Tropic-Leo ​

The best of African cuisine in Montreal


has been your African grocery store in Montreal for over 15 years. We offer a wide range of African Food Products including Spices, Vegetables, Fruits, Nuts, Seeds, Herbs, Oils, Sauces, Pastas, Rices, Flours, Confections, Beverages, juices, ready meals, etc.

Tropic-Léo is the best place to discover African cuisine in Montreal. Located in the heart of the Ahuntsic district, this restaurant-grocery makes the best braised fish in Montreal and excellent chicken seasoned with spices, then cooked over charcoal.

Opening time

Monday: 10 a.m. - 9 p.m.
Tuesday: 10 a.m. - 9 p.m.
Wednesday and Thursday: 9 a.m. - 9:30 p.m.
Friday and Saturday: 8 a.m. - 10:30 p.m.
Sunday: closed

Let yourself be transported to the most exotic lands with our products

Tropic-Leo is the ideal place to find the freshest and tastiest exotic products. From meat and fish to fruits and vegetables, spices and herbs, we have everything you need to cook the best dishes of your life. Discover the best of Africa and the Caribbean at Tropic-Leo. You will find a wide selection of food products there.

Our catering services



Charcoal BBQ


Aloco support


Rice with vegetables

Glued rice

Senegalese Tchepe

Pondu (saka-saka)

Our spices and other food products

Yam powder

Cassava flour

Roasted peanut


Smoked or dried fish


Ox foot


Sorrel flower from Guinea

Déguè or Thiakry

Green plantain bananas

Palm oils

Tropic Léo is the best place to find the tropical and exotic products you need. Take advantage of the best condiments to enhance the taste of your cuisine at competitive prices.

A culinary experience like no other, only at Tropic Léo

Specialist in cooking over a wood fire, Tropic Léo offers you a barbecue chicken with a unique flavor. Our spicy and braised chicken is reputed to be the best in Quebec.

Added to this is our charcoal-cooked fish that will satisfy your most bizarre culinary desires. Your culinary curiosity will lead you into the deep flavors of African and Caribbean cuisine.

Enjoy excellent grilled meat or fish over charcoal with your choice of side dish: aloco, chikwangue, samboussa or atiéké. That’s not all! you will discover various dishes from West Africa and Central Africa.


Call us to place your order!

Are you a fan of new flavors? Come and visit your restaurant-grocery store in Montreal. Your new destination to find products from other horizons. Be sure to encounter a variety of spices from African and Caribbean cuisine. It is also your tropical market, with a wide selection of fresh and quality tropical products. You will find everything you need to make a delicious meal. There is something for every taste! Enjoy your lunch!


Welcome to Marché Tropic-Leo!

Due to renovation work, we are currently closed from January 7 to 21, 2024. We will be back and ready to welcome you again on Monday January 22, 2024. Thank you very much for your understanding. See you soon !