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3895 Saint-Laurent Blvd | North of rue Prince-Arthur, Montreal, Quebec H2W 1X9, Canada
+1 514-842-4813
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good31%
  • Average15%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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Canadian, Delicatessen
3895 Saint-Laurent Blvd | North of rue Prince-Arthur, Montreal, Quebec H2W 1X9, Canada
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

If you are in Montreal you have to visit this place. Best smoked meat in the City! Juicy, tasty, unforgotable! Delicious!

Thank Bartłomiej P
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Stumbled on this place on monday..and absolutely loved it..food is fantastic but the service and shared tables really add to the experience..just had to return today before we left montreal!

Thank mary k
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile

Everything you hope you’ll get and more. It was a great value, and the food was INSANELY good! A must.

Thank DougandMichelle
Reviewed 2 days ago

A montreal institution maybe just because it IS a Montreal institution. It's a puzzle for me. You know you'll stand in line and be wedged in like a sardine but you expect great food and THAT didn't happen. Perhaps they mistakenly gave us the "lean"...More

Thank davidrsc0tt
Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

Schwartz’s is a Montreal institution. The only problem is that there is always a long lineup regardless of the time of day. Luckily, they have opened up a store right next door with a takeout counter. Although the menu in the takeout store is very...More

Thank alpaalpa
Reviewed 4 days ago

Very good Smoked meet sandwich. I saved time by going to the take out counter instead of waiting in the long line. The sandwich was smaller than I expected (which was good though). Definitely a must try when in Montreal.

Thank Donny N
Reviewed 4 days ago

Excellent smoked meat...large platter is good for two. Soft Drinks and fries overpriced. Best value is the smoked meat....yumm

Thank viper61
Reviewed 4 days ago

Smoked meat (aka pastrami in the US) is a big deal in Montréal and deserves to be. Schwartz's version of it is very lean, unlike the fatty, almost greasy, New York versions. (It could almost be good for you, though probably not as a steady...More

Thank Paul C
Reviewed 5 days ago

Not wheelchair accessible. Great camaraderie and lots of noise. Excellent steak, smoked meat, carnatzels, dills, sour dills and fries. Other meats include different salamis, Stuffed chicken, etc. Lots of customers, line ups too. Decor old style Deli stools and counter, and small tables pushed together...More

Thank sydneydonnab
Reviewed 5 days ago

The smoked meat sandwich, a cross between corn beef and smoked brisket was very good and the serving generous. We recommend getting a pickle too, The space in the sandwich shop is cramped and there is usually a wait. There is a separate entrance for...More

Thank 505ciki
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24 November 2015|
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Response from John S | Reviewed this property |
It's about 3km or a 30 minute walk.
24 November 2015|
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Response from John S | Reviewed this property |
It's about 3km or a 30 minute walk
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2 March 2015|
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Response from Muddlerman | Reviewed this property |
Like what is said above just order a big or small plate medium fat without the rye bread. Add a couple of pickles , hot banana peppers and fries and your on your way. Hell of a cholesterol/salt rush but you can spoil... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Canadian, Delicatessen
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Kids, Child-friendly, Local cuisine
Open Hours
10:30 - 00:30
10:30 - 00:30
10:30 - 00:30
10:30 - 00:30
10:30 - 00:30
10:30 - 01:30
10:30 - 02:30
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3895 Saint-Laurent Blvd | North of rue Prince-Arthur, Montreal, Quebec H2W 1X9, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Quebec  >  Montreal>  > Le Plateau Mont-Royal
  • Neighbourhood: Le Plateau Mont-Royal
  • Phone Number: +1 514-842-4813
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