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There’s no doubt in our minds that Old Montreal restaurants hold firm footholds in the pantheon of best places to eat in town. A neighbourhood that’s one half a tourist attraction and the other pricey condos and offices might not seem like it’d reach the top of anyone’s list, but it’s hard to deny the quality of food this area’s wallet-gouging steakhouses, game-changing Italian restaurants and creative fine dining—so fine in fact that we’d deem some of them Michelin star-worthy. Even casual breakfast and brunch spots here are demanding of a taste. There’s so many good places to tuck in that it might seem like there’s too many to count, but taste, test and count ‘em we did.
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