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Mile End neighbourhood guide

Find the best restaurants, bars, things to do and other reasons to hang out in Mile End with this handy guide to it all

Mile Ex End Montréal
Photograph: Eva Blue

Montreal’s Mile End may be small, but it’s mighty. It has a strong reputation for being a haven for hipsters, bohemians and a general population of folks just trying to figure their shit out—and that’s made one of the coolest neighbourhoods in the world—but there’s so much more to it than that. Yes, this is where you can find some of the best bars, finest nightlife and best restaurants Montreal has to offer. But what about being a linchpin for the city’s vibrant arts scene with its amazing venues and festivals? Some prime shopping perhaps? Exploring its discreet passageways? Get the lowdown on where to go and what to do right here.

How to get to Mile End

Take the Orange Line to Mont-Royal, Laurier or Rosemont and walk westward to Saint-Laurent Boulevard; the neighbourhood runs parallel to all of those stations. Alternatively, taking the 80 bus route takes you up Park Avenue and through this happening hood.

Things to do in the Mile End

The best things to do in the Mile End

The best things to do in the Mile End

Use this guide to find the best things to do in Mile End, the world-famous hipster haunt and bohemian borough.

The best restaurants in the Mile End

The best restaurants in the Mile End

Small and sturdy, the best Mile End restaurants help make its neighbourhood one of the coolest spots in town to dine out.

The best Mile End bars

The best Mile End bars

The best bars in Mile End are a motley crew of neighbourhood haunts, local beer champions and swanky digs.

The best parks in and around the Mile End

The best parks in and around the Mile End

When looking for where to relax and escape the city in every season, look to the greenery of the best parks in Montreal.

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