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Big In Japan Restaurant

) #1,006 of 4,771 Restaurants in Montreal ₹₹ - ₹₹₹ Japanese, Asian
3723 St-Laurent, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
+1 514-847-2222
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  • Excellent29%
  • Very good38%
  • Average16%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible8%
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“kimchi” (4 reviews)
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3723 St-Laurent, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
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Reviewed 14 July 2017 via mobile

My wife and I felt like having a nice beer and a little something to eat when we saw "Brasserie Japonaise", which stands for Japanese brewery. The perfect spot, right? Once inside, they told us they only had one beer on tap or a 500ml...More

Thank Eric L
Reviewed 6 July 2017

I ordered the Torikatsu Don (Crispy chicken on rice) plate, it was really bad. The chicken was not cooked all the way (please don't tell me that's the way we eat chicken), not crispy as the description and had a bad smell. I just couldn't...More

Thank Halle389
Reviewed 30 June 2017

My friend took me here and I returned the next day... then brought another friend. Unfortunately I am back home so will have to wait until my next trip back to Canada for a heavenly ginger ice cream!

Thank fmacandr
Reviewed 15 June 2017

I ordered a tuna tataki and spicy ramen. The overall waiting time is too long, almost 30 mins, consider don and ramen are quick meal in japan. The tuna tataki is so so. The tuna slice is obviously too thick and non-fresh, even worse, they...More

Thank Demanding_Guy12
Reviewed 4 May 2017

Came here with some colleagues last week when in town - someone I was with said they'd seen this spot on The Layover with Anthony Bourdain so I immediately expected somewhere with huge hype and little to back it up. I'm pleased to say I...More

Thank itstoospicy
Reviewed 2 March 2017

This is not a vegetarian restaurant but they do a good job of accommodating us with a delicious noodle, vegetable and tofu soup. The salads are very good. This is a good choice for vegetarians and non-vegetarians.

Thank cwbyesq
Reviewed 14 February 2017

I eat lunch here regularly when in town. Good service, great and simple courses and a wonderful urban atmsophere.

Thank Mikael C
Reviewed 29 December 2016

The line outside Schwartz's was too long for me to wait by myself so I kept on walking down the street and found this interesting-looking place for japanese comfort food. I ordered the spicy ramen which was ok- a little too salty. It was a...More

Thank kt3
Reviewed 21 December 2016

A quiet atmosphère next to noisy and busy st-Laurent Boulevard. Great food with good portions in a nice dining room.

Thank Samuel D
Reviewed 24 November 2016

This restaurant was recommended to us by our host in Montreal. But be warned that Google Maps lists it as Restaurant Big in Japan and not Bar Big in Japan. These are two completely different locations about a block from each other. The "Bar" has...More

Thank Max P
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  • Value
Lunch, Dinner, After-hours, Drinks
Restaurant features
Seating, Waitstaff, Serves Alcohol, Takeout, Reservations
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Open Hours
16:00 - 00:00
11:00 - 03:00
11:00 - 03:00
11:00 - 03:00
11:00 - 03:00
11:00 - 03:00
16:00 - 03:00
Location and Contact Information
  • Address: 3723 St-Laurent, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
  • Location: Canada  >  Quebec  >  Montreal>  > Le Plateau Mont-Royal
  • Neighbourhood: Le Plateau Mont-Royal
  • Phone Number: +1 514-847-2222
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