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Cabaret Mado

1115 Ste-Catherine Est, Montreal, Quebec H2L 2G6, Canada
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A must see!

This is my second time there. This is a bar owned by the drag queen Mado. Located on St-Catherine... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
issa81 .
via mobile
Must See for Montreal!

I have been to a few drag shows in my time and this one put them all to shame. Amazing staff... read more

Reviewed 6 June 2017
Kitty K
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This is a bar with dragqueen shows in the evening situated in the gay-villeage in Montreal. It also becomes a danse-bar after the shows.
  • Excellent62%
  • Very good23%
  • Average11%
  • Poor1%
  • Terrible3%
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Hours Today: 17:00 - 00:00
1115 Ste-Catherine Est, Montreal, Quebec H2L 2G6, Canada
The Village (Gay Village)
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is my second time there. This is a bar owned by the drag queen Mado. Located on St-Catherine in the gay village in Montreal. You pay a 15$ entrance fee at the door, and attend a show. Mado performs a bit but mostly is...More

Thank issa81 .
Reviewed 6 June 2017

I have been to a few drag shows in my time and this one put them all to shame. Amazing staff, fantastic shows, good drinks. A must visit for anyone spending an evening in Montreal. You won't be disappointed. I plan on returning soon for...More

Thank Kitty K
Reviewed 24 February 2017

We were a group ranging in ages from 20-70. We all enjoyed it! I can mark this off my bucket list now. Thanks for the laughs.

Thank Emily S
Reviewed 12 August 2016 via mobile

We went here for New Year's Eve. It could not have been a better place. There were all types of people as patrons and the ladies were flamboyant and hilarious. I wish I knew what was being said in French because it was getting huge...More

Thank Meagan C
Reviewed 24 June 2016

Amateurish house although this drag house venue was built by Mado herself. I'm sure Mado tries to manage this place at the best of intentions however it is quite the opposite. The staff overall is rude and see the world within their own bubble and...More

2  Thank eater2010
Reviewed 23 June 2016

Though probably not for everyone, Cabaret Mado on Ste. Catherine Street in Montreal is a complete hoot. Featuring classic lip syncing drag queens, great drinks and a very convivial atmosphere, Mado is naughty and fun. Be prepared to pay for your entry/cover charge in cash,...More

Thank bgarrand
Reviewed 20 June 2016 via mobile

My group had such a great time at this hilariously vulgar show! We were a bachelorette group of 8. This place is definitely a popular spot for bachelorette parties! The host mostly speaks in French, but once she knew we were an English speaking group,...More

Thank Gabrielle1913
Reviewed 25 April 2016 via mobile

I see others have had the same problem. Freezing cold, I was happy to arrive at the door, paid my entrance fee ($13) and got stamped on the wrist. Then was told to check my (lightweight) jacket downstairs. I said that I was cold and...More

1  Thank S2uart
Reviewed 24 April 2016 via mobile

We decided to go to Cabaret Mado for our friend's bachelorette. I had heard a lot about this place and was always curious about it. I am so glad I finally had the chance to see it for myself. It was hilarious!! Although, you should...More

1  Thank Fran M
Reviewed 30 March 2016

If you want a different kind of evening, grab a few friends and try the mado experience. It-s really a lot of fun and you-ll talk about it all week. Cheers.

The Village (Gay Village)
The rainbow pillars of Beaudry Métro Station shepherd
the way into to The Village, one of the largest hubs
for gay and lesbian culture in North America. With an
open layout and a congenial aura, the refurbished
buildings along Rue Sainte-Catherine pay a special
homage to menswear and to caffeine, with showrooms and
cafes. By morning, the antiquing gems along Amherst
Street are packed with collectors. An incredible party
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Parmita S
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Response from fluffyb2016 | Reviewed this property |
Sorry typo : Cabaret Mado...