You’re probably set into your Southwest condo, loft or penthouse, and more especially at the Nordelec. Your exceptional décor is into place and you have a total harmony feeling with your new residence with a view.

You’re shining with happiness, thanks to your interior design, which reflects your ambitious personality. Then, suddenly, you realize that spending some time inside is interesting, but it’s way better to add a neighbourhood life. It’s almost five o’clock and you feel a growing thirst. Who says growing thirst says happy hour. Either you’re with colleagues, friends, your loved one or totally alone like Ernest Hemingway, here’s the top three of venues where you can a have a cocktail and other liquid pleasures pour quench your thirst after hard long day. 

Chez DallaireChez Dallaire
2035 Wellington

Dallaire is a Quebecois pub and a cocktail bar. Happy hour all category champion, Dallaire proposes many specials during that proverbial timeframe. Moreover, it offers many sports evening by broadcasting NFL Football matches. And for those who are less into the sports thing, you can find board games to have fun with friend and a funky cocktail.

Le BureauLe Bureau: bar à tapas
1642 Notre-Dame West

There’s nothing likes tapas to enhance a little drink with colleagues and prepare for the evening. Actually yes: more tapas to enhance your evening with colleagues in a 40’s post office ambiance. Obviously, you’ve got to go there for tapas, but also for an improvised happy hour. How convenient, the place is known to be reservation-free. Since 2012, Le Bureau is a must in Griffintown.

code bar ambianceCode Bar Ambiance
1874 Notre-Dame West

Originally a restaurant, code bar widened its offer and became a wine bar in 2015. The cellar now holds over 800 bottles, meticulously selected by Bastien Gérard, Chef and sommelier. You can grab a bite there and have wine by the glass. It’s a well-hidden secret in Griffintown, set on Notre-Dame Street since 2007. You’ll definitely love their happy hours.

That concludes our world-famous top three of drinking venues in Griffintown. Go there, discover them and share with us your favourite places, so we can create a top 5 or, how ambitious, a top 10. If your time and your liver allow it, we’d be happy to know the venues you like, located around the Nordelec.

See you. It’s five o’clock somewhere.


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