The diversity of Montreal restaurants ranges anywhere from high-end eateries to ultra-cozy cafés — and that's exactly what makes our city one of the best in Canada. And if we're being honest, we're all looking for a good meal at a low price. Getting big, tasty dishes for a reasonable price can sometimes be difficult, so we helped narrow down some options.\nHear us out when we say McDonald's is not the only affordable dining experience to be had.\nEditor's Choice: A Montreal-Area Restaurant Is Changing Vulgar Menu Names After Huge Outcry\nWe found some of the city's best spots to either dine at or get take-out from that don't require blowing your entire paycheque.\nAnd best of all, these eateries will impress even the pickiest of eaters.\nFrom Caribbean food and classic poutines to Pho galore, our city is boasting with good eats that don't come at a high price, which means you can eat out every night if you want to!\nThis is a true blessing for anyone who doesn't like to cook or anyone who simply enjoys eating six meals a day.\nMontreal is full of incredible spots to eat at — all you have to do is pick one.\nLe MTL\nAddress: 4051, rue St-Hubert, Montreal, QC\nView this post on Instagram Tonight I got the pleasure of trying @mtlbar. Their menu revolves around different areas in Montreal, the beers are local and the cocktails are made with Quebec alcohol! On top of that, they can make all the dishes vegan! 🤤 Thank you @restomontreal for the #invite. SWIPE to see all dishes 🤗 #mtlfinedine A post shared by Montreal Food & Life (@spoonfulof.chic) on Dec 2, 2018 at 5:31pm PST\nTrendy, affordable, and Instagram worthy, Le MTL has a vintage vibe you can't help but adore.\nAnd, best of all, not one dish on its menu is over $21.\nWebsite\nNouilles De Lan Zhou\nAddress: 1006, blvd. St-Laurent, Montreal, QC\nView this post on Instagram Disfrutar cada momento, cada alimento, cada conversación y cada día. Disfrutar 🍭 Agradecer 🙌🏻 Ayudar 🤝 ⬆️ Este es un ciclo para repetir 💛 Yo amo las sopas me recargan de energía positiva ... y ustedes que comida aman? 🍜 #meditacion #energia #emociones #emocional #mood #coach #crecimiento #selfawareness #despertar #motivacion #simplementesuati #lavidaessimple #montreal A post shared by Sarasuati Ochoa (@simplementesuati) on Mar 7, 2020 at 10:27am PST\nIf you're looking to spend under $20 on a great meal, this spot may be for you.\nThis busy noodle house serves homemade noodles in a slew of broths, all of which are worth trying!\nWebsite\nLloydie's\nAddress: 66, rue St-Viateur O., Montreal, QC | 2145, rue Crescent, Montreal, QC | 4601, rue Notre-Dame O., Montreal, QC\nView this post on Instagram Lunchin’ w the fam, need more moments like these! The best thing about eating with others is sharing, tasting, and experiencing a bunch of stuff on the menu. Lloydie’s 🔥🔥🔥 A post shared by Kev/Eats (@keveatsmtl) on Sep 21, 2018 at 7:20pm PDT\nLloydie's dishes have a lot of flavour and won't cost you a lot.\nAnd, as a bonus, the servings are huge, making it an even better spot to check out — considering as you'll nice and satisfied every time.\nWebsite\nMa Poule Mouillée\nAddress: 969, rue Rachel E., Montreal, QC\nView this post on Instagram Jour de pluie 🐔 @mapoulemouillee 📸 @elie_eat A post shared by Tastet.ca (@tastet.ca) on Aug 17, 2020 at 9:15am PDT\nThis casual Portuguese grill makes some of the best grilled chicken sandwiches in the city.\nAnd, if that's not your thing, they also cook up some tasty poutines and other menu items, all of which are affordable!