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Top bar recommendations from locals

Beer Bar
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“Best place for the avid beer-lover! If you like experimenting, this historical local brewery is the place to try!”
  • 267 locals recommend
Casino
“Lit up like a jewel at night, this casino on the Ile Notre-Dame is the largest in Quebec and one of the ten largest in the world in terms of the amount of gaming equipment. The excellent live entertainment draws gamblers and nongamblers alike.”
  • 92 locals recommend
Bar
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“Check out this Montreal institution for live music events or just hang out in the bar for a cocktail and good food! ”
  • 160 locals recommend
Wine Bar
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“Convivial wine bar that is a local favorite that has been around for years. Their Greek salad is so good it takes me back to my summers in Greece. ”
  • 171 locals recommend
Speakeasy
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“One of the best nightclubs (older crowd) don't worry of bumping into younger teenagers! ”
  • 59 locals recommend
Gastropub
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“Great brunch spot. Vintage-chic. Also a classic spot for drinks in the evening.”
  • 141 locals recommend
Japanese Restaurant
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“One of the best Japanese restaurants in Montreal. It’s best to arrive early, as there’s a regular line up the block. That’s due in part to this restaurant’s no-reservations policy, but also because of popularity.”
  • 118 locals recommend
Gastropub
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“Another great microbrewery. The food is excellent and if the weather is nice, they have a patio with outdoor heaters ! It's often crowded on weekends”
  • 133 locals recommend
Cocktail Bar
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“Secret bar. VERY pleasant smooth atmosphere, Wiskey and Sinatra style. Expect a line up on peak hours.”
  • 113 locals recommend
Bar
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“Located in the Plateau, this local watering hole is a favorite for craft and Czech beer.”
  • 99 locals recommend
Cocktail Bar
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“This is a quintessential drinking location in Montreal, especially if you like the idea of drinking from large mason jars. ”
  • 104 locals recommend
Deli / Bodega
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“Creative, thoughtful and honest cooking alongside a properly curated beer and wine list, in an elegant but informal setting. They also are the owners of the Larrys’ a scaled-down casual café/bistro just beside at 9 Fairmont street.”
  • 112 locals recommend
Event Space
“Massive, vibrant dance club in an 1859 industrial space, with DJs, live events & an outdoor space.”
  • 68 locals recommend
Bar
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“THis is a show bar and a great upscale spanish food joint!! Eat a really great meal and catch a show!!!!”
  • 80 locals recommend
Restaurant
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“Buzzy gathering place with a global menu of burgers, pasta & shared plates, plus beer & cocktails.”
  • 86 locals recommend
Lounge
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“Best music in town in this little spot , not much room for dancing but you always have a great time here.”
  • 22 locals recommend