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20 Best Summer Terrasses You Need To Try If You Haven't Already

Enjoy them while the sun is still shining.
20 Best Summer Terrasses You Need To Try If You Haven't Already

Well guys, I'm sorry to say that summer is almost officially over. We're over a week into August so that means there's only 3 weeks left until the warm weather disappears. Not that we've really had that much of it to begin with. 

READ ALSO: 14 Poutines You Need To Eat At Montreal's "Poutine Fest" 2017

This summer was kind of a let down, weather-wise. It was raining a TON and we barely saw any sun for basically the entire first half of it. But now the weather is actually looking up and we've got a lot of sun coming our way! 

You know what that means right? Yup, summer terrasses! Montreal is full of them. You can basically walk down any street in this city and find a gorgeous terrasse to sit and enjoy some good food and drinks. But there's some that top all others, and these are them.

Best Terrasses In Le Plateau 🥂 🌈

Best Terrasses In Old Montreal 🍻 🌸

Best Terrasses In Downtown Montreal 🍾 ✨

Best Terrasses In Saint Henri 🍹💥

For Best Terrasses In Le Plateau, Click "NEXT"

Best Terrasses In Le Plateau: 

1. Restaurant Khyber Pass 

via @kenza_kenza

506 Avenue Duluth E

This amazing restaurant in Le Plateau features unreal Afghani food that you must enjoy this summer. They have a sunny terrasse with beautiful decor that will feel like you were transported straight out of Montreal.

2. Restaurant HÀ

via @lavandal

243 Mont-Royal Ave W

Located right beside Jeanne Mance Park this gorgeous sunny terrasse is definitely one to hit up before the end of summer. They serve amazing asian foods like bao buns, pad thai, and tons of colourful cocktails!

3. Terrasse Lafayette 

via @confused_sloth

250 Rue Villeneuve O

This awesome BYOB restaurant in the Plateau offers the best summer terrasse. They serve mainly Greek foods like meats, pizzas, kabobs and more! All their food looks delicious and you can enjoy it on their store-front terrasse.

4. Rouge Gorge

via @rougegorge_mtl

1234 Mont-Royal Ave E

This adorable wine bar located in the Plateau is perfect for a warm summer evening. They serve mostly French wines but they have a wide selection. They also serve gourmet foods that pair perfectly with your wine choice!

5. Taverne Les Torches 

via @lestorches

74 Mont-Royal Ave E

This tavern restaurant/bar is the perfect place for a casual night out. They serve good food and drinks and have an awesome atmosphere. They also make a MEAN Mac n' Cheese that you must try when you go!

For Best Terrasses In Old Montreal, Click "NEXT"

Best Terrasses In Old Montreal: 

1. Terrasse Sur L'Auberge 

via @terrassesurlauberge

97 de la Commune St E

This rooftop terrasse is perfect for any summer day. They serve delicious French food as well as tons of fruity cocktails to quench your thirst. You can enjoy this awesome food and drink with sweeping views of the city skyline!

2. Restaurant Accords 

via @benoit_vino2travel

212 Notre-Dame St W

This stunning outdoor terrasse is probably the most beautiful in all of Montreal. It's in a little alley way beside the restaurant with brick walls dripping in twinkly lights setting a romantic mood in the evenings. They serve a huge selection of wines to be paired with impeccable dishes.

3. Terrasse Nelligan 

via @alexcentomo

106 Saint-Paul St W

This beautiful rooftop terrasse is super popular here in Montreal. It gives breathtaking views of the city while you sip on a perfect glass of rose, sangria or any other amazing cocktail. They also have tons of sharing plates of food to choose from as well!

4. Terrasse Bonsecours 

via @alexcentomo

364 de la Commune St E

Everyone knows this spot as being the best place for summer sangria. They have soooo many to choose from in all flavours. They're also located right on the water in the Old Port giving you one of the best views in the city!

5. Terrasse Place D'Armes 

via @terrasseplacedarmes

55 Saint-Jacques Street

If you haven't noticed yet, Old Montreal is the place to go for rooftop terrasses. This one has more amazing views of the city, also serving delicious foods and drinks you can enjoy day or night!

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Best Terrasses In Downtown Montreal: 

1. Biiru 

via @philolita

1433 City Councillors St

This cool Japanese restaurant serves up some awesome cuisine like their pork ribs, salmon sashimi, ramen bowls, or their miso potato salad! You can enjoy all this on their cozy outdoor terrasse with adorable decor.

2. Boris Bistro


465 McGill St

This sunny terrasse is definitely one you should check out before summer ends. This terrasse is huge and has cute umbrellas and it's teeming with plants giving it a cool, fresh vibe! They serve some delicious food dishes you should try along with their amazing cocktails.

3. SIX Resto Lounge

via @elinajosefiin

1255 Jeanne Mance St

This open-concept rooftop terrasse is in the perfect location for the summertime. They're located in the heart of the Quartier des Spectacles giving you the perfect views of the many Montreal festivals from above! Soak it all in with a delicious cocktail.

4. Grenade 

via @nguonlyc

1603 Ontario St E

Okay it's true, this spot is a little bit outside the downtown core but it deserves a mention on this list. This adorable hidden terrasse has AMAZING food and drinks. Their food is asian-inspired like their bao bun sandwiches, pad thai and more.

5. SAT FoodLab

via @shivani_ananth

1201 St Laurent Blvd

This awesome rooftop terrasse gives guest a view of the giant SAT dome under bright twinkly lights. They serve a rotating menu of delicious and unique plates and creative cocktails!

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Best Terrasses In Saint Henri: 

1. Restaurant Le Richmond 

via @restaurantlerichmond

377 Ave Richmond

This high-end Italian restaurant serves some unreal food and it has an exciting atmosphere. The restaurant has a DJ and the terrasse is completely open concept and cozy. Enjoy drinks, food and fun all night long at this spot!

2. Terrasse St-Ambroise

via @lululemonmtl

5080 St Ambroise St

This sunny terrasse is located along the Lachine Canal and it's the perfect location for a casual beer with friends. They serve all kinds of St Ambroise beers, a full food menu and more!

3. H4C 

via @taothegeneral

538 Place Saint-Henri

This summer terrasse specializes in unreal brunch foods. The restaurant runs out of an old post office in the heart of Saint Henri and is the perfect spot for your next brunch day!

4. Riverside Saint-Henri

via @g6k__m

5020 Rue St-Ambroise

This amazing new outdoor terrasse just opened up last weekend and it's unreal! It's basically a magical garden/bar/chill area where you can drink, eat and relax. They also have cool events there on the weekends like yoga classes and DJs!

5. Joe Beef

via @mariepalassio

2491 Notre-Dame St W

You might have recently heard of Joe Beef being the special location that got to host the Justin Trudeau/Barack Obama meet-up a month or so ago. Well that was probably because of how amazing their food is. All their food is made perfectly and the cocktails are insanely good!

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