POP Recommends: Bela Vista


This friendly family run patisserie is notorious for their excellence in the fine art of baking. Rumor has it they’re serving up the best Portuguese natas in town. Visit their website. Bela Vista 6409 ave Papineau, Montreal QC H2G 2X1 HOURS: Monday-Saturday: 7:30AM – 6:30PM Sunday: Closed

  • POP Recommends: Bar à Beurre

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    Bar à Beurre This amazing little cake shop is a brand new spot near Metro Champ-de-Mars, concocting the most delicious and colorful cupcakes, cookies, pastries, and fresh artisan bread to die for from three generations of family recipes! They also have a great breakfast and lunch menu. If you didn’t get to try the cupcakes… Read More

  • POP Recommends: Dépanneur Le Pick-Up

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    Dépanneur Le Pick-Up 7032, Rue Waverly Montréal, QC H2S 3J2 (514) 271-8011   HOURS: Mon-Fri 7 am – 7 pm Sat 9 am – 7 pm Sun 10 am – 6 pm   You didn’t know it was possible to be obsessed with a vegetarian pulled pork sandwich til you’ve tried the VPP at Le… Read More

  • POP Recommends: Le Cagibi


    Le Cagibi 5490 Saint-Laurent Boulevard Montreal, QC H2T 1S1 (514) 509-1199   HOURS:Mon 6 pm – 12 am Tue-Fri 9 am – 1 am Sat 10:30 am – 1 am Sun 10:30 am – 12 am Open til midnight, live music some nights, full bar, vegan-friendly.  Lots of space to kick back and take advantage… Read More

  • POP Recommends: Nouveau Palais


    Nouveau Palais 281 Rue Bernard Ouest Montréal, QC H2V 4K8 (514) 273-1180   HOURS: Tue-Wed 5:30 pm – 11:30 pm Wed-Sun 11 am – 3 pm Thu-Sat 5:30 pm – 3 am Live DJ’s, old school diner vibes, fully stocked bar.  Greasy spoon meets gastronomic greatness. Check out their Yelp profile here!

  • POP Recommends: Garage Beirut


    Garage Beirut 1238 Mackay Street Montréal, QC H3G 2H4 (514) 564-2040   HOURS: Mon-Fri 12 pm – 3 pm Tue-Sun 5 pm – 10 pm Sat-Sun 11 am – 3 pm Super cozy atmosphere and delicious authentic Lebanese food.  Check out this gem if you venture downtown.   Check out their Yelp profile here!  

  • POP Recommends: Boulangerie Clarke


    Boulangerie Clarke 29 Rue Saint-Viateur O Montreal, QC H2T 2K7 (514) 276-7827   Great sammys for even better prices at this friendly family-run bakery.  No seating so prepare to take it to go.  Tell Frank we said hi!     Check out their Yelp profile here!  

  • POP Recommends: Marché Soupson


    Marché Soupson 149 Jean Talon W Montréal, QC H2R 2W9 (514) 940-1030   HOURS: Mon-Sat 10 am – 10 pm Sun 12 pm – 10 pm Healthy and hearty homemade soups, salads and sandwiches.  Vegetarian and vegan friendly. Check out their Yelp profile here!

  • POP Recommends: Résonance Café


    Résonance Café 5175A Avenue Du Parc Montréal, QC H2V 4G4 (514) 894-7543 HOURS: Mon-Sun 10 am – 12 am This spot is a triple threat- Café/Vegan resto/Music venue.  Yummy meals, snacks and drinks served by friendly staff make it a sure bet. Check out their Yelp profile here!

  • POP Recommends: Lola Rosa


    Lola Rosa 4581 Rue Parc Montréal, QC H1M 2E1 (514) 843-5652 HOURS:   Mon-Sun 11:30 am – 10:30 pm Steps away from the mountain and serving up flavor-packed vegetarian, vegan, and gluten-free options.  Great terrasse overlooking Parc Avenue.   Check out their Yelp profile here!