Though predominantly French-speaking, this district of over 100,00 residents boasts a large multi-ethnic population. Once ... More
Though predominantly French-speaking, this district of over 100,00 residents boasts a large multi-ethnic population. Once fairly run down, it is now one of the most desired addresses in Canada, thanks to a vibrant commerce, plenty of green spaces (including Lafontaine Park and Mount Royal ), bike paths, art galleries, restaurants and a community spirit that spills out naturally into the streets. Though its cheap-and-funky days are behind it, for many people this is still the quintessential Montreal neighborhood.
The cultural and social heart of the western Plateau , this beautiful park is centered around a magnificent fountain. The
textbook Montreal architecture surrounding it is among the most coveted in the city, and singer/poet Leonard Cohen is said ...
The informal decor at this relatively undiscovered bring your own wine bistro belies the wonderful creations exiting its open kitchen.
As the name implies, the restaurant is tiny, booking is advisable if not essential. Main courses range from $25 ...
L'oratoire St Joseph du Mont Royal (St. Joseph's Oratory of Mount Royal) is recognized as one of the great spiritual
centers of the world and attracts more than two million visitors a year. Many are simply curious, but some ...