Gastronomy

The best brunch spots in Montreal

There’s nothing like starting off the weekend by brunching with friends or family. LUXE has selected its favourite spots. Take note! 1.Maison Boulud The Ritz-Carlton’s restaurant is a must for people looking to have a good meal in a beautiful…

M. Mme.: a gourmet wine bar with a unique concept

M. Mme.: a gourmet wine bar with a unique concept

Text: Diane Stehlé In operation for the past year on Laurier West Avenue, the M. Mme restaurant and wine bar is reinventing the relationship between food and wine: here, the choice of wine ceases to be driven by the choice of food. Chef…

Fine dining in Montreal and Quebec

We eat well in Montreal, and throughout Quebec. The range of possibilities is impressive, with more than 6,000 restaurants in Montreal alone. But what about high-end fine dining? Compared to Europe, or even closer to New York or Chicago, which…

A Multisensory Experience

A Multisensory Experience

A bistro, a bar and an underground forest that turns into a nightclub: Le Soubois invites lovers of good cheer and festive music to a multisensory experience in this unusual fairyland setting, right in the heart of downtown Montréal. We…

Daniel Boulud, the Frenchest Chef in America

Daniel Boulud, the Frenchest Chef in America

Daniel Boulud comes from a village near Lyons in France. Today he heads a gastronomic empire that includes seven restaurants in New York (including DANIEL, with a star in the Guide Michelin) and a number of other establishments around the…

Bruno – Like Father, Like Sons

Bruno – Like Father, Like Sons

At the end of an alley in a little village in Provence named Lorgues sits a flower of French gastronomy: Chez Bruno. This world-renowned restaurant has been specializing in truffles for 35 years. Its success is due to its founder, Clément…

Ferreira Café: Ready for 20 more years!

Ferreira Café: Ready for 20 more years!

As Ferreira Café gets ready to celebrate its twentieth anniversary next year, Carlos Ferreira, owner of the famed Portuguese restaurant, and his daughter Sandra, the COO, have called on designer Pascal Vaillancourt of the architectural firm Provencher Roy to modernize…

Innovative Japanese-Inspired Restaurants

Innovative Japanese-Inspired Restaurants

When restaurant specialists partnered with personalities from Montréal nightlife, they created two ultra trendy restaurants that are rapidly making a place for themselves in the hearts of gourmets. Welcome Flyjinand Jatoba! Flyjin: two restaurants in one A dynamic team, a…