Montreal Journals

Little bit of Europe in N.America

An August 2002 trip to Montreal by Polarbearswife

Mount royal view Photo, Montreal, Quebec More Photos
Quote: All the fun and flavour of France, just around the corner. One of the big-city jewels of North America.

Little bit of Europe in N.America

Overview

Mount royal view Photo, Montreal, Quebec
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From a stroll through the cobblestone steets of the old port to the fantastic city views from atop Mount Royal, the city's namesake, this little French city is a jewel. No matter what time of year you plan on visting, there is always something going on, from the festivals, like Montreal's Jazz Festival, Montreal's Hi-Lights Festival, and the Comedyfest, to Montreal's Air Canada Grand Prix.Quick Tips: The local free paper (The Mirror), which comes out each Thursday, offers a great listing of local events every week--everything from big festival guides to restaurant reviews and all sorts of helpful info. Best Way To Get Around: Your best bet is Montreal's transit system; with it...Read More

Hard Rock Cafe

Restaurant

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This is not your average Hard Rock--this place kicks, and the French flavour of Montreal shows through the American food. On Friday and Saturday nights, the main floor is transformed into one of the city's hottest dance clubs, especially during the hot summer festival season. It's party central the second weekend of June (Air Canada F1 Grand Prix) and well worth a look. The service is exceptional, and the food is traditional American fare.

Member Rating 4 out of 5 on February 1, 2005

Hard Rock Cafe
1458 rue Crescent Street
Montreal, Quebec H3G 2B6
(514) 987-1420