The Best Local Shopping Spots in Montreal

The month’s salary burning in your pockets? Itching to get gifts for friends and family? Curious to find the very best stores, bookshops and markets in Montreal? Is browsing your number one hobby? We understand, and so do our locals, who have their own favorite hidden gems, top picks for when nothing but a bit of window (or actual) shopping will do the trick. Check out their recommended local shops and never fall in a tourist trap again.

Atom Heart – Music sweet music

Atom Heart – Music sweet music

Image by Atom Heart

“Atom Heart” is one of the last hubs of music in Montreal. This record store has been around since ’99, so all the DJs like myself know what’s on offer…

Full Article by Jeremy Petrus

Drawn and Quarterly – Food for thoughts

Drawn and Quarterly – Food for thoughts

Image by Jason Grimmer

“Drawn and Quarterly” in Montreal is now a world-famous bookstore specialized in classic and contemporary comics. Coming here, my addiction comes out…

Full Article by Jeremy Petrus

Encore Books and Records – Vintage for value

Encore Books and Records – Vintage for value

Image by Dasilva Arthur

“Encore Books and Records” in Montreal has great, helpful staff and is very well organised — not often the case in vintage stores like this one!

Full Article by Dasilva Arthur

Frenco – Eat in bulk

Frenco – Eat in bulk

Image by Julie Gauthier

“Frenco” is a little neighborhood grocery store that has existed in Montreal for over 40 years! It offers a wide variety of products in bulk — zero waste!

Full Article by Julie Gauthier

Galerie C.O.A – Colorful art spot

Galerie C.O.A – Colorful art spot

Image by Jeremie Gerhardt

“Galerie C.O.A” Montreal is just one of my favorite places & galleries to see art on the line between Sherbrook & Saint-Laurent streets and Little Italy…

Full Article by Jérémie Gerhardt

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