Iconic Dishes: Jewish Montreal, The Original Tour!

Duration: 3 1/2 hours

Location: Exploration and history of the surrounding neighbourhoods: Outremont, Mile-End and the Plateau

General Admission

$85 CAD

Explore the community behind some of Montreal’s most iconic dishes while learning about their deep roots in Montreal’s growth and history.

  • Delis, diners, bagel factories, class conflict, yiddish poetry and kibitzing.
  • This tour is a 1.8 mile (3km) guided walking tour. It finishes 3 kms (1.8 miles) from the start so it is best to take transit/taxi.
  • 8 Classic Jewish food establishments. This tour is a must for those that enjoy classic Jewish delights and history buffs.
  • Explore the community behind some of Montreal’s most iconic dishes while learning about their roots in Montreal’s growth and history.
  • We recommend children 12 yrs or older as the tour is information heavy and there is a lot of walking.
  • This tour runs from March 1-Oct 31st
  • Vegetarians can be accommodated on this tour, but it is not suitable for Gluten Free requirements. This tour is not Kosher.

What to Expect

Expect to get your exercise, this tour is a guided walking tour that is 1.8 miles (3 KM).

This tour ends far away from the start point so it is not recommended that you park.  Transit or taking a taxi would be best.

 

Get immersed in the food, Culture and history of Jewish Montreal.


Have questions? Here's the most frequently asked.

The food on the tour is not kosher.

Please be sure and let us know if you (or anyone in your group) has a dietary restriction (e.g. vegetarian, diabetic, allergy, etc.) when you purchase your tickets. As long as we know in advance, we can accommodate your needs, except those that are gluten-free.

We recommend that children be 12 yrs or older as the tour is information heavy and there is a lot of walking.

We walk 3 kilometres or 1.8 miles on this tour. We do it in the sun, the cold, the rain etc. You have to be able to walk this distance comfortably as well as keep up with the group. Since we have a lot to see, the pace can be quick. Please also come dressed appropriately for the weather and wearing comfortable footwear.

We finish 3 kilometers from where we started (1.8 mi). We suggest coming to and from the tour by transit or taxi for this reason.  There is paid parking close to the starting point and free parking if you are lucky. Details will be emailed to you once you book your tour.

We absolutely do! We can accommodate a variety of special requests (family reunions, Birthday parties, out of town guests, corporate, conventions, festivals, parades, grand openings and more).

Please call us at 514-812-2003 to discuss what type of event you would like to have.

Still have questions?   Visit our FAQ page to submit your own

We LOVED this tour. The food was delicious, and we loved the history Melissa gave us about the city. Montreal has such a rich cultural background. We had a wonderful time learning about the area, as well as eating such delicious food. Such a fun day. We highly recommend this tour.

Jessica C - Tripadvisor Review

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