4 Montreal restaurants up for Canada’s Best New Restaurants award

Aug 9 2018, 10:16 pm

enRoute has just unveiled their nominee list for Canada’s Best New Restaurants award and five restaurants from Quebec are in the running.

Among 30 Canada-wide contenders, only four Montreal restaurants are on the list in 2018, down from five local nominees last year.

At the very least, Montreal can take smug satisfaction in knowing the only Vancouver restaurant to be in contention is actually serving French-Québécois cuisine.

These are the local restaurant you’re going to want to secure reservations for ASAP:


  • Bistro Rosie, Montreal
  • Elena, Montreal
  • Hopkins, Montreal
  • La Cabane d’à Côté, Saint-Benoît-de-Mirabel
  • Mon Lapin, Montreal

Here are the rest of the contenders from across the country in the running for Canada’s Best New Restaurants award in 2018.

British Columbia

  • 1909 Kitchen, Tofino
  • St. Lawrence, Vancouver
  • The Courtney Room, Victoria


  • Biera, Edmonton
  • Bread & Circus Trattoria, Calgary
  • Bündok, Edmonton
  • Cruz Tacos, Calgary
  • Donna Mac, Calgary
  • Kanto 90 St. Eatery, Edmonton


  • Avenue, Regina


  • Passero, Winnipeg
  • The Oxbow, Winnipeg


  • Aloette, Toronto
  • Atlas, Toronto
  • Giulietta, Toronto
  • Il Covo, Toronto
  • Kiin, Toronto
  • Kū-Kŭm, Toronto
  • Omai, Toronto
  • Sand & Pearl, Picton
  • Seedlings, Bloomfield
  • Skippa, Toronto
  • Tanto, Toronto
  • The Restaurant at Pearl Morissette
    Jordan Station, ON

Nova Scotia

  • Bar Kismet, Halifax
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