Montreal Today ...

MONTREAL WEATHER
Lowest Gas Prices in Montréal
Montréal Gas Prices provided by GasBuddy.com

Sell Real Estate in Montreal?  Contact me ...

Hôtel St-Denis

This is our favourite place to stay in Montreal.  Just steps from St Catherine Street and our FAV place to eat is next door ... although there are MANY fine restaurants that we have enjoyed ... all within walking distance!

 

Hotel St-Denis, then known as Hotel Pensylvania, opened on July 3rd, 1929. The opening was celebrated with a grand evening buffet during which the mayor at the time, M. Houde, sang " À la claire fontaine" . The owner, then M. Irwin N. Rollman,  gave his guests an automatic golf shot calculator. The hotel was well-received in the lively francophone neighbourhood for its modern installations and numerous (100!) rooms.

The vaulted basement of he hotel was once a famed bar by the name La cave des moines. It hosted several wild nights as well as union meetings in the 1970s.

BEST Italian Food we have ever tasted ... same owner's for 40 years ... Eduardo still eats there and he was the most charming man when we recently met him! And did I mention you can bring your own wine with NO corkage fees!!

Restaurant Pho Do Thi

OK ... you see a hole in the wall restaurant ... so did we!  But it was very cold out (tends to get that way in February in Montreal) and we were hungry and this place was next door to our hotel ... and there was a sign on the window that said we could bring our own wine in ... that sealed the deal!

 

Well, that was the first time we ate there and we stop in every time we visit Montreal.  The food is incredible ... with the best noodles we have ever tasted!  It's a 4 hour drive for us each way but the thought of eating there makes it worthwhile!

 

1238 St Denis, Montreal ...

CBC | Montreal News

Unions warn Canadians to expect disruptions at airports and border crossings starting Friday (Wed, 04 Aug 2021)
Cda Coronavirus 20200316 The unions representing Canada’s border agents are warning travellers to expect lengthy delays at airports and border crossings if its workers proceed with planned job action on Friday.
>> Read more

Montreal police, SQ team up long-term to tackle gun violence (Wed, 04 Aug 2021)
Geneviève Guilbault speaks at a news conference on gun violence in Montreal Public Security Minister Geneviève Guilbault says Quebec will expand the SPVM's gun squad to collaborate with the SQ as part of a new approach to fight gun trafficking and organized crime.
>> Read more

Laval investigates after men wearing camouflage caught draining wetland (Wed, 04 Aug 2021)
wetland The land is co-owned by Laval and three companies. Just two weeks ago, the city signed a contract to buy more of the green space. Now officials are trying to figure out why men were allegedly trying to drain the property.
>> Read more

Outbreak of legionnaires' disease in east-end Montreal responsible for 2 deaths (Wed, 04 Aug 2021)
Montreal Daily Life 20180529 At a news conference Wednesday, Montreal Public Health officials said they have identified 10 cases of the disease since mid-June, including the deaths of two people over the age of 65.
>> Read more

COVID-19 in Quebec: What you need to know Wednesday (Wed, 04 Aug 2021)
COVID Que 20210724 Montreal's west end is getting a new vaccination site. Here's what you need to know.
>> Read more

Contact: jhache@gmail.com
Solo Build It!
Solo Build It!
Solo Build It!
www.MaxSocialMedia.org
Like Wine? Click here!
Print Print | Sitemap
© Canada Today