MONTRÉAL, Sept. 21, 2015 /CNW Telbec/ - MTL à TABLE is officially taking reservations as of today. From October 29 to November 8, foodies can sink their teeth into fixed menu meals for just $21, $31 or $41. A Tourisme Montréal initiative presented by Yellow Pages app YP Dine, the 2015 edition of MTL à TABLE is promising high adventure for your taste buds thanks to the more than 150 restaurants that have signed up for the event. New for 2015: Brunch is being offered at several of the participating restaurants!
For the past four years, MTL à TABLE has been a sizzling opportunity for Montréal restaurants to showcase their best dishes. More than 46 new restaurants joined the roster this year. According to surveys conducted by Tourisme Montréal, 94% of restaurant owners agree that MTL à TABLE is a positive experience and 76% confirm that the event allows them to broaden their customer base.
"MTL à TABLE represents $5 million in profits for local restaurants, with some 110,000 customers served during what is otherwise a quiet season. The event helps position Montréal as one of the world's leading gastronomic destinations. We know that tourists love to come here and eat well," said Yves Lalumière, President and CEO of Tourisme Montréal.
Tourisme Montréal created MTL à TABLE as an opportunity to popularize local cuisine and get people out enjoying great food together. Montréal's restaurant week aims to showcase the originality and diversity of Montréal fare while enticing patrons into restaurants during the month of November by offering fixed-price set menus. For locals and visitors alike, it's a chance to explore the flavours of Montréal's dynamic food scene.
To see which restaurants are participating this year, download YP Dine, a Yellow Pages app. For the full scoop or to reserve your table go to www.mtlatable.com. Share the fun and your favourite finds using the #MTLàTABLE hashtag.
Presented by YP Dine, MTL à TABLE is also made possible thanks to support from Desjardins, the SAQ, ESKA, Fromages d'ici, Venue Parking and the Association des restaurateurs du Québec.
About MTL à TABLE
An initiative of Tourisme Montréal, MTL à TABLE is an invitation to celebrate Montréal cuisine for 11 days. From October 29 to November 8, the fourth edition of this culinary event will showcase mouth-watering menus for a fixed price ($21, $31 or $41) in more than 150 restaurants across the city. For more information about MTL à TABLE, go to www.mtlatable.com.
About Tourisme Montréal
Tourisme Montréal is responsible for providing leadership in the concerted efforts of hospitality and promotion in order to position the "Montréal" destination on leisure and business travel markets. It is also responsible for developing Montréal's tourism product in accordance with the ever-changing conditions of the market. For more information, visit www.mtl.org.
SOURCE Tourisme Montréal
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