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Leonard Cohen and Me.

. This is not meant to aggrandize my relationship with Leonard. We knew each other but not well. We never hung out together except that once… I lived just down the street from him on St Dominique and we would see each other in passing both of us bundled up against the frost and cold.I […]

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You Can’t Fool A Montrealer

I am at the Museum of Jewish Montreal which is directly across the street from my old commune from 1970 where i was the editor of the underground paper Logos. They serve gefilte fish tacos (I kid you not) here and i just told them a story because i see they are selling Montreal steak […]

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Montreal Walkabout  Patati Patata

 https://www.facebook.com/pages/Patati-Patata/152005481506456 #walkaboutmontreal 4177 St. Laurent The place is tiny.You have to go outside to change your mind…. Perhaps the greatest of greasy spoons, Patati Patata is delicious and oh-so-reasonably priced. Yes, their burgers are small, but they only cost around $3 depending on the type, so you could order three and still not break a ten. […]

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Montreal Walkabout Atwater Market

Atwater Market is a farmers’ market located in the Saint-Henri area of Montreal, Quebec, Canada. It opened in 1933. The interior market is home to many butchers and the Première Moisson bakery and restaurant. The outside market has many farmers stalls which sell both local and imported produce, as well as two cheese stores, a […]

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Chinatown in Montreal

Never a big community like that of Toronto or San Francisco or NYC nevertheless Chinese food in Montreal was rather unique to that city.For example the egg rolls were different and usually better than elsewhere in my opinion. I found this place recommended on Trip Advisor and had a lunch of 7.98 for won to […]

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