Students have descended on downtown Montreal as university classes resume, and many will need sustenance beyond a can of Red Bull to keep up their study habits. Out of Montreal’s four main universities, Concordia students are blessed with the biggest selection of places to eat and drink close to campus. But the downside is that many of the options around are just passable — chains with a focus on getting the masses in and out, fast.
But there’s some great bets: here are 20 diverse spots to grab an affordable lunches, dinners, or just a decent coffee around the downtown campus (sometimes known as the Sir George Williams, or SGW campus) — without going anywhere east of Drummond, west of Fort, north of Sherbrooke, or south of Rene-Levesque.
Looking to eat somewhere around McGill University? That campus guide is over here. Looking for a good café for study? That one’s covered too.Read More