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Kanbai - CLOSED

1813 Rue Sainte Catherine Ouest, Montreal, Quebec H3H 1M2, Canada
+1 514-933-6699
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  • Excellent49%
  • Very good26%
  • Average17%
  • Poor5%
  • Terrible3%
28 Aug 2017
“Very very noisy spot but good food”
14 Mar 2017
“Superb Catonese Food”
Restaurant Hours Closed
CUISINES
Chinese
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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1813 Rue Sainte Catherine Ouest, Montreal, Quebec H3H 1M2, Canada
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Reviewed August 28, 2017

We arrived without reservations on a busy Saturday night but they immediately found a table for us right by the main entrance lobby. The waiter was rather gruff but the service was prompt. We perhaps ordered the wrong things but did not enjoy the spring...More

Thank Barbara F
Reviewed March 14, 2017

Rarely are places in Toronto this good! Kanbai is our night-before-race restaurant of choice, during the Grand Prix Weekend in Montreal. We have (always, actually) been seated immediately and by the same waiter, a short, humourous man that is great at explaining things and being...More

Thank Christian G
Reviewed November 21, 2016

Best food ever!! Highly recommend this restaurant to anyone who loves great food. A little tight for larger groups over 10 persons.

Thank Laurel L
Reviewed July 18, 2016 via mobile

Pleasant surprise in the midst of a very mainstream tourist strip on Sainte Catherine. High quality genuine fare, with the predictable fast, Chinese only mediocre service - but all worth it! And if you book one day in advance, you can get their signature creation...More

1  Thank danpoenaru
Reviewed June 28, 2016 via mobile

They changed the name for Pink Fish something but same food, supposedly. Arrived on my own for diner, no one to noticed me for 5-10 min. After that, an apparently overwhelmed waitress sat me and gave me some (quite good) rice tea and water. The...More

Thank Benjamin B
Reviewed April 5, 2016

The service is not always perfect. You might run into a waitress who can not really speak English nor French so be careful they understand what are you ordering. Otherwise the food is delicous and very cheap. Excellent value and great for a quick lunch...More

Thank Vojta P
Reviewed March 12, 2016 via mobile

My friend was told by his sister in law that this place is good. Firstly the hot and sour soup was way too salty. We found a shrimp that was not cooked all the way. We asked them to remove the dish from the bill...More

1  Thank Leon W
Reviewed February 22, 2016

We arrived shortly after 11.30am and have been welcome with smiles. They offer some kind of lunch menu (during lunchtime) which is limited to few options (about 8-9 items) - meaning less stuff to choose from :) Right when we sat down, we have received...More

2  Thank hondras007
Reviewed February 12, 2016

We had a late lunch there while on business in Montreal. We both thought that the food was very delicious. The best fried rice that I ever had. Waiter was very pleasant, and offered suggestions on what we should try. Portions are very large.

Thank CRFlagg
Reviewed January 30, 2016 via mobile

Wanted to try the poached fish. They seem to be out of everything fish and soup. We ended up ordering the wrong items on the menu. The salt and pepper shrimps come with their shell... Very hard to clean and eat. The eggplant dish was...More

1  Thank Nic-o-lous
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Restaurant Details

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Open Hours
Sunday
12:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Monday
11:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Tuesday
5:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Wednesday
5:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Thursday
5:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Friday
5:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
11:30 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Saturday
12:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 1813 Rue Sainte Catherine Ouest, Montreal, Quebec H3H 1M2, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Quebec  >  Montreal>  > Centre-Ville (Downtown)
  • Neighbourhood: Centre-Ville (Downtown)
  • Phone Number: +1 514-933-6699
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