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HoSu Bistro

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Downtown Toronto
Japanese, Sushi, Korean
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254 Queen Street West, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
416-848-9456
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Dining options: Dinner, Lunch, Delivery

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  • 7
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Rating summary
  • Food
    3.5 of 5 stars
    Service
    3.5 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3 of 5 stars
Good but not great

Needed to grab a bite between meetings, we decided to give HoSu a try. Service was quick and attentive. Menu isn't extensive but has all the basics that the average sushi fan would want. Having eaten a lot of sushi in Vancouver, I use that as my guideline for judging quality -- HoSu is good, but if... read more

3 of 5 starsReviewed May 10, 2015
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Toronto, Canada
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San Diego, California
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104 reviews 104 reviews
58 restaurant reviews
82 helpful votes 82 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2015 NEW

I had a great meal at Hosu on a rainy May Sunday afternoon in Toronto. I was a little skeptical of the menu at first - one the left side are a bunch of Japanese dishes, and on the right, Korean entrees (I am always hesitant about these asian restaurants that serve more than one kind of Asian food). But... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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13 reviews 13 reviews
8 restaurant reviews
7 helpful votes 7 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 10, 2015

Needed to grab a bite between meetings, we decided to give HoSu a try. Service was quick and attentive. Menu isn't extensive but has all the basics that the average sushi fan would want. Having eaten a lot of sushi in Vancouver, I use that as my guideline for judging quality -- HoSu is good, but if you're looking for... More 

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Las Vegas, Nevada
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35 reviews 35 reviews
19 restaurant reviews
29 helpful votes 29 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed May 7, 2015

I have been going to Hosu Bistro for the last ten years. It's not fancy, but it is always crowded. That's because the Sushi is fresh, their Korean dishes amazing, the prices are low and the staff is always friendly.

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Milton Keynes, United Kingdom
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6 reviews 6 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 28, 2015

Found this place just walking back from a day of shopping. Doesn't look much from the outside but service and food is good. Great prices also. Fresh food. We had the udon noodle chicken soup dish and the beef bipbimbap and few side orders...grilled squid...sushi. Friendly staff aswell.

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Toronto, Canada
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26 reviews 26 reviews
18 restaurant reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 1, 2015

Service and food are always consistently good. Really enjoy stopping here for lunch and dinner or just take out.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 18, 2015

We had a quick lunch with very friendly service. It is a great place for families with older children. Ordered sushi and bento boxes.

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Toronto, Canada
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75 reviews 75 reviews
42 restaurant reviews
248 helpful votes 248 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 6, 2015

I keep going back the last three months in hopes that it will go back to the quality it was, however the quality is not improving. The sashimi just doesn't look fresh- it looks like it has been sitting for a while...the white fish is not quite "white" (it looks old) and the taste is not quite right. I have... More 

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Montreal, Canada
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215 restaurant reviews
248 helpful votes 248 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 30, 2014

My main purpose in reviewing Ho Su Bistro is to recommend their house specialty, kam pong gi, a fabulously spicy, deep-fried chicken dish that's basically like General Tso's chicken on steroids. Everything else we sampled on our Wednesday-night visit was fairly run-of-the-mill, and I wasn't that impressed with the freshness of their salmon roe (ikura) sashimi. Ho Su Bistro is... More 

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Houston, Texas
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14 reviews 14 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed December 24, 2014

I came here to Toronto to visit some friends and this place was suggested by a few that actually lived in Toronto. So I expected to be very satisfied with the quality here, but I wasn't. The sushi here was just, ok. Most of the fish I had didn't have a juicy taste, it almost was a bit dry. I... More 

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Ontario
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92 reviews 92 reviews
59 restaurant reviews
111 helpful votes 111 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed November 2, 2014

My daughter took me to this place tonight before a play. Place was very busy. The food was very good and portions are large. I had the beef udon. Would be back.

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 254 Queen Street West, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Ontario  >  Toronto>  > Downtown Toronto
  • Neighborhood: Downtown Toronto
  • Phone Number: 416-848-9456

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 10 - 20
  • Cuisine: Japanese, Sushi, Korean

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