HOME > Chowhound > Quebec (inc. Montreal) >

Discussion

Oysters in Montreal

  • 8

I tried to do some searching but couldn't find a thread.

Where are your favorite places for Oysters in Montreal?

Places that specialize in them?

Thank you.

  1. Click to Upload a photo (10 MB limit)
Delete
  1. aqua mare at JTM has a nice oyster stall

    2 Replies
    1. re: catroast

      Nice tip. Thanks.

      What about restaurants?

      1. re: stevewag23

        I should add that their oyster counter has seating. They charge $2.25/oyster and have deals on a dozen and up. They also have "buck-a-shuck" oysters on occasion.

    2. I'm not really an aficionado, but i enjoy oysters once in a while. I've had them at Maestro SVP, Liverpool House/ Joe Beef, Icehouse, Le Filet, and Pizzeria Magpie, and have also seem them at Greasy Spoon. I imagine Garde Manger & the Bremner would do them too. These places vary a lot in fancy-ness, overall quality & atmosphere...as for places that really specialize in oysters, I would say Maestro. I'm sure there was a thread about oysters fairly recently; not sure why it's not coming up.

        1. I like to buy my own, and usually head for La Mer for my oysterish cravings...

          1. How about Marche 27 on Prince Arthur W.They always have 3 or 4 good choices.