The 11 best beer bars in Montreal

Despite being ludicrously popular since the very dawn of time itself, beer has somehow become even more beloved in recent years, thanks in no small part to the the explosion of microbreweries, and the gloriously well-stocked beer bars that sling their wares (and occasionally brew them themselves). Here are the 11 finest examples Montreal has to offer…
L’Espace Public
Aside from a roster of whimsically named home-brews (see Agent Orange, The Ptit Dej, etc.), L’Espace Public also has a dozen guest brews from nearby micros, and a great calendar full of DJs, artists, and musicians who stop by to show off their stuff.
What you’re drinking: A pint of the draft Gary Carter, an American pale named for the awesome Expos player.
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