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Little Italy

St-Laurent Boulevard, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
+1 514-325-1300
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A traditional Italian neighborhood located in the northern part of the city.
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St-Laurent Boulevard, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
Rosemont-La Petite-Patrie
+1 514-325-1300
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1 - 10 of 114 reviews

Reviewed 1 week ago

My friends and I spent hours here because there was so much to see and experience. Don't eat breakfast wait and save your appetites when you get there because the foods are amazing!!!! There was a lady that sells spices but not just ordinary spices...More

Thank Jacqueline F
Reviewed 25 April 2017

We took a quick cab ride out to the Little Italy section of Montreal. There does not seem to be a central core area of restaurants, shops etc. Except for Milano's, which is quite possibly the best Italian market in North America!!!! Great shopping there,...More

Thank ParkerSturbridge
Reviewed 18 November 2016

I was impressed with the colors and selection of fruits and vegetables in November. Easy parking underneath.

Thank Rick F
Reviewed 9 October 2016

I went to Little Italy specifically to locate a Salvadorean restaurant. Being from Southern California, I find that I often miss what was common back home... Specifically, pupusas, platano frito, yucca frita con chicharron and tamarindo. There are several restaurants in this area to choose...More

Thank Itiz-What-Itiz
Reviewed 22 September 2016 via mobile

Our guide was very informative.....just was not enough food stops! Also would have liked to have more time at the market...

Thank Beanie B
Reviewed 14 September 2016

We went here as a part of our going to the markets nearby.Areas like this add much to the modern Montreal

1  Thank GEEOZ
Reviewed 10 September 2016

This area is the furthest one could imagine from the beauty of Italy. Add some statues, fountains and tear down many old, dumpy buildings and erect ones that are reminiscent of towns in Italy with low stone walls with flowering plants draped over them., more...More

2  Thank BoppinRobin
Reviewed 2 September 2016

Just visited Little Italy on the weekend. I was very disappointed, not much Italian at all. The one big grocery store was closed for renovation. Other than that I did not see any bakeries, only a few coffee shops and next to nothing for shopping....More

1  Thank shopper4
Reviewed 21 August 2016 via mobile

Old school. Feels like my great grandmother garden annex. Belongs to a true proud Italian Mr Salvatore. Best Espresso you can ever have.

Thank Maria O
Reviewed 18 August 2016

Little Italy is a must visit when you come to Montreal. Like the name says it is a genuine Italian section of the St. Laurent Blvd considered a nerve of Montreal and its downtown. Little Italy is very well known for its restaurants and bars...More

4  Thank SagaLEB
Rosemont-La Petite-Patrie
Rosemont-La Petite-Patrie has one of Canada's most
prominent Italian communities, with Little Italy
concentrated along the convivial bends of
Saint-Lawrence Boulevard. Known for its fantastic bars
and authentic Italian fare, the domain includes the
Jean-Talon Market, the largest public market in North
America. Open year-round, sunny months see fruit and
vegetable stalls set up outside the main chalet, while
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Charles H
How do I get How do I get there using public transportation?
14 April 2015|
Response from Yogi_JB |
There are three metro station around the neighbourhood's borders: if you're on the orange line, you can take Beaubien (closed for renovation during a big part of 2015 though) or Jean-Talon, if you're on the blue line, might... More