MONTRÉAL, Sept. 22, 2014 /CNW Telbec/ - It is with great pride that we announce the list of restaurants that will take part in the 2014 edition of MTL à TABLE, presented by Wines of France. Back once again from October 30 to November 9, this culinary event promises to please even the most discerning of palates with more than 140 participating restaurants across the city from which to choose.
These restaurants will offer set menus at the appetizing prices of $19, $29 and $39, respectively. Entertainment and guided culinary tours are also on the menu of this flavourful third edition!
Presented by Wines of France, MTL à TABLE further enhances the event dining experience by including food-wine pairings featuring French wines on all of the participating restaurants' menus
"After just two editions, MTL à TABLE has become a not-to-be-missed event in the city's fall calendar. And it's not surprising, given that MTL à TABLE is a delicious invitation to celebrate Montréal gastronomy at its best. I am extremely proud of the variety and the quality of the restaurants that will take part in the event this year," highlights Yves Lalumière, President and Chief Executive Officer of Tourisme Montréal. "With more than 140 dining establishments in neighbourhoods across the island, there's no excuse to miss it!"
View the event programme and reserve your table at www.mtlatable.com
Share your experiences and culinary discoveries with the hashtag #MTLàTABLE.
On the menu: guided tours
Explore the city's historic streets, witness Montréal's multiculturalism or experience the culinary effervescence of a neighbourhood on the rise with one of four walking tours by VDM Global (Montréal Food Tours).
Sure to whet your appetite for Montréal cuisine, these informative and entertaining tours include a foodie guide with lots of tasty tidbits to share. Tourists and locals alike will learn more about Montréal's culinary scene with these four tours that visit different Montréal neighbourhoods:
- An evening stroll in Old Montréal
- An evening jaunt through the Mile End
- Happy Hour in Little Burgundy and Saint-Henri
- A toast to upper class traditions in the Golden Square Mile
For more information or to register, please visit www.mtlatable.com
Shopping street special events
- Supper by candlelight on Du Mont-Royal Avenue is back!
During MTL à TABLE, six restaurants along Du Mont-Royal Avenue will turn down the lights and turn up the ambiance as they invite you to sample their house specialties by the soft glow of candlelight.
- Tasting menus along Saint-Denis Street
As part of MTL à TABLE, special tastings will be held by participating restaurants at the SAQ located at 4008 Saint-Denis Street.
The circus artistry of Les 7 doigts de la main
Cuisine & confessions, the latest creation by Les 7 doigts de la main, takes place in the kitchen, where aromas call up childhood memories and where all confessions are allowed. Running from October 28 to November 16 at the TOHU, this avant-garde production intensifies our sensations of smell, taste, and touch with visually stunning acts of acrobatic prowess.
Reserve your tickets online to take advantage of a 15% discount. (Use the promotion code TOHU15.)
Epicurean Package starting from $84
After an evening of gourmet dining, there's nothing better than to relax in the comfort of a hotel so that you'll be at your best in the morning! To take advantage of the Epicurean Package special rate, simply reserve your stay in a participating hotel between October 30 and November 30, 2014.
MTL à TABLE takes place as part of Happy November, a festive Montréal event presented by the SAQ. All month long, wine and food lovers are invited to explore 130 Montréal restaurants, sample some 3,000 products and meet 300 winemakers from here and abroad. Once again this year, Happy November will add its own special splash of colour to the season!
MTL à TABLE is also made possible thanks to the contribution of the SAQ, National Bank MasterCard and ESKA.
About MTL à TABLE
A Tourisme Montréal initiative, MTL à TABLE is an invitation to an 11-day celebration of the best of Montréal's gastronomy. From October 30 to November 9, the third edition of this culinary rendezvous will showcase delicious fixed-price menus ($19, $29 and $39) in more than 140 restaurants around the city as well as an array of special activities. To find out more about MTL à TABLE, please visit 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, go to www.tourisme-montréal.org.
For more information about the wines of France, visit www.vins-france.com
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SOURCE: Tourisme Montréal
For further information: Journalists seeking to obtain event accreditation or to request interviews and images are asked to contact Tourisme Montréal now. Information : Pascale Gagnon, Tourisme Montréal, Cell.: 514 346-3376, [email protected]