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Kyo Bar Japonais

711, Cote de la Place d'Armes, Montreal, Quebec H2Y 2X6, Canada
+1 514-282-2711
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  • Excellent64%
  • Very good26%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“sashimi” (44 reviews)
“donuts” (31 reviews)
“maguro” (8 reviews)
Open Now
17:00 - 23:00All hours
Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Gluten Free Options
$$ - $$$
711, Cote de la Place d'Armes, Montreal, Quebec H2Y 2X6, Canada
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Reviewed yesterday via mobile

A Montreal restaurant where the service is on par with the food...all around great. They call it Japanese tapas, whatever it is, it worked for us! The beef sashimi was unbelievable, tasty dumplings and very inventive sushi. The staff will help you with your selections...More

Thank gatsby1961
Reviewed 2 days ago

If you go there with your family count at least 100$CAN per person with the drinks. Now for the food All the dishes were great. Great service too Book, before going. It is always full...

Thank Gonzague V
Reviewed 3 days ago

We recently visited Kyo. Our food was excellent and the service was fantastic. Our server, Guillaume, was fantastic. He told us all about the specials and walked us through each course of the tasting menu. Even gave us a heads up as to how long...More

Thank bingham10016
Reviewed 3 days ago

Traveling in Montreal, we were looking for top sushi restaurants and this one came up. Being from the Maritimes, we are perfectly bilingual but our waitress had such a hard time understanding our (and i quote) ''funny accent'' that we had to speak to her...More

Thank Bianca C
Reviewed 5 days ago

We were staying in the hotel where the restaurant is located. I am not an expert on Japanese food but I thought it was of a very good quality and not that expense.

Thank dickstroud
Reviewed 6 days ago

Unusual mix of cocktails on the menu, combining Japanese with typical Western ingredients such as bourbon and vodka. We went with Japanese tapas (i.e., izakaya) and enjoyed each dish, including okonomiyaki (a seafood crepe), gomae (spinach), shrimp tempura and vegetables and combination maki rolls. Each...More

Thank Susan B
Reviewed 6 days ago

Due to a confluence of travel events, we ended up eating at Kyo twice on our trip to Montreal. The food is exceptional. Wonderfully fresh fish in creative "tapas style" presentation. Over the two meals, we had their sashimi, maki, scallop and beef ceviches, hamachi...More

Thank Mike R
Reviewed 6 days ago

We had a large group of 11 with 5 kids and they were able to accommodate us easily. With the kids, we had a wide-range of taste buds. The sushi was fantastic with a variety of Maki Rolls and sashimi being shared. Other dishes of...More

Thank Cousy14
Reviewed 1 week ago

This place was my favorite sushi place in Montreal. Unfortunately, they recently had a "brilliant" idea: sell 2/3 of the regular quantity for 15% more money!! If you order sashimi for instance you will have 2 pieces (instead of the regular 3) for 7$ instead...More

Thank Ahmed Khalil B
Expoldmtl, Responsable des relations clients at Kyo Bar Japonais, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Hi Ahmed, We’re sorry that your experience wasn't what you expected. Rest assured that your comments are taken very seriously. Thanks for taking the time to write to us.

Reviewed 1 week ago

When we reserve there, we were expecting something similar to a typical Sushi Bar. We were very pleasantly surprised by the variety of the menu. The waiter was very helpful in explaining the menu options. On top of that, the quality of our food was...More

Thank Bernard P
Quartier International
Designed to connect and beautify unused space, today
the Quartier International is like a transversal piece
of modern art. The distinctive design flair is most
apparent at its focal point, the Palais des Congres, a
convention centre and retail space with a
multi-coloured glass exterior and an equally bold
interior motif. Outdoors too, the Quartier is friendly
towards public art exhibits along its stylish, plotted
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Ella L
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Response from Kris J | Reviewed this property |
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Anne G
6 August 2015|
Response from cbeland |
Bonjour, Nous avons une grande sélection de sushis et de plats disponibles qui sont faits sans fruits de mer. Je vous recommande fortement les makis Gaijin ou au saumon épicé, la morue charbonnière au miso, le sashimi de... More
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
  • Value
Average prices
USD 15 - USD 28
Lunch, Dinner
Restaurant features
Takeout, Waitstaff, Street Parking, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi, Reservations, Seating
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Bar Scene, Business meetings, Romantic, Groups
Open Hours
17:00 - 23:00
17:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 23:00
12:00 - 14:00
12:00 - 14:00
17:00 - 00:00
17:00 - 00:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 711, Cote de la Place d'Armes, Montreal, Quebec H2Y 2X6, Canada (Formerly Aix Cuisine du Terroir)
  • Public Transportation: Metro Place d'Armes (Orange line) Bus line: 55
  • Location: Canada  >  Quebec  >  Montreal>  > Quartier International
  • Neighbourhood: Quartier International
  • Phone Number: +1 514-282-2711
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A taste of Japan situated in a laid-back hideaway by Place d'Armes Square, Kyo Bar Japonais is a favourite among hungry, Old Montreal diners. Its menu boasts colourful izakaya creations, lunchtime bento box specials, smart sushi options and, with over 25 varieties, Montreal's most extensive sake list! Punctuating the assorted deliciousness is an atmosphere fit for good times, great company and ample post-meal sake sipping.
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