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Bistro Japonais Furusato

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Quartier des Spectacles
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2137 Rue De Bleury, Montreal, Quebec H3A 2K2, Canada
(514)849-3438
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Dining options: Dinner, Reservations, Seating, Takeout, Waitstaff

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  • 20
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  • 2
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  • 4
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Rating summary
  • Food
    4 of 5 stars
    Service
    4 of 5 stars
  • Value
    4 of 5 stars
    Atmosphere
    3.5 of 5 stars
Fresh sushi

Went here on a recommendation before catching the Just for Laughs festival in Montreal . Seems like a popular place with the locals as most of the tables were reserved.The appearance inside is a little shabby but the prices were fairly inexpensive. Sushi was fresh and the service very good .If... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed July 24, 2015
Caa0525
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Toronto, Canada
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 5 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 14, 2015

I heard about this place from a friend married to a Japanese husband and who lived in Japan for 2 years... I went for lunch with my sister, they have the regular menu of sushi and makis but also the soup and my favorite: Unadon! The price were very cheap and the food quality super good! the staff is japanese... More 

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Toronto, Canada
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 15 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2015 via mobile

Went here on a recommendation before catching the Just for Laughs festival in Montreal . Seems like a popular place with the locals as most of the tables were reserved.The appearance inside is a little shabby but the prices were fairly inexpensive. Sushi was fresh and the service very good .If close to the area I would recommend stopping by.

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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 17 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 1, 2015

Best Japanese restaurant in Montreal.Staffs and chef are nice and polite. Food is awesome. One should try Sushi and Sahimis.....

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1 Thank Vinit K
Montreal, Canada
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57 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 24 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 24, 2015

have been coming to Furusato for many years now, I go there pretty regularly since I'm always craving for good Japanese food. This little hidden gem serves authentic Japanese cuisine, it's homey, cozy and my favorite sushi restaurant. They always serve fresh sashimi/sushi, and their hot meals such as tempura udon, oyakodon, unagi don and katsudon are among my favorite... More 

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1 Thank missyufish
Montreal, Canada
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6 reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 9, 2015

Exceptional quality for very affordable price! Not your nonsense rolls, but authentic high qulity nigiri and sashimi, and other Japanese cusine. Highly recommended!

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 24, 2015

Best Japanese restaurant that i've been to on east coast Canada. What makes Furusato stand out are their impeccable service and traditional japanese food that makes you feel like home. The owner is also really humble and his skills in making sushis always amaze me. Your montreal experience won't be complete without trying out this awesome restaurant.

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1 Thank Lexie L
Toronto, Canada
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107 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 80 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 21, 2014

I was taken here by friends who live in Montreal.. promising me excellent authentic Japanese food and I was unbelievably impressed. What an amazing meal, we started with some tempura, light and delicious, then an assorted sashimi plate which was so good we ordered the same again! The staff and owners were incredibly courteous, the service excellent. The restaurant is... More 

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1 Thank Colin S
Montreal, Canada
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41 reviews
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common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 33 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed December 17, 2014

Wonderful restaurant. Service was excellent. What makes Furusato stand out so much is the menu, which has traditionnal japanese dishes that are hard to find in Montreal.

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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 21, 2014

this place has been a favorite of mine for years now. the food is incredibly good and very authentic (which is why it tastes different and better than most other sushi i ever had). the hot cooked dishes are as good as the sushi and i recommend trying a variety of things from the menu. the service can be slow,... More 

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Thank Inbal I
Montreal
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59 reviews
37 restaurant reviews
common_n_restaurant_reviews_1bd8 44 helpful votes
2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 16, 2014

The reviews for Bistro Furusato are generally gushing and extravagant. But I don't get it. This place is waaaaay below average. In fact, it is probably the poorest sushi restaurant I have yet ate at in Montreal. I went with my son and his girlfriend. The best dish we had was a sizzling beef platter, which was quite tasty if... More 

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Restaurant Details

Location and Contact Information

  • Address: 2137 Rue De Bleury, Montreal, Quebec H3A 2K2, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Quebec  >  Montreal>  > Quartier des Spectacles
  • Neighborhood: Quartier des Spectacles
  • Phone Number: (514)849-3438

Price and Cuisine

  • Average Prices: USD 10 - 21
  • Cuisine: Japanese, Asian, American, Sushi

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Staying in Quartier des Spectacles

Neighborhood Profile
Quartier des Spectacles
The bar-none entertainment district for music and arts, Quartier des Spectacles is an interactive playground that delights the senses. It totals over 30 performance halls, with the vibrant Place des Festivals at its heart. The outdoor event space features glowing towers, glass edifices, and granite-lined bike paths, and hosts annual festivals, concerts, and comedy nights. The cinema, theaters, and exhibition centers are entwined with external art projects, exemplified at Montreal's Contemporary Art Museum and appearing along every walkway of the Promenade des Artistes in the form of sculpture and public works, from digitally-enhanced swingsets to glowing fountains. Design, performance, and alternative music come together here, a stone's throw from the lively Latin Quarter along Rue Saint-Denis, the quintessential after-party spot for dinner and a drink following a day of jazz, poetry and play.