Montreal has a huge Portuguese community. That means there are tons of great Portuguese restaurants to choose from. we talking about real authentic Portuguese chicken, chorizo and off course Piri Piri chicken. Although seafood is what they are known for, their chicken has also created a very strong reputation. That’s enough to make you drool!

So here are Montreal’s top 5 best Portuguese restaurants!

Porto Mar

Everything on the menu is a-ma-zing! This is the perfect place to go if you want to introduce someone to real authentic Portuguese food. An amazing variety of different Portuguese dishes from fish to paella to chorizo and chicken. Sky is the limit. There’s something for everyone!

Address: 201 Place d’Youville, Montreal


A little bit on the fast food side but none the less delicious! Their sandwiches and piri piri chicken will have you coming back often! And don’t forget to grab their pastel de natas while you’re there! Everything is made in house and you will feel like part of the family!

Address: 115 Rachel East, Montreal

Casa Minhota

You will be happy to have stepped foot into this little gem of a place. Delicious mouth watering food with excellent service. Most people who go there end up coming back and becoming regulars. Their selection of seafood dishes and amazing chicken will have you addicted!

Address: 3959 St-Laurent, Montreal


A favorite on this list! Amazing food! The place is rather small so you might want to call ahead prior to just showing up. However, the food is probably one of the best in Montreal when it comes to authentic Portuguese dishes. Personal favorite? Their chorizo sandwich. And those fries! You will be addicted!

Address: 8261 St-Laurent, Montreal

Ma Poule Mouillee

Not your standard Portuguese restaurant, but has made quite a reputation for itself. Nothing but good reviews, this place is definitely worth checking out. Their sandwiches have created quite a buzz and off course their chicken poutine is also quite popular. Make sure to check them out if you want something a little different but with a Portuguese flavor.

Address: 969 Rachel Street East, Montreal