Café Aléatoire

Where everybody knows your name (or soon will)

Friday night I walked into my friend Tara’s café (which I’d been meaning to check out for some time now… bad friend!) in Griffintown. “No way!” was what she said when she saw me. I smiled… it’s so nice to be greeted in a new place by someone who really knows you. Soon I was…Read article >>

Bocata Restaurant & Wine Bar

Tapas, Wine and Warmth

With fall comes the desire to cozy-up in an intimate setting with your significant other and one of the best restaurants to do that is at Bocata in Old Montreal. My guy and I actually went there, spontaneously for dinner the night that we met, so it’s a nostalgic spot for us. Whether you’re in…Read article >>

Restaurant Helena: Fine Portuguese dining in Old Montreal

Where pork and peixe mix and mingle

Simply one of the best meals I’ve had this year! At Helena, one of the latest restaurants to open in Old Montreal, diners will be delighted. If you’re craving rich and savoury fish, seafood and meat prepared with Old European savvy and served in a modern and charming environment, then Helena is the perfect choice….Read article >>