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Photograph: Poutine Week | Time Out Market Montréal

Where to find Montreal’s best poutine during Poutine Week

From Pho-Tine to an Oktoberfest-inspired option, Time Out Market Montréal is getting saucy with our favourite comfort food this February.

Written by
Laura Osborne

Poutine-lovers, rejoice! 

It’s Poutine Week—the most wonderful time of the year if you love the magical combination of french fries, gravy and cheese curds—and Time Out Market Montréal is leading the poutine parade.

In a city where there are so many premium poutine options to choose from, you need to get wild and stay delicious to stand out during the 14th edition of La Poutine Week (February 1-14).

La Poutine Week
Photograph: La Poutine Week

Introducing 5 salty, crispy, rich and addictive combinations that are guaranteed to satisfy your comfort food cravings. Pro tip: Wash them all down with a cocktail created by some of the most romantic speakeasies in Montreal, or one of the best mocktails in town.

Don't forget to vote for your favourite poutine here!

What: Oktoberfest-style Poutine

Who: Burger T!

Think crispy fries, beer sausage and cheese curds drizzled in French onion-style sauce.

Burger T!
Photograph: Oktoberfest-style Poutine | Burger T!

What: The Crispy Campo Poutine

Who: Campo

We’re talking about fries, cheese curds, Sao Jorge cheese, homemade poutine sauce, marinated vegetables, a drizzle of homemade BBQ sauce with honey and orange and (you guessed it) crispy chicken.

Photograph: The Crispy Campo Poutine | Campo

What: Haitian Poutine 

Who: Paul Toussaint

Picture pulled griot smothered in griot gravy sauce, fries, pikliz and cheese curds.

Paul Toussaint
Photograph: Haitian Poutine | Paul Toussaint

What: Steak Pho-Tine de Chanthy Yen

Who: Chanthy Yen

Did someone say pho-tine? Pass the fries, hanger steak, cheese curds, Pho sauce, pickled onions and fresh herbs, please.

Chanthy Yen
Photograph: Steak Pho-Tine de Chanthy Yen | Chanthy Yen

What: Brisket Poutine 

Who: Americas BBQ

Is there anything better than brisket, smoked gravy, fries and cheese curds?

Americas BBQ
Photograph: Brisket Poutine | Americas BBQ

For more information about La Poutine Week, click here.

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