much appears to have changed on the inside since that time. everyone gets the special sandwich and some sort of fruit flavour soda. The sandwichs are being constantly cooked in a little...More

Thank Travellover6128
Reviewed 5 May 2017 via mobile

Three of us had a late lunch here, one person in our group has been coming here for 65 years. I had a pickle, two of the "specials" and a chocolate egg cream soda, all of which was very good. While not a fancy or...More

Thank SamPav
Reviewed 1 May 2017

Ever wonder what it must have been like to stop at a lunch counter to have a sandwich back in the 30s-40s or 50s? Well, don't just wonder, go have a "special" at Wilensky's, made today the exact same way as the first day, decades...More

Thank strongC
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  • Food
  • Value
Fast food, Canadian
Restaurant features
Good for
Child-friendly, Kids
Open Hours
09:00 - 16:00
09:00 - 16:00
09:00 - 16:00
09:00 - 16:00
09:00 - 16:00
10:00 - 16:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 34 Av Fairmount O, Montreal, Quebec H2T 2M1, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Quebec  >  Montreal>  > Le Plateau Mont-Royal
  • Neighbourhood: Le Plateau Mont-Royal
  • Phone Number: +1 514-271-0247
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