You’re in the heart of downtown Montreal? Looking for a place where you can eat and relax in the middle of hustle and bustle of the big city? Well, LE CENTRAL — a new gourmet food hall at the corner of Sainte-Catherine St. and Saint-Laurent Blvd. — offers 25 signature restaurants under the same roof.

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LE CENTRAL’s gourmet hall offers more than 700 seats, in an open space, on a total area of 20,000 square feet. Photo credit: André Rainville

At LE CENTRAL, icons from Montreal’s gastronomic scene rub shoulders with up and coming restaurateurs.

Pintxo tapas counter offers an elegant blend of Spanish gastronomic treasures. Photo credit: François Roy, La Presse

Inspired by the new wave of food halls internationally, LE CENTRAL − Manger – Montréal − is a showcase for Montréal’s rich, diversified and affordable offer for gourmands of all tastes: Portuguese canteen, authentic Neapolitan and Roman pizzas, gourmet hamburgers, healthy bowls, vegetarian and vegan dishes, laotian and hawaiian snack-bars, fried chicken, southern and western Indian cuisine, and miso ramen in the purest Japanese tradition.

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With their original recipe from Japan, Ramen Misoya prepares delicious ramen soups. Photo credit: André Rainville

Wait! There is more: the famous Breton Galette Saucisse, revisited Moroccan cuisine, Gaspesian gastronomy, the best seafood, fine cheeses and artisanal deli meats, a selection of wines and cocktails, local microbrewery beers, elegant coffee shop, pastries, fresh doughnuts and churros, crêpes dentelles, and homemade ice cream with stunning flavors.

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Bagadó ice cream masters and chocolatiers will surprise you with their delicious ice creams and stunning chocolates. Photo credit: André Rainville

Open to all, 7 days a week, from morning to evening, go for lunch with colleagues, for a 5 à 7 with friends, before or after a show with your loved one or the weekend with the family.

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Bab Kech will make you travel from Montreal to Marrakech throughout its revisited traditional Moroccan cuisine. Photo credit: André Rainville

Here is what you need to know about LE CENTRAL:

Location: 30 Sainte-Catherine W, Montreal, QC H2X 0C8
Opening Hours: Monday to Wednesday 8AM to 8PM | Thursday to Saturday 8AM to 11PM | Sunday 8AM to 6PM
Website: lecentral.ca | Facebook: @lecentralmtl | Instagram: @lecentralmtl | Twitter: @lecentralmtl

Trou de Beigne makes custom artisanal doughnuts, hand-rolled, fried and glazed on spot.
Photos credit: André Rainville

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