It brings most of us back to our childhoods when our moms or grandma's would bake apple pie for Thanksgiving or Rosh Hashanah dinner and we'd be drooling until we finally got to sneak a little snitch while they weren't looking.
If you're looking for the best apple pies in the city to bring to your fall holiday dinners or just to treat yourself, these are definitely the places to go!
Why you should go: This spot is famous for their cakes and pies because they come in massive dome shapes and all their flavours are delicious! If you go for apple you can try their apple crumble or their apple crumble cheesecake.
Why you should go: Not only is the interior of this bakery so adorable they make some of the best pastries you'll ever eat! They do amazing things with seasonal fruit and usually offer an apple pie in the fall!
Why you should go: This pastry shop makes some of the most beautiful and delicious baked goods you'll every try like their croissants, macarons, eclairs and so much more! They also make an amazing apple tart that you absolutely have to try this fall.
Why you should go: This bakery has so many specialties it's almost crazy! They make everything so well that they keep people coming back for more every week. In the fall this bake shop makes an apple tart that will satisfy your sweet tooth!
Why you should go: This French-style bakery makes all kinds of amazing desserts that you're going to love! In the fall they make their apple rose pastry that will give you the apple pie fix you were looking for!
But we're also home to some killer bakeries. We embraced our French culture here and now there's tons of bakeries making all kinds of pastries from brioche to cakes to macarons to croissants!
You can basically find delicious croissants around any corner in Montreal but there's some that blow all the others out of the water. If you're in any of these Montreal boroughs, you've got to try one of these awesome croissants.
This cozy little bakery in the plateau is home to some amazing croissants. This shop is known for their high-end chocolate, but their pastries are also to die for. Pair a flaky almond croissant with a nice matcha latte or espresso!
This adorable French bakery makes probably the prettiest pastries in the city. It's the perfect place to stop in for a lazy Sunday morning breakfast while you enjoy a sweet croissant and a cozy cup of coffee!
This bakery makes classic Jewish fare and French baked goods that are perfect for any day of the week. They make some delicious foods like their shakshuka, schnitzel and of course perfectly airy croissants!
This cute French bakery makes all their breads, pastries and desserts fresh in the mornings and they place them on racks behind the counter where customers can pick and choose their favourites! Not only is their bread incredibly fresh and delicious, their croissants are so sweet and yummy I guarantee you'll be coming back every weekend.
This cute little bakeshop is located just above Parc La Fontaine and is the perfect place to stop and grab a delicious croissant on the way to the park. Their almond croissants are some of the best in the city!
I can honestly say that this bakery in Old Montreal makes THE best croissants in the city (in my opinion of course). The best kind is a mix of almond and chocolate that makes the yummiest, sweetest croissant you've ever tried. They also make these croissants that are not only stuffed with chocolate, but the outside is wrapped with chocolate as well!
This bustling bakery has both an area to sit down and enjoy a nice breakfast or a place to grab a pastry to go! Their pastries are seriously delicious including their delicious almond and chocolate croissants.
This cute little shop offers a huge variety of delicious baked goods and pastries to enjoy. The best thing is? You don't have to choose just one! For their high tea you can get a dainty platter of a wide selection of pastries from their rainbow butter balls, mini cupcakes, macarons, and of course, croissants!
This cute cafe makes a totally unique croissant that's actually bright red! It's a raspberry flavoured croissant and it looks seriously delicious. They also serve regular butter croissants, almond croissants and chocolate croissants.
This adorable bakery offers a ton of amazing pastries and baked goods that you need to try if you're ever in this area of the city. They make a chocolate croissant exploding with chocolate, a raspberry croissant, super sweet almond croissants and so much more!
This Saint Henri favourite is a must-visit the next time you're looking for a cute cafe. They have rows of old church pews to sit in and they make the most flaky, buttery croissants to go with your morning latte!
This adorable cafe in Saint Henri is one of my favourite to come to any day of the week. The decor is so simplistic and cute you'll want to spend your entire day here. You can enjoy a perfectly brewed cup of coffee and a flaky croissant on the side!
This adorable pastry shop is home to some delicious baked goods. They offer everything from cakes to tarts to eclairs to crispy croissants! Try either their butter croissant or their almond croissant for an amazing croissant experience.
The food trends in this city are getting seriously out of hand (in a good way). The restaurants in Montreal are constantly pushing the envelope and creating new and unique ways to enjoy our favourite foods.
Some of the flavours include chocolate fudge with bourbon, strawberry and rose with tequila, Swiss dark chocolate with bailey's, raspberry and white chocolate with raspberry vodka, chocolate and caramel with Hennessy and many more!
Unless we've got some raw cookie dough involved, that is. Raw cookie dough is my ultimate bae forever, and until now, I've been under the impression that you need to get down to New York to enjoy a cone of the world's greatest dessert.
But thanks to one Montreal dessert shop, we can now get a cone full of delicious cookie dough right here in the city.
D Liche Cupcakes (3964 St Denis St) is bringing cookie dough cones to Montreal, which means you can enjoy sweet, raw dough, right in the comfort of our own city!
Sounds like the best thing ever? You know it! Check out D Liche Cupcakes on Facebook for more information.