What is Montreal-Style BBQ Chicken?
Quebec BBQ chicken dinner, invented in Montreal, consists of roasted chicken parts, thin peppery dipping sauce, French fries, vinegary coleslaw and a hamburger bun. Most of the current notable Montreal chicken joints opened up between the mid-1930s and early 1950s.
Where to eat Montreal-Style BBQ Chicken
Chalet BBQ is a Montreal classic serving wood-fired, slow-cooked BBQ chicken since 1944. The restaurant has not changed much since 1944 so if you are looking for a casual diner with really good food, this is it.
St-Hubert BBQ is a chain of casual dining restaurants best known for its rotisserie chicken, however it’s menu has many other choices. St-Hubert’s first restaurant was in Montreal, but now has a presence throughout eastern Canada.