12 Jan 2020

Time 4 minutes

The New Year’s resolutions of the perfect gentleman

The New Year’s resolutions of the perfect gentleman

We all know the traditional New Year's resolutions that involve fitness and health. But this year, why not also make resolutions on how you carry yourself and start acting like a real gentleman? And if so, what does that entail? According to the official definition, a gentleman is “a distinguished man, one whose manners and presentation are impeccable". In this article we go over the establishments in Old Montreal that will help you become the perfect gentleman this year!

A gentlemanly appearance

Patricia Trépanier

It can be difficult to find your style, and that’s why the image consultant Patricia Trépanier aims to help gentlemen build their wardrobe and improve their image. For almost 11 years, Patricia Trépanier has been helping men of all ages find the style that suits them best, while taking into account their interests, needs, and requirements. If you hate shopping, then this is the route for you! After her consultation, the stylist will come up with a plan for your wardrobe and go shopping for you, while still, of course, keeping your needs in mind! A true boon for all the gentlemen looking to refine their style!


Salon Belgard knows well that taking care of one’s appearance is not just for women! That is why this elegant and retro establishment offers more than just simple treatments. The salon provides their customers with a high-quality service that helps them relax as well as offering many services, ranging from beard and hair care to beauty care. Whether you want to regain your baby skin or help prevent the appearance of wrinkles, Belgard has you covered!

Swell Fellow

Ties started to become fashionable back in the 17th century and they have greatly evolved over time, but this accessory remains without a doubt essential for today's gentleman! Whether you’re into the classic tie, a bow tie, or even a scarf, you will find what you are looking for at Swell Fellow! Indeed, the shop offers a selection of classic and colourful accessories that will go perfectly with your wardrobe! To complete your outfit, one of our favourite accessories is the patterned handkerchief for its style and reusability. Because the perfect gentleman no doubt is also well-aware of current environmental issues!

The Dentists of the Old Port

They say that the devil is in the details, and it rings true! It's not just clothes that make a gentleman. If one of your resolutions this year is to take better care of your teeth, the Dentists of the Old Port offer a list of services such as teeth whitening or diastema closure to help you regain your self-confidence so that you can show off your most beautiful smile this year!

Sarah Pacini Man | Philippe Dubuc

Since its opening in 1993, Philippe Dubuc has offered its male customers timeless clothing that can be worn both for work and special occasions. His latest collection is no exception and Philippe Dubuc offers versatile and modern suits in his winter collection that will undoubtedly please the fashionable gentlemen who like to be on the cutting edge of fashion! Moreover, the creator's shop, which now belongs to the Sarah Pacini group, has recently started offering the Sarah Pacini Man collections in its location on Saint-Paul West.

A gentleman’ usual haunts

Wolf and Workman

With its vintage mirrors, chandeliers and red benches, the Wolf and Workman is one of the most perfect places to meet up with your friends! In addition to its cozy atmosphere, the pub offers a menu made with quality products from local market gardeners and agricultural producers. The establishment also aims to reduce its carbon footprint as much as possible, while still offering its customers nothing but the best. It goes without saying that these values will really resonate with the perfect gentleman!

Vallier Bistro

To fully experience Montreal's culture and traditions, the restaurant Vallier Bistro is without a doubt a must-visit in the neighbourhood! This restaurant inspired by French, British and American culture offers quality cuisine and a warm atmosphere while at the same time incorporating Montreal’s charm. It is the ideal place for a gentleman who wants to spend quality time with his entourage making new memories around a good dinner!