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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” (49 reviews)
“donuts” (29 reviews)
“maguro” (8 reviews)
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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

Solo bar visit for food as on business - welcoming staff and very attentive barman (Fred); who was able to provide bit food and drink recommendedations. Excellent Old Fashioned, so much so, had two. Food... Precisely as hoped: fresh, delicate, full of flavour! Dumplings and...More

Thank Chris J
Reviewed 4 days ago via mobile

After seeing the strong reviews, we were eager to try Kyo. I ordered one of the nigiri plates (pictured) and was pleasantly surprised with the freshness and quality of the fish - the fish melted in your mouth. I was a little shocked that the...More

Thank Kayla S
Reviewed 1 week ago

Let's start off with the fact I didn't know sashimi meant raw and I ordered the sashimi beef. Incredible!! Pork dumplings are to die for also. I went in for a snack and a beer and I craved for so much more once I was...More

Thank wate0083
cbeland, Manager at Kyo Bar Japonais, responded to this reviewResponded 4 days ago

Dear Wate0083, It is very nice to read that we made you discover new tastes that you never tried before. This is exactly what we love to do at Kyo. I am very happy that Guillaume gave you a good service and recommended you sakes....More

Reviewed 1 week ago

Super-convenient location, as we stayed at the Hotel Place d'Armes and this on the lower floor. You can also dine al fresco, along the street. Staff was the best, especially Ramón, at breakfast.

Thank RhoneRico
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

Stayed in the wonderful hotel only to be extremely disappointed by the service in this restaurant for breakfast. We were one of three tables in the whole place and sat for 15min with no coffee or acknowledgement. Tried making eye contact and nothing. It was...More

Thank jbabichuk
Reviewed 1 week ago

We were promptly seated & our waitress was knowledgeable of the menu.The waitress was very attentive to our needs. The miso soup was the best I have ever had. Portion sizes were bigger than other sushi restaurants I have been to in my home town....More

Thank 801nikkic
cbeland, Manager at Kyo Bar Japonais, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear 801nikkic, Thank you very much for taking the time to write your comment. We really appreciate it and we hope to see you again on your next visit to Montreal. thank you Christine Beland Food & Beverage director 514-282-2721

Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This place was great- our food & server were amazing!!! We even got a day of reservation and we're seated promptly when we arrived.

Thank Lisaradz
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Awkward service, overpriced wine and small portions. Had the udon noodles with "chicken" and mushrooms - there were literally 3 tiny pieces of chicken and a few mushrooms so I left, still hungry, even though we had had some maki as starters. I've never had...More

Thank Annedubureau
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Sushi was fresh and tasty, as was the seaweed salad. My kids really enjoyed their yakisoba and chicken skewers. We went early (around 5:30/6) which was really nice because it wasn't loud and we were able to get a table. It was quite busy by...More

Thank RoamingMenehune
cbeland, Manager at Kyo Bar Japonais, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Dear RoamingMenehune, I am very happy to read that you enjoyed your dinner at Kyo recently. Thank you for taking the time to write a review. We hope to see you soon again. Christine Beland Food & Beverage director 514-282-2721

Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Very conveniently located by the Norte dame church on the corner. Limited menu not a full selection like you would if you were in a REAL sushi restaurant, Lunch time is Americana eggs / burger - Night time is Sushi - Food is good -...More

Thank Chin S
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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Response from Kris J | Reviewed this property |
I do believe so!
Anne G
5 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
US$15 - US$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
Romantic, Business meetings, Groups, Bar Scene
Open Hours
17:00 - 23:00
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17:00 - 23:00
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17:00 - 23:00
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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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