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Where to find Montreal-style subs? (split from Ontario board)

duckdown Feb 10, 2010 11:15 AM

yeah, where are those subs in Montreal? I'm there the week of May 8th for UFC

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    eatravel Feb 10, 2010 11:31 AM

    You can get the subs at any local greasy spoon or pizza joint. Two places in old Montreal - "Louigi's" (quotation marks intentional) and McGill Plaza Restaurant, both at McGill and St-Maurice. The McGill Ghetto classics Mamma's Pizza and Alto's serves them too. Lafleurs has them as well. They're everywhere, yet never get much play here in Toronto.

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      westaust Feb 10, 2010 11:51 AM

      As far as I remember, Lafleurs doesn't offers any subs, only burgers and hot dogs.

      Manzo's is the place, otherwise, i like those from New System BBQ on Notre Dame or George le roi du sous-marin in Ville St-Pierre

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      C70 Feb 10, 2010 11:42 AM

      manzo in Lasalle, or if you need to stay downtown, Angela's pizzeria on deMaisonneuve.

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        kpzoo Feb 10, 2010 11:54 AM

        Agreed - if you have a car, Manzo is worth a trip:

        http://www.manzopizza.com/

      2. duckdown Feb 10, 2010 01:48 PM

        Hey all, I'm right downtown across from the Bell Center; in the hotel beside Le Queue de Cheval (Le Hotel Crystal) so Old Montreal probably wont be happening

        LaFleur's is great for a Torontonian like me but I'm pretty sure it's just steamies & poutines

        Anyone know of one of these sub places right in the downtown core, like around Crescent & Renee Levesque?

        cheers!

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          C70 Feb 10, 2010 01:54 PM

          order delivery from angela's, 514-933-2000. they are the nearest to you, and your best bet for that style of sub downtown.

          or, walk! it's 2 blocks north, 4 blocks west.

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            duckdown Feb 10, 2010 03:27 PM

            Thanks C70,will check them out!

            cheers

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          BLM Feb 10, 2010 01:57 PM

          What's Montreal-style sub(if there's such a thing)?

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            Evilbanana11 Feb 10, 2010 02:51 PM

            Pendeli's pizza makes a good sub. Very generous.

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              JadeMyst Feb 10, 2010 04:22 PM

              Perhaps you're thinking of the Italian subs Montreal-style like Momesso's

              Here's a thread that mentions Momesso --514) 484-0005 - 5562 Ch Upper-Lachine, Montreal, QC H4A2A7, CA and some other sandwich places

              http://chowhound.chow.com/topics/664590

              1. duckdown Feb 10, 2010 06:22 PM

                the reason this thread makes no sense in my original post is because this was split from an Ontario board conversation where someone describes the sub specifically

                please click here :

                http://chowhound.chow.com/topics/686969

                thanks

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                  BLM Feb 10, 2010 06:49 PM

                  Thanks, now I understand. I didn't know it was a Montreal specific thing.

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                    hala Feb 11, 2010 05:14 AM

                    i thought that was just a toasted philly cheesesteak.

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                      mainsqueeze Feb 11, 2010 08:17 AM

                      Gasp! Totally different animal.

                      I have to admit I occasionally like to order a steak and mushroom sub from Jimmy's on Hochelaga. They come on crappy bread, and are topped with mixed dried herbs, bottled salad dressing, melted cheese (they same that goes on their pizza), and (usually unripe) tomatoes. Sure it hits the spot when you're in the mood.

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                    kpaxonite Feb 11, 2010 04:18 AM

                    altos sells that and delievers anywhere in the plateau or downtown

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