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Best Montreal Outdoor Dining

Enjoy dining al fresco?  Let yourself be romanced by the sidewalk sounds of a big city or pampered by the peacefulness of a patio garden. Flock to the terrace, deck or boulevard table and share a bite, under the sun, an oversized patio umbrella or the stars. Be it a brunch in the breeze, sunset supper or long lunch, all of it tastes best outside. Visit a few of these top airy hot spots for the best outdoor dining in Montreal.


Aux Vivres Vegetarian
4631, boul. St-Laurent
Montréal, QC H2T 1R2

Popular vegan restaurant offers a unique dining experience. More...

Baton Rouge American Regional
Complex Desjardins
180, rue Ste-Catherine O.
Montréal, QC H5B 1B5

Louisiana cuisine in central Montreal. More...

Bice Ristorante Italian
1504, rue Sherbrooke O.
Montréal, QC H3G 1L3
A restaurant with locations world-wide offering authentic Italian fare and lots of flair. More...

Bistro on the Avenue French
1362, av. Greene
Montréal, QC H3Z 2B1

A French-American bistro with a satisfying menu. More...

Cafe Terrasse Il Cortile Italian
1442, rue Sherbrooke O.
Montréal, QC H3G 1K4

Tucked away from the main street, this Italian kitchen offers simple classics. More...

Gibbys Restaurant Steakhouse
298, place d'Youville
Montréal, QC H2Y 2B6

Classy steak and seafood restaurant in Old Montreal. More...

Lemeac French
1045, ave. Laurier O.
Montréal, QC H2V 2L1

A Montreal bistro that never seems to disappoint. More...

Newtown Contemporary
1476, rue Crescent
Montréal, QC H3G 2B6

Dinner-club destination for contemporary-fusion fare in downtown Montreal. More...

Renoir French
Dining Room at Renoir, Montréal, QC Sofitel Montreal
1155, rue Sherbrooke O.
Montréal, QC H3A 2N3

A breath of Provence is found at this downtown Montreal hotel restaurant. More...

Restaurant Da Emma Italian
777, rue de la Commune O.
Montréal, QC H3C 1Y1

Fine Italian dining in the heart of Old Montreal. More...

Restaurant L'Academie Italian
Galeries D'Anjou
7275, boul. des Galeries d'Anjou
Anjou, QC H1M 2W2

Inexpensive and chic establishment that lets you bring your own wine. More...

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