Best neighborhoods in Montreal

Check out the top neighborhoods in Montreal, reviewed and ranked by the city’s locals

1. Café Olimpico

1. Café Olimpico

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68 local reviews
124 Rue St-Viateur Ouest, Montreal
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(514) 495-0746
RestaurantFoodEstablishment
Lilou
Typical Italian coffee show where they apparently serve the best brew in town. An essential part of the neighb…
Charlotte
Best coffe in the neighborhood
Christophe
Best coffee in town and famous meeting point.
1. Café Olimpico

1. Café Olimpico

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68 local reviews
124 Rue St-Viateur Ouest, Montreal
Open now
(514) 495-0746
Lilou
Lilou
Typical Italian coffee show where they apparently serve the best brew in town. An essential part of the neighborhood some will say.
Charlotte
Charlotte
Best coffe in the neighborhood
Christophe
Christophe
Best coffee in town and famous meeting point.
2. Marché Jean-Talon

2. Marché Jean-Talon

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178 local reviews
7070 Avenue Henri Julien, Montreal
Open now
(514) 277-1588
Establishment
Daryl
An amazing local farmer's market open year-round, but is at its peak in the summer months. Fresh local produce…
Kam
An amazing local farmer's market open year-round, but is at its peak in the summer months. Fresh local produce…
Shannon & Mathieu
An amazing local farmer's market open year-round, but is at its peak in the summer months. Fresh local produce…
2. Marché Jean-Talon

2. Marché Jean-Talon

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178 local reviews
7070 Avenue Henri Julien, Montreal
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(514) 277-1588
Daryl
Daryl
An amazing local farmer's market open year-round, but is at its peak in the summer months. Fresh local produce (and some imported...we can't…
Kam
Kam
An amazing local farmer's market open year-round, but is at its peak in the summer months. Fresh local produce (and some imported...we can't…
Shannon & Mathieu
Shannon & Mathieu
An amazing local farmer's market open year-round, but is at its peak in the summer months. Fresh local produce (and some imported...we can't…
3. Else's

3. Else's

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17 local reviews
156 Rue Roy Est, Montreal
Closed now
(514) 286-6689
RestaurantFoodEstablishment
Greatest
Great Neighborhood Bars Bilingual happy hours 2 for 9 $ from 3 - 8 Pm
Anna
For a casual neighborhood dinner and beers with friends.
Marie
A local icon. More of a bar than a restaurant, but you have to order some food (small plate options or shares)…
3. Else's

3. Else's

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17 local reviews
156 Rue Roy Est, Montreal
Closed now
(514) 286-6689
Greatest
Greatest
Great Neighborhood Bars Bilingual happy hours 2 for 9 $ from 3 - 8 Pm
Anna
Anna
For a casual neighborhood dinner and beers with friends.
Marie
Marie
A local icon. More of a bar than a restaurant, but you have to order some food (small plate options or shares) to drink. Don't worry, the fo…
4. Le Vieux-Port

4. Le Vieux-Port

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84 local reviews
Le Vieux-Port, Montreal
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Félix
Nice walking there and cool shop. Old french style kind of neighborhood.
Nicolas
Oldest neighborhood of Montreal with beautiful European architecture
Vithu
One of the oldest ports in North America. The neighborhood​ retains the classic old European​ architecture. Gr…
4. Le Vieux-Port

4. Le Vieux-Port

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84 local reviews
Le Vieux-Port, Montreal
Félix
Félix
Nice walking there and cool shop. Old french style kind of neighborhood.
Nicolas
Nicolas
Oldest neighborhood of Montreal with beautiful European architecture
Vithu
Vithu
One of the oldest ports in North America. The neighborhood​ retains the classic old European​ architecture. Great for a stroll and for famil…
5. Bar Waverly

5. Bar Waverly

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19 local reviews
5550 St Laurent, Montreal
Closed now
(514) 903-1121
Establishment
Eric
Great neighborhood bar
Kam
Cool neighborhood bar to have a drink at anytime of the day. Calm during the day, crowded on weekend evenings.
Daryl
Cool neighborhood bar to have a drink at anytime of the day. Calm during the day, crowded on weekend evenings.
5. Bar Waverly

5. Bar Waverly

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19 local reviews
5550 St Laurent, Montreal
Closed now
(514) 903-1121
Eric
Eric
Great neighborhood bar
Kam
Kam
Cool neighborhood bar to have a drink at anytime of the day. Calm during the day, crowded on weekend evenings.
Daryl
Daryl
Cool neighborhood bar to have a drink at anytime of the day. Calm during the day, crowded on weekend evenings.
6. Le Plateau-Mont-Royal

6. Le Plateau-Mont-Royal

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31 local reviews
Le Plateau-Mont-Royal, Montreal
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Matt and Delphée
Cool chic neighborhood, with Boutiques, charm and so much more! Great to stroll through, eat, buy, ect
Louis-Philippe et Catherine
Great Neighborhood to see all the outside staircase, classic of Montreal, nice place to eat food and shopping …
Pierre
Nice residential neighborhood with many boutiques. Stuck between Mont-royal hill and Lafontaine park.
6. Le Plateau-Mont-Royal

6. Le Plateau-Mont-Royal

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31 local reviews
Le Plateau-Mont-Royal, Montreal
Matt and Delphée
Matt and Delphée
Cool chic neighborhood, with Boutiques, charm and so much more! Great to stroll through, eat, buy, ect
Louis-Philippe et Catherine
Louis-Philippe et Catherine
Great Neighborhood to see all the outside staircase, classic of Montreal, nice place to eat food and shopping on Mont-Royal street.
Pierre
Pierre
Nice residential neighborhood with many boutiques. Stuck between Mont-royal hill and Lafontaine park.
7. Cafe Della Via

