West-Islanders may have a lot of struggles, but they also have some of the best restaurants. Who cares that it takes an hour to get downtown when you have all that you really need right here? While there are countless restaurants all over the West Island that are worth mentioning, here are 15 restaurants in the area that you absolutely have to try:\n1. Jukebox Burgers\n11798 Rue de Sallabary\nTheir Facbook Page\nThis 50's styled diner is the place to go. While they have an array of dishes, including Mac & Cheese, hot dogs, and poutine, their burgers are definitely their signature. From classics to extraordinary combinations like a poutine burger, the Hat Trick or a Hulk burger, Jukebox Burgers has got it all. Even vegetarians want to try these amazing burgers, which is why they offer vegetarian patties! What's there not to love?\n2. Famiglia\n2871 St. Charles Blvd\nTheir Facebook Page\nThe struggle to find authentic Italian food in the West Island is real, but this restaurant is so great that you would never be able to tell. Their pasta and the pizza taste like your Nonna made them, it's that good. When you add that to a homely environment, how could you not come give it a try?\n3. The Keg\n6815 Trans Canada Highway\nTheir Facebook Page\nThis Steakhouse will surely make any meat lover's mouth water. From steak to ribs to burgers, and amazing desserts, you surely won't be disappointed.\nPhoto Cred - Restaurant Boustan\n4. Boustan\n3980 St-Jean\nTheir Facebook Page\nIf you're into Middle Eastern food, then this is no doubt the best place to go. From shawarma to falafel, from arayess to taboule, they've got your fix on everything you need. Plus, you can have it delivered to your door everyday until 4 A.M! Who wouldn't love that?\n5. Carambola\n72 Rue Cameron\nFacebook Page\nYes, even if you live in Hudson, there's the perfect Bistro for you! Their fusion of international foods will blow you away.Where else would you be able to get a lobster poutine, anyways?\n6. Guaca & Molé\n11598 Rue de Sallabary\nFacebook Page\nNot only do they have amazing Mexican food, but they also have Montreal's widest selection of tequila. Shall I guess where you'll be spending your next happy hour?\n7. Vivaldi\n13071 Boulevard Gouin Ouest\nFacebook Page\nThis lovable Italian restaurant has a vibe that anyone will love. Are you having a family get together? Why don't you get together here? Are you on a date? Why don't you Lady & The Tramp it up and have some amazing spaghetti? The possibilities are endless.\n8. L’Académie\n6321 Trans Canada Highway\nFacebook Page\nL'Académie has always been unique. While serving both Italian and French dishes, this restaurant has brought an individuality to the city like no other restaurant ever has. With great food, service, and atmosphere, why wouldn't you go?\nPhoto Cred - Riccardo's Restaurant\n9. Riccardo's\n4071 St Jean\nFacebook Page\nThis Italian restaurant is one of the best Italian restaurants there is. The place is family-run, which means that you'll certainly be treated like one of them. Plus, you'll be treated to some excellent food for a reasonable price.\n10. Chef Akbar\n15742 Pierrefonds Boulevard\nFacebook Page\nThis comfortable Indian restaurant is definitely a place to add to your list of favourites. Their fresh and authentic food is full of flavour. If you're a vegan, don't worry! Chef Akbar has got your fix of delicious vegan options.\n11. Masaya\n10500 Gouin Ouest\nFacebook Page\nThis Middle Eastern restaurant is the place to go if you want to party. This is perfect for us West Islanders, because there aren't many places to go. With great food, a seating capacity of approximately 140 people, and a dance floor, what are you waiting for?\n12. Le Bocage\n479 Beaconsfield Boulevard\nFacebook Page\nLe Bocage is unique. This is the only restaurant in the entirety of the West Island that serves a fusion of Mediterranean and Southern French food. Who wouldn't want to try this amazing combination?\n13. Le Gourmand\n42 Rue St. Anne, Pointe Claire\nFacebook Page\nThis restaurant has food that almost anyone can enjoy. They serve Cajun, Creole, and French foods that will blow you away. This is fine dining that you won't want to miss out on.\nPhoto Cred - Josephmallozzi\n14. Smoke Meat Pete\n283 1ere Avenue, Ile Perrot\nFacebook Page\nLive Blues music and great food? What could be better?\n15. Les 3 Maria\n4886 Boulevard Des Sources\nFacebook Page\nThis is the place to go for authentic Portuguese cuisine. With classics like grilled meats and seafood, and an inviting atmosphere, you can't help but enjoy yourself there.\nAre your taste buds tingling in excitement? Then what are you waiting for? Head on over to one of these amazing restaurants now!