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Rue Ste.-Catherine

at Westmount, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
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Ranked #19 of 233 attractions in Montreal
Type: Landmarks/ Points of Interest, Neighborhoods
Activities: Shopping, Dining
Fee: No
Recommended length of visit: More than 3 hours
Traveler Description: Ste-Catherine Street is divided in two parts by St-Laurent Boulevard: East and West. The intersection of those two important streets is not the... more »
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Toronto, Canada
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481 reviews 481 reviews
203 attraction reviews
320 helpful votes 320 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2014 NEW

Rue Ste. Catherine is the "hub" of Montreal. No where else in the city will you find the same variety - and amount - of stores, restaurants, bars and even strip clubs. There really is something for everyone and it's worth visiting both during the day and later at night when the street takes on a completely different personality.

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Atlanta, Georgia
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36 reviews 36 reviews
6 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 11, 2014 NEW

Everything is located on Rue St. Catherine. This street in Old Montreal has some of everything, name brand retail, trendy restaurants, plenty of metro stations, entertainment, etc. I always try to lodge at a hotel very near St. Catherine when I visit Montreal.

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Boston, Massachusetts
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76 reviews 76 reviews
21 attraction reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 10, 2014

The last time I went and visited St. Catherine's Street, I spent a good deal of time there during the day shopping and had some good food along the way. Once the sun goes down, this street transforms into a completely different place where the neon signs advertising the various clubs and venues. Make sure to see both facets of... More

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Montreal, Canada
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2014

Great for 3-Brasseurs Bar. or Restaurants. Plenty of night life around here! you can find anything!!

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Miami, Florida
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13 reviews 13 reviews
9 attraction reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2014

I was told to visit St. Catherine's St. but it turns out to be nothing more than a giant mall but on both sides of a street. With an even bigger mall underground. Prices are higher than the same stuff in the states so really nothing to see or shop for. Spent more time sitting in coffee shops people watching... More

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Mississauga, Canada
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4 reviews 4 reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2014

Amazing in the summer, full of tourists and people excited to enjoy the city. Good for year round shopping, food, fun & excitement.

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Calgary, Canada
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21 reviews 21 reviews
8 attraction reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 4, 2014

Always a must hit when going to Montreal. Accessible from the underground city and with lots of great shopping, always a great spot to hit up. Anyone from outside of Quebec needs to spend some time in Simons, by far, my favorite department store (on a side note, so happy they are branching out of La Belle Province). On the... More

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Fort St. James, Canada
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25 reviews 25 reviews
9 attraction reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 30, 2014

Great for people watching and the shopping was a wonderful mixture of high to low end stores. Something for everyone!

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Toronto, Canada
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29 reviews 29 reviews
18 attraction reviews
20 helpful votes 20 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 20, 2014

Even in the cold temperatures we braved walking on this historical street. There is shopping for everyone, super trendy and hot fashions! Lots of places to eat especially in the underground city. Very safe, busy...traffic is pretty good at watching for pedestrians. Super place for people watching. A little something for everyone.

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Thunder Bay, Canada
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7 reviews 7 reviews
5 attraction reviews
35 helpful votes 35 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 15, 2014

This was a favorite of both my husbands and mine. It was so close to our hotel and the shopping was wonderful. I managed to find a few treats for myself that I am very happy with. Everything you are looking for can be found on this street.

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