Located in the heart of the city, this dispensary’s undoubtedly the busiest of them all with its constant influx of locals and tourists. Even if they move quickly enough, lines are at their longest during the evenings and especially during the weekends with average wait times of 20 minutes and up. That said, stock here—however often they try to replenish it—can run out. You can’t beat convenience, though. Like they say: Location, location, location.
UPDATE, spring 2023: Since we last rounded up every dispensary in the city, we've added a few more to the list. There’s definitely more than one place in town to pick your buds, buy your joints, select your tea and other products.
Locals and tourists celebrated the first day legalization of marijuana in Canada in October of 2018 by shopping at a SQDC Montreal dispensary, government-run shops that, love ‘em or hate ‘em, deal weed legally. Since opening, hours have been expanded and supply is meeting demand. Here’s where you’ll find all five locations for marijuana in and around the immediate Montreal area to date. Whatever you prefer a strain to do for you—whether it’ll up your appetite for the best cheap eats in Montreal, help you bliss out in Montreal parks or enjoy some open-air Montreal festivals—you’ll find budtenders to help you out at these spots.
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