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Lab, Comptoir a Cocktails

1351, rue Rachel Est, Montreal, Quebec H2J 2K2, Canada
+1 514-544-1333
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Wonderful bar staff, wonderful cocktails

My boyfriend and I were visiting Montreal as part of our Canada trip and we stumbled across this... read more

Reviewed 22 June 2017
London, United Kingdom
via mobile
Funky drinks, great vibe & fire!

Was so happy me and my friend ended up here on a Saturday night. We were lucky enough to get 2... read more

Reviewed 4 April 2017
Toronto, Canada
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A modern speakeasy, inspired by the establishments of the prohibition era, the Lab cocktail bar is an authentic bar that opened its doors on the Plateau Mont-Royal in October 2008. A logical next step in the success of Mixoart Bar Entertainment, the LAB is a concept created by Fabien Maillard, a unique place where you'll discover refined cocktails, adapted to your tastes, made by talented and passionate bartenders.
  • Excellent80%
  • Very good12%
  • Average2%
  • Poor4%
  • Terrible2%
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Hours Today: 17:00 - 02:00
Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
1351, rue Rachel Est, Montreal, Quebec H2J 2K2, Canada
Le Plateau Mont-Royal
+1 514-544-1333
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Reviewed 22 June 2017 via mobile

My boyfriend and I were visiting Montreal as part of our Canada trip and we stumbled across this cocktail bar on our walks back to our accommodation. We are so glad we went in during a weekday evening - we pretty much had the bar...More

Thank 701JennyT701
Reviewed 4 April 2017

Was so happy me and my friend ended up here on a Saturday night. We were lucky enough to get 2 seats at the bar. The menu has a bunch of cool drinks, from gin to sake! All the drinks are really inventive, my friend...More

Thank SunshineSeeker25yyz
Reviewed 21 February 2017

This place was recommended to us by our waiter, we were not disappointed. When we arrived the place was pretty full, but when they heard it was our anniversary they squeezed us in! and gave us free shots. Camille even wrote us a list of...More

Thank Amberfaith H
Reviewed 4 February 2017

Popped into this cocktail bar in le Quartier des Spectacles, mostly just hoping to get out of the wind for a few minutes and was greeted by an incredibly friendly and welcoming staff. I enjoyed a few drinks and ended with the Tigré Thai Collins...More

Thank Irene P
Reviewed 29 January 2017 via mobile

I went for cocktails with friends, highly recommend for a different kind of night out if you don't mind the hefty price tag. Drinks are 15$ on average, but the creativity and service that comes with them makes it worth it. Tell them what you...More

Thank lauluss
Reviewed 5 January 2017 via mobile

If you like creative cocktails and don't mind paying a little extra for a great experience, this is the place! Sat at the bar and chatted with the bartender while she made drinks, which was a lot of fun. Service was very quick and the...More

Thank Deirdre G
Reviewed 23 September 2016 via mobile

Feels like a 1920's gin joint; makes amazing cocktails. Take time to read the whole menu. Decor is cool, service good. Even presentation is awesome, a cocktail made w Jack and honey came in a tiny ceramic beehive. Loved it.

Thank Cathy H
Reviewed 4 September 2016 via mobile

Chemistry lab has never been so much fun! With two locations, a line of craft mixing syrups and a menu that is more like a syllabus published every semester, Le Lab is emerging as the authority on pre-prohibition cocktails. The bar is stocked with beakers,...More

2  Thank Adam S
Reviewed 18 August 2016

My friend and I found this place on a list of best happy hour spots in Montreal. It did not disappoint. We went on Wednesday around 5pm. The bartenders were very attentive and accommodate a variety of requests and allergies. When I did not like...More

Thank TravelTheWorld303242
Reviewed 16 August 2016

We had a good time here as we tried a couple of yummy cocktails. Our server was very helpful and offered us tastings of gin when she mentioned how good it was. It was very good and the gin cocktails were very refreshing. They offer...More

Thank marysojo
Le Plateau Mont-Royal
Go native in Plateau Mont-Royal, where bespoke
shopping, hip eateries, and wacky paint jobs attract
locals and transplants alike, making it one of the
city's most diverse and distinctly authentic
experiences. A creative hub, Montreal's artistic elite
pack the cafes along Rue Saint-Denis, where young
painters and fashion designers draw inspiration from
the playful murals and stately Victorian homes that
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