Rosemont is a veritable mixed bag for eating — it doesn’t have a clear personality, like the international range of Côte-des-Neiges, or a dominant trait like Hochelaga’s plethora of French bistros.
Instead, it feels like a meeting place for a host of different culinary vibes of the neighbourhoods surrounding it. Régine’s enormously popular brunches feel like they could have teleported from the Plateau, restaurant Awkwaba somehow manages to pull off an effortless combo of Greek and African cuisine, and Portugese spot Casa Vinho gets all the classics right.
Many of Rosemont’s eateries are clustered on Beaubien Street, especially on the west side — eastern Rosemont is pretty darn residential. There are a few more in commercial pockets on Masson, and to a lesser extent, St-Zotique.
Looking for places to eat west of Papineau? A separate guide to La Petite-Patrie covers those.Read More