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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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  • Excellent66%
  • Very good24%
  • Average7%
  • Poor2%
  • Terrible1%
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“sashimi” (59 reviews)
“donuts” (44 reviews)
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CUISINES
Japanese, Sushi, Asian, Vegetarian Friendly, Vegan Options, Gluten Free Options
PRICE
$$ - $$$
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Food
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LOCATION
711, Cote de la Place d'Armes, Montreal, Quebec H2Y 2X6, Canada
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Reviewed 3 days ago via mobile

This could have been a wine bar with sushi rather than a sushi bar with western vibes. The balance is off. Yes there were sake drums and Japonais lanterns but the rest is plainly regular Canadian wine bar. Noisy, closely packed tables high and Low...More

Date of visit: December 2018
Thank sunnyboy9
Catalina A, Manager at Kyo Bar Japonais, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hello Sunnyboy9, Thank you for taking the time to review us, we are sorry to hear you didn't enjoy your experience at Kyo. As we are mainly an Izakaya restaurant with a sushi bar it can sometimes get a little loud and crowded especially on...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago

Place is step down from Notre-Dame Basilica and it was the only one open at that time. We took a chance not knowing what to expect. What a perfect decision it was ! Stunning cozy atmosphere, interesting menu and superb service. Our host for the...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank IrynaCanada
Catalina A, Manager at Kyo Bar Japonais, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Hello Iryna, Thank you for visiting Kyo and for taking the time to review us. We are very glad to see that Megan was able to provide you with great service and that you enjoyed your experience. We hope to see you next time you're...More

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

I went with my friends on Friday night and we had amazing food, good drinks and exceptional service with our waitress Rachel and manager Catalina. I really recommend, it’s such a nice place to go!

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank cassandra0319
Catalina A, Manager at Kyo Bar Japonais, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello Cassandra, Rachel and myself had a great time serving you guys. Thank you for visiting Kyo, we hope it won't be the last time. Catalina Arboleda Kyo Japanese Bar Maitre D 514 282-2711

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

Terrific staff , waiter rachel was very attentive manager Catalina came to intoduce hereself couldn’t have asked for a better service ! Food is out of this world every plate filled with different flavours ! Would recomend 100% for group outings with friends or events...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Kaitlin O
Catalina A, Manager at Kyo Bar Japonais, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello Kaitlin, Thank you for choosing Kyo for your outing with friends, we are really glad you enjoyed your experience. Come back anytime for another great meal! Catalina Arboleda Kyo Japanese Bar Maitre D 514 282-2711

Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

This is a wonderful restaurant with small plates for sharing. The Gai-Jin Maki, ebi mayo shrimp, donuts were our favorites. We had great service from Guillaume. My son is in his 1st year at McGill and this will now be one of our go to...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank reviewer0910
Catalina A, Manager at Kyo Bar Japonais, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello Reviewer0910, Thank you for the great rating. We are happy to see how much you enjoyed the restaurant and to read that we will be one of your go to spots in Montreal. Good luck to your son in his studies and we hope...More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago via mobile

Our visit at Kyo was great! The food was really good and service even better. The staff was welcoming and accommodating. Guillaume, our attendant, explained the different food items and pairings. He also gave us more local spots to check out during our visit. I...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Kevin P
Catalina A, Manager at Kyo Bar Japonais, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello Kevin, Thank you for the 5 stars and for chosing Kyo during your stay in Montreal. We are happy to see that Guillaume was not only able to guide you through the menu but that he was able to make your stay even better....More

Reviewed 4 weeks ago

It was our first experience at Kyo Bar Japonais, I was not sure when I booked a table but when we came and sat at a table Guillaume provided us a 5 star service, explaining the menu professionally and with smile. The meal was excellent...More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank Efimoora
Catalina A, Manager at Kyo Bar Japonais, responded to this reviewResponded 3 weeks ago

Hello Alena, We are happy to read that you chose to dine with us and that Guillaume provided you with great service. I would like to thank you for taking the time to review us as reviews help us improve everytime. We hope to see...More

Reviewed 5 weeks ago

This is a modern Japanese style restaurant, with a touch of a Montreal brasserie style. The atmosphere is warm and friendly, and the food is delicious.

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank balage2016
Catalina A, Manager at Kyo Bar Japonais, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hello Balage2016, We are excited to read you positive comment! Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We hope next time will be just as pleasant. Catalina Arboleda Kyo Japanese Bar Maitre D 514 282-2711

Reviewed November 5, 2018 via mobile

We had an excellent time at Kyo. The food was great and we enjoyed the lively atmosphere. All the small plates were delicious. We got one order of sushi which was also tasty. Our favorites were the beef skewers, chicken wings and the citrus donuts....More

Date of visit: November 2018
Thank slamstar5
Catalina A, Manager at Kyo Bar Japonais, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Hello Britt A, At Kyo we pride ourselves on our food and service so it's always great to read such positive reviews. Thank you for taking the time to give us a 5 star, we hope to see you soon for some more desserts. Catalina...More

Reviewed October 31, 2018

This place seems to be quite popular, and I would recommend you get a reservation. The atmosphere is lively so if you want a quiet dinner this is not the spot. There is a good selection of hot and cold dishes. I was happy with...More

Date of visit: October 2018
Thank Kkgriff
Catalina A, Manager at Kyo Bar Japonais, responded to this reviewResponded November 3, 2018

Hello Kkgriff, Thank you for leaving such a great review and helping others learn a little more about us! We are glad to see you enjoyed the lively atmosphere and all of the food and drinks. Hope to see you soon. Catalina Arboleda Kyo Japanese...More

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Hi there. Yes, there is a way for it to be accessible, I believe. If you go through the hotel, there is elevator access to the entrance. If coming from the street access, I believe there were 2 steps to get onto the... More
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There wasn’t a kids menu that I know of.
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Restaurant Details

Rating summary
  • Food
    Service
  • Value
    Atmosphere
Average prices
US$14 - US$26
Meals
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, Accepts Credit Cards
Dining Style
Casual Elegant
Good for
Bar Scene, Business meetings, Groups, Romantic
Open Hours
Sunday
5:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
Monday
5:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Tuesday
5:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Wednesday
5:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Thursday
5:00 p.m. - 11:00 p.m.
12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Friday
12:00 p.m. - 2:00 p.m.
5:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Saturday
5:00 p.m. - 12:00 a.m.
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 711, Cote de la Place d'Armes, Montreal, Quebec H2Y 2X6, Canada (Formerly Aix Cuisine du Terroir)
    (Saint-Jacques)
  • 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
  • E-mail
Description
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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