\nWebsite\nChez Claudette\nAddress: 351, av. Laurier E., Montreal, QC\nView this post on Instagram Mais avant tout.. Une bouffe ! #poutinevégé #montreal A post shared by Pauline Tourrade (@paulinetrrd) on Oct 28, 2019 at 9:45am PDT\nEveryone loves a good poutine and this spot is known for making one of the best. And, it's not expensive, making it taste even better.\nWebsite\nGite Maamm Bolduc\nAddress: 4351, av. de Lorimier, Montreal, QC\nView this post on Instagram No trip to Montreal is complete until a poutine is ordered! 😁 - At one of my favorite spots in this awesome neighborhood, it used to be a hidden gem but is more well known now. - 📷: The Carnivore Poutine - Chorizo, bacon and sauteed onions - #montreal #poutine #carnivore #maambuldoc A post shared by Mochi (@snackerup) on Feb 18, 2018 at 5:15pm PST\nFrom the cool atmosphere to the amazing poutines, this Montreal spot has been cooking up greatness for over 45 years.\nWebsite\nJoes Panini\nAddress: 1404, rue Drummond, Montreal, QC\nView this post on Instagram Wish our paninis were as good as @joespanini24hrs ‘s By the way, they deliver😍 #panini #sandwich #joespanini #chickensandwich #mtl #mtlmoments #mtlfood #mtldelivery #foodporn #foodie #montrealeat #quarantinemood A post shared by Two Foodies In Montreal 🤓🙂 (@montrealeat) on May 28, 2020 at 5:49pm PDT\nAlthough it's currently only open for takeout, Joes Panini is one of those classic Montreal cheap eats spots.\nNot only are the sandwiches affordable but they're so full of flavour you can't help but go back time and time again.\nWebsite\nPho Bang New York\nAddress: 1001, blvd. St-Laurent, Montreal, QC\nView this post on Instagram Finalement 🤤 #28 #pho #bang #newyork #montreal #noodle #pork #shrimp A post shared by Marc-Antoine Dionne (@ma.dionne) on May 19, 2019 at 11:18am PDT\nAs the winter slowly approaches, this eatery is ideal for anyone looking for something warm to eat.\nFrom the amazing soups to the tasty fried rice, this is an affordable and delicious option for any foodie.\nWebsite\nLe Vieux Velo\nAddress: 59, rue Beaubien E., Montreal, QC\nView this post on Instagram Cravings 🤤 A post shared by Shalagh-Ann Fredericks (@shalaghann) on Jan 10, 2020 at 7:54am PST\nThis trendy breakfast spot is known for cooking up tasty and affordable dishes that'll leave your taste buds tingling.\nFacebook\nArepera du Plateau\nAddress: 73, rue Prince-Arthur E., Montreal, QC\nView this post on Instagram Despite our dining room being closed, our team is working hard to get you the best arepas you know and love 💚 We’re here for take out, delivery and good vibes ✨ A post shared by Arepera du Plateau (@areperaduplateau) on Jun 11, 2020 at 12:09pm PDT\nArepera KNOWS how to make flavour-filled dishes. You can get one of its tasty menu options for take-out and enjoy a nice walk down St-Laurent!\nWebsite\nStation Berlin\nAddress: 3751, rue St-Urbain, Montreal, QC\nView this post on Instagram Le même Döner (sans le pain) mais dans une boîte! Pratique quand tu ne veux pas trop te salir les mains! 👌 • #stationberlin #eatlocal #eatlocalmtl #livemontreal #sturbain #streetfood #mtlfoodie #mtlf00d #montrealesque #feedmemontreal #mtlfoodie #mtlblog #tastemontreal #livemontreal #montrealonly #yelpmtl #restomontreal #mtlmoments #mtlatable #mtlfoodies #mtleats #exploremtl #berlin A post shared by Station Berlin Döner-Lounge 🇩🇪 (@station_berlin) on May 23, 2020 at 8:00am PDT\nStation Berlin is another take-out only spot right now, but it's so close to Mount Royal that you can grab your tasty German eats and have a little picnic on the mountain.\nWebsite\nMay you never have to break the bank for a good meal again!