Montreal’s Japanese Culture Festival Is Bringing A Huge Street Food Market To The Mile End

YATAI MTL and Japan Week are coming back to Montreal. The festivals, a celebration of Japanese lifestyle, will showcase merchandise and dishes from local businesses. There will even be a avenue foodstuff current market.

Through Japan Week, June 6 to 12, restaurants and stores across the Montreal space will existing a “particular Japanese road food menu and a assorted offering of Japanese products,” according to a push release. Taking part eating places will offer you products as varied as karaage, ramen, gyoza, BBQ, takoyaki, corndogs, bitter plum beer, Japanese cheesecakes, mochi, doroyaki, matcha ice product, and bubble tea.

Montrealers can also search local shops for green teas, barware, cocktail syrups, kimonos, wrapping cloths, bouquets and artwork.

Then, for YATAI MTL, cooks and artisans will converge in one spot for a road foodstuff and merchant industry from June 10 to 12. The market will span the Marché des Possibles park and adjacent Warehouse 77 in the Mile Finish.

YATAI will also involve live musical performances, a joint whisky tasting / Missing in Translation movie screening at the Cinéma du Parc on June 9, a 1980s-themed social gathering, a Shiba and Akita doggy social gathering on June 11, and a live performance of scores from Studio Ghibli films on June 11 and 12.

Get the specifics on Japan Week and YATAI MTL below.

Montreal’s Japanese Culture Festival Is Bringing A Huge Street Food Market To The Mile End

Human being in a Montreal park with a Shiba Inu puppy.

Courtesy of YATAI MTL

Cost: Free to go to


  • Japan Week: June 6 to 12
  • YATAI MTL: June 10 to 12
    • street food and artisan sector:
      • Friday, June 10, 5 p.m. to 11 p.m.
      • Saturday, June 11, 12 p.m. to 11 p.m.
      • Sunday, June 12, 12 p.m. to 8 p.m.

The place:

Japan 7 days: taking part dining establishments and shops in the course of the city

YATAI MTL: Marché des Possibles and Warehouse 77, 77, rue Bernard E., Montreal, QC