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Schwartz's

3895 Saint-Laurent Blvd | North of rue Prince-Arthur, Montreal, Quebec H2W 1X9, Canada
+1 514-842-4813
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  • Excellent47%
  • Very good31%
  • Average15%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible3%
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“sandwiches” (406 reviews)
“fries” (678 reviews)
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CUISINES
Canadian, Delicatessen
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LOCATION
3895 Saint-Laurent Blvd | North of rue Prince-Arthur, Montreal, Quebec H2W 1X9, Canada
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Reviewed 1 week ago

My wife and I had lunch at this establishment on the Tuesday 24th October 2017. We are from Australia and a Canadian friend of mine recommended this place. I’m so glad she did. This place get’s extremely busy and you maybe waiting for some time...More

Thank bon1979
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

It wasn't as crowded as everyone was saying it would be. We were able to walk up and get a seat at the stools in the back. Skip the turkey sandwich. It's basic. The meat sandwich is the real deal but smaller than I thought...More

Thank Cmdguitar
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is one of the places some love, other hate. It is not difficut to hate it... place is lets say..... old, service is far from good, but smoked meat is amazing.

Thank Dragan R
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stopped by mid-week for a quick bite. Got a seat right away. Very friendly and fast service. Love the old fashioned-style smoked meat platter. Was stuffed and they even wrapped an extra sandwich from leftovers to bring home. Another memorable experience.

Thank Yudansha2017
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

The diner has only 6 classıc choices, that you can choose. The place does not offer any alcohol but the menu the atmosphere and everything else makes you feel that the place has huge history. The sandwich comes pretty big so be prepared. A must...More

1  Thank Ceren K
Reviewed 1 week ago

Since the owner sold to our local celebrity, the staff has changed, understandably, for most of them had worked there for half a century. However, the smoked meat is not the same anymore. Smoked meat should be cut diagonally, for longer meat fiber and better...More

Thank Alexie D
Reviewed 1 week ago

Yes, this place is a Montreal landmark, in a historic part of town, full of ethinic diversity. And of course, the smoked meat is fabulous - the best in the world and FAR better than any pastrami. But you do not have to eat here...More

Thank travelgurudoctor
Reviewed 1 week ago

This place is a Montreal tradition and the smoked meat sandwich is as authentic and unique in taste, preparation and the old fashioned ambiance in the restaurant.

Thank Gino B
Reviewed 1 week ago

Schwartz's SMOKED MEAT-- None better! My daughter lived about two blocks away from Schwartz's, the portions are huge, the meat is the best I have ever had. On every visit I went to Schwartz's and you should as well!

1  Thank TINYPEI
Reviewed 1 week ago

If you want to experience the unique Montreal smoked meat,this is the place to come if you are in the area known to old timers as the Main. Not fancy by any stretch,noisy,busy and usually there's a wait,but filling smoked meat sandwiches,dill pickles great fries...More

1  Thank Bluma14
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edotdolly
November 23, 2015|
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Response from John S | Reviewed this property |
It's about 3km or a 30 minute walk.
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edotdolly
November 23, 2015|
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Response from John S | Reviewed this property |
It's about 3km or a 30 minute walk
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william m
March 2, 2015|
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Response from Muddlerman | Reviewed this property |
Like what is said above just order a big or small plate medium fat without the rye bread. Add a couple of pickles , hot banana peppers and fries and your on your way. Hell of a cholesterol/salt rush but you can spoil... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Cuisine
Canadian, Delicatessen
Meals
Lunch, Dinner, Late Night
Restaurant features
Takeout, Seating, Waitstaff
Good for
Kids, Families with children, Local cuisine
Open Hours
Sunday
10:30 AM - 12:30 AM
Monday
10:30 AM - 12:30 AM
Tuesday
10:30 AM - 12:30 AM
Wednesday
10:30 AM - 12:30 AM
Thursday
10:30 AM - 12:30 AM
Friday
10:30 AM - 1:30 AM
Saturday
10:30 AM - 2:30 AM
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3895 Saint-Laurent Blvd | North of rue Prince-Arthur, Montreal, Quebec H2W 1X9, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Quebec  >  Montreal>  > Le Plateau Mont-Royal
  • Neighborhood: Le Plateau Mont-Royal
  • Phone Number: +1 514-842-4813
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