Summer is in full effect and that means it’s patio season. There are many great places to grab a drink and eat in Montreal, but there’s just something about rooftop patios that compliments your meal. Looking for a place to enjoy Montreal’s remarkable views? Here’s a list of breathtaking rooftop patios you can enjoy this summer in the beautiful city.
1. Perché Terrase // 153, Rue St-Amable , 4th floor
Fresh flavours, great cocktails and a remarkable view. Sounds like an all-in-one right? La Perché is located above Maggie Oaks in the Old Port. Their terrace overlooks Jacque Cartier street, as well as the La Grande Roue de Montréal ( ferris wheel)
Food: Salmon Poke Bowl (Atlantic salmon, sushi rice, cucumber, julienne carrot, beet, snow peas, wakame, avocado, fish roe, Japanese sauce)
Drink: MTL Sunset (Aperol, Grey Goose, sparkling wine, elderflower syrup)
2.Terrasse Place D’Armes // 55, Rue Saint-Jacques Ouest, 8th floor
Terrasse Place D’Armes is located on the rooftop of a century-old building. Whether you’re looking to have brunch, lunch or dinner they’ve got it all. The urban oasis is a wonderful spot to admire the Notre Dame Basilica.
Food: Asian Style Beef Tartar (shallots, candied ginger, green onions, wasabi cream, hoisin and miso vinaigrette, sesame crisp served with fries or salad)
Drink: Raspberry Mojito (white Captain Morgan, fresh mint, sugar, lime juice, soda, fresh raspberries)
3. Les Enfants Terribles // 1 Place Ville Marie
Les Enfants Terribles provides a panoramic view of the whole entire city. It is located on the 44th floor! They pride themselves for market cuisine, according to seasons. The rooftop of the restaurant is enclosed, however there is an outdoor cocktail lounge right next door.
Food: Quebec Beef Flank Steak ( served with fries / salad)
Drink: Moscow Mule ( Vodka Absolut, raspberry liqueur Maison Sivo, lime, ginger beer)
4. Terrasse William Gray // 421 R. Saint-Vincent
This patio is located on the 8th floor of one of Old Montreal’s most chic boutique hotels. The panoramic view overlooks the St.Lawrence River, beautiful Old Montreal and Montreal’s Ferris wheel. The elegant rooftop patio is heated on cooler evenings and has a retractable roof for hot sunny days.
Food: 7 oz Beef Burger (beef burger 7oz, carmine mustard, mayonnaise, tomato, watercress, pickles, cheddar cheese, served with fries or salad)
Drink: The Bradshaw (Tanqueray, Grand Marnier, hibiscus, cranberry & lemon)
5. Terrasse Sur L’Auberge // 97 Rue de la Commune E
Terrasse Sur L’Auberge views are absolutely breathtaking. You can directly see the St. Lawrence River on one side and Old Port’s notable St. Paul street on the other.
Food: Lobster roll (2 fresh lobster from Îles de la Madelaine, dill, fennel served with cold slaw)
Drink: Thé Traitre (Ciroc pêche Vodka, Ice tea, lemon juice, mint)
6. Terrasse Nelligan // 106 Rue Saint Paul
Situated on top of Hôtel Nelligan, this terrace has an amazing view and delicious food. All their dishes are super colourful and fresh.
7. Marcus //1440 Rue de la Montagne
The perfect place to enjoy your work meeting or have a tasteful meal crafted by award winning chef Marcus Samuelsson.
Food: Tuna (candied Lemon, pine nuts, oregano)
Drink: Perfect Monkey Panky (Monkey 47 gin, Ambrato & Rubino Vermouths, fernet, burnt orange angostura bitter)
Whether you’re looking for a spot to enjoy brunch, organize your business meeting or have a delicious dinner these 7 best rooftop patios in Montreal with breathtaking views are guaranteed to compliment your dining experience.