Resto Café Oxford in NDG; Great food, great history, bright future…
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Resto Café Oxford in NDG; Great food, great history, bright future…

Many mtltimes’ readers know Resto Café Oxford as a great place for breakfast in eastern NDG, but what they might not know is the 70 years of history. Walking into this small diner on Sherbrooke Street West at Oxford Street, visitors see a large mural of a 1940s-era tramcar. There were tramcars rolling down Sherbrooke…

Bivouac restaurant and terrace – Quartier des spectacles
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Bivouac restaurant and terrace – Quartier des spectacles

This week Bivouac restaurant officially opens its terrace and launches its summer menu. It’s a great way to celebrate the first days of summer right in the heart of the Quartier des spectacles! The Bivouac is a social lounge, an artisanal bar and a modern bistro that will delight anyone looking to escape for an aperitif under…

A few of the tastiest Montreal restaurants not to miss
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A few of the tastiest Montreal restaurants not to miss

The wonderful city of Montreal is known for plenty of things, but one of its main attractions is undeniably the plentiful and delicious restaurant options. A wide-reaching multinational cultural heritage is plain to see, with authentic cuisines on offer from all four corners of the globe. After our quest to find the tastiest zeppoles across…

COVID-19 – No holiday cheer for Montreal restaurants in red zones
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COVID-19 – No holiday cheer for Montreal restaurants in red zones

Just last week Quebec was proposing a ”moral contract” with Quebecers that would allow them to enjoy the holidays at home with their families and friends. Premier François Legault gave the green light for up to 10 people to get together in private homes between Dec. 24 – Dec. 27. The premier was asking people to stick to…

COVID-19 takes another victim as Grumman78 Taco garage closes its doors

COVID-19 takes another victim as Grumman78 Taco garage closes its doors

Grumman78 Taco garage closes its doors – “With love and gratitude in our hearts we are here to announce the Grumman78 is closing its doors and hanging up its tires,” the owners posted on the restaurant’s social media page yesterday. Before shutting their doors the restaurant will be hosting a garage sale on Saturday October…

Montreal Restaurant News January: What’s new in the resto industry?

Montreal Restaurant News January: What’s new in the resto industry?

January is the toughest month for Montreal restaurants and bars. After the Holidays, clients have had enough of all the diners and parties they had to attend in December, and they also don’t have much money left. That is why a lot of restaurants decide to close the first weeks of January to give employees…

5 Montreal menus to try this month – Happening Gourmand at less than 25$

5 Montreal menus to try this month – Happening Gourmand at less than 25$

  Happening Gourmand is back for a 13th edition (from January 16th to February 9th) at 10 participating Old Montreal restaurants. To help you choose Happening Gourmand at less than 25$ from all the reduced-priced table d’hôte offered at :  Brasserie 701, Bevo Bar + Pizzeria, Kyo Bar Japonais, Maggie Oakes, Mechant Boeuf, Modavie, Taverne Gaspar, Verses Bistro, Jacopo and Vieux-Port Steakhouse,…

These restaurants will give you a glass of bubbly for a pair of socks
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These restaurants will give you a glass of bubbly for a pair of socks

The Socks For Bubbly campaign is back for the 5th year in a row in Montreal ! From November 19 to 25, drop a pair of new socks at any of the participating restaurants and receive a complimentary glass of bubbly. This year, 18 Montreal restaurants and 14 Toronto restaurants will participate in the campaign,…

Golden Montreal Restaurant Week starts in 10 days!

Golden Montreal Restaurant Week starts in 10 days!

From September 17th to September 23rd, 2018, a selection of restaurants located in the Golden Square Mile district will participate in the second edition of the Golden Montreal Restaurant Week. Reduced prix fixe menus will be offered for lunch, dinner or brunch all week at selected restaurants, a great occasion to try or rediscover a…