Elevate Your Senses at Montreal’s latest Astonishing Rooftop Dining Destinations!

Have you ever wondered what a bird’s eye view truly entails? Prepare to have your senses soar to new heights on the 45th and 46th floors of the iconic Place Ville Marie where the newly opened Hiatus restaurant and terrace Rose Orange will offer a mesmerizing , gastronomic rooftop experience that will leave you breathless :


Hiatus welcomes you!

Following the closure of the observatory on the 45th and 46th floors in 2020, developers Ivanhoé Cambridge embarked on a journey to re-imagine the upper levels of this iconic building.

The goal was to craft an enriching experience for its occupants while also captivating downtown workers, Montreal residents, and tourists alike. In pursuit of this vision, the company sought proposals from various architectural firms to conceive an innovative and revitalized concept for the space.

With panoramic vistas of Montreal’s skyline stretching before you, these sophisticated dining haven promises to elevate your gastronomic journey to celestial heights.

HIATUS – An extraordinary fusion of French and Japanese cuisines

Fasten your seatbelts and get ready for an unforgettable flight of flavors and sights at Hiatus, where the sky meets the plate!

Perched majestically on the 45th and 46th floors, Hiatus provides a multi-layered rooftop experience that effortlessly fuses elegance with vibrancy.

With its panoramic vistas of the city and downtown Montreal, the venue seamlessly transitions from a chic café-bar on the 45th floor during the day to a captivating haven at night. As the sun sets, the ambiance transforms, revealing a delightful experience where you can indulge in an exquisite selection of wines by the glass and expertly crafted cocktails, all within a warm and intimate setting.

As night falls, ascend to the 46th floor, where a world of culinary wonders awaits.

Step into the realm of sophistication, as you are welcomed by a dazzling dining room, an inviting private space, a well-appointed bar, and an open kitchen—all devoted to providing you with an unforgettable gastronomic odyssey in Montreal.

Whether it’s lunch or dinner, this elevated experience promises to be nothing short of exceptional, making it the perfect setting for intimate gatherings, business lunches, and significant meetings.


The Hiatus menu offers a creative marriage of French and Japanese cuisines, with a focus on Japanese ingredients presented through French cooking techniques.

The culinary prowess is evident in the restaurant’s all-star team, which includes distinguished chefs Yoann Therer, Iari Prassi, and Olivier Vigneault, who each bring a wealth of experience and expertise to the table:


Therer, a finalist of the S.Pellegrino Young Chef contest, previously served at the esteemed L’Abattoir restaurant in Vancouver. Prassi has received praise for his work at various Michelin-starred European establishments, and more recently, at Île Flottante in Montreal. Chef Vigneault, celebrated for his work at the renowned Jatoba restaurant is ready to present his unique interpretation of Omakase at Hiatus.

A stylish cocktail ? Oui svp !

Enhancing the gastronomic offerings are mixology experts Alexandre Plourde and Mia Abarbanel, both previously of Pastel, along with Tim Robertson from Nomi. Their mission: to deliver an exceptional and complete dining experience.

Hiatus is a visionary concept from A5 Hospitality, brought to life through the masterful interior design of Sid Lee Architecture. Its inspiration comes from Ivanhoé Cambridge’s vision to continue enlivening downtown Montreal.

Rose-Orange Terrasse: Enjoy the serene ambiance of a verdant patio!


No endeavor would be whole without an enchanting terrace adorned with lush greenery, inviting you to relish the beauty of the season and its breathtaking sunsets.

Crowned atop PVM, the RoseOrange terrace is set to claim the title of Montreal’s highest outdoor vantage point, offering a perfect haven to unwind, savor delectable bites, and enjoy refreshing summer beverages in utmost comfort.


This summer step into the captivating world of Hiatus and RoseOrange terrasse, where modernity and heritage blend seamlessly. As you bask in the warm weather and witness breathtaking sunsets, you’ll discover these elevated oasis to be the pinnacle of outdoor elegance in Montreal.

Perched as the highest outdoor viewing points in the city, it beckons you to savor the delights of summer with delectable appetizers and refreshing drinks.

Inside, the ambiance pays homage to Place Ville Marie’s storied past, channeling the charm of the 1960s through a skillful revival of the mid-century modernist aesthetic.

Enhanced with contemporary touches like iridescent finishes and colored stone juxtaposed against classic woodwork and metallic accents, the interior exudes a refined charm.


With Les Enfants Terribles and the RoseOrange terrasse on the 44th floor, and Hiatus restaurant occupying the 45th and 46th floors, Place Ville Marie is undoubtedly the go-to place this summer in downtown Montreal to take your dining experience to new heights !

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HIATUS : https://www.instagram.com/hiatusmontreal/

ROSEORANGE : https://www.instagram.com/roseorangemontreal/

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