Montreal Food Trudge, Part Two: Snowdon Deli, Brasserie T, Laloux, and Beyond

Montreal Food Trudge, Part Two: Snowdon Deli, Brasserie T, Laloux, and Beyond

The "medium-fatty" smoked meat at Snowdon Deli is light years different from the smoked meat at Schwartz's.

I traipsed through the snow in Montreal a couple of weeks ago to bring you yesterday's food trudge, which included Au Pied de Cochon, La Binerie Mont Royal, and two competing bagel shops, St.-Viateur and Fairmount. Today we pursue more of the city's iconic eats, illustrating the piece on the Montreal-New York connection that appeared in this week's print edition of the Voice.

Montreal Food Trudge, Part Two: Snowdon Deli, Brasserie T, Laloux, and Beyond

The exterior of Snowdon Deli -- located on the west side of Montreal -- is engagingly shabby ...

Montreal Food Trudge, Part Two: Snowdon Deli, Brasserie T, Laloux, and Beyond

Snowdon's killer fries.

Montreal Food Trudge, Part Two: Snowdon Deli, Brasserie T, Laloux, and Beyond

"Dinde fume": the excellent smoked turkey breast sandwich.

 

Montreal Food Trudge, Part Two: Snowdon Deli, Brasserie T, Laloux, and Beyond

The selection of sausages at the Atwater Market is vast.

Montreal Food Trudge, Part Two: Snowdon Deli, Brasserie T, Laloux, and Beyond

Poutine, as served at McDonald's.

Montreal Food Trudge, Part Two: Snowdon Deli, Brasserie T, Laloux, and Beyond

The smoked meat sandwich at Schwartz's.

Montreal Food Trudge, Part Two: Snowdon Deli, Brasserie T, Laloux, and Beyond

The exterior of Schwartz's, the "Hebrew Charcuterie."

Montreal Food Trudge, Part Two: Snowdon Deli, Brasserie T, Laloux, and Beyond

A pie at Pizzeria Napolitana, near the Jean-Talon market.

Montreal Food Trudge, Part Two: Snowdon Deli, Brasserie T, Laloux, and Beyond

The ornate interior of La Croissanterie Figaro, in Mile End.

Montreal Food Trudge, Part Two: Snowdon Deli, Brasserie T, Laloux, and Beyond

The fabled almond croissant.

 

Montreal Food Trudge, Part Two: Snowdon Deli, Brasserie T, Laloux, and Beyond

Normand Laprise's new Brasserie T.

Montreal Food Trudge, Part Two: Snowdon Deli, Brasserie T, Laloux, and Beyond

The "Montreal sausage" at Brasserie T is scrumptious and porky.

Montreal Food Trudge, Part Two: Snowdon Deli, Brasserie T, Laloux, and Beyond

The local lake pickerel with seasonal vegetables at Laloux.

Montreal Food Trudge, Part Two: Snowdon Deli, Brasserie T, Laloux, and Beyond

View of Mile End, Mont-Royal in the background.

Montreal Food Trudge, Part Two: Snowdon Deli, Brasserie T, Laloux, and Beyond

Royal Sous-Marin ("Royal Submarine") specializes in American subs.

Montreal Food Trudge, Part Two: Snowdon Deli, Brasserie T, Laloux, and Beyond

Apartment building with Star of David motif, Mile End.

Montreal Food Trudge, Part Two: Snowdon Deli, Brasserie T, Laloux, and Beyond

A typical Montreal "casse-croute" (we'd call it a greasy spoon) lists its working-class specialties on the window.


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