Valentine’s Day brunches: Our suggestions

Brunch de Saint-Valentin

With Valentine’s Day just around the corner, love is in the air—and also on our plates. Couples might plan some quality one-on-one time, while singles may plan a cozy evening or outing by themselves or with friends. However you celebrate, we can’t deny that marking the day with some good food is always a good idea.

Sometimes the simple attention of a breakfast in bed is more appreciated than a shower of extravagant gifts. Love is beautiful, it’s sweet, and your Valentine’s Day morning deserves to be too.

Here are a few restaurants that are offering brunch menus either in-house or to-go, so you can stay comfortable under the covers, or enjoy a long-awaited meal out!

If you’re looking for more gourmet ideas, check out our list of special Valentine’s Day takeout menus. If you’re lacking in inspiration this year, here are a few Montreal-based lists that might help guide you: Our favourite chocolate shops, the best cookies, local florists that offer home delivery, the best pastry shops, and restaurants open for take-out.

With that, we hope you have a lovely Valentine’s Day!


Bloomfield—one of the most charming addresses in Montreal—prepares a Mediterranean brunch perfect for celebrating the day of love on Saturdays and Sundays.

1199 Avenue Van Horne

Pâtisserie Rhubarbe

Looking for some sweet delights to enjoy with your brunch? Pâtisserie Rhubarbe has just what you need. This year, they’re offering succulent cakes to celebrate the day of love. You’ll find a lemon-hazelnut marble cake with ganache, a cocoa puff pastry with ganache and passion fruit caramel, and a St-Honoré choux with maple whipped cream, apple compote and light cream. The patisserie will be open on Monday, February 14 to pick up your orders.

1479 Avenue Laurier Est
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Photography by Alison Slattery

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