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Japanese, Asian
Special Diets
Vegetarian Friendly
Table Service, Seating

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This should be rated much higher. Very small and fantastic place. Unfortunate that trip advisor only shows those with most reviews first . Not the little ones with few but fantastic food. 7 stars deserved

Date of visit: May 2019
Thank 594thiloh
Reviewed March 7, 2019 via mobile

My wife and I visited this little restaurant in the Plateau-Mont-Royal following our instinct. The food is simply great. The service is good. We loved the Takoyaki and the Okonomiyaki was also tasty. The place can only accommodate 20 people at most but it’s worth...More

Date of visit: March 2019
Thank danielpP8423JM
Reviewed July 2, 2018

You might have to wait outside to get a table. but the food there is absolutely delicious. The ingredients are so fresh and well prepared. It was a delight.

Date of visit: June 2018
Thank Isabelle P
Reviewed April 26, 2018

I was surprised how tiny the place was. Maybe 10 seats top. No tables only counters. But still very cozy. The food though... wow it was amazing! I never tasted anything like it. We took everything. So the takoyaki, Okonomiyaki, and the plate of the...More

Date of visit: January 2018
Thank ruberchikken
Reviewed March 9, 2018

I hesitate to write this review because I want to keep this place all to myself! A small counter in the Little Portugal area of the Plateu, Noren is like being transported all the way to Japan. Authentic, tiny, warm and delicious... if you can...More

Date of visit: March 2018
Thank SMeleskie
Reviewed November 3, 2017

Very small but neat. They cook meals right in front of you, which reminds me of Japan. Since they are small, you get to talk to the cooks and waitress often, and that is fun. They have 2 main dishes that are always available, and...More

Date of visit: November 2017
Thank Alexoz02
Reviewed July 19, 2017 via mobile

This little place only has a few things on the menu but does them to perfection. The Okonomiyaki is the best I've had.

Date of visit: July 2017
Thank LavenderLemon
Reviewed June 4, 2017 via mobile

I love this restaurant! Everytime I go I get the vegetarian takoyaki and they are the best! Could eat this everyday!

Date of visit: May 2017
Thank chanelmarceau
Reviewed May 9, 2017 via mobile

Great food. Great service. The place is very small, though. I cannot tell whether it is authentic Japanese, but it was definitely something new to me. The pork spices were amazing. The plates I tried with mushrooms were all really good.

Date of visit: May 2017
Thank Jeffrey R
Reviewed March 6, 2017 via mobile

Great value on Rachel near St-Urbain, Noren does not look like a lot from outside but delivers of flavourful punch. The menu is not very extensive and offers mainly octopus balls and okonomyiaki or Japanese omelet. Ordered a flavourful butternut squash miso soup for warmth...More

Date of visit: November 2016
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