Venue Info

Situated in the oldest Ritz-Carlton in North America –- the Ritz’s bar has an impressive list of former and current patrons that includes the Mordecai Richler, Jerry Seinfeld and several political dignitaries. Some more impressive historical events that have taken place here (in no particular order) include the first transcontinental telephone call ever made, The Rolling Stones were turned away for not wearing dress jackets, and the first of Elizabeth Taylor and Richard Burton’s many weddings was held here.

The Ritz Bar Montreal
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The Ritz Bar

RITZ-CARLTON, MONTRÉAL

Situated in the oldest Ritz-Carlton in North America –- the Ritz’s bar has an impressive list of former and current patrons that includes the Mordecai Richler, Jerry Seinfeld and several political dignitaries. Some more impressive historical events that have taken place here (in no particular order) include the first transcontinental telephone call ever made, The Rolling Stones were turned away for not wearing dress jackets, and the first of Elizabeth Taylor and Richard Burton’s many weddings was held here.