One of the most awesome places in the whole city for seafood, Notkins' menu consists of what I truly believe to be pure happiness. All of their food is pure quality, guys... and their specialty just so happens to be oysters, which means you can bet on the fact that these oysters are pure, concentrated amazing.
Although this spot hasn't been in Montreal as long as others on this list, Pier 66 is making a big splash because of its straight-up delicious food. Their menu is super varied with an emphasis on seafood, serving up dishes like scallop ravioli and tuna tartare; and, of course, their above and beyond awesome oysters.
Both Liverpool House and its sister restaurant, Joe Beef, do oysters up extremely right. They're fresh, tasty, and oh-so delicious. Liverpool House, though, has a super busy oyster counter, meaning that you're getting the freshest and tastiest oysters around.
Located right on the Main, Maestro SVP is pretty much a wonderland of seafood. They have tons of seafood for you to enjoy, like scallops, clam chowder, shrimp, and much, much more, and their oyster selection just so happens to be top notch. Not only do they serve cold oysters and oyster shooters, but they've also got super yummy baked oysters for you guys to nosh on, too!
This oyster shop is situated right in the Jean-Talon Market, and trust, they're shucking pros. Their oysters come from different places around the world, and they've got a really solid selection for you to choose from. No matter what you get, though, their oysters are always tasty, fresh, and super high quality.
No oyster list in Montreal is complete without mentioning Le Bremner. Not only is this spot known for their delicious food and cozy, fun ambiance, but it also happens to serve up some of the freshest, tastiest, and straight-up most awesome oysters in the whole, entire city.
This Villeray haunt is pretty much the perfect neighbourhood bar. It's got amazing vibes, it's super fun, their cocktails are basically life... and they happen to serve up some of the most fresh oysters in the city.
Honestly, Le Filet is every seafood lover's dream... not because they stick to traditional seafood dishes, but because they put a unique twist on every meal they serve. Their oysters, for example, are amazing, and are served up two ways: topped with jalapenos and maple, or miso au gratin.
This Chuck Hughes owned Old Montreal spot is seriously on a level all of its own. Famous for their lobster poutine and other seafood dishes, if you're in the mood for oysters in the city, Garde-Manger won't disappoint. In fact, it'll totally exceed all your oyster expectations (oystpectations?)
When it comes to seafood in the city, one spot instantly comes to mind: Lucille's, located in Montreal's NDG. Lucille's is synonymous with seafood that's totally on point in the city, and if you've ever eaten there, you know why. The food is consistently fresh, delicious, and just straight-up awesome; and their oysters are no exception!
SPVM spokesperson Jean-Pierre Brabant said the shooting occurred at the intersection of rue Villeray and 20e Avenue around 9 p.m., which isn't far from the French high school École Joseph-François-Perrault.
The teenager was found unconscious on the scene and pronounced dead by paramedics.
A perimeter was set up at the intersection shortly after and was lifted before 6 a.m. Monday morning.
Police are deeming this the 31st homicide on the Montreal territory in 2021.
Brabant said the 16-year-old victim is "not known" to police services.
At the time of writing this article, the suspect was still unknown to police, no arrests had been made, and the investigation was ongoing.
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At around 3:15 a.m. on Friday morning, Montreal police received a call about an unconscious person in an apartment building on rue Saint-Urbain and avenue Fairmount. When officers arrived, they found two people dead.
According to SPVM spokesperson Véronique Comtois, the individuals exhibited signs of violence.
Police located one of the victims and found the other while "securing the apartment," Comtois said.
Major crimes investigators were dispatched to the scene and will work to determine the exact circumstances surrounding the incident.
As of 4:30 a.m., police had established a perimeter for the investigation.