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Cindy

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What to do in Mont-Tremblant in 1 day

Every year during the summer we  spend at least a week-end in Tremblant to relax and get away from the city. This time it was a bit different, with all the wedding preparations we were a kind of busy and we decided to go to Tremblant only for one day. Here is the perfect couple’s guide on what to do in Tremblant during the summer in only 1 day: Avoid traffic and head to Mont Tremblant early in the morning,…

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Restaurant Reviews

La Habanera

Looking for a place to grab lunch or dinner downtown, this place is perfect for you. La Habanera is a small new Cuban restaurant by Yann Levy, together with partners Moti Meslati and Yossi Ohana. And it’s in the…

Restaurant Reviews

Bird Bar

Griffintown already has a new addition to its restaurant scene, the Bird Bar. The Bird Bar  by Kimberly Lallouz (Miss Prêt à Manger and Monsieur) is the new hot spot in the neighbourhood… We went there for dinner with…

Restaurant Reviews

Venice Montreal

Even though I adore going to restaurants and have a fancy meals, sometimes you are just looking for a quick and healthy bite. And I feel there are not so many options to do so, but we have recently…

Restaurant Reviews

HVOR

We recently tried this new addition in Griffintown, the Hvor (Danish word for “where” pronounced without the “h”). The restaurant has been opened since May and is located on Notre-Dame West, where we used to have the Brigade Volante.…

Restaurant Reviews

Jellyfish Crudo + Charbon

Jellyfish Crudo + Charbon is located at the corner of Marguerite d’Youville and Sœurs Grises, where the Aziatik used to be, by owners Francis Rodrigue (Magia and Madame Thaï) and Roberto Pesut (Globe and Buenanotte). The restaurant however has…

Restaurant Reviews

Hoogan et Beaufort

This restaurant was on our to-do list for some weeks now, so we headed to Hoogan et Beaufort last Saturday night. The restaurant is located in the Technopôle Angus development in Rosemont, which is not a place I am…

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Must Societé, Griffintown

We posted in December an article on where you should buy your furniture in Griffintown, since I feel there are lots of interesting options in the neighbourhood: West Elm, EQ3, Item, etc. And the reason is quite simple: with…

Restaurant Reviews

M. Mme Bar à vin

When we got back from vacation on Easter Sunday, my parents were in town and wanted to try a new restaurant, so we brought them to this new addition on Laurier Ouest; M.Mme Wine Bar, by owners Aspid and…

Coffee Shops

La Bête à pain, Griffintown

On weekends, especially on Sundays, we love to grab a coffee somewhere in the middle of the afternoon. So last Sunday, we decided to head to this new place in our neighbourhood. La bête à pain Griffintown is located…