When it comes to food some people just don't mess with the classics. They say if it ain't broke, then don't fix it. That's one way of looking at things. On the other hand, some people find this approach tad stale and boring; some trail-blazers have more of a penchant for reinventing the classics. Taking something old and reinventing it is the name of the game.
When it comes to Poutine in Montreal we find both the classic and the new - and everything in between. Poutine is the holy grail of food in Quebec and Montrealers hold it very close to their hearts and their bellies.
Whether you're looking for a gourmet poutine topped with premium ingredients, or just a plain greasy spoon classic to soak up last nights questionable decisions, over the next few pages we will explore all the great poutine spots Montreal has to offer. Be sure to visit at least one if you're passing through town, and if you're from here, start making an epic list now!