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Sumo Ramen

1007 St Laurent, Montreal, Quebec QC H2Z, Canada (Ville-Marie)
514 940-3668
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Ranked #2,097 of 4,473 Restaurants in Montreal
Cuisines: Japanese
Neighborhood: Ville-Marie
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  • Chinese (Simplified) first
  • English first
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English first
Montreal, Canada
1 review
1 of 5 stars Reviewed August 31, 2014

One of the worst restaurant experience EVER really. When we arrived, we were asked to sit close to the kitchen. I asked why, as it's really hot outside so we want to sit outside the a/c. so the waiter reluctantly sat us closer to the window with a/c on. Once we were handed the menu, we started looking at the... More

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Montreal, Canada
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed June 19, 2014

I went there yesterday with a friend, i had high expectations for this place, as I read online that it was good. Nothing farthest from the truth... I ordered Gyoza as an appetizer, they were crispy only on one side, and they tasted worse than any of the ones you can buy frozen in a shop around china town. My... More

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Orlando, Florida
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 13, 2014 via mobile

I happened upon this restaurant and decide to try it out after noticing the Trip Advisor sticker in the window. Easy to read menu, friendly staff and yummy soup. I had the traditional bowl in soya broth but with udon noodles instead of ramen. Filling and tasty.

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New York City, New York
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed January 7, 2014

No comparison to ramen at Ippudo (4th Ave. in NYC), for instance, but it can hold its own on a gelid winter day. Lots of noodles, lots of meat and veggies. Depends what you look for. It was hot, hearty, tasty, not too salty and the service was friendly and quick. Also, you can't beat the price: CDN$9.99 for a... More

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saint-hubert, Quebec
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1 of 5 stars Reviewed October 27, 2013

Honestly, i went there with my friends and their "ramen" isnt even ramen. Its literally spagettis they used for the noodles. The only thing i liked here was their Chicken wings and gyoza.... Go to Imadake if you want something of quality. DONT RECOMMEND AT ALL!!!

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Burnaby, Canada
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4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed August 18, 2013

On the recommendation of a friend, we walked up the narrow steps to this 2nd floor restaurant with 11 people (including kids and seniors) and had a good meal with a view of the east end of Chinatown. This is a prototypical ramen restaurant that has all the features students and "young folk" would probably want: good ramen for a... More

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Aberdeen, New Jersey
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed May 2, 2013

It's probably not fair for me to write a review on Sumo as I have dined at many of the top ramen shops in New York (Totto, Ippudo etc) and have therefore been spoiled by good ramen. The ramen at Sumo isn't bad...it's just not anything special. I ordered the vegetarian ramen and the vegetables they included were tomatoes and... More

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Montreal, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 21, 2013

The menu is very interesting, very authentic and tasty. The ramen noodles bowl are so good!! the grilled calamari is also delicious, and so are the gyozas!! it's a cute place, very good service. We will go back there many times!

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3 of 5 stars Reviewed October 7, 2012 via mobile

Not a crowded spot when we arrived. We both had a bowl of Ramen. My husbands beef ramen was good, I was disappointed by the "Krab" in my seafood bowl. The udon noodles were good. The fried tentacles app was WAY overcooked. They would do better removing the small ends and just offering smaller bites of the larger bits. Staff... More

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2 of 5 stars Reviewed August 19, 2012

Standard for this city in the ramen department, not the real thing by any means. I appreciate the fact that that Sumo Ramen is giving us this soup. It is not completely bad of course. But you would not last a day selling this in Japan. In the meantime as we all wait Sumo Ramen will do.

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