The heart of Quebec's culture and arts
The strategic location of Plateau Mont-Royal with its proximity to the biggest universities of Quebec, Montreal's business center, as well as its night life, attracts professionals, artists and students.
Plateau Mont-Royal is considered by many to be one of the trendiest neighbourhoods in North America – the place to get together with friends. Culture and the arts are an integral part of its makeup.
The main thoroughfares are:
- Mount Royal Avenue
- St. Laurent Boulevard
- St. Denis Street
You’ll find a variety of trendy restaurants, clothing stores, and boutiques along with bakeries and delicatessens. A few suggestions:
- Stroll along these typically Montreal streets
- Browse through its book stores
- Study in one of its cafés
- Shop in a bakery or corner fruit store
The Plateau is also a residential neighbourhood with a population of more than 100,000, making it the most densely populated area of Montreal. Its vitality attracts many artists, and its proximity to downtown and numerous green spaces make it a highly sought after place to live.