Finally, you should know that you can get poutine all over Montreal. But the appeal of La Banquise is that they offer 25 different versions of poutine. Plus, it’s right around the corner from beautiful La Fontaine Park, in case you feel like walking off some calories after you stuff your face.
994 Rachel Street East, Montreal, H2J 2J3
No reservations. Long lines after bars close.
Average bill (before tax, tip and drinks) for 2 people: $20
Other Twitter recommendations for the best poutine in Montreal:
A tiny place. They add wine and chicken stock to the gravy.
4177 St-Laurent Blvd, Montreal, H2W 1Y7 (514) 844-0216
Your classic greasy spoon.
351 Laurier St East, Montréal, H2T 1G7, (514) 279-5173
Au Pied de Cochon
A fancy place that makes poutine with foie gras. Reservations required!
536 Duluth Ave East, Montréal, H2L 1A9, (514) 281-1114