Have you ever gone to a bar and just know straight away that you'd come back again? That's a common feeling here in Montreal. There are literally countless bars that you can go to in this town but some just have this je ne sais quoi.\nWhile some of you may not agree on some or even all of this list, it's safe to say that the Montreal bar scene is among the best in the world.\nThere's absolutely no general consensus on which is "the best" but we feel that the following 27 bars best represent Montreal's thriving bar scene. From speakeasies to bistro-pubs and everything else in between, there's something for everyone here.\nSo, without further ado, here are the 27 bars in Montreal that you absolutely must go to more than twice in your life!\nBar St-Denis\nWhere: 6966 rue St-Denis\nWhat: In addition to drinks, Bar St-Denis serves up classic bar food.\nView this post on Instagram Merci 💜💜💜@cabaneaupieddecochon @cabanedacote @restaurantaupieddecochon A post shared by Bar-St-Denis (@barstdenis) on Dec 17, 2018 at 4:12pm PST\nCheck them out here!\nUnibar\nWhere: 404 rue St-Sulpice\nWhat: From the creators of Uniburger, "Unibar is the only place where you can enjoy the best burger in Canada with class," its Facebook page states.\nView this post on Instagram 🍔🍟🥤 A post shared by Alexe (@aplaerjeadnedsra) on May 9, 2019 at 5:47pm PDT\nCheck them out here!\nThe Emerald\nWhere: 5295 avenue du Parc\nWhat: "A tasteful and tasty Havana styled cocktail bar," wrote one Google Reviewer.\nView this post on Instagram سَحَر A post shared by @ joycejoumaa on Feb 8, 2019 at 6:34am PST\nCheck them out here!\nWolf & Workman\nWhere: 139 rue Saint-Paul O.\nWhat: This bar is an ode to Montreal's at-time raucous political history.\nView this post on Instagram It’s Friday, so..... liquid lunch? We got you covered, with gins, whiskies and local products galore. #oldmontreal #local A post shared by Wolf & Workman (@wolfandworkman) on Apr 5, 2019 at 8:53am PDT\nCheck them out here!\nNotre Dame Des Quilles\nWhere: 32 rue Beaubien E.\nWhat: Notre Dame des Quilles is a combined bar and bowling alley.\nView this post on Instagram Tous les lundis, we have hotdogs! Come in and get toasty warm with a toasty dog and a pint of beer with happy hour all night long. - - Beef dogs 🌭 Vegetarian dogs🌭 A post shared by NOTRE DAME DES QUILLES 🎳 (@bar_notre_dame_des_quilles) on Mar 4, 2019 at 5:26pm PST\nCheck them out here!\nFoodlab Labo Culinaire\nWhere: 1201 boulevard St-Laurent, 3rd floor\nWhat: The Labo Culinaire is the culinary endeavour of the Société des arts technologiques.\nView this post on Instagram 24 juin! Nous sommes ouverts et on vous attend sur la terrasse dès 17h ! 😎🍴👍🏼 #laboculinairefoodlab #saintjeanamontreal #mtlmoments #mtlterrasse #nouveaumenu #summertimeinmtl A post shared by Foodlab_LaboCulinaire (@foodlab_laboculinaire) on Jun 24, 2016 at 10:25am PDT\nCheck them out here!\nBulma Bar\nWhere: 686 rue Notre-Dame O.\nWhat: An "Asian tapas bar," Bulma "offers its visitors a little world out of the downtown pace."\nView this post on Instagram Joli paysage au @bulmabar✌ . . . #BulmaBar #Cocktail #Drinks #MtlBlog #montrealrestaurant #Vieuxportmtl #oldmontreal #lunch #Nightlife #Happyhours #Peace #Photooftheday #Eater #Tastet #Vibe A post shared by BULMA BAR (@bulmabar) on Mar 2, 2019 at 2:43pm PST\nCheck them out here!\nMilky Way\nWhere: 1886 rue Centre\nWhat: Milky Way "embodies the true feeling of an exotic vacation while remaining in its essence a neighborhood bar."\nView this post on Instagram No blues on a Monday #cocktails #bar #milkywaycocktails #milkyway A post shared by Milky Way Cocktail Bar (@milkywaycocktails) on Feb 4, 2019 at 5:14pm PST\nCheck them out here!\nClub Pelicano\nWhere: 1076 rue de Bleury #001\nWhat: "Pelicano is a neighborhood bar whose design is an ode to the forgotten bathhouses of Montreal and Piscine Molitor in Paris."\nView this post on Instagram Saturday Mood 🍸 Ce soir, Happy Hour jusqu’à 8pm et Smoothie Party dès 11pm avec Florian Lafage, N’OldCat et Ael Idaho. 