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With Montreal’s noted reputation as the culinary capital of Canada and Italy’s world renown food culture, it’s no coincidence that some the best restaurants here are Italian; after the French and English, Italians represent the third largest ethnic group in Montreal. Whether you’re after amazing pizza, exceptional coffee, just looking to snack on some choice cheap eats, or dine on everything from aperitivo to primo, secondo, insalatas and dolce, there’s an Italian restaurant for you. Here are our picks for the best restaurants cooking la vera cucina Italiana.
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