Outremont

One of the things I love about writing restaurant reviews are the unsolicited restaurant recommendations I get. Doing what I do, I’m always on the lookout for new restaurants that either appear practically overnight on the restaurant radar or finally getting the opportunity to check out a spot that has been buzzing for a while. […]

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I’m always down to try new things and more often than not, do so with an open mind, that’s why I was a excited when I was told about this new Moroccan restaurant that opened up in the Mile-End. I’ve only had Moroccan food a handful of times and each time I experienced something new […]

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Have you ever been away from somewhere for a long period of time that when you finally returned, it’s not the same as you remember it? I don’t mean excusing yourself from the breakfast table to come back and find that someone jacked your last piece of bacon. There was a spot that I used […]

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There’s a long standing statistic that says Montreal has the most cafés per capita in North America, and that we serve the most coffee and warm beverages south of the global 60 degree parallel. Actually, I just made that up because I can’t walk down the street without seeing some sort of cafe that serves […]

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Now that the Montreal en Lumiere festival is in full swing, I had the opportunity to check out one of the week’s finest tables featured in the gastronomy program. Restaurant Christophe – headed by owner and Executive Chef Christophe Geffray is located in Outremont in the midst of local boutiques, cafés and charming quadruplex brownstones. […]

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When sorbetting on Bernard street, if weather permits, it’s customary to walk down the street and find a bench and discuss the dins of the day with whoever you’re with. This was the routine for my friends and I; grabbing a double scoop of our favorite artesian frozen treats, we would find ourselves on this […]

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THIS LOCATION CLOSED! I was going through the list of places that I’ve been meaning to visit and I realized that I haven’t been flipping towards the Francais section. I’ve had a few places on ice for a while and decided to investigate one. I had dinner plans with a friend who was dodging her […]

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