💦 ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ Tag ton meilleur partenaire de shot! A post shared by Club Pelicano (@clubpelicano) on May 11, 2019 at 12:37pm PDT\nCheck them out here!\nBar Les Cousins\nWhere: 9156 boulevard Leduc (In Quartier Dix-30)\nWhat: The "tailor-made cocktails made with local spirits and ingredients" at Les Cousins are a "celebration of our unique style and Canadian heritage."\nView this post on Instagram On vous garde une place au bar? #barlescousins #5a7 #5aplus #hotelaltplus #altplus #dix30 #quartierdix30 #brossard #groupegermain #ginbar #gin #mixologie #cocktails A post shared by Bar Les Cousins (@barlescousins) on Aug 29, 2018 at 2:42pm PDT\nCheck them out here!\nBroken Coconut\nWhere: 4005 rue Notre-Dame O.\nWhat: The tropical-themed "speakeasy rum bar" is "a neat escape, not far from home."\nView this post on Instagram Make yourself at home. 🥃 @brokencoconutmtl #brokencoconutmtl #brokencoconut #cozy #speakeasy #speakeasymtl #secretbar #rumbar #cocktailbar #tropicalescape #goodvibes #fireplace #interiors #chillspot #aesthetics #nightout #datenight #mtlhotspot #montreal #sthenri #mtl #mtlbar A post shared by Broken Coconut (@brokencoconutmtl) on Apr 12, 2019 at 8:41am PDT\nCheck them out here!\nBar de Courcelle\nWhere: 4685 rue Notre-Dame O.\nWhat: With live music, a cozy atmosphere, and killer Caesars, Bar de Courcelle is a St-Henri favourite.\nView this post on Instagram . . 🐭Party Mouse matches ✔️ 🍺Liquid Gold #BigFitty ✔️ ⚡️Bowie watching over like #GoKiddo ✔️ . . On est all set pour un... MERCREDI DE MUSIQUE! @primitiveworkers live a 22h Gratosss // Fun // All the booze #LocalTalent 🤠🤠🤠🤠 A post shared by Bar de Courcelle (@bardecourcelle) on Feb 20, 2019 at 10:59am PST\nCheck them out here!\nAlexandraplatz Bar\nWhere: 6731 rue de l’Esplanade\nWhat: This pop-up bar takes over a garage in the Mile End each year.\nView this post on Instagram La nuit, des ombres passent . . . #night #shadow #alexandramarconi #mtlmoments #mtl #alexandraplatz #bar A post shared by Alexandraplatz (@alexandraplatzbar) on Aug 23, 2017 at 8:13pm PDT\nCheck them out here!\nNorth Star Machines À Piastres\nWhere: 3908 boulevard St-Laurent\nWhat: "Play pinball. Drink."\nView this post on Instagram Tonight we crown a new pinball champ. The ultimate prize: kissing the bird. . C’est le tournoi de pinball mensuel! Le grand prix? Embrasser l'oiseau. . #kissthebird #1infun #northstarpinball #monthlytournament #montreal #playpinball #lamain #plateaumontroyal #mtlmoments #dabird #putabirdonit #pinball #themunsters #sternpinball #sternarmy #ifpapinball A post shared by North Star Machines à Piastres (@northstarpinball) on Feb 6, 2019 at 4:16pm PST\nCheck them out here!\nPub Le Sainte-Élisabeth\nWhere: 1412 rue Sainte-Élisabeth\nWhat: Though the pub has a notable selection of beers, its most attractive feature is its stunning courtyard.\nView this post on Instagram SPRING IN MTL ☘️ On y est pas encore (voire pas du tout) mais ça s’en vient! Hâte de reprendre les afterworks en terrasse 🤤 Bonne journée et bonne semaine la gang! #chill #mtl #bonplan #bonnesadresses #mtligers #summer #spring #tbt #cheers A post shared by Ananas rising🍍 (@chelle_stories) on May 14, 2019 at 4:56am PDT\nCheck them out here!\nBOHO\nWhere: 436 rueSt François-Xavier\nWhat: BOHO represents the very best of summer with popsicle cocktails and Americana feel.\nView this post on Instagram Tuesday Nights in Old Mlt 💜 @boho_mtl #bohomtl #boho #bohostyle #bohochic #bohodecor #miami #artdeco #artbasel #bar #speakeasy #cocktails #goodvibes #goodtimes #montreal #vieuxmontreal #oldmontreal #mtl #blogger #bloggerstyle #bloggerslife #love #❤️ A post shared by Cocktail Bar & Kitchen (@boho_mtl) on May 14, 2019 at 1:33pm PDT\nCheck them out here!\nA Bar Le A\nWhere: 213 rue Rachel E.\nWhat: "The most discreet bar of the Plateau. A well kept secret." Blink and you might miss it, but catch it and you'll be forever grateful.\nView this post on Instagram #booze #selection A post shared by Offer 🎓🔭📚🎶🍺🏃🏊🚴 (@le_mangeur_urbain) on Oct 23, 2016 at 8:30pm PDT\nCheck them out here!\nBig In Japan Bar\nWhere: 4175 boulevard St-Laurent\nWhat: If you buy a bottle of whiskey, they'll write your name on it, hang it from the ceiling, and give you one year to finish it.