There are many Italian restaurants in Montreal, but not many of them are as popular as Lombardi. Located in the heart of the Plateau Mont-Royal, this restaurant’s strong reputation goes back to the ’80s. Located steps way from an SAQ, this Bring your own Wine restaurant with its rustic décor is sure to satisfy your stomach and keep your wallet full. The menu at Lombardi is full of traditional Italian appetizers, pastas and veal, but there are also many original delights, from spicy and less spicy mussels, Frangelico escargots, sesame and honey brie, white wine and shallots linguini with fresh tomatoes, clams and pesto, to garlic scallops with sundried tomatoes and chives, fresh pasta flambéed with brandy with onions, shallots, bacon and peas, and veal shanks with pork and beef sausage, cheese, peppers and tomato sauce... The flavours that float here are sure to satisfy your picky tastes. Variety isn’t the only thing to smile about at Lombardi... the price is great too! Not only will you save by bringing your own wine, Lombardi’s delights are also fairly priced. Plus, if you decide to have a group celebration on location, the chef will custom-make a menu to satisfy your particular tastes.