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UPDATE, September 2020: As our inspections and investigations of the eating scene deepens, so too does our love of the best Italian restaurants in Montreal. Our updated list includes more outstanding newcomers, giving Montrealers more options to choose from—something that's especially important, since many of these places get booked up solid from week to week.
After the French and English, Italians represent the third largest ethnic group in Montreal, and with them (and the inspirations that follow) comes the best Italian restaurants in Montreal. With the city's noted reputation as the culinary capital of Canada and Italy’s world-renown food culture, it’s no coincidence that many of the Montreal’s best restaurants are Italian. Whether you’re after the best pizza, exceptional coffee, amazing cheap eats, great wine bars or the finest of fine dining in Montreal, there’s an Italian restaurant for you.
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