Montreal, your burger game has come a long, long way. We may live in the age of izakayas and taquerias but look around — has there ever been a better time to love burgers in this city?
The climb to pinnacle burgerdom has been a slower creep than, say, the explosion of wine bars in Montreal but consider these 22 restaurants. Listed in geographical order, they cover every corner of the burger spectrum, from elevated diner burgers to brioche bun bistro burgers and Korean or Japanese fusion burgers. Some use Quebec-raised beef, some grind by hand, some make condiments from scratch, and some take customization to deranged, bewildering heights (note to burger joints everywhere: there is such a thing as too much choice, or too much meat). As a whole, they make Montreal a damn fine burger city. Enjoy — and sentimental fools take note: if it's the classics you're looking for, your iconic Montreal burgers are here.Read More