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Kwizinn - opening soon
Caribbean flavours in a colourful setting right in the heart of Old Montreal will have you whisked away to the sun and sand for the duration of your experience at Kwizinn. On the menu : fusion cuisine where traditional Caribbean dishes featuring the likes of curry, plantain and fresh fish are done with a Quebecois twist. The result? Generous and succulent creations like lobster poutine with Creole spices and pikliz, just to name one.
Mati - opening soon
Opa! If you’re looking for a laid-back Greek taverna with prices that are easy on the wallet, this is your place. The classic Hellenic menu here is inspired by the simple beauty of fresh market produce, making for well-executed, gourmet dishes enjoyed in an inviting and relaxed atmosphere.
Bol de Vie - opening soon
Fresh products and health-conscious cuisine go hand in hand at Bol de Vie. Their poke, burrito and smoothie bowls are prepared each morning with fresh vegetables and fruits of the day, and – no need to pack your suitcase – the vibrant Hawaiian flavours here will take you on an exotic trip without even having to step foot out of Old Montreal.
Yubari - opening soon
This gastronomic destination is tucked away in the heart of the St Paul, a boutique hotel that first opened its doors back in 2001. Yubari comes to us courtesy of the Eat drink love group, the people behind Tzatzi-qui, a Greek “cabane” in the Place d’Youville, as well as Escondite, a Montreal classic for outstanding and out-of-the-ordinary tacos, not to mention exceptional margaritas. This new establishment will very soon be unveiling its secrets, sharing with one and all “the essence of Japanese culinary mastery.”
Paparmane - opening soon
Come, sit back and sip away at an aromatic drink prepared with lovingly infused leaves in this eccentric tearoom “where the clocks stop and flowers whisper sweet secrets.” An English-style tea time experience straight out of the pages of Alice in Wonderland.
Yumi Burger - opening soon
Delicious smash burgers? Yes, please! Yumi Burger is on its way to Old Montreal with its signature halal beef and chicken burgers, done smashed and sizzling on the griddle. Served with fries and a melted cheese coulis, these things are finger-lickin’ good to say the least.
REP Training Studio - 400 Saint-Jacques Street #100B
Challenge and surpass yourself in a training studio that places a premium on Resilience, Evolution and Performance, hence the name, REP. Michelle, the studio’s founder, will help you move and feel better through your choice of semi-private workout sessions, private one-on-one training, or workouts designed for small groups.
Monolith - 260 Notre-Dame Street West
Founded in 2011, this reputable marketing communications agency will very soon be working its branding and design magic in Old Montreal. Through a combination of creativity, art and technology, the minds behind this agency bring to the neighbourhood a unique touch that is guaranteed to make some welcome waves.
Dormez-vous? - opening soon
Just moved into the neighbourhood, or looking to replace your old mattress? The sleep experts at Dormez-vous? will help you find the bedding solution that works best for you thanks to their large selection of mattresses and sleep accessories. Rest assured, you’ll be sleeping soundly and comfortably in no time courtesy of the savvy on-site team at this store’s Notre-Dame Street location, corner Saint-Jean.
Sonder - 408 Saint-Jacques Street
Sonder proposes five different lodging options throughout the old quarter. In these apartments, you will find all the necessary amenities in a modern setting complete with tastefully selected furnishings. Check in and make all requests and inquiries related to your stay directly from your phone for unrivalled flexibility and accessibility.
Le Petit Hôtel Notre-Dame - opening soon
This second Petit Hôtel establishment – the first one on Saint-Paul Street was nominated for the 2024 World’s Best Awards, courtesy of Travel + Leisure – is a place where you’re sure to feel right at home thanks to its comfortable and elegant rooms. This hotel owes much of its charm to its unique marriage of historical architecture and contemporary furnishings.
SUITABLEE - 233 Notre-Dame Street West
Made-to-measure suits for men at an affordable price is very much a possibility at SUITABLEE. The two talented engineers behind the concept here avail themselves of state-of-the-art technology to offer suits and shirts that are perfectly tailored to each individual and, above all, timeless and functional.
Photos : Kwizinn / Bol de Vie / Sonder / SUITABLEE / REP
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