And with all these beautiful things also comes the opening of terrasses. Usually opening around May, Montreal's terrasses are pretty much the best thing about Spring/Summer; and here are just a select few that are particularly awesome!
This Outremont restaurant specializes in seafood and other totally mindblowing dishes; but it's their gorgeous terrasse that just might steal the show for you. With foliage, lamposts, and a classy-yet-welcoming vibe, this spot is highkey one of the best places to enjoy a delicious meal.
This French bistro is home to some of the tastiest dishes in the city... but their kind of hidden, totally magical terrasse is the real showstopper. Beautiful, intimate, and the perfect spot to enjoy a meal, there's no occassion you can't celebrate on Boris's terrasse.
If you've ever been to this Plateau gem, then you know all about how spectacular their terrasse is. It's huge, with lots of space, light, and even a waterfall - the perfect spot to enjoy one of their signature healthy, tasty lunches.
Located on Ontario, this Ville-Marie resto/bar has one of the most awesome terrasses in the whole city. It's got everything you want in a terrasse: lights, hanging lamps, and good vibes, as well as an outdoor "firepit", too.
Cafe Melbourne technically has two outdoor areas; their smaller, microterrasse in the front, and a more hidden one in the back. Twinkling lights and fun decorations help transform Melbourne's terrasse into a spot you'll never want to leave.
This Plateau rum emporium specializes in seriously delicious rum-based cocktails, tapas, and giving you pretty much one of the cutest terrasses in the area. It feels super homey and cozy, making for one awesome night out.
This outdoor beer garden takes over Montreal's Parc Emilie-Gamelin during the hotter months, and trust, it's awesome. Imagine chilling in a beautiful park, enjoying as many beers as you can with your friends; I mean, if that doesn't scream a good time, I don't know what does.
Disclaimer: All research done in this article is by the author. Restaurants never pay to be featured on MTL Blog's "Best Of" lists; furthermore, this list represents a showcase of great spots, and is not a numbered ranking.
Miranda Cipolla Miranda was born and raised in Montreal, and has spent all of her free time exploring the city she loves so much. Her interests include tequila, food, and overusing the word “bae”. You can follow her adventures on Instagram (@ciaomiranda12) and Facebook.