A new coffee shop opened in heritage Old Montreal digs yesterday. Café Tommy, from Santos and Dolcetto & Co. owner Thomas Vernis (Tomahawk Group), occupies the former Exchange Bank, British Empire Building at Notre-Dame, corner Saint-François-Xavier. Über-designer Zébulon Perron has given the landmark quite the makeover—see below. The café is now serving your favourite coffee drinks and apéritifs.
Status: Café Tommy, 200-210 rue Notre-Dame Ouest, (514) 903-8669, certified open.