\nView this post on Instagram I hate the word ‘vibe’ but ‘atmosphere’ or ‘ambiance’ don’t really have the same effect. Nevertheless, the ‘vibe’ was ON POINT. A post shared by No More Food In NY (@akisfat100) on Mar 31, 2019 at 6:05am PDT\nCheck them out here!\nAtwater Cocktail Club\nWhere: 512 avenue Atwater\nWhat: A "back-alley bar serving specialty cocktails and snacks in a speakeasy/French Disco inspired ambiance."\nView this post on Instagram ———> 🍹 <——— A post shared by Atwater Cocktail Club (@atwatercocktailclub) on May 10, 2019 at 2:23pm PDT\nCheck them out here!\nGokudo\nWhere: 630 rue Cathcart\nWhat: "Located in the centre of Montreal, Gokudo (Japanese for 'a path; destinty') is a secret Japanese cocktail bar."\nView this post on Instagram Take it easy this Tuesday night ... come slip on a nice cocktail #speakeasy A post shared by Gokudo (@gokudo_mtl) on Nov 27, 2018 at 1:24pm PST\nCheck them out here!\nTaverne Dominion Square\nWhere: 1243 rue Metcalfe\nWhat: The tavern has a long and storied history dating to 1927. A nightlife mainstay of the roaring 20s, it later became the "premier gay bar of the metropolis."\nView this post on Instagram #tbt to @tavernesquaredominion to celebrate @alexwarnement #montreal A post shared by Andrew Schisler (@thaschiz) on Apr 4, 2019 at 12:07pm PDT\nCheck them out here!\nBar Palco\nWhere: 4019 rue Wellington\nWhat: Palco calls istself is a reflection of the diversity of the Verdun borough.\nView this post on Instagram C'est vendredi, venez célébrer le weekend avec nous! 💃🏼 @barpalco • It's friday! Come celebrate the weekend with us! 💃🏼 @barpalco . . . . . #barpalco #cocktails #mtl #mtlmoments #verdun #verdunluv #friday #drinks #mixology #mojito #fun #bar #drunk #mtlresto #barlife #alcohol A post shared by Bar Palco (@barpalco) on Feb 9, 2018 at 1:01pm PST\nCheck them out here!\nSparrow\nWhere: 5322 boulevard St-Laurent\nWhat: "A true gem in the city. It’s a small sit down bar with great cocktails and food. Would highly recommend for those you like a somewhat quite place to chat while enjoying hand crafted cocktails and some great bites," wrote one Google Reviewer.\nView this post on Instagram Le brunch est servi ce matin de 10am à 3pm Brunch will be served this morning from 10am to 3pm A post shared by The Sparrow/Le Moineau (@thesparrowbar) on Oct 13, 2018 at 7:59am PDT\nCheck them out here!\nLe Majestique\nWhere: 4105 boulevard St-Laurent\nWhat: Le Majestque is an ecclectic yet romantic bar tucked away on St-Laurent.\nView this post on Instagram A post shared by Resto Bar Le Majestique (@lemajestique) on Jan 26, 2017 at 4:15pm PST\nCheck them out here!\nBord'Elle\nWhere: 390 rue St-Jacques\nWhat: "Imagine entering a venue that has three distinct spaces inspired by the 1920s that will make you feel as if you have traveled back to a time of great prestige. Every space was carefully designed to bring an air of exclusivity and a definitive sense of sophistication."\nView this post on Instagram Raise your hands if you’re ready for the weekend! 🎊🙌🙌🙌🥂 A post shared by Bord'Elle (@bordellemtl) on Jan 5, 2019 at 5:34am PST\nCheck them out here!\nTerrasse St-Ambroise\nWhere: 5080 rue St-Ambroise\nWhat: "Located along the Lachine Canal, the St-Ambroise Terrasse is an ideal place to rest your feet after a day of biking, roller skating, running or walking." "What is better than getting together with friends around fresh beer, food and beautiful scenery!"\nView this post on Instagram Summer is here . . . . . #summer #hot #terrasse #city #sudouest #sainthenri #sunny #sunnyday #may #itstheseason #freshbeer #beer #food #urbanlife #drinklocal #mtl #mtlblogger #mtllife A post shared by Terrasse St-Ambroise 🍻 (@terrasse_stambroise) on May 5, 2019 at 4:41pm PDT\nCheck them out here!\nBar Le Mal Nécessaire\nWhere: 1106B boulevard St-Laurent\nWhat: A Cantonese Tiki bar in Montreal's Chinatown.\nView this post on Instagram Front row seats A post shared by Le Mal Nécessaire (@lemalnecessaire) on Sep 17, 2018 at 4:43pm PDT\nCheck them out here!\nHappy bar hopping, Montreal!