Montreal Social City Guide

Our local-approved picks for our where to eat, drink and, of course, snag the perfect Instagram shot in Québec’s largest city. 


For the Coffee Addict: Cafe Replica

Recommended by: Alison Slattery, Photographer

For Great Bagels: @St-Viateur Bagel

Recommended by: Amelia, Artist

For the Francophile: Le Vin Papillon

Recommended by: Food Writer, Tara O’Brady

  • Tara O'Brady
  • Niagara, Ontario
“First night in MTL meant @vinpapillon… A delight to be in Fred’s care, and to visit with @vindamejeanne. A treat.” 

For the Diner Lover: Foiegwa

Recommended by: Jeff Frenette, Photographer

  • Jeff Frenette
  • Montreal, Canada
“Skipping work this morning for this gorgeous breakfast @foiegwa 🥞 🍳 who’s with me? 😋🤤 “

For the Art Snob: Musée des beaux-arts de Montréal

Recommended by: Daniel Huynh, Creator

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  • Daniel Huynh
  • Montreal, Canada

For a Great View: Terrasses Bonsecours

Recommended by: Daniel Gabrielli, Style YouTuber

  • Daniel Gabrielli
  • Montreal, Canada

For “Naturally” Delicious Pizza: Elena 

Recommended by: Eva, Food Blogger

“Congrats to @vinmonlapinand @elenamontreal for scoring two spots in the top 3 of @enroutemag ‘s Canada’s Best New Restaurants!!! So glad that I was able to visit (more than once) before I moved! 💕😋”

For the Clothes Horse in All of Us: Maguire Boutique

Recommended by: Sarah Babineau

  • Sarah Babineau
  • Montreal, Canada
“Always happy to pay a little visit to Montreal cute stores and @maguireboutique is no exception… They sure have found the magic recipe.”