7. Cafe Della Via

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17 local reviews
244, rue de Castelnau E, Montreal
Open now
(514) 272-8087
RestaurantFoodEstablishment
Yan
Petit café de quartier génial avec une belle terrasse sur le trottoir Charming neighborhood cafe with a little…
Noémie
Best cafe in the neighborhood and they have a cute terrasse. Its a good place to sip a good coffee and do some…
Myriam
Best coffee around, nice people!
7. Cafe Della Via

7. Cafe Della Via

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17 local reviews
244, rue de Castelnau E, Montreal
Open now
(514) 272-8087
Yan
Yan
Petit café de quartier génial avec une belle terrasse sur le trottoir Charming neighborhood cafe with a little terrasse directly on the side…
Noémie
Noémie
Best cafe in the neighborhood and they have a cute terrasse. Its a good place to sip a good coffee and do some people watching on the way to…
Myriam
Myriam
Best coffee around, nice people!
8. Salon Miss Villeray (Le)

8. Salon Miss Villeray (Le)

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12 local reviews
220 Rue Villeray, Montréal
Closed now
(514) 658-3966
RestaurantFoodEstablishment
Louis et Chloe
Bar de quartier/Neighborhood bar
Julia
Free drinks for girls on Mondays Nice neighborhood bar
Maya
Typical neighborhood bar with small bites, microbrews & a lively, rustic-chic atmosphere.
8. Salon Miss Villeray (Le)

8. Salon Miss Villeray (Le)

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12 local reviews
220 Rue Villeray, Montréal
Closed now
(514) 658-3966
Louis et Chloe
Louis et Chloe
Bar de quartier/Neighborhood bar
Julia
Julia
Free drinks for girls on Mondays Nice neighborhood bar
Maya
Maya
Typical neighborhood bar with small bites, microbrews & a lively, rustic-chic atmosphere.
9. Parc Sir-Wilfrid-Laurier

9. Parc Sir-Wilfrid-Laurier

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63 local reviews
ParkEstablishment
Anna
Nice bike ride through the plateau to get there. This park couldn’t be more “neighborhoody”!
Stephanie
Another great spot to enjoy the park life with all the neighborhood leisure lovers.
Stephanie
Another great spot to enjoy the park life with all the neighborhood leisure lovers.
9. Parc Sir-Wilfrid-Laurier

9. Parc Sir-Wilfrid-Laurier

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63 local reviews
Anna
Anna
Nice bike ride through the plateau to get there. This park couldn’t be more “neighborhoody”!
Stephanie
Stephanie
Another great spot to enjoy the park life with all the neighborhood leisure lovers.
Stephanie
Stephanie
Another great spot to enjoy the park life with all the neighborhood leisure lovers.
10. Avenue du Mont-Royal Ouest

10. Avenue du Mont-Royal Ouest

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21 local reviews
Avenue du Mont-Royal Ouest, Montreal
Route
Daniel
Famous Mont-Royal street & neighborhood. From St-Laurent street all the way down to Fullum : Stores, shopping…
Ann
L'avenue Mont-royal est la rue principale du plateau. The main of the neighborhood is perfect for shopping, go…
Ann
L'avenue Mont-royal est la rue principale du plateau. The main of the neighborhood is perfect for shopping, go…
10. Avenue du Mont-Royal Ouest

10. Avenue du Mont-Royal Ouest

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21 local reviews
Avenue du Mont-Royal Ouest, Montreal
Daniel
Daniel
Famous Mont-Royal street & neighborhood. From St-Laurent street all the way down to Fullum : Stores, shopping, groceries, bar/lounge, resta…
Ann
Ann
L'avenue Mont-royal est la rue principale du plateau. The main of the neighborhood is perfect for shopping, go for a drinks or only for a wa…
Ann
Ann
L'avenue Mont-royal est la rue principale du plateau. The main of the neighborhood is perfect for shopping, go for a drinks or only for a wa…
11. Bar Notre-Dame-Des-Quilles

11. Bar Notre-Dame-Des-Quilles

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19 local reviews
32 Rue Beaubien Est, Montréal
Closed now
(514) 507-1313
BarRestaurantFood
Stephanie
Bowling and drinks with the neighborhood hipsters
Jean-Noé
Neighborhood beer. Cheap, great atmosphere
Janick
Lesbo, Hipster, with an old school bowling alley. Nice when it's busy, a bit cold when it's not.
11. Bar Notre-Dame-Des-Quilles

11. Bar Notre-Dame-Des-Quilles

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19 local reviews
32 Rue Beaubien Est, Montréal
Closed now
(514) 507-1313
Stephanie
Stephanie
Bowling and drinks with the neighborhood hipsters
Jean-Noé
Jean-Noé
Neighborhood beer. Cheap, great atmosphere
Janick
Janick
Lesbo, Hipster, with an old school bowling alley. Nice when it's busy, a bit cold when it's not.
12. Geppetto

12. Geppetto

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5 local reviews
2504 Rue Notre-Dame Ouest, Montreal
Closed now
(514) 903-3737
RestaurantFoodEstablishment
Genevieve
Best Pizza in the neighborhood. Outdoor Terrace in the summer.
Vithu
Excellent Italian food in a trendy neighborhood​​.
Luc
Very nice pizza place with terrace in the front.
12. Geppetto

12. Geppetto

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5 local reviews
2504 Rue Notre-Dame Ouest, Montreal
Closed now
(514) 903-3737
Genevieve
Genevieve
Best Pizza in the neighborhood. Outdoor Terrace in the summer.
Vithu
Vithu
Excellent Italian food in a trendy neighborhood​​.
Luc
Luc
Very nice pizza place with terrace in the front.