Taqueria El Gordo Montréal Mexican restaurant gem
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Taqueria El Gordo Montréal Mexican restaurant gem

It’s Cinco de Mayo only comes once a year but the craving for great Mexican food seems to come all the time, and what better way to crush that craving than with an authentic, Mexican food review of Taqueria El Gordo in Little Burgundy Montreal. At first glance, customers will notice authentic Mexican decor, with…

Two Leonard Cohen murals overlooking Crescent Street and the Plateau
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Two Leonard Cohen murals overlooking Crescent Street and the Plateau

Leonard Cohen murals – Leonard Cohen was an internationally acclaimed artist born and raised in Montreal. He spent his life dedicating it to the arts: he sang, wrote poetry and novels and painted. Not only was he a creator, he explored themes and raised questions about religion, isolation, politics, relationships and sexuality through all of…

A look back at Montreal in the 60s (video)
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A look back at Montreal in the 60s (video)

Montreal is the largest city in Canada’s Quebec Province and is home to almost two million inhabitants. Although Montreal is considered a modern city by even first-world standards, the city is nevertheless steeped in culture and heritage, being influenced by many immigrants. However, most of the influence has a French flavour to it. Much of…

Montreal Restaurants you should be checking out this October
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Montreal Restaurants you should be checking out this October

Montreal Restaurants – Summer is long way gone in Montreal. Good thing there are lots of interesting things going on at our favourite restaurants these days: openings (re)openings, new concepts, new chefs, new menus … Fall is always a period of transition, and it is also the case in the Restaurant industry. So, what is…

FEQ 2019 -Recap, Stories and 2020 Rumours (photos+videos)
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FEQ 2019 -Recap, Stories and 2020 Rumours (photos+videos)

11 days, 270 Artists, the wind, the sun, the rain… and around 100 thousand fans a night –  The FEQ 2019  marked the end of its 52nd edition last week with a closing show from Blink 182 and the Offspring …  and we are still talking about it… From every opinion and every angle, the Festival…

You can now redeem your Marriott BonVoy Rewards for priceless foodie experiences
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You can now redeem your Marriott BonVoy Rewards for priceless foodie experiences

Marriott International recently announced that guests of their entire hotel portfolio (W Hotels, Westin, Marriott, Delta, Ritz-Carlton, St.Regis, Renaissance, Sheraton, etc.) can now redeem their loyalty points – now called Marriott: BonVoy Rewards – to live “priceless” experiences that mainly focus on the favorite aspect of the hotelier : food and drink. Following the recent merger…

Five Montreal brunch restaurants to try
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Five Montreal brunch restaurants to try

As Easter weekend approaches, we all have at least one or two extra days off to enjoy some down time and also a delicious brunch. Here are few options of Montreal brunch restaurants to discover. Restaurant Modavie just launched their Weekend Jazz Lunches now available every Saturday & Sunday from 12:00pm. This will be the perfect…

Fresh new food court concepts to try in Montreal
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Fresh new food court concepts to try in Montreal

Forget about the boring and depressing food courts that we’re used to avoid in Montreal main shopping malls. Since the announcement of Time Out Market’s arrival at Eaton Center, there has been a “revolution” in the food court business everywhere around the city. New concepts are emerging that are a million miles from what we…

Hustle and Heart with Natasha Gargiulo and Maddy K 2019
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Hustle and Heart with Natasha Gargiulo and Maddy K 2019

For the fourth consecutive year, on February 19th, at the Rialto Theatre, powerhouse duo Natasha Gargiulo and Maddy Kojakian (Maddy K) are hosting Hustle & Heart; an intimate speaker series highlighting trailblazing women throughout Canada. These two make an inspiring duo, both being trailblazing women themselves. Maddy K is founder of Maddy K Events and…

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

Canada’s new and improved food guide
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Canada’s new and improved food guide

Say goodbye to Canada’s four recommended food groups. Today, Health Canada revealed their new food guide and instead of focusing on portion controls, their new food guide is highlighting a more well-rounded, healthier, plant-based diet. The food guide hasn’t been modified since 2007 and since then lifestyle habits have changed tremendously with many Canadians opting…

5 activities not to miss at La Fête des Neiges Montreal
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5 activities not to miss at La Fête des Neiges Montreal

From January 19th to February 10th at Parc Jean-Drapeau (on weekends only), Fête des neiges brings together thousands of visitors. This popular family-oriented winter event has a programming geared toward enjoying the outdoors and offers many shows and a wide array of activities. We picked 5 activities for you not to miss during the 36th edition…