Montreal is home to European charm, an affinity for leisurely weekends, and excellent taste in bagels. It’s no surprise, then, that it’s the ideal place for Sunday brunch. Next time you’re in town, hit up one of these hip eateries for a weekend meal that will make the Sunday scaries vanish into thin air. Don’t forget to order a mimosa!
Hoogan et Beaufort
The brainchild of lauded chef Marc-Andre Jetté offers brunch options that you can’t find anywhere else in Montreal. With fire-pit cooking, chic outdoor seating, and delightful twists on Canadian classics, it’s a total win.
Hoogan et Beaufort, 4095 Rue Molson, Montreal, QC H1Y 3L1, Canada
Arthurs Nosh Bar
This traditional Jewish deli is a local favorite, and draws in big crowds to prove it. Choose from a small but mighty brunch menu offering a fantastic blend of European and Middle Eastern flavors.
Arthurs Nosh Bar, 4621 Notre-Dame St W, Montreal, QC H4C 1S5, Canada
This French bistro’s approach to brunch is all kinds of chic: highlights include caviar, champagne, and truffle oil. Every dish takes a beloved brunch classic and does it up with thoughtful twists. Leméac is a celebrity favorite, and the polished décor makes it easy to see why. It’s well worth a visit.
Leméac, 1045 Avenue Laurier O, Outremont, QC H2V 2L1, Canada
At Junior, you’ll find a fantastic Filipino brunch offering that you’ll still be dreaming about days afterward. You’ll find Filipino cuisine classics like fried rice and sweet pork alongside brunch staples like chicken and waffles. Yes please!
Junior, 1964 rue Notre-Dame Ouest, Montreal, QC, Canada
This longtime favorite recently revamped its design, but its British take on brunch is as classically delicious as ever. If you’re craving an English breakfast with a refined twist and local ingredients, this is the place to be.
Lawrence, 5201 Boul St-Laurent, Montréal, QC H2T 1S4, Canada
You’ll fall in love with Mélisse’s cheerful, airy atmosphere before your food even arrives. When your order does show up, you’ll be catapulted to cloud nine. With a seasonal French inspired menu and an artisanal, high-end approach, it’s got everything you need.
Restaurant Mélisse, 719 William St, Montreal, QC H3C 1N9, Canada
Two words: breakfast. poutine. Need we say more? If that doesn’t sell you (where are your priorities!?), visit for the hip murals, trendy decor, and gorgeous food presentation.
Fabergé, 25 Avenue Fairmount O, Montréal, QC H2T 2L9, Canada