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TRAVEL: Montreal: Les 3 Brasseurs (3 Brewers )

Location(s): A.  732 Sainte-Catherine Street West, Montreal B.  1658, rue Saint-Denis, Montréal http://www.les3brasseurs.ca (All images photohogger) Let me start with the pros of the restaurant: Amazing beer-battered poutine.  Great atmosphere: loud, bustling, was fun to be there during the Stanley Cup playoffs. The Food (pros & cons): Everything was grease-central (could be a pro for some?).  The … Continue reading

TRAVEL: Quebec City, Carlo’s Pizza

Location: 117, Rte Principale E RR 2, Sainte-Cécile-de-Masham, QC J0X 2W0, 819-456-4545 Not only does Carlo do pizza, and amazingly well (the veggie one we got was chock-full of tasty veggies and not very greasy), he does the best poutine I’ve ever tasted in Quebec!  Mighty squishy curds and a not-too-salty gravy that’s just the right consistency.  The pan fried tilapia was amazing … Continue reading

TRAVEL: Montreal: La Banquise

Location: 994, Rachel Est, Montréal Train ride to Montreal: $144 One order of Classic Poutine from La Banquise : $7 Trek to taste the highly recommend poutine in Montreal after eating a full breakfast across town and before a full tea then running back to catch the train: priceless We cleaned up well

Québec City: D’Orsay Pub

Location: 65 rue de Buade, Québec City Cost: $60 for two http://www.restaurantpubdorsay.com Bonjour tout le monde! I must admit, my French is atrocious, but by the end of our Quebec City trip I was readily throwing out “bonjours” and “mercis”, not to mention fully formed-sentences, at my husband, at least. But enough of the French … Continue reading