10 Cool Rooftops to Hangout at in Montreal

Having an obsession to have a drink with a view, Montrealers can go to any length to enjoy one. Blame it to the long harsh winters that don’t let people have much of outdoor time. So as soon as the first blossom of spring pops people are found hanging on the terraces for early breakfast, brunches, dinner, and late night drinks!

Here is the compilation of ten cool rooftops to hangout in the city.

Nacarat

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Situated at the third floor of the renovated Fairmount Queen Elizabeth Hotel Nacarat is a great place with a city’s view. Not only this, but the wide ranged twenty eight paged menu is offers quite promising drinks. Ranging from spicy to sweet, to sour to bitter – Ask for it, and they have it!

 

Marcus

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The very famous Four Seasons Hotel promises a very posh bar to accommodate almost hundred people at a time. Brimmed with finest collection of wines and drinks this new venture has a spectacular architecture. 

 

Terrasse William Gray

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This old promising place is generally so packed that one has to have a fight of tooth and nail to get a seat on the Old Port’s William Gray Terrasse.  A lot of people breathed a sigh of relief echoed when the Perché Bar-Terrasse on the hotel’s fourth floor rooftop opened.

 

Hotel Bonaventure

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What else one can ask for when you have pool on a roof top? Doesn’t really matter if you can take a dip or not, just put your feet in and enjoy! This amazing rooftop spot offers a pond view to kill the heat building inside. Apart from the water reserve it has a lush green rooftop that gives a sensational feel at the night.

 

Terrasse Place D’Armes

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One of the busiest places at the Old port, this rooftop offers amazing burgers and mushroom ravioli. The Fridays and Thursdays are generally jam packed especially in the 5-7 pm happy hour! If you hit in, don’t forget to try their raspberry mojito and caeser salad. 

 

Terrasse sur L’Auberge

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This amazing place gives a beautiful view across the Saint Lawrence River. The overlooking view of the blue water stream is the main draw of this rooftop bar and restaurant. The pitchers of Sangria couples the enjoyment of this rooftop!

SIX Resto Lounge

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Situated at the top of Hyatts, Six offers a prime view of all the happening summer festivals. Get to experience firsthand outdoor International Festival, that too for free!

 

AIR Rooftop Terrace

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This heated and covered patio atop the Renaissance Montreal Downtown Hotel is one of the rare rooftop bars. The terrace temperatures here are never too chilly for their mojito or too hot for their pulled pork poutine. You may also take a plunge at the pool strip.

 

Blvd44 / Hotel 10

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this open-air rooftop address connected to the boutique hotel Hotel 10 is one of the more exclusive clubbing locations in its immediate area. It also affords a spacious outdoor area where you can take in a view.

 

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6 Terraces to Visit This Summer

Summer lovin’

Montreal is home to countless terraces, perfect for any summer outing. Whether it be brunch, drinks, lunch, or dinner, the city’s abundance of patios and rooftops are always a good excuse to enjoy a sunny day and some good food with your friends. When the sun finally does come back out (and we swear it will), celebrate by trying one of these 7 Old Port great terraces.

 

Terasse Nelligan

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A Montreal summer classic – just ask any local.

 

Chez Eric

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One of Montreal’s hidden gems, this patio is surrounded by gorgeous greenery.

 

Terasse Place D’Armes

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This terrasse is Montreal’s hot summer spot for rooftop drinks.

 

Terasse Bonsecours

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Hangout port-side on Terrasse Bonsecours’ rooftop.

 

Scena

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As one of Montreal’s hippest terrasses, this french eatery will have you coming back time and time again.

 

Terrasse Sur L’Auberge

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This Old Port venue is bumpin’ from day to night. With a great brunch and rooftop patio, this is the perfect spot for your next Sunday brunch/mimosas.

 

Six Resto Lounge

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This hotel lounge’s stylish rooftop makes it an ideal spot to hangout this summer.

 

Did we miss your favorite Old Montreal spot? Let us know in the comment section below.