Honestly, I'll never forget the first time I tried butter chicken. My aunt brought it for us for a family reunion when I was super young, and from that moment, I was legit hooked on this creamy, bursting-with-flavour dish.
Since then, I've also been searching for the ultimate, perfect plate of butter chicken in Montreal. Not going to lie, I've actually discovered that there's no such thing as the ultimate butter chicken dish... because every dish of butter chicken is delicious in its own way. However, there are a few that stand out in the city.
Eating at this all you can eat Indian restaurant in Montreal's West Island is pretty much an experience you won't soon forget. Their food is awesome; their vibe is super warm and welcoming; and their butter chicken? So creamy, so flavourful, so delicious.
A spacious and gorgeous Indian restaurant in downtown Montreal, this spot is perfect for a date, or a gathering with friends and family. Although every dish will impress you, their butter chicken will legit blow you away.
A classic Indian restaurant near Montreal's Villeray, this no-frills spot has exactly what you want: pure, simple, and delicious Indian food. Try their butter chicken now, and thank me later.
This spacious spot has some of the best Indian food I've personally ever tried. Their samosas and paneer are among my favourite foods; but the real star of the show has to be their super flavourful, tender butter chicken.
Star Of India
Situated in Montreal's NDG, this Indian restaurant is pretty much a powerhouse for good food. Their curries will have you dreaming real foodie dreams for days; and their butter chicken just might make you totally obsessed with this spot forever.
If you're looking for an awesome spot with welcoming vibes, delicious food, and super fair prices, then I've got some awesome news for you. Chand Palace is here to save your meal/day/week/year/life with their affordable prices, awesome portions, and out of this world butter chicken.
Maison Indian Curry
Okay, literally, the butter chicken here is too good for words. Try it out with one of their samosas, and prepare to have the meal of your life.
Situated in Montreal's Plateau, this beautifully decorated and super welcoming Indian restaurant is home to some super awesome, super authentic Indian dishes. Their butter chicken, though, is a real standout in a menu full of awesome choices.
This super cozy and welcoming spot in Montreal's McGill Ghetto is life, TBH. Their portions are huge, the prices are above and beyond fair, and the butter chicken just happens to be some of the best in the whole city.
Yes, I've written about this Montreal East spot before. But it honestly deserves all the love; their food is awesome, and their butter chicken in particular is super creamy and tasty, with moist chunks of chicken like you've never had before, TBH.