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Hidden gems on Montreal's West Island

Much talk here focuses on the downtown core. I was wondering if foodies had any secret gems to share - restos, grocers, you name it so long as it's food oriented - on the west island.

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  1. Hiya, here are some past threads you may want to peek at if you haven't already:

    West Island gems
    http://chowhound.chow.com/topics/641819

    West Island Best Kept Secrets
    http://chowhound.chow.com/topics/635543

    West Island Restaurants
    http://chowhound.chow.com/topics/551526

    Shahi Palace Report
    http://chowhound.chow.com/topics/539269

    Petit Munich in West Island
    http://chowhound.chow.com/topics/633724

    Restaurants in Dollard des Ormeaux/Pointe Claire
    http://chowhound.chow.com/topics/515768

    My personal faves: Dejeuner Cosmopolitain in Pointe-Claire for brunch, Shahi Palace in Pierrefonds for channa bhatura and balti dishes, and Bardeco in Lachine for their veggie pizza.

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    1. re: kpzoo

      Unfortunately Petit Munich is no longer, a great shame since the German friend I went with said it was a little taste of home. Another place I like on Des Sources is Caribbean Tasty Treats, which I swear has the best Jamaican food in town. I've been with two Jamaican friends who can confirm this.

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        1. montreal hot-dog station on pierrefonds is so underrated

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          1. re: bobertdeniro

            Agreed, they have an awesome poutine sauce. If it's "canned" then it's not like anything I've tasted anywhere else.

          2. I recently noticed a new restaurant pop up right across the street from the Pierrefonds Loblaws, called Annie's Special. Curious name and can't find anything about it on the web.

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