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Where can I buy the best fresh shrimp in Montreal, preferably in the NDG area?

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  1. Can we buy much fresh shrimps(not previously frozen) in Montreal? Maybe not. What is the best shrimps available in the Montreal-area? From which part of the world, their size, fresh or frozen, farm or wild?

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    1. re: BLM

      The fishmonger on des Sources sells wild shrimp from Mexico, were they previously frozen? I don't know but probably. $20/lb though, I have yet to buy any, maybe this weekend. It sure beats the farmed stuff from Thailand.

      1. re: ios94

        It was probably frozen before(frozen shrimp can also be very good). I've seen Gulf of Mexico frozen shrimp for around $20/lb in Montreal.