Best Gluten-Free Restaurants in Montreal
When you are new to the city of Montreal and follow a specific diet pattern i.e. you keep your distance from gluten, where should you go eat? Luckily for you gluten-free lifestyle is becoming a much highlighted regimen throughout the world and Canada is not behind in this race. Whether you are a gluten intolerant or just want to cut gluten out to be healthier, I have put together a list of some best places for you to explore gluten-free options that are in your budget and taste great.
Mangiafoco in the Old Port is an amazing gamble for appealing wood-fired gluten-free pizza. This mozzarella bar has heaps of menu choices for those ensuing to eat a gluten-free diet. The staff makes it their mission to reduce the risk of cross contamination from the regular gluten pizzas. Make sure to exchange your demands to your servers about your condition and tell them to be a little extra careful. Try their burrata caprese and the margherita pizza which I bet you will not find anywhere in the city.
Located right in the center of downtown, mozzo is a great option for a luxury dinner or lunch -with family in a gluten-free way. They have a distinct and dedicated gluten-free menu and the staff have a lot of training and experiencing in preparing and serving the gluten free meals. There olives, truffle fries (fried in a dedicated fryer) and a salad are a real treat when enjoyed for lunch on the open patio.
This festive place serves Mexican fare and is an amazing option for a gluten-free meal in the Plateau area. The menu is simple with several appetizers, a few sides and about 7 taco options. Everything on their menu, except the desserts, is gluten-free. Start off with their guac and chips, followed by the fried cheese, fish and celeriac taco along with splash of margarita. Don’t forget to call ahead if you don’t wanna be the one waiting in the hall for too long for you table.
Mandy’s is a decadent salad restaurant that offers fresh salads, soups, juices, etc. Their concept combines clean eating and great taste in a stylish environment. As an astounding eating experience in the Downtown (Laurier or Westmount), Mandy’s serves up some best healthy gluten-free meals. All their salads and dressings can be made gluten-free except for the miso. They also have gluten-free snacks and juices. They take great pride in making a gluten-free salad starting with new bowls to clean utensils along with minimizing the risk of cross-contamination. If you are looking forward for delicious, healthy and gluten-free casual meal, Mandy’s is the perfect place.
With a single menu that is entirely gluten-free, Tacos Victor is your go-to place if you are a taco loving celiac patient. With 7 taco choices and 3 fresh juices, the restaurant is super casual, a takeout or eat at the counter type place. The tacos are very filling, with fries on top and will definitely make you come back for more. Go for their shrimp and vegetarian taco with mushrooms and lots of crispy fried cheese. This taco spot is definitely a try if you’re anywhere near St-Henri.
More and more Copper Branch restaurants have been popping up around the city. This chain of vegan fast food restaurants can make almost anything on their menu gluten-free. While there is a risk of cross-contamination, it is a much better bet than almost any other fast food options and much healthier as well. All of their menu is focused on whole foods and delicious vegan staples such as 4 veggie burger options (with an option for a gluten-free bun). Also try their vegan poutine with mushroom sauce and the Einstein Smoothie which will not only fulfil your hunger but also your appetite. The Bishop location is very nicely decorated and is a great place to sit and enjoy your meal, not a typical fast food environment.
Le Point Sans G
The only completely gluten-free food truck in Montreal, now has a small location on Papineau serving casual brunch, lunch and some delicious desserts. Their eggs, corn bread and avocado, cucumber & tomato salsa are a great treat for eyes and tummy. The owner is incredibly welcoming and helps around in ordering and compliling your gluten-free meal. Don’t forget to try their gluten-free cookies.
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