We noticed that you're using an unsupported browser. The TripAdvisor website may not display properly.
We support the following browsers:
Windows: Internet Explorer, Mozilla Firefox, Google Chrome. Mac: Safari.
The latest reviews. The lowest prices. The perfect place to shop for hotels.

“Shop til you drop”
Review of Rue Ste.-Catherine

Rue Ste.-Catherine
Book In Advance
More Info
US$18.94*
and up
Downtown and Underground Montreal Walking Tour
Ranked #19 of 393 things to do in Montreal
Certificate of Excellence
More attraction details
Attraction details
Fee: No
Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
Owner description: Ste-Catherine Street is divided in two parts by St-Laurent Boulevard: East and West. The West Street is home to Complexe Desjardins, one of the most important skyscrapers of the city. The area is near the University of Quebec in Montreal and is home to shopping, music venues and the Musée d'art contemporain de Montreal.
Richmond
Level Contributor
148 reviews
34 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 68 helpful votes
“Shop til you drop”
Reviewed 30 March 2012

You cannot see all the stores in one day!
Underground malls all attached without having to go outside (into the cold Montreal wind in winter season). Every store you can imagine!

Visited March 2012
Helpful?
Thank johncrawcarp
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Write a Review

2,472 reviews from our community

Visitor rating
    1,071
    953
    353
    73
    22
Date | Rating
  • Arabic first
  • Chinese (Traditional) first
  • Danish first
  • Dutch first
  • English first
  • French first
  • German first
  • Greek first
  • Italian first
  • Japanese first
  • Korean first
  • Norwegian first
  • Portuguese first
  • Russian first
  • Spanish first
  • Swedish first
  • Turkish first
  • Any
English first
Bali, Indonesia
Level Contributor
72 reviews
6 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
“Shopping out and in”
Reviewed 28 March 2012

Laberinthe, the shopping veins in the lungs of Montreal makes you connect and walks kilometers without getting cold, but if the weather is good stick outside it's worth the stroll. Make sure to do Crescent and the surrounding streets. Stop at Alexamdre (st. Peel) to sip a coupe de champagne and read your paper and feeling like to be in Paris for a moment. It's Montreal wher cultures meets.

Visited March 2012
Helpful?
Thank MiBali21
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Ottawa
Level Contributor
128 reviews
48 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 90 helpful votes
“You have to walk to see it”
Reviewed 28 March 2012

If you really want to have a taste of the famous Rue Ste-Catherine, you have to walk it , you can just be in a taxi or on a bus tour to see it, it's simply something that you have to feel , it's a nice experience, but I would not recommend to walk it alone at night , If you a single lady , at least have a companion !

Visited July 2011
Helpful?
Thank LineBoutinActress
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Bli Bli
Level Contributor
44 reviews
21 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 28 helpful votes
“this is the underground shopping area”
Reviewed 27 March 2012

Absolutely loved the fact that the shops were underground as well as on the street level as it was very cold and you could wander for ages

Visited December 2011
Helpful?
1 Thank gsvon
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC
Fredericton, Canada
Level Contributor
51 reviews
16 attraction reviews
common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
“The shopping haven”
Reviewed 27 March 2012

St Catherines street if fun to explore, from the multiple shoe stores ( which I loved) to Old Navy, a ridiculously expensive liquor store, and even the odd strip clubs its a shoppers haven. Montreal very safe for walking even after dark and this is a longggg street so wear something comfortable. Its a great place to people watch, stop and have a locally brewed beer, or buy a coffee and sit outside. One of my favourite places for shopping, no outlets on this strip but fun none the less. Love to wander this street.

Visited March 2012
Helpful?
Thank elliegirlFredericton
This review is the subjective opinion of a TripAdvisor member and not of TripAdvisor LLC

Travellers who viewed Rue Ste.-Catherine also viewed

 

Been to Rue Ste.-Catherine? Share your experiences!

Write a Review Add Photos & Videos

Owners: What's your side of the story?

Own or manage this property? Claim your listing for free to respond to reviews, update your profile and much more.

Claim Your Listing