Brunch – Montreal is famous for its unique and multicultural food scene. Each district has their unique take on different dishes and offer various varieties of food from different cultures. One of the best ways to make the most of both breakfast and lunch foods, is to go brunching in some of Montreal’s best brunch spots. We’ve selected some of our favourite places to brunch for you to try next time.
Café Chez José
Café Chez José is situated in the Portuguese district of Montreal on Duluth street. They serve delicious Portuguese inspired dishes in beautiful plates. They offer a Portuguese brunch and also have a vegan version of it for those with special dietary requirements. The best way to indulge into their brunch menu is to have it with one of their delicious homemade smoothies or one of their healthy green juices. The decor inside Café Chez José will leave you thinking you’re somewhere in Portugal enjoying delicious food. Click here to access their website.
Café Tuyo is a completely vegan café offering a range of sweet and savoury foods throughout the day. Situated just off Saint-Denis on the corner of Marie-Anne, the café is also a perfect place if you want to get some work done. They make their own vegan yogourt which you can buy in their café. They also make a yoghourt bowl with it which is a great way to start brunch. All of their menu is completely home made, and their offer big portions. Our favourite coffee to have at Café Tuyo is their Gold Latté. A special coffee with turmeric flavoured milk. Click here to access their Facebook.
Restaurant l’Avenue is a well known restaurant and brunch place for locals of the Plateau area and for tourists alike. They offer large servings and have a menu to suit many dietary requirements. With their brunch menu, a plate of fresh fruit is served with a can of maple syrup for you to indulge in. There is often a queue on late Saturday and Sunday mornings outside the restaurant, so make sure to arrive early enough to get a seat. Click here to access their Facebook page.
Café Parvis is a beautifully decorated brunch spot in Downtown Montreal, making you feel like you’re somewhere in the Mile End. The café has a very European and French feel to it and the staff are extremely welcoming. Most of their menu is vegetarian friendly and they can cater for vegans if you’re coming in for brunch. At Café Parvis, you’ll be guaranteed an amazing brunch experience with friends as well as some beautiful pictures for your Instagram feed. Click here to access their Facebook page.
Olive & Gourmando
Situated in the Old Port near Square Victoria metro, Olive & Gourmando is a staple brunch place in this neighbourhood. They have a wide selection of breakfast and lunch dishes, and also have a delicious brunch menu available on week-ends. Their dishes are always extremely well presented and they even cater for special dietary requirements including vegan food. Their location in the heart of the Old Town of Montreal will make your brunch experience even more special. Click here to access their Facebook page.