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Two days in Montreal

Discussion in 'Anything goes' started by trifectarich, Aug 2, 2013.

  1. trifectarich

    trifectarich Well-Known Member

    What do I want to see and do? A friend says I need to have lunch at Dunn's, but that's the extent of the personal recommendations I have. Is the old Jarry Park still there?
     
  2. Huggy

    Huggy Well-Known Member

    I recommend Dunn's on Metcalfe, Schwartz's is a great place too. I have never had a bad time at McLean's Irish Pub on Peel. Jarry Park is now a tennis facility where they hold the Montreal stop of the Canadian Open.
     
  3. If you're a "wanderer", stroll through "Old Montreal", down by the river
    Walk through McGill university campus -- beautiful with lots of history
    Walk up and around Mount Royal
     
  4. HC

    HC Well-Known Member

    Yes to all of the above. Also fun to wander down rue Prince-Arthur and choose one of the many restaurants. They all allow you to bring your own wine in if you like.
     
  5. Chef2

    Chef2 Well-Known Member

    Take in an Expos game at Olympic.
     
  6. azom

    azom Member

    I was just there at the end of June and Old Montreal/Mount Royal walks were by far the highlights. The botanical gardens by the Olympic Stadium was cool but a bit pricey.
     
  7. HanSenSE

    HanSenSE Well-Known Member

    Haven't been since 1990, but Old Montreal and the flea market are nice. A lot of the facilities from the Olympics are still up. Wasn't old Jarry Park converted for the tennis tournament? There was also a huge cathedreal downtown, if that's your thing.
     
  8. dooley_womack1

    dooley_womack1 Well-Known Member

    Groucho Marx lost his virginity to a hooker in Montreal.

    Carry on.
     
  9. Mystery Meat II

    Mystery Meat II Well-Known Member

    Well, getting screwed in Montreal is kind of a thing.

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  10. dooley_womack1

    dooley_womack1 Well-Known Member

    I wonder which Hebner twin did him in.
     
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