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Kazu

1862 Saint Catherine w, Montreal, Quebec, Canada (Ville-Marie)
514-937-2333
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Ranked #58 of 4,319 restaurants in Montreal
Certificate of Excellence 2013
Price range: $10 - $15
Cuisines: Japanese
Dining options: Dinner
Neighborhood: Ville-Marie
Restaurant details
Dining options: Dinner
Neighborhood: Ville-Marie
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English first
Ottawa, Canada
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9 reviews 9 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 23, 2014

This is the second time I come here and last time I came was over a year ago. It is still amazing ! It's not fine dining but the food is exceptional for a really good value. It is crowded and there might be a line up but it is definitely worth the wait! Is isn't a place where you... More

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Montreal, Canada
Top Contributor
62 reviews 62 reviews
33 restaurant reviews
51 helpful votes 51 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 16, 2014

Fantastic food, really authentic Japanese cuisine. It's an incredible pleasure for one's taste buds. Went there several times and everything i ever order is amazing. There is always a longue queue so get ready to wait in line a little bit before getting your table. But it's part of the experience, and you really understand quickly why so many people... More

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Montreal, Canada
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12 reviews 12 reviews
9 restaurant reviews
6 helpful votes 6 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 4, 2014

It's an experience. The chef is sweet and always smiling. The place in small and always crowded. And I am a happier person because it exists. Flavors I guarantee you have never had before. Worth the wait in line or order it to go. Just call and within 10mins you can go pick up your food

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Newcastle-under-Lyme, United Kingdom
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23 reviews 23 reviews
20 restaurant reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2014

There is often a queue outside Kazu, so I visited with a friend. It is close to Concordia University, and serves a student budget friendly menu. The menu is in the form of poster around the restaurant, so it can be quite hard to see at time as it is so crowded. (There is also a paper menu) The food... More

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Toronto, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 17, 2014

Kazu san is for me one of the smartest and talented culinary "artist" in montreal. love the food. ambiance. it s just disconecting with montreal during the time of a meal. it s worth the lineup! love the pork neck, the salmon and tuna bowl and the shrimp burger. everytime i'm in montreal, i stop by kazy!

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Montreal, Canada
Senior Reviewer
7 reviews 7 reviews
5 restaurant reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2014

Japanese fusion cuisine may give you some surprise. Overall, the food are good but a bit pricy. The ramen is only available at lunch hour which is well made. If you come for lunch hour, you may need to wait for like 30-45 minutes.

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Lachine, Quebec, Canada
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65 reviews 65 reviews
41 restaurant reviews
26 helpful votes 26 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 11, 2014

I went back to this restaurant last week and it was so cold in the restaurant that I had to wear my winter coat while having lunch. The food is excellent but they should invest in heating. My top 3: • Their salmon and tuna salad • Their braised pork • Their ramen soup

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Montreal, Quebec, Canada
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14 reviews 14 reviews
12 restaurant reviews
5 helpful votes 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 31, 2014

This place is always packed, and deservedly so. The food is fresh, flavourful, and delicious. The atmosphere is unique, if rather cramped. Don't be disappointed by a seat at the counter; it will allow you to see all of the action. Try the sparkling maple ice cream for dessert!

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Toronto, Canada
Senior Contributor
30 reviews 30 reviews
10 restaurant reviews
17 helpful votes 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 29, 2014

No trip to Montreal is complete without visiting Kazu and its MASSIVE line up's! There's no better way to feel like a local, other than to stand outside for a minimum wait time of 45 mins, as you stare down diners sitting in the cramped, but wonderful restaurant. The staff, as well as the chef, are always so welcoming and... More

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Montreal, Canada
Senior Contributor
37 reviews 37 reviews
34 restaurant reviews
13 helpful votes 13 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed January 19, 2014

What a disappointment! Had brunch at Kazu today....waited in the usual long line up. The food was mediocre at best. Very bland no flavour I won't be returning there! I ordered 48 hour pork that I have ordered before.....there was hardly any pork in the bowl only soggy onions! The tuna and salmon rice bowl was also tasteless! Not what... More

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