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#1,085 of 4,772 Restaurants in Montreal
₹₹ - ₹₹₹, Cafe, Spanish
4040 boulevard St-Laurent, Montreal, Quebec H2W 1Y8, Canada
+1 514-842-8088
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  • Excellent48%
  • Very good37%
  • Average11%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible2%
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“brunch” (12 reviews)
“potatoes” (2 reviews)
“bloody mary” (2 reviews)
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Bar, Cafe, Spanish, Pub, Canadian
₹₹ - ₹₹₹
4040 boulevard St-Laurent, Montreal, Quebec H2W 1Y8, Canada
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Reviewed 14 November 2017

My sister first introduced me to this bar back when I lived in Montreal. Seventeen years later, it's still one of my favourite bars around for a cozy pint. During the day on weekends, they make a tasty brunch. It can be a bit slow...More

Thank TorontoJose
Reviewed 11 September 2017

I've been going to Laika for more than ten years but never review it, perhaps because it's so reliable I forget to make the point. The chic of a decade ago has definitely become more shabby, but not its detriment. In fact it seems to...More

Thank Boddice
Reviewed 3 June 2017 via mobile

This place is great! We came from NY & found this gem. The brunch was amazing (definitely try the grilled cheese with olive spread & Bloody Mary). Very low key & casual atmosphere & great service.

Thank kellys1108
Reviewed 13 March 2017

I adore the contrast here between the grungy ambience and the high-concept delicious food. Simply delightful. Our various breakfast choices were all terrific. As we were the only early-morning clients, the waitress turned down the loud music as requested, which we appreciated. Two critical comments:...More

1  Thank RebeccaPeter
Reviewed 30 January 2017 via mobile

Another visit to a favourite brunch spot. The poutine déjeuner was huge and the coffee excellent. The place is a bit grungy but that's all part of the character of the place. Great service too!

Thank dave_b15
Reviewed 5 January 2017

Not a big restaurant but the choice is fair and tasty. A perfect place for a quick lunch downtown right next to the tiny Montreal Jewish museum.

Thank Jean-Claude A
Reviewed 10 September 2016

We were walking down the boulevard just enjoying our last day in Canada after 3 weeks of touring Quebec and Ontario as we happened to pass Laïka... We just couldn't resist and sat down for a local beer. I could have spend there the rest...More

Thank Carl V
Reviewed 20 August 2016 via mobile

The decor was not to my taste at all and if you are of like mind do not let this put you off because this place has the best goats cheese and apple salad I've ever had!!

Thank Charlene K
Reviewed 13 August 2016 via mobile

Brunch is by 3 pm and if you are around having a walk in this neighborhood you can't miss this place. My friend took me here and at the beginning I was like "meh".... After few seconds I started to enjoy the vibe of the...More

Thank giuseppebicceri
Reviewed 25 April 2016

This is a place to hang out with friends and listen to DJs. The food is good and they have a good selection of beer and wine.

Thank tagny d
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
US$ 10 - US$ 15
Bar, Cafe, Spanish, Pub, Canadian
Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner, Brunch
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol
Open Hours
9:00 AM - 3:00 AM
8:30 AM - 3:00 AM
8:30 AM - 3:00 AM
8:30 AM - 3:00 AM
8:30 AM - 3:00 AM
8:30 AM - 3:00 AM
9:00 AM - 3:00 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 4040 boulevard St-Laurent, Montreal, Quebec H2W 1Y8, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Quebec  >  Montreal>  > Le Plateau Mont-Royal
  • Neighbourhood: Le Plateau Mont-Royal
  • Phone Number: +1 514-842-8088
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